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Baker, Warren cruise to re-election victories

November 9, 2018
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As expected, Republican Gov. Charlie Baker and Democrat U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren cruised to easy re-election victories, as Jamaica Plain residents helped decide those contests, as well as several other statewide races and ballot questions on the Nov. 6 Election Day. Warren defeated challengers Republican Geoff Diehl and Independent Shiva Ayyadurai by wide, double-digit...
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RETURNING HOME

November 9, 2018
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RETURNING HOME


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50 Stedman St. meeting proves contentious

November 9, 2018
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Business displacement and abutter notification were two concerns raised during a contentious Boston Planning and Development (BPDA) meeting on the 50 Stedman St. project, which also had a contingent of attendees expressing support for the proposal. About 25 people were at Doyle’s Cafe for...
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Reaction mostly negative at Green Street dev. meeting

November 9, 2018
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Reaction was mostly negative at a Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) meeting on the proposed 23-unit, mixed-use development at 197-201 Green St. with much of the animus directed...
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Reacción negativa en reunión sobre el proyecto de Green St.

November 9, 2018
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Una reunión sobre el propuesto desarrollo multiuso en 197-201 Green Street solicitó una reacción principalmente negativa, mucha dirigida al promotor del proyecto City Realty. Alrededor de 30 personas asistieron...
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Taste of JP returns

November 9, 2018
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The nonprofit ESAC will host the 23th annual Taste of JP on Nov. 15 at the Our Lady of the Annunciation Church in West Roxbury.          The event will...
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City Council, union workers rail against National Grid at hearing

November 9, 2018
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By Lauren Bennett Special to the Gazette Gas provider National Grid came under fire at the City Council’s Committee on Environment, Sustainability, and Parks hearing on Boston’s gas infrastructure...
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Op-ed: Come celebrate Curtis Hall on Nov. 17

November 9, 2018
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By Kerry A. Costello Special to the Gazette The Board of the Jamaica Plain Community Centers invites our neighbors to a birthday party at Curtis Hall on Nov. 17....
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Manning School looks to expand

November 9, 2018
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The Manning Elementary School is looking to expand, adding a sixth grade for the next school year, according to Principal Ethan d’Ablemont Burnes. The school has sent Boston Public...
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City Council holds hearing regarding dockless mobility, electric scooters

November 9, 2018
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By Lauren Bennett Special to the Gazette The City Council Committee on Planning, Development, and Transportation, chaired by Councilor Michelle Wu, held a hearing last month regarding dockless mobility...
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Q. and A. with JP craftsman Shane Maxwell

November 9, 2018
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Q. and A. with JP craftsman Shane Maxwell

Shane Maxwell is a Jamaica Plain craftsman who oversees textile painting and dyeing for Boston Ballet and The Santa Fe Opera. He was recently named a Polly Thayer Starr...
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Sights and Sounds

November 9, 2018
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. Nov. 6 for the Nov. 9 issue. Send listings to [email protected] Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area...
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JP Agenda

November 9, 2018
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. Nov. 6 for the Nov. 9 issue. Send listings to [email protected]jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area...
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REHAB REUNION

November 9, 2018
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REHAB REUNION


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JP resident channels the power of food

November 9, 2018
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JP resident channels the power of food

A Jamaica Plain resident is channeling the power of food to help bring people together. Jennifer Comstock, a former professional pastry chef who lives on Lourdes Avenue, moved to...
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ADOPT-A-STUDENT

November 9, 2018
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ADOPT-A-STUDENT


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CITY LIFE/VIDA URBANA

November 9, 2018
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CITY LIFE/VIDA URBANA

City Life/Vida Urbana organized a Halloween march through the Plan: JP/Rox area on Oct. 30 to promote building affordable housing and ending displacement in the neighborhood. Courtesy Photos  
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MASSACHUSETTS HEALTH CONNECTOR STATEWIDE TOUR

November 9, 2018
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MASSACHUSETTS HEALTH CONNECTOR STATEWIDE TOUR


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Invitación

November 9, 2018
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Plazo para la sección de eventos: martes, 20 noviembre para la edición de 23 de noviembre. Mande eventos a [email protected] Para los números abajo, el código de área es...
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Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz announces new neighborhood office hours

November 9, 2018
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Local state Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz has announced neighborhood office hours for November 2018. Office Hours, held by Sen. Chang-Díaz and her staff, will take place within each of the...
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MSPCA RAISE THE WOOF GALA

November 9, 2018
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MSPCA RAISE THE WOOF GALA


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A SPECIAL TRIBUTE

November 9, 2018
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A SPECIAL TRIBUTE


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Letters:

November 9, 2018
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We need safer streets, part II We were pleased by the positive response to our recent letter (“We Need Safer Streets,” September 28). For example, we learned that speed...
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Op-eds:

November 9, 2018
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How we are addressing climate change in Boston By Mayor Martin Walsh This year is shaping up to be one of the strongest years in Boston’s history. We’ve continued...
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