Dorchester

By - 7/16/18 - 9:58 pm

Meagan Durigan reports Eversource is estimating restoration by 11 p.m.

By - 7/15/18 - 7:43 pm

Boston Police report a man suffered life-threatening injuries during a fight involving as many as 30 people on Milton Avenue in Dorchester last night. Read more.

By - 7/15/18 - 11:50 am
Tonawanda Street fire aftermath

The Boston Fire Department reports a two-alarm fire at 82 Tonawanda St. did an estimated $450,000 in damages and displaced six residents and a dog. Read more.

By - 7/13/18 - 2:04 pm

Prosecutors today accused Travis Phillips, 27, of firing the shots that killed Deondra Lee in a drive-by at Brookford and Dacia streets in Dorchester on July 4th. Read more.

By - 7/13/18 - 1:13 pm

A court-appointed receiver for 97 Mt. Ida Rd. told a housing-court judge today that owner James Dickey has agreed to begin cleaning up the hundreds of cat-food cans, fallen tree limbs and other debris around the property over the next month.

But as with everything else dealing with the property - hit by a fire in 2011 - any cleanup hinges on the outcome of Dickey's latest court attempt to get ISD to stop pestering him about the property. Read more.

By - 7/10/18 - 9:55 pm
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Boston Police report arresting a man on Stoughton Street in Dorchester on charges he pumped several bullets into another man in Kinston, NC in May.

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By - 7/10/18 - 2:56 pm

Boston Police report arresting Michael Carleton, 32, of Mattapan, on charges he fatally shot Deondra Lee at Brookford and Dacia streets on July 4th. Read more.

By - 7/10/18 - 12:33 pm

Officials at Montserrat Aspirers Community Center, 380 Washington St., told the Boston Licensing Board today they've developed a detailed security plan to prevent a recurrence of an April melee that spun out of a 13-year-old's birthday party when word spread over social media and lots of kids who weren't invited showed up and then refused to leave. Read more.

By - 7/9/18 - 11:54 pm

Scott Eisen reports a man was shot on Athelwold Street around 10 p.m. NBC Boston reports the homicide unit was called in because of the severity of the victm's injuries.

By - 7/9/18 - 10:26 am

Boston Police report they are looking for the motorist who collided with a motorcyclist on Bowdoin Street early Sunday, then drove off. Read more.

By - 7/7/18 - 6:01 pm

Boston Police report arresting a man on gun charges following a traffic stop on Norfolk Avenue near East Cottage Street around 12:40 this morning. Read more

By - 7/7/18 - 11:46 am

LauMalo83 watched an owl (yes, not a hawk) just sit there yesterday while a much smaller mockingbird kept ramming it, at Finnegan Park in Port Norfolk: Read more.

By - 7/4/18 - 9:58 pm

Victim identified as Deondra Lee, 36, of Dorchester.

Boston Police report a man was shot several times at Brookford and Dacia streets around 9:50 p.m. Read more.

By - 7/4/18 - 12:23 am

Around 12:15 a.m. at 75 Wayland St., off Howard Avenue.

By - 7/1/18 - 1:04 pm
Armandine Street fire

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded at 2:55 a.m. to 126 Armandine St. for what became a two-alarm fire. Read more.

By - 6/29/18 - 12:08 am

Boston Police report arresting Eric Valazquez, 47, for a housebreak at 11 Leslie St. on Tuesday and say he's a suspect in other recent housebreaks in the St. Marks Area of Dorchester. Read more.

By - 6/28/18 - 4:30 pm

A Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted Jaden Waiters of first-degree murder and Jonathan Aguasvivas of second-degree murder for the shooting death of Raekwon Brown, 17, outside Burke High School on June 8, 2016, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By - 6/28/18 - 12:49 pm

On Blue Hill Avenue at Castlegate around 12:35 p.m. Injury not life threatening.

By - 6/28/18 - 12:35 pm

Boston Police report gang officers making a traffic stop on Humphreys Street last night arrested the driver and his passenger after finding a loaded gun with a laser sight in the car and "a knife with a curved blade" on one of them. Read more.

By - 6/28/18 - 9:27 am

Welcome to Dot reports from Bodega Bay, um, Dorchester, that somebody was checking out his house yesterday.

Earlier:
Peeping tom reported at Harvard.