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By adamg - 5/10/17 - 5:40 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court jury today deadlocked on the murder charge against Onyx White, charged with first-degree murder for the death of Geraldo Serrano, 71, during a robbery at the Hermanos Unidos store, 728 Dudley St., according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office, which announced plans to re-try White before a new jury. Read more.

By adamg - 5/5/17 - 11:01 pm

Around 10:25 p.m. at 5 Groom St., off Humphreys.

Boston Police report the man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

By adamg - 4/5/17 - 3:04 pm

Columbia Billiard Co., 558 Columbia Rd., has trouble with a capital T and is currently shut as its new owner awaits word from the Boston Licensing Board both on a series of violations found in a February inspection and its requests for the licenses it should have had before that inspection. Read more.

By adamg - 11/23/16 - 9:06 am

Updated with arrest info.

Boston Police report that officers responding to a report of a man with a gun outside the Dublin House, 7 Stoughton St., around 12:30 a.m. had ordered a driver to stop when he sped off. Read more.

By adamg - 11/14/16 - 11:57 pm

Stanley Stacos reports that two houses on Wendover Street and one on Quincefield Street were hit by gunfire around 11:40 p.m. Not long after, a man showed up at a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the hand.

By adamg - 9/28/16 - 3:03 pm

The Supreme Judicial Court ruled today that prosecutors can't use evidence found on the phone of a man charged with murdering an Uphams Corner convenience-store clerk because police seized the phone without any initial proof it had a connection to the murder, then waited 68 days before submitting a search-warrant request based on evidence that it might.

The ruling won't stop prosecutors from trying Onyx White, just 16 at the time, on charges he fatally shot Geraldo Serrano, 71, in the Hermanos Unidos store on Dudley Street on Feb. 21, 2010.

By adamg - 9/8/16 - 9:43 pm

The Globe reports the Animal Rescue League is trying to figure it out. One cat is also dead.

By adamg - 8/24/16 - 7:51 pm

Boston Police report the man shot to death at 6 Dudley Terrace on Aug. 20 was Ailton Goncalves, 35.

By adamg - 7/12/16 - 7:22 am

In the face, around 11 p.m. on Monday, Scan Boston reports.

By adamg - 6/30/16 - 1:32 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 15-year-old from Lynn they say threatened at least two people with a loaded gun on Dudley Street before pedaling away on a bike he'd stolen not long before.

According to police: Read more.

By adamg - 6/30/16 - 9:12 am

The FBI's Bank Robbery Task Force reports the Santander Bank branch at 585 Columbia Rd., at Stoughton, was held up yesterday.

The suspect is described as 5'7" or 5'8" and muscular.

If he looks familiar, contact the task force at 617-742-5533. There could be a reward in it for you.

By adamg - 6/17/16 - 1:01 pm

Mayor Walsh today annnounced a ten-year program, called Boston Creates, to "weave arts and culture into the fabric of everyday life" in the city.

The city will set aside money each year for public art projects - 1% of each year's spending on capital projects. One of the first areas to benefit will be Hyde Square in Jamaica Plain, where the city Public Works Department will spend $100,000 on public art to go along with a planned road upgrade. Read more.

By adamg - 5/7/16 - 12:33 am

Around 12:25 a.m. at E. Cottage and Leyland streets.

By adamg - 5/1/16 - 2:31 pm

Around 2:20 p.m. inside 726 Dudley St.

By adamg - 4/21/16 - 9:00 pm

Police arrested a pair for an armed home invasion on Trescott Street not long after the two used their victim's ATM card to withdraw $200 from a nearby bank machine yesterday, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

Quaknesha Garvin-Johnson, 22, and a 17-year-old, not named because of his age, were both ordered held in lieu of $100,000 bail at their arraignments in Dorchester Municipal Court this morning, the DA's office reports, adding it had only requested $50,000 bail for Garvin-Johnson. Read more.

By adamg - 4/7/16 - 11:18 am

Boston Police report at least ten cars had their windows smashed and their contents rummaged through on Magnolia, Greenheys, East Cottage, Clifton, and Holden streets overnight.

By adamg - 4/1/16 - 3:11 pm

Boston firefighters are at 6 Monadnock St., for a third-floor fire reported around 3 p.m.

By adamg - 2/15/16 - 1:59 pm

Boston firefighters are at 57 Woodford St. for a third-floor fire reported around 1:50 p.m. A second alarm was ordered about nine minutes later

By adamg - 1/30/16 - 12:29 am

Police responded to two locations for shots fired: Humphreys Street at Humphreys Place in Uphams Corner around 9:30 p.m. and Armandine Street just off Washington around 12:15 p.m. No reported injuries.

By adamg - 1/2/16 - 1:31 pm
Proposed Bike Kitchen in Uphams Corner, Dorchester

Architect's rendering. What it looks like now.

Next City introduces us to the Sip and Spoke Bike Kitchen, which could open next year on Columbia Road, providing both a place to get something to eat and a place to buy a bicycle or get one fixed. Read more.

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