Roxbury

By - 6/17/16 - 2:38 pm

Power shut, riders put on shuttle buses, expect delays.

UPDATE, 2:40 p.m. The T reported service has resumed, with "moderate" delays.

By - 6/7/16 - 2:06 pm

Tory Bullock ponders what's happening to Dudley Square.

By - 6/6/16 - 10:18 am

Jess Ernst asks:

Need to find a tailor who is good with men's suits, in the Roxbury/JP/South End part of the world.

By - 6/1/16 - 12:31 am

Around 12:20 a.m. outside 43 Holworthy St.

By - 5/27/16 - 12:56 pm

Around 12:40 p.m. on Warren Street, between Woodbine and Edgewood. The suspect is described as black, wearing a white T-shirt and bluejeans; he has bad teeth.

By - 5/27/16 - 9:53 am

Around 9:40 a.m. at Akron and Regent streets.

By - 5/27/16 - 8:53 am
Drawings of Boston Latin School seniors

Boston Latin School students walked into school today to find hallways lined with charcoal drawings of all 410 or so graduating seniors on their last full day of school. Philip Sossou of Roslindale started working on the drawings in February.

Video of more of the drawings: Read more.

By - 5/25/16 - 2:04 pm

Boston firefighters are at the City on a Hill charter school, 58 Circuit St., for a fire in the walls of the first floor that was reported around 1:50 p.m.

By - 5/19/16 - 5:18 pm

Around 5:10 p.m. on Blue Hill Avenue between Georgia and Cheney streets. One shot in the back, taken away in critical condition; the other shot in the leg. A car was also shot up. A gun was recovered several blocks away on Normandy Street.

Blue Hill Avenue was shut for the investigation.

By - 5/16/16 - 4:45 pm

Stanley Staco reports at least two people fired guns around 2:40 p.m. at Centre Street and Highland Avenue in Roxbury. One car hit.

By - 5/15/16 - 7:46 am

Shortly before 10 p.m. on Saturday, Crime Hub reports.

By - 5/14/16 - 11:39 pm

Shortly before 11 p.m., Scan Boston reports.

By - 5/13/16 - 7:42 am

A WBUR reporter takes us on a tour of Mass. Ave. in the area of Melnea Cass Boulevard.

As Pardini walks down the street, he explains the debris along the pavement.

"There's a cap from a needle. That's an empty heroin bag right there," Pardini says, while warning me to avoid the discarded needles at our feet.

Vice, meanwhile, takes us inside the Spot, a new location where Methadone Mile addicts can go and be monitored while they're under the influence.

By - 5/12/16 - 2:30 pm

The Globe reports she was bashed in the back of the head outside the Trotter School.

By - 5/11/16 - 4:48 pm

Mayor Walsh's office today announced it will invest $100,000 in a program to hire and train up to 25 returning inmates as farmers on a city-owned parcel in Roxbury or Dorchester. Read more.

By - 5/11/16 - 11:34 am

An assistant property manager and a custodian at the Roxse Homes subsidized-housing complex on the Roxbury/South End line pleaded guilty to one count each of conspiracy and seven counts each of corrupt receipt of payments by a federally funded organization, the US Attorney's office in Boston reports. Read more.

By - 5/9/16 - 4:01 pm

Around 3:50 p.m. at Georgia and Hartwell streets.

H/t David Finnerty.

By - 5/7/16 - 10:36 pm

At least three rounds around 10:30 p.m. outside 48 Hutchings St.

By - 5/3/16 - 6:47 am

WBUR introduces us to the Brookview House Girls Who Code Club:

Half the girls she works with live in poverty, she said, and "don’t have computers at home, barely have working Wi-Fi in their schools. And they come to Girls Who Code, and within seven weeks they’ve learned a skill set that is going to help them and their families move up to the middle class."