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  1. What's open, closed on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... lston/Brighton, Dorchester, East Boston, Mattapan , Roslindale, West Roxbury, and Hyde Park. For residents of Jamaica Plain whose trash is picked up twice a week, no delay.

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  2. Arrest Warrant Issued For Brother Of Gunman Who Killed Auburn OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | CBS Local

    ... Giancarlo Zambrano was charged two years ago with larceny by scheme after he accepted $7,000 from a woman in Jamaica Plain to do vinyl siding work on her property, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. The work was never done. ...

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  3. Twin brother of Auburn suspect wanted on larceny chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | Boston.com

    ... State Police in Oxford, in which one trooper was shot and wounded. According to a Boston police report, a Jamaica Plain woman hired Zambrano to put vinyl siding on her property on Child Street in 2014. The job cost $14,000, and the property owner ...

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  4. Boston Bike to Work Day Festival on City Hall Plaza Tomorrow, Friday, May 20, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | City of Boston

    BOSTON Thursday, May 19, 2016 Boston's Bike to Work Day Festival will take place on City Hall Plaza from 7 AM to 9 AM on Friday, May 20th, in celebration of National Bike Month and Bay State Bike Week. Twelve bicycle convoys will ride to the festival from Boston and the surrounding region, nearly 30 bike-friendly companies will establish exhibit tents, and complimentary breakfast will be provided to cyclists.

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  5. Phantom Gourmet: Great 8 Italian DessertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | CBS Local

    TV 1170 Soldiers Field Road Boston, MA 02134 Directions 787-7000 Newsroom: 617-787-7145 Programming: 617-746-8383 ON-AIR SCHEDULE Follow @cbsboston NewsFollow WBZ-TV PersonalitiesFind Us On Facebook WBZ-TV LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact WBZ-TV Invite A WBZ-TV Speaker Public [...] Today's Weather Forecast Traffic and Weather Together on the 3s. Breaking News When It Happens.

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  6. Councilors: It's past time to let high-school kids sleep inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Universal Hub

    City Councilors want Boston to join the ranks of communities pushing back high-school start times to give sleep-deprived students a better jump on the day. The council unanimously approved holding a hearing on the idea of starting high school as late as 8:30 a.m. Nearly half the city's high schools currently start at 7:20 or 7:30 a.m., councilors said.

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  7. The college debt crisis is even worse than you thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Boston.com

    Jamaica Plain roommates Ashley Charron, Renata Caines, and Luisa Centeno Silva, are all struggling to pay off college loans. "You should have to be preapproved before taking on college debt," says Caines, who has lots of it, yet no degree, despite nearly a decade of work.

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  8. MSPCA-Angell Pet of the Week: Butters the puppyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | WHDH

    Attention puppy lovers! Butters is a 10-week-old pit bull mix puppy who's as playful and sweet as they come. This little guy is full of energy and loves to play: fetch, chase, wrestle, you name it.

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  9. Mayor Walsh Launches Adams Street Branch Library ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | City of Boston

    ... Library, which has a total project cost of $14.7 million; and Continued construction on the renovation of the Jamaica Plain Branch, estimated at $10 million. The $78 million Central Library renovation which enriches library services and visitors' ...

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  10. Spotlight: Church allowed abuse by priest for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Boston.com

    ... from at least two parishes for sexual abuse. In 1980, for instance, he was ordered out of St. Andrew's in Jamaica Plain after casually admitting he had molested the seven boys. In 1981, after a year's sick leave, Geoghan was dispatched to St. ...

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  11. Boston Transportation Department Invites People to Cycle in the City...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | City of Boston

    May is National Bike Month, Bay State Bike Week is May 16 through the 22, and the City of Boston's Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 20, 2016 BOSTON Friday, May 13, 2016 In celebration of National Bike Month and Bay State Bike Week, the Boston Transportation Department is inviting residents, commuters and visitors to join Boston's National Bike to Work Day Festival on Boston City Hall Plaza on Friday, May 20th from 7 AM to 9 AM. BTD encourages Bostonians to continue the celebration by taking advantage of the many bike activities and amenities that are available across the city.

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  12. Kitten Named 'Captain Crunch' Hit By Car In Allston, Will Need Loving HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | CBS Local

    ... behind the KFC on Beacon Street Tuesday, suffering from a traumatic injury. He was rushed to MSPCA-Angell in Jamaica Plain by a Good Samaritan. Veterinarians say it's a "minor miracle" Captain Crunch is alive after breaking both his hind legs and ...

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  13. Contemplating a midlife layover in Bridge Rep's - Mud Blue Sky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Boston.com

    Boston actors Leigh Barrett, Adrianne Krstansky, and Deb Martin sit close together during a rehearsal break for "Mud Blue Sky," which opens Sunday in Deane Hall at the Boston Center for the Arts. The proximity encourages conversation, but it's also a byproduct of the play's setting, in which all of the action takes place in a cramped hotel room.

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  14. Mayor Walsh Encourages Boston Youth to Be SUPERteensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | City of Boston

    Mayor Martin J. Walsh has announced the start of enrollment for Boston Centers for Youth & Families annual citywide BCYF SUPERTeens Program this summer. Youth ages 13-14 in the SUPERTeens program will have the opportunity to attend weekly leadership development workshops, gain work experience in BCYF community centers and participate in field trips to Boston's arts and cultural institutions.

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  15. Coming attractions on Boston's dining/entertainment sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Examiner.com

    ... with their re-creation of the Fazenda coffeehouse here, transforming it into Brassica Kitchen + CafA in Jamaica Plain in early June. Their pop-up restaurant, Whisk, which had temporary space in the city's North End, South End and Jamaica Plain ...

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  16. GoPapaya aims to keep restaurants, and eaters' pockets, fullRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | Boston.com

    Like many restaurants last Sunday, Bukhara Indian Bistro in Jamaica Plain was slammed. It was Mother's Day, which the National Restaurant Association considers the industry's busiest day of the year.

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  17. a oeFrozen Fire Enginea Published in the First IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | FireHouse.com

    One of Bill Noonan's photos accompanies an article about a huge fire at the Plant Shoe Building in Jamaica Plain. In February 1976, the City of Boston had one of the largest fires ever when the old Plant Shoe Building in Jamaica Plain burned.

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  18. Should We Stop Tipping?Read the original story

    Monday May 9 | WGBH

    ... in the restaurant." A solution: Restaurateurs David Doyle, Maricely Perez-Alers, and Keith Harmon (behind Jamaica Plain favorites Tres Gatos and Centre Street Cafe ) tried to address their wage gap with a new business model that gives service staff ...

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  19. Editorial: City Hall's language gap must be closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Boston.com

    ESL counselor Kate O'Donnell of Brighton joined Muhammed Nisar and his wife, Shahla Mahmood, of Jamaica Plain during Immigrants' Day last year at the State House. can pose a communications challenge for those trying to access city services.

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  20. Man charmed older partners, then robbed them, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Boston.com

    The man woke up in his Back Bay apartment in a daze. The last thing he remembered was sharing a few drinks the night before with a younger man he had met online.

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