Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest By Marie Presti, Owner/broker, The Presti Group A friend of mine is flying the coop. She is starting to pack up her house in Newton, counting the days until she and her husband move into a small, Back Bay condo. She dreams of meandering along the Charles, hand-in-hand, strolling to the theater […]

Bernie Will Help You Get Through to Politicians

Bernie Sanders

If you, like me, are trying to call politicians in Washington DC and can’t get through, contact Bernie Sanders. My friend, who does NOT live in Vermont, asked for help. Bernie’s office gave her a phone number that actually gets through to her senator’s office. If you need help, go here. This guide, Indivisible, is […]

House Calls for Alexander Technique

House Calls for Alexander Technique

My wife is an Alexander Technique teacher who specializes in neuromuscular integration such as cranial sacral work. She works with injuries, people pre/post surgery and those experiencing anxiety and depression. We’re located in Arlington Heights, her studio is in Brookline Village, but she can also come to your home if that is more convenient. She can […]

Parking Hazard on Auburn Street

Parking Hazard on Auburn Street

Did anyone else notice  the defect of the curbing being to high from the street level on Auburn Street on the Village Bank block? It appears that a remedy is required to prevent other cars from being damaged on the front bumpers.  The easiest, and least costly, remedy is to raise the level of paving in […]

Watch for this “Renters Scam”

Craig's List Scams

About 6 pm Friday afternoon, a nice young man with his two little children knocked at my door.  He was inquiring if I knew anything about the people, “Marie and Mick,” who “own” the house next door to me. I was told that the house is advertised on Craig’s List as being available for rental at […]

DeCordova New England Biennial 2016

DeCordova New England Biennial 2016

DeCordova New England Biennial 2016 The deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum is one of our local gems. Located in Lincoln, it is known to many in the area for it extraordinary large-scale outdoor sculptures, set in a pleasantly landscaped 30-acre park. It’s a perfect place to take the family for an outing on a nice […]

Newton Indoor Tennis Starting!

Newton Indoor Tennis Starting!

Tennis Players! Welcome to Indoor Winter Tennis Sunday Winter Tennis in the Newton South Gym!! TENNIS- Quick Start & Cardio Quick Start Strokes, instructional games, hitting, running and rallying fun. We are proud to bring you Quick Start. This new way of teaching kids uses modified nets and balls so everybody can succeed, learn quickly […]

Win FREE Passes to Artemis Yoga

Win FREE Passes to Artemis Yoga

Liz Padula of Auburndale is the owner of Artemis Yoga in Watertown. It’s a beautiful studio with two practice rooms, fully equipped with complimentary yoga mats. Classes are held at a comfortable temperature with leveled classes so you find one that is right for you. They  also have lockers, a shower and mat storage for members. […]

Learn About Diabetes & the JBW Fund

Learn About Diabetes & the JBW Fund

On January 19, 2003, Jordan Weiss, a fourth grade student at Mason-Rice School in Newton, Massachusetts passed away in his sleep from complications of undiagnosed diabetes. To honor Jordan’s memory, the JBW Fund was established by his family, friends and community to foster awareness and education of the warning signs of diabetes.  Sometimes the signs […]

Holiday Pop Up Market Dec 4th at Common Ground Arlington

Common Ground Pop Up Holiday Market in Arlington MA

Please join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington. 319 Broadway Arlington, MA 02474 20 Artisans and Businesses will be showcased! Sunday, December 4th 11 am to 3 pm Joli Savons: handmade * all natural * organic soaps and skincare products * for hypersensitive skin Bottle Branch: Botanical Artwork and Photography […]