Throwdown NNHS: Talk the Talk or Walk the Walk? Regarding Racism in Thoroughly Modern Millie

racism in Thoroughly Modern Millie

Dear Principal Price, Mr. Brown, and Mr. Young, This week, I was disappointed to hear about the controversy around North’s production of Thoroughly Modern Millie, and what the students, families, faculty and community will take away from this production. I have four concerns: Valuing one group while marginalizing another – This play was selected for the […]

Donate to MS by Ordering Orange Citrus Blossom Edible Arrangement

Orange Citrus Blossom, National MS society

National Multiple Sclerosis Society announced its partnership with 62 Edible Arrangements® stores of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island for its fourth annual MS awareness campaign to raise funds to help people with MS and to support MS research.  Over the past three years, these Edible Arrangements® locations donated nearly $33,000 to this cause. Edible Arrangements® stores throughout […]

GELF Benefit Dinner This Saturday!

GELF Dinner 2014

2014 Global Education Leadership Dinner at Newton North High School GELF and Newton Schools Foundation Saturday, March 8, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM (EST) Newton, MA Please join GELF in a benefit dinner to help fund scholarships for Newton High School Students to travel abroad. GELF TICKETS GELF MENU Course 1- Peru Corn, […]

Newton Talent Show: Apply Now!

Newton Has Talent, Rotary club talent show, hosted by matty in the morning

Are you a talented Newton resident? Newton Has Talent is so excited to announce this year’s Master of Ceremonies at our live show will be Our current judges are  Matthew McArthur, executive director of The Record Company … … and internationally renowned classical guitarist Zaira Menses. Get tickets and more information at www.NewtonHasTalent.com. Submissions opened February 1st for the annual Rotary […]

Boston Globe GRANT Program: Help Young Audiences Arts for Learning

Boston Globe GRANT Program: Help Young Audiences Arts for Learning

The Boston Globe has announced a new initiative called GRANT (Globe Readers And Non-profits Together). Non-profit organizations across the state of Massachusetts have a unique opportunity to acquire highly coveted and expensive advertising space in the Boston Globe. Up to $20 million of advertising space will be gifted. As an organization that serves the entire Commonwealth, YAMA continues to build audiences in […]

Volunteer Opportunities with Little Brothers- Friends of the Elderly

We have participated in several events to visit the elderly through Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly and it has been a wonderful experience. The events are really well run and extremely organized. You just need to drive to Northeastern University to pick up food which takes about fifteen minutes. You then get an […]

Williams PTO Auction Is Officially Open!

The Williams PTO Auction Is Officially Open!

The Williams PTO Auction Is Officially Open! So what are you waiting for?…Bid Now! Place Your Bid. Whether you’re looking for something unique for yourself, searching for a gift for a special someone, or looking to add a little adventure to your life, you’re sure to find something in our auction. Every bid helps support our […]

Birthday Wishes CakeWalk Fundrasier: Registration Open!

Birthday Wishes CakeWalk Fundrasier: Registration Open!

It’s already kick-off time for CakeWalk 2014 and registration is officially open! Bright and early on Sunday morning, May 18, 2014, Birthday Wishes will celebrate its third annual CakeWalk at Millennium Park in West Roxbury, MA. CakeWalk is our signature (and only) fundraising event, reflecting the grassroots nature of our organization and the importance of kids helping kids. […]

The Second Step for Trivia Night Fundraiser

The Second Step Newton MA

Happy New Year!  Are you interested in combining your love for charitable giving with your love for dominating pub trivia? If so, please join The Second Step for Trivia Night on January 21st from 7-9 pm at Temple Emanuel in Newton.  It’s a great way to beat the winter blues, hang out with friends, and see how much arcane […]

Holiday Pop Up Store Tomorrow at L’Aroma Cafe

Holiday Pop Up store

Need last minute holiday gifts? Come to a Holiday Pop Up Store at L’Aroma Cafe tomorrow, Thursday, December 19th from 10 am to 1pm. L’Aroma Cafe is located behind the West Newton Cinema at 15 Spencer Street in West Newton Village. You will find local artists and artisans with gorgeous wares including hair accessories, accent […]