Brighton

By - 8/17/18 - 6:55 pm
Rainbow over West Roxbury

Roving UHub photographer Nancy Reynolds captured the rainbow over West Roxbury during the first storm that came through the area.

Martin Lieberman got to see some rainbow action as well, over Brighton: Read more

By - 8/15/18 - 10:11 pm

The T is reporting delays of up to 25 minutes on the Green Line to and from Cleveland Circle due to a trolley there that remains stubbornly dead.

By - 8/10/18 - 4:16 pm

Cardinal Sean O'Malley today announced changes at St. John's Seminary in Brighton: Read more.

By - 8/9/18 - 8:10 pm
Double rainbow

Rory Nolan spotted this rainbow from the Guest Street area late this afternoon.

By - 8/3/18 - 11:23 am
Proposed Soldiers Field Road project

The Board of Appeals this week approved a developer's plans for a 211-unit apartment building on Soldiers Field Road near where Western Avenue and Birmingham Parkway and a separate building with 38 affordable condos. Read more.

By - 7/26/18 - 3:58 pm
Antoine

Boston Police report they are looking for Nicholas Antoine, 20, for the murders of Jeffrey Montaque and Wilfred Peters on Faneuil Street in Brighton's Oak Square on June 30.

Read more.

By - 7/25/18 - 10:43 am

A group of real-estate investors who recently bought Mary Ann's in Cleveland Circle, the Beacon Hill Pub and the Tam in the Theater District told the Boston Licensing Board today that the only changes they will make to the watering holes is to hire new managers - including one better known for running more upscale eateries in JP. Read more.

By - 7/22/18 - 10:59 pm

WFXT reports on the theft of the wheelchair Maliyah Rodriguez, 6, uses to get around.

By - 7/20/18 - 9:56 am

The Boston Business Journal reports a developer wants to tear down the Whole Foods and Citizens Bank buildings on Washington Street in Brighton and replace them with a 270-unit apartment building that would have room on the first floor for the market to move back into. Read more.

By - 7/14/18 - 5:48 pm

A Brighton resident who says he got an unsolicited robo-call from a Lexington solar-energy company has filed a federal class-action lawsuit against it. Read more.

By - 7/13/18 - 11:42 am

A group that includes apartment developers Fred Starikov and Steve Whalen of City Realty yesterday bought the buildings housing Mary Ann's on Beacon Street in Cleveland Circle, the Tam on Tremont Street in the Theater District and the Beacon Hill Pub on Charles Street. Read more.

By - 7/1/18 - 12:47 pm

Boston Police report the two men shot to death on Faneuil Street early Saturday were Wilfred Peters, 26, of Brighton and Jeffrey Montaque, 27, of Cambridge.

By - 6/30/18 - 7:52 am

Stanley Staco reports two men were fatally shot on Faneuil Street at Dunboy near Oak Square around 12:50 a.m. Read more.

By - 6/29/18 - 10:06 pm

The MBTA reports delays into town on the B Line due to a trolley with a mechanical problem at Harvard Avenue.

By - 6/7/18 - 8:00 am

Updated with arraignment info.

Boston Police report charging Phocian Fitts, 23, of Brighton, with fatally hitting Theodore Schwalb, 80, and then driving away yesterday. Read more.

By - 5/31/18 - 2:43 pm

Anyone know what's going in where the Cumberland Farms was on Chestnut Hill Ave in Brighton?

(More condos?)

By - 5/29/18 - 11:20 am

On March 28, the owners of Quality Market, 150 North Beacon St., learned it's illegal to transport more than 20 gallons of adult beverages in your own vehicle after somebody alerted BPD to the above tweet and two detectives decided to conduct a snap inspection. Read more.

By - 5/28/18 - 2:09 pm

Holahan recounts Prussman's deeds.

Brighton residents and Ernest Prussman's surviving relatives gathered at Murdock and Cambridge streets this afternoon for the formal unveiling of a statue in his honor - along the route he took every day to get to Brighton High School across the street. Read more.

By - 5/23/18 - 4:25 pm

A medical secretary at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center and five accomplices were indicted on drug trafficking charges today for allegedly using forms stolen from the hospital to obtain Oxycodone at area pharmacies, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports - and adds they were caught when they tried to refill some of the prescriptions. Read more.

By - 5/22/18 - 1:54 pm

Agoros Bar and Grill on Chestnut Hill Avenue shut down in February, so there may be little the Boston Licensing Board can do to punish it for a fight last fall that left a 75-year-old grandmother on the floor, bleeding from her mouth and her daughter's boyfriend needing 12 stitches. Read more.