5K at Chestnut Hill Reservoir to benefit ATASK

5K at Chestnut Hill Reservoir to benefit ATASK

2nd Annual Community 5K Saturday, April 9th, 2016 Mark your calendars! ATASK is once again hosting the 2nd Annual Community 5K that brings together non-profit organizations serving the diverse Asian population in Greater Boston. Run or walk around the beautiful Chestnut Hill Reservoir with friends and family to show your support for non-profit organizations. Registration is […]

Iconic “Walden Woods” Steinway Piano Finds New Home with Philanthropists

Iconic “Walden Woods” Steinway Piano Finds New Home with Philanthropists

M. Steinert & Sons announces the recent sale of a one-of-a-kind Steinway & Sons grand piano to philanthropists Brian and Kathy Stevens of Marlborough, Massachusetts. The “Walden Woods” piano, an art case Steinway & Sons Model D concert grand created to commemorate the legacy of author and naturalist Henry David Thoreau, will be used by […]

Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK

Saturday, February 6th, 2016 Todos Dance & Fitness Studio is hosting a Lunar New Year Party to benefit ATASK. Join us for a fun-filled evening of celebration and ballroom dancing. There will also be some light catering by Weston’s own Dumpling Daughter! Admission is free. Onsite donations will be accepted, and proceeds from a raffle […]

Williams Elementary School Online Auction

Williams Elementary School Online Auction

The Williams PTO Camp & Snow Auction Is Officially Open! No need to wait any longer…You can bid now! Place Your Bid. Whether you’re looking for day camps or overnight camps or maybe looking to add a little adventure to your life, you’re sure to find something in our auction. Every bid helps support the […]

5K at Chestnut Hill Reservoir for ATASK

5K at Chestnut Hill Reservoir for ATASK

ATASK Community 5K Race SAVE THE DATE!! SATURDAY, APRIL 9, 2016 9 AM – 11 AM CHESTNUT HILL RESERVOIR BOSTON, MA Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK) is hosting the upcoming ATASK Community 5K Race on Saturday, April 9. The purpose of this 5K is to bring together and celebrate diverse non-profit organizations that serve and support […]

2 Worst Zoos for Elephants Here in Boston

2 Worst Zoos in North America Here in Boston

International animal protection organization, In Defense of Animals, today released its annual list of the 10 Worst Zoos for Elephants in North America, with two Massachusetts zoos featuring on the dishonorable list. Buttonwood scooped #5 worst, and Southwick’s Zoo is shamed in #10th place. Buttonwood Zoo is not new to this list and sadly, the […]

Holiday Fundraiser to Benefit Boston Children’s Hospital

Holiday Fundraiser to Benefit Boston Children’s Hospital

Holiday Fundraiser to Benefit Boston Children’s Hospital   WHAT:             When your child is sick, it’s hard to keep up a normal daily routine, and even harder doing so during the holiday season. This is something that Paul Turano, executive chef/owner of Tryst located in Arlington, MA and Cook in Newton, MA, knows all too […]

Donate your old eyeglasses and help others see

Donate your old eyeglasses and help others see

Donate your old eyeglasses and help others see Senior Tonino Sarandrea is collecting old eyeglasses to send with a group of doctors from New England College of Optometry to the Dominican Republic. If you have any eyeglasses that you no longer need, please place them in the collection box outside Mr. Turcotte’s office in Adams House at […]

NewTV Breast Cancer Survivor Stories

NewTV Breast Cancer Survivor Stories

Newton-based NewTV Production Services recently partnered with intimate apparel retailer Lady Grace Intimate Apparel to create a video telling the story of how the 80-year-old chain of Massachusetts stores helped share the stories of three breast cancer survivors and Lady Grace customers. The video captures the stories of three women who share their experience, encourage […]

Newton at Home’s Winter Buddies program

Winter Buddies Program

The leaves have just about finished falling from the trees, which could only mean one thing: it’s time for Newton residents to start thinking about winter. Winter can have significant effects on older adults. Slippery sidewalks, cold temperatures and snow make it difficult to move comfortably around town. Many feel a sense of isolation being in their […]