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A canon ball was found at Castle Island on Thursday. (Photo by Boston police captain John Greland)

Bomb Squad Detonates Cannonball Found At Castle Island

Massachusetts State Police say a cannonball found by a fisherman at Castle Island was detonated Thursday morning.

03/26/2015

Emergency crews responded to Cabot Train Yard in South Boston Sunday. (Photo credit: @lappinic)

Man Struck And Killed By Train In South Boston

A man was struck and killed by a train the Cabot Train Yard in South Boston Sunday evening, according to Transit Police.

03/15/2015

An LGBT veterans group marches in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade (Photo credit Julie Loncich/WBZ)

Gay Groups March At Last In Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Boston mayors have boycotted the event for 20 years over the gay rights issue.

03/15/2015

Outvets marching in a parade (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Symbols Of Progress In South Boston

WBZ-TV’s Jon Keller says the decision to include two gay groups in the St. Patrick’s Day parade is a sign of how much Southie has changed.

03/13/2015

(Carl Stevens/WBZ)

Snow Could Reroute South Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

South Boston’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will go on as planned on March 15th.

03/02/2015

Parking space saver. (WBZ-TV)

Boston’s Parking Space Saving Days Are Numbered

Southie residents aren’t thrilled with the city call to remove parking space savers.

03/02/2015

South Boston Emergency Transportation Reconfiguration (Image from City of Boston)

Significant Street Changes Announced For South Boston

Even numbered streets will be open only to westbound traffic while odd numbered streets will be eastbound in South Boston until April 1.

02/14/2015

Two kayakers were rescued in the water off a South Boston beach. (WBZ-TV)

Kayakers Rescued From Boston Harbor

Two kayakers were rescued after they fell into the water in South Boston on Christmas Day.

12/25/2014

Police search for evidence after the shooting on Old Colony Avenue Tuesday.

Boston Police Officer Forgives Man Who Tried To Kill Him

A Boston police officer who says he felt the heat and heard the whistle of a bullet fired by a fleeing suspect as it narrowly missed his head offered forgiveness to his assailant in court.

12/24/2014

Bryan Bishop (WBZ-TV)

Gay Veterans Group Allowed To March In South Boston St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The organizers of Boston’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade voted to allow a group representing gay veterans to march next year, a dramatic turnaround for an organization that has long resisted the inclusion of gays.

12/16/2014

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