Seek Alternate Route: Washington & Harvard Streets Closed This Morning

Today Washington Street and Harvard Street will be closed the funeral at St. Mary’s Church of Lt. June Murphy of the Brookline Police Department. Police...

Brookline Summer School 2017, July 5 – August 4

Brookline Summer School 2017 July 5 - August 4, 2017 Classes: 8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Tuitions vary by class. Website: here Online...

$820 Bedroom In 4bd/1ba In Brookline Available July 1st

Looking for someone to take over my part of the lease starting July 1st (move-in date flexible, like towards end of June might be...

State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue Boosts Position In Brookline Bancorp,...

State of Alaska Department of Revenue raised its position in shares of Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) by 2.1% during the first quarter, according to...

Brookline-Based Volunteer Organization Helps Refugees At Home And Abroad

As she watched the refugee crisis escalate abroad, Brookline resident Lisa Wilkins decided she wanted to do something to help — and she wanted...

Brookline’s Clear Flour Bread Bakery Wins Another Award

Clear Flour is about to get yet another award. This time, it is not so much about bread as it is about community. At...

Man Arrested For Shoplifting Posts Bail And Is Arrested 10 Mins...

A man who Brookline Police arrested for shoplifting posted bail and then went straight to another local business where he was arrested for shoplifting...

What’s Up With All Those Black Trash Carts Around Brookline? Pay-As-You-Throw.

You could not miss them this weekend. Sunday morning the streets were lined with the black trash carts. What are they for? It is...

The Society Of Grownups Wanted To Teach “Adulting” To Millennials. Their...

Until recently, the Society of Grownups’ office in Brookline, Massachusetts, was a warm, wood-paneled space, filled with richly lacquered tables, chic accents, and bronze...

Green Line Train Blocking Intersection Of Dean Road & Beacon Street

Just before 1:00 p.m. a Green Line C train stopped on its way inbound, blocking Dean Road at Beacon Street. MBTA officials were on...

SCAC Brookline Green Electricity Subcomm / Executive Session

Town of Brookline Massachusetts  COMMUNITY CHOICE AGGREGATION SUBCOMMITTEE of the Selectmen’s Climate Action Committee  Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. Brookline Town Hall 333 Washington Street Brookline, MA 02445  Selectmen’s Conference...

Police Blotter

Locker theft: An officer responded to a gym on Beacon Street for a report of a stolen wallet. A man said he entered the...
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Brookline Community Members Join Forces To Celebrate JFK’S Birth, Legacy

When the nation steps out on May 29 to honor those who died while serving the country in the armed forces, Brookline will also...
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Free Coffee At Dunkin’ Donuts In Brookline

Did someone say free coffee? Dunkin' Donuts will be offering folks the chance to sample its newest coffee on Friday, May 19. And Dunk's...

Brookline Bike Parade

What do these bikes and trumpet parts have in common? Could it be a bicycle-horn? A Flugelcycle? Stop by the BMS table at the Brookline Bike Parade on...

Brookline Arts Center Open House

The Brookline Arts Center is pleased to host an open house on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Join us...

Police Blotter

Unwanted person: A caller reported an unwanted white man at a building on Beacon Street at 7:10 a.m. The man was missing teeth, had...

17-Year-Old Brookline Boy Wins Presidential Scholar In The Arts Award

To hear him play, it is obvious you are in the presence of a wildly talented concert pianist. “I just fell in love with the...

Brookline Hubway Stations Set To Return Friday

If you have been wondering where Brookline's four Hubway's stations are now that it is (sort of ) nice out, grab your bike helmets...

Only 2 Opioid Related Deaths In Brookline In 2016

Last year two people in Brookline overdosed on opioids, according to a new report by the state. That number is down from the three...

Police Blotter

Graffiti: At 10:20 p.m. Brookline Police received a report of graffiti on a poster on a South Street lamppost that read “Heil Hitler.” Gobble gobble:...

A Woman Giving Out Mice, Egg Throwers, And Wandering Raccoons

Monday, May 8 Missing: Someone reported a 15-year old boy missing. Oh no: Someone called to report an older woman was hit by a car near...

Brookline Preservation Commission Sub-Committee Meeting

Notice of a Brookline Preservation Commission Sub-Committee Meeting to discuss drafting design guidelines for commercial areas on Friday, May 12, 2017 from 8:15 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The meeting will be...

Local Couple Brings New Spice Into The Brookline Mix

An avid cook with a knack for barbecue, Arlington resident Brad Perriello spent 10 years refining his own spice recipe. After the spice was a...

Courtyard Wall Replacement At Egmont Street Development, DHCD #046071

Advertisement for Bid The Brookline Housing Authority, the Awarding Authority, invites sealed bids from General Contractors for the Courtyard Wall Replacement at Egmont Street Development,...

Brookline Mansion Capped Off With De Facto Ski Lodge

The 7,657-square-foot, 14-room mansion at 219 Fisher Avenue in Brookline is impressive throughout: the sheer size, the grand staircase, the six fireplaces, the chef’s...

Brookline Police Officers Awarded For Saving Lives, Being Rolemodels

Tuesday four Brookline Police Officers were recognized for serving their community, chasing down suspects to saving lives and serving as role models to young...

No Crossing Guard? Town Meeting Member Takes Matters Into Her Own...

At 7:30 a.m. she pulled up in her little silver car, parked on Waverly Street and walked down to the corner where Waverly meets...

Police Blotter

Intoxicated: Brookline Police received a call at 10:38 p.m. about an intoxicated middle-aged white male who refused to leave Fairsted Kitchen. The man was...

Brookline High Alum Founds Sustainable Lingerie Brand

Brookline High alum Cindy Liberman is bringing women a new option for lingerie by offering handcrafted lingerie designed by women for women with an...

Brookline Welcomes New Poet Laureate Zvi Sesling

Brookline will get to meet its new poet laureate, Zvi A. Sesling, on Thursday, May 11 at the Brookline Public Library in Hunneman Hall...

Brookline Adult Education Teacher To Showcase Artwork In Retrospective Exhibit

In celebration of a lifetime of art, local artist Myrna Balk is hosting a 50-year retrospective exhibit. Balk has been immersed in the world of...