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By adamg - 2/11/23 - 3:45 pm
Sign on a shopping carriage that warns the wheels will lock up if taken past the parking lot

Eileen Murphy reports the South Boston Stop & Shop has equipped its carriages with a system that supposedly keeps them from being driven onto the sidewalk, so no more "late night joyriding or carting tanked pals home." Read more.

By adamg - 1/5/23 - 1:36 pm

The Boston Licensing Board this morning approved extending hours at South Boston Candlepins, 543 East Broadway from 11 p.m. until midnight. Read more.

By adamg - 1/4/23 - 11:39 am
John Tunney

The Boston Licensing Board could decide tomorrow whether to let South Boston Candlepins, 543 East Broadway, extend its closing time for both bowling and drinking from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Read more.

By adamg - 12/14/22 - 9:39 am

WCVB reports on the woman who owns the condo with the frozen little bodies. The causes of their deaths remain under investigation.

By adamg - 12/6/22 - 3:32 pm
Rendering of proposed new building at 748-750 East Broadway

Rendering by Sousa Design.

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved plans by Joey Arcari to replace what is now a vacant lot at 748-750 East Boradway at L Street with a four-story building: Ground-floor retail space topped by three residential floors with a total of nine apartments. Read more.

By adamg - 11/28/22 - 8:10 pm

The Boston Police Department reports that after officers recovered the remains of one infant in a freezer in a condo at 838 East Broadway on Nov. 17, they returned and found the remains of three other infants. Read more.

By adamg - 11/18/22 - 3:36 pm

Boston Police report homicide detectives "located what appears to be additional human remains" at 838 East Broadway in South Boston, where the body of a fetus or young infant was found in a freezer yesterday. WCVB reports it might be another fetus or infant.

By adamg - 11/17/22 - 9:47 pm
Where the body was found

Where the body was found. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports on the discovery around 2 p.m. in the freezer of an apartment at 838 East Broadway in South Boston. The remains were taken to the medical examiner to determine the cause of death and age.

By adamg - 7/11/22 - 8:28 pm

Boston Police report the arrest of a local man on charges to one of the two cases of indecent assault and battery they were investigating in the area of Perkins Square. Read more.

By adamg - 7/9/22 - 9:44 pm

Boston Police report they are investigating two recent incidents of indecent assault and battery in the area of Dorchester Street and East Broadway in South Boston.

Indecent assault and battery can include such things as groping and rubbing rather than rape.

Police did not provide additional details.

By adamg - 1/31/22 - 11:26 pm
Snow removal on East Broadway

Eileen Murphy watched a crew clear the asphalt of snow along East Broadway in South Boston tonight, to drive it over to one of Boston's nine snow farms.

By adamg - 1/30/22 - 7:01 pm

Boston Police report officers responding to a report of a man with a gun at the Playwright, 658 East Broadway, early this morning found the man - and his gun and the nine bullets he had in a magazine - and arrested him. Read more.

By adamg - 1/29/22 - 6:00 pm
Line outside the Broadway in South Boston in the snow

Jay Kenney found quite the line outside the Broadway in South Boston at the height of the storm.

By adamg - 1/13/22 - 11:33 am

The owners of the condos at 524 East Broadway, a four-story building near H Street in South Boston, today sued the Zoning Board of Appeal and the couple that owns the neighboring house, seeking to block construction of a four-story extension to the house next door, saying the board had some nerve approving a four-story addition that will harm them and set a precedent that will let owners of other smallish buildings over-densify the neighborhood. Read more.

By adamg - 6/22/21 - 2:45 pm

The Zoning Board of Appeal today approved plans to replace Kipo's, 106-108 Bunker Hill St. in Charlestown, with six apartments, but rejected plans to replace the office space above the Boston Bagel Company at East Broadway and L Street in South Boston with four condos. Read more.

By adamg - 5/29/21 - 10:00 pm
Crowd outside the Broadway in South Boston

Eileen Murphy reported from East Broadway in South Boston early this evening on the First Day of No Masks: "Just another Saturday night at The Broadway."

By adamg - 2/2/21 - 11:49 am

Update: Turns out the photo the 311 kvetcher posted was from neither East Broadway nor today - it was, in fact, a photo from a 2015 WBUR story and shows I Street.

A disgusted citizen filed a 311 complaint about all the space savers in South Boston today - like this one on East Broadway.

Can we get BTD out to remove all of the space savers out?!? Absolutely ridiculous that there's numerous space savers out for a glorified rain storm

By adamg - 8/10/20 - 7:38 pm
Archtect's rendering of 555 East Broadway

Architect's rendering.

A trio of developers has proposed a five-story, 14-unit condo building at 555 East Broadway at H Street - with 14 underground parking spaces - to replace a convenience store. Read more.

By adamg - 2/1/14 - 10:13 am
Car in store in South Boston

Boston firefighters rushed to East Broadway around 9:35 a.m. when a car drove into Jack Conway Realty.

It is a Mercury Marquis. The driver put it in reverse in the Rite Aid lot across the street. It traveled across Broadway

At 10:10 a.m., the department reported the car's two occupants were still inside and that firefighters are waiting for a building inspector to arrive for a consultation before they try to remove the vehicle, because it hit a load-bearing wall.

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