Monthly Archives: March 2014

LMA tower to be completed by year’s end

March 7, 2014
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LMA tower to be completed by year’s end

LMA—The Longwood Center, an 11-story medical research building located at the corner of Brookline and Longwood Avenues, will finish construction in the last quarter of this year, according National Development managing partner Jack O’Neil. National Development is one of four partners for the project. The other partners are Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Charles River...

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YMCA plans April reopening

March 7, 2014
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The Huntington YMCA is planning its April reopening following over a year of construction work for Northeastern University’s (NU) controversial GrandMarc dorm. “We have been renovating the rest of our facility, so come April, our pool, basketball courts, handball racquetball courts, steam and sauna rooms, three types of locker rooms, and studio space...

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New HHS chief talks city health issues

March 7, 2014
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New HHS chief talks city health issues

Former City Councilor Felix G. Arroyo, the City’s new chief of Health and Human Services (HHS), spoke to the Gazette about his position and his goals for the City’s future. As one of Mayor Martin Walsh’s 12 cabinet members in his capacity as head of HHS, Arroyo described his average day as “drinking water...

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Trust accepting grant applications

March 7, 2014
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The Mission Hill/Fenway Neighborhood Trust is accepting grant applications from local organizations until March 28, according to board chair Lauren Dewey Platt. The trust will disburse its grants in June. The trust was founded by Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in 1995 as a condition of the hospital buying the former Massachusetts College of...

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NU youth program accepting applicants

March 7, 2014
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NU youth program accepting applicants

Northeastern University is now accepting applicants for its highly successful Youth Development Initiative Project (YDIP). The project only accepts 30 member families into a cohort every seven years. YDIP is aimed at students currently in sixth grade and their families from housing developments neighboring Northeastern. The program provides the students with academic and counseling...

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New Priests

March 7, 2014
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New Priests

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Hill Agenda, March 7-April 3, 2014

March 7, 2014
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, April 1 for the April 4 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Roxbury Heritage State Park community visioning workshop, provide input into the vision for the future of the Roxbury Heritage State...

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Corrections Forum

March 7, 2014
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Corrections Forum

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Participación, March 7-April 3, 2014

March 7, 2014
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La entrega para la sección de Participación es mediodía el 1 de abril para la edición 4 de abril. 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: Reviewing historic reviews

March 7, 2014
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The vanishing of a charming 1926 tavern building from Huntington Avenue is yet another case study of why Boston’s historic review processes need reform and better support. Whether the building merited saving is beside the point. This was a well-liked building on a prominent street, its fate a matter of general neighborhood and city...

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