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We The People (And Corporations)

Where is it written in our Constitution that Corporations have the same rights as “we the people”? Yet, our Supreme Court has ruled it to...

Brookline Community Foundation Accepting Nominations From Community Members For Racial Equity...

The Brookline Community Foundation (BCF) is now accepting nominations for the Racial Equity Grant Program Committee which will help support community organizations and efforts...

Fireman’s Prayer In Remembrance Of 9-11

FIREMAN'S PRAYER   When I am called to duty God, Where-ever flames may rage, Give me strength to save some life, What ever be it's age. Help me embrace a...

Open Call For BIPOC Youth: Public Mural In Brookline

The Brookline Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Community Relations invites BIPOC youth to participate in a mural installation as part of the new "Community...

Appointed & Elected Leaders Invited To Complete Biennial Diversity, Equity &...

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to share that the Town of Brookline is continuing its efforts to better measure the diversity and inclusion...

National School Walkout: Brookline High School Students Are In

Brookline High School students have organized a walkout scheduled for Wednesday in response to the Parkland school shooting and to the national cry for...

A Run & Rally In Support Of The Asian Community Will...

On Saturday, March 27, 2021, the New England Chinese American Alliance (NECAA) anticipate that around 200 people will line the Boston Marathon route in...

The Fight Over Recreational Marijuana Continues In Brookline

Recreational marijuana stores are almost ready to open their doors in Massachusetts, two years after state voters approved legalizing recreational pot. But these openings do...

Statement Regarding Natasha Lycia Ora Bannan

A Call to Action on Puerto Rico / Un Llamado a la Acción por Puerto Rico has been following the revelations about Natasha Lycia...

The National Center For Jewish Film’s Annual Festival Starts May 2

The National Center for Jewish Film's annual festival will feature limited release screenings, regional premieres and insightful discussions from May 2 to 13. Professor of American Studies Thomas...

First Circuit Court Of Appeals Rule No Right To Bear Arms...

On 2 November 2018, the First Circuit Court of Appeals held the Second Amendment effectively does not apply outside the home. From uscourts.gov: "This case involves...

International Holocaust Commemoration Day

International Holocaust Commemoration Day is an international memorial day on January 27 commemorating the tragedy of the Holocaust that occurred during the Second World...

BPD Hosted A Coffee Hour For These Retired Brookline Police Female...

As a finale to our celebration of National Women's History Month, the BPD hosted a coffee hour for these retired Brookline Police female officers. Thank...

Brookline One Of 21 Towns And Cities Nationwide To Host Refugee...

The Jewish community in Brookline will join 21 towns and cities across the country this week in hosting a candlelit vigil to welcome refugees,...

Town Of Brookline Holds Successful Juneteenth Celebration

Town Administrator Mel Kleckner is pleased to announce that the Town of Brookline hosted a successful Freedom March and Juneteenth Celebration earlier this month. On...

Race War In America

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Brookline Women Present At National Conference

Four Brookline women representing Women and Girls Thriving in Brookline led a 90-minute, interactive presentation at the 2017 Collective Impact Forum, a national and...

Brookline’s Jewish Community To Rally For Refugees

Members of Brookline’s Jewish community say they will call on US officials to continue welcoming refugees seeking safety in America — and not repeat...

Happy New Year

Happy new year, everyone! We wish you all a wonderful new year, filled with joy, happiness and prosperity! Let us take a moment to appreciate...

Town Of Brookline & The Brookline Community Foundation To Launch Racial...

The Town of Brookline and the Brookline Community Foundation will launch a Racial Equity Fund to support community organizations and efforts to advance racial...

Merry Christmas

We wish you a Christmas marked by steadfast rejection to hatred. Let us face the grave challenges of anti-Semitism and the dangerous development of...

Officer John Jennings Received BPD’s First Ever Commendation For Excellence In...

Please join us in congratulating Officer John Jennings on receiving our Department’s first ever Commendation for Excellence in CIT. Officer John Jennings conducts himself in...

The Whole World Must See That Israel Must Exist & Has...

“The whole world must see that Israel must exist, and has the right to exist, and is one of the great outposts of democracy...

Town Of Brookline Announces Veteran’s Day Programming

Town Administrator Chas Carey and Veterans Services Director Bill McGroarty are pleased to announce ceremonial programming and speaking details to honor America's military veterans...

Town Of Brookline Invites Residents To Attend Community Preservation Act Public...

The Town of Brookline invites residents to attend a public hearing focusing on the Community Preservation Act (CPA). The public hearing will be held on...

Two-Part Program Helps Brookline Senior Residents Secure Vital Documents

The Brookline Office of Emergency Management, in collaboration with the Brookline Department of Public Health & Human Services, recently offered a two-part program for...

BPD At Brookline Day 2017

The BPD had a great time at Brookline Day yesterday. It was hot but everyone seemed to enjoy the music, food, games, and many the...

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...

BPD’s Back To School Supplies Drive

The BPD would like to thank the Brookline community for its generosity during our Back to School Supplies Drive. In addition to deliveries made families...