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By Lesley Mahoney
Friday, May 4, 2012
Nobel Garcia came to Boston by way of Santa Clara, Cuba in 1956 at the age of 9 and watched his family’s businesses take root in Jamaica Plain: his uncles' Miami Sub and El Oriental de Cu...
By Kendra Nordin
Thursday, May 3, 2012
The Kentucky Derby in Louisville, Ky., falls on May 4-5. I’m not really swept up in the culture around the Derby, even though my mom lived in Lexington for nearly two decades. In my most ...
By Chris Helms
Monday, April 30, 2012
JP Patch is doing a series of week-long "Best Of Patch Readers' Choice" contests. This week's category is: Best Mother's Day Brunch.
Here's how it works. Vote in the poll below. A...
By Liz Doran
Friday, April 20, 2012
Read on to see how our guest chef Cara Valla is ready to throw a dinner party any night of the week:
If you're busy like I am, keeping your fridge constantly well-stocked is near imp...
By Chris Helms
Thursday, April 19, 2012
It shouldn't matter how much money you make when it comes to being able to get healthy food, said Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake.
She made the remarks to the media as sever...
A high-powered group of mayors and city food czars visited Jamaica Plain Thursday afternoon as part of a U.S. Conference of Mayors Task Force.
The group included mayors from as far a...
Local business owners aim to capitalize better on one of the neighborhood's signature events, encouraging visitors to Lilac Sunday to come spend money in JP.
Business owners discusse...
By Beth Toomey
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
1 Wheatgrass Juice is one of the best sources of living chlorophyll available.
2 Chlorophyll is the first product of light and, therefore, contains more light energy than any other e...
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