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Letter: Development is changing JP’s character

May 22, 2015
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When I moved to Jamaica Plain 25 years ago, $180,000 bought a home with land. The interest was high (18 percent), but it was a better investment than buying a six-room condo in Brookline for the same money. Over the years, Jamaica Plain became increasingly popular because of its eclectic and inclusive neighborhoods, its...

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Savings Lesson

May 22, 2015
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Savings Lesson

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Theater of War

May 22, 2015
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Theater of War

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Swan Boat Season

May 8, 2015
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Swan Boat Season

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Sights and Sounds, May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., May 19 for the May 22 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special  Interest Rhythm of the Latin Quarter, celebrate ArtWeek with Hyde Square Task Force, Sat., May 9, noon, Blessed Sacrament Church, 361...

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Let Them Eat Olympics

May 8, 2015
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Let Them Eat Olympics

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JP Agenda, May 8, 2015

May 8, 2015
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., May 19 for the May 22 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings JPNC Environment, Parks & Energy Committee, agenda includes preliminary discussion of Boston 2024 Olympics bid, Mon., May 11, 6pm, John F....

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Walk for Hunger

May 8, 2015
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Walk for Hunger

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Faulkner Hospital commits to reducing energy

May 8, 2015
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Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital at 1153 Centre St. continues to work toward reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent by 2020, and 80 percent by 2050, according to a press release. In 2010, Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital purchased and installed dual fuel burners for the hospital’s power plant. The new equipment...

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JP Reads to host novelist tonight

May 8, 2015
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Cambridge novelist Madeline Miller will read from her award-winning “Song of Achilles” tonight at Eliot Hall in the culmination of the annual JP Reads event. JP Reads encourages the entire community to read and discuss a single book. Miller’s 2012 novel, a modern take on the characters in Homer’s Trojan War epic “Iliad,” was...

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