Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Guide to Jamaica Plain: JP is Green

September 13, 2013
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Though Jamaica Plain is part of the city of Boston, the parks, urban wilds, playgrounds and community gardens, many supported by the city and state, allow an escape from an overdose of urban life. JP is bordered on three sides by green space, including several jewels of the Emerald Necklace, designed by Frederick Law...

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On the Police Beat, Aug. 25-Sept. 9, 2013

September 13, 2013
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The following police incident reports are public records provided by the Community Service Office of the District E-13 Police Station, which is solely responsible for their content. All suspects are innocent unless proven guilty in court. Sept. 9: Breaking and entering of residence, 2 Alfred St.; vandalism, 183 Forest Hills St. Sept. 8: Armed...

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Martha Eliot transfers adult patients, increases services

September 13, 2013
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The transition of adult patients from Martha Eliot Health Center (MEHC) to other facilities was completed on July 1, as was scheduled, according to Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) spokesperson Rob Graham. MEHC has also added pediatric providers and mental health services. Graham said MEHC, which is operated by BCH, is continuing to provide mental...

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Burglaries hit Jamaica Plain area

September 13, 2013
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The Boston Police Department (BPD) is investigating a series of residential burglaries that happened last week in Jamaica Plain and the surrounding area. Police responded to two burglaries Sept. 4 in Jamaica Plain, the first around 12:07 a.m. at 32 Mozart St. and the second about 5:50 p.m. at 82 Jamaica St. In both...

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Made in JP

September 13, 2013
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Made in JP

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Sights and Sounds, Sept. 13, 2013

September 13, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Sept. 24 for the Sept. 27 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events 2nd Annual Urban Agriculture Fair, games, prizes, activities, music, bees, chickens & more, Sun., Sept. 15, 10am-2pm, 12 South St....

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JP Agenda, Sept. 13, 2013

September 13, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Sept. 24 for the Sept. 27 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Zoning Board of Appeals, Boston City Hall, Room 801: Tues., Sept. 17, 9:30am: 105A S. Huntington Ave. (floor-area ratio, height, excessive...

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Editorial: Remembering 9/11

September 13, 2013
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If someone had said on Sept. 10, 2001, that America would be embroiled militarily in affairs in the Middle East for the next 12 years, one would have thought that person to be crazy. Indeed, no one would have dared predict such a scenario even on Sept. 12, 2001. But the tragic events of...

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Letter: The Home strongly supports 161 S. Huntington plan

September 13, 2013
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In light of the recent court ruling allowing the Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council’s lawsuit against the Boston Residential Group’s (BRG) development of The Home for Little Wanderers’ property at 161 S. Huntington Ave. (“No bond needed for JPNC lawsuit appeal,” August 30), I would like to explain to the JP community at-large The Home’s...

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Invitacion, Sept. 13, 2013

September 13, 2013
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La entrega para la lista de Invitación es al mediodía, el 24 de septiembre para la publicación del 27 de septiembre. Manda a news@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marca el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, reunión mensual, 25 septiembre, lugar pendiente. Info: info@jpnc.org. Reunión mensual de la policía E-13,...

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