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Editorial: Public ad standards

October 25, 2013
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Offering publicly owned real estate to private corporations for devices that often bear advertising or logos appears to be the way of Boston’s future. Particularly in Boston’s parks, it is time to review existing standards on the appearance of such ads and devices, and create new ones where needed. City Council candidates at Franklin...

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Top Volunteers

October 25, 2013
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Top Volunteers

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Obituary: Joel T. Watson, political activist

October 11, 2013
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Obituary: Joel T. Watson, political activist

Joel T. Watson of Jamaica Plain, Mass., died in the early hours of Oct. 1, 2013 at the age of 78. While acute myeloid leukemia eventually took him, he amazed his medical team and delighted his loved ones by beating the odds in more ways than one. With the expert and caring attention of...

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JP Agenda, Oct. 11, 2013

October 11, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Oct. 22 for the Oct. 25 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council Zoning Committee meeting, Weds., Oct. 16, 7pm, Farnsworth House, 90 South St., Info: Jesse Abair, 794-1631. Police...

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Sights and Sounds, Oct. 11, 2013

October 11, 2013
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Oct. 22 for the Oct. 25 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events           Octoberfest, party sponsored by Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, Wed., Oct. 16, 6-9pm, Samuel Adams Brewery, 30 Germania St....

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Invitacion, Oct. 11, 2013

October 11, 2013
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La entrega para la lista de Invitación es al mediodía, el 22 de octubre para la publicación del 25 de octubre. Manda a news@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marca el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Reunión del comité de urbanización de Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, miércoles, 16 octubre, 7pm, Farnsworth House, 90 South...

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JP Kids: Big Sister

October 11, 2013
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JP Kids: Big Sister

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JP Kids: Helping Children

October 11, 2013
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JP Kids: Helping Children

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Apple Pals

October 11, 2013
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Apple Pals

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Editorial: Hubway welcome, secrecy not

October 11, 2013
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The Hubway bike share system is a welcome, long-requested addition to JP. That only makes the City of Boston’s arrogant secrecy over choosing its locations all the more perplexing. Hubway has been a success by any measure, and stations in such outlying neighborhoods as JP are an important part of its expanding web, to...

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