Where to Watch Newton Fireworks

Where to Watch Newton Fireworks

4th of July Festivities All 4th of July Festivities will take place on Tuesday, July 4th, weather permitting. 10am – Noon: Kids Morning, Newton Centre Playground, Tyler Terrace Families and children ages 3 – 12 years Take part in the Grand Pet Parade, Decorated Doll Carriage Promenade, the Teddy Bear Parade, and the Foot Races […]

MA Best State for Education in US!

MA Best State for Education in US!

According to U.S. News and World Report, Massachusetts leads the country for best education. MA stats: Higher Education#20 2-Year College Grad. Rate#22 4-Year College Grad. Rate#14 Educational Attainment#1 Low Debt at Graduation#39 Tuition and Fees#41 Pre-K – 12#3 College Readiness#1 High School Grad. Rate#19 NAEP Math Scores#1 NAEP Reading Scores#2 Pre-K Quality#19 Preschool Enrollment#3 Best […]

Boston #1 Coziest City in US

Boston #1 Coziest City in US

The top ten America’s Coziest Cities are as follows: Boston, Massachusetts San Francisco, California Seattle, Washington Albany, New York Portland, Oregon Rochester, New York Minneapolis, Minnesota Sacramento, California Denver, Colorado Salt Lake City, Utah Visit Honeywell Plugged In to learn more about why each of these cities is considered so cozy.

Newton #66 Safest City in US

Newton Happy Place #13

Top 10 Safest Cities in the United States according to Neighborhood Scout. Newton ranks #66 behind Arlington, but just ahead of Wellesley. Oak Ridge, TN Shoreview, MN Ridgefield, CT Franklin, MA Zionsville, IN Bergenfield, NJ Lake in the Hills, IL Lexington, MA Bartlett, IL Reading, MA 15. Belmont, MA 16. Needham, MA 44. Andover, MA […]

Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For

Best Companies to Work For

Top 10 Best Companies to Work For in Massachusetts are: Boston Consulting Group (National Rank: 3) – Boston PriceWaterhouseCoopers (National Rank: 23) – Boston Cooley (National Rank: 25) – Boston Nvidia (National Rank: 39) – Westford Delta Air Lines (National Rank: 63) – Boston Cisco (National Rank: 67) – Boxborough Autodesk (National Rank: 71) – […]

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse. Two helpful PDFs with camps and volunteer opportunities for kids. After school and summer activities can be an essential part of your child’s educational and social/emotional learning. Research has shown the value of after school and summer programs and here in Newton, we are lucky […]

Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

The Boston area’s only winter-time Celtic festival will once again make a warm-weather appearance when Club Passim in Harvard Square hosts the third Summer BCMFest on July 2, featuring 12 hours of some of the best local Celtic music. Summer BCMFest is fashioned after the annual BCMFest (Boston’s Celtic Music Fest), a weekend gathering held […]

Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

This summer, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College is embracing the outdoors by hosting family-friendly activities on the Davis Museum plaza. The second annual summer series includes films, art-making activities, food, and—for the first time—outdoor yoga. SUMMER KICK-OFF CELEBRATION The summer series at the Davis Museum will commence with a kick-off event on Thursday, June […]

Shop Newton Food Pantry

Newton Food Pantry

The Newton Food Pantry, one of 3 food pantries located in Newton, provides food to any Newton resident who needs assistance putting food on their tables. Shoppers can visit the Newton Food Pantry, located in the basement of Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave.) once a month throughout the year, and choose from a wonderful […]

Old Quincy School for National Register of Historic Places

Old Quincy School for National Register of Historic Places

National Register of Historic Places State Review Wednesday, June 14th, 1:00pm Massachusetts Historical Commission, Archives Building | 220 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125  The Old Quincy School at 90 Tyler Street in Boston, c. 1903 (left) and 2017 (right).  CHSNE partnered with the Massachusetts Historical Commission and the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England […]