Monthly Archives: December 2015

Holidays in JP: Mayor’s tree lighting tomorrow

December 4, 2015
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The “Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour & Tree Lighting” will be coming to Jamaica Plain tomorrow, Dec. 5, according to a press release. “We are fortunate in the City of Boston to have a community that celebrates its cultural diversity, but also comes together to unite behind common ideals—love of family, friends and community,” said...

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Holidays in JP: TURKEY TROT

December 4, 2015
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Holidays in JP: TURKEY TROT

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Holidays in JP: ‘Shop w/a Cause’ returns

December 4, 2015
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A group of Jamaica Plain businesses are getting into the holiday spirit and are holding the second annual “Shop w/a Cause” on Dec. 5, which will give a percentage of purchases to local nonprofits. Some of the businesses that are participating are Ula Café (benefiting Spontaneous Celebration and Egleston Square Main Streets), Boing JP’s Toy...

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Holidays in JP: THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION

December 4, 2015
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Holidays in JP: THANKSGIVING CELEBRATION

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Post office to hold meet and greet

December 4, 2015
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Audrey Lakes, the new manager of the Jamaica Plain Post Office, is hosting a holiday meet and greet for local residents and business owners, according to an United States Post Office (USPS) email blast. Service at the JP post office has been an ongoing issue for residents and businesses, and complaints have been made...

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Holidays in JP: ENGLISH HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM AT FENWAY PARK

December 4, 2015
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Holidays in JP: ENGLISH HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL TEAM AT FENWAY PARK

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Holidays in JP: HOLIDAY STROLL

December 4, 2015
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Holidays in JP: HOLIDAY STROLL

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Sights and Sounds, Dec. 4, 2015

December 4, 2015
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. Dec. 15 for the Dec. 18 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special events Celebrating Olmsted 2022, “Passages to Yosemite” Olmsted Play National Tour and Betsy Shure Gross, Dec. 6, 3-5pm, Free, First Church...

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The Olmsted tour

December 4, 2015
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The Olmsted tour

Gerry Wright Special to the Gazette The motivation for the national tour of “Olmsted” was the invitation from the National Park Service and the...

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Obituary: Mildred Hailey

December 4, 2015
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Obituary: Mildred Hailey

Mildred Hailey, a Jamaica Plain resident and longtime leader of the Bromley-Heath housing development, died on Nov. 18. She was 82. Hailey founded the Bromley-Heath Tenant Management Corporation (TMC) along with Anna Mae Cole more than 40 years ago. It became a nationwide model for tenant-controlled public housing, with Hailey heading it as a...

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