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On the Police Beat, Aug. 10-17, 2014

August 29, 2014
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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. Aug. 17: Cameron Nichol Bullard of JP charged with operating under influence-alcohol, 175 Green St.; threats, 545 Centre...

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Obituary: Ángel Amy Moreno, educator and artist

August 25, 2014
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Obituary: Ángel Amy Moreno, educator and artist

An important figure in Boston Latino and Hispanic culture and education, Dr. Ángel Amy Moreno, 69, died on Aug. 20 of cancer at his home in Jamaica Plain. He was one of the first Puerto Ricans to sit on the Boston School Committee, a professor at Roxbury Community College for 30 years, and a...

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Cool Summer

August 15, 2014
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Cool Summer

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Sights and Sounds, Aug. 15, 2014

August 15, 2014
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Aug. 26 for the Aug. 29 issue. Send listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special Events Neighborhood Peace Rally, organized by JPNDC & Merchant Leaders, Sat., Aug. 16, 1-4pm, start at Hyde Square rotary, end at...

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JP Agenda, Aug. 15, 2014

August 15, 2014
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The deadline for listings is noon, Tues., Aug. 26 for the Aug. 29 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, City Hall, Room 801, 635-4775. Aug. 16, 9:30am: 233 Pond St. (erect an enclosed vestibule in front...

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Global Girls Advocacy

August 15, 2014
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Global Girls Advocacy

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Obituary: Noah Katz, world traveler and runner

August 15, 2014
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Obituary: Noah Katz, world traveler and runner

Noah Katz of Jamaica Plain passed away July 31, 2014. Born March 13, 1952 in White Plains, N.Y. Pre-deceased by his loving mother Frances (Wollin) Katz; devoted son of Stanley Katz (and stepmother, Florence). Adored brother of Cima Katz (Gary Tebor). Cherished by his cousins, extended family and friends. Noah spent his adult life...

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Invitacion, Aug. 15, 2014

August 15, 2014
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El plazo para la lista de eventos es el 26 de agosto al mediodía para la publicación del 29 de agosto. Mande a reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Atención: Marque el 617 antes de los números que salen abajo. Reuniones Zoning Board of Appeals, City Hall, sala 801, 635-4775. 16 agosto, 9:30am: 233 Pond St. (construir un vestíbulo...

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New Zoo Chair

August 15, 2014
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New Zoo Chair

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Editorial: Legislative achievements

August 15, 2014
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With our state legislators wrapping up another session of lawmaking, a couple of items strike us as particularly noteworthy. State Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz was a strong proponent of election reforms that expand access to the voting booth. Early voting, which works very well in other states, is one of those excellent reforms. So is...

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