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School officials: Residency decision a 'tough call'
Brookline school officials admitted yesterday they are torn over a proposal to run as many as 30 families out of the town's schools because their property spreads too far across the borders of neighboring cities.
Tom Brady & Gisele Bundchen -- Building Mega-Mansion from Scratch ... ...
Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen are HAULING ASS on their massive new construction in Brookline, MA -- TMZ has learned, they're employing roughly 100 workers per day to get the job done by this summer ... and we've got pics of the site.
Boston University evaluating its safety procedures after BU research...
Boston University President Robert A. Brown said Wednesday that the university and area officials must re-evaluate their safety procedures after a BU research assistant was stabbed and robbed the night before.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Westboro native, saved by newborn screening 22 years ago, to speak at event marking medical milestone
Madeleine M. Stout, left, of Brookline and her mother, Michelle A. Graveline, display a photo of Madeleine at 8 months old while at Mrs. Graveline's house in Westboro.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Brookline arson yields mystery. Not who did it, but why?
They were just two of many emergency 911 calls on July 26, one suburban and the other in Boston, three miles apart and seemingly unrelated.
Brookline Police arrest Level 3 sex offender outside school
Police said they arrested a Level 3 sex offender outside Brookline's Baker School Friday morning after he allegedly took an illegal left turn into the drop-off area in front of the school.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
When Shoppers Break Plastic Bag Habit w/My Eco App, Schools Benefit
Reuse advocate MY ECO was ahead of the plastic bag ban with its innovative MY ECO Reuse Program that encourages shoppers to reuse shopping bags by rewarding their eco-friendly behavior.
Elements Massage Expands into Brookline, Offers Highly Personalized Massage Approach
It's a myth that all massages are created equal, and local entrepreneur Chuck Goldman, owner of the new Elements Massage in Brookline, is on a mission to help area consumers experience the healing benefits of massage therapy services tailored to meet their unique needs.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Brookline Based Food Trucks to Participate in This Weekend's Holiday Arts & Eats Festival
We are just 2 days away from the launch of the weekend-long Holiday Arts & Eats Festival taking place at Somerville's Assembly Row and we are pleased to announce that Baja Taco Truck and Paris Creperie's La Tour Eiffel, both based out of Brookline are amongst the 20 trucks participating in the weekend event! Baja Taco Truck will be serving up ... (more)
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New Owner for Henry Bear's Park
In the latest proof that a new generation is interested in preserving independent bookstores and local communities, Kas Sharma has purchased Henry Bear's Park, headquartered in Arlington, Mass., which operates three toy and bookstores in Arlington, Brookline, and Cambridge.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Left bags facts, puffs 'pride'
Adams is my favorite for the quote that "facts are stubborn things." But Massachusetts' original statesman had never met a modern American liberal.
Brookline Local Lindsay McAuliffe Featured in Walnut Hill's Production of The Learned Ladies
Lindsay McAuliffe of Brookline, MA will play the leading role of young and love-struck Henriette in Walnut Hill School for the Arts' winter production of MoliA re's The Learned Ladies this December.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Daily Free Press
Brookline officials lenient with plastic ban enforcement
A ban on plastic bags and polystyrene containers went into effect Sunday in Brookline due to concern for the environmental impact of these products.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Eagan: Ban on plastic bags makes sense
Starting today, Brookline's ban on plastic bags and polystyrene, better known as Styrofoam, takes effect.
Brookline plastic bag ban starts Sunday
Brookline's bans on disposable plastic bags and polystyrene containers kick in Sunday, but changes may be phased in gradually at retail stores and restaurants.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Do wild turkeys lay low on Thanksgiving?
All across the region, residents are discovering and taking pictures of wild turkeys fearlessly wandering neighborhood sidewalks and parks as if in defiance of the holiday that traditionally has not been kind to them.
Brookline and Brighton Artists and Food Trucks Participating in...
The holidays are upon us and the first-ever Holiday Arts & Eats Festival at Somerville's Assembly Row is just over a week away taking place December 6th-8th.
Free Parking in Brookline on Small Business Saturday
Patch's "Park on Patch" campaign, in partnership with American Express, has selected Brookline as one of 50 towns across the country to get free parking on Nov. 30 for Small Business Saturday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Emotional pleas made to nix Brookline borderline proposal
A group of homeowners gave impassioned pleas to officials in Brookline Monday asking that they discard a proposal that could exclude some homes straddling the town line from sending their children to Brookline schools.