Blog Archives

On the Police Beat, Sept. 7-21, 2014

September 26, 2014
By

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. Sept. 21: Assault and battery, 144 South St.; firearm/weapon found/confiscated, 11 David Road; landlord-tenant service, 90 Forbes St.;...

Read more »

JP Music Festival

September 12, 2014
By
Hope Zimmerman of the punk band Hope and the Husbands sings. (Photo by Tony Sahadeo)

The fourth annual Jamaica Plain Music Festival drew hundreds of fans of local music to Jamaica Pond Park on Sept. 6 before a severe thunderstorm warning cut the show short.

Read more »

Children’s Festival

September 12, 2014
By
Children’s Festival

Read more »

LIPSTICK Check

September 12, 2014
By
LIPSTICK Check

Read more »

Health Commission chief to step down

September 12, 2014
By
Health Commission chief to step down

Dr. Barbara Ferrer, a Jamaica Plain resident who serves as executive director of the Boston Public Health Commission, recently announced she will resign effective Oct. 3. Ferrer, who has led BPHC since 2007, is leaving to take a job as chief strategy officer at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, a Michigan-based charitable fund. “Barbara Ferrer...

Read more »

Hennigan Help

September 12, 2014
By
Hennigan Help

Read more »

Invitacion, Sept. 12, 2014

September 12, 2014
By

El plazo para la lista de eventos es el 23 de septiembre al mediodía para la publicación del 26 de septiembre. Mande a [email protected] Atención: Marque el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Comité de la vivienda y el desarrollo de JPNC, agenda se anunciará, martes, 16 septiembre, 6:30pm, 80 Green...

Read more »

JP Agenda, Sept. 12, 2014

September 12, 2014
By

The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Sept. 23 for the Sept. 26 issue. Send listings to [email protected] Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings JPNC Housing & Development Committee, agenda tba, Tues., Sept. 16, 6:30pm, 80 Green St. Info: jpnc.org. JPNC Zoning Committee meeting, Wed.,...

Read more »

The Guide to JP: Mayor Walsh: Arts and local businesses make JP special

September 12, 2014
By
The Guide to JP: Mayor Walsh: Arts and local businesses make JP special

As a lifelong Boston resident, I know firsthand how important strong, diverse neighborhoods are to the strength of our city. Since becoming mayor, my team and I have been working on ways to celebrate the special character of each Boston neighborhood. So as the summer winds down and we welcome the new school year,...

Read more »

The Guide to JP: Best of JP 2014 Winners

September 12, 2014
By

The following are the “Best of JP 2014” as chosen by Gazette readers. In the 14th annual Best of JP survey, hundreds of ballots were submitted containing thousands of votes. Most categories had at least a dozen nominees. No fewer than 35 businesses were nominated as JP’s “friendliest.” The results were closer than ever...

Read more »