4 days ago

Boston police ID fatal Mattapan shooting victim

Officers responding around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday to 50 Evelyn Street found Garfield Thomas, 33, suffering from a gunshot wound.

    Boston police ID fatal Mattapan shooting victim
    BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police have identified a man who was shot dead earlier this week inside a home in Mattapan. Officers responding around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday to 50 Evelyn Street found Garfield Thomas, 33, suffering from a gunshot wound. Thomas was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead, officials said.
    http://whdh.com

4 days ago

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan

    UPDATE: Victim Identified in Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan
    Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan: At about 10:39 AM on Tuesday May 15, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan.
    http://bpdnews.com

6 days ago

Boston police investigating deadly shooting in Mattapan

Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.

    Boston police investigating deadly shooting in Mattapan
    BOSTON (WHDH) - A man who was shot in Mattapan Tuesday morning has died, Boston police said. Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.
    http://whdh.com

6 days ago

Police: Man shot in Mattapan has died

Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.

    Police: Man shot in Mattapan has died
    BOSTON (WHDH) - A man who was shot in Mattapan Tuesday morning has died, police said. Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.
    http://whdh.com

6 days ago

Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan

Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan

    Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan
    Death Investigation in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan: At about 10:39am, on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, officers from District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for a person shot in the area of 50 Evelyn Street in Mattapan. On arrival, officers located an adult male victim, be
    http://bpdnews.com

6 days ago

Boston police investigating shooting in Mattapan

Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.

    Boston police investigating shooting in Mattapan
    BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police are investigating after a man was shot in Mattapan Monday. Officers responding to a report of shots fired just after 10:30 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man inside a home suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, officials said.
    http://whdh.com

6 days ago

1 person shot in Mattapan

The victim was shot near 50 Evelyn St., police said.

    1 person shot in Mattapan
    Boston police are responding to a shooting in the city's Mattapan neighborhood. The victim was shot near 50 Evelyn St., police said. WCVB will have more information when it becomes available.
    http://www.wcvb.com

6 days ago

Boston police investigating daylight shooting in Mattapan

Officers responding to a report of shots fired at 10:39 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man shot.

    Boston police investigating daylight shooting in Mattapan
    Boston police are investigating after a man was shot in broad daylight in Mattapan Monday. Officers responding to a report of shots fired at 10:39 a.m. in the area of 50 Evelyn St. found a man shot. The extent of the man's injuries was unclear.
    http://whdh.com

May 13

Summer Resource Fair, May 25

1350 Blue Hill Avenue

    Summer Resource Fair, May 25
    Friday, May 25 11 a.m. 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Boston, MA 02126 The third Summer Resource Fair for family summer activities and classes will take place at the Mattapan Library. For more information, please contact Riva Pearson at (617) 298-2045 x 233 or riva.pearson@bostonabcd.org.
    http://sampan.org

May 10

State’s budget for transportation projects needs public input; meeting set for May 15

...At 6:30 p.m. May 15 at the Boston Centers for Youth & Families auditorium, 5 Mildred Ave., Boston...

    State's budget for transportation projects needs public input; meeting set for May 15
    From the state Department of Transportation, April 19, 2018: The draft capital investment plan update for spending on state Department of Transportation and Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority projects in the fiscal years 2019-23 is being presented this month, but of 10 presentations, none will be held in Cambridge or Somerville.
    http://www.cambridgeday.com

May 09

Mattapan Square Main Streets updated their co...

    Mattapan Square Main Streets
    Mattapan Square Main Streets updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 06

Mattapan resident doing yard work finds handgun

Officers responding to a report of a found firearm about 2:10 p.m. near the intersection of Mattapan Street and Fottler Road met a local resident who said they were getting ready to mow their lawn when they found a silver firearm, police said in a post on the department’s website.

    Mattapan resident doing yard work finds handgun
    BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police are thanking a Mattapan resident for turning in a firearm they found Saturday while doing some spring yard work. Officers responding to a report of a found firearm about 2:10 p.m.
    http://whdh.com

May 06

A Concerned Citizen Doing Yard Work Helps Officers Recover Firearm

...assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan), responded to a radio call in the area of Mattapan Street and Fottler Road for a firearm found in a back yard.  A Mattapan citizen was in their back...

    A Concerned Citizen Doing Yard Work Helps Officers Recover Firearm
    Spring has sprung, although the sun hasn't brought much heat, still, a little yard work goes a long way and helps get one more gun off our streets.
    http://bpdnews.com

May 03

Read the obituary for Dwayne Thomas

Visitation with family on Friday, May 11, 2018 from Morning Star Baptist Church, 1257 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan, MA 02126.

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Boston police say Dwayne Keon Thomas was killed near 39 Hartford St. in Dorchester on April 28 and that they are continuing to investigate his death. Commissioner...

Arrangements entrusted to George Lopes Funeral Home, 821 Cummins Highway, Mattapan, MA 02126.

    Read the obituary for Dwayne Thomas
    Relatives of a Boston man who was fatally shot in Dorchester Saturday are remembering the 34-year-old for being a loving father to his two children. Boston police Dwayne Keon Thomas was killed near 39 Hartford St. in Dorchester on April 28 and that they are continuing to investigate his death.
    https://www.boston.com

May 01

Steven P. Odom Serenity Garden Community Meeting

5 Mildred Avenue

    Steven P. Odom Serenity Garden Community Meeting
    Steven P. Odom Serenity Garden Community Meeting
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 12

Ladder comes apart as firefighters battle blaze in Boston

The fire at 9 Duke St. was knocked down and 15 people are displaced.

    Ladder comes apart as firefighters battle blaze in Boston
    A Boston fire truck's ladder came apart as firefighters were battling a fire. An official with the Boston Fire Department said the ladder was fully extended and somehow came apart as they fought a fire on Duke Street in Mattapan. The official said the ladder extended about 70 feet before it broke.
    http://www.wcvb.com

Apr 12

Tower Ladder Collapses Onto Mattapan Home During Fire

There was heavy smoke on the third floor when firefighters responded to 9 Duke Street at about 7:40 p.m. All residents were safely evacuated and the fire was quickly knocked down.

    Tower Ladder Collapses Onto Mattapan Home During Fire
    BOSTON (CBS) - A fire truck malfunction caused a tower ladder to collapse onto a home on Duke Street Wednesday night. A firefighter, who was on the ladder when it collapsed onto the three story building, was able to climb onto the roof. Fire Commissioner Joe Finn called the incident a "major structural fail of the truck."
    http://boston.cbslocal.com

Apr 06

Public Facilities Commission Meeting (PFD)

Young Achievers Academy (formerly Solomon Lewenberg Middle School), 20 Outlook Road, Mattapan, MA

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Transfer of the care, custody, management and control of the land and building: 585 Commercial Street, North End, Massachusetts.

Contract to NADAAA, Inc.: To provide architectural design and construction administration services for Adams Branch Library Renovations project located at 690 Adams Street, Dorchester, Massachusetts.

...Register on December 30, 2015, to NADAAA, Inc., a Massachusetts corporation with an office at 1929 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02118. Under the terms of this contract, NADAAA, Inc. will provide architectural design...

Contract to CGKV Architects, Inc.: To provide architectural design and construction administration services associated with the Johnson Building Roof Replacement project located at 700 Boylston Street, Boston, Massachusetts.

Contract to Gale Associates Inc.: To provide architectural design and construction administration services associated with the William J. Devine Clubhouse Roof Replacement and Patio Expansion project located at 1 Circuit Drive, Dorchester, Massachusetts.

Sumner Elementary School, 15 Basile Street, Roslindale, MA

David Ellis School, 302 Walnut Avenue, Roxbury, MA

Tech Boston Academy (formerly Dorchester High School), 9 Peacevale Road, Dorchester, MA

    Public Facilities Commission Meeting (PFD)
    You can also watch the meeting on Boston City TV at Comcast channel 24, RCN channel 13, and on boston.gov/boston-city-tv.
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 06

19th annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series coming to local parks

40 Almont Street, Mattapan

This article has 12 other Boston locations (Show)

95 Myrtlebank Avenue, Dorchester

75 West Rutland Square, South End

4225 Washington Street, Roslindale

130 B Street, South Boston

150 Readville Street, Hyde Park

10 Mozart Street, Jamaica Plain

20 Park Drive, Fenway

295 Tremont Street, Bay Village/Chinatown

30 Chestnut Hill Ave, Allston/Brighton

110 Atlantic Avenue, North End

369 LaGrange Street, West Roxbury

68 Moreland Street, Roxbury

    19th annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series coming to local parks
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 19th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from April 25 to July 11.
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 06

19th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series coming to local parks

40 Almont Street, Mattapan

This article has 12 other Boston locations (Show)

95 Myrtlebank Avenue, Dorchester

75 West Rutland Square, South End

4225 Washington Street, Roslindale

130 B Street, South Boston

150 Readville Street, Hyde Park

10 Mozart Street, Jamaica Plain

20 Park Drive, Fenway

295 Tremont Street, Bay Village/Chinatown

30 Chestnut Hill Ave, Allston/Brighton

110 Atlantic Avenue, North End

369 LaGrange Street, West Roxbury

68 Moreland Street, Roxbury

    19th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series coming to local parks
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 19th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from April 25 to July 11.
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 03

Mayor Walsh announces 2018 Coffee Hour series

40 Almont Street, Mattapan

This article has 12 other Boston locations (Show)

95 Myrtlebank Avenue, Dorchester

75 West Rutland Square, South End

4225 Washington Street, Roslindale

130 B Street, South Boston

150 Readville Street, Hyde Park

10 Mozart Street, Jamaica Plain

20 Park Drive, Fenway

295 Tremont Street, Bay Village/Chinatown

30 Chestnut Hill Ave, Allston/Brighton

110 Atlantic Avenue, North End

369 LaGrange Street, West Roxbury

68 Moreland Street, Roxbury

    Mayor Walsh announces 2018 Coffee Hour series
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 19th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from April 25 to July 11.
    https://www.boston.gov

Mar 27

Community Preservation Forum - Mattapan

5 Mildred Avenue

    Community Preservation Forum - Mattapan
    Learn about the new Community Preservation program and how you can identify and apply for project funds. We'll be soliciting input and participation as we develop a neighborhood agenda going forward.
    https://www.boston.gov

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