• Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age

    Raising Boys in the Digital Age The world of social media and 24/7 communications can be both exciting and overwhelming. Parents, educators, and child development experts struggle with questions like: How much screen time is too much? At what age should children be allowed access to digital media? Do digital tools enhance or hamper educational […]

  • Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

    Heart of the Young Athlete hosted by Debbie Drucker

  • FREE Live Performances: First Day... on the Second!

    FREE Live Performances: First Day… on the Second!

    FIRST DAY AT THE MOSESIAN CENTER FOR THE ARTS  The Dorothy and Charles Mosesian Center for the Arts is excited to announce the return of First Day… on the Second! The second annual event takes place on January 2nd from 11am to 2pm and features live performances from Magician Evan Northrup, Saxophonist Tim Hall, and […]

  • Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

    Holiday Artisan Market in Watertown

  • Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Newton Family Singers Dec 11th Concert

    Tickets On Sale Now! December 11th, 4:00pm, Newton Family Singers Presents “Happiness Is the Truth” Why do we sing? As Pharrell Williams says, “Because we’re happy!” Newton Family Singers explores joy and happiness with a concert of pop music with strong positive messages and irresistible melodies. Clap — and sing — along with us as […]

  • Celebrate Newton Holiday Craft Fair at NSHS
  • Poinsettia Festival

    Poinsettia Festival at Corpus Christi-St. Bernard

    Our Church ( Corpus Christi-St. Bernard) is holding a Poinsettia Festival next weekend, with a variety of lovely Poinsettias and Wreaths. Also included: Silent Auction, children’s crafts,  jewelry, baked goods, attic treasures, books, cash raffle, holiday items. Sat. Dec. 3   10 am to  6 pm Sun  Dec. 4    9 am to 1 pm Location: 1524 Washington St. […]

  • Common Ground Pop Up Holiday Market in Arlington MA

    Holiday Pop Up Market in Arlington

    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 More here.

Newton: A Great Place to Live!

Sharing information about why Newton, Massachusetts is a great place to live and raise a family. If you are thinking of moving to Newton, or have recently moved here, we'd like to help you get settled in. Feel free to ask questions and you'll get unbiased answers. Welcome!

NewTV’s FREE House of Haunts

NewTV’s FREE House of Haunts

It’s that time of the year again when ghouls and goblins will be out looking for a scare! NewTV’s fourth annual House of Haunts is a free family-friendly event offering fun and games for the kids, a costume parade, a scavenger hunt and more. The event runs from 4:00pm-7:00pm on Thursday, October 27th, NewTV Studios […]

Fall Family Shows at Club Passim in Cambridge

Fall Family Shows at Club Passim in Cambridge

Wayne Potashwill be coming to Passim on Saturday, October 22 with his band to put on a high energy show that involves young audiences with sing-a-longs, dancing, jumping and lots of good-natured fun. Nerissa & Katryna Nields have always had a sound that translates across generations and will be coming to Passim on Saturday, November […]

Trek Therapeutics

Work From Home PT Accounting Position

Trek Therapeutics in Cambridge is looking for a part-time accountant. Predominantly work-from-home, with occasional meetings at our office near Alewife. Please respond via the Craigslist posting: http://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/acc/5811127286.html

Newton's Only Billionaire...

Newton’s Only Billionaire…

There are six billionaires in Massachusetts according to Fortune Magazine, who came out with their newest Fortune 400. Of these six billioniares in MA, only one is from Newton. Can you guess? Jim Davis of  New Balance is ranked No. 94 in the country with a net worth of $5.2 billion. Top 10 Billionaires in the US: […]

Soccer Clinics at Valeo

Soccer Clinics at Valeo

SESSION II – VFC Fall Mini Champions LEAGUE & CLINICS 2016 Session II NOW AVAILABLE! Sign up for both programs and SAVE $50! Use promo code VFC50MCLC16. The flyer and register button link will bring you to the LEAGUE page. This link will bring you to the CLINICS page: https://valeofc.sportngin.com/register/form/797628961

Crafters Sought for Pop Up Market

Crafters Sought for Pop Up Market

Are you an artist, artisan, or have a craft product or home business that you want to promote for the holiday season? Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington (319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474). We can have 16 vendors and have a few spots left. We expect 250-300 people to […]

Trick or Treat at The Street

Trick or Treat at The Street Oct 22

THE STREET TO HOST ITS WILDLY POPULAR HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA, TRICK-OR-TREAT AT THE STREET,  SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2016 from 1PM to 4PM Photo Credit: The Street The Street announces its wildly popular Halloween extravaganza, Trick-or-Treat at The Street, will return on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 1pm to 4pm. With hundreds of adults and children expected to attend, […]

2017 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards

Apply: Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Foundation Opens Entry Period for 2017 Scholarship Awards High School Seniors Running Their Own Business are Encouraged to Apply Now The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Young Entrepreneur Foundation announced that its scholarship application for the 2017 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards is now open through December 18, 2016.  High school seniors […]

late school start

Later School Start Community Forum

Dear Families, Last year, I shared information with you about the important work Newton is doing to examine the impact of high school start times on students. Since Newton began its work, several other districts across the state have begun to investigate whether a change in high school start time is right for their district. […]

Free Family Fun at The Arsenal Center for the Arts

Free Family Fun at The Arsenal Center for the Arts

The Arsenal Center for the Arts kicks off another season of Free Family Fun this fall! Children of all ages and abilities are invited to join us on the third Saturday of the month from 10am to 12pm to experiment with paint, paper, collage, performance, movement, and more! 2016-2017 Free Family Fun Dates: October 15 […]