Back in 1973, Ashmont Hill Chamber Music launched its debut season with an intimate concert inside a Victorian home on Ocean Street, bringing the works of Beethoven, Janacek and Ravel to Dot’s doorstep. Next Saturday, a revitalized Ashmont Hill Chamber... Read more
Editor's Note: At 2:49 p.m. today (April 15), Boston will observe a moment of silence to mark the two-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings. Church bells will then ring throughout the City. In Dorchester, the bells will toll at All Saints... Read more
Jeff Gonyeau, a neighbor and parishioner at All Saints Church, played the bell chimes in the tower of All Saints Church in Peabody Square this afternoon. Gonyeau sounded the bells at 2:50 p.m. following a moment of silence that was observed across the... Read more
The Boston Police Department reports a man was stabbed shortly before 5:30 a.m. on Saturday at 744 Washington St. The man managed to make it to Carney Hospital, where he died, police say.
A man, believed to be in his 20s, was shot repeatedly around 9:50 p.m. on Sunday outside the Tedeschi store, 1886 Dorchester Avenue. The Boston Police Department reports he was pronounced dead at the scene. Around 2:45 a.m., Monday, a man and a woman,... Read more
Federal officials report arresting a Dorchester man for they say was the getaway man for a December attack on a postal worker on Bailey Street - and say they are still looking for the second suspect, whom they say beat and shot the worker in his truck.... Read more
A postal worker was shot shortly after 6 p.m. Friday on Bailey Street. The MBTA shut Ashmont station for both subway and bus service as police mounted a manhunt in the area that included searching backyards around the shooting scene.
MBTA Transit Police report a 20-year-old man was shot around 8 p.m. on Tuesday at Ashmont station. Officers on patrol at the station heard "a series of gunshots," police say. One bullet wound up lodged in a car whose driver happened to be passing by the... Read more
Boston's Race to City Hall 12 candidates, each determined to make it through the primary election on September 24, are what remain after 24 sought to win a nomination on the ballot to fill the seat of incumbent Mayor Thomas Menino. The diverse field of... Read more
The Boston Police Department is investigating two separate incidents of indecent assault and battery near the Ashmont T station on Friday and Monday. According to police, a woman was walking from Ashmont station around 12:20 a.m. on Friday when a black... Read more