Local Authors Sought for Arlington Book Festival

Local Authors Sought for Arlington Book Festival

Local Authors Sought *Calling all Local Authors for Arlington Book Festival *Robbins Library is bringing back the Arlington Book Festival on Saturday November 5. Local authors are encouraged to submit an application <https://robbinslibrary.wordpress.com/arlington-book-festival-2016/> to participate in this festival. The number of applications we receive and the areas of interest and expertise among our applicants will […]

Beware of IRS Phone Scam

Beware of the IRS Phone Scam

Here’s what IRS.gov has to say about just one variation of a phone scam. An excerpt from the page: If you receive an unexpected call from someone claiming to be from the IRS, here are some of the telltale signs to help protect yourself. The IRS will never: – Call to demand immediate payment using a […]

FREE Walk-in Flu Shot Clinics in Newton

REE Walk-in Flu Shot Clinics in Newton

Be Wise & Immunize! Join Newton-Wellesley Hospital for a FREE Walk-In Flu Shot Clinic Near You Open to adults ages 18 and older   Tuesday October 11, 4-7pm Wikstrom Surgical Center Lobby/East Entrance Newton-Wellesley Hospital   Thursday, October 20, 1-4pm Jewish Community Center 333 Nahanton Street, Newton   Friday, October 28, 1-4pm Wikstrom Surgical Center […]

Hurricane Matthew Preparedness

Hurricane Matthew Preparedness

Bring in outdoor furniture, charging batteries, emergency kits, and more. With the possible threat of Hurricane Matthew following a track that could have a major impact on New England this weekend, the Arlington Fire Department and Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) recommends actions that people can take to minimize the potential damage from this storm. – […]

MA College Rankings: U.S. News & World Report

MA College Rankings: U.S. News & World Report

According to U.S. News and World Report, the top college in the United States is … Princeton! The highest ranking Massachusetts colleges are Harvard University at #2, MIT at #7, Tufts University at #27, Boston College at #31, Brandeis University at #34, and Boston University and Northeastern University tied at #39. 1. Princeton University (NJ) 2. Harvard University […]

Family Day at MassArt

Family Day at MassArt

Family Day: A free day of art activities for families of all ages Saturday, October 22, 11 am-4 pm, in the Bakalar & Paine Galleries What: MassArt welcomes families and friends of all ages to Family Day in the Bakalar & Paine Galleries. Visitors are invited to explore the fall exhibitions in a new and creative […]

Ronsky’s Pop Up at The Street

Ronsky’s Pop Up at The Street

Its most gourmet pop-up yet, The Street is thrilled to announce Ronsky’s, a café by James Beard award-winning chef Ron Suhanosky, will take over The Pop-Up today through the end of 2016. Complementing Ronsky’s at The Pop-Up and adding to The Street’s charm, Chef Suhanosky will also launch The Pop-Up on Wheels, a custom-made, vintage […]

Chopped Junior Show CASTING Now

Chopped Junior Show CASTING Now

The Food Network is looking for promising young chefs for their next Chopped Junior show. They are in search of young culinary masterminds between the ages of 9 and 13 who can take the heat in the kitchen and the competition!

Writing Contest for Teens and Adults

Teen Writing Contest

Story Shares, a nonprofit organization devoted to inspiring reading practice and improving literacy skills, has launched its annual “Relevant Reads Story of the Year” writing contest. The call-for-entries began Aug. 23, 2016 and has a submission deadline of Dec. 31, 2016. The contest is seeking submissions of books for young readers in a variety of […]

Laurie Halse Anderson at Wellesley Books

Laurie Halse Anderson

Laurie Halse Anderson’s Ashes, the final book of the Seeds of America trilogy! 10/18/2016 7:00pm Wellesley Books Central Plaza 82 Central St Wellesley, MA 02482 ABOUT THE BOOK Return to the American Revolution in this blistering conclusion to the trilogy that began with the bestselling National Book Award Finalist Chains and continued with Forge, which The New York […]