10 hrs ago
Should JP Workers Take 'Smoke-Free' Breaks?
Jamaica Plain business owners have pushed a neighborhood-wide effort to clean up litter along the Centre Street business district .
14 hrs ago
5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 21
Here's how to get started. 3. Weather: The closer we get to June, the warmer it should be , technically speaking.
18 hrs ago
5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 20
3. Weather: Late spring or early summer? You decide. 4. Screenwriting Workshop: Ever wanted to learn more about screenwriting for movies? The Boston Neighborhood Network is offering two workshops on the subject, on Tuesdays and Thursdays, May 7-23, from 7-9 p.m. and on Saturdays, June 1-29, from 12:30-3 p.m. Cost is $100 for BNN-TV members and $150 ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
Boston to swap parking for 'parklets' in 3 districts, eyes a 4th
Parking spaces are set to become "parklets" in Allston, Jamaica Plain and Mission Hill - " three neighborhoods selected by City Hall for the installation of miniature parks.
Sat May 18, 2013
JP's Bars with Outdoor Seating
Not sure where you can get a drink outside in Jamaica Plain? The Boston Business Journal made the decision-making process delightfully easy for you.
Fri May 17, 2013
5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 17
2. Curley: The Curley School community will hold a fundraiser tomorrow at the school in an effort to replace a lot with a usable track and field.
Gomez Visits Longtime JP Candy Wholesaler
U.S. Senate Republican Candidate Gabriel Gomez stopped by Jamaica Plain where he visited a candy re-wholesaler on Green Street and took questions from the media.
Route 39 Bus Stop Improvements Coming
Four inbound stops along the MBTA 39 bus route in Jamaica Plain will be improved next month.
Wed May 15, 2013
East Boston Times-Free Press
Conley Favors Citywide Vote for Suffolk Downs Casino
Suffolk County District Attorney and Mayoral Candidate Dan Conley's support of a citywide vote versus a ward-only vote regarding Suffolk Downs' proposed resort-style casino could have some political repercussions here in East Boston.
5 Things You Need to Know Today: Gomez in JP
Here is how Jamaica Plain voted in this year's primary U.S. Senate election . 2. BAPA: The Jamaica Plain Business and Professional Association will meet at 12:30 p.m. today at James's Gate .
Tue May 14, 2013
What Would You Do with $350 Million Powerball Jackpot?
The Powerball jackpot will hit $350 million for Wednesday's drawing. Though not the largest Powerball cash payout, the jackpot is inching closer to the $384 million that was given out in November 2012 in Arizona and Missouri.
Pregnant Woman Breaks Up Vicious Dog Attack in JP Woods
A 6-month pregnant Roslindale woman got in the middle of an unleashed dog attacking her husband and own dog at Allandale Woods.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lab woes torpedo drug case
A drug-dealing illegal alien linked to suspected welfare abuse in a Herald report last week had a 2011 cocaine and heroin case dismissed earlier this year because the evidence was locked inside the scandal-shuttered Jamaica Plain crime lab, according to court records.
Police: Dad left baby alone in car while he went to buy some crack on Mother's Day
Boston Police report arresting a Jamaica Plain man outside a Roxbury house known for drug sales - after he came out of the house while they were about to break into a car in which a witness had spotted an infant alone in a car seat.
5 Things You Need to Know Today: May 13
2. Bay State Bike Week: A week that celebrates biking in Massachusetts began Saturday and will run through May 19.
JP Same-Sex Couple Sues for Federal Tax Refund
A same-sex couple from Jamaica Plain wants their retroactive fair share under current rules for tax refunds.
Share Your Photos of Spring in JP
With temperatures in the 70s over the last several days, it's finally starting to feel like springtime here in Boston.
Sun May 12, 2013
Mother's Day Walk for Peace
Lila Bucklin of Jamaica Plain held a "Hope" sign. She walked in support of her friend, Ruthie Rollins, who lost her son, Warren Daniel Hairston in 2007.
Sat May 11, 2013
Gelzinis: Love for husband drove movement
For those who've had the privilege of knowing Maureen Dunn, the sadness of her passing at age 72 on Friday is tempered by the joy of realizing she's been reunited, at long last, with the love of her life, Cmdr.
Ruth J. Knyff
Ruth J. Knyff, 73, of Ruth Street, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in the Southeast Massachusetts Health & Rehabilitation Center after battling a rare form of kidney cancer for the past three years.