Wed Dec 11, 2013
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Youth share stage with stars in Urban Nutcracker
Ella Moye-Gibbons, Empress Nordeus, Megan Nguyen, Zayda Adams, Kaitlyn Nguyen are among the seven young dancers from Dorchester who are performing in the Urban Nutcracker this season.
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Wu: Linehan 'best person' for the job of City Council president
City Councillor-Elect Michelle Wu on Wednesday defended her decision to back Councillor Bill Linehan of South Boston for the City Council presidency.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Fill Up on Asulia Foods Dumplings
Consider Asulia Foods your eggnog-and-canape antidote. The new line of frozen vegan dumplings from Jamaica Plain innovator Sue Liang turns mindless holiday noshing into a nutritious, time-effective affair.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Take Advantage of Boston Solarize Deadline Extension, Attend a...
Exploring the possibility of having a home birth? Looking to weigh the advantages and disadvantages of this personal decision? Mama and Me will be offering the chance to meet home-birth midwives and women who have experienced childbirth at home on Wednesday, December 11, 6:30 p.m., 284 Armory St., Jamaica Plain.
Gelzinis: Wounds heal, effects linger
"The one thing you lose after you've been shot," Tommy Gomperts sighed, "is your patience.
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.
For Menino, tree-lightings provide last trip to neighborhoods
Standing in Hyde Square, outgoing Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino found himself engulfed in a mob of excited children clamoring to meet not him but Santa, who was handing out presents and candy canes.
Cops probe shooting that injured two
Police are asking for the public's help in tracking down the gunman who attacked two young women in a Jamaica Plain drive-by shooting Friday night.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Women in car shot in Monument Square in Jamaica Plain
Stanley Staco reports two women were shot around 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of South and Centre streets.
History time: Boston's beer-making past
Before Prohibition, there were 31 breweries in Boston, largely concentrated in the Stony Brook corridor of Jamaica Plain and Mission Hill.
Tyngsboro police make arrest off jewelry-box fingerprint
Police believe they have solved a housebreak that occurred more than a year ago after receiving fingerprint results from a jewelry box to confirm a suspect's identity.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
In their words ...
As a state representative, Mel King led the effort that forced the state to divest its pension fund from businesses working with South Africa's apartheid regime.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Singing Seniors, Home Heating Help and More
Join the group in some show tunes and other standards. 2. New realtor in town: Congratulations to Michael O'Dea, the newest member of Caldwell Banker's Jamaica Plain office.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Site struggles spark inquiry
A top Beacon Hill lawmaker wants answers from the Patrick administration on the ongoing glitches, delays and error messages that have plagued the state's woeful $69 million Obamacare website - which stumbled into its third month yesterday with continued flat sign-up rates.
Plonkapalooza retailers nominated wines they like to drink
When the results of Plonkapalooza, the Globe's annual wine tasting, are published, customers come out in droves.
Tyngsboro police make arrest off jewelry box fingerprint
Police believe they have solved a house break that occurred more than a year ago after receiving fingerprint results from a jewelry box to confirm a suspect's identity.
Councilor tops Menino's vote count record
State Representative Martin J. Walsh stole most of the headlines Nov. 5, when he was elected Boston's first new mayor in 20 years.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Rep seeks tough pharmacy watch
Massachusetts lawmakers must step up in the face of lax federal oversight to protect patients from contaminated drugs, which last year spawned a deadly fungal meningitis outbreak linked to a Framingham compounding pharmacy, according to a state legislator leading the charge for tougher laws.
Mass. public skating rinks open for season
The state Department of Conservation and Recreation says the eight indoor skating rinks it runs are now open for the season, with the outdoor Kelly Rink in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood slated to open in mid-December if the weather allows.