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Jamaica-Plain, Massachusetts is located in Suffolk County. Zip codes in Jamaica-Plain, MA include 02130. The median home price in Jamaica-Plain is $485,000 which is roughly $381/per square foot.

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6 min ago | Boston Herald

Crime spree renews gun-grab plea: Watch the Video

Mayor Martin J. Walsh is vowing to ramp up the city's crackdown on gun violence in the wake of the worst one-night crime spree since he took office - three shootings in a seven-hour period that left four men hospitalized, with two in critical condition.

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4 hrs ago | Patch.com

One Person Shot in JP on Saturday Night

A young man is in critical condition after being shot at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday night on School Street in Jamaica Plain.

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11 hrs ago | Boston.com

Two critically wounded in shootings in Jamaica Plain, Dorchester

Two men were hospitalized overnight with life-threatening injuries after shootings in Jamaica Plain and Dorchester, a police spokeswoman said.

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21 hrs ago | Boston.com

JOAN VENNOCHICharter school battle erodes middle ground

A charter school volunteer checked names of future students drawn from a list of hopefuls on lottery day in May. has turned into such a bitter battleground, it's easy to forget it was forged over a search for common ground: the best way to teach children and maximize their learning potential.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Provincetown.com

What's New on Commercial Street?

By Laura Shabott July 5th, 2014 Part of the fun of visiting Provincetown is shopping in new stores that seemed to pop up as if by magic.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Universal Hub

Man with lengthy record of motor-vehicle infractions charged with...

Manuel Alfonseca, 32, was ordered held in lieu of $10,000 bail today on a variety of charges related to an incident last night that started when he allegedly drove away after hitting a 15-year-old on a scooter in Dorchester and ended with his capture in Jamaica Plain after police say he crashed into another car.

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Universal Hub

Another teeny-tiny library pops up in Jamaica Plain

Alex Markarian reports the neighborhood's latest library-in-a-box appeared yesterday on Chestnut Avenue, right between Chestnut Square and Chestnut Place - just a few blocks down from another Chestnut Street mini-library .

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

Plans in works to upgrade Codman Square buildings

Construction will begin on the first phase of Talbot Commons, a transit-oriented, residential development on New England Avenue, later this year.

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Boston.com

Male suffers life-threatening injuries in Dorchester hit-and-run

A male victim suffered life-threatening injuries Wednesday night when a car struck the vehicle he was riding on at a Dorchester intersection, and fled the scene, Boston police said.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

CBS Local

Teen Badly Injured By Hit And Run Driver In Dorchester

"The little boy on the scooter was turning and they just smacked right into each other," Sierra Braxton said.

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Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

"Garden Memories"

"Seeing the flowers growing now, All spread in bright array, Takes me back to summers Of a long-forgotten day."

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Provincetown.com

What's New on Commercial Street?

By Laura Shabott July 5th, 2014 Part of the fun of visiting Provincetown is shopping in new stores that seemed to pop up as if by magic.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WHDH

Boston Councilor wants inquiry into Avicii concert

A city councilor wants a public inquiry into TD Garden's drug abuse measures after dozens of young concertgoers were hospitalized last month during an electronic dance music show featuring Swedish disc jockey Avicii.

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Patch.com

Transit Police Investigating Monday Shooting at Stony Brook Station

The MBTA Transit Police Department is investigating a non-fatal shooting that took place Monday night at Stony Brook Station on Lamartine Street in Jamaica Plain.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Patch.com

Sharon Actress in Shakespeare's 'The Winter's Tale'

The Gazebo Players are pleased to announce the cast and performance schedule for their thirteenth annual free Shakespeare in the Park production, which includes an acres from Sharon.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Patch.com

Jobs Available in the West Roxbury Area: Personal Banker, HR Manager and More

Looking for a job in or around West Roxbury? Check out the West Roxbury Patch jobs board, powered by careerbuilder.com .

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Provincetown.com

What's New on Commercial Street?

By Laura Shabott March 29th, 2014 Part of the fun of visiting Provincetown is shopping in new stores that seemed to pop up as if by magic.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Patch.com

Officials to Discuss Hyde Sq. Improvements Next Week

The Boston Transportation Department will hold a community meeting next week regarding improvements to the Hyde Square area in Jamaica Plain .

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Patch.com

'City Hall to Go' Truck to Stop in Jamaica Plain Thursday

Boston's City Hall to Go truck is set to make a stop in Jamaica Plain on Thursday The truck, which allows residents to bring their issues and discussions to city hall officials directly, will stop in the Centre and South street area in Jamaica Plain from 4-7 p.m. on Thursday, July 3. By using the truck, officials aim to serve city residents where ... (more)

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Provincetown.com

What's New on Commercial Street?

By Laura Shabott March 29th, 2014 One sign of spring in Provincetown are the fresh businesses on Commercial Street , along with the annual shuffle of existing stores moving to bigger digs.

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