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Update On MWRA Water Main Break In Brookline

This morning, MWRA crews were working on a water pipeline in Brookline when a coupling let go causing a large volume of...

Brookline Public Works Launches Sanitation Smartphone App, Extends Hazardous Waste Drop-Off...

The Highway and Sanitation Division of the Brookline Public Works Department announces that it has launched the We Recycle Brookline smartphone app...

COVID-19 Testing Site To Open In Brookline Next Month

Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett announces that a COVID-19 testing site will open in Brookline next month and operate through the end...

Brookline Fire Department Reminds Residents To Change Their Smoke Alarm Batteries...

As Daylight saving time nears an end, Fire Chief John F. Sullivan and the Brookline Fire Department would like to remind residents...

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...

Brookline Fire Department Shares Safety Tips During National Fire Prevention Week

As part of National Fire Prevention Week, Chief John F. Sullivan and the Brookline Fire Department would like to provide cooking safety...

Town Of Brookline Provides Halloween Guidance

Public Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett would like to share guidance and safety tips for Halloween celebrations this year to help prevent...

Brookline Health Department Announces Appointment-Only Seasonal Flu Clinics

As flu season approaches, the Brookline Department of Public Health reminds residents that everyone should receive the flu vaccine yearly.

Brookline Recreation Announces COVID-19 Case In Soccer Program Participant

Recreation Director Leigh Jackson and Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett announce that a participant in Brookline Recreation’s grades 7 and 8 coed...
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Brookline’s Kirrane Aquatics Center To Re-Open

Recreation Director Leigh Jackson is pleased to announce that Brookline's Evelyn Kirrane Aquatics Center will re-open Monday following a prolonged closure due...

Brookline Residents Invited To Attend Panel Discussion On The Science Of...

Health Commissioner Dr. Swannie Jett announces that the Brookline Department of Public Health is partnering with community organizations to host a panel...

Please Join The Brookline Police Department For A Blood Drive

Please join the Brookline Police Department this Thursday, October 01, 2020, for a blood drive to benefit Boston Children’s Hospital.

Safety Tips for Vulnerable Populations During Emergency Preparedness Month

Fire Chief and Emergency Management Director John Sullivan would like to offer residents tips about ensuring the safety of vulnerable populations ahead...

Brookline Looking To Expand Walking Spaces To Help Social Distancing Amid...

As the state of Massachusetts begins to reopen, many cities and towns realize they are going to have to reconfigure areas to...

Town Of Brookline Provides Update On COVID-19 Response

The Brookline Select Board, Town Administrator Mel Kleckner and Director of Health and Human Services Dr. Swannie Jett wish to provide the...

First Two Cases Of Coronavirus Confirmed In Brookline

Brookline announced its first two cases of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, on Wednesday evening. This happens just one day after town officials...

Experience Of Being A Minority Puts Teens At Higher Risk Of...

Puerto Rican teens growing up as minorities in South Bronx are more likely to experience anxiety and depression than their peers growing...

Brookline Community Aging Network 9th Annual Meeting

BrooklineCAN (Brookline Community Aging Network) will hold its 9th Annual Meeting on Thursday, September 19, from 05:00 to 07:00 p.m., at the...

2 Kids, Adult Taken To Hospital After Summer Camp Bus Issue

Three people, including two children, were taken to a hospital Friday after a mechanical issue left a bus disabled on the side...

E-Cigarette Bans Undermine Decades Of Anti-Smoking Efforts

Today, cigarette smoking remains the No. 1 cause of preventable death in the United States. So why are cities and towns coast to coast...

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Massachusetts Sponsors Free Rides On Bluebikes...

To celebrate Independence Day and to support a healthy and convenient mode of holiday transportation, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ("Blue Cross") is...
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Boston Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Sean Doherty, Named One Of America’s Top...

The Boston Center for Facial Rejuvenation is proud to announce that its own, Sean Doherty, MD, has been named one of America’s Top Doctors for...

Community Blood & Bone Marrow Drive

The drive, organized by Young Israel Of Brookline, will take place on Sunday, December 16th, 09:00 a.m. - 02:30 p.m. This is a special opportunity...

Woman Suffered A Cardiac Arrest In The Middle Of A Classical...

On Sunday afternoon at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, local chamber music ensemble Mistral were playing works by Elgar and Purcell. The concert, which had the...
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Navigation Sciences Acquires Exclusive Rights to Novel Technology for Minimally-Invasive, Lung...

Navigation Sciences today announced that it has acquired exclusive rights from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston, MA) to novel augmented surgical navigation technology for...

JCHE Plans 62-Unit Affordable Senior Housing Community In Brookline

Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly (JCHE) has announced plans for a 62-unit affordable seniors housing community in Brookline, MA. The community, which has not...

Carbon Monoxide Leak Forces BU Students Out Of Residence In Brookline

A Boston University residence in Brookline was evacuated early Tuesday morning after firefighters found “high levels” of carbon monoxide inside, officials said. Firefighters responded to...

Brookline Doctor Jailed Over Court Debt Released After Filing For Bankruptcy

A doctor from Brookline who was jailed Tuesday over a court debt was released Thursday evening. Dr. Nataly Minkina was sent to jail for contempt after failing...

New Tool To Save Family Pets

Brookline firefighters have a new tool to save family pets rescued during fires and other emergencies. The department has received a donation of six...

Daniel Marr & Son Installs Steel At Children’s Hospital-Brookline Site

Boston Children’s Hospital is expanding its facilities and care outside of its Longwood campus to One Brookline Place and Two Brookline Place. The project...

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...