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Betha flees Canton home invasion with a gun

A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced Daronde Bethea to 250 months - 20 years, 10 months - in prison for his role in the Cameron Street Gang, which included trying to gun down a member of the rival Wendover Street Gang and ... Read more.

Whether it be the Celtics on the court or the temperatures around the city, things are surely heating up in Boston this week. Unfortunately for Dorchester, the beaches at Savin Hill and Tenean Beach will be closed to ... Read more.

After a bumpy drive to the basket, Mattapan designer Glen Gaines has found nothing but a perfect swish with the debut of his ‘Lift Every Voice’ basketball nets, which reflect the Pan African flag colors of red, black and ... Read more.

UPDATE: After a 5-9 loss to Florida State Tuesday, the Tar Heels' season has ended. The team finished with a 48-16 record winning just one game in the CWS. Shea Sprague, who pitched a total of 78.1 innings this season ... Read more.

Down Georgetown in final outing, 7-1

It had taken more than two centuries for one of the first public high schools in Boston to win a state baseball championship before last Sunday, when the ... Read more.

At approximately 2:55 p.m. on Monday, a school bus went up in flames in the breakdown lane heading northbound on the Southeast Expressway near Savin Hill.

WCVB-TV reports that the bus was chartered for a field ... Read more.

From minicamps to middle schools, the New England Patriots kicked off summertime fully dedicated to the organization’s two pillars: community and football at the highest level.

Last Tuesday (June 11) some 90 ... Read more.

He's going from Morrissey Boulevard to the mound of the College World Series.

Shea Sprague, whose family has deep roots in Dorchester, is expected to be the starting pitcher today for the University of North ... Read more.

Ten years ago this month, Lisa Robinson greeted the worst visitor at her door that any parent could have: a stranger delivering her the news that her daughter, Aja Dawn Robinson, had been shot and killed in a murder- ... Read more.

Eversource is currently working on building a new 2.1-mile underground transmission line connecting its Andrew Square substation to the Dewar Street substation off Dot Ave. in Savin Hill. The project, which is scheduled ... Read more.

Last November, I wrote a column in The Reporter entitled “State officials must deal with scourge of graffiti vandals” that sought to light a fire under our government leaders to deal with the surge in graffiti vandalism, ... Read more.

A group of elected officials of color, union advocates, and civil rights attorneys rallied beside City Councillor Julia Mejia on May 29 in calling for an audit of the city’s hiring, firing, disciplinary, and promotional ... Read more.

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. made the following remarks in Normandy’s American Cemetery

in Colleville-sur-Mer, France, on June 6, the 80th anniversary of D-Day, the Allied assault on Nazi-occupied ... Read more.

Michael G. Adams, Kentucky’s secretary of state, received the 2024 Profile in Courage Award from the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation on Sunday evening in front of an audience of 500 people at JFK Library in Dorchester ... Read more.

The Boston Art and Music Soul Festival (BAMS) is set to return on June 29 and 30 at Playstead Field in Franklin Park. BAMS Fest started in June 2018 with 2,200 community members attending and quickly grew to a sprawling ... Read more.

In a rare move, the Boston City Council has voted to reject a recommendation from the Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) to designate two buildings on the Port Norfolk peninsula that once housed parts of the Putnam Nail ... Read more.

Dot Art, the non-profit youth program, which serves children ages 5-10 but hopes to expand to older kids, held a gathering on May 23 at home.stead café to raise funds as the organization prepares to vacate its home at The ... Read more.

One of the residents at The Boston Home (TBH) on Dorchester Avenue at Gallivan Blvd. has been equipped with a low-cost device to help her navigate her way through her day, thanks to a team of engineers-in-training at ... Read more.

A new collaboration between UMass Boston and the Boston Community Leadership Academy (BCLA)/McCormack 7-12 School just got a lot sweeter for one graduating senior this year with a new scholarship fund at UMass Boston ... Read more.

A federal jury last Friday convicted Stavros Papantoniadis, 48, of Westwood, on three counts of forced labor and three counts of attempted forced labor for what has been described as a reign of terror against his workers ... Read more.

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