Month: August 2019

Sights & Sounds

The deadline for listings is noon, Sept. 10  for the  Sept. 13 issue. Send listings to [email protected] Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Special events Free Guided Walking Tour of Sumner Hill…

New Orange Line Trains Debut

This month the MBTA debuted six new Orange Line cars to its fleet as part of a multi-year project to add 152 new Orange Line cars and to eventually increase the line’s capacity to 30,000 seats. The six new cars…

JP Agenda

The deadline for listings is noon, Tues. September 10  for the September 13  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,…

Invitación

Plazo para la sección de eventos: martes, 10 septiembre para la edición 13 septiembre. Mande eventos a [email protected] Los números telefónicos que siguen empiezan con 617. Reuniones JPNC, reunión mensual martes, 27 agosto, 7pm, Farnsworth House; Vacantes en Area A…

Deported Defendant Is Returned to Boston from the Dominican Republic to Stand Trial for Child Rape : Defendant’s Extradition Offers Second Chance at Accountability for Teen Victim Sexually Exploited by Adult Manager of Youth Baseball League

Five years after immigration authorities deported a man accused of child rape to the Dominican Republic – during a pending Suffolk County Prosecution – District Attorney Rachael Rollins announced that the defendant has been returned to Boston to face these…

News Briefs

Vigil for Black Lives Matter on Sept. 5 The JP-based September Vigil in Support of Black Lives Matter will be held on Thursday, September 5, from 5:30-6:30 pm on the lawn of the First Baptist Church of Jamaica Plain, 633…

What Happened to Our Red Sox, Nation?

After 2018’s record-setting season in which our Red Sox won the most regular-season games (108) in their history and then vanquished the Yankees, Astros, and Dodgers in the post-season by a combined 11-3 en route to winning the World Series,…