New La Tate Mexican Restaurant is Muy Delicioso!

La Tate Mexican Restaurant in Newton is new and we just tried it! First of all, we were impressed by the salsa. It was fresh and homemade. The usual stuff is not too spicy (probably in deference to the area), but they gave us a habanero salsa that they made for the staff. It was […]

New Teen Room at Newton Free Library

The new Teen Room at the Newton Free Library is fabulous! Check out all the meeting spaces and inviting nooks! The carpet is brand new! The YA books are attractively on display. A few things to note about the Teen Room: – No adults allowed to sit at the tables! – No noise limitations! Make […]

Dawn Davis FREE Yoga Video for Shoulders

My awesome yoga teacher, Dawn Davis Yoga, is off to Italy on vacation so there is no yoga for the month of August. She left us this free yoga routine and I thought I’d share with you! Here’s her message: Check out the link to the free yoga video below! My hope is you are […]

Cover Reveal of HOW TO COACH GIRLS and 2 Chapter Giveaway!

How to Coach Girls by Mia Wenjen and Alison Foley

We are thrilled to reveal the cover of How To Coach Girls! Volunteer parents and experienced coaches alike will find invaluable advice on creating a successful team that motivates girls to stay in sports beyond the middle school years. Twenty-two chapters cover major issues, including how to pick captains, the importance of growth mindset, issues […]

Keyes Drugs Partners with Newton at Home

Keyes Drug Partners with Newton at Home to Bring Health Programming to Newton Residents

Keyes Drug in Newton, a pharmacy that provides prescriptions, compounded medications, medical supplies, high quality vitamins and nutritional supplements, and vaccines, has just announced it will partner with Newton at Home (NAH), a nonprofit organization dedicated to keeping seniors living in their homes safely. Keyes will sponsor Newton at Home’s health and wellness programs for […]

Massachusetts has 8th Least At-Risk Youth

Top 10 States with Least At Risk Youth

Massachusetts Is 2017’s State with the 8th Least At-Risk Youth according to WalletHub study. To determine where young Americans are not faring as well as others in their age group, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 10 key indicators of youth risk. The data set ranges from share of […]

No Frills Yoga Video from Dawn Davis Yoga

NO FRILLS YOGA from Dawn Davis Yoga I hope you enjoy this “no frills yoga” video in the comfort of your own home! It’s short (about 25 minutes), and is intended to get the energy flowing and promote balance and centeredness. <iframe width=”640″ height=”360″ src=”https://www.youtube.com/embed/Vlq66dOvNLg” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>   Dawn Davis Yoga classes resume at The […]

Restorative Yoga Video with Dawn Davis Yoga

Take some time out (20 minutes or less) to enjoy these four restorative postures that will reset your nervous system and peel back layers of stress. Mini-meditations are woven throughout this video. This free yoga demonstration from Dawn Davis Yoga. Classes Resume on Friday September 1st at The Windsor Club with Dawn Davis Yoga, Wednesday […]

Dirty Boy Composting Now Installing Rain Barrels!

Dirty Boy Composting Partnering with The Great American Rain Barrel Company

Dirty Boy Composting Partnering with The Great American Rain Barrel Company Dirty Boys Composting is excited to announce that we are now selling and installing rain barrels from the Great American Rain Barrel Company. These barrels are made from repurposed olive shipping containers and help manage the local water supply by reducing water consumption. The water collected […]

Activate Newton invites residents to walk Newton’s 13 villages

Activate Newton invites residents to walk Newton's 13 villages

During the month of May, Activate Newton challenges YOU to get active in each of Newton’s 13 villages. Log your progress on our ChallengeRunner page (activatenewton.challengerunner.com) and be entered to win amazing prizes! If you need activity ideas, check out the Activate Newton webpage for an activities calendar, walking maps, and more: www.newtonma.gov/activate If you would like to […]