Adams Corner

The Boston Licensing Board decides Thursday whether to grant a liquor license for a proposed restaurant at the site of a long abandoned video store in Adams Corner in Dorchester. Julian Bolger and Shawn Ahern, who operate several liquor-serving... Read more
The Games are on for Mayor Martin Walsh’s political team. His “super volunteers” are being prepared to move onto the field under the Boston 2024 banner to engage in an extended grassroots campaign to promote a positive public conversation about the bid to... Read more
The Boston Police Department reports the Members Plus Credit Union at 494 Gallivan Blvd. was robbed around 12:50 p.m. on Thursday by a man who gave a hand-written note demanding money. The man, about 5'8" and wearing a blue Patriots stocking cap, a black... Read more
The Boston Police Department reports arresting three men on gun charges after, police say, one of them aimed both an SUV and a loaded gun at pursuing officers. Police say officers were out looking for a particular guy with outstanding gun warrants shortly... Read more
Thomas M. Menino: He'll be remembered long after the signs come down. Thomas Menino, a self-described "lunch bucket guy" who rose from his roots in Hyde Park to dominate Boston and Massachusetts politics as the capital city's mayor for 20 years, has... Read more
If you mustache how much it will take for two mustachioed Dorchester icons to go bare-lipped for a little boy fighting cancer, shave it for Thursday, Oct. 16. At 2:30 at Florian Hall, Inspectional Services Commissioner William "Buddy" Christopher and... Read more
Gunfire erupted at a busy Adams Corner intersection this afternoon when a gunman in one vehicle opened fire on the occupants of a second vehicle around 4:15 p.m. Eyewitness accounts suggest that five rounds were fired in the incident, which left a bullet... Read more
The owner of two key commercial buildings in Adams Corner intends to sell his high-profile properties, a move that is likely to trigger a new round of redevelopment in Dorchester’s gateway village. Arthur S. Murphy controls the flagship two-story corner... Read more
Sonny Elia: The elder restauranteur, left, was shown with his son Richard outside his restaurant in Adams Corner in 1999. Photo by Bill ForryAlexander J. “Sonny” Elia, who owned and operated the eponymous Adams Corner bar and restaurant for close to six... Read more

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