Monthly Archives: October 2013

Woman charged in Mission Church assault

October 4, 2013
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A woman is charged with using a religious statue as a weapon to attack police officers in a January outburst at Mission Church, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office. In the previously unannounced incident on Jan. 2, Jamaica Plain resident Henrietta Egbuonu, 26, allegedly went on a rampage inside the Catholic Basilica...

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Deck collapse injures several

October 4, 2013
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Deck collapse injures several

A third-floor deck collapsed at an apartment building at 1538 Tremont St. on the night of Sept. 13, injuring 10 to 11 people, according to the Boston Police Department (BPD) and the Inspectional Services Department (ISD). Officers responded to a report of a building collapsed at about 10:51 p.m. and found that a third-floor...

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BRA approves Clutch Works redevelopment

October 4, 2013
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By Emily Resnevic/Gazette Staff A proposal by the Trellis Group LLC to convert the Clutch Works property at 1486 Tremont St. into residential apartment units and retail space was approved by the Boston Redevelopment Authority board on Sept. 12. Mission Hill’s Jason Savage, a main developer of the project, hopes to see the building...

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Best of Mission Hill 2013 Winners

October 4, 2013
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The following are the “Best of Mission Hill” as chosen by Gazette readers. In the third annual reader survey, most categories had many nominees—especially “Friendliest Business.”   Best Place To…   Enjoy live entertainment Museum of Fine Arts, Boston   See art Museum of Fine Arts, Boston   Work Brigham and Women’s Hospital  ...

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LMA is vampire’s haunt in new novel

October 4, 2013
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The Longwood Medical Area (LMA) is haunted by a vampire in a new series of Boston-based novels. The second book the series, written by Boston resident Uzuri Wilkerson, came out in July, written by Uzuri Wilkerson. The novel is titled “Sour,” which plays off the name of the first book, “Sweet.” It continues to...

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Party for Success

October 4, 2013
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Party for Success

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Hill Agenda, Oct. 4-Nov. 14, 2013

October 4, 2013
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Nov. 12 for the Nov. 15 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings LMA Forum, recurring meeting to discuss real estate developments in the LMA, Mon., Aug. 26, 6:30pm, agenda & location TBD....

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Participación, Oct. 4-Nov. 14, 2013

October 4, 2013
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La entrega para la sección de Participación es mediodía el 12 de noviembre para la edición 15 de noviembre. Escribir news@missionhillgazette.com. Note: Todos los números tiene 617, a menos que dice otro número.           Reuniones Community Alliance of Mission Hill, agenda pendiente, tercer miércoles del mes, 7-8:30pm, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington...

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Editorial: Congrats to winners–and also-rans

October 4, 2013
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We congratulate Marty Walsh and John Connolly on their top-two finishes in the Sept. 24 mayoral election and we look forward to seeing them lay out compelling visions for Boston’s future in the coming weeks. Through hard, thorough campaigning, in Mission Hill and around the city, they earned their win. Now they will work...

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Editorial: The Best of Mission Hill

October 4, 2013
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Congratulations to the winners of this year’s “Best of Mission Hill” Gazette reader survey. Once again, we marvel at how many outstanding choices residents have in this great neighborhood. Such “best-of” businesses as Mike’s Donuts and Fuentes Market not only have served the community for decades. They also act as social anchors, where people...

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