Mission Hill

By - 4/17/17 - 10:52 pm
Mobilia

Kristen Mobilia, who has long been active in the Fenway Garden Society, which oversees the Fenway Victory Gardens, has filed papers with state elections officials for a possible race against District 8 (Fenway, Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Mission Hill) City Councilor Josh Zakim.

To get on the fall ballot, Mobilia will have to file enough signatures on nominating petitions that the city elections department will release next month.

Mobilia is also director of finance and administration at VideoLink, LLC, a Newton company that creates and manages videos for corporate clients.

By - 4/7/17 - 10:13 am

The Boston Business Journal reports that Mission Hill's only hospital specializing in bone and joint care is casting its lot with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and the Lahey Clinic in their bid to take on Partners.

By - 3/29/17 - 10:38 am

Check out the slideshow for this apartment listing for 15 Eldora St.. The fun never stops on ol' Mission Hill. Also exciting: The $3,750 rent for a three-bedroom on Mission Hill.

Via Bill, via Boston Reddit.

By - 3/27/17 - 9:12 am

Officials credit stepped up patrols by Northeastern cops in the neighborhood on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, plus counseling for off-campus students on how not to be jerks, according to the Huntington News, which reports officials made the assertions at a "town hall meeting" on community relations to which community residents were not invited.

By - 2/17/17 - 10:12 pm

Around 10 p.m. at Tremont and Gurney streets, near the Roxbury Crossing Orange Line stop.

By - 1/25/17 - 11:04 am

The Crimson reports shots were fired around 9:45 a.m., Tuesday, on Turquoise Way. Nobody hit.

By - 1/13/17 - 4:06 pm

The Boston Licensing Board yesterday approved a malt and wine license for Quick Pick Convenience, 973 Tremont St. Read more.

By - 1/10/17 - 5:28 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports SoulFire has ceased to be.

By - 1/7/17 - 6:21 pm

UPDATE: NBC Boston reports the person died.

Happened shortly before 6 p.m. at Hillside and Sunset streets. The homicide and accident-reconstruction units were called in due to the severity of her injuries. First responders had some trouble getting to the scene due to the slippery roads.

By - 12/29/16 - 1:03 pm

Prevailing sentiment in progressive haunts is “2016, don’t let the door hit you on the way out.” Between a stressful election season, acts of terror, and the crisis in Syria, many of us will be glad to see the calendar page turn on Sunday night. Still, to every cloud there is a silver lining, and at least when it comes to tackling climate change in the US, Massachusetts was a bright spot amidst the clouds of 2016.

By - 12/17/16 - 11:24 am

Jonathan Chavez, 22, of Mission Hill, had bail set at $200,000 yesterday at his arraignment for an armed home invasion at 11 Sunset Dr. this past Sunday that has left two MCPHS University students in critical condition. Read more.

By - 12/11/16 - 4:20 pm

Around 4:10 p.m. at 11 Sunset St. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of at least one of the victims' injuries.

By - 12/8/16 - 4:43 pm

Boston Police report arresting an 18-year-old already designated as a career criminal after a tussle inside a hallway at 80 Annunciation Rd. around 6:40 p.m. on Wednesday. Read more.

By - 11/12/16 - 5:55 pm

On Smith Street, behind the Tobin Community Center, around 5:45 p.m. At least one car was also hit.

By - 11/7/16 - 4:29 pm

The Boston Fire Deparment reports several people at the Manville School, 53 Parker Hill Ave., took ill this morning when somebody took an overheating phone charger into a restroom and poured water on it, resulting in fumes. Read more.

By - 11/7/16 - 10:34 am

WBZ reports on graffiti on Mission Hill and quotes BPD Commissioner William Evans:

We have a few people in our department who are very good at reading graffiti and finding out who’s responsible.

By - 11/4/16 - 1:50 pm
People standing in lines in Boston

Three photos of Bostonians standing in lines today. Can you guess which one is different from the other two? Answer (and photo credits) in the comments.

By - 10/24/16 - 5:49 pm

Around 530 p.m., a motor vehicle got up close and personal with both a bus and an E-Line trolley. Extensive damage to the car; no injuries. The Green Line is now suspended between Brigham Circle and Heath Street; riders are supposed to hop on a 39 bus instead.

By - 10/14/16 - 4:12 pm

The Santander Bank branch at 6 Francis St. was held up around 4 p.m. by a black man wearing a black hat, black sunglasses and a green jacket. Last spotted running up Tremont Street. He may be the same guy who held the bank up on Sept. 19; police suspect he's also responsible for other recent bank robberies.