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Brookline Girls Deliver Petition Urging Dunkin’ Donuts To Get Rid Of...

Two Brookline girls looking to help the environment gathered more than 100,000 signatures petitioning Dunkin’ Donuts to get rid of plastic straws. Sophia Cukras and...

Brookline Police Department 2018 Mid-Year Review

The Brookline Police Department is pleased to release its 2018 Mid-Year Report, which covers crime in the first six months of the year, race/gender...

Brookline Number One Safest College Town

Independent review site "Safewise" has put together a list of the top 50 safest college towns in the US. According to the site, the number...

The “Route 128 Bandit” Has Been Sentenced

The Brookline Police Department is pleased to share that Paul Landrum, aka the “Route 128 Bandit,” has been sentenced to 57 months imprisonment, followed...
Tricia Dandrow

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...

Man In Nightgown Groped Woman Near School In Brookline

A woman walking near a school in Brookline Sunday morning was groped by a man who may have been wearing a black nightgown with...

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...

Tree Comes Crashing Down On Parked Car In Brookline

A tree came crashing down on a car in Brookline Tuesday. The unoccupied car was parked on Independence Drive, according to police. No one was injured...
Thomas J. Murphy, Jr., 87

Thomas J. Murphy, Jr. Passes At 87

Thomas J. Murphy, Jr., 87, a longtime Framingham resident died Friday, July 27, 2018 after a brief illness. Born in Brookline, the son the late Thomas J. &...

Brookline Mapped Residents’ Terrible Commute

Finally: someone out there is interested in hearing you complain about your commute. At the end of April, the transportation division for Brookline, MA, posted a...

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...

Car Crashes In Brookline, Lands On MBTA Green Line’s B Branch...

MBTA crews removed a disabled vehicle from the Green Line’s B Branch after it crash-landed on the tracks early Friday. The incident happened in Brookline...
Alexander Barron, 28

Alexander Barron, 28, Missing

Brookline police are turning to the public for help locating a missing man. Alexander Barron, 28, is described as being 5 feet, 10 inches tall,...

Brookline Bank Expands Lending Team With Two Seasoned Commercial Real Estate...

Brookline Bank has added two accomplished banking professionals to its Commercial Real Estate Banking division. Senior Vice President Charles R. Shediac and Senior Vice...

Claremont Companies Breaks Ground on New Hilton Garden Inn Boston Brookline...

Claremont Companies officially broke ground on Tuesday on Hilton Garden Inn Boston Brookline, Hilton’s upscale yet affordable global brand of hotels. During the groundbreaking ceremony,...

Five Alleged Members Of Break-In Ring Arraigned

Five suspects accused of being part of a commercial breaking and entering ring that stole more than $50,000 worth of goods and 60 packages...
Zvi A. Sesling

What Life Is Really All About

Zvi A. Sesling is Poet Laureate of Brookline, MA. His poetry is in print and online journals in U.S., India, Ireland, France, U.K., N.Z.,...
James “Jim” A. Robison

James Robison Passes At 90

James “Jim” A. Robison, 90, of Barters Island, Boothbay, Maine passed away July 7 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough after a...
James M. Fisher, 59

James M. Fisher Passes At 59

James M. Fisher, age 59, passed away in rural Grand County on Friday, June 8, due to heart failure. James was born on July 14,...

Downed Tree Wrapped In Wire Blocks Newton Street In Brookline

A downed tree in Brookline closed Newton Street Thursday after it blocked access to the road. The street is blocked from Nelson Drive to the...
James F. McHugh, photo by Mаtt Wеst

Retired Appeals Court Judge James F. McHugh Joins The Mediation Group

Retired Appeals Court Judge James F. McHugh has joined The Mediation Group (TMG) in Brookline. James F. ("Jim”) McHugh was appointed by Gov. Michael Dukakis as...

Kosher Restaurant Can Remain Open Despite Charges Against Co-Owner

A kosher restaurant in suburban Boston will be allowed to remain open even though one of its owners has been charged with illegally recording...

Happy Independence Day!

On January 20, 1961 John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address inspired Americans to see the importance of civic action and public service. His historic words, which...

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 Author Investigates Why The Cargo Ship, El Faro, Sank

Brookline author Rachel Slade is out with a new book, "Into The Raging Sea," which investigates the hundreds of mistakes that led to the tragic...

July Morning

There I was on a July morning Looking for love... Uriah Heep https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grSWdLdp7po  
Edward Donnelly

Firefighter Edward Donnelly Retires

Firefighter Edward Donnelly is retired from the Brookline Fire Department effective June 29, 2018. Young Edward was destined to follow his father’s footsteps in becoming...
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Surveillance Video Shows Woman Snatching Brookline Restaurant Employee’s Backpack

Brookline police say they are investigating after a woman was caught on surveillance video Thursday snatching a backpack that belonged to an employee at...
Alana Berman-Gnivecki & Martin Solomon

Alana Berman-Gnivecki, Martin Solomon To Bewed

Alana Eve Berman-Gnivecki and Martin Moritz Solomon are to be married June 17 in Sheffield, MA. Aurora M. Katz, a rabbinical student and cousin...

Brookline Bank Introduces New Provider Of Payroll and HR Services For...

Brookline Bank has selected Complete Payroll Solutions (CPS) to provide cost-effective payroll, compliance and integrated human resource solutions for its business banking customers. A high-touch,...

Restaurant Owner Arrested For Allegedly Videotaping Customers In Bathroom

A Brookline restaurant owner was arrested for allegedly videotaping customers in the restaurant's bathroom, police say. Brookline Police put out a release on Thursday, saying...
Christian Amaral, 23

Man Denies Choking Child In Brookline Park

A man accused of choking a boy at a Brookline playground will have to spend at least another night in jail. Christian Amaral, 23, of Newton, has...