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Vibrancy Study 2014 – Life, Activity and Energy in Brookline’s Commercial Areas

In the Executive Summary of this just released study on the Vibrancy of Brookline’s commercial areas the point is made that “the independent retail nature of these commercial areas defines the character of our town as a whole.” – This … Continue reading

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Consumer Survey 2014 – Coolidge Corner

The results are in! A survey of consumers with subject being the Coolidge Corner Business District was recently conducted by the Town of Brookline, Economic Development Division. Over 1740 surveys were completed, and a lengthy and informative report has just … Continue reading

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Epilogue: 2014 Warrant Article 29

On Monday evening, June 2, 2014 Brookline Local First presented its local economy resolution, Warrant Article 29 , at Town Meeting. Brookline Local First member Abe Faber of Clear Flour Bread , after being introduced to loud applause, gave a 5 minute talk in favor of … Continue reading

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Five minutes for a more vibrant Coolidge Corner!

Coolidge Corner is a vibrant and vital shopping destination with a diverse mix of businesses and we want to keep it that way. You can help us accomplish this by spending 5 valuable minutes in your busy to complete a … Continue reading

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Brookline Local Economy Resolution

The following is the full text of Warrant Article 29, proposed by Brookline Local First for this May’s Brookline Town Meeting to consider: Brookline Local Economy Community Resolution Petitioner: Brookline Local First Point of contact Adam Mitchell, Town Meeting Member Precinct … Continue reading

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Why you should shop Local First

The following column appeared in the print version of the Brookline Tab on Thursday, April 10, 2014: Why you should shop ‘local first’ by Brookline Local First founding members Abram Faber (co-owner of Clear Flour Bread ) and Dana Brigham (co-owner of Brookline Booksmith ). Brookline Local First … Continue reading

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