May 09

Around Town

...of Play” and Spring Member Celebration: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline. Cost: $10; free for BrooklineCAN members. For more information, please visit here; or call...

Pop! and Protection: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. Space limited; RSVP recommended. For more information, please call 617-695-4617; e...

“Is Your Teenager Drinking Too Much Soda?”: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. May 10, Brookline High School, MLK Room and Atrium, 115 Greenough Street, Brookline. The Brookline High School Food Justice Committee will host Harvard nutritionist Eric Rimm to address the current realities and risks of teenage nutrition.

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...s Caravan Tour of New England:” 1:30 p.m., Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-244-6400...

Sip and Script — Calligraphy and Cheese: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., curds&co, 288 Washington Street, Brookline. Cost: $70. For more information, please call 617-879-0565; e-mail info@curdsandco...

Mother’s Day Yoga: 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Coolidge Corner Yoga, 1297 Beacon Street, Brookline. Cost: $50. For more information, please visit here. Katie Day leads a mom and...

Handmade pottery pop up: noon – 2:00 p.m. May 12, Olive Connection, 1426 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For more information, please call 617-879-9980; e-mail info@oliveconnection.com...

“Peter and the Wolf” with the Boston Chamber Symphony: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m., Temple Ohabei Shalom, 1187 Beacon Street, Brookline. For information or tickets, please visit here. The Boston Chamber Symphony performs a theatrical, family-friendly concert.

Book talk on climate change: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Courtyard Marriott Brookline, 40 Webster Street, Brookline. For more information, please e-mail greenup@upbrookline.org. UCC denominational and climate leader, Jim Antal, will discuss his new book, “Climate Church, Climate World.”

...Islander Heritage Month Celebration: 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Brookline Main Library, Hunneman Hall, 361 Washington Street, Brookline. Free. To RSVP, please visit here. Presented by the Brookline Asian American Family Network...

...Want to Be: 10:00 a.m. – noon May 15 and 22, Brookline Teen Center, 40 Aspinwall Avenue, Brookline. For more information, please visit here. The Collaborative Problem Solving approach helps parents relate...

...Kitchen: 6:30 – 7:00 p.m. Fridays, through June 15, Knight Moves Cafe Brookline, 1402 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; seating limited. For more information, please e-mail ericbentonmagic@gmail.com; or visit...

Release Rebalance Restore Essentrics Class: noon – 1:00 p.m. Fridays, All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street. Cost: $15-$65. For more information, please call 617-738-1810; or visit here. A...

Zen meditation & talk: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursdays, Eishoji Zen Center, 1318 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information, or to RSVP, please call Jason at 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...

...at Putterham Library: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Thursdays, Putterham Branch Library Community Room, 959 West Roxbury Parkway, Brookline. MahJongg, chess, Scrabble, dominoes, bring your own game or request. Handicapped accessible; wheelchair available...

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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    Upcoming Thursday, May 10 "A Crooner's Caravan Tour of New England: " 1:30 p.m., Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-244-6400 . Frank King leads a virtual bus tour of the birthplace of some of New England's singers and composers.
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May 05

$60K For An Open Parking Spot?

Spot No. 3 at 114 Addington Road, Brookline, MA 02445, which sold for $45K in 2016, is back on the market.

    $60K For An Open Parking Spot?
    Would you pay $60K for an open space parkin spot in Brookline? Spot No. 3 at 114 Addington Road, Brookline, MA 02445, which sold for $45K in 2016, is back on the market. The Realtor.com listing is here .
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May 02

Board of Appeals Public Hearing , 6th Fl Select Board's Hearing Room

7:00PM           195 Winthrop Road  2018-000004  

7:00PM           191 Winthrop Road  2018-000005  

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7:00PM           43 St. Paul Street 2018-000016        

7:10PM           111 Marion Street     2018-000020  

    Board of Appeals Public Hearing , 6th Fl Select Board's Hearing Room
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Apr 13

Around Town

Pop & Protection: 6:30 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-695-4617; e-mail here; or visit here. Attendees learn about the different types of insurance and the components of a basic estate plan, while exploring sparkling wines.

“Off the Wall:” 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, through April 27, Gallery 93, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline. Photographs by Julie Smith, taken during her travels, feature stencils and wall art superimposed on layers of paint and plaster.

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Lavenber Bee Baking Company Pop-Up: Noon to 6:00 p.m., Lavender Bee Baking Company, 14 Pleasant Street, Brookline. For more information, please e-mail here; or visit here. Lavender Bee Baking Company is a local nut-free specialty baked good business.

Opera at the Cinema: “Carmen:” 10:00 a.m., The Makery, 2 Sewall Avenue, Brookline. Cost: $20-$23. For more information, please e-mail here; or visit here. Presented by the Royal Opera House. Bizet’s classic French opera stars Anna Goryachova in Barrie Kosky’s production.

Wine Centered: Malbec & Raw Milk Cheeses: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Curds & Co., 288 Washington Street, Brookline. Cost: $35. For more information or to register, please visit here. Flights of wine paired with an array of raw milk cheeses.

...People Who Don’t Like Marketing: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., Inner Space Yoga, 17 Station Street, Brookline. Free. For more information or to register, please visit here. For consultative professionals in...

Brookline GreenSpace Alliance annual meeting: 6:00 – 8:30 p.m., Wheelock College, 43 Hawes Street, Brookline. For more information or to RSVP, please e-mail here. A celebration of 30...

Brookline Open Studios Preview Show reception: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Brookline Town Hall, 333 Washington Street, Brookline. For more information, please visit here. A chance to see work by participating artists, as well as a chance to meet some of them.

Calliope’s Call presents Cross Connections: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street, Brookline. A series that presents selected works of song by a featured composer alongside works...

Piano Trio of Forte New York concert: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m., The Korean Church of Boston, 32 Harvard Street, Brookline. Free. Presented by Oasis Cafe Music Night and the Forte NY Chamber Music present. Features Vicky HyunJin Lee, violin; Yu Mi Bae, cello; and Hyojin Rhim, piano. Free refreshments.

Shakespeare show: 1:30 p.m., Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-244-6400. Actor Stephen Collins will perform his one-man Shakespeare show.

Community presentation and discussion: 5:30 p.m., Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site, 99 Warren Street, Brookline. For more information or to RSVP, please call Alan Banks at 617-566-1689...

Author Terry Ann Knopf talk: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard Street, Brookline. Free. For more information or to register, please call 617-566-6660; or e-mail here. Terry Ann Knopf will discuss her book, “The Golden Age of Boston Television.” Books available for sale.

Zen meditation & talk: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursdays, Eishoji Zen Center, 1318 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For mor information, or to RSVP, please call Jason at 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...

...at Putterham Library: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Thursdays, Putterham Branch Library Community Room, 959 West Roxbury Parkway, Brookline. MahJongg, chess, Scrabble, dominoes, bring your own game or request. Handicapped accessible; wheelchair available...

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...

    Around Town
    Upcoming events Thursday, April 12 Pop & Protection: 6:30 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-695-4617 ; e-mail here ; or visit . Attendees learn about the different types of insurance and the components of a basic estate plan, while exploring sparkling wines.
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Apr 12

Select Board, April 17, 2018, 6:00PM

...Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on the Premises as a Seven Day Common Victualler at 1704 Beacon Street for a Transfer of Stock as follows...

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Question of granting a Temporary Wine and Malt Alcoholic Beverages Non-Sales License to Wheelock College for a Conference to be held on Friday, April 20, 2018 from 4:00pm-5:00pm at 43 Hawes Street.

...S Enterprise, Inc., d/b/a BAB Korean Bistro, holder of Common Victualler License at 1374 Beacon Street, for an Entertainment License (Radio, Taped Music, and TV).  Entertainment hours would be the same...

...All Kinds of Alcoholic Beverages as a Seven Day Common Victualler and Entertainment License at 10 Harvard Square for a Sunday Entertainment License to include Radio (Sunday-Saturday 6:00pm-2:00am) and...

    Select Board, April 17, 2018, 6:00PM
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Apr 11

Planning Board Meeting - Sign and Facade, Room 111

9:00 am     1620 Beacon Street – Install new façade sign for Wellness in Motion Boston (formerly J Earley’s Hair Salon) and undertake façade renovations, Pct 11

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8:30 am     248 Cypress Street – Install new façade and window signs for Drive-by Pies (formerly Cakes to Remember), Pct 5

9:45 am     1297 Beacon Street – Install new façade sign and replace existing banner signs for Coolidge Yoga, Pct 10

    Planning Board Meeting - Sign and Facade, Room 111
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Apr 11

2018 BOSTON MARATHON INFORMATION The Boston ...

2018 BOSTON MARATHON INFORMATION The Boston Marathon will be held on Monday, April 16, 2018. Please be aware of security measures the Town and Marathon organizers are implementing to enhance public safety along the Marathon route. Beacon Street: The eastbound side of Beacon Street will be barricaded at both curbs for the entire length of Beacon St. The corridor will be connected to the City of Boston barricade plan at both Cleveland and Audubon Circle. ALL vehicular traffic will be restricted from traveling on or across Beacon St beginning at 8:30am. Beacon St. is expected to be closed until approximately 6:30pm. Pedestrian Crossings: Due to the interlocking barricades system, accessing Beacon St. from the north and south sides will be limited. There will be limited-to-no crossing allowed between 12:00pm-3:30pm when runner volume is heavy. Pedestrian crossing will be restricted to three areas in and around commercial districts. They will be staffed and controlled by race officials. These crossings are limited to: Beacon @ Tappan; Beacon @ Webster, and Beacon @ Hawes. Pedestrian access to these designated crossings will be permitted only if there is no danger/obstruction to runners. Parking: The parking reservations on both the east and westbound side of Beacon St. will be posted "Tow Zone" on Sunday, April 15th. Letters from the Transportation Department will advise permit holders; this includes Zipcar. Eastbound curbside parking will not be restricted until 3:00am on April 16th. Parking restrictions will be in place on all streets intersecting Beacon on the course side of the Street (eastbound); these zones will be clearly marked "Tow Zone". These zones will be for emergency vehicle use only. Parking restrictions in these zones will be based on the topography of the surrounding neighborhoods. Road Closures: Beacon Street eastbound will be closed to all traffic beginning at 8:30am on race day. Streets intersecting Beacon St. may be closed earlier to ensure the safety of Town and Race personnel as they set up the course. Beacon Street will likely reopen at 6:30pm. Spectator Advisory: We would like to reiterate the MEMA Advisory: "Officials want spectators to be especially vigilant and report any suspicious items or activity. We are asking that you leave backpacks, containers with more than 1 liter of liquid, handbags or packages, bulky items, large blankets and sleeping bags, props including sporting, military and fire gear, costumes covering the face or bulky outfits and weapons at home. Spectators are also encouraged to carry their items in clear plastic bags." To contact the Brookline Police dial 617-730-2222 or 911 in case of an emergency. There will be additional police officers and town officials along the marathon route to ensure all safety precautions are followed. Our goal is to provide an enjoyable environment that is safe and secure for all spectators as they take part in one of the most anticipated events of the year. Your cooperation implementing and following safety and security protocols is greatly appreciated. Uber (Drop off and pickup zones): - Cleveland Circle: Clinton Road near Chestnut Hill Aveune. - Washington Square locations: Winthrop Road at Garrison Road; Washington Street at Salisbury Road (Driscoll School parking lot) - Coolidge Corner locations: Sewall Avenue at Longwood Avenue; Centre Street near the Centre Street West Parking lot ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: MBTA: Please visit the MBTA Riding the T/Boston Marathon webapge for complete details regarding MBTA service on Marathon Monday: https://mbta.com/destinations/boston-marathon Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA): Please watch the MEMA "See Something Say Something" Public Service Announcement here. Download the free Massachusetts Alerts public safety alerting app to receive emergency alerts and critical information about disasters and public safety incidents on your Smartphone. In addition, the 2018 Boston Marathon Spectator Guidelines can be found on MEMA's website at https://www.mass.gov/orgs/massachusetts-emergency-management-agency ALERT BROOKLINE: Sign up to receive emergency notifications from the Town of Brookline. AlertBrookline is an online portal where you can tell us how to contact you during emergencies (this is great for anyone who lives, works, studies, owns property, or has family members in Brookline). You can now get messages via phone (home or mobile), email, and/or text. With AlertBrookline, every member of your home or office can create an individual account. Sign up for AlertBrookline at https://brookline.bbcportal.com/ DRONES: Drones are banned from the marathon course. BICYCLES: Bicycles are not permitted along Beacon Street. Any secured bicycles will be tagged and removed in accordance with the Town By-law starting on Friday, April 14th. If your bicycle is removed, please call the Brookline Police Non-Emergency line at 617-730-2222.


Apr 11

2018 Boston Marathon Information

...off and pickup zones):  Cleveland Circle: Clinton Road near Chestnut Hill Aveune. Washington Square locations: Winthrop Road at Garrison Road; Washington Street at Salisbury Road (Driscoll School parking lot) Coolidge Corner locations: Sewall Avenue at...

...Circle: Clinton Road near Chestnut Hill Aveune. Washington Square locations: Winthrop Road at Garrison Road; Washington Street at Salisbury Road (Driscoll School parking lot) Coolidge Corner locations: Sewall Avenue at Longwood Avenue; Centre Street near...

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...at Garrison Road; Washington Street at Salisbury Road (Driscoll School parking lot) Coolidge Corner locations: Sewall Avenue at Longwood Avenue; Centre Street near the Centre Street West Parking lot ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: MBTA: Please visit the...

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Apr 04

Board of Appeals Public Hearing, 6th Floor Select Board's Conference Room, 4/19/2018, 7:00 p.m.

7:00PM          191 Winthrop Road  2018-000005   Modify 2017 decision to allow two front yard parking spaces to remain at 191 Winthrop Road requiring relief for front yard setback case #2017-0004 and Modification of case # 2017-0005

7:01PM          195 Winthrop Road  2018-000004  

7:10PM          158 Winthrop Road  2017-0001      

    Board of Appeals Public Hearing, 6th Floor Select Board's Conference Room, 4/19/2018, 7:00 p.m.
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Apr 03

Around Town

Contra Dancing in the Ballroom: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester Street, Brookline. Cost: $7. For tickets, please visit here. For more information, please call 617-730...

Buying a Home: 6:30 p.m., In Good Company, 1653 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For more information, please call 617-695-4617, e-mail here or visit here. Prospective home buyers learn how much they can afford to put down, how much mortgage they can handle and what their property options are.

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Lavenber Bee Baking Company Pop-Up: noon – 6:00 p.m. April 5 and 12, Lavender Bee Baking Company, 14 Pleasant Street, Brookline. For more information, please e-mail here or visit here. Lavender Bee Baking Company is a local nut-free specialty baked good business.

You Are the Help Until Help Arrives: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Hunneman Hall, Brookline Main Library, 361 Washington Street, Brookline. Attendees learn what to do in an emergency.

Family Movie Night: “Stink!”: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., Lawrence School, 27 Francis Street, Brookline. A foul smell, kids’ PJs, and chemicals star in this family-friendly documentary.

First Time Home Buyer Seminar: 10:00 a.m.  -noon, Unlimited Sotheby’s International Realty, 1290 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free. For more information, please visit here, call 617-332-1400 or visit here...

Youth Climate Adaptation Challenge: 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Pierce School, 50 School Street, Brookline. An environmental fair to address climate change.

Legal Bootcamp: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., The Village Works, 202 Washington Street, Brookline. Free. For tickets, please visit here. A roundtable discussion on “Dispute Resolution for Businesses, Entrepreneurs and Freelancers.”

...Georgia O’Keeffe:” 1:30 p.m., Wingate Residences at Boylston Place, 615 Heath Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call 617-244-6400...

Brookline Youth Awards: 7:00 p.m., Coolidge Corner Theater, 290 Harvard Street, Brookline. Free. For more information, please call Caitlin Haynes at 617-730-2345 or e...

Opera at the Cinema: “Carmen:” 10:00 a.m., The Makery, 2 Sewall Avenue, Brookline. Cost: $20-$23. For more information, please e-mail here or visit here. Presented by the Royal Opera House. Bizet’s classic French opera stars Anna Goryachova in Barrie Kosky’s production.

...People Who Don’t Like Marketing: 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., Inner Space Yoga, 17 Station Street, Brookline. Free. For information or to register here. For consultative professionals in charge of their...

Brookline GreenSpace Alliance annual meeting: 6:00 – 8:30 p.m., Wheelock College, 43 Hawes Street, Brookline. To RSVP, please e-mail here. A celebration of 30 years of environmental advocacy...

PJ Drive: Through March 15, Brookline Town Hall, 333 Washington Street, Brookline. Cradles to Crayons is teaming up with the Boston Bruins, Massachusetts Board of Library...

Release Rebalance Restore Essentrics Class: noon – 1:00 p.m. Fridays, All Saints Parish, 1773 Beacon Street. Cost: $15-$65. For more information, please call 617-738-1810 or visit here. A...

Zen meditation and talk: 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursdays, Eishoji Zen Center, 1318 Beacon Street, Brookline. Free; space limited. For more information or to RSVP, please call Jason at 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...

...at Putterham Library: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Thursdays, Putterham Branch Library Community Room, 959 West Roxbury Parkway, Brookline. MahJongg, chess, Scrabble, dominoes, bring your own game or request. Handicapped accessible; wheelchair available...

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...

    Around Town
    Upcoming events Thursday, April 5 Lavenber Bee Baking Company Pop-Up: noon - 6:00 p.m. April 5 and 12, Lavender Bee Baking Company, 14 Pleasant Street, Brookline. For more information, please e-mail or visit here . Lavender Bee Baking Company is a local nut-free specialty baked good business.
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Mar 27

Preservation Commission Notice of Public Hearing & Agenda, 5th Floor School Committee Room, 4/10/2018, 6:30 PM

7:50 PM          26-28 Colbourne Crescent – Application for the demolition of the house (Ann J. Grippo, applicant).

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6:40 PM          1 Wellington Terrace (Pill Hill LHD) – Application for a Certificate of Appropriateness to construct a total of 1...

7:10 PM          100 Walnut Place (Pill Hill LHD, continued review) – Application for a Certificate of Appropriateness to: demolish the existing...

7:30 PM          182 Babcock Street (Graffam-McKay LHD) – Application for a Retroactive Certificate of Appropriateness for the replacement of 3 basement windows with aluminum clad windows and the construction of 3 window wells for egress (Sam and Lynn Paikowsky, applicants).

8:00 PM          132 Coolidge Street – Application for the partial demolition of the house (Adi and Gidon Lissai, applicants).

8:10 PM          9 White Place – Application for the partial demolition of the house (John Gnassi applicant).

    Preservation Commission Notice of Public Hearing & Agenda, 5th Floor School Committee Room, 4/10/2018, 6:30 PM
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