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Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley not seeking reelection after 16 years
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Enjoy slam poetry, music and more to benefit several good causes
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...a.m. Saturdays and Sundays, starting Dec. 2, Jack Kirrane Rink at Larz Anderson Park, 5 Newton Street, Brookline. For children, ages 4 ½ to 18. Participants can use figure, recreational or hockey skates...This article has 21 other Boston locations (Show)
David Polansky performance: 3:30 p.m., Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For information or RSVP: 617-244-6400. An accomplished musician, Polansky entertains audiences of all ages with a program that mixes music, humor, wit and sensitivity.
NT Live: “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”: 7:00 p.m., Coolidge Corner Theatre, 209 Harvard Street, Brookline. Cost: $20-$23. For information: firstname.lastname@example.org; coolidge.org. Sienna Miller, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney star in Tennessee Williams’ play.
Yiddish Sing: 7:30 – 9:00 p.m., Boston Workmen’s Circle, 1762 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For information: 617-776-0448; circleboston.org. An informal, multigenerational gathering to sing...
...Minot Rose Garden Spring spring organizational meeting: 9-10 a.m., Sussman House Community Room, 50 Pleasant Street, Brookline. For information: Linda, Minotroses@aol.com. Open to new volunteers. No previous experience necessary...
Better Together: Joint Ventures for Small Businesses and Consultants: 9:00 – 10:30 a.m., The Village Works, 202 Washington Street, Brookline. Free. A roundtable discussion about creating joint ventures with colleagues in order to expand business and contract opportunities.
Physician Finance: Planning for Residents: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For information: ingoodcompanyboston.com. Attendees learn how to protect themselves from the career...
...Playground/Field design review meeting: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Town Hall, sixth floor, 333 Washington Street, Brookline. For information: Jessie Waisnor, 617-264-6490. Public design review process to discuss universal...
Rice and Beans Class: 6:15 – 7:30 p.m., Olive Connection, 1426 Beacon Street, Brookline. Cost: $25. For information: 617-879-9980; email@example.com; oliveconnection.com. Chef Nathan will share a variety of ways to cook favorite beans from Rancho Gordo.
Ceramics Date Night: 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., Brookline Arts Center, 86 Monmouth Street, Brookline. Cost: $80 per couple. For information or to register: 617-566-5715; office@brooklineartscenter...
Robotics FUN-raiser: 6:30 – 9:00 p.m., The Makery, Coolidge Corner, 2 Sewall Avenue, Brookline. Cost: $25. For information or to register: brooklinemakery.com. Attendees hear the latest from...
...Ending Ageism”: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m., Brookline Public Library, 361 Washington Street, Brookline. Free. For information: brooklineCAN.org; 617-730-2777. BrooklineCAN presents Margaret Morganroth Gullette, author...
Watercolor exhibition: through Feb. 28, Gallery 93, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline. Watercolor paintings by Brookline artist Shirley Selhub.
...7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, through March 6, Brookline High School, MLK Room and Atrium, 115 Greenough Street, Brookline. Cost: $40. For information: campusce.net. Also known as the Peace Education Program, created...
...Winchester Street; 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. April 13, Putterham Branch Library Community Room, 959 West Roxbury Parkway, Brookline. To register: brooklinelibrary.org. Community members of all ages to come together and play...
...Rebalance Restore Essentrics Class: noon – 1:00 p.m. Fridays, through February, All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street. Cost: $15-$65. For information: 617-738-1810; allsaintsbrookline.org. A full-body, rebalancing exercise...
Brookline Winter Farmers Market: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Sundays through March 25, The Coolidge Corner Arcade, 318 Harvard Street, Brookline. For information: http://brooklinewfm.com.
...Thursdays and Fridays, and 1:00 p.m. Sundays, Brookline/Cleveland Circle Reilly Memorial Rink, 355 Chestnut Hill Avenue; 10:45 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays, starting Dec. 2, Jack Kirrane Rink at Larz...
Zen meditation and talk: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursdays, Eishoji Zen Center, 1318 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. RSVP: Jason, 508-360-2323.
Al-Anon Family Group meeting: 7:00 – 8:40 p.m. Tuesdays, United Parish – Brookline, Choir Room, 210 Harvard Street, Brookline. For families and friends of problem drinkers. Anonymous, confidential and free. Open to newcomers.
...Italian Conversations: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday and noon Fridays, Coolidge Corner Library, meeting room, 31 Pleasant Street, Brookline. Supported by the Publish Library of Brookline and the Italian Consulate in Boston. A...
Learn to Meditate: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Sundays, Shambhala Meditation Center of Boston, 646 Brookline Avenue, Brookline. Taught by qualified instructors, this basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as...
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Housing & Development Committee: Tuesday, February 20, 2018, at 7:00 pm, at The Bowditch School building, Green Street (enter at sidewalk level to the left of the main stairs). Agenda includes: (1) Approval of letter from JPNC and community groups to MassDOT requesting that funding for Arborway Yard improvements be included in MassDOT’s Capital Improvement Plan; (2) Jamaica Plain NDC presentation of their project on Call Street and Carolina Avenue (former MassDOT parcels); (3) Short term leasing and the proposal before the City Council to regulate short term rentals – presentation by Rich Giordano, Director of Policy & Community Planning, Fenway CDC; and, (4) Good Jobs Standards – review of draft guidelines for construction and permanent jobs.
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A new photo exhibit by Egleston Square Main Street's executive director shows Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria
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Protect your dog from the canine version of the flu. Learn more about it from the MSPCA-Angell:
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Have you tried floating tank therapy? Cloud-9, a new business in JP, offers it as well as other therapeutic healing options
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State Representative Liz Malia and JP Mothers Out Front - Mobilizing for a Livable Climate visited Massachusetts Wind Blade Testing Center. Where could we put a wind turbine in JP?
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33 states license midwives, but Massachusetts doesn't. Unfortunately, home birth midwives currently have to deny care to families who cannot afford to pay us out of pocket.
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Liquor License + The Haven = TRUE VALENTINE. Celebrating our First Valentine Together. Laphroaig 27, Highland Park 25, Ardbeg Kelpie, Bruichladdich Black Art and many other sensational Drams.
Watch: Funny video of Mayor Walsh promoting the upcoming Geek Bowl -- while making fun of Boston roadways and taking shots at Little Rock and Seattle
New restaurant alert! Bar Orange is coming to Forest Hills and take the space of two former failed restaurants. It's more restaurant than bar.
Watch: Funny Video of Mayor Walsh Making Fun of Boston Roadways, Taking Shots at Little Rock and Seattle
Come to The Haven for your romantic option this year. We offer up our delicious Scottish cuisine with sumptuous desserts and great Scotch to accompany. This year we'll have Oysters for starters and a delicious Duck Breast special with a decadent dessert for the price of $40! Then stick around for free music at 9.30pm http://thehavenjp.com/2018/02/valentines-day-dinner-music-9-30pm/
A crew with a home base out of the Jeannie Johnston Pub & Grill are going against 170 other trivia teams in the Geek Bowl!
Secretary of State Galvin will speaking at Doyle's on Tuesday night. He is being challenged by Boston City Councilor Josh Zakim in this year's election.
Hear two poet-activists, Sarah Browning and Simone John, discuss how poetry has always played a crucial role in movements for social justice
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The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council (JPNC) will hold an election on April 28, according to chair Kevin Moloney.
The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. Feb. 20 for the Feb. Feb. 23 issue. Send listings to firstname.lastname@example.org. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given.
Construction has started at “The Residences at Forest Hills,” a mixed-used development across the street from the Forest Hills T Station that will have more than 200 residential units and 5,500 square feet of retail space. The project site used to be a parking lot used by commuters for the MBTA.
The long-awaited improvement project at the intersection of Francis Parkman Drive and Perkins Street appears finally to be ready to get underway, as a contractor has been selected and construction is expected to begin this spring, according to state Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) spokesperson Troy Wall.
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At-Large City Councilor Ayanna Pressley, who was first elected to the Council in 2009, announced in a statement on Jan. 30 that she will seek the Democratic nomination for the Massachusetts 7th Congressional District.
Gustaf Berger sampling a vast array of food.
We had such a blast with Elias over Burn’s Night that we want to do it ALL AGAIN! Not quite.....This Friday is KILT NIGHT at The Haven. A sumptuous mix of bagpipes, kilts and poetry with a couple of special toasts thrown in for good measure. Things kick off around 7.45pm, so make a reservation for 6.45/7 for the first act or an 8.15 reservation and catch the second act. [ 33 more words ] http://thehavenjp.com/2018/02/kilt-night-friday/
We had such a blast with Elias over Burn’s Night that we want to do it ALL AGAIN! This Friday is KILT NIGHT at The Haven. A sumptuous mix of bagpipes, kilts and poetry with a couple of special toasts thrown in for good measure. Things kick off around 7.45, so make a reservation for 6.45/7 for the first act or an 8.15 reservation and catch the second act. We will have a special BURNS DRAM NIGHT from 9.30pm on.
New building coming to Burroughs Street, right off Centre Street, is described as a "boutique" 4-story mixed-use building
Guess what? The wait is nearly over. Exodus Bagels is opening this Sunday -- and giving away free bagels and cream cheese!
JP resident, who's been taking photos in the neighborhood for 35 years, has an exhibit on display in state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez's State House office
A gofundme page has been set up to help the family who was displaced by today's fire on Lamartine Street
Public Service Committee: Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at 7:00 pm, at Curtis Hall, 20 South Street. Agenda includes (1) Petition of Bar Orange at 3698 Washington Street for a 7-day Common Victualler All Alcohol Beverage License with a 1:00 am closing, with Bob D. O’Guin, Jr. as manager, and also an Entertainment License for 5 TVs: and, (2) Discussion with Boston Bikes about more bicycle racks and other bicycle issues.
EveryBlock collects 19 types of news in Boston — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 174-199 Westchester Rd.