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By adamg - 4/10/21 - 10:47 am
Rendering of 190 Dudley St.

Rendering by Hresko Associates.

The owner of a pair of small storefronts on Dudley Street, next to Hibernian Hall on Dudley Street has filed plans to replace the one-story structures with a five-story building with 28 residential units. Read more.

By adamg - 4/9/21 - 10:07 pm
Police on Dudley Street after shooting

Looking for evidence on Dudley Street. Photo by Live Boston.

A woman was shot in the leg shortly before 10 p.m. on Dudley Street near Dearborn Street. Not long after, a man showed up at a local emergency room, shot in the same incident. Police are looking for a black SUV that sped from the scene.

By adamg - 4/9/21 - 12:24 pm

Boston Police report somebody on an upper balcony at the Walnut Park Apartments - the round 20-story tower on Columbus Avenue near Washington Street - keeps shooting a BB gun at officers and has managed to hit one of them. Read more.

By adamg - 4/7/21 - 11:26 am

A former track and field coach at Northeastern University was charged today with wire fraud and cyberstalking for allegedly posing as a woman himself as part of a ploy to get athletes to send him nude photos and for allegedly cyberstalking one Northeastern athlete - to the point of figuring out how to break into her Snapchat account. Read more

By adamg - 4/6/21 - 9:07 am

Northeastern is expecting fully vaccinated Huskies this fall - except for people with a medical or religious exemption. International students from countries that might not have as plentiful a supply of vaccine can still come, but the school will help them get a shot.

By adamg - 4/2/21 - 10:01 am
Proposed rendering of Nubian Ascend building.

Initial rendering of project.

A Nubian Square business and developer told the BPDA this week they will soon file detailed plans for a seven-story building between Washington Street and Harrison Avenue that will include a food hall for local chefs, a market place for local artists and artisans, residential units for artists and space for life-sciences R&D. Read more.

By adamg - 3/30/21 - 8:52 am

WBZ reports somebody drove into the Whittier Street Health Center clinic at 278 Blue Hill Ave. around 3 a.m., but that the clinic is still planning on providing today's scheduled shots.

By adamg - 3/29/21 - 9:23 am

Although the Covid-19 test positivity rate at Northeastern University's Boston campus remains far lower than the surrounding area, the school is sounding the alarm after the rate doubled over the past week. Read more.

By adamg - 3/22/21 - 8:03 pm

Transit Police report arresting Carlos Pagan, 38, on charges he was the guy who figured out how to get into a Bank of America ATM at the Massachusetts Avenue Orange Line stop and make off with a cash "cassette" on March 10. Read more.

By adamg - 3/20/21 - 12:24 pm

Transit Police report arresting a couple on assault and battery charges following a couple of incidents in and near the Nubian Square bus station last night. Read more.

By adamg - 3/11/21 - 11:11 am
Wanted for ATM heist

Update: Suspect arrested.

Transit Police report they are looking for a guy they say broke into a Bank of America ATM at the Massachusetts Avenue Orange Line stop and made off with a box full of cash around 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday.

If he looks familiar, contact detectives at 617-222-1050 or send an anonymous text tip to 873873.

By adamg - 3/10/21 - 9:04 am

WBZ reports the Whittier Street Health Center today starts up a van service to bring 150 daily Moderna doses to several churches in Roxbury, Dorchester and Hyde Park. Pre-registration required for one of the shots.

By adamg - 3/9/21 - 11:00 am

Northeastern University announced today it's planning on fully re-opening its Boston campus for the fall semester, although students and staff will still need to keep those faces covered and maybe even come in for some Covid-19 testing. Read more.

By adamg - 3/1/21 - 5:31 pm
Fire at 48 Edgewood St.

The Boston Fire Department reports that ten residents were displaced by a three-alarm fire this afternoon at 48 Edgewood St. in Roxbury. Read more.

By adamg - 3/1/21 - 9:23 am

Hibernian Hall 100th Anniversary Video Dudley Square Roxbury 1913 - 2013

The Madison Park Development Corp. looks at the history of Hibernian Hall in Nubian Square, which opened its doors in 1913 and which continues to serve the community around it, initially Irish-American, today Black.

H/t Citizen. Coping.

By adamg - 2/28/21 - 12:44 pm
Evidence markers on Waverly Street.

Waverly Street evidence markers. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports Boston police officers recovered numerous shell casings on Waverly Street near Blue Hill Avenue early Saturday following what appears to have been a gun battle on the street.

Nobody was injured in the barrage, around 2:35 a.m., but several houses and cars suffered damage, and the street was littered with shell casings afterwards.

By adamg - 2/26/21 - 11:09 am
25 Fountain St. rendering

Rendering by Prellwitz Chilinski Associates.

The Zoning Board of Appeal this week approved plans for a four-story, 40-unit condo building at Fountain and Regent streets in Roxbury. Read more.

By adamg - 2/26/21 - 10:40 am

Thrillist talks to Frank Poindexter, general manager of Wally's on Mass. Ave. about how it's staying around when so many other small music sites in the Boston area have had to shut over the past year.

By adamg - 2/22/21 - 11:33 am

The Supreme Judicial Court today overturned the first-degree murder conviction of a man who got into an argument that ended when another guy shot at him and wound up killing a woman standing a block away before the start of the J'Ouvert parade on Blue Hill Avenue in August, 2014. Read more.

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