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By adamg - 9/21/20 - 10:35 pm
Lighting candles in Ginsburg's honor in Adams Park

Jenn Baldvins and Dennis McA'Nulty light candles at Adams Park.

About 40 Roslindale residents gathered in Adams Park in Roslindale Square tonight for a vigil to remember Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Read more.

By adamg - 9/3/20 - 11:18 pm
World War I and Korean and Vietnam War memorial in Adams Park in Roslindale
Irving W. Adams

At one end of Adams Park in Roslindale Square is a mournful memorial to local service members who died in battle in World War 1, the sort of men we learned today the president scorns as "losers" and "suckers", men he's not even sure fought on the right side in that war. Read more.

By adamg - 6/4/20 - 8:49 pm
Woman with sign: Will my son be next?

People socially distanced themselves as much as possible inside Adams Park and along Washington, Poplar and South streets in Roslindale Square this afternoon for a neighborhood vigil for George Floyd and Breonna Taylor and to show that black lives matter. Read more.

By adamg - 5/31/20 - 12:43 pm

Roslindale Village Main Street is announcing that the Adams Park farmers market starts up again this Saturday with "a new grab-and-go format with pre-packaged essentials" and other Covid-19-related changes: Read more.

By adamg - 12/22/19 - 5:37 pm
Menorah lighting in Adams Park in Roslindale Square

For the fourth year in a row, local Jews gathered in Adams Park in Roslindale to light menorahs to start the eight-day holiday of Chanukah. Several people brought their own menorahs from home for lighting inside a tent at the official start of the evening around 4:12 p.m.. Read more.

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By adamg - 5/27/19 - 12:16 pm
Flags at Korean and Vietnam War memorial in Adams Park, Roslindale

The Arredondo Family Foundation turned Adams Park in Roslindale into a commemoration of fallen American service members, including putting flags in front of the memorial to Americans who died in the Korean and Vietnam wars.

In the center of the park, they put a metal structure with paper and markers for people to leave their own thoughts: Read more.

By adamg - 6/2/18 - 1:40 pm
At the Roslindale farmers' market

Roslindale Pub Night took in the summer Roslindale farmers' market, which re-opened for the season today in Adams Park in Roslindale Square. The market will be open every Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., through November.

By adamg - 2/28/17 - 11:21 pm
Protester would rather bang a pot than listen to Trump

As the president spoke on TV, about 35 Roslindale residents gathered in Adams Park with pots and ladles to bang out a protest, in a Latin American-style demonstration known as a "cacerolazo."

For 45 minutes, they stood near the Poplar and South end of the park, banging their pots and occasionally taking a stroll around the park. Read more.

By adamg - 2/28/17 - 2:35 pm

Some will be in Adams Park with pots, pans and ladles for a noisy protest "cacerolazo". Starts at 9 p.m.

By adamg - 12/21/16 - 6:44 pm
Luminaria in Roslindale

Timothy West went to the annual Roslindale luminaria in Adams Park tonight.

By adamg - 11/26/16 - 5:07 pm

Santa and the mayor came to Adams Park in Roslindale Square today to help residents light up the neighborhood Christmas tree. Read more.

By adamg - 11/20/16 - 9:30 pm
At peace and unity rally in Roslindale

About 200 Roslindale residents gathered in a blustery wind at Adams Park this afternoon to comfort each other and begin to figure out what comes next after this month's election.

Rabbi Matt Soffer of Temple Israel - and a Roslindale resident - cited the story of Abraham, who, on seeing strangers outside his tent, rushed to bring them in and comfort them, in calling on residents to protect each other. Read more.

By adamg - 8/19/16 - 8:43 pm

August 1, 2016

The Roslindolls made their debut at the Adams Park Night Out a couple weeks ago.

The lights are much brighter here
You can eat a souvlaki or drink a draft beer
DOWN IN ROZZIE!

Compare to Roslindale by Birdbrain.

Via Keep Rosslindale Quirky.

By adamg - 8/1/16 - 8:59 pm
Balloon animal maker in Roslindale's Adams Park

The Roslindale Night Out celebration of neighborhood watches in Adams Park this evening featured dancers (from Andean to Irish step), free food, lots of people and this lady making balloon animals.

By adamg - 11/28/15 - 5:29 pm
Kids spot Santa in Roslindale Square

Kids watch Santa working the crowd in Adams Park.

Santa and the Mayor arrived right on time in Roslindale Square to turn on the lights on the Adams Park Christmas tree this afternoon.

Mayor Walsh and a local kid switch on the tree as Santa and At-large Councilor Michelle Wu watch: Read more.

By adamg - 8/19/15 - 7:59 am
Benches in Adams Park in Roslindale Square

Steve shows us there were plenty of places to sit in Roslindale Square's Adams Park - at 4:30 in the morning.

Copyright Steve. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.

By adamg - 8/4/15 - 5:46 pm
Cracked tree in Adams Park in Roslindale Square

Robin Kirkpatrick snapped the newly snapped tree in Adams Park in Roslindale Square after the storm.

By adamg - 8/1/15 - 11:05 am
Big hammock in Roslindale

The Saturday farmers' market in Roslindale Square now features a hammock to be reckoned with.

By adamg - 11/29/14 - 4:57 pm
Christmas comes to Roslindale

Santa alighted from a Boston firetruck this afternoon to usher in the Christmas season in Adams Park along with Mayor Walsh.

Santa in Roslindale

Mayor Walsh and a local kid pushed the lever to turn on the tree:

By adamg - 10/31/14 - 7:37 am
Sign that thanks Tom Menino in Roslindale

Somebody mounted an old Menino sign at Adams Park, in front of a flag flying at half staff.

Roslindale was part of Tom Menino's old city-council district, and as a councilor, he helped create the city's first Main Streets program there.

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