Jamaica Pond

Jamaica Pond . (WBZ-TV)

Jamaica Pond Water Activities Shut Down After Algae Bloom

Jamaica Pond has been temporarily closed to water activities because of a suspected algae bloom.


Jamaica Pond (WBZ)

Runner Reports Indecent Assault By Bicyclist Near Jamaica Pond

A woman running near Jamaica Pond reported being indecently assaulted by a man riding a bicycle Monday morning, Boston police say.


Rafael Motas-Pena arraigned on assault charges. ((WBZ-TV)

13-Year-Old Among Two Arrested For Armed Robbery In Roxbury Park

Boston police arrested two people over the weekend, including a 13-year-old boy, for allegedly robbing a man at knife-point and tying him up in a Roxbury park.


Jamaica Pond . (WBZ-TV)

Boston Police Seek Suspects In Armed Robberies At Jamaica Pond

Boston Police put out a community alert after two armed robberies on the foot path around Jamaica Pond.


A search has been suspended for a woman believed to be missing in Jamaica Pond. (WBZ-TV)

Police Suspend Search For Woman Believed Missing In Jamaica Pond

Boston police have suspended a search for a woman believed to have gone missing in Jamaica Pond.


Snow covered path along Jamaica Pond.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Jamaica Plain

Known to locals as “JP,” Jamaica Plain is home to a unique history and diverse communities. Here are five things you didn’t know about Jamaica Plain.



Boston’s Best Places To Go During Parents Weekend

Boston is a college student town, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t places for parents. Here’s a list of the best places to take parents if they are visiting.


Jamaica Pond in Jamaica Plain. (WBZ-TV Photo)

Police Increase Patrols After Attack Of Dog Walker Near Jamaica Pond

A woman out for an early morning walk with her dog was attacked from behind in Jamaica Plain on Monday morning.


Jamaica pond to be surveyed for invasive beetle

Volunteers will gather at Boston’s Jamaica Pond to look for signs of the Asian Longhorned Beetle, the invasive pest that has claimed thousands of trees in the Worcester area.