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Hemenway Street

By adamg - 8/16/19 - 8:25 am
Remains of a Hemenway apartment building being torn down

Yesterday, Tony G. watched crews demolish what was left of 104 Hemenway St., the scene of a 7-alarm fire last fall.

And then he looked closer, and noticed it wasn't just beams and ceilings and walls coming down - it was what the people who had lived there had to leave behind, from an air conditioner still mounted in a window, to coffee makers, dishes and food cans in kitchens: Read more.

By adamg - 10/29/18 - 9:11 am

NBC Boston reports BFD has pegged the cause of the seven-alarm fire on Hemenway Street on Saturday as an "unspecified electrical" problem.

By adamg - 10/27/18 - 3:33 pm
Firefighters at fire on Hemenway Street in the Fenway.

Boston firefighters responded around 3:15 p.m. to 104 Hemenway St., near Westland Avenue, for what turned into a seven-alarm fire. Read more.

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

Boston Police report arresting an Everett man in the Fenway on charges he picked up a woman in his rideshare vehicle, then raped her. Read more.

By adamg - 2/24/18 - 8:59 pm
Wanted for questioning in Fenway attack

Boston Police report a man who broke into an apartment at Hemenway Street and Westland Avenue around 6 a.m. today started to sexually attack a woman he found asleep but ran away when she started screaming. Read more.

By adamg - 4/23/17 - 11:03 pm

A man who began attacking his neighbor at 149 Hemenway St. with a stick around 6:30 p.m. was subdued by police, but, according to WHDH, only after injuring four officers. Police used a taser to subdue him.

By adamg - 10/14/14 - 10:04 pm
Gas leak on Hemenway Street in the Fenway

The scene on Hemenway. Photo by RA.

UPDATE: After shutting off the gas to the entire building, National Grid said residents - many Northeastern students - could return inside, but that they won't have any gas until after repairs are made tomorrow.

204 Hemenway St., around 9:45 p.m. Both Boston Fire and National Grid teams are on scene.

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