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Boston Herald
Kelly Olynyk, Aly Raisman, John Krasinski and more...of Cruelty to Children on a field trip to Canobie Lake Park ... “The Office” st
Kelly Olynyk, Aly Raisman, John Krasinski and more...
Boston Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
of Cruelty to Children on a field trip to Canobie Lake Park ... “The Office” star and Newton homey John Krasinski telling Brookline-bred yakker Conan O’Brien that he’s seen his wife, Emily Blunt’s, comedy “The Devil Wears Prada” 75 times. That’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Children’s $1b hospital expansion gets boost from consultant’s reportconstruct an 11-story inpatient building at its campus in the Longwood Medical
Children’s $1b hospital expansion gets boost from consultant’s report
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
construct an 11-story inpatient building at its campus in the Longwood Medical Area and an eight-story outpatient center in Brookline. Because of the size of the project, public health officials earlier this year required Children’s to hire a... Read more
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The Forward
Who Gives a Green Fig? Plus, More Dishto spend more time with my family,” he claims. The Butcherie, a kosher grocer
Who Gives a Green Fig? Plus, More Dish
The Forward / Posted yesterday
to spend more time with my family,” he claims. The Butcherie, a kosher grocer that had been displaced by a fire in nearby Brookline, will occupy the Rubin’s space.Toronto’s Yiddish Window Gets New Home There’s a triumphant ending to the story of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Car dealership employee struck by falling branchBrookline police are investigating what caused a tree branch to fall on a car d
Car dealership employee struck by falling branch
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Brookline police are investigating what caused a tree branch to fall on a car dealership employee in an alley off of Commonwealth Avenue Tuesday afternoon, officials said. The man was struck by a branch around 2:45 p.m., Boston police spokeswoman... Read more
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PR.com
Brightleaf Solutions Recognized by SiliconIndia as One of the Top 5 Data Mining CompaniesData Mining Companies Offering unique, state-of-the-art technology to extract
Brightleaf Solutions Recognized by SiliconIndia as One of the Top 5 Data Mining Companies
PR.com / Posted yesterday
Data Mining Companies Offering unique, state-of-the-art technology to extract highly accurate information from contracts. Brookline, MA, August 23, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Brightleaf Solutions, Inc., a company that provides technology powered services... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-upread and write, sign checks, pay her bills and make appointments. She was born
A GOOD AGE: At 100, never too old for stand-up
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
read and write, sign checks, pay her bills and make appointments. She was born Barbara McCue into a middle-class family in Brookline. After graduating from Brookline High School in 1934, she attended secretarial school in Boston, went to work at... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”read and write, sign checks, pay her bills and make appointments. She was born
A GOOD AGE: At 100, she hasn't found “an expiration date yet”
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
read and write, sign checks, pay her bills and make appointments. She was born Barbara McCue into a middle-class family in Brookline. After graduating from Brookline High School in 1934, she attended secretarial school in Boston, went to work at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Councilor’s stance on rival bids for pot dispensary riles Allstonsaid 170 applicants are seeking to open a dispensary across the state. So far,
Councilor’s stance on rival bids for pot dispensary riles Allston
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
said 170 applicants are seeking to open a dispensary across the state. So far, six such dispensaries, including one in Brookline, have been approved. Companies seeking a medical marijuana dispensary must provide a letter of support or... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
News DigestMass. man killed in bike crash BROOKLINE - Police continue to investigate the
News Digest
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Mass. man killed in bike crash BROOKLINE - Police continue to investigate the Saturday evening motorcycle crash on Route 13 that claimed the life of a Townsend, Mass., man. Arthur Santoro, 63, died of injuries sustained when his Harley-Davidson... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Dorothea R. Latchford, 71, of Lewistown, died at 9:50 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at Brookline Ma
Dorothea R. Latchford
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
, 71, of Lewistown, died at 9:50 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at Brookline Manor, Mifflintown. Born Dec. 3, 1944, in Salisbury, Md., she was a daughter of the late Dorothea (Harris) and Monty Jones. In addition to her... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Police investigate fatal motorcycle accident in BrooklineA Massachusetts man was killed when his motorcycle struck a station wagon in Br
Police investigate fatal motorcycle accident in Brookline
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 4 days ago
A Massachusetts man was killed when his motorcycle struck a station wagon in Brookline on Saturday night. The collision occurred around 7:50 p.m. on Route 13 near Milford Street, when Arthur Santoro, 63, of Townstead, Mass., collided with the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Postcards from a journey of remembrance and hopeBoston; Rabbi Joseph Polak, head of the Orthodox Rabbinical Court of Boston; Ra
Postcards from a journey of remembrance and hope
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Boston; Rabbi Joseph Polak, head of the Orthodox Rabbinical Court of Boston; Rabbi Andrew Vogel of Temple Sinai in Brookline; Rabbi Michelle Robinson of Temple Emanuel in Newton; Rabbi Ron Fish of Temple Israel in Sharon; Ralf Horlemann,... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Looking back at the week in newsAmherst College, among other places. The roster also includes more than a few
Looking back at the week in news
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Amherst College, among other places. The roster also includes more than a few local players - guys from Nashua, Hudson, Brookline, Merrimack, Windham, Londonderry and Manchester. The Knights took their fans on a nice ride this summer and got... Read more
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The Jewish Advocate
Butcherie targets Labor Day openingNo new operator in sight for Rubin’s Deli BROOKLINE – The owner of The Butcher
Butcherie targets Labor Day opening
The Jewish Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
No new operator in sight for Rubin’s Deli BROOKLINE – The owner of The Butcherie does not expect the kosher market to reopen until the beginning of September, nearly two months after a July fire closed it down. “I’m hesitant to tell anyone an exact... Read more
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Boston Globe
At last, Hubway arrives in some underserved communitiesfrom the community: we heard your voices.” Boston’s Hubway system, which is jo
At last, Hubway arrives in some underserved communities
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
from the community: we heard your voices.” Boston’s Hubway system, which is jointly owned by the municipalities of Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, and Somerville, began in 2011 with about 60 stations throughout the region. Ten more new stations will... Read more
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TribLIVE
Out & About: The Stroll brings vintage cars to Ligonierwith oldies music for the dance contest, won by the light-footed duo of Barbie
Out & About: The Stroll brings vintage cars to Ligonier
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
with oldies music for the dance contest, won by the light-footed duo of Barbie Theis of Greensburg and Jared Clemens of Brookline. Show commenting policy TribLive commenting policy You are solely responsible for your comments and by using... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
MLB Pitcher Curt Schilling to Challenge Sen. Elizabeth Warrento say that Schilling doesn't have a healthy sized fan club of his own. It's ju
MLB Pitcher Curt Schilling to Challenge Sen. Elizabeth Warren
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 days ago
to say that Schilling doesn't have a healthy sized fan club of his own. It's just more geared toward baseball. "Great pitcher, helped us get that World Series, the bloody sock," said Ken Coleman of Brookline. "But I would vote for Elizabeth Warr... Read more
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The Atlantic
Invented Disaster and the American Jewish Experiencein this novel. We might end the Passover seder with “next year in Jerusalem,” b
Invented Disaster and the American Jewish Experience
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
in this novel. We might end the Passover seder with “next year in Jerusalem,” but our horizons are fixed in Brooklyn and Brookline, in Bethesda and Berkeley, where we tend to our kids, our careers, and our libidos, and by means of these... Read more
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TribLIVE
Family looks for answers in Herminie man’s mysterious deathfound about 2:20 a.m. May 14 at the bottom of a flight of steps next to Fiori's
Family looks for answers in Herminie man’s mysterious death
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
found about 2:20 a.m. May 14 at the bottom of a flight of steps next to Fiori's Pizzaria on Capital Avenue in the city's Brookline neighborhood. Pittsburgh police were notified, and he was taken to UPMC Mercy hospital, where he never regained... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cook: Traumatic stress is changing the brains of children in Chattanoogais now our most urgent public health issue," writes Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, fo
Cook: Traumatic stress is changing the brains of children in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
is now our most urgent public health issue," writes Dr. Bessel van der Kolk, founder of the Trauma Center in Brookline, Mass. Earlier this summer, I read van der Kolk's "The Body Keeps the Score," a powerful and humane examination of... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England news in briefcrosswalk at about 7:50 p.m., State Police said. The operator was not injured,
New England news in brief
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
crosswalk at about 7:50 p.m., State Police said. The operator was not injured, nor were his two passengers — a 22-year-old Brookline woman and a 25-year-old Boston man. The driver remained at the scene following the crash, according to State... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman struck by car in Southie remains in critical conditioncrosswalk at about 7:50 p.m., State Police said. The operator was not injured,
Woman struck by car in Southie remains in critical condition
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
crosswalk at about 7:50 p.m., State Police said. The operator was not injured, nor were his two passengers — a 22-year-old Brookline woman and a 25-year-old Boston man. The driver remained at the scene following the crash, according to State... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Brookline seeks feedback on trailsBROOKLINE - The town of Brookline is looking for feedback from the public on po
Brookline seeks feedback on trails
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
BROOKLINE - The town of Brookline is looking for feedback from the public on potential new sidewalk and trails projects as they prepare to transition to an updated pedestrian improvement plan. The call for public input comes as the town nears... Read more
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Boston Globe
His favorite vacation activity? Eatingwashing dishes in a restaurant. Soon after he became a line cook, and by his la
His favorite vacation activity? Eating
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
washing dishes in a restaurant. Soon after he became a line cook, and by his late teens, he had opened a falafel shop in Brookline. Today, Hajj, 46, is the owner of the popular Mike’s City Diner in the South End (where, in 2000, Mayor Menino... Read more
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Boston Globe
Spray paint on her windows?like that, he said — removed the cup, and sent the animal on its way. HE WAS K
Spray paint on her windows?
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
like that, he said — removed the cup, and sent the animal on its way. HE WAS KUNG FU FIGHTING Just before 7 p.m. June 26, Brookline police received a report of a man swinging nunchucks, a martial arts weapon perhaps most famously wielded by actor... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brookline designer, up-and-comer in spotlight at Style Week Pittsburgh | TribLIVE Fourth annual Style Week Pittsburgh Opening night Freestyle eve
Brookline designer, up-and-comer in spotlight at Style Week Pittsburgh
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
| TribLIVE Fourth annual Style Week Pittsburgh Opening night Freestyle event: 7 p.m. Aug. 18, Carnegie... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Mary D. Coxher in death on Dec. 7, 1977. Surviving are a daughter, Inez McClure, of Mille
Mary D. Cox
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
her in death on Dec. 7, 1977. Surviving are a daughter, Inez McClure, of Millerstown; a sister-in-law, Lulu Daughenbaugh, Brookline Village, Mifflintown; a grandson, Matthew McClure and his wife, Brooke, of Liverpool, and two great-grandchildren,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Greater Boston All-Stars taking flight for EuropeI’m really looking forward to it.” The other players on the roster include: Os
Greater Boston All-Stars taking flight for Europe
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
I’m really looking forward to it.” The other players on the roster include: Oskar Coulter (Newton South); EJ Dambreville (Bridgewater-Raynham); Jamie Druker (Framingham); Wolf Kalb (Brookline); Matt McKay (Needham); and Andrew Snoddy (... Read more
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Boston Globe
Guess who’s buying the building with the Citgo sign?said in a statement to the Globe. “This significant location serves as a vital
Guess who’s buying the building with the Citgo sign?
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
said in a statement to the Globe. “This significant location serves as a vital connection between Fenway, the Back Bay and Brookline.” The building is part of a nine-building portfolio Boston University put up for sale in January. The university... Read more
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Boston Globe
Citgo sign’s future now in the hands of developer Related Bealparcels,” she said in a statement. “This significant location serves as a vital
Citgo sign’s future now in the hands of developer Related Beal
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
parcels,” she said in a statement. “This significant location serves as a vital connection between Fenway, the Back Bay and Brookline.” More detailed plans could come after the sale closes, likely later this year. In January, BU put the buildings... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Beaver Brook building bouncing backfor equipment destroyed in the fire, which was used mostly to maintain about 1,
Beaver Brook building bouncing back
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
for equipment destroyed in the fire, which was used mostly to maintain about 1,900 acres of contiguous land in Hollis and Brookline, have been arriving, he said, and have been placed in service. As a bonus, Davies said, if anything the drought has... Read more
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J Weekly
deathsResponse to Hunger, Friends of the Oakland Public Library or the organization o
deaths
J Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
Response to Hunger, Friends of the Oakland Public Library or the organization of your choice. Lilian Prusan, age 89, of Brookline, Massachusetts, died on Aug. 5, 2016, surrounded by her children, granddaughters and hospice. She was for 59 years... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Homewood Suites by Hilton Opens New Hotel in BostonAll Suite Hotel Brings 130 New Rooms to the Brookline Area "Both domestic and
Homewood Suites by Hilton Opens New Hotel in Boston
Hospitality Net / Posted 14 days ago
All Suite Hotel Brings 130 New Rooms to the Brookline Area "Both domestic and international tourism continues to increase in Boston, showing a 76 percent increase* in international visitors to the... Read more
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Boston Herald
‘Cadillac Frank’ authored book on stupid mistakesgasps the Godfather. “Could yooze bring me some napkins?” Frankie loved the Bu
‘Cadillac Frank’ authored book on stupid mistakes
Boston Herald / Posted 14 days ago
gasps the Godfather. “Could yooze bring me some napkins?” Frankie loved the Busy Bee on Beacon Street in Brookline. What’s not to love — Peter Christakis runs a great joint. So Frankie starts holding court there every morning. He... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Fire rips through Milford homefor an interior attack. “I was not taking that chance,” he said. Firefighters
Fire rips through Milford home
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
for an interior attack. “I was not taking that chance,” he said. Firefighters from Milford, Hollis, Amherst, Wilton, Brookline and Mont Vernon were at the scene Wednesday. Crews faced the additional challenge of losing the function of a key... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Brookline Police arrest man on firearms possessionBROOKLINE - A Brookline felon was arrested last week after police say he was al
Brookline Police arrest man on firearms possession
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
BROOKLINE - A Brookline felon was arrested last week after police say he was allegedly in possession of multiple firearms. Officers with the Brookline Police Department arrested Robert Napior, 62, of 2 Wadsworth Drive, and charged him with of theft... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Mulling Airbnb Regulations, Won’t Fine Hosts in MeantimeAirbnb’s search system is a bit finicky, but 870 results popped up when I told
Boston Mulling Airbnb Regulations, Won’t Fine Hosts in Meantime
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Airbnb’s search system is a bit finicky, but 870 results popped up when I told the system not to process results from Brookline, Somerville, or Cambridge. That search might not have been perfect. The ISD memo is embedded below. And the DPH... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Baker will veto pilot aimed at testing vehicle miles traveled taxcommunities throughout Massachusetts. It can't be limited just to people who ar
Baker will veto pilot aimed at testing vehicle miles traveled tax
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
communities throughout Massachusetts. It can't be limited just to people who are lucky enough to be able to afford to live in Boston or Cambridge or Brookline," Pollack said, mentioning the importance of the Green Line Extension and South Coast R... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Baker to veto plan to test-out miles traveled taxcommunities throughout Massachusetts. It can’t be limited just to people who ar
Baker to veto plan to test-out miles traveled tax
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
communities throughout Massachusetts. It can’t be limited just to people who are lucky enough to be able to afford to live in Boston or Cambridge or Brookline,” Pollack said, mentioning the importance of the Green Line Extension and South Coast R... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Recent DeathsHanson, Russell No Calling Date. No Service Date. Funeral Home: Lindquist-Lundi
Recent Deaths
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Hanson, Russell No Calling Date. No Service Date. Funeral Home: Lindquist-Lundin Funeral Home 36 Butler Street, Worcester BROOKLINE Benjamin, Richard No Calling Date. Funeral service 11am Tuesday, August 9, 2016. Temple Israel of Boston. Funeral... Read more
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TribLIVE
Closure of Allegheny Building, Downtown, leaves Apollo Cafe in limboisn't sure when it might reopen. “It could be tomorrow or it could be two more
Closure of Allegheny Building, Downtown, leaves Apollo Cafe in limbo
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
isn't sure when it might reopen. “It could be tomorrow or it could be two more weeks. I don't know,” said Hammerling of Brookline. “Thank God for good insurance.” The building's owner, New York-based King Penguin Opportunity Fund, did not... Read more
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Boston Herald
Plenty to keep Tom Brady busy on upcoming ‘vacation’did in the run-up to his showdown against Ivan Drago. Unbothered by the media,
Plenty to keep Tom Brady busy on upcoming ‘vacation’
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
did in the run-up to his showdown against Ivan Drago. Unbothered by the media, liberated from the comforts of his fancy Brookline and Manhattan digs, Brady could prepare for Revenge Tour 2016 with daily jogs through the imposing snow while... Read more
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Boston Herald
Homelessness takes toll on schoolsbelongs to the state,” teachers union President Richard Stutman said. “It’s an
Homelessness takes toll on schools
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
belongs to the state,” teachers union President Richard Stutman said. “It’s an issue everyone in the state owns. It’s not a Brookline problem. It’s not a Fall River problem. It’s not a Boston problem.” Last school year, Boston paid $3.8 million to... Read more
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USA Today
Top 10 most educated places in Americain major metro areas Suburbs draw the most educated residents, who cluster in
Top 10 most educated places in America
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
in major metro areas Suburbs draw the most educated residents, who cluster in big and small places outside major cities. Brookline, Lexington, Newton and Wellesley are all outside of Boston. Wilmette is a suburb of Chicago. The two places in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rearranging Marblehead Neck?but it’s not yet a criminal matter and the police were not about to get involve
Rearranging Marblehead Neck?
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
but it’s not yet a criminal matter and the police were not about to get involved. WISH I WERE THERE On July 11, a Brookline resident told police that she had been a victim of fraud. She explained that back in April, she responded to a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Interest in audiobooks rockets, along with other digital storytellingdoesn’t matter if it’s podcasts, radio, or audiobooks, but listening allows you
Interest in audiobooks rockets, along with other digital storytelling
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
doesn’t matter if it’s podcasts, radio, or audiobooks, but listening allows you to do something else.” Seward Rutkove of Brookline listens whenever he has downtime. “I listen when I walk to work, when I exercise, when I’m gardening or mowing the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rubin’s serves its last knish — or has it?BROOKLINE — Rumors that Rubin’s Kosher Delicatessen has served its last hot pas
Rubin’s serves its last knish — or has it?
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
BROOKLINE — Rumors that Rubin’s Kosher Delicatessen has served its last hot pastrami sandwich may be premature. Many longtime customers went to the landmark kosher deli Friday thinking it was their last chance to eat the kugel, potato knishes, and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Newton construction worker falls into cement mixertools because heavier equipment could have caused further injury. Newton firef
Newton construction worker falls into cement mixer
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
tools because heavier equipment could have caused further injury. Newton firefighters called for assistance from the Brookline and Boston fire departments, which have the specialized tools, Proia said. Final U/D- LaGrange St. This is the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Boston goes to pot via Lowella salesperson escorts the patient into the dispensary, a large brightly-lit roo
Boston goes to pot via Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
a salesperson escorts the patient into the dispensary, a large brightly-lit room with a point-of-sale counter and display cases. The Milk Street facility will join existing dispensaries in Salem, Ayer, Brockton, Brookline, Northampton and... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
Brookline man arrested after police find 10 firearms in his homeA Brookline man arrested after police found 10 firearms in his home. On Thursd
Brookline man arrested after police find 10 firearms in his home
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 20 days ago
A Brookline man arrested after police found 10 firearms in his home. On Thursday at 6 p.m., Brookline police arrested a Robert Napior, 62, for theft of lost or mislaid property and a felon in possession of a firearm. Earlier in the day, an... Read more
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