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New Brookline FD Training Tower Construction Underway

Anticipated date of completion of the tower is November, 2018. Maintenance and classroom facility are anticipated to be ready in April, 2019.  

David C. Chapin Sells 5K Shares Of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL)...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) Director David C. Chapin sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, August 28th. The stock was sold...

Say “Hi” To Brookline Police Department Officers At Brookline Day

We hope you will stop by and say hi to our officers at the Brookline Police Department table this Sunday at Brookline Day! We...

World Premiere Of “The Niceties”

“I'm thrilled to be working at the Huntington – the place where I saw my first plays as a teenager, and the place that...

Jewish National Fund Visits Station 5

The Jewish National Fund came to Station 5 to present the members with a photo of the 9/11 Memorial in Jerusalem. They wanted to...

Be Aware Of Scam Calls

Please be aware of a recent telephone scam where an automated message tells you to call a number to resolve serious allegations against you...

BPD’s New Chief Of Police Andrew Lipson

We are pleased to announce and introduce our new Chief of Police Andrew Lipson, who was promoted last night from Deputy Superintendent to Chief...

Nine New Officers Graduated From The Northern Essex Community College

Today nine new officers graduated from the Northern Essex Community College, Methuen Police, Municipal Police Academy. Chief Lipson, Deputy Gropman and Deputy Burke join new...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (BRKL) Downgraded By BidaskClub To Sell

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note issued on Thursday, August 30th. Several...

This Brookline Resident Turned The Town’s Abrasive Turkeys Into Art

They often strike fear into the hearts of those who come across them: feathered foes known to attack people’s cars, chase down residents, and linger in the streets. But the...
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Fireman’s Prayer In Remembrance Of 9-11

FIREMAN'S PRAYER   When I am called to duty God, Where-ever flames may rage, Give me strength to save some life, What ever be it's age. Help me embrace a...

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Boston Archdiocese Removes Nigerian Priest From Ministry After Sexual Abuse Allegation

The Archdiocese of Boston has removed a Nigerian priest residing at a Brookline church from ministry after receiving an allegation of sexual abuse of...

Carbon Monoxide Leak Forces BU Students Out Of Residence In Brookline

A Boston University residence in Brookline was evacuated early Tuesday morning after firefighters found “high levels” of carbon monoxide inside, officials said. Firefighters responded to...

U.S. Marks The 17th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Somber Tributes &...

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) Insider James M. Cosman Sells 2,750 Shares

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) insider James M. Cosman sold 2,750 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 16th. The stock was...

JFK House Celebrates Rosemary Kennedy’s 100th Birthday

The boyhood home of President John F. Kennedy in Massachusetts is celebrating the 100th birthday of his oldest sister, Rosemary Kennedy. The John Fitzgerald Kennedy...

Brookline Bancorp (NASDAQ:BRKL) Upgraded By Zacks Investment Research To “Hold”

Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on BRKL. BidaskClub upgraded Brookline Bancorp, Inc. from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating...

Police Blotter

Tuesday, Aug. 28 Blocking driveways on Hedge Road: At 10:31 a.m. a caller reported that vehicles parked on both sides of the road were blocking driveways. Fed...

Brookline Teacher Larry Chen May Lose Job After Letting Students Play...

A teacher could potentially be fired after it was discovered he let his students play the video game "Halo" in homeroom last school year. Heath...

Restored Brookline Mansion With 6 Fireplaces On Sale For $5.5M

The 17-room, 8,475-square-foot mansion at 294 Buckminster Road in Brookline’s Fisher Hill neighborhood dates from 1900, but the expanse was thoroughly renovated in 2014. It...

Google Doodle Celebrates America’s Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day. It has been a federal holiday since...

Brookline Police Department 2018 Mid-Year Review

The Brookline Police Department is pleased to release its 2018 Mid-Year Report, which covers crime in the first six months of the year, race/gender...

The “Route 128 Bandit” Has Been Sentenced

The Brookline Police Department is pleased to share that Paul Landrum, aka the “Route 128 Bandit,” has been sentenced to 57 months imprisonment, followed...

New Tool To Save Family Pets

Brookline firefighters have a new tool to save family pets rescued during fires and other emergencies. The department has received a donation of six...

Happy Independence Day!

On January 20, 1961 John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired Americans to see the importance of civic action and public service. His historic words, which...

July Morning

There I was on a July morning Looking for love... Uriah Heep https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSWdLdp7po  
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Firefighter Edward Donnelly Retires

Firefighter Edward Donnelly is retired from the Brookline Fire Department effective June 29, 2018. Young Edward was destined to follow his father’s footsteps in becoming...

Brookline Votes To Change Name Of Devotion School

Brookline Town Meeting voted Tuesday to rename the Edward S. Devotion School, which was named after a resident who owned a slave in the...