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By adamg - 6/27/20 - 9:39 pm

Boston Police report officers responding to a report of a disturbance at Burger King, 100 Washington St., wound up arresting both occupants of a pickup truck they spotted peeling out as they pulled in. Read more.

By adamg - 6/13/20 - 2:28 pm

A man was shot on Blue Hill Avenue near Woolson Street around 1:55 p.m. He made it across the street and up to the B-3 police station, from where he was taken to a local hospital.

By adamg - 4/29/20 - 1:52 pm

Boston Police report the Covid-19-aware girl got on her gruffest voice and demanded a boy roll down the window of his car on Blue Hill Avenue at Greenlock Street in Dorchester last Wednesday night, while his mother was at a market there, then demanded he and cousin, also in the car, get out, which they did, and then she got in and drove away. Read more.

By adamg - 3/30/20 - 9:28 am
Plastic sheeting at local market

A roving UHub photographer couldn't help but notice the DIY shielding now in place at Mama Supermarket at Blue Hill Avenue and Morton Street in Mattapan.

By adamg - 3/26/20 - 5:30 pm

Around 4:30 p.m. in the area of Blue Hill Avenue and Schuyler Street, possibly as many as eight rounds. Spent shells were found at that intersection.

By adamg - 3/8/20 - 2:45 pm
Blue Hill Avenue at Arbutus Street in 1929.

Blue Hill Avenue at Arbutus Street in 1929. See it larger.

StreetsBlogMass reports Boston transportation planners are looking at the idea of creating dedicated bus lanes down the center of Blue Hill Avenue - including stations along the way - as a way to improve service on the 28 line. Read more.

By adamg - 3/8/20 - 1:19 pm
Investigators next to car on its side

BPD investigators on scene where things went sideways. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports a roll-over crash with at least two people taken to the hospital and at least eight parked cars damaged and possibly totaled, on Blue Hill Avenue near American Legion Highway around 4:15 a.m.

By adamg - 3/5/20 - 7:50 pm

The Dorchester Reporter alerts us that Pure Oasis at 430 Blue Hill Ave. in Grove Hall got the last state OK it needed today and will open Monday.

By adamg - 2/27/20 - 12:16 am

Live Boston reports on crashes at Blue Hill Avenue and Seaver Street around 10:30 p.m. that sent four people to the hospital. The intersection was shut for an investigation.

By adamg - 2/21/20 - 12:42 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men they say beat and robbed a third last night after they asked him for money and he said no. Read more.

By adamg - 1/25/20 - 7:10 pm


Boston Police report that one of three teens stabbed during a fight on Blue Hill Avenue near Seaver Street on Saturday afternoon died. Read more.

By adamg - 1/3/20 - 11:31 pm

WBZ reports on the double stabbing on Blue Hill Avenue near Evelyn Street just before 8 p.m.

By adamg - 1/3/20 - 10:46 am
Trolley on Blue Hill Avenue in 1933

The Boston City Archives has a photo of a trolley running down Blue Hill Avenue on Jan. 3, 1933. Like Columbia Road and Washington Street south of West Roxbury Parkway, Blue Hill Avenue today has a median strip where the trolleys used to run.

By adamg - 12/28/19 - 10:37 am

Boston Police report arresting three of the four teens they say tried to hold up an Uber driver shortly before 8 p.m. on Blue Hill Avenue, just north of Morton Street. Read more.

By adamg - 12/17/19 - 10:45 am
The Wellington on Blue Hill Avenue

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a five-story, 39-unit apartment building on Blue Hill Avenue at Wellington Hill Street that will include ground-floor space for a coffee shop and two other small stores. Read more.

By adamg - 11/27/19 - 8:39 pm

Live Boston reports the man was shot in the 1300 block of Blue Hill Avenue, north of Norfolk Street around 4:40 p.m. and that a gun was recovered on Hiawatha Road.

By adamg - 11/26/19 - 8:35 pm

In the arm, shortly before 8:30 p.m. outside 1117 Blue Hill Ave., between Wilcock and Havelock streets.

By adamg - 11/22/19 - 11:42 am
SUV newly enmeshed in front of real-estate office at Washington St. and Blue Hill Ave.

Fresh drive-thru. Photos by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports that around 11 a.m. the driver of a Toyota SUV took down a traffic-light pole on the way to a collision with the front of the small business plaza with the red awnings at the corner of Blue Hill Avenue and Geneva Avenue in Grove Hall around 11 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 11/19/19 - 11:04 am

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a recreational dispensary at 1292 Blue Hill Ave., between Fessenden and Evelyn streets. Read more.

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