Newton #315 for College Experience (#12 worst)

Newton #315 for College Experience

With college-application deadlines approaching and campus tours in the offing, WalletHub ranked 326 U.S. cities and towns that promise the best combination of academic, social and economic opportunities for students.   Here’s what Wallethub ranked the college experience in Newton, with 1 being the best, and 163 average: 315th – Adjusted Cost of Living for […]

Weekday Nursery School Accepting Applications

Weekday Nursery School is now accepting applications for next fall. 54 Lincoln St. Newton Highlands, MA 02461 Their flyer is here: img-Z08111131-0001

Restoration of Newton’s Oldest Burying Ground

Restoration of Newton's Oldest Burying Ground

Mayor Setti Warren announced today that Newton’s efforts to restore and preserve its historic East Parish Burying Ground have advanced with the award of a $50,000 matching grant from the Massachusetts Historical Commission. “We are grateful that the Massachusetts Historical Commission selected Historic Newton for this valuable grant,” Mayor Warren said.  “The grant will be […]

Newton #7 Most Affluent in MA

Newton #7 Most Affluent in MA

The Boston Business Journal’s “Rich State, Poor State: The Most—and Least—Affluent Communities in Massachusetts” ranked Newton the No. 7 most-affluent community.  According to BBJ, Newton’s Stats are: Population: 86,241 Median household income: $119,148 Median home value: $696,500 Percent of workers earning $100,000+: 28.8 percent Adults with advanced degrees: 48.7 percent Top 10 affluent communities: Dover […]

FREE Yoga Classes all week at NEW Artemis Yoga!

Artemis Yoga in Watertown MA

Liz Padula of Auburndale has opened a new yoga studio in Watertown, Massachusetts! To kick off her the opening, she’s offering FREE classes all week! Classes begin on Monday Dec 7th with free classes all week Monday the 7th through Saturday the 12th. Artemis Yoga 639 Mt. Auburn Street Watertown, MA 02472 The schedule is […]

Ethnic Makeup of Newton

Ethnic Makeup of Newton

According to the latest Census statistics available  2010), Newton’s population made up of: 82.3 percent white 2.5 percent African American 0.1 percent American Indian and Alaska native 11.5 percent Asian 0 percent Hawaiian 2.4 percent two ore more races 4.1 percent Hispanic. How does that compare to the rest of the state? Massachusetts statistics are: […]

Bollywood Star Priyanka Chopra NNHS Grad

Bollywood Star Priyanka Chopra NNHS Grad

11.1 million viewers tuned into ABC’s Quantico starring Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra, if you include the time shifted viewing on DVRs the three days after last Sunday’s premiere. It was the highest rated Sunday night program among young adults. That had to be great news for Anjula Acharia-Bath. The venture capitalist’s goal for the last […]

Q3 2015 Newton Single Family Market Update

Q3 2015 Newton Single Family Market Update

New! Jump N’ Slide in Newton

Jump and Slide

Jump N’ Slide, the newest entertainment destination for kids and families, is NOW OPEN in Newton, just outside of Boston! Jump N’ Slide is the perfect venue for a child’s birthday party or a group play date and caters to children of all ages, toddlers through teens! JUMP HALL is the largest of the various […]

NEW Sapporo Restaurant! Under Newish Management!

Sapporo Restaurant Newton Centre Korean and Japanese food

Sapporo has a new but familiar owner. Winnie the amazing waitress who could manage a full house on her own has taken over. It’s nice to see the American Dream in full force! She’s revamped the menu to streamline it a bit. She’s also added new items but what we really noticed was a sense […]