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By adamg - 8/31/20 - 1:01 pm

The Fours on Canal Street says good bye. Its Quincy and Norwell locations remain open.

Via Boston Restaurant Talk.

By adamg - 8/21/20 - 2:34 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports that both Rustico, which had been around for 20 years and Popover King, which had been around for considerably less, have closed permanently.

By adamg - 12/17/19 - 10:25 am
Architect's rendering of proposed 104 Canal St. hotel

Architect's rendering

Construction of a 15-story, 90-room Cambria Hotel at 104 Canal St., at Valenti Way, should finally begin next year, five years after the city awarded a building permit, a lawyer for the property owner told the Zoning Board of Appeal today. Read more.

By adamg - 11/25/19 - 3:57 pm
Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh

NBC Boston reports prosecutors today charged that Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh, 25, died early Saturday because Bryan Rice, 22, wanted his gold chain. Read more.

By adamg - 11/23/19 - 9:37 am

Victim identified as Fouad Baghdad-Zouggagh, 25, of West Roxbury.

Boston Police report a man was fatally shot around 2 a.m. Read more.

By adamg - 7/16/19 - 12:01 pm

Managers at Bodega Canal, 69 Canal St., told the Boston Licensing Board this morning they've removed CBD-infused items - which included chorizo, guacamole and cocktails - from their menu following a visit from a BPD licensing detective. Read more.

By adamg - 11/20/18 - 11:37 am

Boston Restaurant Talk reports the group that snapped up Mary Ann's, the Beacon Hill Pub and the Tam is looking set to take over Sullivan's Tap on Canal Street.

By adamg - 8/20/17 - 9:37 am

One man was stabbed in the chest, another in the back, around 2 a.m. at Causeway and Canal streets, according to Boston EMS Incidents and Providence Citywide.

By adamg - 7/8/17 - 4:05 pm
No cars on Canal Street

Adam Castiglioni was among those who wandered a car-free Canal Street on Open Canal Street today.

By adamg - 4/26/17 - 11:03 am

The Boston Licensing Board decides Thursday whether to let Nicholas Frattaroli - of the North End Frattarolis - buy the liquor license from the owners of the shuttered Grand Canal and re-open it as a Mexican restaurant called Bodega Canal. Read more.

By adamg - 3/9/16 - 4:41 pm
WIlson Anthony

A dance instructor was ordered held without bail today at his arraignment on charges he raped a boy under 14 several times at lessons at the instructor's downtown home, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Read more.

By adamg - 3/9/15 - 4:59 pm
One car destroyed, one damaged by falling ice bombs

Spinorama84 happened upon some carnage in the parking lot between Hurricane O'Reilly's and the Fours on Canal Street this afternoon: One car heavily damaged by ice boulders falling from the building and one with its windshield taken out. No injuries, he reports.

Nobody injured by falling deathcicle behind Bromfield Street.

By adamg - 7/18/14 - 11:58 am

The Boston Licensing Board yesterday ordered Hurricane O'Reilly's to shut for four days as punishment for an April incident in which bouncers were captured on video beating one patron so badly he left a large pool of blood on the sidewalk and chasing and punching several others.

By adamg - 7/15/14 - 12:02 pm

coogans bouncers

The video posted on Barstool Sports.

Officials at the company that owns Hurricane O'Reilly's say they've fired the two bouncers seen on a Web video punching patrons in April - one to the point that he left, according to police, "a large amount of blood" on the ground.

The manager on duty at the time was suspended, then quit of his own accord, the officials told the Boston Licensing Board this morning.

By adamg - 5/25/13 - 10:50 pm

Police are looking for a white guy, about 6' and wearing a Sons of Anarchy shirt for smashing a window at Hurricane O'Reilly's with his fist around 10 p.m. Last seen in the company of three other guys.

By adamg - 3/25/13 - 12:51 pm

BouncerBoston Police report arresting a bouncer at the Grand Canal on Canal Street early Sunday.

Sidney Phillips, 31, of Avon, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon - a shod foot.

According to police, witnesses told officers that Phillips violently escorted a group of ten people outside around 1:30 a.m. after an argument inside the bar:

By adamg - 3/14/12 - 10:06 am

A Boston Police sergeant and a lawyer for Hurricane O'Reilly's agree on one point: Around 1:45 a.m. on Jan. 19, an unconscious patron was curled up in a fetal position on the sidewalk outside the Canal Street bar.

How he came to be in that position could determine whether the Boston Licensing Board punishes the bar at a meeting tomorrow.

By adamg - 6/15/10 - 1:00 pm

The Boston Licensing Bar decides Thursday what to do about alleged incidents at Hurricane O'Reilly's, 150 Canal St., one involving a man who says he was held by a bouncer while other patrons punched and bit him, the other involving three teenagers who got soused using older friends' licenses.

"It's becoming a troubled premise," Boston Police Sgt. John Devaney told the licensing board. "We're down there every weekend ... Young kids, fights, disorder."

By adamg - 1/6/08 - 1:39 pm

Boston Police report on a variety of arrests, including four guys arrested early yesterday in Dorchester on a series of gun-related charges after a traffic stop (yes, once again, alleged bad guys nabbed because they can't drive) and a couple of bar incidents:

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