• Now Casting Culinary Kids for Racheal Ray Show

    Now Casting Culinary Kids for Racheal Ray Show

    Rachael Ray is in search of the most talented kid chefs in the country. Last year, Finn (on far right of poster) was cast in the show. He’s from Newton! We are looking for kids with captivating personalities who believe they’re at the top of their culinary game and want to inspire a Food Network […]

  • Online Casting Call for Divorced Families

    Online Casting Call for Divorced Families

    ASYLUM ENTERTAINMENT, NBC AND DORON OFIR CASTING IS ON A NATIONWIDE SEARCH FOR DIVORECED COUPLES WHO HAVE CHILDREN This innovative new television series will help create a new peaceful family paradigm for your children, while successfully moving on from your divorce. This incredible opportunity will teach you how to truly co-parent your children and create […]

  • 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 […]

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!



Calling All Kids to RedSox Nation

Calling All Kids to RedSox Nation

In 2015, the Red Sox are “Calling All Kids” to join Red Sox Kid Nation, presented by Hood, for free. The first 25,000 kids registered for Red Sox Kid Nation will receive a free ticket to a 2015 game. You read that right, the team has committed 25,000 free tickets to kids in 2015. Free […]

Now Casting Culinary Kids for Racheal Ray Show

Now Casting Culinary Kids for Racheal Ray Show

Rachael Ray is in search of the most talented kid chefs in the country. Last year, Finn (on far right of poster) was cast in the show. He’s from Newton! We are looking for kids with captivating personalities who believe they’re at the top of their culinary game and want to inspire a Food Network […]

Drive for Uber

Jobs for Women as Drivers for Uber

Have you ever thought about working as a driver for Uber? It just might be the perfect “mom hours” job!   What You Need to Know: Good Money: Make $25/hour or up to $1300/week in fares. Get checks deposited into your bank account weekly.Flexible hours: Work when you want.Safe and transparent: Know who you’re riding with and how much […]

Online Casting Call for Divorced Families

Online Casting Call for Divorced Families

ASYLUM ENTERTAINMENT, NBC AND DORON OFIR CASTING IS ON A NATIONWIDE SEARCH FOR DIVORECED COUPLES WHO HAVE CHILDREN This innovative new television series will help create a new peaceful family paradigm for your children, while successfully moving on from your divorce. This incredible opportunity will teach you how to truly co-parent your children and create […]

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 […]