An alert citizen looks up and files a 311 complaint about the two mistakes on the signs at the intersection of Shawmut Avenue and Williams Street in Roxbury - one a bit more obvious even to people not from immediately around there.
Ismail Abdurrashid-McCullum, 50, was ordered sent to Bridgewater State Hospital for 20 days for observation at his arraignment today on charges he shot a man on Shawmut Avenue early yesterday with what police now say was only one of several weapons he kept at his apartment and in his car. Read more.
The Boston Police officer who shot Terrence Coleman in the foyer of his apartment building last October had little choice, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office says in a report on the incident. Read more.
The Davis Cos. this week filed a letter of intent with the BPDA to add seven stories to the brick building it owns at 112 Shawmut Ave., off Herald Street, and turn it into 155 housing units and a cafe. Read more.