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Group files lawsuit attempting to save Prouty Garden

May 6, 2016
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Members of the Friends of the Prouty Garden have filed a lawsuit attempting to stop Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) construction plans for a new facility that will lead to the demolition of the Prouty Garden. BCH and the state Department of Public Health (DPH), which must review and approve the construction plans, are named...

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BRA increases number of affordable units for 1470 Tremont St. project

May 6, 2016
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The number of affordable-housing units for the $8.5 million mixed-use development at 1470 Tremont St. has increased to four units, as the Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) has decided to count all 33 units in factoring the development’s affordable-housing requirement, according to spokesperson Nick Martin....

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THE CARRIE SIMON ROOM

May 6, 2016
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THE CARRIE SIMON ROOM

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ParkBoston app surges in use, producing huge revenue numbers

May 6, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Special to the Gazette Drivers looking to avoid a parking ticket would do well to pick up their smart phones, and put away the rolls of...

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Aplicación ParkBoston ayuda a conductores

May 6, 2016
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De Seth Daniel Especial a la Gaceta Los conductores que quieren evitar multas de aparcamiento deberían levantar sus teléfonos inteligentes y dejar en casa sus empaques de monedas. Oficiales...

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Crime Cake

May 6, 2016
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Crime Cake

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Jury convicts in Mission Hill invasion

May 6, 2016
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A Dorchester man was found guilty for a 2014 home invasion in Mission Hill, and sentenced to a five-year period of probation, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s...

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Teen Empowerment

May 6, 2016
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Teen Empowerment

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Police body camera program faces questions

May 6, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Special to the Gazette Members of the City Council have held hearings all over the city the past week to field concerns and comments regarding the...

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Participacion, May 6, 2016

May 6, 2016
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía el 31 de mayo para la edición del 3 de junio. Escriba a: news@missionhillgazette.com. Note que los números telefónicos...

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NU to develop smart sensors and nanoscale materials

May 6, 2016
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Northeastern University will receive a $3 million grant to establish the Advanced Nanomanufacturing Cluster for Smart Sensors and Materials (ANSSeM), a consortium of private manufacturing companies and tier-one research...

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Jazz Fair

May 6, 2016
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Jazz Fair

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Hill Agenda, May 6, 2016

May 6, 2016
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, May 31 for the June 3 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another...

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Walsh supports Community Preservation Act

May 6, 2016
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Mayor Martin Walsh announced on April 27 his support for the Community Preservation Act (CPA), which if approved would boost funding for affordable housing, historic preservation, and open spaces,...

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Editorial: The BRA—a little less asinine

May 6, 2016
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The Boston Redevelopment Authority recently fixed an illogical irregularity that the proposed 1470 Tremont St. project brought to light. Before that project, the BRA did not have a policy...

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Op-Ed: Boston is going Fiber

May 6, 2016
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By Mayor Martin Walsh I recently announced something that will change Boston’s future: working closely with the City over the next six years, Verizon will rewire the entire city...

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Hill Happenings

Mission Hill mourned the death of three comrades last month, most recently Richie O’Neill, who grew up at 25 Tobin Court in the Mission Hill project. Richie was the loving...

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What’s Happening on Main Streets

May 6, 2016
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Do sunny temperatures really put people in a better mood? Can milder weather cause people to smile more often? Or, is it that nice weather improves my disposition and...

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AG’s Office steps away from Prouty Garden controversy, but fight continues

April 1, 2016
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By Emily Resnevic and Peter Shanley Gazette Staff The state Attorney General’s Office (AGO) has decided not to intervene to stop the demolition of the Prouty Garden, which is...

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BRA looks to spruce up image

April 1, 2016
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The Boston Redevelopment Authority is looking in the mirror and it doesn’t like what it is seeing. It’s time for a makeover. The City announced last month that the...

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WOMEN OF THE YEAR

April 1, 2016
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WOMEN OF THE YEAR

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S. Huntington Ave. guidelines approved

April 1, 2016
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The S. Huntington Avenue guidelines are now officially part of the City zoning after the Zoning Commission approved them on March 9 and Mayor Martin Walsh signed them days...

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Subsidios para el alcance de DACA/DAPA

April 1, 2016
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La Ciudad ha recibido unos 180.000 dólares para financiar el alcance comunitario y la educación sobre la acción diferida de las llegadas en la infancia (en inglés DACA, Deferred...

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BRA board approves 35 S. Huntington Ave. project

April 1, 2016
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The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) board during its March 17 meeting approved the $12 million mixed-use development project at 35 S. Huntington Ave. The BRA in the early 2000s...

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