Historic Newton Museums FREE This Weekend

Historic Newton Museums FREE This Weekend

Saturday and Sunday, July 2 and 3, 10:00 AM-5:00 PM COMMUNITY WEEKEND AT HISTORIC NEWTON Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to our museums. At the Jackson Homestead and Museum, 527 Washington Street, and the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue, Newton. Information: 617-796-1450.  

NNHS: One School, One Question

NNHS One School, One Question

One School, One Question For fall 2016, NNHS will be exploring “one question” instead of “one book.” The question, developed by students and faculty together, is “Why do people put themselves in other people’s shoes, and what can we learn from that?” Our goal is for the exploration of this question to support our continued […]

Massachusetts Is 2016’s 6th Best State for Teen Drivers

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With more teens obtaining driver’s licenses during the summer than any other season and an average of 220 auto-related teen deaths occurring every month during the same period, the personal-finance website WalletHub today followed up on its analysis of the Best & Worst States for Summer Road Trips with an in-depth look at  2016’s Best […]

Rancatore’s Open at The Street

Rancatore's Open at The Street

The Street announces small batch ice cream store Rancatore’s will open tomorrow, June 17th, in The Pop-Up, its storefront devoted exclusively to a rotating mix of local brands. Rancatore’s will occupy the space through August 21st, bringing flavors such as Tiger Milk, Hydrox Cookie, Orange Fennel, and Dulce de Leche to The Street during the height of summer. The Pop-Up at The […]

Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival

Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival

The Suffolk Downs Racing and Food Truck Festival is returning for a second year, launching July 9 and 10. Please see attached release for more information, including a list of trucks that will be attending the festival in July. Live Thoroughbred racing returns to Suffolk Downs on Saturday and Sunday July 9 and 10, for the first of […]

The Folklorist Awarded Two More Emmy® Awards

The Folklorist Awarded Two More Emmy® Awards

The Folklorist Awarded Two More Emmy® Awards NewTV’s original program receives two Boston/New England Emmy® Awards NewTV’s Co-Directors of Original Programming, Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer, won two additional Emmy® Awards on Saturday, June 4 at the Westin Copley Place for their work on The Folklorist. One award was for Photographer Short Form and the […]

Valeo Play for FREE Program

Valeo Play for Free Club Soccer Program

Valeo FC is proud to announce a new “Play for Free” program for present and future families involved in the Valeo FC U.S. Soccer Development Academy Program. “Play for Free” will give players the option of volunteering at charitable organizations or coaching their younger clubmates in lieu of paying club fees. The program, created in […]

Massachusetts Is 4th Best State for Working Dads

Massachusetts Is 4th Best State for Working Dads in 2016

WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis of the Best & Worst States for Working Dads. In order to help dads balance their dual role as parent and provider, WalletHub analyzed the work-life balance, health conditions, financial well-being and child-rearing environments for working dads in the 50 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. We did so […]

4 Newton Residents Make 50 Richest in MA

4 Newton Residents Make 50 Richest in MA

Here’s a look at the top 10 richest in the Bay State. For the list of the top 50, visit the AffluenceIQ database. The first 30 are billionaires. Newton residents include #1, #6, #17, and #35. 1) Sheldon G. Adelson, 83, Newton. Net worth: $26.4 billion Born poor in Boston, Adelson is a casino mogul […]

Maine to Nova Scotia Deals for Families

Maine to Nova Scotia Deals

The CAT Days of Summer: Maine to Nova Scotia (Canada) Package Offers a Sea of Savings for Families An international vacation, a strong U.S. dollar and a boatload of savings. That’s what Americans traveling to Nova Scotia, Canada, will enjoy when traveling on The CAT, the just-back-in-time-for-summer high-speed ferry from Portland, Maine, to Yarmouth, Nova […]