Newton News: Newton Developing into Russian Enclave, and Special Education Trend in MA

Some interesting links on Newton: Mass. suburb develops into a Russian enclave. The Mass. suburb that the Boston.com article refers to is Newton! Russian immigrants have become part of the character of the Boston suburb of Newton. More than 9% of people in the town report Russian ancestry, according to the U.S. Census, and residents […]

Go the F**K To Sleep. Seriously, Just Go To Sleep! New G Version.

Do you remember an old episode of Sex and the City where Carrie Bradshaw, desperate to meet Big’s ex-wife, meets with her to plug a book concept? Unfortunately, during her meeting, she discovers that Big’s ex-wife is a children’s book publisher. So she quickly makes up a story about a girl with magic cigarettes that […]

You Won’t Be Able To Guess Where This is From AND GIVEAWAY!

Where do you think these tasty treats came from? Starbucks? A bakery cafe? Like these places, these scones, cheese danish, banana bread and muffins are made without any preservatives. Would you believe me if I said that … They are delicious! They are from McDonald’s! As in Mickey D’s. YES, YES, YES, the place with […]

Sharon Schindler’s Photography at Temple Reyim

Israel Photography Exhibit by Sharon Schindler Photography by Sharon Schindler beginning April 20th Temple Reyim – 1860 Washington Street, Newton Newton is one of those places that is filled with talented artists and writers – we’re lucky like that.  The very talented photographer and Newton resident Sharon Schindler has a new temporary exhibit and new permanent […]

BSO: New Sheriff in Town for Youth & Family Concerts, Family Concert April 21

Boston Symphony Orchestra’s New Sheriff What do you get if you cross Bill Cosby with Pastor Archibold Epps and teach them to conduct a first rate orchestra? Why, Thomas Wilkins, the new permanent Boston Symphony Orchestra Youth Concert Conductor. Technically, he’s the Germeshausen Youth and Family Concerts Conductor. He makes classical music fun and accessible to […]

Boston Celtic Center Greg Steimsma Fundraiser for Young Audiences of MA!

Please save Wednesday, April 25th, 7-9pm for what promises to be a memorable evening benefitting Young Audiences of MA! Held at one of the hottest restaurants today, Lydia Shire and Jasper White’s Towne Stove and Spirits (named one of America’s Best New Restaurants of 2011 by Esquire Magazine), this social fundraising event is hosted by Boston Celtic Center Greg Steimsma, who […]

Missing BC Student, Franco Garcia’s Body Found in Reservoir, No Sign of Foul Play

Yesterday, Franco Garcia’s body was found yesterday in the Chestnut Hill reservoir near Boston College and the bar where Franco was last seen. The 21-year-old, who was studying chemistry and played clarinet in the symphony band, disappeared Feb. 22 after leaving a bar in Boston popular with college students. from CBS News Garcia, 21, was last […]

April Vacation Week Activities at Acton Discovery Museums!

Calendar of Events April 12 – 22 Mixing in Math, April 12 & 17 Celebrate National Robotics Week with Robots and Brain Bots, Inc.! April 12 Good Vibrations: Musical Instrument Exploration with Olin College, April 14 Write Your Own iPhone/iPad App! April 15 Spring Tree Walk, April 17 SMART Gals: Lost in Lexicon: An Adventure in […]

Book and Author Luncheon with Dennis Lehane and Mitchell Zuckoff

The Friends of the Newton Free Library is hosting a book and author luncheon benefit event. When: Friday, May 11, 2012 with a cash bar (wine) 11:00 am. Luncheon 12:00 pm. Speakers and Book Signing will follow the luncheon. Where: Ballroom, Newton Marriott Hotel, 2345 Commonwealth Avenue at Route 128, Newton, MA Dennis Lehare    Mitchell Zuckoff Who: Featured Speakers are Dennis […]

L’Aroma Cafe is Now Serving Brunch!

Brunch is now served every Sundays from 9 am to 2 pm at L’Aroma Cafe and Bakery located in Newton at 15 Spencer Street, behind the West Newton Cinema. Spinach Florentine Bake, $9 3 Buttermilk Pancakes with berry compote and creme fraiche, $7 Greek yogurt with Granola, Honey and Berries, $7 Farmer’s Omelet, American style […]