13 min ago

Mothers Out Front Brookline using “Ghost Trees” to pressure National Grid on gas leaks

On a grassy berm in front of a construction site for a new home on Hammond Street stands a black sign bearing an outline of a white tree with the letters R.I.P. printed across. As if marking a makeshift grave, the sign marks a “ghost tree.”A stroll down Hammond Street from mid-May to mid-June would uncover more than 20 of these ghost trees. A thorough scan of Brookline would [...]

    Mothers Out Front Brookline using "Ghost Trees" to pressure National Grid on gas leaks
    On a grassy berm in front of a construction site for a new home on Hammond Street stands a black sign bearing an outline of a white tree with the letters R.I.P. printed across. As if marking a makeshift grave, the sign marks a "ghost tree."A stroll down Hammond Street from mid-May to mid-June would uncover more than 20 of these ghost trees.
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22 min ago

Nearly five hours later, I-495 has reopened.

Nearly five hours later, I-495 has reopened.

    Major Interstate Closed For Hours Finally Reopens: Patch PM
    Hello and welcome back. Did you miss any of today's headlines on Patch? We've got you covered with this list of the most share-worthy articles from the Massachusetts Patch network. Damage believed to have been brought on by Monday night's storm started it.
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38 min ago

Where does the brains behind The Roaming Food...

Where does the brains behind The Roaming Foodie get his favorite Italian food in Boston? Take a look at his top picks.

    'The Roaming Foodie' Blogger Joey Calcavecchia's Guide To Boston
    Joey Calcavecchia is his name, "roaming the streets to find the best eats" is his game. As the photographer and tastebuds behind @the_roamingfoodie, Calcavecchia scours the Boston restaurant scene and beyond to find the most mouthwatering meals, sharing his deliciously detailed photos with his loyal Instagram followers.
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1 hour ago

Milford grower in line for first marijuana business license

State marijuana regulators are poised Thursday to grant the state's first legal marijuana business license to a cultivation facility in Milford.An agenda for Thursday's Cannabis Control Commission meeting includes a vote on granting a license to grow between 10,001 and 20,000 square feet worth of marijuana to Sira Naturals, a company that already grows medical marijuana in Milford.If the five-person commission decides to grant Sira Naturals a license, it would be the [...]

    Milford grower in line for first marijuana business license
    State marijuana regulators are poised Thursday to grant the state's first legal marijuana business license to a cultivation facility in Milford. An agenda for Thursday's Cannabis Control Commission meeting includes a vote on granting a license to grow between 10,001 and 20,000 square feet worth of marijuana to Sira Naturals, a company that already grows medical marijuana in Milford.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

1 hour ago

Jurors are deliberating today about the fate ...

Jurors are deliberating today about the fate of this famous former New England mob boss.

    Former Mob Boss 'Cadillac' Frank Salemme Trial To Wrap Today
    BOSTON, MA - The closing arguments in the murder trial of former New England mob boss Francis "Cadillac Frank" Salemme wrapped up the weeks long trial Monday in a Boston Federal Court. A federal jury is set to deliberate now that the arguments are over. Francis P.
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2 hours ago

World War II bombardier set to be married bef...

World War II bombardier set to be married before his plane crashed during an attack run in 1944 will finally be buried in Massachusetts with full military honors:

    NH World War II Bombardier Finally Coming Home
    PETERBOROUGH, NH - A New Hampshire bombardier killed during World War II is finally coming home. The remains of Peterborough's Roy Davis were recently discovered in Papua New Guinea. Davis was killed in March 1944 when his bomber crashed during an attack run.
    https://patch.com

2 hours ago

Car stranded on Green Line tracks in Brookline backs up trains

This morning, mechanical failure stranded a car on the Green Line's C branch tracks.The stranded sedan blocked tracks on the Beacon Street between St. Paul Street and Pleasant Street, causing delays of up to 10 minutes, according to an MBTA Alerts tweet.According to Brookline police, the driver was experiencing mechanical failure and decided to steer the car onto the tracks rather than run into other vehicles.There were no injuries and the car was towed, police said.

    Car stranded on Green Line tracks in Brookline backs up trains
    This morning, mechanical failure stranded a car on the Green Line's C branch tracks.The stranded sedan blocked tracks on the Beacon Street between St. Paul Street and Pleasant Street, causing delays of up to 10 minutes, according to an MBTA Alerts tweet.According to Brookline police, the driver was experiencing mechanical failure and decided to steer the car onto the tracks rather than run into other vehicles.There were no injuries and the car was towed, police said.
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2 hours ago

Few students had heard Sef Scott speak before...

Few students had heard Sef Scott speak before his commencement ceremony. The Texas high school graduate with autism awed everyone. "Be the unexpected, like me. Do the unexpected for the benefit of others." (via Plano Patch)

    WATCH: Student With Autism Inspires During Graduation Speech
    PLANO, TX - Graduating Plano Senior High students watched last week as their classmate, whom many had never heard speak, transformed into a motivational speaker of shocking proportions at the school's graduation ceremony. Sef Scott, a Plano Senior High student with learning differences including autism, a social communication disorder, set out to do the unexpected at his graduation ceremony.
    https://patch.com

3 hours ago

Vandalized Larz Anderson sculptures will be returned to artist

A sculpture vandalized not long after their installation at Brookline's Larz Anderson Park will be returned to the artist.It appears that late Sunday night or early this morning, at least one sphere in a collection of spheres by artist Grace Knowlton, was rolled down the hill where it crashed into a fence on Goddard Avenue.The [...]

    Vandalized Larz Anderson sculptures will be returned to artist
    A sculpture vandalized not long after their installation at Brookline's Larz Anderson Park will be returned to the artist.It appears that late Sunday night or early this morning, at least one sphere in a collection of spheres by artist Grace Knowlton, was rolled down the hill where it crashed into a fence on Goddard Avenue.The sculptures were installed Saturday, as part of an 18-month art installation organized by the Friends of Larz Anderson Park.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

4 hours ago

Traffic north of Boston is a mess right now. ...

Traffic north of Boston is a mess right now. In addition to three lanes blocked on I-95, I-495 is completely shut down (and other nearby lanes are closed.)

    I-95 Traffic: 3 Lanes Blocked In Reading For Crash
    I-95 Traffic: 3 Lanes Blocked In Reading For Crash - Reading, MA - There are major delays on the highways right now.
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5 hours ago

A mom of three faces charges after police sai...

A mom of three faces charges after police said she drugged her three children so she could sleep during the day. (via Des Moines Patch)

    Iowa Mom Drugged Kids So She Could Sleep During The Day: Police
    Mom Drugged Kids So She Could Sleep: Police - Des Moines, IA - An Iowa mom is accused of drugging her kids so she could sleep during the daytime; her son, 8, was found in "physical distress" in the heat.
    https://patch.com

5 hours ago

The entire interstate has been shut down, nor...

The entire interstate has been shut down, northbound and southbound.

    I-495 Closed In Westford For Transformer Fire
    WESTFORD, MA - Both sides of I-495 are closed in Westford due to an electrical wire hazard, state police said. According to WBZ, a transformer explosion and fire may impact several high-voltage lines on the highway. All lanes are closed while emergency crews respond.
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5 hours ago

See what changes will take effect in what sta...

See what changes will take effect in what stations.

    MBTA Parking Price List: What Stations Are Increasing, Decreasing
    MBTA Parking Price List - Boston, MA - See what changes will take effect in what stations.
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6 hours ago

Come Aug. 1, it'll cost you quite a bit more ...

Come Aug. 1, it'll cost you quite a bit more to park in the most popular stations' lots.

    MBTA Raising Parking Prices Significantly, But Some Get A Break
    BOSTON, MA - Drivers who park and ride from MBTA facilities during the work week will pay steeper prices at the more popular garages but could receive discounts at underused lots, under a policy adopted by the MBTA control board that will go into effect Aug. 1.
    https://patch.com

7 hours ago

Our northern neighbors no longer have the dub...

Our northern neighbors no longer have the dubious distinction of allowing 13-year-old girls to marry, thanks in part to a Girl Scout.

    NH Raises Marriage Age To 16 From 13 After Girl Scout's Plea
    CONCORD, NH - New Hampshire no longer has the dubious distinction of allowing 13-year-old girls to marry. Governor Chris Sununu on Monday signed a new law that raises the marriage age for girls and boys to 16. The previous longstanding law allowed 13-year-old girls and 14-year-old boys to marry.
    https://patch.com

7 hours ago

Brookline Patch was live.

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    Brookline Patch
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7 hours ago

The city recommended 35 projects receive Comm...

The city recommended 35 projects receive Community Preservation Act funds, including two in JP + the bear dens in Franklin Park

    CPA $ Recommended for Affordable Housing, Olmsted Park and Franklin Park Bears Frieze
    Boston is recommending that Community Preservation Act funds be used for 35 projects across the city, including for affordable housing in Jamaica Plain. "The Community Preservation Act is a new tool that will help take our work on affordable housing, historic preservation and open space to the next level," said Mayor Marty Walsh via press [...]
    https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

7 hours ago

Not the place to come to a stop.

Not the place to come to a stop.

    Car Stuck On Green Line Tracks In Brookline
    BROOKLINE, MA - A car is stuck on the Green C Line tracks on Beacon Street, police said Tuesday morning. The car appears to say Bay State Trans. on the side of it. Police said they are removing the vehicle, which is near 1284 Beacon St., but to expect delays.
    https://patch.com

7 hours ago

A single-vehicle crash killed one man on I-49...

A single-vehicle crash killed one man on I-495 this morning.

    I-495 Rollover Kills 1 In Bridgewater
    BRIDGEWATER, MA - A 66-year-old Florida man died when he thrown from his vehicle in a rollover crash on I-495 Tuesday morning. State Police said the crash occurred around 6 a.m. by Exit 7 on 495 South. Police said it appears the man, from Clearwater, lost control of his 2001 Toyota Tundra and swerved into a rollover.
    https://patch.com

9 hours ago

CPA $ Recommended for Affordable Housing, Olmsted Park and Franklin Park Bears Frieze

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    CPA $ Recommended for Affordable Housing, Olmsted Park and Franklin Park Bears Frieze
    Boston is recommending that Community Preservation Act funds be used for 35 projects across the city, including for affordable housing in Jamaica Plain. "The Community Preservation Act is a new tool that will help take our work on affordable housing, historic preservation and open space to the next level," said Mayor Marty Walsh via press [...]
    https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

16 hours ago

You're invited: CANCELLED: Having a Baby http...

You're invited: CANCELLED: Having a Baby https://trib.al/UkkzR7L

    CANCELLED: Having a Baby
    How much is a baby really going to cost? What happens to your budget and savings plan when your new baby arrives? We'll talk through how to anticipate new expenses from diapers to daycare, and how to prioritize your spending to make sure your budget aligns with your values.
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19 hours ago

He was found in a bathtub after allegedly cov...

He was found in a bathtub after allegedly covering the sleeping woman's mouth and nose.

    Hyannis Burglary Suspect Tried Suffocating Woman: Police
    HYANNIS, MA - The suspect in an attempted burglary at a Hyannis group home tried to suffocate one of the residents, according to police. Officers responded to the home on Main Street around 2:25 a.m. Sunday morning.
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19 hours ago

Its salad season! Posting a week of salads ma...

Its salad season! Posting a week of salads made with ingredients from the market. So many choices to work with! First up- roasted beets with fresh peas and bibb lettuce from The Food Project, with blue cheese from Brookford Farm. What are you cooking?!

    Egleston Farmers Market
    Its salad season! Posting a week of salads made with ingredients from the market. So many choices to work with! First up- roasted beets with fresh peas and bibb lettuce from The Food Project, with...
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20 hours ago

Yes, those are all bees. Yikes!

Yes, those are all bees. Yikes!

    Bee Trouble For Keeper In Dedham
    DEDHAM, MA - For many, the idea of a swarm of bees flying around is a nightmare. Hopefully those people were not in Dedham Monday. Dedham Police Animal Control Officer Jayson Tracy was called to Norfolk Street in Dedham to investigate a swarm of bees that had landed on the sidewalk, according to Dedham Police.
    https://patch.com

21 hours ago

"TAKE COVER NOW!" the National Weather Servic...

"TAKE COVER NOW!" the National Weather Service is warning.

    Severe Thunderstorm Warning Hits Eastern MA; 14,000 Without Power
    BOSTON, MA - A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect in parts of Middlesex, Essex, and Worcester counties, as well as Boston. The warning is in effect until 7:15 p.m. The National Weather Service at 6:38 p.m. to "TAKE COVER NOW!"
    https://patch.com

22 hours ago

You're invited: $5.00 Nail Trim for your Dog ...

You're invited: $5.00 Nail Trim for your Dog https://trib.al/z8vwdbg

    $5.00 Nail Trim for your Dog
    Saturday June 23 2018: Join us at 227 California St. Newton from 3:00pm-5:00pm on Saturday June 23rd for your dog's $5.00 Nail Trim! ...
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23 hours ago

Broad daylight. Busy street. Just a scary inc...

Broad daylight. Busy street. Just a scary incident.

    Woman Escapes Kidnapping While Jogging In Bridgewater [Video]
    BRIDGEWATER, MA - A Bridgewater man has been arrested in connection with the attempted kidnapping of a jogger Sunday morning. Police said Gordon Lyons, 57, tried to force a 37-year-old woman into his car while she jogged down Pleasant Street. The attempted abduction happened around 7:35 a.m. Sunday morning.
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24 hours ago

Multiple medical helicopters have been reques...

Multiple medical helicopters have been requested after a propane tank exploded at a gas station in North Andover.

    North Andover Propane Explosion: 2 Injured
    NORTH ANDOVER, MA - Two people were injured when a propane exploded on Osgood Street, according to online scanner reports. Multiple medical helicopters were inbound. The scanner reports indicate the explosion was at 980 Osgood St., which is a gas station. The propane has been shut off.
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24 hours ago

A dozen people, including a firefighter, went...

A dozen people, including a firefighter, went to the hospital after someone accidentally discharged a can of mace at this women's clothing store.

    Frugal Fannie's Evacuated, Dozen Hospitalized After Mace Incident
    WESTWOOD, MA - A dozen people were taken to the hospital after someone accidentally discharged a can of mace at the Frugal Fannie's in Westwood. A firefighter was among those who got checked out after the store was evacuated when people started to get sick inside, according to multiple reports.
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26 hours ago

Religion Notes

At Mars Hill Fellowship ChurchAmos A. Lawrence School, 27 Francis St., Brookline, marshillfellowshipchurch.com.Pre-service prayer: 10: 45 a.m.; Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays.Congregation Mishkan Tefila384 Harvard St., Brookline617-332-7770; info@MishkanTefila.org; MishkanTefila.org.Shabbat Services: Fridays at 6 p.m.; Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.We began our newest chapter as a pillar of the campus in 2016 and we are [...]

    Religion Notes
    At Mars Hill Fellowship ChurchAmos A. Lawrence School, 27 Francis St., Brookline, marshillfellowshipchurch.com.Pre-service prayer: 10: 45 a.m.; Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays.Congregation Mishkan Tefila384 Harvard St., Brookline617-332-7770; info@MishkanTefila.org; MishkanTefila.org.Shabbat Services: Fridays at 6 p.m.; Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.We began our newest chapter as a pillar of the campus in 2016 and we are getting ready for the opening of the campus building this coming year.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

26 hours ago

Around Brookline

UpcomingThursday, June 21Wine and Investing: 6:30-8 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon St., Brookline. Free. For information: 617-695-4617; ingoodcompany@massmutual.com; https://bit.ly/2EFf1zJ. Space limited; RSVP preferred. Attendees will learn to identify which smells and tastes appeal to them, and get a better understanding of the investment basics like the difference between stocks, bonds and mutual funds.International Day of Yoga celebration: [...]

    Around Brookline
    UpcomingThursday, June 21Wine and Investing: 6:30-8 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon St., Brookline. Free. For information: 617-695-4617; ingoodcompany@massmutual.com; https://bit.ly/2EFf1zJ. Space limited; RSVP preferred.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

26 hours ago

Gov. Baker does about face, won't send flight crew to southwestern U.S. border

In a sudden reversal, Gov. Charlie Baker's administration on Monday canceled its plan to send Massachusetts National Guard members and equipment to the southwestern U.S. border in light of the federal government's "inhumane" practice of separating undocumented children from their families, the governor's office said.Baker announced on June 1 that he would send a UH-72 Lakota helicopter and two military analysts to pilot the chopper to the southwestern border by the end of the [...]

    Gov. Baker does about face, won't send flight crew to southwestern U.S. border
    In a sudden reversal, Gov. Charlie Baker's administration on Monday canceled its plan to send Massachusetts National Guard members and equipment to the southwestern U.S. border in light of the federal government's "inhumane" practice of separating undocumented children from their families, the governor's office said.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

26 hours ago

Boomers and Beyond

The following programs will take place at the Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St. For information, call 617-730-2770 or brooklineseniorcenter.org.June spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month’s spotlighted opportunities include: TRIPPS - Information Desk – 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays, backup for other days; Food Commodity program on third Wednesday of each month, Russian interpreters morning and afternoon shifts and people able to help with [...]

    Boomers and Beyond
    The following programs will take place at the Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St. For information, call 617-730-2770 or brooklineseniorcenter.org.June spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month's spotlighted opportunities include: TRIPPS - Information Desk - 1-3 p.m.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

26 hours ago

Chris Flisher: Neptune brings illusion, delusion

Week of June 18 We begin the week with the mighty outer planet, Neptune stationing retrograde. Neptune is a slow moving orb that represents our collective subconscious and has been a particularly important influence in the "fake news" campaign. While Neptune wields its power as the overseer of our psychological leanings it colors our perception with illusion and delusion equally. As a result we are often mislead by what appears to be real than what is. This is a [...]

    Chris Flisher: Neptune brings illusion, delusion
    Week of June 18 We begin the week with the mighty outer planet, Neptune stationing retrograde. Neptune is a slow moving orb that represents our collective subconscious and has been a particularly important influence in the "fake news" campaign. While Neptune wields its power as the overseer of our psychological leanings it colors our perception with illusion and delusion equally.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

26 hours ago

This dad founded the "The Crayon Initiative" ...

This dad founded the "The Crayon Initiative" to help keep crayons out of the landfills while also enriching the lives of kids in the hospital. (via Danville Patch)

    Danville Dad's Recycled-Crayon Creations Brighten Hospital Stays
    DANVILLE, CA - It all started years ago with kids coloring at the table while dining out. A Danville dad and his family came up with the idea of recycling castoff restaurant crayons to use them to bring smiles to the faces of sick children, according to a KTVU report.
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27 hours ago

Gov. Baker backtracked because the "the feder...

Gov. Baker backtracked because the "the federal government's current actions are resulting in the inhumane treatment of children," a spokeswoman said.

    Baker Reverses Course, Won't Send Help To 'Inhumane' Border
    BEACON HILL, MA - Gov. Charlie Baker Monday abruptly canceled his order to deploy the state National Guard helicopter and crew to the southern border to help curb illegal border crossings and drug trafficking. Why? A spokeswoman for Baker said the federal government's current actions were "resulting in the inhumane treatment of children."
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27 hours ago

After all that work getting them placed this ...

After all that work getting them placed this weekend....

    Vandalism At Larz Anderson? Concrete Ball Crashes Through Fence
    BROOKLINE, MA - This morning one resident said at 7:30 a.m. the large cement balls were at the bottom of the hill at Larz Anderson, previously they were at the top as part of an art installation. The balls were there this morning around 7:30 on Avon Street, the resident reported, adding another broke the fence on Goddard Ave.
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27 hours ago

They didn't have flashlights or other essenti...

They didn't have flashlights or other essential gear when rescued in the White Mountains, officials said.

    Unprepared Massachusetts Hikers Rescued In NH
    LINCOLN, NH - An unprepared Massachusetts couple hiking in the White Mountains in New Hampshire over the weekend were rescued after they became lost, officials said. The 30-year-old Winthrop man and 25-year-old Boston woman were rescued on the Garfield Ridge Trail in Lincoln Saturday night.
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28 hours ago

Get Excited For Amazon Prime Day 2018 https:/...

Get Excited For Amazon Prime Day 2018 https://trib.al/LShyyGc

    Get Excited For Amazon Prime Day 2018
    Get excited, folks: if history has taught us anything, Amazon Prime Day 2018 is just around the corner! Every July, Amazon picks a magical day to roll out hundreds of thousands of exclusive deals on electronics, clothing, homeware, kitchen gadgets and everything in between.
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28 hours ago

Brookline's new Larz Anderson sculptures rolled down hill, damaging fence

Not long after they were installed at the top of the Larz Anderson hill, one of the new sculptures was apparently vandalized.It appears that late Sunday night or early this morning at least one sphere in a collection of spheres, by artist Grace Knowlton, was rolled down the hill where it crashed into a fence on Goddard Avenue.The sculptures were installed Friday and Saturday, as part of an [...]

    Brookline's new Larz Anderson sculptures rolled down hill, damaging fence
    Not long after they were installed at the top of the Larz Anderson hill, one of the new sculptures was apparently vandalized.It appears that late Sunday night or early this morning at least one sphere in a collection of spheres, by artist Grace Knowlton, was rolled down the hill where it crashed into a fence on Goddard Avenue.The sculptures were installed Friday and Saturday, as part of an 18-month art installation organized by the Friends of Larz Anderson Park.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

28 hours ago

Towering sculpture, inspired by nature, installed at Larz Anderson Park

Resting atop the hill, overlooking the Boston skyline is a new surprise for Larz Anderson park-goers. Celebrating the Brookline park’s rich beauty and history, a collection of four sculptures have taken up temporary residency at the hilltop where the Anderson home used to standThe Friends of Larz Anderson is overseeing the art installation which will remain at the park for 18 months.According to Sandy Batchelder a member of the Friends of Larz Anderson and the visionary [...]

    Towering sculpture, inspired by nature, installed at Larz Anderson Park
    Resting atop the hill, overlooking the Boston skyline is a new surprise for Larz Anderson park-goers.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

28 hours ago

Brookline DPH to release health survey

On June 28, the Brookline Department of Public Health will officially release the 2018 Brookline Public Health Survey. All community residents are invited to complete this survey between 9 a.m. June 28 and 5 p.m. July 27. BPHS was developed in order to better assess the health needs of Brookline residents. Results of this survey may be used to inform health funding and policy priorities related to the town of Brookline; thus full public participation is highly encouraged.“We [...]

    Brookline DPH to release health survey
    On June 28, the Brookline Department of Public Health will officially release the 2018 Brookline Public Health Survey. All community residents are invited to complete this survey between 9 a.m. June 28 and 5 p.m. July 27. BPHS was developed in order to better assess the health needs of Brookline residents.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

28 hours ago

MEMA WEATHER ADVISORY: High heat indices and potential for severe thunderstorms today

From the National Weather Service in Norton:Hot and humid conditions are on tap today with our first taste of excessive heat this summer season as heat indices will range from 95-103°F for interior areas of southern New England.Heat advisories posted have been expanded to include the city of Boston and surrounding metro-area, as well as the mid CT River Valley.This in addition to the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms this afternoon into evening [...]

    MEMA WEATHER ADVISORY: High heat indices and potential for severe thunderstorms today
    From the National Weather Service in Norton: Hot and humid conditions are on tap today with our first taste of excessive heat this summer season as heat indices will range from 95-103°F for interior areas of southern New England.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

28 hours ago

Here are the plates available to apply for. T...

Here are the plates available to apply for. There were more than 11,000 applications last year!

    Low-Number MA License Plate Lottery Is Open
    BOSTON, MA - If you've always wanted a licence plate that was super easy to remember, well, now's your chance. the RMV is opening up applications for a "Low Number Plate" lottery. That means you could have a licence plate that read 4J, or simply 1400 or Z81 (all of those are currently available, according to the registry.
    https://patch.com

29 hours ago

You're invited: CANCELLED: Financial Foundati...

You're invited: CANCELLED: Financial Foundations https://trib.al/n9zD5o5

    CANCELLED: Financial Foundations
    You have big financial goals, but where do you start? Join us for an engaging discussion and hands-on activities. You'll identify your core values and learn how they can inform your financial decisions and goals. We'll also review how to build a solid financial foundation so those bigger financial aspirations are within your reach.
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29 hours ago

Do you have a photo of your favorite beach? T...

Do you have a photo of your favorite beach? Today's the day to share it! Send it to patchyphotos@gmail.com, and remember to include the name of the beach and identify your friends and family in the photo. (This is a photo we took on South Beach in Martha's Vineyard.)

    Brookline Patch
    Do you have a photo of your favorite beach? Today's the day to share it! Send it to patchyphotos@gmail.com, and remember to include the name of the beach and identify your friends and family in the...
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29 hours ago

Learn and support our local JP bizs! The JP L...

Learn and support our local JP bizs! The JP Local First Fair is Thursday as part of Thursdays at Loring-Greenough House. More than 50 bizs will be there + a bouncy house (for the kids!) and more!

    JP Local First Fair on Thursday: 50+ Bizs, Live Music, Food Trucks and Bouncy House
    What do more than 50 local businesses, poutine, Mexican street corn, a social media contest and a bouncy house have in common? They're all going to be at the 2nd Annual JP Local First Fair this Thursday at the Loring-Greenough House. The JP Local First Fair is a great way to support many of our [...]
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30 hours ago

The question would have additionally taxed Ma...

The question would have additionally taxed Massachusetts millionaires to fund transportation and education.

    Millionaire's Tax Ballot Question Struck Down
    BOSTON, MA - The controversial so-called millionaire's tax ballot question has been struck down by the Supreme Judicial Court Monday morning. The question would have raised the income tax of some of the highest earners in the state by 4 percent, and used that money for transportation and education.
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31 hours ago

The heat advisories and risk for severe storm...

The heat advisories and risk for severe storms have expanded. Happy Monday!

    MA Weather Forecast: Heat Details, Storm Timeline Revealed
    It'll be almost 100 degrees and some of us won't even be able to think about going to the beach. While heat advisories have expanded in Massachusetts, so has the risk for strong or severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall.
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