Roxbury

By - 8/25/16 - 9:59 am

BLDUP reports a developer who had proposed a 25-story tower in Dudley Square last year is now getting ready to file for BRA permission for a 29-story tower that would include retail, commercial and residential space.

By - 8/23/16 - 2:37 pm

A worker fell to the ground around 2 p.m. at Gordon Hall, Dave Lyons reports. His injuries were serious enough to have the BPD homicide unit called in, just in case, Scan Boston reports.

By - 8/23/16 - 9:02 am

UPDATE: Arrest made.

Boston Police report a woman was sexually attacked early Monday morning at the Carter Playground on Columbus Avenue - after being forced to walk there by a man with a knife. Read more.

By - 8/21/16 - 10:55 pm

Around 10:45 p.m. on Dixwell Street. EMTs found him on Columbus Avenue, although he may have been shot closer to School Street. A window in a house on Dixwell midway between School and Columbus was shot out.

By - 8/18/16 - 4:57 pm

The Winthrop Street Coalition reports power's out along Moreland Street.

As of 4:55 p.m., Eversource's outage map showed more than 2,150 Boston customers without power - it doesn't break that number out by neighborhood.

By - 8/15/16 - 4:57 pm

Juan Ayala-Powell was ordered held in jail today after a judge revoked his bail on an earlier charge at his arraignment on a variety of charges related to a shooting that sent a person to the hospital in serious condition, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 8/13/16 - 11:28 pm

Around 11 p.m. at Warren and Intervale streets. The victim's injuries were bad enough to have the homicide unit brought in, just in case.

By - 8/12/16 - 5:51 pm

Newmarket Square businesses will soon begin a campaign to urge the mayor to get Long Island open again - or find another place where addicts can get treatment and counseling away from their streets and the drug dealers who prey on them. Read more.

By - 8/12/16 - 4:13 pm
Ayala-Powell

Boston Police charge that Juan Ayala-Powell, 27, shot a man around 11:40 p.m. yesterday at 198 Blue Hill Ave. - then sped away in a Ford Explorer with his son, 9, in the back seat.

Read more.

By - 8/11/16 - 4:10 pm

Developers of the long proposed Tremont Crossing project said today they're now proposing a smaller development without a hotel, with less office space and with no housing for students. Read more.

By - 8/11/16 - 12:27 pm

The Herald reports the former owner of Triple O's, with his Bulger-era racketerring conviction well behind him, has snapped up homes on Robey Street in Roxbury and, according to a business partner, is most certainly not throwing his literal weight around and threatening residents who object to drug addicts they claim now frequent the site.

By - 8/4/16 - 6:35 pm
Baby giraffe at Franklin Park Zoo

Photo by Zoo New England.

Zoo New England reports the Franklin Park Zoo giraffe baby rushed to the Tufts animal hospital when it wasn't doing too well after its July 24 birth got well enough to be returned to the zoo. Read more.

By - 8/2/16 - 12:25 pm

The Boston Fire Department has asked for power to be shut in both directions at Massachusetts Avenue due to a track fire.

UPDATE: Trash fire on the tracks extinguished at 12:35 p.m.

By - 8/1/16 - 8:23 pm

Boston Police report arresting Devaughn Dardy, 21, on gun charges related to an outburst of gunfire captured on a driver's dashcam Saturday evening. Read more.

By - 7/31/16 - 5:24 pm

A woman's dashcam captured the gunfire that happened around 6:20 p.m. yesterday on Dale Street at Mills. No injuries, but one car was damaged (and yes, the driver turned the video into police). Audio NSFW.

Link to location via Boston Reddit.

By - 7/30/16 - 10:43 pm

Shots fired around 10:30 p.m. at Humboldt Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard.

By - 7/30/16 - 10:01 pm

Around 5:15 p.m. on St. James Street, WHDH reports.

By - 7/30/16 - 6:31 pm

Around 6:20 p.m., near Mills Street. One car was hit.