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Off-duty cops stop a robbery suspect in Southie

News & Politics

According to the Boston Globe, two off-duty police officers stopped a suspect who tried to rob Three D's Variety Store at the corner of E and Sixth on Wednesday. 

After the off-duty office witnessed Colm Pierce, 23, from South Boston struggling with a victim at 249 E Street around 4:30pm. 

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Parking/Traffic Advisory for Southie

News & Politics

Yes, another road race.  On Sunday, October 5, 2014 the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will institute roadway restrictions to accommodate the Mount Washington Bank Road Race. These closures will be in effect from 8:15 a.m. until approximately 11:00 a.m.  from  William J.

6 Courses 6 Beers at Franklin Southie


Chef Joshua Bottini of Franklin Southie is celebrating New England growers and brewers with a six course Farm & Tap Dinner. Collaborating with North Star Sheep Farm and Allagash Brewery, Bottini plans to educate and illustrate the connection with local farms and local brewers and the great products

Rumor has it - Spotlight being filmed in Southie this week.

arts & entertainment

A little birdie told us Spotlight - a movie from writer/director Thomas McCarthy is shooting in Boston this week and will be in Southie on October 1st and 2nd filming scenes.

Spotlight tells the story of the Boston Globe investigative team that exposed the Catholic Church sex abuse scandal.

5 Greenspire Linden Trees Planted. The Southie Tree Butcher still at large.

News & Politics

Remember way back in June, when South Boston awoke to find that vandals had cut down five trees on the strip of land between Columbia Road and Day Boulevard (aka the greenie) between L and M Street.

Leo the cat is missing!

lifestyle feature

Leo has gone missing from the neighborhood of West Fourth near E Street.  He is an orange and white mancoon cat.  He recently was injured and walks with a limp. 

If you see Leo or have any information of his whereabouts, kindly call Clara at 508-542-2360.

Keep your eyes open for Putters too -

Week of September 29th


Rejoice!  It's National Coffee Day!  To celebrate Dunkin Donuts is giving away a free medium dark roast all day on Monday, September 29th.  Here are 7 places to get coffee in Southie:

Wink!  Wink!  Welcome to Southie, Wink Eyecare!

Fightin' Irish vs. the DCR

News & Politics

Friday morning a battle erupted between South Boston Pop Warner and the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) over the use of the football field and the Murphy skating rink.  Many Southie residents awoke to find a letter from South Boston Pop Warner President Dan Ferrara in their inbox or

Neatly Nested

shopping & style

Written by Sam Wagner

The September move-in madness is over!  Now that you’re all settled into your new place, it’s time to add the finishing touches that make a house a home.  Luckily for Southie, Neatly Nested Design & Decor is conveniently located in the heart of South Boston, on the corner of

A new movie theater for Southie - now we have everything!

News & Politics

We haven't had a movie theater in Southie since the  Bug House so when we heard the neighborhood will be getting one soon, we were excited to say the least.  According to an article in the Boston Herald,  WS Development signed a 20-year lease for a movie theater at One Seaport Square.


National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

News & Politics

We all have them in our medicine cabinets - bottles of old prescriptions drugs.  South Boston CAN and the Boston police department want you to participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, September 27th.  From 10:00am to 12pm, you can stop by C-6 police Station on West

Have you seen Putters? Missing Cat Reward

lifestyle feature

Putters went missing from the neighborhood of Marine Road between K and L on September 9th.  Putters is an all black cat that weighs approximately 15 pounds.  If you have seen Putters, please call 401-829-1869.   A $500 reward has been offered.