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By adamg - 10/5/21 - 1:19 pm

The Supreme Judicial Court ruled today that Manuel Andrade, now 47, deserves the sentence of life without possibility of parole he got for starting the shootout outside a Geneva Avenue house party that left a 22-year-old woman visiting from Kentucky dead of a gunshot wound to the head. Read more.

By adamg - 2/26/21 - 12:27 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed at 21 Geneva Ave. in Grove Hall around 4 p.m. yesterday. His injuries were not considered life threatening.

Marvin Perez-Galicia, 30, of Dorchester, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, police say.

By adamg - 1/25/21 - 9:03 am

Boston Police report arresting a man they say had a gun loaded with ten rounds as he struggled to get down Geneva Avenue and Westville Street on Sunday morning. Read more.

By adamg - 1/25/19 - 9:38 am
Crumbling, abandoned building on Geneva Avenue in Dorchester

Around 9 p.m. on Thursday, a roving UHub photographer snapped the long abandoned building at 499 Geneva Ave., at Vinson Street, in Fields Corner after parts of it collapsed to the sidewalk. Fortunately, she reports, nobody was hurt (unlike what happened last fall in Allston).

By adamg - 2/1/18 - 11:39 am
185 Geneva architectural rendering

Architect's rendering.

Developer Hiep Chu of Dorchester has filed plans with the BPDA for a five-story, $8.9-million apartment building at 185-191 Geneva, within eyesight of the Four Corners/Geneva stop on the Fairmount Line. Read more.

By adamg - 10/20/17 - 9:57 am

Boston Police report a man in his 30s was shot at 417 Geneva Ave., near Westville Street, shortly after midnight. He was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Stanley Staco reports up to four shots may have been fired.

By adamg - 6/8/17 - 8:57 am

A woman riding a bicycle on Geneva Avenue near Waldeck Street was hit by a vehicle whose driver kept on going, around 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday. She was taken to the hospital with serious head trauma. 617 Images reports the homicide unit was called in, just in case.

By adamg - 6/6/17 - 11:56 pm

Boston Police report they are looking for man who has indecently assaulted at least three women over the past seven months - on Geneva and Downer avenues in Dorchester and Lambert Street in Roxbury. Read more.

By adamg - 9/14/16 - 6:14 pm

Boston Police report arresting Kassan Germain, 25, of Dorchester, on a variety of gun, assault, drug and and motor-vehicle charges after he allegedly rammed an unmarked police vehicle in his way. Read more.

By adamg - 7/30/16 - 11:02 pm

In the thigh, shortly after 10:30 p.m. on Park Street at Geneva Avenue. A car was found with a bullet hole at Bourneside Street and Paisley Park.

By adamg - 4/1/16 - 11:41 am

A man robbed the OneUnited Bank branch at 648 Warren St. in Grove Hall shortly before 11:30 a.m. Arriving officers spotted him not long after on Geneva Avenue near Columbia Road and, after a brief foot chase, placed him under arrest.

By adamg - 2/6/16 - 12:21 am

Boston Police report an incident at 500 Geneva Ave. late Thursday left a gunman with a fresh stab wound and his two alleged victims with graze wounds from shots he fired at them. Read more.

By adamg - 1/16/16 - 10:21 pm

Stanley Staco reports shots were fired around 10:15 p.m. at Geneva Avenue and Vinson Street. About 10 minutes later, police found somebody with a gunshot wound to the leg a few blocks away at Dorchester Avenue and Charles Street.

By adamg - 1/11/15 - 4:03 pm

Boston Police report officers resorted to a "less lethal" shotun last night after they responded to an apartment at 383 Geneva Ave. and the large man inside refused to drop the knife:

By adamg - 3/6/14 - 9:33 pm

Around 9:20 p.m., Geneva Grocery, 385 Geneva Ave., was held up by a man with a gun. He was described as 5'10", thin and possibly Cape Verdean. He wore a black jacket, a gray hoodie and a yellow ski mask.

By adamg - 12/24/13 - 6:45 pm

Police are investigating how somebody shot on Geneva Avenue near Bowdoin wound up nearly two miles away at Mass. Ave. and Allstate Road around 6:40 p.m.

They were looking for a white Chevy, likely filled with blood, with one window shot out, seen leaving the scene - it wound up on River Street in Mattapan.

By BostonUrbEx - 6/22/13 - 6:38 pm

The MBTA has released a new schedule for the Fairmount Line, effective July 1st. The schedule reveals the opening of Newmarket Station and Four Corners Station. In addition, the schedule features 12 additional trains, bringing the total to 22 inbounds and 21 outbounds each weekday.

By adamg - 9/27/11 - 8:16 am

The Globe interviews relatives of Jaivon Blake, the 16-year-old gunned down Sunday afternoon while on the way to a local convenience store for some snacks.

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