Roxbury

By - 7/16/18 - 4:26 pm
124 Warren St. rendering

Architect's rendering.

Developer Michael McGough of Dorchester has filed plans with the BPDA to replace a vacant lot on Warren Street at Winthrop Street in Dudley Square with a five-story, 21-studio apartment building - with ground-floor space for a restaurant or shop. Read more.

By - 7/14/18 - 11:46 am
Three-car crash on Humboldt Avenue

KMV reports on a crash this morning outside 235 Humboldt Ave. (at Homestead) that left one car on top of another and a light pole down. Third car not shown because the driver tried to drive away - only to crash into a utility pole down the street, as Nurohbyx shows us: Read more.

By - 7/13/18 - 4:56 pm
Kennai Whyte

Maria Buie, 28, pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter today rather than face trial on charges she beat Kenai Whyte, 3, so badly that he died, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 7/13/18 - 4:42 pm
Alleged Orange Line masturbator

Transit Police have released photos of a man they say masturbated in full view of children and other Orange Line riders all the way from Downtown Crossing to Forest Hills last Friday, shortly before noon.

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

By - 7/7/18 - 11:42 pm

A man ran into Boston Police headquarters on Tremont Street in Roxbury around 11:30 p.m. with gunshot wounds to the groin and arm. Officers on duty at the station heard the gunfire and then discovered the headquarters building itself had also been hit - both in the front and on the Ruggles Street side. Read more.

By - 7/7/18 - 3:48 pm

Victim identified as Christian Rivera, 29, of Dorchester.

Stanley Stacos reports somebody was shot at Humboldt Avenue and Homestead Street around 3:10 p.m.

Boston Police report the man was taken to a local hospital, where he died. He is Boston's 29th murder victim this year.

By - 7/4/18 - 7:45 pm

WCVB reports four people were shot after a fight near a kiddie bounce house set up on Fayston Street near Dunkeld Street around 6:40 p.m.

The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of one victim's injuries. At least one victim was found on Maywood Street near Blue Hill Avenue.

By - 7/3/18 - 11:45 pm

Victim identified as Luis Martin Pinales-Perez, 31.

Boston Police report a man was shot outside 134 Crawford St., between Waumbeck and Harold streets, around 11:35 p.m. He had been shot in the neck. Read more.

By - 7/2/18 - 8:59 pm

WBUR reports, quotes a Northeastern official who told the reporter to stop listening to lying liars, so you can tell things are going well.

By - 6/29/18 - 10:32 am
Map of the parcels

The Department of Neighborhood Development hopes to bolster Dudley Square by finding a developer to transform a vacant lot and parking spaces in Dudley Square into a new mixed-use complex. Read more.

By - 6/26/18 - 2:16 pm

The Board of Appeals today approved Dream Collaborative's plans to build a three-story, 12-unit residential building at 24 Westminster Avenue. Read more.

By - 6/22/18 - 1:06 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted Charlie Brea, 32, of South Boston, of first-degree murder for the death of Luis Montanez, who simply had the bad luck to be standing outside the old Breezeway bar on Blue Hill Avenue in Roxbury when a fistfight erupted. Read more.

By - 6/17/18 - 11:06 pm

The Boston Business Journal reports Mayor Walsh had something to do with the health center's decision to rescind layoffs announced Thursday, although it was not clear exactly what.

By - 6/15/18 - 11:22 am
Protesters at Whittier Street Health Center in Roxbury

Workers who were terminated mid-day yesterday at the Whittier Street Health Center yesterday rallied with SEIU members, residents and a number of elected officials outside the Tremont Street facility this morning. Read more.

By - 6/14/18 - 5:28 pm

Stabbed several times, around 5:20 p.m. outside 9 Notre Dame St., off Washington Street.

By - 6/14/18 - 9:18 am

WBZ reports the anesthesiologist is charged with grabbing a nurse's buttocks outside an operating room.

By - 6/13/18 - 9:00 am
Ekua Holmes with sunflowers

Greg Cook reports on Ekua Holmes's Roxbury Sunflowers Project, which is distributing 10,000 sunflower seeds across Roxbury.

By - 6/12/18 - 10:17 pm
Big, fallen tree limb

Roving UHub photographer Michelle Lowe Ocana marvels this large tree limb on Brookline Avenue at the Riverway didn't hit anybody when it could no longer fight the law of gravity this afternoon. Read more.

By - 6/10/18 - 1:44 pm

Boston Police report arresting Anthony Sheffield, 30, for the gunfire that sent four men to the hospital - three in critical condition - early Saturday. Read more.

By - 6/9/18 - 12:15 am

Around 12:05 a.m., in the area of 14 Copeland St., near Warren Street. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of three of the victims' injuries. Read more.