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Brookline

(bro͝ok`līn), town (1990 pop. 54,718), Norfolk co., E Mass., a suburb adjacent to Boston; settled 1630s, set off from Boston and inc. 1705. It was known as "Muddy River" when part of Boston. The town is known for its affluent population, and the first U.S. country club was opened there. The birthplace of President John F. KennedyKennedy, John Fitzgerald,
1917–63, 35th President of the United States (1961–63), b. Brookline, Mass.; son of Joseph P. Kennedy. Early Life

While an undergraduate at Harvard (1936–40) he served briefly in London as secretary to his father, who was
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 in Brookline is a national historic site. Other points of interest are the poet Amy LowellLowell, Amy,
1874–1925, American poet, biographer, and critic, b. Brookline, Mass., privately educated; sister of Percival Lowell and Abbott Lawrence Lowell. In 1912 she published A Dome of Many-Colored Glass, a volume of conventional verse.
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's home and an antique auto museum. Brookline is the site of Hebrew College and Hellenic College.
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Startec previously announced that it did not support nor endorse the solicitation effort being undertaken by Brookline Associates, Inc.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Brookline Food Pantry, 15 St.
In connection with the merger, Brookline Bancorp intends to file with the SEC a registration statement on Form S-4, which will include a proxy statement of the Company and a prospectus of Brookline Bancorp, as well as other relevant materials concerning the merger.
As of May, 2005, there were 5,760 students enrolled in the Public Schools of Brookline in grades Kindergarten through twelve.
Bancorp Rhode Island shareholders who wish to elect to receive either Brookline common stock, cash, or a combination of stock and cash, in exchange for their shares of Bancorp Rhode Island common stock must deliver a properly completed Election Form and Letter of Transmittal, together with their Bancorp Rhode Island stock certificate(s), to American Stock Transfer & Trust Company prior to 5:00 p.
NASDAQ: BRKL) is headquartered in Brookline, Massachusetts and is the parent company of Brookline Bank and The First National Bank of Ipswich (FNBI).
An active member of the community, Cathy is a very deserving recipient of the 2006 Business Person of the Year award," said Paul Gervais, Brookline Chamber of Commerce president.
BOSTON, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wainwright Bank , headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, welcomes Brookline native Kenny Jaffe as the Vice President of Business Development dedicated to the bank's new branches scheduled to open this summer in Coolidge Corner and Newton Centre.
Remembrances to honor Michele's life may be made to Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Children's Unit, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline MA 02445-7226.
She was a member of the Brookline Community Church.
SHREWSBURY Charlotte (Siskind)(Gore) Levenson of Shrewsbury, formerly of Jamaica Plain & Brookline on Friday, April 3, 2009.
BROOKLINE, NH Abigail Heidi Yandell, 18 years old, of Brookline, NH, unexpectedly left us in a tragic car accident on June 27, 2010.