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By adamg - 3/31/22 - 1:19 pm

Boston Police responded to a report of some "male anatomy" on Hancock Street in Dorchester's Uphams Corner around 7:20 a.m. yesterday to find a severed penis, which may have been sitting there for several hours. Read more.

By adamg - 2/11/22 - 9:18 am

Scott Van Voorhis reports that, after several months, the BPDA didn't get a single proposal from developers for a parcel next to the Strand Theatre. Developers have readily snapped up similar parcels in Nubian Square, with heavy affordable-housing components, but the BPDA's Uphams Corner proposal would have also required a developer to build a new BPL branch, find an operator for the Strand and commit to a sizeable amount of affordable housing and affordable commercial space.

By adamg - 1/17/22 - 11:38 am
Rainbow over Uphams Corner

As the storm ended this morning, David Palomares couldn't help but notice the rainbow over Uphams Corner.

Ryan had a good view in the Fenway: Read more.

By adamg - 12/6/21 - 1:54 pm
Car on sidewalk in Uphams Corner

Will & Coli C-F reports from Dorchester's Uphams Corner around 1:40 p.m.: Read more.

By adamg - 10/8/21 - 6:21 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot at 622 Dudley St. around 12:05 a.m. on Tuesday. Read more.

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By adamg - 8/13/21 - 9:45 pm
Wanted for being open and gross at Uphams Corner

Transit Police report they are looking for a man they say tried to put on a little show at the Uphams Corner stop on the Fairmount Line around 6 a.m. on Thursday.

If the man in the photo (redacting courtesy TPD) looks familiar, contact detectives at 617-222-1050 or text an anonymous tip to 873873 .

By adamg - 6/19/21 - 10:02 pm

Live Boston reports a man was shot around 1:45 a.m. on outside the Dublin House on Stoughton Street, near Columbia Road, in Uphams Corner. The man was taken to a local hospital with injuries considered serious but not life threatening.

By adamg - 5/26/21 - 11:25 am
Wanted for gun flashing on a bus in Dorchester

Surveillance photos via Transit PD.

Transit Police report they are looking for a man they say used a gun to threaten another passenger on a bus on Dudley Street and Howard Avenue around 10:40 p.m. on April 29.

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

By adamg - 5/20/21 - 1:18 pm

The Dorchester Reporter reports on the sale of the building that now houses the Humphreys Street Studios.

By adamg - 4/28/21 - 12:42 pm

Boston Police report arresting a man on gun charges related to a shooting outside Dublin House, 7 Stoughton St. in Uphams Corner early on April 3. Read more.

By adamg - 4/3/21 - 10:44 am

Live Boston reports a man was found with several gunshot wounds outside the Dublin House, Stoughton Street at Columbia Road in Uphams Corner, around 1:20 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 3/18/21 - 3:18 pm

A couple faces charges today that they helped orchestrate a ring that managed to remove more than $1.4 million from several unfortunate people's accounts at banks in Uphams Corner, Kendall Square and Peabody. Read more.

By adamg - 2/21/21 - 12:20 pm
Rendering of possible Fox Hall project in Uphams Corner

Rendering of possible final building by the Architectural Team.

A Hingham developer is proposing to put up a new residential building behind Fox Hall on Columbia Road at Arion Street that would include an upgrade for occupants of 15 single-room-occupancy units in the current building - their own studio apartments. Read more.

By adamg - 2/16/21 - 9:15 am

Boston Police report arresting Roberto Martinez-Baez, 23, of Dorchester, on charges he shot Andrew Farley to death outside 566 Columbia Rd., near Hancock Street, on Feb. 7, 2020. Read more.

By adamg - 1/1/21 - 4:04 pm
Firefighters, smoke at Dudley Street fire

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 693 Dudley St. around 12:20 a.m. for what turned into a two-alarm fire. Read more.

By adamg - 10/2/20 - 2:29 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Duxbury man on charges he smashed somebody with a bottle, then kicked the unconscious man even as he stripped him of his clothing, in the area of Dudley and Belden streets in Uphams Corner around 7 p.m. on Thursday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/22/20 - 8:34 pm
Dudley Street crime scene

Part of the crime scene. Photo by Matt Moloney.

Two people were shot around 5 p.m. on Dudley Street at Howard Avenue, WFXT and Live Boston report, adding the injuries are not considered life threatening. Read more.

By adamg - 6/3/20 - 1:22 pm

Noah FreeMan, owner of Spokehouse, a bicycle shop in Uphams Corner, reports the shop was smashed into and customers' bicycles stolen, during what became extended looting following Sunday night's march from Roxbury to Boston Common. Read more.

By adamg - 4/21/20 - 11:26 am

The Supreme Judicial Court today ordered a new trial for Anthony Mazza, who was convicted 47 years ago on charges he strangled a bank manager in a Bowdoin Street rooming house, after concluding his lawyer never got a police statement that might have implicated the tenant of the apartment where the dead man's body was found. Read more.

By adamg - 4/7/20 - 4:12 pm

The Suffolk County District Attorney's office has asked a Supreme Judicial court judge to return William Utley to jail while he awaits trial - originally set to begin yesterday - on charges he stabbed Andew Young to death during an argument outside a Grove Hall bar in 2018. Read more.

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