Brookline Community Aging Network


List of Brookline's Age-friendly Businesses

Profiles of some age-friendly businesses

BrooklineCAN Profiles Age-Friendly Businesses During Covid 19. To serve customers safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, Brookline’s Age-Friendly businesses have adopted special measures that protect both customers and employees. BrooklineCAN is highlighting a few of these businesses that are helping us get through these trying times.

Slides from Brookline Interactive Group.

Connelly Hardware

A Fixture in Brookline.
April 2021 News Release The same news release in Brookline Patch
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Serenade Chocolatier

22 Years in Brookline Village.
February 2021 News Release.
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Olive Connection

. . . hunts for the best.
January 2021 News Release
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Brookline Booksmith

The Heart of Brookline for 60 Years.
November 2020 News Release .
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Eureka Puzzles and Maruichi Japanese Food & Deli

September 2020 News release.

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Brookline Stores Embrace Age Friendly Business

February 2019 News Release. A description of the program and quotes from business managers. Shorter version.

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Age-Friendly Brookline on WGBH

WGBH discussed age-friendly business in Brookline on their Greater Boston show onTuesday, March 19. Producer Tina Martin interviewed David Leschinsky, owner of Eureka! Puzzles, and BrooklineCAN members Frank Caro and Elenore Parker. John Seay and Matt Weiss also appear.

David is holding plastic strips on a stick that look like a bubble when he spins them.

Coolidge Corner Shopping Map

This shopping map was produced by the Coolidge Corner Merchants Association. In the 2018/2019 edition they added this symbol to indicate an age-friendly business. Copies of the map are available at member businesses and at the Brookline Senior Center.