1 hour ago

Brookline Police logs: vehicle theft, mail taken from Temple Ohabei Shalom and a snow dispute

Tuesday, Jan. 16Marijuana by White Place: At 6:52 p.m., a caller reported two people smoking marijuana on the footbridge running over the MBTA tracks between White Place and Kerrigan Place.A sparking chimney on Kent Street: At 7:46 p.m., a caller reported that sparks were coming out of the chimney but had stopped.Wednesday, Jan. 17Teenagers with shovels on Greenough [...]

    Brookline Police logs: vehicle theft, mail taken from Temple Ohabei Shalom and a snow dispute
    Tuesday, Jan. 16Marijuana by White Place: At 6:52 p.m., a caller reported two people smoking marijuana on the footbridge running over the MBTA tracks between White Place and Kerrigan Place.A sparking chimney on Kent Street: At 7:46 p.m., a caller reported that sparks were coming out of the chimney but had stopped.Wednesday, Jan.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

3 hours ago

The fire tore through a barn in Holliston.

The fire tore through a barn in Holliston.

    Holliston Barn Fire Claims Lives Of 40+ Animals
    HOLLISTON, MA - Dozens of animals were killed in a barn fire in Holliston over the weekend. Authorities said there were about 60 animals in the barn on Concord Street when it caught fire around 6 a.m. Sunday morning, according to the MetroWest Daily News.
    https://patch.com

4 hours ago

Do you have an old lamp, toy or clothing that...

Do you have an old lamp, toy or clothing that you don't want to get rid of, but needs to be fixed? JP's 3rd Fixit Clinic is on Jan. 27th.

    Fix That Old Bike, Computer or Toy at Jamaica Plain's 3rd Fixit Clinic on Jan. 27th
    At Jamaica Plain's 3rd Fixit Clinic this Saturday anyone is welcome to bring their broken household things and learn how to assess, disassemble and repair them instead of tossing them in the trash.
    http://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

6 hours ago

What, you've never tried to sew $10,000 into ...

What, you've never tried to sew $10,000 into your pants before?

    Customs Busts Man With $10K In Pants At Logan Airport
    BOSTON, MA - A man tried to fudge just how much money he was bringing into the country at Logan but got busted this week when U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Logan International Airport found the traveler with $10,000 sewn into the lining of his pants, officials announced today.
    https://patch.com

9 hours ago

Heavy digging machinery and the FBI were at t...

Heavy digging machinery and the FBI were at the site of last year's brutal double murder in Peabody Tuesday.

    Investigators Digging For Bodies At House Of Horrors?: Patch PM
    Welcome back: Missed today's headlines? Don't worry we've got you covered. Here are some share-worthy stories from the Massachusetts Patch network to talk about tonight. It all started when a Philly donut shop banned Boston Creams, prompting Boston to reply with a ban on...
    https://patch.com

9 hours ago

Transportation Board settles on Babcock Street redesign

It was standing room only for the Transportation Board’s two-hour public hearing on the Babcock Street redesign. Following a lengthy presentation on multiple design options and a round of public comment on Jan. 22, the board voted four to two in favor of design option five, with a bike lane on Naples Road. Considered a compromise, option five outlines two-way traffic for motor vehicles, and a separated, street-level bike lane heading towards Harvard Street and a sharrowed [...]

    Transportation Board settles on Babcock Street redesign
    It was standing room only for the Transportation Board's two-hour public hearing on the Babcock Street redesign. Following a lengthy presentation on multiple design options and a round of public comment on Jan. 22, the board voted four to two in favor of design option five, with a bike lane on Naples Road.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

9 hours ago

The woman says the employees at the Tewksbury...

The woman says the employees at the Tewksbury Dunkin' Donuts threw a box of doughnuts at her and punched her daughter.

    Woman Says Two Dunkin' Employees Assaulted Her
    TEWKSBURY, MA -- Tewksbury Police have yet to determine whether or not charges will be filed following a Sunday morning incident in which a Lawrence woman claims two Dunkin' Donuts employees threw a box of doughnuts at her and punched her 12-year-old daughter.
    https://patch.com

9 hours ago

The Haven JP added an event.

We are hosting a special Burn's Dram Night on Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 9pm onwards. This is open to everyone. Join us as we sample four special Single Malts and partake in some rousing Burns Poetry! $30

    Burn's Dram Nights
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9 hours ago

Our official Burns Night Dinners are all Sold...

Our official Burns Night Dinners are all Sold Out but if you still want to join us here is how! We are hosting a special Burn's Dram Night on Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 9pm onwards. This is open to everyone. Join us as we sample four Single Malts and partake in some rousing Burns Poetry! $30 You can prebook… [ 46 more words ] http://thehavenjp.com/2018/01/burns-nights-at-the-haven/

    BURNS NIGHTS AT THE HAVEN
    Our official Burns Night Dinners are all Sold Out but if you still want to join us here is how! We are hosting a special Burn's Dram Night on Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 9pm onwards. This is open to everyone. Join us as we sample four Single Malts and partake in some rousing Burns Poetry!
    http://thehavenjp.com

10 hours ago

Oh boy, this is going to be a "thing" isn't i...

Oh boy, this is going to be a "thing" isn't it? What's next?

    Philly, Boston Take Gloves Off In Sweet Super Bowl Feud
    MALDEN, MA - There's a rather sweet rivalry going on between Philadelphia and Boston ahead of Super Bowl LII when the two superstar football teams will face off in a couple weeks. It escalated rather quickly, starting with donuts this morning, and by the afternoon everything from Will Smith to "cracked copper bells" were banned in a part of Boston.
    https://patch.com

12 hours ago

We are not OK with this.

We are not OK with this.

    Boston Creamed: Eagles-Loving Donut Shop Bans Boston Cream
    PHILADELPHIA - If you're hankering for a cream-filled donut in West Philadelphia, your options may be limited. You can thank passionate Philadelphia Eagles fans for that. Dottie's Donuts on Springfield Ave. in West Philly has announced it is no longer selling Boston cream donuts "until the Eagles win the Super Bowl."
    https://patch.com

13 hours ago

Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day, 1-23-18

Check out Reflections of Home and other great reader photos by following wickedlocalpix on Instagram. Your amazing image could be our next Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day. Email pictures with captions to readerpix@wickedlocal.com

    Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day, 1-23-18
    Check out Reflections of Home and other great reader photos by following wickedlocalpix on Instagram. Your amazing image could be our next Wicked Local Reader Photo of the Day. Email pictures with captions to readerpix@wickedlocal.com We're always asking our readers to share their photos with us.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

13 hours ago

AAA: Six tips for Super Bowl travelers

Planning a trip to Minneapolis to see the Patriots in the Super Bowl? Here is some advice from AAA Travel:Be sure to have confidence in your game ticket provider. Ticket prices right now are being quoted from just over $4,000 to just over $5,000, each. If you find a travel package that includes tickets for under $5,000, make sure you are working with a reputable company.Be cautious about booking air travel until you know how many nights you will be staying in [...]

    AAA: Six tips for Super Bowl travelers
    Planning a trip to Minneapolis to see the Patriots in the Super Bowl? Here is some advice from AAA Travel: Be sure to have confidence in your game ticket provider. Ticket prices right now are being quoted from just over $4,000 to just over $5,000, each.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

13 hours ago

"Please all of you who have children please h...

"Please all of you who have children please hold them tight and first sign of flu get them to the ER," the family warned in an online post. (via Raleigh Patch)

    6-Year-Old With Flu Told She'd Be OK; She Died That Day
    Girl With Flu Told She'd Be OK; She Died That Day - Raleigh, NC - Rhonda Muth says an EMT said Muth's daughter Emily had the flu and she'd be OK in a week or so. Then Emily stopped breathing.
    https://patch.com

15 hours ago

Your basement is more than just a glorified c...

Your basement is more than just a glorified crawlspace. Here's how to give it the love it deserves.

    5 Basement Renovation Ideas That Pay Off Big Time
    Basements haven't always gotten the love and respect they deserve. We used to think of this part of the home as little more than a glorified crawlspace. But these days, a finished basement is a major asset for homeowners ­- and it can be a big draw for potential buyers, too.
    https://patch.com

15 hours ago

Massachusetts residents will have to switch o...

Massachusetts residents will have to switch over sooner than later.

    MA RMV Issuing REAL IDs Soon - You'll Need One
    BOSTON, MA - The state Registry of Motor Vehicles will begin issuing drivers' licenses and state IDs that comply with a 2005 federal security law on Monday, March 26, Registrar Erin Deveney said Monday. That gives Bay Staters about two and a half years to obtain licenses that comply with the REAL ID Act before those types of documents become a requirement for domestic air travel.
    https://patch.com

17 hours ago

Fix That Old Bike, Computer or Toy at Jamaica Plain’s 3rd Fixit Clinic on Jan. 27th

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    Fix That Old Bike, Computer or Toy at Jamaica Plain's 3rd Fixit Clinic on Jan. 27th
    At Jamaica Plain's 3rd Fixit Clinic this Saturday anyone is welcome to bring their broken household things and learn how to assess, disassemble and repair them instead of tossing them in the trash.
    http://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

17 hours ago

ACCUWEATHER: Winter's harsh cold may not return to eastern US until early February

AccuWeather reports while winter's deep freeze is taking a break across the United States, there is a chance the brutally cold conditions experienced during early January may return in the weeks ahead.The air moving in behind a blizzard over the North Central states is not abnormally cold and not of arctic origin. While chilly, this air originated from the Pacific Ocean and southern Canada.Temperatures are forecast to merely dip [...]

    ACCUWEATHER: Winter's harsh cold may not return to eastern US until early February
    AccuWeather reports while winter's deep freeze is taking a break across the United States, there is a chance the brutally cold conditions experienced during early January may return in the weeks ahead. The air moving in behind a blizzard over the North Central states is not abnormally cold and not of arctic origin.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

17 hours ago

Babcock Street project moves forward with a v...

Babcock Street project moves forward with a vote last night.

    Babcock Street Project: Here's How The Transportation Board Voted
    BROOKLINE, MA - The Transportation Board had a packed room Monday night as they decided on which of the routes to take with the future of Babcock Street. The Transportation Board voted 4-2 in favor of Option 5.
    https://patch.com

27 hours ago

At least one person is dead following a crash...

At least one person is dead following a crash in Quincy.

    Quincy Crash: At Least One Dead On Quincy Shore Drive
    QUINCY, MA - At least one person is dead following a crash on Quincy Shore Drive, according to reports. Police tell WFXT that the road is closed between Fenno Street and Furnace Brook Parkway. A photo shows a car flipped on the beach.
    https://patch.com

32 hours ago

The making of 'Soul Witness,' The Brookline Holocaust Witness Project.

Sitting in a cabinet in a Brookline office, untouched for 20 years, was a stack of over 100 tapes containing 90 hours of testimonies from over 30 Holocaust survivors.The only person who has watched them all is producer Harvey Bravman. In 2014, Chief Diversity Officer Lloyd Gellineau asked Bravman if he would help create a Brookline movie using old tapes belonging to the Town. At first, Bravman thought the movie would be about Brookline, but when Gellineau showed him the [...]

    The making of 'Soul Witness,' The Brookline Holocaust Witness Project.
    Sitting in a cabinet in a Brookline office, untouched for 20 years, was a stack of over 100 tapes containing 90 hours of testimonies from over 30 Holocaust survivors.The only person who has watched them all is producer Harvey Bravman.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

32 hours ago

The MBTA said it doesn't exactly know *why* t...

The MBTA said it doesn't exactly know *why* this is happening.

    Green Line 'Power Issues' Prompt Delays - Again
    NEWTON, MA - The MBTA said a power problem was to blame for causing delays on the Green Line's C and D lines on Monday afternoon. Sound familiar? That's because late last week the MBTA said the same thing about delays on the D and C lines.
    https://patch.com

33 hours ago

The more than a dozen Eastern Mass. locations...

The more than a dozen Eastern Mass. locations have quickly shuttered.

    Zoots Dry Cleaners Shutters After Company Declares Bankruptcy
    BEVERLY, MA - Zoots, the area dry cleaners, just went bankrupt. If you have clothing waiting for a cleaning or a pick up there, it may be a while before you get them back, but you will get them back, representatives said in an announcement to customers on Jan. 19.
    https://patch.com

33 hours ago

Did you know?

Did you know?

    Layoffs At Fallon Ambulance Shouldn't Impact Brookline: Officials
    BROOKLINE, MA - The recent layoffs and contract losses at Fallon Ambulance Service should not affect Brookline, according to Town Administrator Mel Kleckner. Earlier this month the company laid off 23 staff members - the company said were all administrative - after the company lost a contract with Weymouth.
    https://patch.com

33 hours ago

Someone must have misplaced a decimal...

Someone must have misplaced a decimal...

    Planning To See The Patriots At Super Bowl LII? It Will Cost You!
    FOXBOROUGH, MA - Let's say you're still in the glow of another exciting New England Patriots AFC Championship win and you want to follow the team to Super Bowl LII in Minnesota, stop, take a breath, and realize that it's not going to be cheap.
    https://patch.com

34 hours ago

One couple has made an outstanding contributi...

One couple has made an outstanding contribution.

    CEO Of Quincy Business, Wife Donate $100M To 2 Boston Hospitals
    QUINCY, MA - Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital announced that they are both getting a very generous donation from a local couple. Rob Hate, who is CEO of Quincy-based Granite Telecommunications, and his wife Karen announced Monday that both hospitals will receive $50 million donations from them.
    https://patch.com

35 hours ago

MEMA WEATHER ADVISORY: Dense fog, icing, heavy rainfall and strong winds in forecast

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Eastern Franklin, Western Franklin, Western Hampshire, Northern Worcester and Northwest Middlesex counties for forecasted areas of freezing rain.The Weather Advisory is in effect from 3 p.m. Monday to 9 a.m. Tuesday. Spotty light wintry precipitation is expected which will transition to areas of freezing rain later today, continuing tonight into Tuesday morning. The greatest risk of icing will be over the higher [...]

    MEMA WEATHER ADVISORY: Dense fog, icing, heavy rainfall and strong winds in forecast
    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Eastern Franklin, Western Franklin, Western Hampshire, Northern Worcester and Northwest Middlesex counties for forecasted areas of freezing rain. The Weather Advisory is in effect from 3 p.m. Monday to 9 a.m. Tuesday.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

36 hours ago

January 2018 Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings (Rev. 3)

Environment, Parks & Energy Committee: Thursday, January 25, 2018, at 6:00 pm, at JP Licks, 659 Centre Street. Agenda: TBA.

    January 2018 Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings (Rev. 3)
    Environment, Parks & Energy Committee: Thursday, January 25, 2018, at 6:00 pm, at JP Licks, 659 Centre Street. Agenda: TBA. Tuesday, January 23, 2018, 7:00 pm Farnsworth House, 90 South Street Agenda 1.Introductions. 2.Review/approve minutes of the December 19, 2017, Council meeting. 3. Announcements. 4..Q & A with Representative Liz Malia 5.
    http://www.jpnc.org

37 hours ago

Thank you to all of our supporters throughout...

Thank you to all of our supporters throughout the 2017 farmers market season. The Egleston Square Farmers Market has taken a winter hiatus and will return in the spring. Please stay tuned for more updates as they are available. Best, 2017 ESFM Vendors

    Egleston Farmers Market
    Egleston Farmers Market, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. 2,461 likes · 5 talking about this · 657 were here. The Egleston Farmers Market is a community based initiative to bring locally grown and...
    https://www.facebook.com

37 hours ago

Get to know your local pros.

Get to know your local pros.

    2017 Top-Rated Local Home Improvement Pros
    It's a new year, and everyone knows what that means: resolutions. While we may not be able to help you hit the gym more, we can help you get your house in shape. From the heater that's still making strange noises to the roofing that needs a re-do, allow us to point you to the professional who can fix it.
    https://patch.com

39 hours ago

Get your best umbrella out for this one.

Get your best umbrella out for this one.

    MA Weather Forecast: Major Rain, Wind Expected Over Next 36 Hours
    A few weather warnings span Massachusetts, but fear not: They aren't for snow. Ice and rain are expected to make some spot appearances throughout Monday, and the heaviest rains are being saved for Tuesday. There is a winter weather advisory, mainly due to icing concerns, in northern interior Massachusetts.
    https://patch.com

40 hours ago

Planning Board Meeting, Room 111, 1/25/2018, 7:30 p.m., Revised

8:00 pm       34 Jamaica Road – Extend the building to construct second and third floor addition with covered parking underneath and add driveway requiring relief for front yard setback, open space and parking (2/22) Pct. 5

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7:30 pm       1234 Boylston Street – Install a halo lit wall sign for Bank of America on the west side of a multi-tenant building  on the second floor level requiring relief for size, location, and height (2/8) Pct. 15

7:45 pm       108-110 Griggs Road – Construct additions and  convert  two-family dwelling to two single-family attached homes requiring relief for use, FAR, rear yard setback and usable open space (2/22) Pct. 10

8:30 pm       9 York Terrace – Finish attic and construct dormers in a two-family dwelling requiring relief for FAR and setback (3/1) Pct. 11 POSTPONED

8:45 pm       20 Boylston Street – Status report on Design Advisory Team project review of this proposal to construct a 14 unit residential building

    Planning Board Meeting, Room 111, 1/25/2018, 7:30 p.m., Revised
    http://www.brooklinema.gov

40 hours ago

A Jamaica Plain duo was honored as Heroes Amo...

A Jamaica Plain duo was honored as Heroes Among Us at a recent Boston Celtics game

    Jamaica Plain Pair Honored by Celtics as Heroes Among Us
    One of the most popular in-house Boston Celtics interludes is Heroes Among Us, which honors individuals who have made exceptional and lasting contributions to the community. Recently, a Jamaica Plain duo were honored during the Jan. 16th home game against the New Orleans Pelicans.
    http://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

41 hours ago

STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP -- Seeking a 'new pathway' on opioids

A recap and analysis of the week in state government.A little shallow digging into the memory banks, and Beacon Hill insiders will remember a time when not talking with the U.S. attorney was a good thing.It meant you hadn't done anything wrong, or at least didn't know anything about what someone else did wrong. Now, if he wanted it to be, it seems new U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling's lunch card could be the hottest invite in town.Gov. Charlie Baker has expressed [...]

    STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP -- Seeking a 'new pathway' on opioids
    A recap and analysis of the week in state government.A little shallow digging into the memory banks, and Beacon Hill insiders will remember a time when not talking with the U.S. attorney was a good thing.It meant you hadn't done anything wrong, or at least didn't know anything about what someone else did wrong.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

42 hours ago

This is on for tonight. See multiple proposal...

This is on for tonight. See multiple proposals.

    Brookline's Controversial Babcock St Calming Project Still On
    BROOKLINE, MA - Babcock Street is back in the public eye next week. On Monday evening there's a transportation board meeting at town hall on current traffic calming measures after a series of (ahem) potholes slowed the process down.
    https://patch.com

42 hours ago

The defenseman was "victimized by an unprovok...

The defenseman was "victimized by an unprovoked assault," the school said.

    BC Hockey Player Assaulted In Boston
    CHESTNUT HILL, MA - A Boston College hockey player is "out indefinitely" after being assaulted in Boston on Jan. 19. Kevin Lohan, a graduate student and defenseman on the men's hockey team, was "victimized by an unprovoked assault," according to a statement from the athletics department.
    https://patch.com

42 hours ago

Jamaica Plain Pair Honored by Celtics as Heroes Among Us

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    Jamaica Plain Pair Honored by Celtics as Heroes Among Us
    One of the most popular in-house Boston Celtics interludes is Heroes Among Us, which honors individuals who have made exceptional and lasting contributions to the community. Recently, a Jamaica Plain duo were honored during the Jan. 16th home game against the New Orleans Pelicans.
    http://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

2 days ago

The matchup is set. Here's a quick glance at ...

The matchup is set. Here's a quick glance at what to know.

    Super Bowl LII: New England Patriots Vs. Philadelphia Eagles
    MINNEAPOLIS - Super Bowl LII is set: The New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles will play Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis to determine this year's NFL champion. Tom Brady and the Patriots is looking for his record sixth Super Bowl championship, while the underdog Eagles are playing for their first title.
    https://patch.com

2 days ago

Brookline Patch added 2 new photos.

That's not the train! https://patch.com/massachusetts/newton/green-line-shuttles-replace-d-branch-mbta

    Brookline Patch
    Brookline Patch. 1,187 likes · 87 talking about this. Local news, alerts, discussion & events for Brookline, Ma. Cause we're connected to a network of local US Patches we sprinkle some of that news...
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2 days ago

A whopping 60 percent of burglaries could be ...

A whopping 60 percent of burglaries could be prevented by doing one thing.

    To Stop A Burglar, Think Like A Burglar
    Did you lock your doors and windows before you left home today? That's a good first step in securing your home, but it might not be enough to stop a determined burglar. Last year there were 1.5 million burglaries, according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program.
    https://patch.com

2 days ago

Massachusetts still locks up a far larger por...

Massachusetts still locks up a far larger portion of its population than the vast majority of nations in the world.

    MA's Incarceration Rate 2d Lowest In America
    The United States locks up a greater portion of its population than nearly any other country in the world, but the total number of people imprisoned has fallen slowly from its peak in recent years. According to new data from the government's Bureau of Justice Statistics, the number of people incarcerated decreased 1 percent to 1,505,400 people by the end of 2016.
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

We're bringing the love letter back.

We're bringing the love letter back.

    This Valentine's Day Gift Doesn't Cost A Thing
    This Valentine's Day Gift Doesn't Cost A Thing - Across America, US - Write a love letter for Valentine's Day 2018 and send it to Patch for the chance to have it featured in February. Does it get more romantic?
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

Six vehicles were involved in the crash that ...

Six vehicles were involved in the crash that left about 300 yards of debris strewn across the highway.

    1 Dead In Double Tractor-Trailer Crash On Route 91
    LONGMEADOW, MA - A six-car crash on Route 91 Saturday morning resulted in the death of a tractor-trailer driver from Connecticut. State Police responded to the Longmeadow crash around 7 a.m. A preliminary investigation revealed a Peterbuilt tractor-trailer struck the rear of a Freightliner tractor-trailer that had slowed due to traffic approaching a line-painting project a few miles up in Springfield.
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

These easy steps will keep you in the Patch l...

These easy steps will keep you in the Patch loop.

    How To Keep Local News From The Patch In Your Facebook Feed
    You've likely heard by now that Facebook will make several changes to its News Feed over the next few months in an effort to increase personal connections on the social media platform. That means you'll start to see more posts from your friends and family.
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

It was accidental and a bloody mess, accordin...

It was accidental and a bloody mess, according to the report.

    Player Who Injured Tom Brady's Hand Identified: Report
    FOXBOROUGH, MA - NFL quarterbacks wear red non-contract jerseys in practice for a reason, yet that didn't stop Tom Brady from suffering the most-discussed hand injury in recent memory. Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reported that running back Rex Burkhead is the culprit who accidentally ran into Brady, helmet first, cutting Brady's throwing hand during Wednesday's practice.
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

Sign us up! (via Patch Deals)

Sign us up! (via Patch Deals)

    Beat The Winter Blues With A HappyLight
    Most of us don't get to see much sunshine in the winter. The days are short, and we spend most of our time cooped up inside. Too many cold, dark days can bring on a serious case of the winter blues, but we've finally found our seasonal fix...
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

Watch for delays on the D line headed into Ne...

Watch for delays on the D line headed into Newton. Shuttle busses etc.

    Green Line Shuttles Replace D-Branch: MBTA
    NEWTON, MA - All day Saturday, Jan. 20 and Sunday, Jan. 21 expect bus shuttles replace Green Line D trains between Newton Highlands and Brookline Hills. To be exact from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. crews will be out in the chilly, windy weather working on the track and cutting down branches over the track.
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

Want to be happier in 2018? Live here.

Want to be happier in 2018? Live here.

    The 10 Happiest States In America - And The 10 Most Miserable
    They say happiness is a state of mind, but it also depends on your state-that is, where you live. And according to a study by WalletHub, the happiest state in the U.S. is a shocker: Minnesota. Who would have guessed this chilly hinterland could inspire such euphoria?
    https://patch.com

3 days ago

About 100 players from local youth centers an...

About 100 players from local youth centers and Boston first responder teams hooped it up at the Behind the Badges Basketball Tournament held at Curtis Hall

    Behind the Badges Basketball Tournament Held at Curtis Hall
    The 2nd Annual Meet the Faces Behind the Badges basketball tournament was held at Curtis Hall on Jan. 13 and 14th. Sponsors included the Boston Center for Youth & Families, the South Street Youth Center and the Boston Police. About 100 players from local youth centers and Boston fir
    http://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

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