Vera Hill

Vera Hill Passes At 92

Vera Hill died peacefully Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at her home. She was 92. Vera June VanTassel was born April 1, 1926, in Halifax,...

New Task Force Set To Review Devotion’s Name Due To Slaveholding...

“You just picture a little black kid having to walk into a school with the name of a slaveholder,” Brookline resident Deborah Brown said...
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Brookline Runners To Participate In The 2018 Boston Marathon

130 Brookline residents, 80 of whom are women, have signed up to run the 26.2-mile Boston Marathon on Monday along with nearly 30,000 other participants. You...
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Chemical Health Policy Stricter Than State’s

Since the 90s, the high school has enforced a chemical health policy that is more strict than the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA), specifically...
Bernard Lown, MD

Brookline’s Bernard Lown, MD, Among Diabetes Activists Protesting Insulin Prices

Physicians joined patients with diabetes and other activists in a demonstration against the high cost of insulin in the United States held in the...
Luna Joachim (center)

Local Designer Sells Her 1950s-Style Attire In Brookline

Stepping into L’Accent boutique in Brookline is like going back in time. Billie Holiday’s crooning voice plays softly in the background, racks of dramatic...

Around Town

Upcoming events Thursday, April 12 Lavenber Bee Baking Company Pop-Up: Noon to 6:00 p.m., Lavender Bee Baking Company, 14 Pleasant Street, Brookline. For more information, please...

Marathon Security Gets Test Run

With situations playing out in real-time, nearly 250 public safety officials trained inside the state’s underground bunker Tuesday morning to prepare for next week’s...

Students Left Scrambling As AG Healey Looks Into UMass-Mount Ida deal

Thousands of students are scrambling to decide on their future as the state’s attorney general looks into a deal between UMass-Dartmouth and Mount Ida...

Chase Chooses Three Locations For Its First Local Bank Branches

JPMorgan Chase has won state approval to open three bank branches — two in Boston and another in Brookline — making good on its...

David Bonetti Passes At 71

David Bonetti, an incisive and passionate art critic for the Post-Dispatch from 2003 to 2009, was found dead Wednesday in his apartment in Brookline,...
Olivia G. Griffin

Brookline Native Continues Legacy Of Women Marines

In 1918, one-hundred years ago, woman-kind was granted the ability to enlist into the Marine Corps Reserve for clerical duty. Opha May Johnson officially...
Sean Lynn-Jones

Budget Subcommittee Vote To Delay Land Bank Decision

The Long-Term Planning and Policies Subcommittee of Brookline voted almost unanimously to recommend its overarching Advisory Committee defer a land bank proposal until next...

Coming Out: The Journey To Self-Acceptance Can Be Mired With Others’...

Instead of the traditional one big coming out narrative, I have had to come out several times in my life. The first was in Illinois,...

This Brookline Startup Wants To Pair Patients With Registered Dietitians

Nutrimedy, a two-year-old telehealth startup based in Brookline, is looking to broaden the pool of registered dietitians available to patients regardless of their physical location,...

Around Town

1. Learn what to do in a medical emergency at the “You are the help until help arrives” event on April 5. Hosted by Fallon...

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....

Small Private Colleges Attracting Fewer Students

Small, liberal arts college administrators are growing increasingly concerned as their enrollment numbers fall. The Boston Globe reports undergraduate enrollment trends at 118 four-year private...

Up For The Grabs, Reebok Founder’s Brookline Estate Still On The...

It has been more than a year since the longtime head of Reebok, Paul Fireman, put his 14-acre Brookline estate up for sale for $90 million — and...