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Bench near M Street Beach in South Boston. (WBZ-TV photo)

Neighbors Raise Money To Replace Memorial Destroyed In South Boston Crash

The community of South Boston is showering a family with generosity after a weekend car accident destroyed something precious to them.

01/13/2014

Some of the swimmers at the L Street bath house for the Polar Bear Plunge, Jan. 1, 2014. (Photo by Carl Stevens-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Hundreds Shake Off Cold Weather For Southie Polar Bear Plunge

At 9:29 a.m. a couple of hundred people in bathing suits stood on the beach outside the L Street bath house in South Boston – on January 1, with the temperature in the low 20’s.

01/01/2014

A space saver in Boston

Boston Parking Wars: Reclaiming A Parking Spot From A Space Saver

Any Bostonian who has ever needed to find parking after a snow storm is familiar with the controversial tradition of space saving.

12/20/2013

Parking space saver in South Boston. (Photo from Whitney Burbank)

Boston To Discard Parking Space Savers After Weekend Storm

City officials are not allowing the Boston tradition of saving parking spaces that returned this weekend along with the snow.

12/16/2013

Boston firefighters took this photo moments after arriving at the Summer Street fire. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Dept.)

8-Alarm Fire Guts South Boston Building Under Renovation

Firefighters quickly brought an eight-alarm fire in a commercial building in South Boston under control early Tuesday morning.

12/03/2013

Photo Credit Thinkstock

Greenest Neighborhoods In Boston

Boston has recently been praised as on of the most energy-efficient cities in the country. Bostonians can all take pride in this rating, but which neighborhoods are really taking the lead in the green movement?

11/25/2013

South Boston. (File Image)

5 Things You Didn’t Know About South Boston

South Boston has plenty of secrets, both good and bad. From momentous battles during the Revolutionary War to Whitey Bulger’s reign, Southie has made its way into the history books. But here are five things […]

11/16/2013

Edwin Alemany in South Boston District Court, Aug. 14, 2013. (WBZ-TV)

Edwin Alemany Indicted In Amy Lord Murder, Attacks On 3 Other Women In Boston

A Suffolk County grand jury returned an indictment Friday against the man accused of killing Amy Lord of South Boston last summer.

11/15/2013

South Boston resident (WBZ-TV)

South Boston Reacts To Whitey Bulger’s Sentencing

With trendy coffee shops and businesses, South Boston looks different from the neighborhood where Whitey Bulger rose from the projects to a feared mob boss.

11/14/2013

James Tilton was arrested by Transit Police for OUI after he attempted to enter the Silver Line tunnel in South Boston early Friday. (Surveillance Image courtesy: MBTA)

Police: OUI Driver Who Drove Into Silver Line Tunnel Gave Fake Name

A man who was allegedly drunk and drove into an MBTA Silver Line tunnel is expected to face additional charges after police say he gave a false name.

10/26/2013

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