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Stabbing in Boston Common, injuries non-fatal

Stabbing in Boston Common, injuries non-fatal

March 1, 2017


Filed under Boston, News

One man was stabbed in the Boston Common on Monday night, police said. The man, who remained unnamed as of Tuesday night, was stabbed around 6:40 p.m. on Monday close to 139 Tremont St., according to Boston Police. A witness told a reporter on Tuesday that the physical altercation between the two peo...

Environmental Club denied space in Boston Common for Earth Day event

Environmental Club denied space in Boston Common for Earth Day event

Heather Rutherford

April 8, 2015


Filed under Boston, Campus, News

Suffolk’s Environmental Club is searching for a new place to host their first annual Earth Day Fest after the city’s Parks and Recreation department rejected their permit to host the event in the  Boston Common. The Environmental Club, partnering with Boston University’s Environmental Coalition,...

Man who allegedly stabbed two park rangers held on $1 million cash bail

Man who allegedly stabbed two park rangers held on $1 million cash bail

Melissa Hanson

October 15, 2014


Filed under Boston, Campus, News

The 34-year-old Boston man who allegedly stabbed two park rangers in Boston Common Tuesday night was held on $1 million cash bail on Wednesday, prosecutors said. Bodio Hutchinson was also held without bail for warrants sought by probation officers for violating probationary terms imposed on prior convic...

Two park rangers stabbed in Boston Common

Two park rangers stabbed in Boston Common

Melissa Hanson

October 14, 2014


Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

Two park rangers were stabbed by a Boston man in the Common on Tuesday night, police said. Bodio Hutchinson, 34, allegedly stabbed the park rangers around 5 p.m., according to Boston police spokesman David Estrada. Both rangers were taken to Boston hospitals, Estrada said, one with life-threatening...

Smoking ban garners mixed opinions from students

Smoking ban garners mixed opinions from students

January 29, 2014


Filed under Boston, Campus, Featured Stories, News

By Will Senar With the New Year started, the Boston Parks and Recreation Commission has decided to outlaw smoking in the city’s 250 or more parks, making some Boston college students happy and leaving others running out of places to light up. “We think it’s a step in the right direction because...

City parks smoking ban goes too far, unfairly limits rights

City parks smoking ban goes too far, unfairly limits rights

January 29, 2014


Filed under Opinion

By Will Senar The Boston Parks and Recreation Department  recently unanimously voted to ban smoking lighted or vaporized substances from the city’s 250 plus parks. The ban has also been supported by  former Mayor Thomas M. Menino who proposed the ban last November. What is interesting about ...

October 11, 2011


Filed under Boston, News

Caitlin Lezell, Journal Staff   Last Sunday saw the 35th annual Tufts Health Plan 10K Race for Women in the Boston Common. Over 7,000 female runners turned out to participate, all representing various organizations and causes. One team in particular had reached out toSuffolkUniversitystudents...

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