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Letter: BTD’s ‘fingerprints’ on Casey project show stacked deck

August 30, 2013
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Thank you to the Gazette for the revealing article, “City officials secretly invited people to Casey meeting (Aug. 16).” I laughed at Boston Transportation Department Commissioner Tinlin’s “explanation” of why the BTD and Boston Redevelopment Authority would single out individuals who support the at-grade scheme eliminating the Casey Overpass and call them to make...

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Sights and Sounds, Aug. 16, 2013

August 16, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Aug. 27 for the Aug. 30 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events First Thursday, community art shows and walkabout, throughout Centre and South streets, Thurs., Sept. 5, 6-8pm. Info: jpcentresouthmainstreets.org. Music Singing...

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Play Time

August 16, 2013
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Play Time

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Invitación, Aug. 16, 2013

August 16, 2013
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La entrega para la lista de Invitación es al mediodía, el 27 de agosto para la publicación del 30 de agosto. Manda a news@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marca el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Zoning Board of Appeals, martes, 20 agosto, 9:30am: 23-25 Chestnut Sq. (subdividir la parcela, construir un edificio de...

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Puppy Patient

August 16, 2013
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Puppy Patient

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Happy 100th

August 16, 2013
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Happy 100th

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JP Agenda, Aug. 16, 2013

August 16, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Aug. 27 for the Aug. 30 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, Tues., Aug. 20, 9:30am: 23-25 Chestnut Sq. (subdivide parcel, erect two-family building), 1 Roanoke Ave. (update legal...

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Stage Star

August 16, 2013
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Stage Star

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Editorial: JPNC lawsuit and JPNC election

August 16, 2013
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The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council’s ongoing lawsuit against a local real estate development looks like it will be a double-edged sword in terms of drawing attention to the pending council election. The JPNC should make sure that potential candidates are fully aware of the lawsuit and any possible legal ramifications that might involve them....

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Editorial: Mayoral details

August 16, 2013
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Thanks to local Main Streets organizations and JP-based housing nonprofits for staging important mayoral forums to raise the neglected issues of small business development and Boston’s staggering cost of getting a roof over one’s head. Those conversations should continue, and in as much detail as possible. A lack of policy detail has allowed these...

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