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Columbia Road

By adamg - 2/21/21 - 12:20 pm
Rendering of possible Fox Hall project in Uphams Corner

Rendering of possible final building by the Architectural Team.

A Hingham developer is proposing to put up a new residential building behind Fox Hall on Columbia Road at Arion Street that would include an upgrade for occupants of 15 single-room-occupancy units in the current building - their own studio apartments. Read more.

By adamg - 2/12/21 - 9:15 am
Seized stuff

Seized stuff.

Boston Police report drug-unit officers with three separate warrants arrested a man and seized his alleged drug and gun stashes in a raid in Edward Everett Square in Dorchester yesterday morning.Read more.

By adamg - 12/11/20 - 10:01 am
Traffic cones set out by bicyclist to protect bike lane in Dorchester

A concerned citizen files a 311 complaint demanding that the crossing guard at Dorchester Avenue and Columbia Road stop removing the traffic cones somebody put there to try to protect bicyclists in the bike lane turning from Dot Ave. onto Columbia: Read more.

By adamg - 11/29/20 - 1:16 pm

Boston Police report arresting two men and seizing two loaded guns early this morning following traffic stops in Dorchester. Read more.

By adamg - 10/23/20 - 11:43 pm
Water main break, flooded road in Dorchester

BWSC responds to another water-main break. Photo by John Smith.

Shortly before 10 p.m., the BWSC reported a water-main burst under Columbia Road where ht passes under the Southeast Expressway, near JFK/UMass station.

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By adamg - 10/23/20 - 9:19 am
Victim in ambulance about to be taken to the hospital

Victim in ambulance, about to be taken to the hospital. Photo by Live Boston.

Live Boston reports four people were shot on Columbia Road at Stanwood Street around 10:50 p.m. on Thursday. Read more.

By adamg - 7/25/20 - 3:12 pm
Wheeled vehicles on Columbia Road

Jed Hresko spotted a bike atop a whatever that is on Columbia Road in Dorchester today.

By adamg - 7/7/20 - 9:19 am

Boston Police report arresting a man on gun charges by officers responding to a report of gunfire in Grove Hall around 2:10 this morning. Read more.

By adamg - 6/29/20 - 11:38 am

Shortly after 11 a.m.

By adamg - 5/30/20 - 9:44 am
Columbia Road fire

The Boston Fire Department reports a fire that erupted early this morning on Columbia Road at Douglas Street damaged seven triple deckers and sent five firefighters to the hospital. Read more.

By adamg - 4/30/20 - 1:31 pm
Woman praying outside closed church in Dorchester

Brianne Fitzgerald spotted a woman kneeling in prayer outside St. Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church on Columbia Road this morning.

By adamg - 2/28/20 - 3:36 pm

A Dorchester Municipal Court judge today ordered 20 days of observation at Bridgewater State Hospital for Zachery Grandy, 22, arrested yesterday on charges he beat his mother, Gisel Thomas, to death in an apartment on Columbia Road in Dorchester sometime between Wednesday night and Thursday afternoon. Read more.

By adamg - 2/27/20 - 11:43 pm

Boston Police report finding a dead woman in an apartment at 357 Columbia Rd. - outside a car with three bullet holes in the driver's side window - around 2:20 p.m. Read more.

By adamg - 2/8/20 - 12:26 pm

Boston Police report a man was shot outside 566 Columbia Road, near Hancock Street, around 6:30 p.m. on Friday. Read more

By adamg - 1/13/20 - 1:27 pm

Boston Police report officers arrested the driver of a car stopped on Columbia Road on Sunday morning after they noticed a gun handle sticking out of the pocket on the rear of his seat. Read more.

By adamg - 11/28/19 - 7:32 pm

WCVB reports on multiple crashes along Columbia Road this morning, allegedly caused by a guy who told one bystander he couldn't stick around because he didn't have a license.

By adamg - 8/25/19 - 10:18 pm

Mark Parkinson report a driver hit a person on foot on Columbia Road at Eastman Street around 10 p.m. The driver stayed on scene. The homicide and crash-reconsruction units were called in due to the severity of the victim's injuries. The road was shut.

By adamg - 8/20/19 - 8:44 am
Turkey family in South Boston

A concerned South Boston resident decides to give 311 a shot instead of calling the Butterball hotline:

What do we do about wild turkeys in my front yard

By adamg - 8/18/19 - 12:49 pm

NBC Boston reports that all six people in a car - including a young child - were injured in a crash with another car at Columbia Road and Hamilton Street around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday.

By adamg - 8/13/19 - 9:36 am

Boston Police report a tip that a man awaiting trial on gun charges was walking around with another gun proved correct last evening. Read more.

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