Video: A Little Slice of “Convite Banilejo”

Each weekday we post a random image, usually a photo, from around the neighborhood. Here's a snippet of video from this year's "Convite Banilejo" festival at Stony Brook. Instagram user __yis__bliss gave permission to include this video. Thanks! Many people of Dominican heritage who live in JP trace their roots to the city of Baní.

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Out For a Row on Jamaica Pond

Today's Photo of the Day comes courtesy of Sophia Pascual. Here's Sophia, left, enjoying a row boat with Brendan Smith, who was visiting from New York and her roommate Giang Luc. Sarah Pascual took the photo. [selfie]

If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) "Jamaica Plain," here are four ways to nominate it as our "Photo of the Day":

Email me at chris@jamaicaplainnews

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Classy Lady in a Classic Car

Each weekday we post a random image from around the neighborhood. Instagram user Katie Brogan Minton writes that she couldn't resist talking to this cool lady and asking if she could take her picture. [selfie]

If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) "Jamaica Plain," here are four ways to nominate it as our "Photo of the Day":

Email me at chris@jamaicaplainnews

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Glorious Tulips

Each weekday we post a random image from around the neighborhood. When the tulips popped earlier this week, Madelin Siedler captured this colorful, well-composed shot. For more of her photos, check out her Instagram feed. If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) "Jamaica Plain," here are four ways to nominate it as our "Photo of the Day":

Email me at chris@jamaicaplainnews

Tag a picture on Twitter with @02130News

Put your photo in the Jamaica Plain News photo pool on Flickr

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Springtime Shadows at Stony Brook T

Today's Photo of the Day comes from Instagramer msmimmy, who composed this interesting view of a tree shadow stretching toward Stony Brook T.

If you have a photo that screams (or even whispers) "Jamaica Plain," here are four ways to nominate it as our "Photo of the Day":

Email me at chris@jamaicaplainnews

Tag a picture on Twitter with @02130News

Put your photo in the Jamaica Plain News photo pool on Flickr

Tag a picture on Instagram with #02130News

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