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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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In the role, she is to be based at Brookline Bank's Boston, Massachusetts headquarters.
Natse moved to the United States about two years ago, and lived in Waltham, MA prior to relocating to Brookline.
It completed the acquisition of First Commons Bank, N.A., which was merged into Brookline Bank.
While overzealous behaviour of players at Brookline also earned condemnation from the European team, Lawrie praised the current US side for doing all they could to keep the fans respectful.
"Everybody that lives in Brookline is very focused on education and how important cultural exposure is to the kids," says Vives.
He and his wife founded and operated Bourassa Real Estate in Brookline. He retired in 2005.
Rebecca, you see, does not even live in Brookline, Massachusetts, but in New York; she just happened to be in town for her father's birthday and decided to go for a run.
Kevin Weeks, father to 17-month-old son Holden, took a picture of officer John Bradley of the Brookline, Mass.
On consummation of the proposal, Brookline would become the 165th largest depository organization in the United States, with total consolidated assets of approximately $4.7 billion.
4 January 2012 - Brookline Bancorp Inc (NASDAQ: BRKL) announced in a press release that it had concluded the deal to acquire Bancorp Rhode Island Inc (NASDAQ: BARI), the holding company for Bank Rhode Island.
The idea stuck with me over me years and in 2010, I decided to take this pie-in-the-sky dream to my library director, Chuck Flaherty, here at Brookline Public Library.
Under the agreement, shareholders of Bancorp Rhode Island will receive either USD48.25 in cash, or 4.686 shares of Brookline Bancorp stock or a combination thereof, for each Bancorp Rhode Island share, with total cash consideration of about USD121m and total stock consideration of around 11.0 million shares of Brookline Bancorp common stock.