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By adamg - 9/24/21 - 11:48 am
Essaibi George, Janey and Wu

Photo via mayor's office.

Acting Mayor Kim Janey met with Annissa Essaibi George and Michelle Wu yesterday to begin planning the transition for when one of the candidates takes over at City Hall in November. Read more.

By adamg - 9/21/21 - 4:19 pm

Boston Police report they have opened a murder investigation into the death of Carlos DelRosario, who was shot at 55 Beech Glen St. on April 29, 2013. Read more.

By adamg - 9/20/21 - 8:56 pm

Angelina Camacho said tonight she has filed for a recount of the results for the District 7 (Roxbury) preliminary, in which she narrowly came in third behind perpetual candidate Roy Owens.

In a statement, Camacho said: Read more.

By adamg - 9/17/21 - 1:21 pm

Boston Police report arresting a West Roxbury man on charges he walked towards a group of men standing outside 2241 Washington St. in Nubian Square, took out a gun and began firing. Read more.

By adamg - 9/16/21 - 9:45 am
Stabbing suspect

Surveillance photo via BPD.

Boston Police report they are looking for a man they say stabbed someone at Merengue Restaurant, 156 Blue Hill Ave. around 4:45 p.m. on Sunday. Read more.

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By adamg - 9/15/21 - 3:33 pm
Wanted for punching and robbery

Surveillance photo via Transit PD.

Transit Police report they are looking for a guy they say attacked a woman and stole her phone shortly at the Massachusetts Avenue Orange Line stop shortly before 9 a.m.

If the floral-print-wearing Dodgers fan looks familiar, contact detectives at 617-222-1050 or text an anonymous tip to 873873.

By adamg - 9/6/21 - 12:06 am

Boston Police found a man shot in the leg and shoulder around 11:55 p.m. outside the B-2 police station in Nubian Square - a couple minutes after officers were finding evidence of gunfire, including a car with gunshot damage, on Hollander Street between Holworthy and Harold streets. Read more.

By adamg - 9/2/21 - 7:28 pm

Boston Police report arresting two more men - one in New Hampshire - for the stabbing murder of Ricardo Garcia at Massachusetts Avenue and Peirson Street on Aug 8. Read more.

By adamg - 9/2/21 - 8:56 am
Flooded bocce courts in the North End

North End bocce courts turned into reflecting pools. Photo by Nathaniel Stinnett.

The Boston area remains under a flood warning until 1 p.m. as Ida moves out. Read more.

By adamg - 8/31/21 - 11:55 am
190 Dudley St. rendering

Nope.

A proposal to replace two small stores next to Hibernian Hall on Dudley Street in Nubian Square with a five-story apartment building lost at the Zoning Board of Appeal today. Read more.

By adamg - 8/29/21 - 2:01 pm
Alexandra rendering

Something like this, only with condos instead of hotel rooms. Rendering by CBT Architects.

The developers who won city approval in 2019 to keep three sides of the former Alexandra Hotel at Washington Street and Massachusetts Avenue, gut the interior and add several floors to create a 13-story, 150-room boutique hotel have filed a request with the BPDA to instead turn what's left of the structure into a 13-story, 106-unit condo building. Read more.

By adamg - 8/24/21 - 12:10 pm

Boston Police report arresting a man they say had a gun loaded with eight rounds as he drove around John Eliot Square in Roxbury on Monday. Read more.

By adamg - 8/23/21 - 12:07 pm

Victim identified as Ugochukwu McDonald Anaele, 29, of Houston, TX.

Boston Police report a man was fatally stabbed this morning at 112 Atkinson St., just up from the Southampton Street shelter. Read more.

By adamg - 8/21/21 - 7:34 pm

Retiring District 6 (West Roxbury, Jamaica Plain, Mission Hill) City Councilor Matt O'Malley made a trip over to the Jamaica Pond boathouse today to endorse Mary Tamer as his replacement over Kendra Hicks and Winnie Eke. Read more.

By adamg - 8/20/21 - 10:37 pm

Boston Police report a Quincy man arrested yesterday for a shooting in Nubian Square was then also charged as a pimp. Read more.

By adamg - 8/17/21 - 9:14 pm
Two suspects

Surveillance photos via BPD.

Boston Police have released photos of two men wanted for a shooting in the area of 2875 Washington St. in Roxbury, near Townsend Street, around 2:30 a.m. on Aug. 1. Read more.

By adamg - 8/16/21 - 12:03 pm

The Supreme Judicial Court today vacated the first-degree murder convictions of Antwan Carter and Daniel Pinckney, who had been tried for shooting a man simply trying to get his keys out of his locked car as the two allegedly roamed a rival gang's territory in 2007 looking to avenge the earlier shooting of one of their pals. Read more.

By adamg - 8/15/21 - 12:35 pm

Boston Police report arresting Dravon Robinson, 36, of Everett, on charges he fatally stabbed Ricardo Garcia at Massachusetts Avenue and Peirson Street last Sunday morning.

Family calls for justice for Mass and Cass murder victim.

Innocent, etc.

By adamg - 8/11/21 - 4:20 pm

Northeastern University today added indoor mask use to vaccination as being required by all students and staff, due to the delta variant. Read more.

By adamg - 8/10/21 - 12:13 pm
Brian Keith

The Zoning Board today rejected the first of two two marijuana markets proposed for Nubian Square, at 195 Dudley St. after hearing from residents worried about the potential impacts on traffic and parking, all the school kids who traverse Nubian Square and addicts of harder drugs coming from nearby Mass and Cass. Read more.

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