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By adamg - 3/14/23 - 12:28 pm
Rendering of proposed 120 Bowdoin St.

Rendering by McDougal Architects.

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a 38-unit apartment building at 120 Bowdoin St. at Geneva Avenue in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 1/20/23 - 9:46 pm

A man walked into the Eliot Barber Shop, 243 Bowdoin St. in Dorchester and opened fire with a gun shortly before 9:20 p.m. One man was grazed in the neck. Read more.

By adamg - 12/14/22 - 9:41 pm

Boston Police report two officers had just finished up with a traffic stop on Bowdoin Street between Mt. Ida Road and Adams Street in Dorchester last night when they noticed a guy walking by who was holding his right arm close to his body and had "what appeared to be the outline of a firearm" in his coat pocket. Read more.

By adamg - 12/14/22 - 12:54 pm

The Zoning Board of Appeal yesterday approved plans for a "New York style" halal takeout place at 106-120 Cambridge St. that would offer Halal dishes such as chicken and lamb over rice and falafel. Read more.

By adamg - 10/16/22 - 9:21 pm

Victim identified as Quaaneiruh Goodwyn, 24, of Mattapan.

Three people were shot on Geneva Avenue at Bowdoin Street around 8:50 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 7/12/22 - 6:15 pm

A manhole exploded shortly before 6 p.m. at Cambridge and Bowdoin streets, sending two Eversource workers to Mass. General, one with life-threatening injuries, and creating massive traffic issues in the area. Read more.

By adamg - 3/31/22 - 10:49 pm

Shortly before 10:45 p.m. at 34 Bowdoin St..

By adamg - 2/18/22 - 1:55 pm
120 Bowdoin St. rendering

Rendering by Vanko Studio Architects.

Shanti Acquisition has proposed a 35-unit residential building on what is now a vacant lot at 120 Bowdoin St., next to the Star 50 market at the intersection with Geneva Avenue in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 2/14/22 - 10:15 pm

Live Boston reports a man was beaten in the head on Bowdoin Street near Hamilton Street in Dorchester. He manged to jump on a scooter and flee; officers found him nearly two miles away on Magazine Street in Roxbury, blood pouring from his head.

By adamg - 1/27/22 - 8:14 pm
Heavy fire at Bowdoin and Washington in Dorchester

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 9 Bowdoin St. in Dorchester for what turned into a two-alarm fire around 6:30 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 1/18/22 - 2:25 pm

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved plans by organizers of the proposed Dorchester Food Coop to include a cafe in the store when it opens at 191-195 Bowdoin St. in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 8/18/21 - 8:46 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Randolph man they say used a gun loaded with nine bullets to threaten another motorist in an incident in the area of Bowdoin Street and Mt. Ida Road around 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/9/21 - 11:23 am
Bowdoin Street fire

The Boston Fire Department reports a former pizza place at 205 Bowdoin St. in Dorchester caught fire early this morning. Firefighters responded around 3:45 a.m. The department reports injuries but did not provide details.

By adamg - 7/2/21 - 11:32 am

The Supreme Judicial Court ruled yesterday that a man convicted of fatally shooting Nicholas Fomby-Davis, 14, on Bowdoin Street - as his friend held the teen - got a fair trial and that police did nothing wrong in the way they questioned him, but that his sentence should be amended to allow for the possibility of parole because he was only 16 at the time. Read more.

By adamg - 6/22/21 - 12:41 pm
Proposed Four Corners building

Rendering by DHK Architects.

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved a 32-unit apartment building and three townhouses along Bowdoin Street at Bowdoin Avenue in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 1/11/21 - 2:53 pm

Boston Police report arresting a Roxbury man on gun and drug charges after a detective heard what sounded like gunfire at Bowdoin and Draper streets shortly after 4 p.m. yestertday, then saw a guy run to a car and drive away. Read more.

By adamg - 7/12/20 - 12:49 pm

Boston Police report somebody lit a statue of the Virgin Mary on fire at Saint Peter Parish Church, 284 Bowdoin St., shortly before 10 p.m. on Saturday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/9/20 - 9:42 pm

Around 9:10 p.m. The victims got themselves to two local emergency rooms. Numerous cars and at least one house on Bowdoin Street also hit.

By adamg - 6/3/20 - 9:31 pm

A man was stabbed in the upper back around 9:15 p.m. at Bowdoin and Hamilton streets, then showed up not long after at the South Bay Stop & Shop, from which he was taken to a local emergency room. A car crash near the stabbing scene might be involved.

By adamg - 5/10/20 - 3:06 pm

Boston Police report arresting one of two men they say robbed two other men at gunpoint of both $8,000 and the car they were in the process of exchanging for the money. A third man was arrested for allegedly kneeing an officer in "the lower body." Read more.

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