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  1. SleddingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Universal Hub

    It's not steep but surprisingly fun. & usually people share sleds! @MarissaBreton @universalhub please don't go to bunker hill monument.

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  2. Gunfire erupts at Bromley-Heath; six shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Universal Hub

    Around 11:15 p.m., people were found shot at 930 Parker St., 10 Lamartine St. Ext., the Jackson Square T stop and 77 Marcella St. on the other side of Columbus. One was shot in the chest, another in the stomach. 1 comment

  3. Police: Three arrested on gun charges after one aimed both SUV and a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Universal Hub

    Police say officers were out looking for a particular guy with outstanding gun warrants shortly before 4 p.m. when they spotted him leave 28 Woodruff Way and get into a Ford Explorer. They followed the SUV as it went down Gallivan towards Neponset.

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  4. Food-delivery guys probably want to avoid 56 and 57 Stanley St. in DorchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Universal Hub

    Boston Police report four food-delivery guys have been robbed - with one stabbed and two punched in the head - while making deliveries to 56 and 57 Stanley St. since October. Jan. 20., 3:08 a.m. Driver robbed of food.

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  5. Make way for Olympians: Duckling statues would be off limits to public during GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Universal Hub

    Plans released by Boston 2024 show most of the Common and a significant portion of the Public Garden - including the Make Way for Ducklings statues - off limits to the public during the Olympics. Construction of a 16,000-seat beach-volleyball stadium and related structures, meanwhile, would shut the ball fields and other parts of the Common for months before the games.

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  6. 2024: The year of nine-month apartment leasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Universal Hub

    As tourist-oriented as the Boston area is, it might not have enough hotel rooms to handle the crush of spectators, media types and various hangers on who would flood into town for the Olympics. Boston 2024 has an answer: You know all those students who normally sublet their apartments in the summer? Boston 2024 would try to convince landlords to offer them only nine-month leases for 2023-2024 - which would leave the apartments clear for renting out to Olympics visitors at a premium that summer.

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  7. Man sought for failed Ashmont bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Universal Hub

    Boston Police report they are looking for a 50-something man who tried holding up the Eastern Bank branch at 1906 Dorchester Ave. on Jan. 9. Police say the man gave a teller a note demanding money, but then took it back and left without any money. Help keep Universal Hub going.

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  8. Two shot in RoxburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Universal Hub

    Stanley Staco reports a man and a woman were shot around 7:30 p.m. at Ziegler and Bethune streets . Officers arriving at the scene after an alert from the BPD ShotSpotter system did not find them there, however - they walked into a local hospital's emergency room, after being dropped off by somebody in a rental Hyundai riddled with apparently fresh bullet holes.

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  9. Head-on collision along Jamaicaway sends bicyclist to the hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Universal Hub

    Help keep Universal Hub going. If you like what we're up to and want to help out, please consider a donation.

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  10. What comes down must go upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Universal Hub

    Stuart Spina posted this photo of the Casey Overpass under construction on Dec. 15, 1952. Note, the elevated forerunner of the Orange Line, an old Buddliner commuter-rail train behind it and the place for a Metropolitan Police officer to stand while directing traffic.

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  11. Jamaica Plain bank held upRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Universal Hub

    The Mt. Washington Bank branch on Centre Street was held up again, around 4:30 p.m. Police are looking for a Hispanic man, 5'9" or 5'10" with a stocky build, wearing a black hoodie under a brown jacket.

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  12. If the city restores the homeless programs on Long Island, they might ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Universal Hub

    Boston 2024 released major portions of its bid document today. Boston Magazine has the details and bird's-eye views .

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  13. $2 million bail for teen charged with sexual assaults, armed holdups...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Universal Hub

    A 16-year-old already facing armed robbery and kidnapping charges for two incidents on Jan. 13 was arraigned yesterday on new charges of armed robbery, kidnapping and indecent assault and battery for incidents on Jan. 11 and 13, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. The teen, not named because of his age, had his bail increased from $1 million to $2 million due to the new charges, the DA's office reports.

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  14. The problem child of Egleston Square apartment buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Universal Hub

    Help keep Universal Hub going. If you like what we're up to and want to help out, please consider a donation.

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  15. Dorchester man among six charged with involvement with cockfightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Universal Hub

    State Police report arresting six men in Worcester Sunday on animal-cruelty charges after finding live and skinned, dead chickens in their minivan. State Police say the six were in a minivan on a journey from Queens, NY to Lawrence with the chickens and cockfighting-related equipment when a trooper pulled them over for "motor vehicle violations" around 5 a.m. on I-290 eastbound.

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  16. DA: Officers acted properly in fatally shooting man in Dorchester gunfightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Universal Hub

    Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley says officers acted properly when they fatally shot Darryl Dookhran on Dec. 7, 2013. In a letter to BPD Commissioner William Evans, Conley says Dookhran had opened fire on the officers - hitting one of them in the arm: The investigation revealed that Boston Police Officer Ryan Lenane and Sergeant Thomas Teahan fired their service weapons in the proper exercise of self-defense and the defense of others.

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  17. Lowlife who murdered store clerk in Jamaica Plain to spend rest of miserable existence behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Universal Hub

    The Supreme Judicial Court ruled today that Edward Corliss of Roslindale, who has a criminal record dating to 1962, got a fair trial for the 2009 shooting death of Surendra Dangol and that it saw no reason to overturn his first-degree murder conviction. A Suffolk Superior Court jury quickly convicted Corliss on charges he shot Dangol to death even after Dangol, a clerk at the Monument Square Tedeschi, gave him everything he demanded - which turned out to be $746 .

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  18. Officials to detail state of Casey Overpass teardown at Wednesday meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Universal Hub

    With contractors now getting ready to begin tearing down the Casey Overpass , MassDOT will hold its first construction-update meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Boston English auditorium, 144 McBride St. in Jamaica Plain. Help keep Universal Hub going.

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  19. Woman attacked while jogging near Jamaica Pond boathouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Universal Hub

    A female victim called police to report that, while running in the vicinity of the Jamaica Pond boathouse, an individual riding a bicycle approached her from behind and slapped her in the buttock region. Victim states she screamed and the suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction.

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  20. Councilors to try again to shield older residents from effects of gentrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Universal Hub

    City Councilors Bill Linehan and Steve Murphy will try once again to persuade the state legislature to let Boston residents over 55 who meet certain income requirements defer parts of their property tax until they sell their homes. Linehan says the matter is even more urgent now that the city has come out with revised property assessments, which he said are really hitting long-time residents of his district hard - he said he himself has seen his quarterly tax bill rise $200 due to the latest assessments. 1 comment

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