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Sports program still homeless

June 10, 2011
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The Roberto Clemente 21 Sports Program has managed to keep its regular season going, despite having been homeless since the Hispanic Office for Planning and Evaluation (HOPE) closed in April. The youth sports program was sponsored and managed by HOPE and Alfredo Liriano, its coordinator, had his office in the HOPE building before he...

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Man guilty in domestic killing

June 10, 2011
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A Dorchester man will spend his life behind bars for the 2009 shotgun murder of his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend in a Jamaica Plain apartment. Gregorio “Mikey” Lopez, 20, was convicted last week of first-degree murder in the death of Shoughan Morgan at 43 Mozart St. in Hyde Square. The March 11, 2009 killing was the...

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Mayor supports Whole Foods, opposes protesters

June 3, 2011
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WEB EXCLUSIVE Boston Mayor Thomas Menino today told the Gazette that he wholeheartedly supports Whole Foods’ planned move to Jamaica Plain and that local opposition to the store is the work of “a few trying to make it an issue.” “I think Whole Foods is great for the neighborhood. They have done a...

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Three arrested at Whole Foods meeting

June 3, 2011
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Police cut meeting short Web Exclusive Three protesters were arrested at Whole Food’s first face-to-face conversation with Jamaica Plain residents June 2. The meeting was abruptly ended by police after an action-packed hour, filled with protest chants, impassioned comments and a banner-drop. In a presentation at the beginning of the meeting, Whole Foods officials...

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Bromley-Heath assault claim ‘resolved’

May 27, 2011
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David Taber

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WRCNA preps to withstand break-ins

May 27, 2011
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Rebeca Oliveira

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Big nonprofits get ‘tax’ bills

May 27, 2011
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John Ruch

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Anti-beetle pesticide use starts June 6

May 27, 2011
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Rebeca Oliveira

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Ex-worker admits MSPCA arson

May 27, 2011
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John Ruch

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Train track repair to last three noisy months

May 27, 2011
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John Ruch

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