Monthly Archives: May 2017

Invitacion, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017
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Plazo para calendario de eventos: 23 de mayo para la edición del 26 de mayo. Mande eventos a reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Código de área es 617, a menos que haya otro. Reuniones Comité de avisos comunitarios (Policía de Boston E-13), martes, 16 may, 6.30pm, estación E-13, 3347 Washington St. Reunión mensual de la policía de distrito...

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JPNC’s Zoning Committee to review Forest Hills project

May 12, 2017
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The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council’s Zoning Committee will review “The Residences at Forest Hills” project at 3694 Washington St. during its May 17 meeting. “The Residences at Forest Hills” was submitted to Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) last year in a project notification form (PNF) by Criterion Development Partners and was approved by...

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Q. and A. with local author Randy Susan Meyers

May 12, 2017
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“The Widow of Wall Street” is the latest novel from author Randy Susan Meyers, a Jamaica Plain resident. The Gazette conducted a question-and-answer session through email with Meyers about her new novel. (The session has been edited.) For more information about the book or Meyers, visit randysusanmeyers.com. Q: Where did the inspiration for the...

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Roslindale Neighbors: Check-in with RVMS

May 12, 2017
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Roslindale Village Main Street (RVMS) has been diving into spring by hosting family-friendly events in vacant buildings and planning a local business forum and farmers market. RVMS is an independent nonprofit that aims to bring together local volunteers, businesses, and public agencies to strengthen Roslindale Village economically and aesthetically. Alia Hamada Forrest, executive director...

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Roslindale Neighbors: Walk Hill St. development heads to BPDA board

May 12, 2017
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The 289 Walk Hill St. residential development in Roslindale is slated to go before the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) board, according to BPDA spokesperson Bonnie McGilpin. The BPDA board will review the project during its May 11 meeting, which is after the Gazette deadline, and will likely approve it. The BPDA staff...

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Roslindale Neighbors: Under Construction

May 12, 2017
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Roslindale Neighbors: Under Construction

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Roslindale Neighbors: Rozzie city councilor might face challengers

May 12, 2017
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Roslindale City Councilor Tim McCarthy might face two foes in his reelection bid, as Hyde Park resident Justin M. Murad and Mattapan resident Jean-Claude Sanon have pulled nomination papers. Sanon is a familiar challenger for McCarthy, as the two faced off against each other in the 2015 election with the councilor garnering 64 percent...

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Roslindale Neighbors: Art in Adams Park

May 12, 2017
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Roslindale Neighbors: Art in Adams Park

These ceramic sculptures are by artist Alan Kaplan. They were put up in Adams Park as part of ArtWeek in Boston. Gazette Photos by Peter Shanley

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24-unit development proposed for Lotus Street

May 12, 2017
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A development team is proposing a 24-unit development on Lotus Street, according to Stonybrook Neighborhood Association (SNA) member Ralph Daniels. He said that the development team, which is Waypoint Ventures, LLC, and Buildex Real Estate Ventures, LLC, presented plans for the development during an April 24 SNA meeting. Daniels sent along the plans that...

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JP Agenda, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. May 23 for the May 26 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings JP Problem Properties Committee, first Wednesday of the month, 10:30am, E-13 Police Station Community Room, 3347 Washington St. Info: Liana Poston,...

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