4 hours ago

One Less Gun: Concerned Citizen and District B-3 Front Desk Officer Assist Officers on Patrol in the Recovery of an Illegal Firearm

At about 10:50 PM on Saturday, May 23, 2015, the officer assigned to the front desk of District B-3 (Mattapan) received a telephone call from an anonymous caller who stated there was a person with a gun in front of the liquor store in the area of 1633 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan Square.

40 hours ago

2 days ago

On this last day of Safe Boating Week, we wanted to discuss the importance of Hu...

On this last day of Safe Boating Week, we wanted to discuss the importance of Hurricane Safety and Preparedness.

2 days ago

Got plans for this Memorial Day weekend? LIKE fantastic holiday weekend weather...

Got plans for this Memorial Day weekend? LIKE fantastic holiday weekend weather to go along with it that just makes you want to SHARE the awesomeness? Then get ready and get excited!

3 days ago

Chilly this morning but becoming mild this afternoon along with less wind than y...

Chilly this morning but becoming mild this afternoon along with less wind than yesterday. Thus very pleasant. Then forecast dilemma becomes how far north does rain shield spread tonight into Fri morning?

4 days ago

A chilly night is expected as clear skies and light winds will allow for tempera...

A chilly night is expected as clear skies and light winds will allow for temperatures to drop into the low to mid 30s. This could allow for frost to develop especially across the sheltered valley locations across Western Massachusetts.

5 days ago

[500 PM] Radar Update: Isolated thunderstorms are developing across the Hudson V...

[500 PM] Radar Update: Isolated thunderstorms are developing across the Hudson Valley and will begin to move into Southern New England between 6-8 pm. Please be prepared if you have outdoor plans, and remember When Thunder Roars, Go indoors!

5 days ago

[12:30 PM] Afternoon Radar Update: The 1st batch of showers is moving offshore w...

[12:30 PM] Afternoon Radar Update: The 1st batch of showers is moving offshore w/ 2nd batch developing across Upstate NY. This second batch could contain a few strong thunderstorms across Northern CT & Western Ma late this afternoon.

5 days ago

As safe boating week continues, we wanted to discuss the various marine advisori...

As safe boating week continues, we wanted to discuss the various marine advisories, watches and warnings issued by our office here in Taunton. Please share this very important information with your fellow mariners.

5 days ago

Flat Black Coffee to Open on the Boston Waterfront

...join others on Broad Street, Franklin Street, and High Street in downtown Boston, along with Dorchester Avenue and Washington Street in Dorchester...

5 days ago

Farmer's Market flyer in Pleasantville NY. Reminding us that the Mattapan Square...

Farmer's Market flyer in Pleasantville NY. Reminding us that the Mattapan Square Farmer's Market is opening in less than 2 months!

6 days ago

The Storm Prediction Center has placed Western MA/Northern CT in a marginal risk...

The Storm Prediction Center has placed Western MA/Northern CT in a marginal risk for late Tuesday afternoon and evening.

6 days ago

May 17

You have 2 new neighbors in your followed places, including…

May 16

Scattered showers and an isolated thunderstorm or two are possible this morning...

Scattered showers and an isolated thunderstorm or two are possible this morning across western MA and north-central CT ahead of a warm front. Much of the day should be cloudy but dry with temperatures reaching up to around 70.

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May 13

Did you miss our Seedling Sale last weekend? You can still purchase from us on T...

Did you miss our Seedling Sale last weekend? You can still purchase from us on Thursday, May 14 from 4:40-6:30pm at the Bill Hill Boys & Girls Club, 15 Talbot Avenue in Dorchester! We hope to see you there!

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Upcoming events

Wed

  • Toddler Time 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM • Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library, 1350 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126 (1350 Blue Hill Avenue)

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  • Drop-in Craft 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM • Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library, 1350 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126 (1350 Blue Hill Avenue)

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  • Friday Film 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM • Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library, 1350 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126 (1350 Blue Hill Avenue)
  • Story and Craft Time 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM • Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library, 1350 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126 (1350 Blue Hill Avenue)
  • "Better Things, Brighter Days" CD Release Concert 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM • Morning Star Baptist Church (1257 Blue Hill Ave)

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