6 days ago

Planning Board Meeting, Room 111, 12/14/2017, 7:30 p.m., Revised

7:45 pm      26 Babcock Street – Construct several dormers on a single-family home requiring relief for side and rear yard setbacks (1/4) Pct. 8

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7:30 pm     24-26 Fuller Street – final review of landscaping, fencing and front façade for a previously approved proposal to construct three attached units Pct. 9  

8:00 pm      117 Wolcott Road – demolish side garage and construct a rear two and a half story addition with garage under requiring FAR relief, driveway setback and design review (1/4) Pct.16

8:15 pm     393 Clinton Road – construct a rear two and a half story addition with garage under and a driveway requiring relief for FAR, driveway setback and design review (1/4) Pct. 13     

    Planning Board Meeting, Room 111, 12/14/2017, 7:30 p.m., Revised
    http://www.brooklinema.gov

6 days ago

The Grinch Who Almost Stole Christmas

On Tuesday 12/5 Officers responded to the area of Pleasant St. and Parkman St. for a report of suspicious activity, a male throwing an empty package box over a...

    The Grinch Who Almost Stole Christmas
    On Tuesday 12/5 Officers responded to the area of Pleasant St. and Parkman St. for a report of suspicious activity, a male throwing an empty package box over a fence. A witness flagged down an officer and pointed out the vehicle of the suspect, parked on Parkman St.
    http://blog.brooklinepolice.com

Nov 29

Economic Development Advisory Board, 5th Fl. School Committee Room

7:20 pm   1299 Beacon Street discussion

    Economic Development Advisory Board, 5th Fl. School Committee Room
    http://www.brooklinema.gov

Nov 24

When the end comes

Our faith is dead, lifeless, unless it be expressed in works of love (see James 2:20; Galatians 5:6). And we cannot say we truly love God, whom we cannot see, if we don't love our neighbor, whom we can (see 1 John 4:20).

    When the end comes
    Echoes is the opinion section of TheBostonPilot.com. The Boston Pilot is a daily news Catholic newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts, covering news and opinion about the Catholic Church and Catholic life. We carry daily news from Boston, New England, US, the Vatican, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Central and Latin America.
    https://www.thebostonpilot.com

Nov 17

Coolidge Corner Info added 2 new photos — at ...

Thanksgiving views in #CoolidgeCorner

    Coolidge Corner Info
    Coolidge Corner Info, Brookline, MA. 624 likes. Celebrating the vibrancy and unique flavor of the Coolidge Corner in Brookline, MA
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 16

My Own Boston: Ryan Lim

318 Harvard St., Brookline

    My Own Boston: Ryan Lim | BU Today | Boston University
    In the latest installment of our new series " My Own Boston," where students talk a bit about themselves and share their favorite places to visit off campus, we introduce Ryan Lim (ENG'18, MED'22).
    http://www.bu.edu

Nov 09

Brookline Chamber of Commerce added 5 new pho...

The @HolidayPrepPopUp has lights! Come on over tonight, 5:30-9pm to 1351 Beacon Street in Coolidge Corner!

    Brookline Chamber of Commerce
    Brookline Chamber of Commerce, Brookline, MA. 649 likes. The Brookline Chamber of Commerce is an independent non-political organization working to promote business in the Town of Brookline.
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 07

Planning Board Meeting (sign & facade), Room 111, 11/15/2017, 8:15 a.m.

1330 Beacon Street – Installing new awning for Allium Market (formerly Walgreens).  Pct. 9 (Approved, 9/18/17)

1423 Beacon Street – New vinyl window sign and logo for Kingston Real Estate (formerly Practical Video Solutions).  Pct. 10 (Approved, 10/12/17)

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8:30 am    1038 Beacon Street – Install new façade signs for Down Under School of Yoga, Maluken & Sushi Express, Padmatch Realty and Tbaar (formerly Sunrise Cleaners, Sushi Express and Better Place Realty)

    Planning Board Meeting (sign & facade), Room 111, 11/15/2017, 8:15 a.m.
    http://www.brooklinema.gov

Nov 02

Mandarin etiquette boot camp on Dec. 17

1309 Beacon Street, 3F

    Mandarin etiquette boot camp on Dec. 17
    Sunday, Dec. 17 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. 1309 Beacon Street, 3F Brookline, MA 02446 Do you wish your child would partake in a conversation at the dinner table instead of bonding with their cell phone or playing games on their iPad?
    http://sampan.org

Oct 31

The Arc Greater Twin Cities

...The Arc for information, assistance, education and training.  Disabilities may […] 2446 University Ave. W Suite 110 St. Paul, MN 55114, US

    The Arc Greater Twin Cities - Comcast Newsmakers
    The Arc Greater Twin Cities promotes and protects the human rights of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, actively supporting them and their families in a lifetime of full inclusion and participation in their communities. People with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families trust The Arc for information, assistance, education and training.
    https://comcastnewsmakers.com

Oct 27

The Fall 2017 Restaurant Opening Guide: Greater Boston

1330 Beacon St., Coolidge Corner, Brookline

This cafe and specialty food market will have an extensive cheese selection, along with lots of pickled vegetables, sauces, and other goods. It’s located in the historic S.S. Pierce Building at the intersection of Beacon and Harvard.

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478 Massachusetts Ave., Arlington Center

Brookline Facebook Food at Shan-A-Punjab, relocating from 455 Harvard St. to 500 Harvard St. this fall.

Caffe Nero (55-57 Main St., Concord): Yet another forthcoming Boston-area location for the London-based cafe chain. (A Dedham one is also in the works, and a Somerville one already opened this fall.) Projected opening: Unknown

140 Providence Hwy., Dedham

171 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington

83 Morse St., Norwood

    The Fall 2017 Restaurant Opening Guide: Greater Boston
    The Greater Boston restaurant scene is booming. Here's the rundown on fall 2017 restaurant openings in a variety of Boston-area towns and cities, plus a sneak peek at openings slated for winter and beyond. (Looking for upcoming openings in Boston proper? Find those here.
    https://boston.eater.com

Oct 27

Celebrating Halloween around Boston

The Coolidge Corner Theatre Halloween Horror Marathon begins on Saturday, October 28, at 11:59 p.m., at the theater, 290 Harvard St., Brookline. Purchase tickets, $25 for a double feature and $30 for the full marathon, here. Find directions here.

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...pumpkin drop begins at 12:30 p.m. in front of the Metcalf Science Center, 590 Commonwealth Ave. Free and open to the public. Arrive between 11:45 a.m. to 12:15...

The Stranger Things Season 2 Watch Party is at 6 p.m. in CAS Room 522, 725 Commonwealth Ave. Free for BU students with an Eventbrite ticket; register here.

The BU Japanese Student Association is collaborating with the South Campus Residence Hall Association on their annual Haunted House. Try to not get too spooked as you make your way through the basement of 520 Park Drive. Refreshments will be served.

Cirque of the Dead performs at OBERON, 2 Arrow Street, Cambridge, on Friday, October 27, at 10:30 p.m., and Tuesday, October 31, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available here. Find directions here.

SoWa Spooktacular is at the SoWa Open Market, 460 Harrison Ave., Boston, Saturday, October 28, and Sunday, October 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Find directions here.

...starts at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday October 29, at the Chestnut Hill Reservoir, 400 Chestnut Hill Ave., Brighton. Take an MBTA Green Line C trolley to Cleveland Circle. Registration is $28 for...

The Dark Side of Boston Walking Tour is Sunday, October 29, at 6 p.m. The tour leaves from the corner of Hanover & Cross Street, Boston, by the statue of boxer Tony DeMarco. Tickets are $13 online, $15 in cash. Private tours are also available.

GoreFest XV: Horror House runs through Tuesday, October 31, at ImprovBoston’s Studio Theater, 40 Prospect St., Central Square, Cambridge. Find admission prices and show dates and times here. Buy tickets here. Student tickets are $20 (at the door only).

The Beacon Hill Crime Walking Tour is Monday, October 30, at 4:30 p.m. It begins outside the Park Street T station on the eastern edge of Boston Common and ends at the Liberty Hotel, 215 Charles St. The cost: pay what you like. Reservations are required and can be made online.

...The Nightmare Before Christmas is Monday, October 30, and Tuesday, October 31, at Symphony Hall, 301 Massachusetts Ave., at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m. for the  gourmet trick-or...

HTC’s Tea Time is every Tuesday, from 3:30 to 5 p.m., in the Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground, 775 Commonwealth Ave., lower level.

Trident Booksellers and Café’s Halloween Party is at 338 Newbury St., Boston, from 7 to 10 p.m. Buy tickets here. Take any MBTA Green Line trolley to Auditorium or Hynes Convention Center.

    Celebrating Halloween around Boston | BU Today | Boston University
    More than 179 million Americans are planning to observe Halloween over the coming days. Revelers are expected to shell out a record $9.1 billion on costumes, candy, and decorations, according to a survey by the National Retail Federation. This year's most popular Halloween costumes: superheroes, princesses, and animals.
    http://www.bu.edu

Oct 26

Love commanded

Love is the hinge that binds the two tablets of the law. For we can't love God, whom we can't see, if we don't love our neighbor, whom we can (see 1 John 4:20-22).

    Love commanded
    Echoes is the opinion section of TheBostonPilot.com. The Boston Pilot is a daily news Catholic newspaper based in Boston, Massachusetts, covering news and opinion about the Catholic Church and Catholic life. We carry daily news from Boston, New England, US, the Vatican, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Central and Latin America.
    https://www.thebostonpilot.com

Oct 24

Shaking Crab to Open in Former Khao Sarn Space in Brookline's Coolidge Corner

The address for the upcoming location of Shaking Crab in Coolidge Corner is 250 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA, 02446.

    Boston Restaurant Talk
    A growing group of Cajun seafood places is coming to Brookline, opening in the space where a longtime favorite for Thai food had been. Eater Boston is reporting that Shaking Crab is planning to open in Coolidge Corner, taking over the former Khao Sarn space on Harvard Street just south of the Beacon Street intersection.
    http://bostonrestaurants.blogspot.com

Oct 24

Shaking Crab Will Shimmy Into Brookline as It Continues to Expand

...the Square spaces (1815 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge), and the space that previously housed Khao Sarn (250 Harvard St., Brookline), which closed down over the summer after 16 years in business, as previously reported...

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...closed down in the last several months: It will open in the former Troquet space (140 Boylston St., Boston), one of the recently shuttered Tavern in the Square spaces (1815 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge...

    Shaking Crab Will Shimmy Into Brookline as It Continues to Expand
    A Cajun-style seafood restaurant with existing locations in Massachusetts and New York has two previously reported expansions coming soon to Boston and Cambridge - and now a third new restaurant is in the works for Brookline as well.
    https://boston.eater.com

Oct 24

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Oct 23

Classical Piano Recital

The event will be held on October 21, 2017 between the hours of 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the Coolidge Corner – Meeting Room of the Public Library of Brookline, 31 Pleasant Street, Brookline, MA 02446.

    Classical Piano Recital
    The Public Library of Brookline has the pleasure to invite you to a Classical piano recital with Andrei Baumann, pianist. The event will be held on October 21, 2017 between the hours of 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. at the Coolidge Corner - Meeting Room of the Public Library of Brookline, 31 Pleasant Street, Brookline, MA 02446.
    http://brookline.com

Oct 19

Housing Advisory Board Meeting, Town Hall Room 111

134-138 Babcock Street – 62 units with 16 affordable (25%) – ZBA hearing in process

1299 Beacon Street – 74 units with 15 affordable (20%) – received PEL, no comp. permit filed to date

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333 Washington Street, Brookline  

1180 Boylston Street –45 age-restricted rental units with 9 affordable (20%) – Comp Permit granted in March/               proceeding on building permit and environmental remediation

111 Cypress Street – 99 units with 25 affordable (25%) – ZBA hearings in process/TM vote in November to                   authorize taking by eminent domain for high school expansion

Inclusionary Zoning: three projects expected to make cash payments: 36 Longwood (7 condo units - approved and under construction), 54 Auburn (12 rental units – approved by ZBA...

...of Brookline are invited to make their needs known to Lloyd Gellineau, Town of Brookline, 11 Pierce Street, Brookline, MA 02445. Telephone (617) 730-2328; TDD (617) 730-2327; or e-mail at...

    Housing Advisory Board Meeting, Town Hall Room 111
    http://www.brooklinema.gov

Oct 18

Oct 18

Gluten-Free Dining Options

401 Harvard St., Brookline

278 Harvard St., Brookline

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961 Commonwealth Ave., West Campus

957 Commonwealth Ave., West Campus

506 Park Drive, South Campus

96 Peterborough St., Boston

132 Brookline Ave., Boston

1282 Boylston St., Boston

1381 Boylston St., Boston

    10 Boston Restaurants Serving Gluten-Free Food | BU Today | Boston University
    Where to go off campus, and on In the last several years, as awareness of the effects of gluten sensitivity has spread, more Americans are following a gluten-free diet than ever before. BU Dining Services offers a host of gluten-free options at dining halls, and retail dining spots on campus, like the Union Court, the Buick Street Market, and all Starbucks, have gluten-free options as well.
    http://www.bu.edu

Oct 14

New Public Art In Brookline’s Coolidge Corner

...of artificial rose-blossoms that will illuminate Brookline’s Coolidge Corner at the intersection of Harvard and Beacon streets this holiday season.As part of her “Winter Blooms” public art project, Zelson will...

    New Public Art In Brookline's Coolidge Corner
    A holiday project by the artist who floated a giant lamb in Boston's Fort Point Channel in 2015.Inspired in part by the witch hazel flower, a winter-blooming flower found in Massachusetts, artist Hilary Zelson is creating garlands of artificial rose-blossoms that will illuminate Brookline's Coolidge Corner at the intersection of Harvard and Beacon streets this holiday season.As part of her "Winter Blooms" public art project, Zelson will also lead free community workshops to make paper flowers that will be displayed in shop windows in the neighborhood.
    http://brookline.com

Oct 14

Sotheby’s Chinese Art Appraisal Day on Oct. 14

40 Webster St, Brookline, MA 02446

    Sotheby's Chinese Art Appraisal Day on Oct. 14
    caption id=attachment_37091 align=alignnone width=750] Pictured above: (Left) Blue Cliff and Old Tree by Zhang Daqian (Chang Dai-chien)(Right) A Rare Yellow and Green-enameled Blue and White 'Lotus' Vase[/caption] On October 14th, Sotheby's will be hosting a Chinese Art Appraisal Day in the Boston metropolitan area.
    http://sampan.org

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