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By adamg - 4/14/23 - 11:17 am
Rendering of new IBA building

Rendering by Studio ENÉE.

The Zoning Board of Appeal this week approved plans by Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción for a $25-million Center for the Arts, Self-Determination, and Activism at 85 West Newton St. in the South End. Read more.

By adamg - 11/3/21 - 2:59 pm
Proposed arts builidng on West Newton Street

Rendering by STUDIO ENÉE and AnnBeha Architects.

Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción yesterday filed plans with the BPDA for a new home for the Villa Victoria Center for the Arts: A four-story building where the former All Saints Lutheran Church used to be, at 85 West Newton St. in IBA's Villa Victoria housing complex. Read more.

By adamg - 5/15/21 - 10:33 am

Victim identified as Gerie Acevedo, 24, of the South End.

Boston Police report a man was fatally stabbed at Shawmut Avenue and West Newton Street around 8:45 p.m. on Friday.

Boston murders in 2021.

By adamg - 1/12/21 - 11:51 am

So, Nu? Boston Restaurant Talk reports that Nu Burger, which was in the Time Out food hall in what used to be the Sears Building in the Fenway until it was shut due to Covid-19, has moved into temporary space inside Anoush'Ella at 35 West Newton St. in the South End.

Both places are owned by Nina and Raffi Festekjian; the move means you'll be able to chose between burgers and Mediterranean fare on West Newton Street now.

By adamg - 12/3/20 - 8:51 am

Sari Sanchez has started a GoFundMe page to help her mother and sister, who lost everything in the fire on West Newton Street Wednesday morning. Read more.

By adamg - 12/2/20 - 9:19 am
Firefighters from Ladder 4 rescue child at West Newton Street fire.

Firefighters from Ladder 4 rescue child. Photo by Jason M. Pratt.

The Boston Fire Department reports firefighters responded to 68 West Newton St. in the South End at 9:05 a.m. for what turned into a two-alarm fire. Read more.

By adamg - 6/2/19 - 10:46 pm

Boston Police report arresting a 17-year-old on charges he shot a car outside 100 West Newton St. around 12:30 a.m. today. Read more.

By adamg - 6/9/18 - 11:10 pm

On West Newton Street between Tremont Street and Shawmut Avenue around 11 p.m. Nobody hit.

By adamg - 11/2/17 - 9:24 pm

A car was hit, around 9 p.m., between Tremont Street and Shawmut Avenue, Sgt. Luke Taxter reports.

By adamg - 3/9/16 - 12:57 pm

Boston Police report officers responding to a report of gunfire at 96 W. Newton St. around 7:20 p.m. yesterday quickly found a guy not far away who matched witnesses' description of the shooter. Read more.

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