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Not the sort of thing you want to find embedded in your car

A resident of Sherwood Street in Roslindale reports finding this bullet and a bullet hole in his car today. However, he says it's possible the bullet came from nowhere near Roslindale: Bullet was shot into the air, pierced the car on the way down!!! However, note the rust around the bullet hole itself. This could have happened days ago, & the car was on tour of the US. Mystery 4 eva. Neighborhoods: RoslindaleFree tagging: GunsTopics: Crime
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Obituary: Richard Reis

REIS, Richard 60, of Tiverton, RI, formerly of Roslindale, husband of the late Robin (Cunningham) Reis, died Sunday, July 20, 2014. Born and raised in Little Compton, RI, he was a member of Carpenters Local 33, Boston. Richard was a fun loving man with a great sense of humor and a kind heart. He loved his family and friends back home and in Boston, including "The Swing Shift". He was also a member of the Boston Gun and Rifle Assn. Survivors include a son, Richard, stepdaughters, Erin and Kelly; siblings, Joseph Reis, III (wife Roseanne), Thomas Reis (wife Susan), Eva Marie Phelan (husband Jeff), all of Little Compton, Dennis Reis (late wife Sheila) of Tiverton and Gail Seavor (husband Mike) ...
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Marty Walsh is Boston's Mayor, Right? Maybe It's Time to Update Some Signs

It's been more than six months since Martin J. Walsh was inaugurated as Boston's mayor, but some signs around Boston still bear the name of Walsh's predecessor, Thomas M. Menino.
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It's always July Fourth somewhere in Roslindale

Last night, Roslindale (and Hyde Park) residents living near the golf course were treated to the sounds of explosions coming from somewhere inside Stony Brook Reservation. Tonight, as Gradon Tripp shows, people with little fear of getting caught were shooting off fireworks from Fallon Field. He adds: We're between the train station and Walter/South St. All the neighbors came out to watch.
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Puppies stolen in Roslindale

Boston Police report two eight-week-old female American bully puppies were taken during a housebreak on Washington Street in Roslindale this past Sunday. The victim reported that two eight-week-old, tri-colored (gray, brown, and white) female American bully puppies were stolen from the victim’s residence. If you see the pups, contact detectives at 617-343-4595 or 617-343- 4328.
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Obituary: Clarence Donald Wilson

WILSON, Clarence Donald Of Roslindale, July 11, 2014. Beloved husband of Dorothy F. (Pendleton) Wilson. Father of Donald F. Wilson and David C. Wilson both of CT. Step-father of Robert C. Diamond of WI, and Maryann Diamond of NC. Brother of the late F. William Wilson and twin J. Allen Wilson. Brother-in-law of Joan Wilson. Uncle of Arlene Gelormini and her husband Ray, and Susan Magnarella and her husband Louis. Son of the late Frank and Jeanie (Duncan) Wilson. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Charter member of the American Legion Post 36, Roslindale, VFW, DAV, and the Boston Elks Lodge 10. Retired employee of the Federal Government for 35 years, the last 17 years with the USPS. Funeral ...
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Boston Animal Shelter Under Investigation for 'Disturbing' Conditions

35 animals had to be moved to other shelters and the city's animal control director was suspended after the Boston Animal Rescue League warned the city that a Roslindale shelter was in crisis.
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Obituary: George John Zorbas

Zorbas, George John Of Roslindale June 30, 2014. Beloved son of John and Janet (Coyne) Zorbas. Visiting hours Wed. 5-8 P.M. Funeral Mass Thursday at 10 A.M. Sacred Heart Church, Watertown. www.stantonfuneralhome.com Complete notice to appear on Monday, July 7.
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Obituary: Joseph Herve Girouard

GIROUARD, Joseph Herve Of Roslindale, June 25, 2014. Beloved husband of Arlene (Kenney) Girouard. Visiting hours Sunday from 5-8pm. Funeral Mass in St. John Chrysostom Church, West Roxbury on Monday at 11am. For directions, guestbook and full notice pemurrayfuneral.com P.E. Murray - F.J. Higgins George F. Doherty & Sons West Roxbury 617 325 2000
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