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  1. Dreams of peace, family felled by gunfireRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... and friends. The daydream felt safe and beautiful and, most of all, far from Bowdoin-Geneva, the section of Dorchester that had been his home since he was 14. One September night in 2012, when one of his best friends was nearly killed by a gunman, ...

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  2. CAI-backed Feeney Brothers merges with DDS CompaniesRead the original story

    Friday | PE Hub

    Feeney Brothers Utility Services has combined with DDS Companies , a Rochester, New York-based provider of utility, civil, engineering and telecommunications services. The merger of DDS with Feeney Brothers, a Dorchester, Massachusetts-based provider of infrastructure services to the electric, water, and telecommunications industries, will allow the companies to enhance and expand their offerings in seven states.

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  3. Attleboro murder suspect arrested in New York City, police search for second suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLNE-TV Providence

    ATTLEBORO, MA The Bristol County District Attorney's Office and Attleboro Police announced Friday that Attleboro and Massachusetts State Police Detectives, with the assistance of New York City Police have arrested one suspect, and are actively seeking another suspect for the murder of Thomas Pomare in Attleboro earlier this month. Job Williams, 33 of Dorchester, MA was arrested in the Bronx borough of New York City Friday morning and charged with murder.

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  4. the Return of the Marquees: Movie-house comeback at South BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    The old Neponset Drive-In Theatre is one of many Dorchester movie spots lost to the decades.

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  5. Friend told victim of Caribbean Day shooting: - Stay with us'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 11 | Boston.com

    ... are simultaneously facing charges in the death of Dawnn Jaffier, a bystander who was shot and killed in 2014 in Dorchester. Assistant District Attorney Mark Lee said Williams fired the .357 Magnum that killed Jaffier and that, while Colas never ...

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  6. EBNHC Launches Neighborhood Trauma TeamRead the original story

    Monday Dec 11 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    When six-year-old Brayden Kelly of Dorchester drowned in a pool on Trenton Street, the trauma of the event affected not only the boy's family, but Braden's extend family, friends, first responders and neighbors who had witnessed the incident and its aftermath. Following the drowning there was a support team on hand from the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center to try and help those trying to cope with the loss.

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  7. Campbell set to lead Boston City Council as presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 10 | Boston Herald

    ... Library on Blue Hill Avenue in Boston on Thursday, January 19, 2017. Staff Photo by Nicolaus Czarnecki (01/30/17 Dorchester, MA) City Councilor Andrea Campbell listens to AG Maura Healey announce a new youth anti-gun violence program with Boston ...

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  8. Dorchester drug bust nets gun, cash; two arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Boston Herald

    CLEANING UP: Two men were arrested Friday in Dorchester after police found drugs, firearms and cash after executing a search warrant. Hub cops executing a search warrant in connection with a drug investigation in Dorchester arrested two men after finding a loaded gun and drugs, police said.

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  9. Two Dorchester men arrested on drug, gun chargesRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 9 | Boston.com

    Boston police arrested two men Friday afternoon as part of an ongoing drug investigation on Dorchester Avenue, the department announced. Elijah McKinney-Townsend, 25, and Lionel Barrows, 28, are facing multiple drug and gun charges after a search warrant was executed at 1591 Dorchester Ave. Officers seized a loaded .380-caliber Taurus handgun, 28 rounds of .22-caliber ammunition, 16 bags of heroin, 10 bags of crack cocaine, 10 bags of marijuana, and $630, police said in a statement issued Saturday.

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  10. Retrospective of Photographer Eugene Richards Opens at Nelson-AtkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... informed by his dedication to social and economic issues. Eugene Richards, American (b. 1944). Wonder Bread, Dorchester, Massachusetts, 1975. Gelatin silver print. Collection of Eugene Richards. A Eugene Richards. "Richards places his trust, ...

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  11. Dorchester man indicted in two shooting deathsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 8 | Boston.com

    A Dorchester man accused of fatally shooting a man riding a motorcycle on Interstate 93, and then later killing a female passenger in his Jeep, was indicted by a grand jury on murder charges, the Suffolk district attorney's office said. Lance Holloman, 30, was charged with two counts of first degree murder for the deaths of Scott M. Stevens Jr., 32, and Michaela Gringas, 24, on Sept.

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  12. Halfway to Dot Day 5k, music and crafts mark holiday seasonRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... happenings- even with only six months to Dot Day! Sat., Dec. 9, 9 a.m. - Half Way to Dot Day 5K. Join the Dorchester Running Club for another great year raising money for local families and charities. Registration $20. Kids under 12 are free ...

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  13. Boston City Singers will be performing - Winter Stars' show in JP, Dot this monthRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    The Boston City Singers will celebrate the holidays with free community concerts in Dorchester and Jamaica Plain this month.

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  14. Free classical concert at Strand on Dec. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... ic Library, at the Strand Theatre box office on the day of the concert, or at any Boston Public Library branch in Dorchester.

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  15. Activists take up displacement issue at Glover's Corner meeting on transitRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... At the 40-minute mark, as officials explained the connection between land use and transportation planning, Dorchester resident Ngoc-Tran Vu quietly walked up to the front of the hall, took the microphone, and began speaking. "I am here with many ...

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  16. Retired SJC justice Hines not chosen for juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Boston.com

    ... age for Massachusetts judges. Prosecutors say the two men are rival gang members who waged a gun battle in Dorchester that killed an innocent bystander, Dawnn Jaffier , 26, as she watched the J'ouvert procession at the annual Caribbean carnival in ...

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  17. Heslam: Film spotlights survivors' grief, hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Boston Herald

    ... Theatre by the Women Survivors of Homicide Movement. Eight-year old Devel Curtis Moore stood on the stage of Dorchester's Strand Theatre last night and delivered a powerful message. "As a young black boy, statistics show that my life could end ...

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  18. Fatally shot worker was cleaning shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Boston Herald

    Grief-stricken friends and family members of a man who was gunned down while working inside a Dorchester market late Friday night remembered their slain loved one as a hard worker who was well-liked in the community. Rezaul Karim, owner of Peguero's Market on Bowdoin Street, also identified Gomes, who he hired two months ago to do floor work, as the man who was killed.

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  19. Fatally shot worker was cleaning shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Boston Herald

    ... below, yesterday. Grief-stricken friends and family members of a man who was gunned down while working inside a Dorchester market late Friday night remembered their slain loved one as a hard worker who was well-liked in the community. Rezaul Karim, ...

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  20. Employee shot to death in Dorchester market late Friday nightRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 2 | Boston.com

    A man was shot to death late Friday night inside the Dorchester market where he worked, according to the store's owner. Rezaul Karim, who has owned Peguero's Market at 218 Bowdoin St. for about five years, said he hired Natalino Gomes about two months ago.

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