Local Makes Sweet Treats, Helps Great Cause

Although he was coping with a cancer diagnosis in 2010, Needham resident Dan Schorr decided to push forward with his plan to create a...

I-90/Mass Pike Road Closures “Test Run” This Weekend

It is happening. Major road closures related to the bridge update in Allston are happening. This weekend MassDOT will reduce I-90 (the Mass Pike)...

Brookline Honors JFK During Centennial Celebration

A man of eloquent speeches, a drive for global unity, and a love for Boston creme pies, John Fitzgerald Kennedy has been nothing short...

Five highlights From Brookline Town Meeting

Stretching over three nights from May 23 to May 25, Annual Town Meeting addressed topics ranging from lowering speed zones in town to implementing...

Memorial Day 2017

Memorial Day is the time set aside to honor those who lost their lives in service to their country. The day is commemorated around the...

$10.5 Million Brookline Mansion With A Crazy Surprise

Not only does this mansion have an elevator, 5 car garage with a turntable, a pool house complete with pool house, a roof deck,...

Brookline Educational Honors

Chestnut Hill residents Lauren Hawkins and Stephanie Scanlon both received Bachelor of Arts degrees from Curry College on May 21 at the commencement ceremony...

New Sewer Concept Would Make Energy, Fertilizer From Wastewater

The concept: A new approach to wastewater treatment would use small, local facilities to clean water, generate electricity and produce fertilizer. Next steps: The...

This Year Coolidge Corner Arts Festival Offers Something New

Art will fill the streets as locals and visitors look around in search of a new, favorite piece of work. The 39th annual Coolidge Corner...

Farlow’s legacy continues through Brookline’s students

Frank Wendell Farlow’s legacy will continue to support the Brookline community and encourage activism through a scholarship newly created in his name. A Town Meeting...

25 mph As The Default In Brookline?

How fast should you be driving around Brookline? Not fast, say many residents and the transportation division often gets an ear full about it....

Brookline Votes To Investigate President Trump

A week after the U.S. Justice Department department appointed a special prosecutor to examine President Trump’s ties to Russia, Brookline Town Meeting is demanding...

Brookline Porchfest – June 10, 2017

Brookline’s second annual Porchfest will be held on Saturday, June 10th from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a rain date of Saturday, June...

Congratulations To Officer Michelle Lawlor

Congratulations to Officer Michelle Lawlor, pictured here with DS Murphy, Sgt. Amendola & DS Gropman, for being awarded the mentoring award at tonight's MAWLE...

Registered Sex Offender Arrested for “Lewd Act” On Green Line

MBTA's Transit Police arrested a Canton man for, ahem, conducting himself in a lewd manner while he was on C Line. Turns out he...

A Saxophone At Brookline Town Meeting

It may have been a first. Tonight during a discussion at Brookline's Town Meeting on whether to pass a resolution supporting a program that...

Find Out Which Towns Will Or Will Not Allow Recreational Marijuana,...

Town-by-town, city-by-city residents of Massachusetts are deciding if they want to be able to drive to the corner store to buy marijuana. State officials delayed...

Brookline Bank Welcomes Yesue As New VP For Commercial Real Estate...

Brookline Bank, subsidiary of Brookline Bancorp, Inc., recently announced the addition of David Yesue to its Commercial Real Estate Banking division. Yesue brings 15...

Rash Of Car Break Ins: Brookline Police Warn Residents

Several unlocked cars were broken into this week in Brookline and police are advising residents to lock their car doors and make sure not...

Neighborhood Crime Alert

Please be aware that overnight Monday night into Tuesday morning this week, several cars in the Aspinwall Hill neighborhood (University Road/Rawson Road) were broken...

Pierce School’s Memorial Day Assembly

Brookline Police Officers who have served in the military participated in the Pierce School's Memorial Day Assembly. The Officers spoke about their service in...

Police Blotter

Breaking and entering: At 7:57 a.m. a caller reported the breaking and entering of an Audi between 4 p.m. and that morning at a...

Hallie Ephron To Launch Book At Brookline Booksmith

New York Times bestselling author and Boston Globe book reviewer Hallie Ephron will be at the Brookline Booksmith Tuesday, June 6, 2017 to launch...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (BRKL) Downgraded To Market Perform At Keefe, Bruyette...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL) was downgraded by Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a note issued...

Brookline Bike Parade Gives Quiet Nod To Retiring Police Officer

Cyclists of all ages took to Beacon Street for a sunny and cheerful afternoon of riding in the 10th annual Brookline Bike Parade on May...

Police Blotter

Breaking and entering: Someone reported a woman who had attempted to break into a side screen door of a home. The woman was described...

When Enough Will Be Enough In Brookline – Drag Makeup Workshop...

This is what the advert on the pages of the library says. Read and weep: "Drag Makeup Workshop For Teens At The Brookline Public Library Join...

JFK Centennial – May 29, 2017

The John F. Kennedy National Historic Site (83 Beals Street, Brookline) has asked Brookline Music School to join in the Centennial Celebration of JFK...

Police Blotter

Fight: Someone reported two men in a fight on Beacon Street. One man was described as wearing a black jacket, and the other was...

Police Blotter

Fight: A caller reported two men fighting at the Brookline Village train stop. The caller said one of the men had a hammer. Intoxication: Someone...

Police Blotter

Graffiti: A caller reported that three people used chalk to draw a swastika on a Clinton Road sidewalk. Suspicious activity: Someone reported that a man...