Splendid® Holiday Book Drive for Milk + Bookies

Splendid® Holiday Book Drive for Milk + Bookies

Los Angeles-based brand Splendid® is excited to announce their second annual nationwide holiday book drive for Milk + Bookies benefiting the National Relief Charities December 4th, 2014 – January 4th, 2015. Donated books will be used to stock eight school libraries at the Pine Ridge Reservation located in southwest South Dakota, an area that is among […]

Support the Chinese Historical Society of New England

Support the Chinese Historical Society of New England

I’d like to invite you to participate in giving back, by supporting the Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) and our efforts to document, promote and preserve the history and legacy of Chinese Americans in New England. Donate here. Meet Lucy, who has embarked on a mission to organize CHSNE’s archive/storage room this Fall/Winter…… “My name […]

Whole Foods Donates Turkeys to Needy Families

Whole Foods Donates Turkeys to Newton Families in Need

On Tuesday, November 25, 2014, Whole Foods Market Newtonville donated twelve turkeys and all the fixings for Thanksgiving to the Boys & Girls Club of Newton to give to families in need.  Jessica Cann, Marketing Team Leader & Community Liaison at Whole Foods Market Newtonville, along with fellow co-workers Eddy Boonchuilier and Larry of the […]

Holiday Scholarship Fundraiser for Auburndale Nursery School

Holiday Scholarship Fundraiser for Auburndale Nursery School

Saturday, December 6th 10 AM – 2PM Holiday Scholarship Fundraiser for   Auburndale Community Nursery School 1 and Too 218 Walnut Street Newtonville Silent Auction, Craft Vendors, Children’s Activities, 100+ Family Flea Market, and a cafe with pizza donated by Paddy’s/O’Hara’s Restaurants! ADMISSION -FREE

Cook Cooks for Charity

Cook for Charity

Cook Restaurant Kicks Off Month-Long Fundraiser for Boston Children’s Hospital with Ben and Tonya Mezrich WHAT: Cook, the award-winning restaurant located in Newton, MA is kicking off its annual month-long holiday fundraiser for Boston Children’s Hospital with a special “Cook for Charity” event featuring New York Times best-selling author Ben Mezrich and fashion designer Tonya […]

Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Show!

Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Show!

Celebrate Newton   December 7, 2014 10am – 4pm Newton South High School   Come celebrate with Newton Artisans at Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Show! Food, Live Music, Kids’ Crafts Table Proceeds benefit the Newton Community Education Scholarship Fund Sharon Schindler Photography will be there!

CoolSculpting Event at Krauss Dermatology: Goody Bags and Prizes

Please join us for a Coolsculpting® Open House on  Thursday, December 11 from 5:30-7:30 pm at Krauss Dermatology. Krauss Dermatology 1 Washington St Wellesley Hills, MA 02481 Coolsculpting® is a groundbreaking, FDA approved, noninvasive procedure that permanently removes stubborn fat deposits in the abdomen, hips (love handles/muffin top),  back (bra fat) and now the inner and outer thighs as […]

Last Day to Bid on Items Benefitting Historic Newton

$300 Off a Luxury Hand Painted Portrait by Nomi Wagner

Historic Newton launches a benefit online auction to help fund our citywide programs as well as exhibits at the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds — our new museum and education center.  Bid on $300 Off a Luxury Hand Painted Portrait by Nomi Wagner   We have a range of great items and hope you will buy […]

Participants Needed for Online Pregnancy Study at BU

Participants Needed for Online Pregnancy Study

Pregnancy Study Online (PRESTO) is an NIH-funded study conducted by researchers at Boston University.   The study is seeking  women aged 21-45 who are planning a pregnancy now (or in the next 6 months). Women from all over the United States and Canada are welcome.   The questionnaires are completed online. Half of participants get […]

The Newton Solar Challenge:  Just what you need to beat high utility bills and stare down global warming

Newton Solar Challenge

Please welcome my guest author, John Tourtelotte, Founder, BarnRaise Energy and Newton Solar Challenge. Informational workshops so you can get answers from experts What is it going to take to cut your energy bills?  And make a real difference in your own personal carbon footprint? We live in an age of constant demands for attention.  Like […]