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By adamg - 4/25/24 - 1:24 pm

The new owner of 110 Canal St. near the Garden says it will soon file plans to turn the empty seven-story building into an 82-room hotel. Read more.

By adamg - 2/2/23 - 11:29 am

The Boston Licensing Board today formally warned Bodega, 69 Canal St., that the correct response for a staffer being harassed by somebody who'd just been ejected is to call 911, not kick him in the crotch. Read more.

By adamg - 9/23/22 - 1:23 pm
Canal Street hotel: Proposed and current view

Rendering of proposed hotel by Stantec and current site.

A Woburn developer that won approval for a 90-room hotel at 104 Canal St., at Valenti Way, is seeking city approval again to begin construction, but this time for a hotel with 98 rooms. Read more.

By adamg - 7/25/21 - 6:47 pm

Boston Police report a man was stabbed on Causeway Street at Canal Street around 5:40 p.m. on Saturday.

By adamg - 8/31/20 - 1:01 pm

The Fours on Canal Street says good bye. Its Quincy and Norwell locations remain open.

Via Boston Restaurant Talk.

By adamg - 8/21/20 - 2:34 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports that both Rustico, which had been around for 20 years and Popover King, which had been around for considerably less, have closed permanently.

By adamg - 12/17/19 - 10:25 am
Architect's rendering of proposed 104 Canal St. hotel

Architect's rendering

Construction of a 15-story, 90-room Cambria Hotel at 104 Canal St., at Valenti Way, should finally begin next year, five years after the city awarded a building permit, a lawyer for the property owner told the Zoning Board of Appeal today. Read more.

By adamg - 11/25/19 - 3:57 pm
Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh

NBC Boston reports prosecutors today charged that Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh, 25, died early Saturday because Bryan Rice, 22, wanted his gold chain. Read more.

By adamg - 11/23/19 - 9:37 am

Victim identified as Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh, 25, of West Roxbury.

Boston Police report a man was fatally shot around 2 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 7/16/19 - 12:01 pm

Managers at Bodega Canal, 69 Canal St., told the Boston Licensing Board this morning they've removed CBD-infused items - which included chorizo, guacamole and cocktails - from their menu following a visit from a BPD licensing detective. Read more.

By adamg - 11/20/18 - 11:37 am

Boston Restaurant Talk reports the group that snapped up Mary Ann's, the Beacon Hill Pub and the Tam is looking set to take over Sullivan's Tap on Canal Street.

By adamg - 8/20/17 - 9:37 am

One man was stabbed in the chest, another in the back, around 2 a.m. at Causeway and Canal streets, according to Boston EMS Incidents and Providence Citywide.

By adamg - 7/8/17 - 4:05 pm
No cars on Canal Street

Adam Castiglioni was among those who wandered a car-free Canal Street on Open Canal Street today.

By adamg - 4/26/17 - 11:03 am

The Boston Licensing Board decides Thursday whether to let Nicholas Frattaroli - of the North End Frattarolis - buy the liquor license from the owners of the shuttered Grand Canal and re-open it as a Mexican restaurant called Bodega Canal. Read more.

By adamg - 3/9/16 - 4:41 pm
WIlson Anthony

A dance instructor was ordered held without bail today at his arraignment on charges he raped a boy under 14 several times at lessons at the instructor's downtown home, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By adamg - 3/9/15 - 4:59 pm
One car destroyed, one damaged by falling ice bombs

Spinorama84 happened upon some carnage in the parking lot between Hurricane O'Reilly's and the Fours on Canal Street this afternoon: One car heavily damaged by ice boulders falling from the building and one with its windshield taken out. No injuries, he reports.

Nobody injured by falling deathcicle behind Bromfield Street.

By adamg - 7/18/14 - 11:58 am

The Boston Licensing Board yesterday ordered Hurricane O'Reilly's to shut for four days as punishment for an April incident in which bouncers were captured on video beating one patron so badly he left a large pool of blood on the sidewalk and chasing and punching several others.

By adamg - 7/15/14 - 12:02 pm

coogans bouncers

The video posted on Barstool Sports.

Officials at the company that owns Hurricane O'Reilly's say they've fired the two bouncers seen on a Web video punching patrons in April - one to the point that he left, according to police, "a large amount of blood" on the ground.

The manager on duty at the time was suspended, then quit of his own accord, the officials told the Boston Licensing Board this morning.

By adamg - 5/25/13 - 10:50 pm

Police are looking for a white guy, about 6' and wearing a Sons of Anarchy shirt for smashing a window at Hurricane O'Reilly's with his fist around 10 p.m. Last seen in the company of three other guys.

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