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St. John’s Church rector retires

August 2, 2013
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St. John’s Church rector retires

SUMNER HILL—Anne Fowler, who has been at the helm of St. John’s Episcopal Church at 1 Roanoke Ave. for two decades and was part of the effort to legalize gay marriage in the state, stepped away as rector last month. “I have loved my years here, and leave this very special community with profound...

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Talking Business

August 2, 2013
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Talking Business

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Suspects sought in 2 shootings

August 2, 2013
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Police are seeking suspects in two separate shootings July 29 that left two men wounded in Egleston and Jackson Squares. In the Egleston Square incident, a man in his 20s was wounded by a gunshot and beaten in the face with a pistol early in the morning in the area of 72 Walnut Park...

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JP Local First

August 2, 2013
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JP Local First

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Hero Sculpture

August 2, 2013
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Parking, policing to shift for Casey plan

August 2, 2013
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Over 100 parking spaces located under the Casey Overpass will be relocated across the street to the Arborway bus yard during construction of the Casey Arborway before they are mostly eliminated. The state Department of Transportation’s (MassDOT) Casey Arborway project will remove spaces currently located under the aging overpass as part of its plan...

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Casey potholes cause flat tires

August 2, 2013
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Several large potholes opened up on the aging Casey Overpass on July 27, causing damage to passing cars. The potholes were fixed the same day. In at least one area, the potholes were large enough that the wire mesh that supports the bridge’s surface was exposed, according to state Department of Transportation (MassDOT) spokesperson...

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DCR completes sidewalk study

August 2, 2013
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After almost three years in development, the state Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), along with the Emerald Necklace Conservancy and consultants Pressley Associates, presented a sweeping rehabilitation and expansion plan for the Emerald Necklace’s sidewalks, crossings and paths at a community meeting held at Wheelock College on June 24. In Jamaica Plain, the...

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JP resident faces medication price increase

August 2, 2013
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Jan Donley, a Jamaica Plain resident, will see her compounded medication for symptoms from menopause double in price this month because Harvard Pilgrim Heath Insurance is refusing to continue coverage of that type of drug. Compounded medication is a combination of ingredients created specifically for a patient. Compounded medication was in the news last...

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Man shot, wounded in Jackson Sq.; suspect sought

July 30, 2013
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A shooting last night in Jackson Square left a man wounded, and police are seeking a suspect. The victim, a man his late 20s, was shot in the area of 274 Centre St. at around 9 p.m., and he is in stable condition, according to the Boston Police Department (BPD). The area of the...

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