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Weather History: March 7: Record temps, storms, wind, snow, tropics & flooding
The "Great Snow", a composite of 4 winter storms hit the eastern U.S. in 9 days, finally came to an end.
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Summerville Journal Scene
Rooted in the history of Summerville
Churches in communities as established as Summerville always have some history, with some congregations more rooted in the past than others.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Sheriff seeks charge against Aaron Hernandez
The Bristol County Sheriff's Office is seeking to file a criminal charge against Aaron Hernandez over a recent altercation with another inmate.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Braintree Police Arrest Dorchester Man on Drug Charge
The following is an excerpt from the Braintree Police Department's log: Tuesday, March 4 : At 7:54 a.m., police responded to an alarm on Quincy Avenue.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Former state Parks official, Daniel Hunt, unofficially wins...
Daniel J. Hunt, a former official in the state parks department and aide in the Legislature, on Tuesday won the Democratic nomination in the special election to succeed Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, according to unofficial results.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Two killed in separate incidents in Dorchester early Saturday
Police first responded at about 2:48 a.m. Saturday to a Doubletree hotel on Mount Vernon Street for reports of a fight,, Boston police said today in a statement.
State House primary race nears finish line
From left: Liam Curran cites his tough childhood and the help he got as a youth from the community.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Walsh's mom weighs in on fight for son's state rep seat
Barely two months after her son was sworn in as mayor of Boston, Martin J. Walsh's mother is wading into the Dorchester political fray, backing a candidate for the seat her son gave up.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Jury: Dorchester man's car was murder weapon
In a rare case where a car is the murder weapon, a Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted a Dorchester man of second-degree murder for driving his car directly into a man he had been fighting with, killing him, officials said.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Six file papers for Henriquez House seat
Six potential contenders in the Fifth Suffolk special election turned in their nomination papers this week, a day after one of them picked up the endorsement of a local ward committee.
Firefighter injured, 12 displaced in Dorchester fire
A two-alarm blaze tore through the back of a Dorchester home today, injuring a firefighter, displacing 12 people, and causing an estimated $300,000 in damage, officials said.
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Early sign-up deadline for Cedar Grove Baseball is Monday
Staff Registration for Cedar Grove Baseball continues this week with a March 3 deadline for discounted fees.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Therapist gets 10 years for indecent assault of boy
SENTENCED: Kenneth Edwards covers his face with his hands as he enters the courtroom for sentencing yesterday at Suffolk Superior Court.
Cullinane To Hold Weekly Community Meetings
State Rep. Dan Cullinane announced a series of weekly "Dan in the District" community office hours at five convenient locations throughout the 12th Suffolk District including The Plate at 27 Central Ave., every Friday, beginning March 7. Cullinane has also scheduled a weekly meeting at Flatblack Coffee, 1170 Washington St. in Dorchester, from 9-11 ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
DCF contractor guilty
An unlicensed DCF-approved therapist - who already served time for kicking his pregnant wife - faces up to 10 years behind bars today for sexually assaulting a "vulnerable" 13-year-old boy whose appeal for help was first brushed off by child welfare officials.
10 Great Pets in Need of Loving Homes-February 25
If you're on the lookout for a new pet for you or your family, look no further. Whether you want a dog, a cat, or even a furry little friend to complete your home, think adoption first! There are hundreds of lovable pets just waiting for you to take them home in rescue leagues and shelters everywhere.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Lane Turner/Globe Staff Former Boston crime rivals offer lasting lesson
While worshipers read Scriptures and sang hymns one Sunday morning, two men came across each other in the hallway of Dorchester's Greater Love Tabernacle Church.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Police looking for shooting suspect in Dorchester
Police are looking for the suspect who's involved in the shooting death of a man in Dorchester Sunday morning.
Go Chocolate beyond your wildest imagination
Chocolate - dark, light or white - captivates the imagination with its flavors, richness and yes, decadence.