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Dorchester, Massachusetts is located in Suffolk County. Zip codes in Dorchester, MA include 02121, 02124, and 02122.

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Monday | Boston.com

Three Boston men indicted in shooting death of Cambridge man last year

Three Boston men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges and other offenses in the murder of a 20-year-old Cambridge man who was shot to death last year, Suffolk prosecutors announced Monday.

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Monday Apr 14 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Neighborhood-wide cleanup "Boston Shines" set for May 2-3

The city of Boston's coordinated spring clean-up will stretch out over three weekends this year- with Dorchester and Mattapan's "Boston Shines" weekend set for May 2-3.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Boston.com

Mattapan man charged with stealing funeral funds

A Mattapan man accused of working without a license as a funeral director has been charged with spending money earmarked for clients' funeral expenses for his own purposes, the Suffolk district attorney's office said today.

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Help sought in locating missing Dorchester boy

Kristopher Lewis, age 13 The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children issued a call for help in locating a 13 year-old Dorchester boy who has been missing since Feb. 4. The Reporter received a flyer from the agency this week seeking our assistance in finding Kristopher Lewis, who is described as a black and Hispanic boy ... (more)

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Boston Herald

Thank you to Brianna's - angel': Watch the Video

Two strangers bound by heartache since Thanksgiving and each other's desperate attempts to save the life of one beautiful little girl came face to face for the first time yesterday and discovered comfort and joy in their extraordinary compassion.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Reporter's Notebook: Wrong street, wrong house for this night-time stroller

Police say a Dorchester man was caught with stolen goods on Tuttle Street at around 2:20 a.m. on April 2, a few feet away from Mayor Marty Walsh's house.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Boston.com

Alleged drunk driver held on $150,000 bail in crash that killed 7-year-old in Dorchester

A woman charged with killing a 7-year-old girl in Dorchester while driving drunk was ordered held today on $150,000 cash bail after her arraignment in Suffolk Superior Court.

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Improbable Research

Hydraulic invention: No need to clamber for theater seating

Next time someone disrupts your evening by clambering in or out of a nearby theatre seat, remember: it needn't be this way.

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Wed Apr 02, 2014

Patch.com

Police Log: Two Charged for Distributing Liquor to a Minor

Tuesday, April 1 At 3:12 a.m., Stoughton police responded to Cumberland Farms on Turnpike Street on a report of a suspicious motor vehicle.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Boston.com

Voters head to polls in Massachusetts today for special elections

A spate of recent resignations from state Legislature this have prompted a slew of special elections.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Boston Herald

Ex-pol cops plea in case evoking 'Breaking Bad'

In a sad echo of TV's "Breaking Bad," a cancer-stricken ex-state rep and former Ethics Committee chair confessed yesterday to trafficking in crystal meth and was sentenced to three years in prison.

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Boston.com

Human remains found in Somerville

Elnora Thompson is the head manager at Nightingale Community Garden, located at 512 Park St. in Dorchester, and has been growing there for about 25... A three-alarm fire displaced a family of three Sunday afternoon after a fire broke out in their two-story, single-family home in Acton, fire officials said....

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Patch.com

Memorial Fund Established for Lt. Ed Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy

The Boston Firefighters Credit Union has established a fund for Lt. Ed Walsh and Firefighter Mike Kennedy who lost their lives in Wednesday's 9-alarm fire in Boston's Back Bay .

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Carvalho envisions 'fresh start'

Jordan Frias, Special to the Reporter Evandro Carvalho is a former prosecutor in Roxbury and graduate of UMass Amherst and law school at Howard University.

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Voters get first - and only - look at Fifth Suffolk hopefuls

Four of the five candidates on next Tuesday's ballot in the Fifth Suffolk District appeared before a crowd at First Parish Church on Sunday afternoon.

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Johnson puts focus on human services, economic equality

Mike Deehan, Special to the Reporter As a candidate campaigning to represent the majority-minority Fifth Suffolk House district, Jennifer Johnson stands out for her biography and her track-record as a activist devoted to a progressive agenda.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Suspect in theft of Social Security, tax refund payments had Worcester lackeys

A Florida man is accused of orchestrating an intricate scheme to steal government payments to individuals, using people in Worcester to filter the allegedly pilfered money, according to an affidavit on file in federal court.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

City of Boston

City Golf Courses Open April 5

Mayor Martin J. Walsh has announced that the City of Boston's two municipal golf courses - the William J. Devine Golf Course at Franklin Park in Dorchester and the George Wright Golf Course in Hyde Park - will be fully open for business on Saturday, April 5, weather permitting .

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Adams King/Hemenway Playgrounds Community Meeting

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 6:30pm The Boston Parks and Recreation Department and the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services invite the public to the third in a series of public meetings to discuss improvements to both Adams/King and Hemenway Playgrounds in Dorchester.

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Wed Mar 19, 2014

Boston Herald

Heslam: Teen on trial in ruthless - killing of Irish immigrant

The Irish immigrant construction worker was shot dead by a 16-year-old in a botched robbery attempt, prosecutors say, and left to die just a few steps from the sanctity of his Dorchester home.

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