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  1. Roxbury man indicted for string of armed robberiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 15 |

    A grand jury this week indicted a man for a months-long spree of armed robberies that targeted several Roxbury businesses, according to a statement from the Suffolk district attorney's office. A Suffolk County grand jury returned indictments on Tuesday that formally charged Imauri Ivery, 38, of Roxbury, with dozens of counts, including 20 counts of armed and masked robbery and four counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.


  2. Dance review Anna Myer brings - Shift' to the ICARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 11 |

    Anna Myer trained at the Cambridge School of Ballet and danced with Boston Ballet, but the company she founded in 1992, Anna Myer and Dancers, has appeared in an MBTA station and on basketball courts as well as at more traditional venues like the Strand Theatre, the Institute of Contemporary Art, and the Tsai Performance Center. Over the past decade, Myer has created the rap operas "Street Talk, Suite Talk" and "Hoop Suite."


  3. There's a mayoral election on Tuesday. Has anyone even noticed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 6 |

    This year, there are no raucous rallies on Election Day eve, and the political frenzy that swept the city in the 2013 mayoral race was nowhere to be detected. It was like any other day in Dorchester.


  4. Boston Police AK-47 assault rifle recovered from Dorchester home by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 3 |

    Boston police seized a loaded AK-47 rifle and four other firearms over the course of a 12-hour period Wednesday, discoveries that pushed the number of guns recovered by police past 600 this year. The AK-47 assault rifle was found in an unoccupied apartment at 30 Homes Ave. in Dorchester Wednesday, according to a posting on


  5. Fentanyl, Halloween mask seized in Roxbury drug arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 28 |

    Boston police seized three packages of fentanyl and a scary Halloween mask from a man who was arrested Friday morning on drug trafficking charges at a Roxbury auto business, officials said. Manuel Pineda-Herrera, 28, of Charlestown was charged with trafficking more than 200 grams each of fentanyl, cocaine, and morphine at the business in the area of 171 Norfolk Ave., Boston police said in a statement.


  6. Boston police nab alleged - Route 128 Bandit'Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 26 |

    Boston police this week caught a suspect they believe to be the "Route 128 Bandit," who was wanted in connection with eight armed robberies and two attempted robberies in the region, along with another suspect who is wanted in connection with two bank robberies. Boston police arrested Paul Landrum, 48, of Dorchester with armed robbery and various motor vehicle infractions on Tuesday, police said.


  7. Two Dorchester men arrested after loaded gun, drugs found in traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 25 |

    Two Dorchester men were arrested Tuesday night after a loaded revolver and bags of marijuana and crack cocaine were found in their vehicle following a traffic stop in Roxbury, Boston police said. Officers on patrol in Roxbury first pulled over a vehicle in the area of Harrison Avenue and Zeigler Street after observing a traffic infraction occur around 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, police said.


  8. Two men arrested in brazen daylight shooting in RoxburyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 25 |

    As children played near their homes in Roxbury during a fall afternoon, the black Acura with two men inside pulled up next to a parked car where a man was sitting in the driver's seat - and started shooting. Somehow, the man in the driver's seat was not seriously harmed, and responding Boston police officers found at least one spent bullet casing at the scene on Harlow Street where the shots were fired around 3 p.m. on Oct. 2. "This was a brazen daytime shooting in the middle of a residential street, where children were outside with their family nearby at the time,'' Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said in a statement Wednesday.


  9. Police seize five firearms from Roxbury homeRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2017 |

    Members of the Police Department's Youth Violence Strike Force executed a search warrant in the area of 18 Rockville Park around 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Boston police said in a press release.


  10. International choices a hit with shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 |

    A quick bus ride from her Roxbury home can bring Jocelyne Joseph closer to the familiar food of her native Haiti. Standing in the produce section of Tropical Foods supermarket, Joseph picks up a breadfruit, a bumpy, green, nutrient-rich staple of the Caribbean not always stocked by grocery store chains.


  11. Man hospitalized after Roxbury shootingRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2017 |

    Boston police are investigating after a man was shot on Dudley Street in Roxbury Saturday night, according to a department spokesman. The man, who is believed to be in his 30s, was taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries that are considered non-life threatening, Officer Stephen McNulty said.


  12. Two men convicted in fatal shooting of 17-year-old in Roxbury in 2015 near police headquartersRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2017 |

    A Suffolk County jury convicted two young men Friday of killing 17-year-old D'Andre King-Settles in 2015 in Roxbury near Boston police headquarters, prosecutors said. Enrique Auch, 20, and Tsunami Ortiz, 18, were each convicted of second-degree murder and armed assault in the December 2015 shooting of King-Settles, District Attorney Daniel F. Conley's office said in a statement.


  13. Attention, oyster lovers: Eventide opens in the Fenway this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 |

    Openings: Portland favorite Eventide Oyster Co. opens a sister location in the Fenway on Oct. 7 .


  14. Work on South Bay bike trail finally begins, with plans to link city to waterRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 |

    A long-delayed bike path in Boston with roots in the era of Mayor Tom Menino has been revamped, with construction expected to commence next year on the first stretch of the 3.5-mile run between Roxbury and the Seaport District. City officials have finalized new designs for the South Bay Harbor Trail, a project that got underway in 2008 and was expected to be completed in 2010, but has since languished.


  15. Boston police officer injured in unprovoked Roxbury attackRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2017 |

    A Boston police officer was attacked by a man "without warning or provocation" in Roxbury Tuesday afternoon, Boston police said in a statement. The officer was exiting a Boston police facility in Roxbury around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, when he was approached by a man who asked to speak with him.


  16. Protesters on Boston Common call for end to humanitarian crisis in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 |

    The Burma Task Force held a rally on Boston Common on Saturday to protest recent attacks against the Muslim Rohingya community in Myanmar. More than 100 people gathered on Boston Common on Saturday afternoon to sound a call to action about the humanitarian crisis in Myanmar, where thousands of members of a Muslim minority group have fled into neighboring Bangladesh to escape a military operation.


  17. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff On the Common, gathering together as a symbol for peaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 |

    Children's Service of Roxbury attempted to set a Guinness world record by creating the world's largest human peace sign on Boston Common. The official count was 1,682 people, too few to qualify for a record.


  18. Roxbury man accused of murdering two men in Boston in 2013 will be arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 |

    A Roxbury man will be arraigned in a Boston courtroom Monday to face charges he murdered two men more than four years ago. Tabari Muhammad is accused of murdering Tremayne Jackson and Mibsam Wiggins in the parking lot of the Walgreens drug store on Warren Street in Roxbury on May 3, 2013, a v iolent act that ended the lives of two childhood friends, the Globe reported.


  19. Roxbury shooting leaves 1 person hospitalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 |

    Officers responded around 9:45 p.m. to reports of a person shot in the area of Dabney and Regent streets, Officer Stephen McNulty, a Boston police spokesman, said in an e-mail. McNulty said he did not know the condition of the victim and could not provide any information on whether the victim was a man or woman.


  20. Truck drives off road in RoxburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 |

    The truck drove onto the property at 46 Clarence St. at 12:11 a.m. Tuesday, said Boston police spokeswoman Officer Rachel McGuire. "This guy with a truck was coming down Clarence Street, and I think he lost control, and he just went straight at the house," she said.


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