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Babcock Street Project: Here’s How The Transportation Board Voted

The Transportation Board had a packed room Monday night as they decided on which of the routes to take with the future of Babcock...

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...

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...

Boston Children’s Museum

Specialties Boston Children's Museum engages children and families in joyful discovery experiences that instill an appreciation of our world, develop foundational skills, and spark a...

Brookline Resident’s Bulldogs 5K Supports Former Addicts And Wellness

A Brookline man is working – step by step - to help former substance abusers run a new course with the Boston Bulldogs Running...

Brookline Students, Composer Team Up To Share “A Gift Of Music”

The altruism and innermost thoughts of today’s high school-and-under set are often validated through social media posts gone viral. So rarely do we get...

Free Bluebikes In Boston Area This Saturday

This Saturday, Bluebikes are free to cyclists in the Boston area. Outdoor retailer REI is partnering with Bluebikes for...

Brookline Special Town Meeting: The Ninth School, High School Expansion &...

The first night of Special Town Meeting began with a teller count caused by a glitch in the electronic voting system and a debate...
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Hilton Garden Inn Boston Brookline Reaches Major Construction Milestone

Hilton Garden Inn Boston Brookline has announced the “topping off” of its new hotel, which marks the placement of the final beam...

Sweetgreen Will Not Take Over Lady Grace Spot In Brookline

It is not happening. This September Lady Grace's flagship store announced it was closing up shop after decades in Coolidge Corner. Their lease was...
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You Are My Favorite Customer: The Coolidge Grapples With Midnight Screenings...

The lights go off, the crowd roars, and the Wiseau Films logo appears on the screen. What follows is a 90 minute onslaught of gratuitous sex...

Former Brookline School Committee Member To Run For State Representative

Since 1974, when the Norfolk 15th District Seat was created in the State House of Representatives, no woman has filled the seat. Now that...

Northeastern University Suspends “Students For Justice In Palestine”

A young man from Brookline, Massachusetts poses for a photo somewhere inside the Palestinian territories. He has got a bullet belt wrapped around his shoulders, wannabe-Rambo-style. Together with...

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...

Google Doodle Celebrates America’s Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day. It has been a federal holiday since...

Adult & Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED Course Offered

The Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED course incorporates the latest science and teaches students to recognize and care for a variety of first aid...

Brookline Bertucci’s: Buy Pizza And Make A Difference

Feeling like pizza? The charity Cops For Kids With Cancer, Inc. wants you to go get pizza Monday or Tuesday. Heck, if you go both days...

Brookline Arts Center Faculty Exhibition Reception

The Brookline Arts Center is pleased to host its annual Faculty Exhibition. Our faculty members are professional teaching artists with a wide range of...

Tales Of A Brookline Boyhood Recounted

As a fourth-generation Brookline resident, Jim Harnedy grew up surrounded by an entire clan of relatives that can trace their history in town back...

Mother Goose On The Loose

Drop-in lapsit program for children, ages 13-23 months, and their caregivers. Join us for stories, fingerplays and songs. When: The next event in this series is on...

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...

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 Emack & Bolio’s Closed In Washington Square

Emack & Bolio's. The Brookline-born ice cream shop that started in a Coolidge Corner area basement serving up homemade scoops after hours to rock...
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Lawrence School To Get A New Temporary Principal

As Lawrence Principal Alysson Hart steps down at the end of this school year, Brookline’s Monica Crowley will step in as the interim principal. Crowley...

Brookline Police Investigating Pine Manor College Armed Home Invasion

Brookline police are investigating an armed home invasion that left one college student in the hospital, officials said. Brookline police officers responding to a disturbance...

Flea Circus

Watch as trained fleas swing on the trapeze, high dive into a pool of water, walk along a tightrope, and many other amazing feats!...

Friendly Toast Scraps Plans For Brookline Restaurant

A third Boston-area location of a popular breakfast restaurant will not open in Brookline as planned: Owners of The Friendly Toast have decided not...

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...

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...

Officials Working To Keep Seniors Cool In Hot Weather

With temperatures soaring into the 90s this week, it is important to check on the elderly who can be more prone to heat stress. According...

Brookline’s Sinai To Sponsor Syrian Refugees

Temple Sinai in Brookline has committed to sponsoring a Syrian refugee family to resettle to the Boston area, and set a goal of $22,000...