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Regan League gets Major League grant

June 20, 2014
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The Jamaica Plain Regan Youth League was recently awarded a grant of almost $20,000 from the Baseball Tomorrow Fund (BTF), a joint initiative of Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association. The grant will support efforts to expand participation in spring, summer and fall baseball and softball programming by providing funding for uniforms...

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Invitacion, June 20, 2014

June 20, 2014
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El plazo para la lista de eventos es el 1 de julio al mediodía para la publicación del 4 de julio. Mande a reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marca el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, elección de miembros comunitarios al Ad-Hoc Committee on Forest Hills Construction & Development Projects,...

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Editorial: Arborway Yard: Just the facts

June 20, 2014
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The CPCAY has made the extraordinary claim that the MBTA is lying about the Arborway Yard and is plotting to sell it and build its bus yard elsewhere. Intriguing as this claim is, it’s mostly a complicated way of saying no one really knows what the T is doing. Someone in a position of...

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Editorial: Dogs parks are City’s responsibility

June 20, 2014
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If you’ve ever seen a nice dog park, you know what a great amenity it is, both for those wonderful social pets and for other park users who otherwise would be beset by off-leash animals. Of course, you probably have not seen one in Boston, where the city government continues to obstinately refuse to...

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Editorial: VA should support our troops

June 20, 2014
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A federal audit’s determination that the patient wait times at the S. Huntington VA hospital are in the acceptable range is good news, but it sure doesn’t feel good. A month to see a doctor is certainly better than dying while on a vile secret list, as happened in the recent VA scandal elsewhere....

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Letter: Thanks for covering police spying abuses

June 20, 2014
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I wanted to thank you for your truly excellent article “Police Spies tracked Occupy JP, Whole Foods protests” (June 6). Only by publicizing these abuses will people attempt to correct them. I have called the Mayor’s Office and the police commissioner and will be following up by sending them your article and demanding the...

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On the Police Beat, June 1-15, 2014

June 20, 2014
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June 15: Alexander M. Nunez of Roslindale charged with vandalism (graffiti), 3530 Washington St.; stolen vehicle recovered, 15 Spring Park Ave.; hit and run (property), 113 Chestnut Ave.; vandalism, 9 Atherton St.; hit and run (property), 76 Wenham St. June 14: Mark Higginbottom of Roxbury charged with assault and battery on police officer, 1975...

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Neighborhood 5K

June 20, 2014
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Neighborhood 5K

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Children’s Art

June 6, 2014
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Children’s Art

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JP Park Party

June 6, 2014
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JP Park Party

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