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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 to make way for a Boston Children’s Hospital (BCH) clinical building. A group had asked for the AGO to do that under state charity law....

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WOMEN OF THE YEAR

April 1, 2016
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WOMEN OF THE YEAR

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Hill Agenda, April 1, 2016

April 1, 2016
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, May 3 for the May 6 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Mission Hill Main Streets Annual Meeting and open house, Weds. Apr. 6, 6pm, 1534 Tremont St. Free admission. Mission Hill...

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Participacion, April 1, 2016

April 1, 2016
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía el 3 de mayo para la edición del 6 de mayo. Escriba a: news@missionhillgazette.com. Note que los números telefónicos empiezan con 617, a menos que diga otro código de área. Reuniones Calles Principales de Mission Hill, reunión anual y casa abierta, miércoles, 6 abril,...

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Letter: Senior group deserves recognition

April 1, 2016
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I thought that you would like to know about the organization called ”The Little Brothers, Friends of the Elderly,” because they don’t seem to get any recognition. They never forget me. We have coffee and conversations a lot, dinners that are beautiful, and at Thanksgiving and Christmas, they really put on a wonderful celebration...

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Letter: Thumbs-up to 35 S. Huntington Ave. project and developer

April 1, 2016
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After reading last month’s article about the project proposed for 35 S. Huntington Ave, I felt compelled to attend the BRA community meeting at the library. To my surprise, my neighbors and I learned about a thoughtful and attractive project proposed for this long neglected site. The owner, Douglas George, was open, respectful, and...

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Op-Ed: 5 simple habits to help our children thrive

April 1, 2016
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By Ron Ferguson, Jeff Howard, and Mayor Martin J. Walsh Did you know that 80 percent of a child’s brain development occurs during the first three years of life? That fact presents a challenge: It means we can’t wait for schools to prepare our kids to learn. But it’s also an opportunity, because much...

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I’LL TAKE ‘NU’ FOR $1,000, ALEX

March 4, 2016
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I’LL TAKE ‘NU’ FOR $1,000, ALEX

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Some skepticism on planned NU dorm’s ability to draw students off of Mission Hill

March 4, 2016
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By Josie Grove Special to the Gazette About 40 people attended a Feb. 23 meeting on Northeastern University’s (NU) plan to build a 798-bed undergraduate student residence at 10 Burke St., with some NU task force members and attendees expressing skepticism that the dorm will be able to draw students off of Mission Hill....

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Algunos tienen dudas sobre el nuevo dormitorio de NU

March 4, 2016
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De Josie Grove Especial a la Gaceta Cerca de 40 personas asistieron a una reunión el 23 de febrero en Northeastern University (UN) sobre su plan de construir una residencia estudiantil de 798 camas en 10 Burke Street. Algunos miembros del grupo de trabajo de Northeastern expresaron dudas que el nuevo dormitorio pueda atraer...

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