Monthly Archives: November 2013

Bella Luna marks 20 years in JP

November 22, 2013
By

Bella Luna/Milky Way Restaurant & Lounge is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with parties, T-shirts and Prince. Founded in Hyde Square in 1993 by Kathie Mainzer, Charlie Rose and Carol Downs to create community through food, art and entertainment, Bella Luna/Milky Way moved in 2009 is now located in the Brewery Complex at...

Read more »

Sights and Sounds, Nov. 22, 2013

November 22, 2013
By

The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Dec. 3 for the Dec. 6 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events Holiday Wreath Sales, Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 7, 8, 14, Saturdays 10am-4pm, Sundays noon-4pm, Loring-Greenough House, 12 South St. Annual...

Read more »

Invitación, Nov. 22, 2013

November 22, 2013
By

La entrega para la lista de Invitación es al mediodía, el 3 de diciembre para la publicación del 6 de diciembre. Manda a reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marca el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, reunión mensual, agenda incluye reportes de comités y vacancias, 26 nov, 7pm, First Baptist...

Read more »

Holidays in JP: Secret Recipes: Ian’s Rosemary Roasted Vegetables

November 22, 2013
By
Holidays in JP: Secret Recipes: Ian’s Rosemary Roasted Vegetables

The Gazette asked various JP people and institutions to share their favorite holiday recipes. Whole Foods Market at 413 Centre St. offered the following: A Jamaica Plain resident for 15 years, Ian St. Germain’s love of cooking with fresh local ingredients brought him to Whole Foods Market a year-and-a-half ago, where he has been...

Read more »

Holidays in JP: Farmers market offers new ideas for cranberries

November 22, 2013
By

Egleston Farmers Market will host a “Cranberry Slam,” featuring a local chef, on Nov. 23 to highlight the Thanksgiving Day staple. Three chefs, including Executive Chef Eric Cooper of Jamaica Plain’s Ten Tables restaurant, will demonstrate their recipes for cranberry sauce. Ingredients and locally grown cranberries will be available at the market. “This crop...

Read more »

Holidays in JP: ‘A Carol Christmas’ family show returns

November 22, 2013
By

The “A Carol Christmas” theater show, one of Jamaica Plain’s most popular holiday traditions, returns to the Footlight Club for its 12th year on Dec. 6 and 7. Part musical, part comedy and part improv, the family-friendly show raises money America’s oldest community theater, The Footlight Club, at 7A Eliot St. The show is...

Read more »

Holidays in JP: BAPA holiday decorations coming

November 22, 2013
By

The Jamaica Plain Business & Professional Association (BAPA) will organize a window decoration competition for local businesses again this year, President Brad Brown told the Gazette. “It will take the same format as last year, with judges walking around,” he said. “We’re trying to time it so it coincides with the City’s” holiday activities....

Read more »

Self Esteem Boston

November 22, 2013
By
Self Esteem Boston

Read more »

Nonprofit steers students to JP apprenticeships

November 22, 2013
By
Nonprofit steers students to JP apprenticeships

When Helen Russell asks eighth-graders what they want to do for a living as adults, they usually respond about working at a video game or sneaker store. Russell, who heads the Jamaica Plain-based nonprofit Apprentice Learning, runs a program that she said prepares students for a vocation with more of a career arc. It...

Read more »

JP Agenda, Nov. 22, 2013

November 22, 2013
By

The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Dec. 3 for the Dec. 6 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, monthly meeting, agenda to include reports from committees & vacancies, Nov. 26, 7pm, First Baptist Church, 633...

Read more »