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Roxbury, Massachusetts is located in Suffolk County. Zip codes in Roxbury, MA include 02119, 02120, and 02118. The median home price in Roxbury is $495,000 which is roughly $395/per square foot.

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Friday Aug 22 | Universal Hub

Globe columnist doesn't know first thing about raising kids in 'the city'

Shirley Leung's column about why she and her husband left the South End for the suburbs is actually a decent enough piece about the problems faced by people who live in the South End who decide to have children.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Boston Herald

Two men arrested after Boston man stabbed in Cambridge

Two men were arrested after a Boston man was stabbed in the lower back early this morning in Cambridge, authorities said.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Business Journal

Nonprofit to transform vacant Roxbury parcel into housing

The Community Builders, a Boston-based nonprofit developer, has filed plans to convert a long vacant parcel near Roxbury's Grove Hall into a $10 million mixed-use housing development.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

City of Boston

The Mayor's Office of Arts + Culture and the Boston Art Commission...

The Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture and the Boston Art Commission are proud to announce "Pop Up! Dudley Connections," a selection of temporary public and performance art projects in Roxbury's Dudley Square neighborhood.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Boston Herald

Pols: Witness protection is key

Beacon Hill pols are vowing their support for the state's beleaguered witness protection program - which has seen its budget dramatically slashed in recent years - after community leaders and law enforcement described how witnesses refuse to speak to police out of fear at a Herald roundtable discussion this week on the Hub's unsolved murders.

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Banker & Tradesman

Alvah Kittredge House Reopens After $3.8M Renovation

City and state officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony earlier this week for Roxbury's newly renovated Alvah Kittredge House.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Boston.com

Police Seek People of Interest in Death Investigation

Boston Police are asking for the public's help to identify three people sought for questioning in an investigation of a body discovered in Roxbury last month.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Boston Herald

Coke deal suspect's business goes up in smoke

A Roxbury man who told police he was going to get paid $200 to take delivery of a package it turns out contained more than 6 pounds of cocaine allegedly asked officers to bring him his "rolling cigarettes" after directing them to a gun he said they'd find in a shoe by his bed.

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Boston.com

Three men arrested on Roxbury drug charges

Three men were arrested in Roxbury on drug trafficking and possession charges Wednesday after an undercover operation by Boston police, authorities said.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

Boston.com

Firefighters use oxygen masks to assist cats in Roxbury fire

Along with assisting two victims of a fire in Roxbury Tuesday night, firefighters also helped out two cats that were overcome by smoke, providing them with oxygen masks, authorities said.

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Dot by the Day August 7 - " 16, 2014

Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site and the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area offer a guided walking tour of Pleasure Bay and Marine Park in South Boston at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Nashoba Publishing Online

FTA official touts transpo worker training program

The $2 billion extension of the Green Line into Somerville and Medford is expected to bring 600 jobs to the region, but local and state officials said Monday that the project offers an opportunity to not just improve transit access and facilitate business development, but to prepare the next generation of transportation workers.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Boston Herald

Walsh administration: Advisory group to help BPD solve murders

An advisory group will work alongside the Boston Police Department to help solve 336 unsolved murder cases, bring closure to families still waiting for justice and take hundreds of killers off the street, a city official said today.

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City of Boston

Mayor Walsh Announces the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building

BOSTON Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced that the Ferdinand Building will be renamed the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Boston.com

Two men charged with selling Molly in Seaport District

Two men were arrested earlier this week after allegedly selling the club drug Molly outside an electronic music concert in the Seaport District, officials said.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Boston Herald

Killers elude justice on bloodiest streets: Watch the Video

From Harvard Street to "H-Block" to Blue Hill Avenue, cold-blooded killers are getting away with murders at staggering rates on some of Boston's bloodiest byways, protected in part by mistrust of police and a code of silence community leaders say has to end.

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