Dudley Street

Dudley Street area residents come to listen, then elect reps on board

By 
Filipe Miranda, Special to the Reporter
Jul. 3, 2009

Close to 200 residents of Roxbury and Dorchester came to St. Patrick’s Church last Wednesday evening to elect representatives for the board of directors of the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative (DSNI). One by one, the 42 candidates, spanning three generations and a wide range of cultural backgrounds, walked to the pulpit and asked for their community’s support. And for nearly two hours, the residents in the crowd listened and marked their choices on the ballots.  Read more

Chairman: Kroc Center close to fund goal

The money gap that has held up the construction of a new community center on Dudley Street is gradually closing - and could soon be filled entirely. That's the word from Soveriegn Bank chairman John Hamill, who is heading up the capital drive for the Salvation Army's Kroc Center.  Read more