• Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age The world of social media and 24/7 communications can be both exciting and overwhelming. Parents, educators, and child development experts struggle with questions like: How much screen time is too much? At what age should children be allowed access to digital media? Do digital tools enhance or hamper educational […]

  • Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

  • FREE Live Performances: First Day... on the Second!

    FREE Live Performances: First Day… on the Second!

    FIRST DAY AT THE MOSESIAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS  The Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts is excited to announce the return of First Day… on the Second! The second annual event takes place on January 2nd from 11am to 2pm and features live performances from Magician Evan Northrup, Saxophonist Tim Hall, and […]

  • Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

  • Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Tickets On Sale Now! December 11th, 4:00pm, Newton Family Singers Presents “Happiness Is the Truth” Why do we sing? As Pharrell Williams says, “Because we’re happy!” Newton Family Singers explores joy and happiness with a concert of pop music with strong positive messages and irresistible melodies. Clap — and sing — along with us as […]

  • Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Fair at NSHS
  • Poinsettia Festival

    Poinsettia Festival at Corpus Christi-St. Bernard

    Our Church ( Corpus Christi-St. Bernard) is holding a Poinsettia Festival next weekend, with a variety of lovely Poinsettias and Wreaths. Also included: Silent Auction, children’s crafts,  jewelry, baked goods, attic treasures, books, cash raffle, holiday items. Sat. Dec. 3   10 am to  6 pm Sun  Dec. 4    9 am to 1 pm Location: 1524 Washington St. […]

  • Common Ground Pop Up Holiday Market in Arlington MA

    Holiday Pop Up Market in Arlington

    Please join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington. 319 Broadway Arlington, MA 02474 20 Artisans and Businesses will be showcased! Sunday, December 4th 11 am to 3 pm More here.

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!

Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest By Marie Presti, Owner/broker, The Presti Group A friend of mine is flying the coop. She is starting to pack up her house in Newton, counting the days until she and her husband move into a small, Back Bay condo. She dreams of meandering along the Charles, hand-in-hand, strolling to the theater […]

GELF Benefit Dinner: Save the Date!

GELF Benefit Dinner: Save the Date!

Join us for the Jennifer Price Global Leadership Education Fund (GELF)  Benefit Dinner Saturday, April 1 :: 6:30 pm :: Newton North High School Tickets are not only a great holiday gift, but also a great way to wrap up your charitable giving for 2016. And if you buy before February 18, 2016, you’ll get […]

Understanding Our Differences Spring Benefit

Understanding Our Differences Spring Benefit

Save the Date Spring Benefit Celebrating Our Differences Sunday, April 2, 2017 3:30 – 6:00 p.m. Community Rowing, Brighton Details and invitation to follow. We are very pleased to welcome and honor our keynote speaker Mayor Setti Warren with UOD’s Leadership Award at this special event celebrating inclusive communities. We will also honor Jen Price, […]

Newton Real Estate Market

Newton Spring 2017 Real Estate Market

WE ALL LOVE NEWTON SO MUCH, NOBODY WANTS TO MOVE  Anyone Planning to sell their Single-Family Home, is in the Driver’s Seat By Marie Presti, The Presti Group For the past several years, anyone wishing to move to Newton, one of the safest cities in Massachusetts, has been in for some slim pickings in the […]

Jacqui Hannon

Help BC Grad Set Record: highest altitude soccer game in history

Jacqui Hannon, Boston College graduate, is asking for your help. she wants to help set a record with Equal Playing Field to play the highest altitude football (soccer) game in history. In June,  a group of women, from around the world, and she will be climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa and playing the world’s highest […]

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Will Help You Get Through to Politicians

If you, like me, are trying to call politicians in Washington DC and can’t get through, contact Bernie Sanders. My friend, who does NOT live in Vermont, asked for help. Bernie’s office gave her a phone number that actually gets through to her senator’s office. If you need help, go here. This guide, Indivisible, is […]

House Calls for Alexander Technique

House Calls for Alexander Technique

My wife is an Alexander Technique teacher who specializes in neuromuscular integration such as cranial sacral work. She works with injuries, people pre/post surgery and those experiencing anxiety and depression. We’re located in Arlington Heights, her studio is in Brookline Village, but she can also come to your home if that is more convenient. She can […]

Teaching Your Children About Saving Money Infographic!

Teaching Your Children About Saving Money Infographic!

You don’t have to wait until your kids are teenagers. You can start talking to them about the basics of money as early as preschool. Here are some tips about how to talk to your kids about money at any age: From ages three to five you can teach kids that money can be exchanged […]

NNHS Homeroom Announcements on YouTube

I’m happy to announce that homeroom announcements will now be produced by the NNHS TV and Video Program and posted to YouTube. Be sure to subscribe to their channel on YouTube for the weekly updates. Homeroom teachers will be playing the announcements on Wednesdays during homeroom. Homeroom teachers are provided with a text version of […]

Free Winter Goalkeepers' Clinics at Valeo FC

Free Winter Goalkeepers’ Clinics at Valeo FC

Free Winter Goalkeepers’ Clinics at Valeo FC