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By adamg - 5/19/22 - 1:49 pm

Boston Police report arresting Esther Exil, 29, on an attempted-murder charge for a stabbing at Blue Hill Avenue and Livingstone Street in Mattapan on May 11. Read more.

By adamg - 5/12/22 - 9:23 am
Blue Hill Avenue crime scene with yellow tape and detectives

Crime scene. Photo by Live Boston.

Update: Suspect arrested.

Live Boston reports a man was stabbed at Blue Hill Avenue and Livingstone Street in Mattapan around 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday. The homicide unit was called in just in case due to the severity of the victim's injuries.

By adamg - 5/9/22 - 3:18 pm

Developer Rise Together has told the BPDA it will soon file detailed plans for two six-story residential buildings, one to replace a repair garage at 1590 Blue Hill Ave., the other behind it on River Street. Read more.

By adamg - 4/27/22 - 6:55 pm
Wanted for causing Coolata chaos

A woman outraged she couldn't get "a multicolored Coolatta beverage" at the Dunkin' Donuts at 456 Blue Hill Ave. in Grove Hall Monday evening got all heated and now police want to put her on ice. Read more.

By adamg - 4/7/22 - 1:37 pm
Blue Hill Avenue fire

Boston firefighters responded to 1333 Blue Hill Ave. at Hazleton St. in Mattapan for what became a three-alarm fire that burned through the third floor and roof this afternoon. Read more.

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By adamg - 3/18/22 - 1:31 pm
Ridership went up on 28 bus with fare elimination.

From the study.

A Boston Transportation Department study says riders on a fare-free 28 bus were able to get on board faster - especially at Nubian Square - and even just felt the bus was more reliable and safer. Read more.

By adamg - 3/17/22 - 10:58 am
Rendering of proposed 1525 Blue Hill Ave.

Rendering by Spalding Tougias Architects.

The family that owns a house turned health-services building at 1525 Blue Hill Ave. has filed plans to replace it with a five-story building with 16 condos and ground-floor commercial space that 5-story, approximately 21,920 sf building containing 16 residential units and ground floor space for the counseling and medical offices to return. Read more.

By adamg - 3/13/22 - 10:50 pm

A Dorchester man and two alleged accomplices are scheduled to answer fentanyl and meth charges in federal court tomorrow, as part of what could be a larger national investigation that started two years ago. Read more.

By adamg - 3/4/22 - 11:07 pm

Shortly after 9:50 p.m. Police found multiple shell casings on the ground at Blue Hill Avenue and Paxton, one resident reported a bullet came through the window. No reported injuries.

Last April:
Barrage of gunfire at Paxton and Harvard streets in Dorchester sends one bullet into a living room.

By adamg - 2/25/22 - 5:27 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men on gun charges early this morning in separate incident in which both were initially stopped for speeding - one for allegedly roaring down Blue Hill Avenue at 60 m.p.h. Read more.

By adamg - 2/10/22 - 9:48 pm

Around 9:20 p.m. at Fabyan Street at Blue Hill Avenue. Nobody hit, spent shells found in a Fabyan Street backyard.

By adamg - 1/28/22 - 10:19 am

Segun Idowu, the city's chief of economic opportunity and inclusion, breaks the news this morning to try to calm people worried about the impact of returning the wide avenue's median strips to public transit, only this time with buses instead of trolleys.

The City of Boston has no plans to put parking meters on Blue Hill Avenue.

By adamg - 1/15/22 - 9:25 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Roslindale man they say pulled out a loaded gun during an argument this afternoon outside the Stop & Shop at 468 Blue Hill Ave. in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 1/3/22 - 10:52 pm

Boston Police report charging Yeison Pimentel, 23, of Dorchester in connection with an incident in which a man flashed a knife at somebody on Blue Hill Avenue in Grove Hall last Wednesday. Read more.

By adamg - 1/1/22 - 11:04 pm
Wanted for knife attack

Boston Police report they are looking for a guy who pulled a knife on somebody at 479 Blue Hill Ave. around 2:50 p.m. on Wednesday. Read more.

By adamg - 12/23/21 - 9:17 am

The Dorchester Reporter reports the city has started replicating its Nubian Square vacant-lot process along Blue Hill Avenue, awarding eight lots between Morton Street and Franklin Field to developers who proposed affordable housing and retail space. The city has 22 more empty lots along the avenue it plans to designate for development.

By adamg - 12/9/21 - 8:39 am
Fatal pickup crash in Dorchester

Live Boston reports a person died after a pickup crashed into a tree at a high rate of speed on Talbot Avenue at Blue Hill Avenue in Dorchester around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday. WBZ reports the impact split the pickup in half.

By adamg - 11/8/21 - 6:37 pm

Boston Police say things went south quickly for Marlon Raymond, 18, of Roxbury after he ran a red light outside the B-3 police station at Morton Street and Blue Hill Avenue shortly after midnight today: Read more.

By adamg - 10/29/21 - 11:18 am
Wanted man

Surveillance photos via BPD.

Boston Police report they are looking for a man they say stabbed another man outside 495 Blue Hill Ave. in Grove Hall around 2:15 p.m. on Oct. 22. Read more.

By adamg - 10/27/21 - 9:31 am

BU Today reports the death of Jennifer Formichelli, an English teacher at Boston University Academy, around 7 a.m. Tuesday at Blue Hill Avenue and Walk Hill Street.

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