Close
Current temperature in Boston - 62 °
BECOME A MEMBER
Get access to a personalized news feed, our newsletter and exclusive discounts on everything from shows to local restaurants, All for free.
Already a member? Sign in.
The Bay State Banner
BACK TO TOP
The Bay State Banner
POST AN AD SIGN IN

Trending Articles

Schools facing bus driver shortage

Paul Goodnight honored, depicted in mural

Janey rolls out ban on evictions

READ PRINT EDITION

nubian square

Paul Goodnight honored, depicted in mural
read more
Local News
Paul Goodnight honored, depicted in mural
Legendary local artist Paul Goodnight was given his own day Sept. 4 at a celebration of Nubiana Murals, an outdoor museum of building facades in Nubian Square.
>
Mobile mural marks MPDC 55th anniversary
read more
Arts & Culture
Mobile mural marks MPDC 55th anniversary
As part of their 55th anniversary celebration, Madison Park Development Corporation has organized a mobile mural in Nubian Square, created by local artists and a cohort of six youth participants. The mural, “A Love Letter to Roxbury,” celebrates the neighborhood’s history and MPDC’s commitment to the community.
>
Nubian Square block party boost Black businesses
read more
Local News
Nubian Square block party boost Black businesses
Roxbury reunited in the street on Saturday at two outdoor events in Nubian Square; a block party hosted by Black Market and an open-air market hosted by the The American City Coalition.
>
Developer proposes micro units for Nubian Sq.
read more
Local News
Developer proposes micro units for Nubian Sq.
Local developers have introduced a project in Nubian Square to add floors and introduce co-living spaces to a Nubian Square building. A proposed project at 1127 Harrison Ave will bring 94 micro units with shared amenity spaces, 12 income-restricted units, and renovate the commercial space.
>
Committee selects Parcel 8 developer
read more
Local News
Committee selects Parcel 8 developer
The BPDA voted to name the NUBA team, lead by Kamran Zahedi of Urbanica LLC. developer of Parcel 8 on April 17, moving the Melnea Cass parcel to the next step.
>
Nubian Square comes alive with 'Nubian Nights'
read more
Arts & Culture
Nubian Square comes alive with 'Nubian Nights'
On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through April 11, Nubian Square comes alive with the “Nubian Nights” installation, featuring jazz music and synchronized light projections on local businesses. Organized by the Roxbury Cultural District (RCD), the outdoor installations provides a safe, socially distanced art experience for the neighborhood.
>
Developers bet on Nubian Square revival
read more
Local News
Developers bet on Nubian Square revival
A team of developers is seeking to build a multi-use development on the Blair Lot that they hope will bolster the arts community in Nubian Square.
>
Bartlett Place projects move forward
read more
Local News
Bartlett Place projects move forward
Three buildings on the Bartlett Place lot in Nubian Square are moving toward approval, scheduled to start construction in late 2021. The project review committee for the 10-building site held a meeting Nov. 30 to review plans from Nelson Group and Shanti Acquisition that will provide a total of 126 homeownership units.
>
One proposal remains for Blair Lot
read more
Local News
One proposal remains for Blair Lot
With one developer out of the running for the redevelopment of the Blair Lot in Nubian Square, the Boston Planning and Development Agency is now considering just one proposal.
>
Fun and fresh air in Nubian Square
read more
Business
Fun and fresh air in Nubian Square
If you have noticed an abundance of flowers and a resurgence of outdoor events in Roxbury’s Nubian Square, you are likely witnessing the efforts of Roxbury Main Streets to bring patrons back into local businesses in the area.
>
Proposals for Nubian Square development will add housing, retail to the commercial district
read more
Local News
Proposals for Nubian Square development will add housing, retail to the commercial district
Two proposals for the Blair lot and three proposals for Parcel 8 include space for artists, affordable housing and outdoor space. Each would have a considerable effect on the culture and activities in Nubian Square.
>
A new name for Dudley library
read more
Local News
A new name for Dudley library
Boston Public Library trustees have voted to change the Dudley branch’s name to the “Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library.”
>
Already a member? Sign in.
The Bay State Banner