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Letter: Thanks for Connolly Halloween support

December 5, 2014
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The Connolly Branch Library and the Hyde Square community celebrated their 7th annual Halloween Party and Parade on Oct. 31. Over 100 children and adults enjoyed a costume party with food and fun activities at the library, before parading through Hyde Square and ending at the Blessed Sacrament Plaza. There, the Hyde Square Task...

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Op-Ed: A gentrifier’s guide to being a good neighbor

December 5, 2014
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By Susan Naimark The super-hot housing market in Jamaica Plain is a scourge to some and a goldmine to others.  If you’ve been around the neighborhood long enough, you know this isn’t the first round of gentrification, but the latest in a series of heat waves in the local real estate market. With condos...

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Letter: There’s no money for those JP T fixes

December 5, 2014
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It is all very well and good to ask for more service on the MBTA Route 38. (“JP Observer: Two for T: JP needs better service from The Ride and 38 bus,” Nov. 21.) The MBTA does not have enough money to maintain the current fleet. The voters in their infinite wisdom voted against...

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Pathway to Success

December 5, 2014
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Pathway to Success

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On the Police Beat, Nov. 16-30, 2014

December 5, 2014
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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. Nov. 30: Cornelia Makris of JP charged with assault and battery, 66 Orchard St.; assault and battery, 27...

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Baroque Master

November 21, 2014
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Baroque Master

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Musical Party

November 21, 2014
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Musical Party

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JP Agenda, Nov. 21, 2014

November 21, 2014
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Dec. 2 for the Dec. 5 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, City Hall, room 801. Tues., Nov. 25, 9:30am: 54-56 Iffley Road (construction of new mud room), 222-224...

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Soccer MVP

November 21, 2014
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Soccer MVP

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Sights and Sounds, Nov. 21, 2014

November 21, 2014
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Nov. 18 for the Nov. 21 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events Showa Japanese culture festival, Sun., Nov. 23, 1-5pm, 420 Pond St. Info: showaboston.org. Bromley-Heath Fall Festival, hosted by state Rep....

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