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Man arraigned in 2003 Fitchburg shooting death
A Lynn man with a lengthy criminal history was arraigned in Worcester Superior Court Thursday afternoon, charged with shooting a Fitchburg man to death nearly 11 years ago.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Victim in fatal Jamaica Plain crash IDed as West Roxbury man
State Police report the man who died when his 2013 Dodge Ram truck swerved off Morton Street near the rotary and overturned last night was Lawrence Mulhern, 53. Last night, Boston Police identified the pickup as the one that hit a van shortly before the fatal crash at Morton Street and Blue Hill Avenue.
Mosquitoes Infected With West Nile Found in Roxbury
The Boston Public Health Commission announced today that mosquitoes in Roxbury tested positive for the West Nile virus on August 15, the first time this season.
Pastor: In Ferguson Police Crackdown, I Need a Gas Mask More Than My Clerical Collar
Osagyefo Sekou , Pastor from the First Baptist Church in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, who was dispatched to Ferguson by the Fellowship of Reconciliation.
Curbed Comparisons: What $2,500 a Month Rents You Right Now Around Boston
Given that prime leasing season is upon Boston like a storm cloud, we thought we would run down five properties in four different areas for rent right this very second at two and a half grand.
One Dead in Jamaica Plain Single-Car Crash
The driver of a car that rolled over and crashed into a tree in Jamaica Plain on Monday night was killed in the accident.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Dominican festival attracts thousands: Watch the Video
The parade along Centre Street in Jamaica Plain and the festival in Franklin Park in Boston is the city's annual celebration of the music, fashion, food and spirit of the Caribbean community.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
DEP fines JP co. for asbestos violations at Worcester house
The state Department of Environmental Protection has fined a Boston-based company for asbestos violations at a Worcester house.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Connector seeks $80 million more
Massachusetts will seek another $80 million in federal funding for its new state-based Obamacare website, bringing the total cost of the problem-plagued project to a whopping $254 million, officials said yesterday.
City of Boston
The annual Dominican Parade will take place in the City of Boston on Sunday, August 17. The Boston Transportation Department is advising drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians alike to take extra care to obey the rules of the road and to be considerate of others traveling on local streets.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
East Boston Times-Free Press
Kids Make a Big Splash for save the Harbor/Save the Bay
On Friday, August 8th, 752 youth and teens from East Boston and nine other youth groups from Boston's neighborhoods and surrounding communities took part in Save the Harbor/Save the Bay's 4th Annual Kids Beach Bash and Splash at the BCYF Curley Recreation Center at M Street Beach in South Boston.
Boston City Council poised to ban Haystack parking app
Haystack allows the driver of a car parked in a public parking space to notify other app users that he is about to leave.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Boston police investigate apparent double stabbing in Jamaica Plain
Two people were stabbed this afternoon near the Jackson Square T stop in Jamaica Plain and suffered injuries that were not considered life-threatening, officials said.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Three sought for questioning in Jamaica Plain death
Person of Interest #3: Black female wearing a gray tank top. Approximately three weeks ago, at about 6:00pm, on Sunday, July 13, 2014, officers from District E-13 responded to a radio call for a body found in the area of 1542 Columbus Avenue.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Online Only: Mass. tops the nation in child well-being study
Children have a better chance at success in Massachusetts than in any other state, according to a new report.
Rockland Trust to buy small Boston-area bank and open branches
Rockland Trust hopes to open branches in Boston soon with its acquisition of Peoples Federal Savings Bank, Rockland's parent company said Tuesday.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Local group demands: Yuppies out of JP, fare boxes off the T
Residents in areas such as Jamaica Plain and Brighton may have been pondering the new fliers showing up on utility poles advocating things such as free transit and a ban on yuppies.
Thu Jul 31, 2014