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JPA Provides Community Updates

By Lauren Bennett The Jamaica Pond Association (JPA) met for their monthly meeting on April 6, where they discussed various updates on different projects and happenings around town. BPD District E-13 officer William Jones kicked off the meeting with a…

Local Musician Looks to Iranian Roots

By Lauren Bennett Nima Samimi, also known by his stage name Muhammad Seven, took only three guitar lessons as a young child. The rest is history, and music has become an increasingly important facet of his life. “As a young…

JP Bike Week Festival May 12-19

Ferris Wheels Bike Shop, Revolution Bicycle Repair and Bikes Not Bombs are back with the second annual JP Bike Week Festival, May 12 through 19, at several venues in Jamaica Plain.  The Festival has expanded this year, offering more rides…

Friendship Works Helps Local Seniors

Many older adults have difficulty navigating the complex system of doctors, hospitals, and appointments.  Understanding the instructions of the doctor, getting to and from appointments safely, picking up prescriptions, and lending a hand when mobility is an issue, are all…

JP Agenda

The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. May 21 for the May 24 issue. Send listings to [email protected] Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Stonybrook Neighborhood Association. next meeting is Monday,…