• Laurie Halse Anderson

    Laurie Halse Anderson at Wellesley Books

    Laurie Halse Anderson’s Ashes, the final book of the Seeds of America trilogy! 10/18/2016 7:00pm Wellesley Books Central Plaza 82 Central St Wellesley, MA 02482 ABOUT THE BOOK Return to the American Revolution in this blistering conclusion to the trilogy that began with the bestselling National Book Award Finalist Chains and continued with Forge, which The New York […]

  • Kids and Teen Yoga OPEN HOUSE at Artemis Yoga

    Kids and Teen Yoga OPEN HOUSE at Artemis Yoga

    Just in case you are looking for additional fall activities, Artemis Yoga in Watertown is hosting an open house week to try our kids & teen yoga classes. The studio is new this past year so looking to get the word out to the local area. We are just on the border of Cambridge & […]

  • Newtonville Village Day and Jazz Festival

    Newtonville Village Day and Jazz Festival

    Coming Sunday Sept 25th… Newtonville Village Day and Jazz Festival featuring a Fantastic Lineup on the main stage with Newton North High School Jazz Ensemble opening up; Vocalist Isabel Stover; The Gravel Project – organ jazz at it’s best: International Touring artists The Revolutionary Snake Ensemble; and closing with the NEJazz Festival AllStars with some […]

  • Understanding Our Differences FAMILY BOOK EVENT

    Family Book Event

    SAVE THE DATE – TUESDAY OCT. 18, 2016 5th Annual UOD Family Book Event Featuring The War That Saved My Life with author Kimberly Brubaker Bradley This award-winning midddle grade children’s book is a story of triumph against all odds by a girl with a physical disability, set during World War II. Join Understanding Our […]

  • 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 […]

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!

Racist Incident at NNHS

Troubling Racist Incident at NNHS

September 28, 2016 Dear North Families, I am writing to you regarding a deeply troubling incident that took place at our school yesterday. As you may have heard or seen on social media, yesterday a car drove around the circle on Tiger Drive waving a large Confederate flag from the window. The incident was immediately […]

Chopped Junior Show CASTING Now

Chopped Junior Show CASTING Now

The Food Network is looking for promising young chefs for their next Chopped Junior show. They are in search of young culinary masterminds between the ages of 9 and 13 who can take the heat in the kitchen and the competition!

Newton and the Opioid Epidemic

Newton and the Opioid Epidemic

No Regrets: Newton and the Opioid Epidemic, Thursday, October 6, 7pm – 9 pm, Newton North High School (457 Walnut St) Mayor Setti D. Warren and Rep. Kay Khan invite you to Save the Date for this fall program sponsored by Newton PATH.  The program features If Only, a short film by James Wahlberg and interactive […]

Best Public High Schools in Boston 2016

Boston Magazine’s Best High Schools

Best High Schools in Massachusetts from Boston Magazine’s 2016 list. The Top 10 Dover-Sherborn Regional High School Lexington High School Weston High School Wayland High School Newton South High School Wellesley High School The Bromfield School Acton-Boxborough Regional High School Bedford High School Winchester High School Newton North High School ranked #35.

Superintendent Fleishman’s Commencement Speech Controversy

Back to School Letter from Superintendent

Dear Families, I hope you have enjoyed the summer. It is a great pleasure to welcome both our returning families and those new to our schools. The start of the school year is a wonderful time for anyone involved in education because it allows us to develop new goals, build new relationships and embark upon […]

Teen Writing Contest

Writing Contest for Teens and Adults

Story Shares, a nonprofit organization devoted to inspiring reading practice and improving literacy skills, has launched its annual “Relevant Reads Story of the Year” writing contest. The call-for-entries began Aug. 23, 2016 and has a submission deadline of Dec. 31, 2016. The contest is seeking submissions of books for young readers in a variety of […]

Soccer on the Mat

Soccer on the Mat ™ Registration OPEN!

Soccer on the Mat ™ registration is open!  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER First session starts Nov 9th and 10th – register by Oct 1st for early bird pricing. Soccer on the Mat ™ is an innovative soccer and yoga program developed by Boston College Women’s Soccer Head Coach, Alison Foley, and hosted exclusively at Artemis […]

Part-Time Job at Harvard Business School

Part-Time Job at Harvard Business School

*Web Technologist * LHT position, 15-17 hours per week Department:  MBA Program End Date: Jan 31, 2017 with a possibility of reappointment The MBA Program at Harvard Business School has a part-time position available, with primary responsibility for updating and maintaining a number of the program’s internal and external websites. The position is a 4 month term position, […]

Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson at Wellesley Books

Laurie Halse Anderson’s Ashes, the final book of the Seeds of America trilogy! 10/18/2016 7:00pm Wellesley Books Central Plaza 82 Central St Wellesley, MA 02482 ABOUT THE BOOK Return to the American Revolution in this blistering conclusion to the trilogy that began with the bestselling National Book Award Finalist Chains and continued with Forge, which The New York […]

Valeo FC Boys Make Elite National Soccer Teams

Valeo FC Boys Make Elite National Soccer Teams

3 Valeo Boys Chosen for U.S. Youth Futsal National Team U.S. Youth Futsal has announced the rosters for its youth national teams and 3 Valeo FC boys were selected. After a year-long identification process that concluded with a National I.D. Event player pools were announced with Marc Kim – 2005, Patrick Leal – 2003 and […]