• Historic Newton Sept Events

    Historic Newton Sept Events

    SEPTEMBER Saturday and Sunday, September 3 and 4, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM COMMUNITY WEEKEND AT HISTORIC NEWTON Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to our museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street, and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue. Information: 617-796-1450.   Sunday, September 11, 2:00 PM HISTORIC NEWTON […]

  • Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian

    Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian

    The Arsenal Center for the Arts presents Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian, a singalong experience of the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, on Monday, September 12 and Tuesday, September 13 in the Charles Mosesian Theater in The Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown. Sing on stage by signing up for a vocal slot […]

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  • Celebrated Auburndale Cove-Picnic Happening!

    Celebrate Newly Renovated Auburndale Cove!

    Celebrate the newly renovated Auburndale Cove playground and fitness circuit! There is something for everyone! Nature activities. The new LifeTrail Advanced Wellness System Historic Games Ice Cream An outdoor workout for older active adults Tai Chi demonstrations Did we mention Ice Cream? No pre-registration required. Transportation for Newton seniors available. Bring a picnic and pick […]

  • Musical, 1776, in Arlington!

    Musical, 1776, in Arlington!

    MIT Gilbert & Sullivan Players are celebrating and making history with a genderblind production of 1776, the Tony Award-winning musical by Sherman Edwards and Peter Stone. The show is directed by Emma Brown, with vocal direction by Johnnie Han and Tom Ostrowski, and Julie Henion and Liza Zahray at the baton. Edwards’ classic musical makes history come […]

  • Sam Durant: The Meeting House | Opens August 2016

    Sam Durant: The Meeting House | Opens August 2016

    The Meeting House, by renowned multimedia artist Sam Durant, will be open to the public on August 5th at The Old Manse in Concord, a National Historic Landmark in Massachusetts, through October 2016. The site-specific, participatory installation is part of a two-year outdoor art initiative—Art and The Landscape—presented by The Trustees and curated by guest […]

  • Bringing the Colors of the Maya to Jamaica Plain

    Bringing the Colors of the Maya to Jamaica Plain

     Bringing the Colors of the Maya to Jamaica Plain: Indigenous Arts and Music Festival features Maya paintings from Guatemala On Saturday, Aug. 6 and Sunday, Aug. 7 from 10am-5pm, Indigenous artists and musicians from across the globe will come together for Cultural Survival’s free admission Native arts and cultures Bazaar. Greater Boston is invited to […]

  • How to Create and Edit Promotional Videos

    How to Create and Edit Promotional Videos

    The Arlington Chamber of Commerce and ACMI will partner on August 2 and August 23 to present a workshop to teach business, non-profits and individuals how to create and edit their own professional looking promotional videos on an iOS device. $40 per person – Chamber Members $65 per person – Non Chamber Members Registration Fee […]

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

Sharing information about why Newton, Massachusetts is a great place to live and raise a family. If you are thinking of moving to Newton, or have recently moved here, we'd like to help you get settled in. Feel free to ask questions and you'll get unbiased answers. Welcome!

NNHS One School, One Question

NNHS: One School, One Question

One School, One Question For fall 2016, NNHS will be exploring “one question” instead of “one book.” The question, developed by students and faculty together, is “Why do people put themselves in other people’s shoes, and what can we learn from that?” Our goal is for the exploration of this question to support our continued […]

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MA: Bottom 10 States with Bullying Problems

2016’s States with the Biggest Bullying Problems To identify the states where bullying is most pervasive, WalletHub’s analysts compared 45 states and the District of Columbia across 17 key metrics, ranging from “bullying-incident rate” to “truancy costs for schools” to “percentage of high school students bullied online.” Bullying Prevalence & Prevention in Massachusetts (1=Biggest, 23=Avg.): […]

Historic Newton Sept Events

Historic Newton Sept Events

SEPTEMBER Saturday and Sunday, September 3 and 4, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM COMMUNITY WEEKEND AT HISTORIC NEWTON Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to our museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street, and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue. Information: 617-796-1450.   Sunday, September 11, 2:00 PM HISTORIC NEWTON […]

Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian

Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian

The Arsenal Center for the Arts presents Hamiltunes Boston at the Mosesian, a singalong experience of the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, on Monday, September 12 and Tuesday, September 13 in the Charles Mosesian Theater in The Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown. Sing on stage by signing up for a vocal slot […]

Top Superfoods for the Breast Cancer Fighter

Top Superfoods for the Breast Cancer Fighter

For people fighting a disease like breast cancer, proper nutrients can mean the difference between a successful battle and a more difficult one. There are several super foods that can help you stay nourished during treatment and may even help prevent cancer. This infographic is from Cure Diva.

10 Classics to Read When the World Seems Too Bleak

By Sally Allen If you’ve checked the news recently … maybe you wish you hadn’t. These are anxiety-provoking times, overwhelming and draining times; times that make it seem four horsemen may just be galloping ever closer on the not-so-distant horizon. Since I learned how to read, books have been where I’ve turned for consolation, hope, […]

Submit for Seasons of Arlington Reservoir Art Exhibit

Submit for Seasons of Arlington Reservoir Art Exhibit

The Arlington Reservoir Committee is taking submissions now through *August 15th* for its September art exhibit entitled “Seasons of the Arlington Reservoir”. Up to three submissions in any two-dimensional media may be entered for selection into this show. Spend some time at The Res this summer and sketch, paint, or photograph what you find!  Parking […]

Casting for Little Debbie

Casting for Little Debbie

The Real People Company, powered by Strickman-Ripps – a NYC based casting company that specializes in finding “real people” for commercials, web videos, and print advertisements. We are currently CASTING a special project for Little Debbie featuring Moms and their families. If you or anyone you know is interested in participating, please submit via this […]

Summer Music Camp at The Conservatory at Highlands

Summer Music Camp at The Conservatory at Highlands

Summer Music Camp at The Conservatory at Highlands Monday, August 22 – Friday, August 26, 9:00am – 4:00pm Students are immersed in music theory, composition, recording, beat making, and playing together, including performing a concert together at the end of the week. Cost: $425 Register at highlandsconservatory.com or call 617.903.0944.

MA #8th best place to have a baby

MA is 8th Best State to Have a Baby

To give expectant parents an idea of the delivery costs, health-care accessibility and baby-friendliness of each state, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 17 key metrics. Our data set ranges from “hospital Caesarean-delivery charges” to “annual average infant-care costs” to “number of pediatricians per capita.” Having a Baby in […]

ForGirlSake Tennis Tournament Fundraiser

ForGirlSake Tennis Tournament Fundraiser

FOURTH ANNUAL FORGIRLSAKE TENNIS TOURNAMENT SET FOR SEPT. 24 Fundraiser Will Help Girls in Uganda Continue Their Education For the fourth consecutive year, a Newton-based charity that promotes education for girls, invites the Greater Boston tennis community to register for the Forgirlsake Women’s Doubles Tennis Open (FGSO).  The tournament will take place Newton North High […]