Roxbury

By - 5/20/17 - 12:14 pm

Boston Police report gang-unit officers who thought a particular teen from Dorchester might be carrying a gun were proven right twice when they stopped him at 158 Walnut Ave. in Roxbury around 10:10 p.m. yesterday and found him carrying two guns - a Ruger .45 caliber firearm and a Taurus 9mm. Read more.

By - 5/19/17 - 1:49 pm

A Roxbury-area developer has filed a letter of intent with the BPDA to build a 25-story tower at 2345 Washington St., on what is now a parking lot. Read more.

By - 5/19/17 - 12:54 pm

Boston Police report arresting Charlie Brea, 31, for the murder of Luis Martinez outside the now shuttered Breezeway on Blue Hill Avenue at closing time on Oct. 23, 2010. Read more.

By - 5/19/17 - 9:19 am
45 Townsend St.

Rendering by Studio G Architects.

Kensington Investment Co. has filed a letter of intent with the BPDA to turn the former Radius hospital complex off Townsend and Harrishof streets into a 322-unit market-rate apartment complex with 217 parking spaces, a cafe and a billiards room. Read more.

By - 5/16/17 - 8:22 am

IT'S NOT A ZEBRA! ft. Harvard Medical School & HSDM ("CAN'T STOP THE FEELING!" Parody)

First-year students at Harvard Medical School go through some rigorous training in diagnosing illnesses - and also make annual parody videos.

By - 5/13/17 - 9:45 pm

WBZ reports the two were shot this afternoon on Waverly Street.

By - 5/13/17 - 9:08 pm
Egleston Square crash

Darlene photographed the aftermath of a crash shortly after 8:30 p.m. on Washington Street, just north of Columbus Avenue. At least two people were taken to local emergency rooms.

By - 5/9/17 - 8:51 pm
Henninger

Troy Henninger yesterday announced his resignation as Boston Latin Academy headmaster at the end of this term next month, two years after he took the job.

His resignation comes a year after the headmasters at Boston's other two exam schools resigned. Read more.

By - 5/6/17 - 2:04 pm

Stanley Staco and Boston EMS Incidents report two people were stabbed on Mount Pleasant Terrace, off Mount Pleasant Avenue, shortly before 11:45 p.m. on Friday.

By - 5/4/17 - 12:35 pm

NBC Boston reports two people were shot shortly before 10 p.m. on Wednesday at 115 Dale St.

By - 4/29/17 - 11:06 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men for the shooting death of Yanuel Viloria at 180 Ruggles St. on April 21.

Robert Silva-Prentice, 19, and Malik Phillips, 18, of Waltham, will be arraigned in Roxbury District Court on Monday, police say.

Innocent, etc.

By - 4/27/17 - 1:27 pm

WFXT reports Carleton Henderson, now 52, was arrested in St. Louis on Tuesday for the shooting deaths of William Medina and Antonio Dos Reis.

By - 4/27/17 - 11:11 am

The Globe reports Brigham and Women's Hospital has offered voluntary buyouts to 1,600 workers.

Separately, the hospital and parent Partners Healthcare have agreed to pay the federal government $10 million to resolve fraud allegations involving "manipulated and falsified information" used by three Brigham doctors to obtain federal stem-cell research grants.

By - 4/25/17 - 3:46 pm
Dudley Square bus-station map

Sky Rose writes she couldn't find a good map of the platforms at Dudley Square - the T's busiest bus stop - so she made one herself.

By - 4/24/17 - 7:59 pm

Cornell Mills, son of convicted former state Sen. Dianne Wilkerson, now faces a variety of charges for masquerading as a licensed real-estate broker - eight counts of larceny over $250, seven counts of fiduciary embezzlement, seven counts of being a broker without a license and one count of being a common and notorious thief - the Massachusetts Attorney General's office reports. Read more.

By - 4/24/17 - 7:27 pm
At the Longwood Green Line stop

Ryan McAskill admired the new artwork at Longwood this afternoon.

By - 4/23/17 - 6:48 pm

Inside 79 Walnut Park, around 6:40 p.m.

By - 4/23/17 - 1:16 pm
Cat getting care outside Roxbury fire

Boston EMT administers oxygen to injured cat. Photo by BFD.

Boston firefighters and EMTs worked to save the life of a cat trapped inside a burning building in Roxbury this morning. Read more.

By - 4/21/17 - 10:16 pm
Viloria

UPDATE: Boston Police report Yanuel Viloria was shot repeatedly.

Around 8:55 p.m. at 180 Ruggles St., off Tremont. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries.