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Editorial: Finding park policing money

July 4, 2014
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A recent horrible crime in the Arboretum, and reports of other crime in Franklin Park, are no reason to panic. But they do highlight a need for better policing in the budget-slashed park system. Parks are best patrolled by rangers, who, well, range. The funding situation is so dire, and absurd, that private funds...

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Obituary: Richard Kieffer Feeley, METCO tutor

June 27, 2014
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Obituary: Richard Kieffer Feeley, METCO tutor

Richard Kieffer Feeley of Jamaica Plain, known lovingly by his many friends and family as “Rich Nice,” died May 21, 2014, at the age of 34. A proud, lifelong resident of Jamaica Plain, he is survived by his parents, Thomas Kieffer and Patricia Feeley, and brother Luke Kieffer. Richard attended Boston Public Schools—the Trotter,...

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Gymnastics Champ

June 20, 2014
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Gymnastics Champ

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Sailing On

June 20, 2014
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Sailing On

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Political Art

June 20, 2014
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Political Art

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Sights and Sounds, June 20, 2014

June 20, 2014
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., July 1 for the July 4 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events In the Groves: A Summer Solstice Journey, tree myths, songs and summer solstice legends with storyteller Diane Edgecomb & Celtic...

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Back in the Saddle

June 20, 2014
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Back in the Saddle

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Birds Not Bombs

June 20, 2014
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Birds Not Bombs

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Top Grads

June 20, 2014
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Top Grads

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Congratulations, Class of 2014!

June 20, 2014
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The following Jamaica Plain individuals and organizations are being congratulated for achievements in education: Jennifer Tejeda earned second academic honors from Clark University. David A. Meneses-Ontiveros earned academic honors at The Fenn School. Hannah N. Page was named to the Dean’s List at Saint Michael’s College. John Malachy Ryan Vallely graduated from Saint Michael’s...

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