Dorchester house explodes; multiple injuries

Photo by BFD. The house at 27 Hansborough St. exploded around 9:20 p.m., sending twelve people to the hospital - two with...

Man, and just as he was pulling into the station

WHDH reports an MBTA inspector is charged with having sex at Ashmont station while on duty yesterday. The woman whom he...

Never mind the chicken, why did the turkey cross the road?

Good gravy, as if traffic on Morrissey Boulevard weren't already bad enough, Lorenzo Charlie marveled this afternoon.
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Obituary: Ella Marie Cook-gooding

COOK-GOODING, Ella Marie Of Dorchester, April 10, 2014. Beloved wife of William Gooding of Dorchester. Dear mother of Lesley...
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Obituary: Philip E. Buswell

BUSWELL, Philip B. Suddenly, in Dorchester, April 11th. Youngest son of the late Lee H. Buswell and Christine (Jensen) Buswell....
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Scrub the Hub during Boston Shines - Entreaty from Mayor Walsh

Boston Shines' new three-weekend format is Mayor Walsh's approach to underscoring the importance of the Boston Spring cleanup....
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Long lines for 'Black Mass' casting

Local characters mobbed the Boston Teachers Union over the weekend to audition for "Black Mass," the Whitey Bulger movie...
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Obituary: Marguerite Cameron

CAMERON, Marguerite (Mallett) Of Dorchester, peacefully April 13, 2014. Beloved wife of the late William A. Cameron. Loving...
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Boston Chapter Volunteer Selected as 2014 National NAACP Law Fellow

Cherina Clark, Hyde Park resident, 1st year Suffolk University Law School student and active volunteer for Boston's NAACP,...
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Mattapan man charged with stealing funeral funds

A Mattapan man accused of working without a license as a funeral director allegedly spent money earmarked for clients' funeral...
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Uphams Corner News Vol III No 96

Cedric Douglas - Winner of Art Commission, BPL Commemorates Boston Marathon 2013, Three Days of Rain - A Look at the Human...
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Man arrested for alleged assault of a disabled student on the T

The 62-year-old suspect allegedly verbally harassed, then punched and kicked a 21-year-old student with cerebral palsy.
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Cedric Douglas, Winner, Uphams Corner Public Art Commission

Cedric Douglas, winner of the Uphams Corner Public Arts Commission, has a daunting task ahead - to engage the residents and...
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Renew Boston - Whole Building Incentive Program - Free Information Sessions

Many neighborhoods in the City of Boston consist of two and three-family homes. The City has a strong desire to make sure...

Nightingale Community Garden in Dorchester opens first week April

Elnora Thompson is the head manager at Nightingale Community Garden, located at 512 Park St. in Dorchester, and has been...

Video: Cub Scout programs flourish at the Mather School

With bated breath, the young men who gathered at the Mather Elementary School’s auditorium Thursday afternoon watched Robert...
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MyDorchester Transition -- Your Patience is Appreciated!

Dorchester community members & patrons of   We are having an unscheduled transition with staff...

Video: Historians celebrate Evacuation Day in Roxbury

As the sound of muskets broke the calm of the chilly spring air historians, elected officials, and local residents celebrated...

Roger Clap Innovation School principal to leave post

Justin Vernon, the principal of the Roger Clap Innovation School in Dorchester, will be stepping down from his position,...

Senator Linda Dorcena Forry dishes on St. Patrick's Day Breakfast

The annual St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast on March 18 is one of the year's biggest political events in Boston and an opportunity...
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