• Garden City Summer Soccer Camp Newton MA ILoveNewton I Love Newton

    Obesity Prevention Training for Youth Soccer Coaches

    US Youth Soccer Launches First-of-its-Kind Nationwide Child “Coaching Healthy Habits” equips coaches to teach healthy habits in addition to soccer skills US Youth Soccer, the largest youth sports organization in the nation, is taking a stand against childhood obesity with Coaching Healthy Habits, a new training to help coaches teach youth players to make healthier […]

  • Chinese Historical Society of New England annual dinner Boston

    Chinese Historical Society of NE Annual Dinner

    The Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) annual meeting and dinner is just a few weeks away—Wednesday, September 24—at China Pearl restaurant in Boston.   This year, CHSNE will be honoring Boston Dragon Boat Festival, Inc for its 35-year dedication to promoting and sharing a Chinese tradition on the Charles River, across New England […]

  • Newton Senior Center, Need help with computers, laptops or iPads?

    Need help with computers, laptops or iPads?

    Free Computer Help Friday, September 12, 2014 9:30 AM-11:30 AM Newton Senior Center 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville Need help with computers, laptops or iPads? Sign up with the Front Desk Receptionist for FREE one-on-one tutorials! Our tutors can help with the following:  Basics, Camera, Craigslist, Excel, Email, Facebook, Games, Google, iPad, MAC, PC, Photoshop, Word.  […]

  • BJ Novak, Jason Segel

    Family Friendly Events at Harvard Book Store

    Jason Segel on Friday, Sept. 12 (reading from his new book Nightmares!, for middle-grade readers) B.J. Novak on Thursday, Oct. 2 (reading from The Book With No Pictures, for early readers) For the Jason Segel event, there’s a raffle for families to win free tickets (raffle deadline is Sunday 9/7 at 11:59pm) here.   Harvard Book […]

  • YogaBox open house, Nonantum Boxing Club

    YogaBox: Try FREE Class at Open House

    What is YogaBox? It’s a new fitness concept developed at Nonantum Boxing Club to combine the cardio and strengthening workout of a boxing workout with the core workout and stretching of yoga.   Why combine Yoga with Boxing? Boxing actually has a lot in common with yoga. Both are all about the breath. You need […]

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!



Newton North High School, NNHS

Boston Magazine Ranks Newton High Schools

Boston Magazine’s Best Public High Schools: Top 50 Ranking  Newton South High School #5 Newton North High School #26 School Rank Enrollment Avg. Class Size Student-Teacher Ratio Per-Pupil Spending Avg. MCAS, Reading Avg. MCAS, Math Avg. MCAS, Science Avg. SAT, Reading Avg. SAT, Writing Avg. SAT, Math Dollars Spent Per SAT Point % Scoring 3-5 […]

Garden City Summer Soccer Camp Newton MA ILoveNewton I Love Newton

Obesity Prevention Training for Youth Soccer Coaches

US Youth Soccer Launches First-of-its-Kind Nationwide Child “Coaching Healthy Habits” equips coaches to teach healthy habits in addition to soccer skills US Youth Soccer, the largest youth sports organization in the nation, is taking a stand against childhood obesity with Coaching Healthy Habits, a new training to help coaches teach youth players to make healthier […]

Chinese Historical Society of New England annual dinner Boston

Chinese Historical Society of NE Annual Dinner

The Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) annual meeting and dinner is just a few weeks away—Wednesday, September 24—at China Pearl restaurant in Boston.   This year, CHSNE will be honoring Boston Dragon Boat Festival, Inc for its 35-year dedication to promoting and sharing a Chinese tradition on the Charles River, across New England […]

Mahoney's Garden Center hiring

Mahoney’s Hiring in Wayland, Brighton

Love plants, flowers and working with people? Mahoney’s Garden Center is hiring at their different locations. The job postings are here. Want to make some money? Want to get out from behind the desk? Like working with plants and people? Want to get the employee discount? Perhaps Mahoney’s is for you. Part-time, Mornings, Afternoons, Weekends […]

Weekly Group Ride with Bike Newton

Weekly Group Bike Rides for Kids and Adults

Weekly Group Ride with Bike Newton BikeNewton leads group bike rides weekly through October 2014. They usually start and end at the Newton Main Library on Homer St., but there may be other starting points throughout Newton, so please check the Bike Newton website first. Monday Rides! Join us every Monday night in the summer […]

Newton Senior Center, Need help with computers, laptops or iPads?

Need help with computers, laptops or iPads?

Free Computer Help Friday, September 12, 2014 9:30 AM-11:30 AM Newton Senior Center 345 Walnut Street, Newtonville Need help with computers, laptops or iPads? Sign up with the Front Desk Receptionist for FREE one-on-one tutorials! Our tutors can help with the following:  Basics, Camera, Craigslist, Excel, Email, Facebook, Games, Google, iPad, MAC, PC, Photoshop, Word.  […]

BJ Novak, Jason Segel

Family Friendly Events at Harvard Book Store

Jason Segel on Friday, Sept. 12 (reading from his new book Nightmares!, for middle-grade readers) B.J. Novak on Thursday, Oct. 2 (reading from The Book With No Pictures, for early readers) For the Jason Segel event, there’s a raffle for families to win free tickets (raffle deadline is Sunday 9/7 at 11:59pm) here.   Harvard Book […]

YogaBox open house, Nonantum Boxing Club

YogaBox: Try FREE Class at Open House

What is YogaBox? It’s a new fitness concept developed at Nonantum Boxing Club to combine the cardio and strengthening workout of a boxing workout with the core workout and stretching of yoga.   Why combine Yoga with Boxing? Boxing actually has a lot in common with yoga. Both are all about the breath. You need […]

Networking Event at NewTV

Shake it Up With Social Media

Shake it Up With Social Media When: Friday, Sept. 12, 9-11 a.m. Where: Newton-Needham Chamber office, 281 Needham St, Newton Cost: $50/chamber members, $60/non-members Like it, love it, or hate it… as a business professional, you simply can’t ignore social media. You’ve heard all the names — Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, Google+, and many […]

Join Flash Mob Video Today at 6pm

Join Flash Mob Video Today at 6pm

Sitting Down for a Super Cause Flash Mob Video – Tuesday, September 9, 2014 6PM We are welcoming all folks to join us TODAY at Community Boating. Community Boating, Inc | 21 David Mugar Way | Boston | MA | 02114 Tuesday, September 9th at 6PM on CBI‘s dock for our “Sitting Down for a Super Cause” Flash […]

Little Bookworms Storytime at MSPCA

Little Bookworms Storytime at MSPCA

Little Bookworms Wednesday, September 10 Join the MSPCA for a unique story time experience.  Volunteers read animal themed stories to toddlers and preschool children, play games, and sing songs.  After the stories, the volunteers bring out a few of the shelter’s animals to interact with the children.  Kids can color with crayons, play with playdough, […]

8 Swaps for Healthy School Lunches

8 Swaps for Healthy School Lunches

A recent Tufts University study found that only 27% of lunches parents are packing for kids meet at least three of the five National School Lunch Program standards (requiring one serving each of fruit, vegetable, grain, protein and milk). Not a single one of the 626 children’s lunches in the study fully met the NSLP standards. As […]