In partnership with the Brighton Centered blog, the campaign finance reports for the 5 city council candidates are now online at the AllstonBrighton2006 website. There are a bunch of ways to look at this data - here are some of the recognizable names that appear in the donor lists.
Tim Schofield: State Senator Steve Tolman, State Rep Garrett Bradley, Dave Friedman (former candidate for State Rep), Michael Bloom (staffer for former State Senator Jarrett Barrios), State Rep Jamie Eldridge, Brookline Selectmen Jesse Mermell, former candidate for City Council Susan Passoni, Dennis Quilty (lawyer specializing in zoning and licensing), State Rep Frank Smizik, James Tierney (senior advisor at the BRA), Warren Tolman (former candidate for governor)
Mark Ciommo: State Senator Steve Tolman, Kristen Franks (District representative for Congressman Capuano, and former staffer for Councilor Jerry McDermott), Michael McCormack (former City Councilor and lawyer)
Rosie Hanlon: Michael McCormack (former City Councilor and lawyer), State Senator Steve Tolman
Greg Glennon: former Mayor Ray Flynn, Patrick Galvin (brother of and campaign manager for Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin), Brian Golden (former State Rep)