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By adamg - 2/11/23 - 11:15 am
Protesters outside the new Public Coffee Co. on Hyde Park Avenue, who say the place is transphobic and homophobic

Public Coffee Co., 182 Hyde Park Ave. in Jamaica Plain, affiliated with a Wesleyan start-up church, held its official grand opening this morning - with several people standing outside protesting Wesleyan positions on LGBTQ people and abortion. Read more.

By adamg - 2/9/23 - 9:56 am

Two weeks after one developer said it wanted to change its proposed apartment building on Fairmount Avenue in Hyde Park to condos because of the current economy, another developer has filed a request to change a proposed condo building on Hyde Park Avenue from condos to apartments due to the current economy. Read more.

By adamg - 2/3/23 - 2:01 pm

The US Attorney's office reports that four current and former Boston Police officers and supervisors at the department evidence warehouse in Hyde Park have had a new charge of conspiracy to commit wire fraud added to their existing charges related to an alleged scheme in which the supervisors approved payments for overtime the officers did not actually work. Read more.

By adamg - 1/31/23 - 12:44 pm

A man who says he was just chilling one night at Cavan Cafe, 1406 Hyde Park Ave. in Hyde Park, when an entire family lined up, rushed him and beat him up, leaving him with two broken eye sockets and two broken ribs on Oct. 1, police, the Cavan's bartender and the victim himself told the Boston Licensing Board this morning. Read more.

By adamg - 1/24/23 - 9:51 am

Jamaica Plain News reports the reason for the appearance of construction equipment and fencing outside the former JJ Foley's Fireside Tavern on Hyde Park Avenue is so a developer can begin work to put up a four-story, nine-unit apartment building. Read more.

By adamg - 1/19/23 - 9:50 am

Boston Police report arresting a Hyde Park man yesterday on charges he shot somebody on Hyde Park Avenue at the Father Hart Bridge around 4:20 p.m. on Dec. 2. Read more.

By adamg - 1/18/23 - 2:40 pm
One of the seized guns and bullets

Photo of one of the seized guns by BPD.

Boston Police report gang-unit officers looking for suspects for a series of violent crimes in Hyde Park arrested five people and seized three loaded guns outside the Hyde Park Avenue 7-Eleven early Tuesday morning. Read more.

By adamg - 12/22/22 - 9:46 am

Boston Police report arresting two men from Malden and one from Everett following an armed robbery on Hyde Park Avenue, near Neponset Avenue, in Roslindale, early Wednesday. Read more.

By adamg - 12/18/22 - 11:20 pm
SUV into house on Hyde Park Avenue

Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports that an SUV driver drove right into the side of a house at 829 Hyde Park Ave. around 3 a.m. on Saturday, and that the driver got out and tried fleeing on foot when he saw blue lights approaching, only "about a dozen residents of Hyde Park Avenue restrained him to prevent him from leaving."

By adamg - 12/12/22 - 6:49 pm
Remains of crashed truck

Tony shows us the suddenly sagging trailer of an 18-wheeler whose driver found out what happens when you hit a guard rail at the intersection of Milton Street and Hyde Park Avenue by the Readville train station. Hyde Park rush-hour traffic, already a daily mess due to the closing of the River Street Bridge in Cleary Square, got even worse.

By adamg - 11/16/22 - 11:29 am

The former owner of Edu & Den's Bakery in Mattapan is looking to move into the old River Grille space at River Street and Hyde Park Avenue in Hyde Park's cleary Square to open an American restaurant with liquor service and hours starting at 5 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 11/14/22 - 10:31 am

Boston Police report arresting a Charlestown man on charges he sold fentanyl to four people early Sunday in Hyde Park, which they say they found out about when somebody called 911 to report multiple people collapsed with overdoses. Read more.

By adamg - 11/12/22 - 9:54 pm
Old payphone on Hyde Park Avenue

This historical marker on Hyde Park Avenue in Hyde Park beckons you to another time, when people rummaged through their pockets for a dime or quarter to call for a ride home or, failing that, made a collect call (station to station, of course, so much cheaper than person to person). Read more.

By adamg - 11/9/22 - 3:20 pm
Monsters on a wall in Hyde Park

You're driving down Hyde Park Avenue from Roslindale into Hyde Park's Cleary Square when the new giant mural on the side of Ron's hits you - an entire wall of monsters cheerily welcoming you to the heart of Hyde Park. Read more.

By adamg - 10/26/22 - 9:45 am
635 Hyde Park Ave. rendering

Rendering by Sousa Design.

The Zoning Board of Appeal yesterday approved plans to replace the shuttered 100% Delicias restaurant at Hyde Park Avenue and Canterbury Street in Roslindale with a four-story, 27-unit apartment building and a small ground-floor retail space. Read more.

By adamg - 10/25/22 - 12:39 pm

Update: Board concludes Cavan Cafe did nothing wrong.

A man who got married on June 23 agreed to go out with a friend for a celebratory drink that night. They wound up at the Cavan Cafe, 1464 Hyde Park Ave. in Hyde Park - where the two got stabbed in the parking lot by a guy who followed them out after they left, not long after they arrived, then decided to call it a night. Read more.

By adamg - 10/16/22 - 1:09 pm

The Walgreens on Hyde Park Avenue in Hyde Park, across from the Blake Estates senior-citizen apartments, is closing its doors forever on Nov. 9, according to the Hyde Park group on Facebook.

Fortunately for Blake Estates residents and other nearby carless folks, the Shaw's on the other side of a parking lot from the Walgreens, has a pharmacy.

By adamg - 10/15/22 - 11:39 am

Boston firefighters responded to 1172 Hyde Park Ave. at Webster Street in Hyde Park for an attic fire around 11:30 a.m. Declared knocked down at 11:50.

By adamg - 10/9/22 - 11:50 pm

Shortly before 11:10 p.m. at 428 Hyde Park Ave., kitty corner from the intersection with Blakemore Street. where a teen is charged with firing a gun repeatedly last Monday.

By adamg - 10/6/22 - 5:18 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 16-year-old yesterday on charges he he fired five shots at the intersection of Hyde Park Avenue and Blakemore Street in Roslindale on Tuesday - possibly while trying to shoot somebody whom he missed completely. Read more.

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