Dorchester Avenue

Solmon Chowdhury, owner of Shanti Indian Cuisine, 1111 Dorchester Ave., says the restaurant is re-opening for takeout and delivery on May 1. Chowdhury was forced to close the restaurant a month ago, when his supplies of spices and other ingredients in the... Read more
The Zoning Board of Appeal on Tuesday approved plans by Pat's Pizza, 2254 Dorchester Ave., to expand into a adjacent storefront to allow for more kitchen space and seats. Proprietors Brendan and Patrick Newell needed board approval to add roughly 375... Read more
Proposed apartment building on Dorchester Avenue.
The Zoning Board of Appeals on Tuesday approved a developer's proposal to replace the Tom English Bar and the Dorchester Market with a five-story apartment complex - with room for the market, but not the bar, to move back into. Adam Sarbaugh wants to... Read more
Tom English’s bar and the adjacent Dorchester Market— two longtime businesses on a prominent Dot Ave corner in Columbia-Savin Hill— are under agreement to be sold this summer with the next owner eyeing a mixed-use project for the site. The buyer is Adam... Read more
They’re appearing up and down Dorchester Avenue, the backbone of Boston’s largest neighborhood, and beginning to dot store fronts in businesses across the city. You can spot one in the front window of Thuy’s Beauty Salon in Fields Corner, and another in... Read more
Maria Market on Dorchester Avenue
The Boston Licensing Board on Thursday gave Maria Market, 779 Dorchester Ave. in the Polish Triangle, a license to begin selling beer and wine as owner John Nguyen tries to transform it into more of an "urban market" servicing a neighborhood going more... Read more
Police are chasing a new lead in the Lower Mills shooting on Election Day that has puzzled both the community and investigators. Police hope a newly identified motor vehicle that was near the CVS parking lot on Dorchester Avenue and Richmond Street will... Read more
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