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China Trip An Eye-Opening Experience For Brookline Residents

Picture an average eight-hour day at the office. Now double that. That 16-hour period is still shorter than the time it takes to fly from...

School Committee Bids Farewell To Dr. Lisa Jackson

Current and past School Committee members and Superintendent Bott honored outgoing member Dr. Lisa Jackson during a celebration of her service to the Public...
Monica Crowley

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...

Pine Manor College Removed From Academic Probation

Pine Manor College, a small liberal arts college in Brookline that serves a significant number of low-income students, was removed from academic probation last...

Launching The Annual Hand-Washing Campaign

As the cold and flu season approaches, the Brookline Department of Public Health is again launching its annual “Clean Hands for Good Health” campaign. In...

How A Brookline Teachers’ Aid Got To The UN

One Brookline teachers aid is going to Switzerland for a special UN human rights program after community members pitched in and helped him via...

Small Private Colleges Attracting Fewer Students

Small, liberal arts college administrators are growing increasingly concerned as their enrollment numbers fall. The Boston Globe reports undergraduate enrollment trends at 118 four-year private...

Girl Scouts To Host Waltham Camp Open House

The Girl Scouts will hold a summer camp open house from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. March 16 at Camp Cedar Hill, 241 Forest St.,...

Open Meeting Law And Brookline’s Ninth School

As the town continues to search for a site for the ninth elementary school, the Attorney General’s office is reviewing a complaint that the...

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...

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...

Looking To Hire Computer Systems Administrator

Job ID: 2774050 Application deadline: posted until filled Posted: April 7, 2017 Starting date: May 8, 2017 Maimonides School, an Orthodox Jewish day school in Brookline, MA (preschool...

Beat The Librarian Trivia Night

The Public Library of Brookline is coming to the Best Burger Bar to host an epic night of trivia, where you can compete against...
Rabbi Tiferet Berenbaum

Rabbi Tiferet Berenbaum Named Director Of Congregational Learning At Temple Beth...

On Sunday, June 23, Temple Har Zion and the South Jersey Jewish community officially said farewell to Rabbi Tiferet Berenbaum, who...

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...

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...

Helping Girl Scouts Earn A Detective Badge

Brookline Police Officers participated in the Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts Sampler Day on Saturday helping girls earn a Detective Badge.  

Students Recognized At Brookline Youth Awards

On the night of April 11, 61 Brookline students and four adults received awards and acknowledgement for their hard work in humanitarian and activism...

Five Things To Do In Brookline

1. Put on your dancing shoes and raise money for Boston Children’s Hospital’s Every Child Fund on March 9. The Brookline High School Dance Marathon...

Students Left Scrambling As AG Healey Looks Into UMass-Mount Ida deal

Thousands of students are scrambling to decide on their future as the state’s attorney general looks into a deal between UMass-Dartmouth and Mount Ida...

Inna Muravnik Students Piano Recital

Semiannual students piano recital of piano class of Inna Muravnik will take place on January 21, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: Coolidge Corner - Meeting...
Roland Hayes

Town Reconciles With Black History

In 1619, a Dutch ship carried over 20 African slaves to the British colony of Jamestown, VA. This would be just the beginning of...

In Brookline, Can Renaming A School Help Right The Wrongs Of...

In the past year, Greater Boston has made incremental progress toward reckoning with its fraught racial past. The lone Confederate monument, on a Boston Harbor...

Kids’ Podcast Festival Kicks Off Week Of Screen-Free Events

Boston's NPR news station is debuting its first podcast festival geared to young listeners. WBUR says the two-day event — dubbed "The Mega Awesome Super...

Talk To Address Health Impact Of Fracked Gas

Dr. Susan Racine, a member of Massachusetts Health Care Providers Against Fracked Gas, will speak at 7:00 p.m. April 6, 2017 at 11 Pierce...

9th School Public Hearing

After hearing the Mid-Point Progress Update on the work HMFH has done to date to study the existing school site options on February 8th,...

Brookline Votes To Change Name Of Devotion School

Brookline Town Meeting voted Tuesday to rename the Edward S. Devotion School, which was named after a resident who owned a slave in the...

College, Town Locked In Land Dispute

Pine Manor College is locked in a land battle with the town where it is located. The college's president Thomas O'Reilly says a year ago,...

Brookline High Senior Travels To Europe, Plays Basketball Against Top Teams

Brookline High senior Andrew Geschickter has been playing basketball for as long as he can remember. This summer, his love of the game took...

Dads Raising Strong Daughters: Brookline, Newton, Celebs Discuss

From Media Girls: MEDIAGIRLS announced that it is hosting a panel discussion aimed to bring together fathers and male guardians to talk about how to...