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Brookline Department Of Public Health Orders Pause To School Athletic Programs

Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett announces that all school athletic programs in Brookline will be temporarily paused until at least February 01, 2021, due...

Brookline Community Invited To Share Memories With Park Stories Project

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner, Department of Public Works Commissioner Erin Chute Gallentine and Director of Parks and Open Space Alexandra Vecchio are excited to...

Help Ukraine: Save Europe’s Future!

On February 24, 2022, Russian troops invaded the territory of independent and free Ukraine and began bombing its cities. The attack took place in...

Brookline Residents Resolving To Serve The Community In 2022 Encouraged To...

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner wishes to encourage Brookline residents to consider volunteering for a number of vacant positions on critical town boards and committees...

PSB Hosting Talk On Dyslexia On February 27

On February 27, the Public Schools of Brookline is hosting a presentation and discussion about dyslexia in children. Dr. Nadine Gaab, a researcher in...

Town of Brookline Extends Outdoor Dining Season

The Town of Brookline announces it will extend the outdoor dining season into December. In order to support restaurants that were adversely impacted by the...

Brookline Residents Invited To Presentation On Urban Forest Climate Resiliency Master...

The Brookline Department of Public Works Parks and Open Space Division is developing an Urban Forest Climate Resiliency Master Plan and is seeking residents'...

Silver Award For Brookline’s Carlton Street Footbridge Rehabilitation Project

The Town of Brookline, Department of Public Works, and Engineering and Transportation Division are pleased to share that the Carlton Street Footbridge rehabilitation project...

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...

Brookline Shares Update To Town Operations Ahead Of Expected Winter Storm

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner wishes to notify the community of changes to the Town of Brookline's operations and services due to the expected winter...

Brookline Department Of Public Health & Human Services To Host Rabies...

Brookline Department of Public Health and Human Services is partnering with VCA Animal Hospital in Brookline for a Rabies and Microchip clinic that will...

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...

Hebrew College Gala Honors Brookline Rabbi

Celebrating leadership, Jewish education and innovation, Hebrew College honored Brookline resident Rabbi Ma’ayan Sands at its annual Gala, attended by almost 350 people at...

Two Newton Colleges Consider Merger

It is tough out there for a small liberal arts college. But Newton's Lasell College and Mount Ida College are in talks considering combining...

Brookline’s Tommy Vitolo To Run For State Rep Seat

When State Rep Frank Smizik announced he would be stepping down after some two decades representing Brookline in the 15th Norfolk District, the question...

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (BRKL) Receives Hold Rating From Piper Jaffray Companies

Brookline Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:BRKL)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Piper Jaffray Companies in a research report issued on Tuesday....

Brookline Schools To Celebrate Car-Free Day In October

From the Town of Brookline Department of Public Health: On Wednesday morning, October 4, 2017, fewer Brookline students will be jumping out of private cars...

New Shop Open In Washington Square Society Of Grown Ups Spot

A little more than a year ago the Society of Grownups, a two-year Mass Mutual experiment, abruptly shuttered its doors and took its financial...

Town Of Brookline Reminds Residents Of Transition To Passport Parking App

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner would like to remind residents that starting today, August 15, 2022, the town will solely offer the Passport Parking app...

Clear Flour Bread: End Of An Era In Brookline

Clear Flour Bread has been in business for 35 years this October. Throughout that time, husband-and-wife owners Christy Timon (who founded the bakery) and...

Brookline Considering License Cap, Buffer Zone Among Recreational Marijuana Regulations

In line with new state laws for recreational marijuana, Brookline is working toward a list of local regulations, to be addressed as warrant measures...

Brookline Village Shopping

Located around the intersections of Harvard Street, Washington Street and Boylston Street (Route 9) just west of the Emerald Necklace, Brookline Village is the...

Illegal Immigrant Charged With Attempted Rape, Kidnapping In Brookline

A Honduran illegal immigrant accused of choking and attempting to rape a woman was arraigned in Brookline District Court on Tuesday. Mainor Suazo-Martinez, 20, was...
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Tricia Dandrow To Lead Brookline Bank’s South Shore Commercial Banking Team

Tricia Dandrow has joined Brookline Bank's Commercial Banking Group as a Senior Vice President to lead the bank's region south of Boston. With more than 20 years of...

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...

Brookline Police Investigate Fight That Left One Hospitalized

A fight between two brothers during a social event at a local veterans’ post Saturday night left one person hospitalized Sunday morning with non-life-threatening...

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)...
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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...

Legal Pot Opponents Urge Cannabis Commission To “Protect The People”

One year ago, the battle over whether marijuana should be legal for adults to use was raging in Massachusetts. Now that it’s settled, the...

Beauty Of Eclipse Matched By Beauty Of Community Sharing

A crowd of more than 200 people from the Brookline area gathered on Monday afternoon to participate in the Brookline Public Library’s solar eclipse...

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...