Online marketplace for children’s activities by Newton Mompreneur

Online marketplace for children’s activities by Newton Mompreneur

Sopico, online search and booking tool for kids’ activities, now available in Newton Sopico, an online marketplace with more than 1200 activity providers and over 3000 activities, is now available in Newton! Parents can search, compare, review, and register for children’s classes, camps, birthdays, and more on Sopico.com. “I realized that parents, including me, struggle to […]

Otis Best Street in Greater Boston

Otis Best Street in Greater Boston

Boston Globe 2015 Top Spots to Live: The Best Streets in Greater Boston chose Otis Street in Newton! The Globe featured the largest, fanciest Victorians for their article, but there are also more modest yet lovely homes on Otis Street. OTIS STREET / NEWTON In less than a mile, Otis Street has two sections: one […]

Newton’s New Israeli-American Council Community Center Opens Today!

Newton's New Israeli-American Council Community Center

The Israeli-American Council (IAC) opens of its first community center, in Newton. The new IAC community center will serve an estimated 20,000 Israeli-Americans around Greater Boston, as they undergo a dramatic shift transforming their community. Until recently Israeli-Americans largely remained under the radar and never organized in force. For decades they lived in the shadows, shamed […]

New YogaBox Class: Thurs 7pm!

YogaBox Nonanum Boxing Club

Due to popular demand, the ONLY YogaBox™ fitness class in America is now expanding to Thursday evening classes starting at 7 pm – 8:15 pm. What is YogaBox™? Perfect for beginners new to boxing OR yoga; go at your own pace but with options for those who want a fun workout. Drop In! $25 per class or […]

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 […]

NNHS New Principal Update

Superintendent Fleishman’s Commencement Speech Controversy

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 […]

The Village Bank will award $50,000 in college scholarships

The Village Bank will award $50,000 in college scholarships

Joseph A. De Vito, president and CEO of The Village Bank, announced today that the Bank’s Auburndale Community Charitable Foundation will award a total of $50,000 in college scholarships to graduating, college-bound high school seniors from the communities served by the Bank. The Foundation will award two $10,000 scholarships and fifteen $2,000 scholarships. To be […]

Public Workshop On Traffic Signal Improvements In Auburndale

Public Workshop On Traffic Signal Improvements In Auburndale

Public Workshop On Traffic Signal Improvements In Auburndale Date: March 12, 2015 at 7:00 PM Location: City Hall – Aldermanic Chambers The City has initiated a project to implement specific transportation and traffic improvements in the Village of Auburndale.  Although the primary goal of this project is to upgrade traffic signals at key intersections, it […]

Public Hearing on Turtle Lane Project

Public Hearing on Turtle Lane Project

PUBLIC HEARING ON TURTLE LANE PROJECT Tuesday, March 10th at 7:00 PM Public hearings will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM, second floor, NEWTON CITY HALL before the LAND USE COMMITTEE of the BOARD OF ALDERMEN and in the case of continued petition #480-14, a proposed change to the City’s zoning […]

Juice Press Coming to The Street

Juice Press Coming to The Street

Juice Press, the popular cold press juice café with a cult following of health fans, is coming to The Street this summer. Visitors at The Street can now look forward to enjoying Juice Press’ signature menu of organic cold pressed juices, gourmet superfood smoothies, fresh salads, soups and a great variety of raw food. Juice Press will be […]