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Green Award

September 9, 2011
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(Courtesy Photo) At-large City Councilor John Connolly presents a resolution supporting the Boston Latin School Youth Climate Action Network (BLS Youth CAN) program to JP resident and program co-president Eshe Sherley (right) at the school on Aug. 11. Joining them is faculty advisor Cate Arnold (center).

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Getting the message

September 9, 2011
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(Photo by Lightchaser Photography) Alba Gonzalez, a women’s health counselor and medical assistant at Brookside Community Health Center, tries out the Washington Street center’s new text-messaging system that reminds mothers-to-be about prenatal care tips. The messages in English and Spanish is open to all patients who are accompanied by a Brigham and Women’s midwife. It is a pilot program by Partners Community Health. For more info, call 617-522-4700.

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Artistic freedom

September 9, 2011
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(Courtesy Photo) “Sugar Addiction” by JP artist Andrea Rosenthal is one of the works in “Freedom and Enslavement,” a pair of exhibits by Rosenthal and JP artist Myrna Balk at the Brookline Arts Center (Sept. 10-Oct. 28) and the Newbury College of Art Gallery (Sept. 15-Nov. 18). The exhibit addresses eating disorders and sex trafficking.

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Library gets local poetry collection

September 9, 2011
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The Jamaica Plain Branch Library now has a special section devoted to full-length collections of poetry by contemporary Boston area poets. More than two dozen books have been donated to the 12 Sedgwick St. library by members of Jamaica Pond Poets (JPP), a poetry workshop and sponsor of the local Chapter and Verse literary...

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Snap Shots

September 9, 2011
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Snap Shots

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Rail work to wrap up

September 9, 2011
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Track replacement work on the shared commuter rail and Amtrak line on the Southwest Corridor through Jamaica Plain is expected to wrap up on Sept. 12, according to the Massachusetts Bay Commuter Railroad Company (MBCR). Normal schedules are expected to resume that day, including on the Needham commuter rail line, which stops at the...

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Trust Worthy

September 9, 2011
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Trust Worthy

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Day at the Beach

September 9, 2011
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Day at the Beach

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Art Planner

September 9, 2011
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Art Planner

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Public Service

September 9, 2011
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Public Service

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