Monthly Archives: January 2013

Trolley rides again on pub door

January 4, 2013
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(Gazette Photo by John Ruch) The streetcar painting on the Galway House door.

CENTRAL JP—The Arborway Line streetcar is running on Centre Street for the first time in 27 years—in the form of a painting, complete with a working headlight, on the door of the Galway House restaurant and bar. The oil painting of a streetcar coming straight at the viewer replaces the formerly plain green front...

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Mini library wrecked, revived

January 4, 2013
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The “JP Free Tiny Library,” a book-swapping box that has become a popular South Street attraction, was destroyed during a Dec. 26-27 storm. But it was back in business by Dec. 28 with a few more bolts and wooden bracing and a fresh stock of books. The house-shaped wooden box at South and Bardwell...

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JP Agenda, Jan. 4, 2013

January 4, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Jan. 15 for the Jan. 18 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings JPNC Public Service Committee, agenda to include 2013 street cleaning schedule, Tues., Jan. 8, 7pm, Curtis Hall, 20 South St. Info:...

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Invitación, Jan. 4, 2013

January 4, 2013
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La entrega para la lista de Invitación es al mediodía, el 15 de enero para la publicación del 18 de enero. Manda a news@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Nota: hay que marcar 617 antes de los números que salen abajo, si no tiene otro número. Reuniones City Zoning Board of Appeal, City Hall, sala 801, 635-4775. Martes, 8...

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Sights & Sounds, Jan. 4, 2013

January 4, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Jan. 15 for the Jan. 18 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events New Year’s Walk, meet at Franklin Park Gold Clubhouse, Jan. 5, 10am. Info: franklinparkcoaliton.org. Snow Festival, with sledding, snowshoe-ing, animal-tracking,...

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