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By adamg - 2/9/21 - 8:55 am
Crashed car on Chelsea Street in East Boston

Live Boston reports a one-car, head-on crash around 1 a.m. on Chelsea Street at East Eagle Square left one dead and at least four other people transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

By adamg - 2/2/21 - 12:45 pm

The Zoning Board of Appeal today gave a developer more time to replace the vacant lot at 9 Chelsea St. it created at 9 Chelsea St. in 2018 with a three-story retail and office building. Read more.

By adamg - 1/6/21 - 12:23 am

WCVB reports a driver slammed into somebody at the intersection of Chelsea and 13th streets in Charlestown, then dragged him a half mile before driving away, around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

By adamg - 12/5/20 - 11:25 pm

Live Boston reports an argument between a pedestrian and the driver he said almost hit him at Chelsea and Gove Streets around 5:15 p.m. on Friday ended when the driver pulled out a gun and shot the pedestrian.

He was taken to a local hospital with injuries not considered life threatening. The driver did not wait for police.

By adamg - 9/28/20 - 11:06 am
Angry oppossum in East Boston

A concerned citizen filed a 311 complaint this morning, asking the city to do something about the "angry opossum" on a stoop on Chelsea Street in East Boston.

By adamg - 6/7/20 - 9:57 pm

Officers look at car. Photo by Live Boston.

Update: The guy made national headlines in December.

Boston Police report arresting an East Boston man they say got so irritated at people who were trying to keep him from breaking into cars outside Santarpio's he eventually started waving a gun at them, before gaining entry to one car by shooting out its window. Read more.

By adamg - 1/28/20 - 10:03 pm

A couple who owns a three-family house on Chelsea Street might have to try renting it out as three apartments after the Zoning Board of Appeal today rejected their request to reclassify it as a "lodging house" so that they could continue renting it out in short-term rentals. Read more.

By adamg - 12/6/19 - 2:12 pm

WBZ reports multiple shots were fired outside the Medallo Bar, 411 Chelsea St., around 2 a.m.

In February, a man was stabbed to death outside the bar.

By adamg - 3/13/19 - 9:42 am
Architect's rendering of proposed Chelsea Street building

Architect's rendering.

The Zoning Board of Appeal yesterday approved a developer's plan for a three-story retail and office building at 9 Chelsea St. that could feature a two-level restaurant with rooftop dining. Read more.

By adamg - 2/20/19 - 7:32 pm
Alfred Rodriguez Nunez

Boston Police report a man who was stabbed outside the Modelo, 411 Chelsea St., around 1:55 a.m. on Sunday died today.

The man, identified by NBC Boston as Alfred Rodriguez Nunez, is Boston's eighth murder victim in 2019.

By adamg - 2/17/19 - 11:23 am

UPDATE: Victim died.

WCVB reports a man was stabbed outside Taverna Medallo, 411 Chelsea St., around 2 a.m. The homicide unit was called in due to the severity of his injuries.

By adamg - 5/30/18 - 3:25 pm

State Police report arresting Bryan Cortez, 31, after he drove by a couple of troopers on Chelsea Street in East Boston who knew he didn't have a valid driver's license. Read more.

By adamg - 4/6/18 - 2:22 pm

Boston Police report arresting four people they say broke into a triple decker at 312 Chelsea St. in East Boston around 10 a.m. on Thursday. Read more.

By adamg - 6/8/17 - 9:28 am
Architect's rendering: 9 Chelsea St. in East Boston

Architect's rendering.

A developer has proposed tearing down the old Rapino Memorial Home and two adjoining, and equally vacant, buildings on Chelsea Street at Maverick Street to make way for a two-story retail building. Read more.

By adamg - 7/22/16 - 8:53 pm
Fire on Chelsea Street in East Boston

Before the firefighters arrived. Photo by Laura Chadwell.

A five-alarm fire ripped through the multi-family building at 107-109 Chelsea St., next to Santarpio's, the Boston Fire Department reports.

The fire, in the six-unit, three-story building was reported at 7:23 p.m. It did not cause any injuries, the department says.

By adamg - 7/13/16 - 4:08 pm

Firefighters made short work of a third-floor fire that erupted shortly before 4 p.m. at 294 Chelsea St., between Brooks and Putnam.

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