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“Winter Blooms” Art Installation Brings Brightness To Brookline

Winter can be cold, dark and desolate, with bare trees and flower gardens stamped out by the weather, but local artist Hilary Zelson is...

Four Decades Of Rosie’s Baking Tradition Continues Under New Ownership

After 42 years, the owners of iconic Rosie’s Bakery, Judy Rosenberg and Eliot Winograd, were looking for the right person to entrust with their...

Shuttle Buses Replace D Line Trolleys This Weekend

Tree pruning and removal will disrupt the Green D Line trolleys in Brookline and Newton during the next three weekends. MBTA crews will be working...

JFK Birth Centennial Ends On Assassination Anniversary

A year of events marking the 100th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s birth came to close Wednesday, exactly 54 years after his assassination. National...

Power Outage In Brookline: More Than 200 Without Power

If you have called Eversource to let them know your power is out, you are not alone. Some 220 people in Brookline are without power....

JFK Birth Centennial Ending Today On 54th Assassination Anniversary

A year of events marking the 100th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s birth is drawing to a close exactly 54 years after his...

Massachusetts Firefighters Honored For Bravery

Gov. Charlie Baker and Public Safety Secretary Daniel Bennett today joined State Fire Marshal Peter J. Ostroskey to honor Firefighters from 22 Massachusetts fire...

Police Blotter

All of the following is from Brookline Police log or online blog. They are excerpts taken from the public police log and represent a...

Missing Cat In Brookline Found

Diva has been found and reunited (and it feels so good) with his owners, police said in a tweet on November 20, 2017. PREVIOUSLY: A...

State Swimming Results

Division 1 Team scores: 1. Andover 488.50, 2. Acton-Boxboro 267.50, 3. Newton North 263, 4. Chelmsford 210, 5. Brookline 176, 6. Haverhill 170, 7. Needham...

Bessemer Group, Inc. Trims Holdings in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (BRKL)

Bessemer Group, Inc. lowered its stake in Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) by 42.3% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most...

Announcing New BMS Office Hours & Evening Receptionist

We are pleased to announce that Brookline Music School (BMS) has extended its office hours to better serve our community. The new office hours...

Friends Of The Brookline Library Annual Book Sale

It is that time of year for the Friends of the Brookline Library’s annual holiday used book sale. On Sunday, December 3, the Friends...

Thanksgiving 2017: Open / Closed In Brookline

You might be out of luck if you wake up Thursday and remember you forgot something you need to make Thanksgiving dinner. For those...
Will Nitze

Brookline Resident Boosts Brain Power With The Power Of Nutrition

When Will Nitze felt himself getting fatigued and battling mental fog while at work, a complete change to his diet made all the difference....
Roy Moore

Brookline Attorney Files Complaint Urging Roy Moore’s Law License Be Revoked

As sexual assault allegations against Senate candidate Roy Moore continue to make national headlines, one Brookline attorney decided it was time to take things...

Help Find A Missing Cat

A cat has gone missing from the Cypress Road area and the police are now asking for folks to keep a look out for...

Who Dunnit? This Owl Was Mysteriously Left At A Brookline Library

On Monday morning Putterham Library had an unusual surprise near the book drop. Tucked to the side of it was a brown and black...

Brookline Residents To Perform In Freelance Players’ Musical

Ten Brookline youths will perform in the Freelance Players’ upcoming original musical, “Come as you Are, ” at 7:30 p.m. on December 8 and...
Alan Kaplan

Brookline Arson: Former Owner Of Village Smokehouse On Trial

Did the former owner of the Village Smokehouse plot with a local handyman to burn down a failed construction project on Spooner Road in...

Brookline High School to compete on High School Quiz Show

Brookline High School will compete on Season 9 of WGBH’s High School Quiz Show, airing at 6 p.m. Feb 3 on WGBH 2. Their academic...

Brookline To Change Columbus Day To “Indigenous People’s Day”

Brookline just dropped Columbus Day. After hearing arguments from both sides, including a Brookline High School student for the name change and a group...

Brookline Votes To Further Study New School Site

The town of Brookline is holding off on deciding where to locate a badly-needed new elementary school. The town is short on land, and...

Brookline Special Town Meeting: The Ninth School, High School Expansion &...

The first night of Special Town Meeting began with a teller count caused by a glitch in the electronic voting system and a debate...

Police Blotter

Thursday, Nov. 9 ATM interference on Beacon Street: At 6:52 a.m., police received a report surveillance captured a man fidgeting with the ATM at 1228 Boylston...

Brookline Youth Hockey Gets Some Bruins Love

Saturday 68 small hockey players mostly from Brookline will be headed to BU’s Walter Brown Arena to learn from the best: the Boston Bruins....

At Yes Fest, A Youth-Powered Music Festival, Teens Run The Show

It is a Saturday afternoon at the Brookline Teen Center, a sleek modern building filled with couches and pool tables and walls painted in...

Leafy Retreat Sure To Please In Brookline

From nearly every window in this handsome Arts and Crafts home, branches and leaves are visible, some from overgrown willows, some from other trees...

Bank Robbery In Brookline

At 2:37 p.m. Thursday, October 19 police responded to a bank robbery at a bank on Route 9 in Chestnut Hill. Police said the robbery...

Clear Flour Bread: End Of An Era In Brookline

Clear Flour Bread has been in business for 35 years this October. Throughout that time, husband-and-wife owners Christy Timon (who founded the bakery) and...

Indian Orphanage For Children Affected By AIDS Holds Fundraiser In Brookline

Agape International, a Hyderabad-based organization that takes in orphans with AIDS and orphaned by AIDs, held its annual Fall fundraiser earlier this month at...

Puerto Rican Couple Brings Baby To Boston For Life-Saving Care

A Puerto Rico couple has made it to Boston in the wake of Hurricane Maria to save their baby's life. The couple is staying with...