Codman Square

The Boston Police Department reports a man in his 20s was shot shortly after 9 p.m. on Thursday at 87 Southern Ave., near Darlington Street.

He was transported to Boston Medical Center, where he died.

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A Dorchester man charged with firing a bullet that grazed a 52-year-old woman's head as she was leaving church in Codman Square was actually aiming at two men who were arguing nearby, a prosecutor said today.

Dorchester Municipal Court Judge... Read more

The Boston Police Department reports arresting James Martin, 22, on charges he fired the shot that sent a woman who'd just left church to the hospital last Friday afternoon.

Police charge that Martin pulled out a gun during an argument with... Read more

Since Thursday, two women have been shot and a street sprayed with gunfire in blocks around Codman Square.

Around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, police responded to a report of gunfire in the area in front of Alex's Market on Talbot Avenue, near... Read more

Construction has begun on the mixed-use Whittier Lyndhurst Washington Homes redevelopment in Codman Square. The multi-site project will represent a $20.1 million investment and create 44 units of affordable rental housing, according to Mayor Martin... Read more

380 Talbot Ave.

The Boston Fire Department reports a fire in a second-floor apartment at 380 Talbot Ave. early this morning left a woman dead.

The one-alarm fire, reported at 3:50 a.m. in the former Girls Latin Academy building, was confined to a single... Read more

A man was killed in a hit-and-run on Washington Street on Wednesday morning, according to police.

The unidentified man was struck by a driver at about 8:05 a.m. in the area of 323 Washington Street, Boston Police said. He was... Read more

The Roberts Playground Play Area on Dunbar Avenue is set to be renovated next summer and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department is seeking public input through an online survey.

Planned renovations to the park include the playground,... Read more

Suspects wanted for holdups

The Boston Police Department on Saturday arrested two men in Dorchester on charges they held up 11 convenience stores, gas stations and fast-food restaurants, mostly in Mattapan and Dorchester.

Gerald Sibley, 34, was charged with... Read more


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