• Newton Has Talent 2015

    Newton Has Talent

    Newton Has Talent Finalists Face Off on Sunday, March 29 at Newton North High School Auditorium  Come see some of Newton’s best-kept artistic secrets at the third annual Newton Has Talent (NHT) contest at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29 at the Newton North High School auditorium. The event is sponsored by the Newton Rotary Club. […]

  • 2nd Water Meter To SAVE Money!

    2nd Water Meter To SAVE Money!

    Any resident wishing to obtain a second water meter to qualify for next summer’s new rate structure must register with the City of Newton Utilities Division by April 1, 2015. Currently, residents are billed sewer charges for all water entering a household even though outdoor water usage never enters the sewer system. Second meters would […]

  • Superintendent Fleishman’s Commencement Speech Controversy

    NNHS New Principal Update

    March 25, 2015 Dear North Community, Over the past several weeks, it has been a great pleasure working with a range of stakeholders on the Newton North High School principal search.  The thoughtful questions and scenarios that were posed to the finalist candidates by students, faculty, administrators and parents demonstrated that Newton North has a […]

  • What Does High School Bullying Look Like?

    What Does High School Bullying Look Like?

    The film is a realistic, unscripted look inside the world of high school bullying through the eyes of both the bully and the victim. The film will be opening in Boston on Friday, March 27 – playdate theaters are still TBD. Ranked one of the top schools in the country, South Brookdale High School welcomes […]

  • Play Like A Girl Campaign

    Play Like a Girl

    PLAY LIKE A GIRL!® LAUNCHES NEW CAMPAIGN SHOWCASING THE POWER OF PLAY THROUGH SPORTS TO INSPIRE HEALTHY GIRLS U.S. Olympians Michelle Carter and Nikki Kubes Stories Highlighted in #IPlayLikeAGirl Play Like A Girl, in collaboration with the American Advertising Federation’s local Ad 2 Dallas affiliate, will launch a new campaign showcasing the power of active […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

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Newton Has Talent 2015

Newton Has Talent

Newton Has Talent Finalists Face Off on Sunday, March 29 at Newton North High School Auditorium  Come see some of Newton’s best-kept artistic secrets at the third annual Newton Has Talent (NHT) contest at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29 at the Newton North High School auditorium. The event is sponsored by the Newton Rotary Club. […]

2nd Water Meter To SAVE Money!

2nd Water Meter To SAVE Money!

Any resident wishing to obtain a second water meter to qualify for next summer’s new rate structure must register with the City of Newton Utilities Division by April 1, 2015. Currently, residents are billed sewer charges for all water entering a household even though outdoor water usage never enters the sewer system. Second meters would […]

Superintendent Fleishman’s Commencement Speech Controversy

NNHS New Principal Update

March 25, 2015 Dear North Community, Over the past several weeks, it has been a great pleasure working with a range of stakeholders on the Newton North High School principal search.  The thoughtful questions and scenarios that were posed to the finalist candidates by students, faculty, administrators and parents demonstrated that Newton North has a […]

What Does High School Bullying Look Like?

What Does High School Bullying Look Like?

The film is a realistic, unscripted look inside the world of high school bullying through the eyes of both the bully and the victim. The film will be opening in Boston on Friday, March 27 – playdate theaters are still TBD. Ranked one of the top schools in the country, South Brookdale High School welcomes […]

Play Like A Girl Campaign

Play Like a Girl

PLAY LIKE A GIRL!® LAUNCHES NEW CAMPAIGN SHOWCASING THE POWER OF PLAY THROUGH SPORTS TO INSPIRE HEALTHY GIRLS U.S. Olympians Michelle Carter and Nikki Kubes Stories Highlighted in #IPlayLikeAGirl Play Like A Girl, in collaboration with the American Advertising Federation’s local Ad 2 Dallas affiliate, will launch a new campaign showcasing the power of active […]

CakeWalk Neighborhood Ambassadors Needed

CakeWalk Neighborhood Ambassadors Needed

Bright and early on Sunday morning, May 17, 2015, Birthday Wishes will celebrate its fourth annual CakeWalk at Millennium Park in West Roxbury, MA. CakeWalk is our signature fundraising event, reflecting the grassroots nature of our organization and the importance of kids helping kids. Last year, we launched CakeWalk’s Neighborhood Ambassador program. The primary goal of […]

Mayor's STEM Night Newton MA

Mayor’s STEM Night March 30th

Mayor’s STEM Night has been rescheduled for March 30th, 2015.  The event will be held at Newton North High School, in the Cafeteria.   The night will give students a chance to learn about possible career paths, network with a local company and participate in activities.  Mayor Setti D. Warren has started a new event […]

MA High School Mountain Biking League Launch Meeting Planned

MA High School Mountain Biking League Launch Meeting Planned

The National Interscholastic Cycling Association (NICA) will be holding a meeting on March 25 to discuss the establishment of a high school mountain bike-racing league in Massachusetts. The meeting will take place from noon to 3:00pm, at the Washington Square Tavern, in Brookline, MA. If Massachusetts opts to place the bid required for a league […]

Health Fair Open House for Families

Health Fair Open House for Families

Healthy Bodies, Strong Minds Health Fair Open House for Families March 25, 6:30-8PM Peirce Elementary Schoool Gym 170 Temple Street Have your children teach you about healthy bodies & strong minds! Booths will be in the gym and your children will be able to teach you about health and wellness with the assistance of nutritionists, […]

The Village Bank will award $50,000 in college scholarships

The Village Bank will award $50,000 in college scholarships

Joseph A. De Vito, president and CEO of The Village Bank, announced today that the Bank’s Auburndale Community Charitable Foundation will award a total of $50,000 in college scholarships to graduating, college-bound high school seniors from the communities served by the Bank. The Foundation will award two $10,000 scholarships and fifteen $2,000 scholarships. To be […]

Paradise City Art Show

Paradise City Arts Festival, March 20-22

Local Artist Selected to Exhibit in the Award-Winning Paradise City Arts Festival, March 20-22 in Marlborough, Massachusetts Sharon Schindler was selected in a rigorous competition to participate in the award-winning Paradise City Arts Festival, March 20-22, 2015, at the Royal Plaza Trade Center in Marlborough, MA. Thousands of images were reviewed last September, with just […]

Open House at Shawn's Studio: Pilates and WaterRowers

Open House at Shawn’s Studio: Pilates and WaterRowers

Open House at Shawn’s Studio in Watertown, MA features Pilates Equipment and WaterRowers Shawn’s Studio, a fitness and wellness center located near Watertown Square, will host an open house on Sunday March 22, 2015 from 1 – 3 p.m.  The free event will feature demos of equipment including the Pilates reformer, tower, and Wunda chair, […]