Monday Jun 17
Tree That Fell During Storm Was One of the Oldest in South Boston
Hollis Cannon has taken a light-hearted approach to the loss of the tree in her backyard that was believed to be one of the oldest in South Boston, but she admits to being pretty shaken the day it fell.
Monday Jun 17
WRKO Will Offer Live Bulger Trial Coverage
It seems Boston can't get enough of infamous former mob boss Whitey Bulger, whose murder trial began on June 12. To cover the high profile court case, From 3-7 p.m. on Thursdays, Carr will take up residence at The Barking Crab, which sits next to the South Boston courthouse, where the prosecution is making its case against the Irish Winter Hill ... (more)
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Job-seekers hoping for better lives
William Poole Jr. of Danville, who said he has been struggling to make ends meet, applied for work at Monogram Snacks' job fair Saturday.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Rightwing Virginia candidate has roots in Boston
The Washington Examiner reports E.W. Jackson, now running for lieutenant governor in Virginia, ran up back taxes in Massachusetts from his days running WLVG, a Cambridge gospel station at 740 AM.
Coleman joins lineup of candidates
The lineup of candidates seeking local office is set for the Nov. 5 general election.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The Daily Free Press
Opening statements heard in James 'Whitey' Bulger trial
After pleading not guilty to 19 charges of murder and to multiple charges of racketeering, money laundering and extortion, James "Whitey" Bulger sat before a jury of his peers for the first time Wednesday at the John Joseph Moakley Courthouse in South Boston.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Feel-good 'Kinky Boots' wins at feel-good Tonys
Debra Fine lived to tell of her encounter with a heavily armed gunman who killed five people and wounded her and others in a Santa Monica rampage.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Group Biking Across County for Cancer Stops By in South Boston
Halifax Co., VA-- 27 college students are biking all across the country for a great cause, and they made a pit-stop in South Boston on Wednesday.
Fri May 31, 2013
High Bridge Trail State Park in central Virginia and the Tobacco Heritage Trail in South Boston were added to the National Trails System on Friday.
Thu May 30, 2013
The Chronicle Herald
Ceremony marks 1813 warship clash
The 200th anniversary of the sea battle between HMS Shannon and the USS Chesapeake will be commemorated on Sunday, from 1:50 p.m. to 3:45 p.m., at St.
Senior Alert Issued For Halifax County Man
John Thomas Foster, 91, was last seen walking at the intersection of Burch Elmo Road and Highpoint Road, in South Boston, Virginia.
Tue May 28, 2013
The Daily News
Historic Battle of Boston Harbor to be remembered 200 years later
Larry Camp, chairman of the Old Burying Ground Foundation, with the Samwell Stevens stone in the old burial grounds on Barrington Street.
Mon May 27, 2013
Prizery has until Wednesday to meet Kickstarter goal
It's all or nothing for The Prizery as it shoots to raise $20,000 by midnight Wednesday for its Summer Theatre Celebration.
Kurz-Kasch closes, assets auctioned off
South Boston Council committees will hold their monthly work session a day later than usual due to the Memorial Day holiday.
Wed May 22, 2013