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At a reception hosted by developer Peregrine Group for prospective investors on March 30th, veteran chef and restaurant impresario Chris Douglass announced that he had appointed Roslindale resident, Alex Horowitz, as executive chef for the forthcoming Third Rail restaurant at the Roslindale Substation. Alex and his...

It was announced several weeks ago that the owners of the 161-acre Suffolk Downs had been purchased by Boston developer HYM Investment Group for new development.  After several years of speculation – and 87 years of horseracing and entertainment -- this Boston landmark is on...

Barbara Knecht, R.A., is the Urban Farming Institute’s Project Leader for Farm Site development.  She has worked in, on and for cities for more than thirty years. Her work has included development projects in the public and private sector as well as research, publications, education...