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A Cut Above

Here’s a myth - a dull knife is safer than a sharp one.  Kingston is here to tell you that is FALSE! With a dull blade, more force is needed to make a cut, which increases the risk of an accident. Sharper blades are safer, and let's be honest, they're also a lot more convenient and time-saving. KREM has a solution to your dull knife problem: A Cut Above!  A Cut Above is a local Brookline business, owned & operated by Scott, Le Rémouleur.  Throughout his years of experience, he's discovered that most knife sharpening techniques can be rough, damaging…

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Women’s History Month

March is Women's History Month! This month is all about celebrating women's contributions to history, culture, and society.  Kingston wants to raise awareness about the importance of Women's History Month by featuring local women-owned businesses in Brookline that go above and beyond! We'll begin with Art with Amy, located at 45 Harvard Street. From 2:30-6:00 PM, the studio offers the perfect after-school program, as well as pick-up from Pierce and FRR schools. The "Art Box Project'' service offers materials so you can make a professional-looking piece, from the comfort of your own home, or wherever…

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St. Patrick’s Day 2022

The day has finally come! Happy St. Patrick's Day! Discover the best spots in Boston and why they're so popular! They are not only local, but they're ready to celebrate the holiday with traditional Irish food, drink, music, and dancing!  Let's start with Brookline's local gems. We believe it's crucial to support our local Brookline businesses, especially after the past two hectic years!  Hamilton Restaurant & Bar The Hamilton Restaurant & Bar is located directly across from Kingston's Headquarters! They are celebrating St. Patrick's Week in full force this year. From March 15th to March 20th, Hamilton will have a…

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Sorriso Market

“Eat. Drink. Smile” that's the Sorriso way.  Welcome to a truly incredible market that does it all - Sorriso Market located on Harvard St. in Brookline! They carry new and hard-to-find wines, liquors, and craft beers. Not to mention they’re handmade pasta EXPERTS. This local gem was founded by Nick Lisotta, a pasta connoisseur. He has spent the last ten years traveling the country as a gourmet chef, cooking & working at the best restaurants, all while hand rolling and folding up to 2,000 pieces of pasta daily.  Lisotta is passionate about crafting Sorriso’s exclusive products, developed with the use…

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Seasonal Affective Disorder

  As we feel the Spring season slowly creeping up, most of us couldn’t be happier for warm weather and lots of sun. KREM also understands how tough winter can be on New Englander’s and how seasonal depression can seriously take a toll. Seasonal Affective Disorder - SAD is very real and can rear its ugly head here every winter.  The lessening of daylight and seasonal changes can trigger a chemical change in the brain leading to symptoms of depression. This form of depression occurs the same time every year - and when…

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