Simple Recycling: Residents “Going Pink” To Go Green

In a growing number of suburbs, going green actually means going pink. These towns have joined forces with a private company, Simple Recycling, to make...

Girls Who Code Information Session

Join The Public Library of Brookine in the Teen Room to learn all about Girls Who Code and two other clubs starting up in...

Share Your Vision For Commercial Development

As part of the Town of Brookline’s Planning for a Changing Brookline series, the Economic Development Advisory board (EDAB) is facilitating a Town-wide Visioning process focused on Brookline’s...

Brookline Day Road Race

Do you like to run? Be involved in the town’s festivities? Join the Brookline Day’s Road Race! Whether you are an experienced runner or new to...

No School On September 21

There will be no school on Thursday, September 21st in observance of Rosh Hashanah. Wishing a happy and healthy new year to those celebrating.  

Vitamin World Most Recent Business To Close In Coolidge Corner

After 20 years in Coolidge Corner Vitamin World is closing its doors. The shop is holding a 50 percent-off sale and will close at the...

RTN Federal Credit Union Offering Free Home-Buying & Home Selling Seminars...

RTN Federal Credit Union will be holding several Financial Education seminars in their branches this Fall. A seminar designed specifically for first-time home buyers will...

Request For Proposals

BROOKLINE HOUSING AUTHORITY (BHA) REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP) Site-Based Services for Elderly/Disabled Residents The Brookline Housing Authority (BHA) is seeking proposals from qualified firms (Proposers) in accordance...

Drivers Are Using Brookline’s Parking App

It has been about six months since Brookline joined the likes of Boston and Newton and allowed folks parking in town to pay via...

Partial Building Collapse Prompts Inspection Law Concerns In Brookline

A partial building collapse in Brookline, Massachusetts, last week has prompted new concerns about state and local inspection laws. According to town inspectors, there is...

Temple Ohabei Shalom Celebrates 175 Years

Capped by a dome and rich in intricate detail, Temple Ohabei Shalom stands not just as a testament to Judaism but to the history...

Tom Brady Dishes On Diet As “TB12 Method” Book Is Released

With the release of his new book, “The TB12 Method: How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance,” Patriots quarterback Tom Brady told CBS...

Officer McCabe Gives Two Lucky Students A Ride To School

Officer McCabe gave two lucky Park School students a ride to school today in her cruiser after they won the ride at a school...

Brookline Native Irene Li Earns Spot On Zagat “30 Under 30”

At 27, Irene Li is making a name for herself in the culinary world. Zagat recently named the Brookline native and co-founder of the Mei...

Brookline’s Pineapple Thai Could Get A Cambridge Counterpart

A Thai restaurant in Brookline will add a second location across the river in Cambridge. Pineapple Thai Cuisine (6 Cypress Street) applied for a victualler license...

Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Center Closed September 19

Due to the inclement weather, the Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Center will be closed on Tuesday, September 19th. Your understanding is greatly appreciated. Brookline Household Hazardous...

Traffic Alert: Beacon Street To Close In Coolidge Corner After 9...

Beacon Street from Pleasant Street to Harvard on the Westbound side (think: the opposite side from Trader Joe's) will be closed from 9:00 p.m....

Brookline Educational Honors

Elizabeth Scholle, Bronwyn Purcell and Adam Rintell, all of Chestnut Hill, graduated from Bates College on May 29. Theo Nygren, of Brookline, along with over...

Upcoming Friday, Sept. 22 Cabaret duo Ben and Brad to perform: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wingate at Chestnut Hill, 615 Heath St., Brookline. Ben and Brad are the...

Tropical Storm Watch Posted For Southeastern Massachusetts

The National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm watch for southeastern Massachusetts as Hurricane Jose passes southeast of Nantucket on Tuesday and Wednesday. The...

Recruitment Night: Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) / Medical Reserve Corps...

If you or anyone you know – family, friends, neighbors, co-workers – are interested in joining the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) or the...

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...

Hazmat Leak At Larz Anderson Skating Rink

Larz Anderson Park is still closed, hours after a Hazmat leak was reported at the skating rink in Brookline, police said. Brookline Police and fire...

BC Students Injured In Acid Attack In France

The four Americans who were injured by acid in an incident in Marseille, France are all Boston College students, the school confirmed. The university said...

Pierce Fit Fest

Brookline Police Officers had a great time assisting at the Pierce Fit Fest today.  

Football Game Recap: Newton South vs. Brookline

In their previous meeting, Brookline delivered Newton South a punishing 34 - 6 defeat. Things did not go nearly so well for Brookline this time around, however. Victory...

Brookline Partial Building Collapse: Residents Evacuated, Sidewalks Closed

The Brookline Fire department and police evacuated nearby buildings on Egmont Street where part of an apartment building collapsed this afternoon. By 5:00 p.m....

Settlement Reached In Discrimination Allegations Against Brookline School

The U.S. Attorney’s Office has reached a settlement agreement with the Park School in Brookline over allegations that it discriminated against a disabled girl,...

Fairs & Festivals In Eastern Massachusetts

Summer’s end is coming, but there’s still plenty of fun around. Weekend of Sept. 15-17 KING RICHARD’S FAIRE — Weekends, Sept. 2-Oct. 22, including Columbus Day. Gates...

After Natural Disasters, Red Cross Hosting Blood Drives

As the American Red Cross responds to wildfires and historic hurricanes, eligible donors are reminded that giving blood or platelets during National Preparedness Month...

Shan-A-Punjab Тo Move Into Old Rubin’s Space

Why did the Indian restaurant cross the road? To get to the other side, of course. Brookline’s Shan-A-Punjab — a popular Indian restaurant serving staples...

Town Leaders Seek To Make “Selectwoman” The Official Title

There is a growing trend in language to be more inclusive by moving toward gender neutrality. However, a group of nutty leaders in Brookline,...