Monthly Archives: February 2012

What’s Up, Feb. 10-March 8

February 10, 2012
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The deadline for What’s Up listings is noon, March 6 for the March 9 issue. Email listings to news@missionhillgazette.com. Meetings Brigham Green parking project community open house, Tues., Feb. 21, 6:30pm, One Brigham Circle, 4th floor conference room. Info: 730-3675.  Mission Hill Crime Committee, a chance to meet and discuss crime issues with police,...

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Editorial: The State House and the T

February 10, 2012
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We expect suburban and rural state legislators to hop on board with their Boston peers in fixing the MBTA’s budget woes. Most of them are Democrats, and Massachusetts Democrats believe in properly funding the MBTA. It says so right in their party platform, which supports “increasing investments and promotion of public transportation throughout the...

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Editorial: A Super Bowl Loss

February 10, 2012
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The New England Patriots lost the Super Bowl, and life here is no worse for it, just as life would not be any better had they won. Still, there was that collective groan from the guys watching at the Post, the students watching in the bars, the restaurant workers watching from behind the counter,...

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Op-Ed: Unifying the community colleges

February 10, 2012
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By Gov. Deval Patrick We have 240,000 people looking for work and nearly 120,000 open jobs today in Massachusetts.  How can we have so much opportunity available and so many people still looking for a chance? Business leaders tell me over and over again that it is because the people looking for jobs don’t...

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Hill Happenings

February 10, 2012
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Condolences to the family of Pauline Pierce, a beautiful, fun-loving woman who passed away last month. Mrs. Pierce was a terrific actress, performing for many years in the Mission Hill Theatre Group. She displayed her talent in several plays, including “Harvey,” but more importantly, Mrs. Pierce was instrumental in bringing a delightful sense of...

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Holiday Party

February 10, 2012
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Holiday Party

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What’s Happening on Main Streets

February 10, 2012
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By Richard Rouse You don’t need a groundhog to tell you that we still have more winter days ahead. Keep your sidewalk clear of snow and ice along with a healthy supply of rock-salt-type de-icers. There are many environmentally friendly brands readily available at our local stores. If you are truly concerned about your...

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