• Jasmine Toguchi Super Sleuth

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Girls’ Day!

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Celebrating Girls’ Day! March 3, 2018 11 AM Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459   Join Debbi Michiko Florence in a celebration of the Japanese holiday, Girls’ Day. She will talk about about Girls’ Day, do an origami activity and read from (and sign) Jasmine Toguchi Super […]

  • I'll Stay by Karen Day

    Karen Day New Adult Novel: Book Launch Event at Newtonville Books!

    Book Launch Event I’ll Stay by Karen Day Thursday, February 8 7pm  Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459 In this compelling, emotionally complex novel, a college friendship sparks a life-changing sacrifice that connects two women forever–even as it shatters their closeness . . . “Let her go. I’ll stay.” There are some decisions […]

  • Fleuri Designs

    Fleuri Designs Fall Open House

    Fleuri Designs, is hosting a Fall Open House this Thursday and Friday (details below). There will be lots of great vendors and Fleuri Designs will be offering fall plants, fresh flowers, succulents, permanent botanicals and more! Event is free and open to everyone.

  • Common Ground Pop Up Market 2017

    Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market

    Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington (319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474). Common Ground in Arlington Third Annual Holiday Pop Up Market October 15th, Sunday from 11am-3pm   Arlington Recycling Committee: Advocating and supporting local initiatives to promote solid waste reduction, reuse, recycling, composting and more. ArtSpan – Munroe Center […]

  • Hope Walks

    Registration Open for HopeWalks

      Registration Open now for HopeWalks! Newton-Wellesley Hospital has announced that online registration is now “live” for the eighth annual Hope Walks event to be held on Sunday, October 1, 2017. One of Newton-Wellesley’s most beloved traditions, Hope Walks is a 3.3-mile walk to benefit patients of the Vernon Cancer Center. Proceeds from the fundraiser […]

  • Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017!

  • Summertime at The Street FREE Series

    Summertime at The Street FREE Series

    Summertime at The Street series remains in full effect. There are five complimentary events each week, ranging from the popular Kick It By Eliza fitness class to Berklee College of Music performances to Children’s Dance Parties, as well as special events like Barry’s x Best Buddies and Summertime Savasana, Yoga Under the Stars. All events are free and open to the […]

  • Soliciting Donations for Silk Road Gala

    Soliciting Donations for Silk Road Gala

    ATASK (Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence) is seeking donations for the silent action for its annual fundraiser, the Silk Road Gala. Please save the date and contact Christina Ayala if you want to make a donation to this worthy cause. Cristina Ayala Co-Executive Director Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence PO Box 120108 Boston, […]

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!

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 […]

Valeo FC IberCup Tryouts - Spain

Valeo FC IberCup Tryouts – Spain

The IberCup is currently one of the most important World Youth Football Tournaments in the Planet. Every year about 32,000 players participate in IberCup tournaments for a week of competition, fantastic experiences and extraordinary opportunities to compete with some of the TOP teams in the world. This year the proximity to the Mediterranean Sea area […]

Boston College Women's Soccer Prospect Clinic Jan 14-15, 2017

Boston College Women’s Soccer Prospect Clinic

Boston College Women’s Soccer Winter Prospect Clinic Dates: Sat Jan 14  – Sun Jan 15, 2017 Time: 9am 3pm (both days) Ages: 13+ Location: Alumni Stadium Bubble Cost: $250 (Lunch included) More specific information on the clinic, including information on how to register, can be found on our website www.bcwomenssoccer.com. If you have any questions, or would like more information, please […]

Newton City Wide Food Drive: Volunteer and Donate

Newton City Wide Food Drive: Volunteer and Donate

Dear Residents, The 4th Annual City-Wide Food Drive for Newton families is currently running through December 28th. 1 in 8 households in Newton survives on less than $25,000 in annual income. Newton’s four food pantries provide an invaluable service to our community by serving over 1,500 of our residents in one month. You can help […]

Newton At Home: Volunteer for Winter Buddies

Newton At Home: Volunteer for Winter Buddies

AS ARCTIC AIR SETS IN, NEWTON AT HOME LAUNCHES ANNUAL WINTER BUDDIES PROGRAM  Winter can have significant effects on older adults. Slippery sidewalks, freezing cold temperatures and snow make it difficult to move comfortably and safely around town. Many feel a sense of isolation being in their homes for long periods of time. That’s where […]

Valeo FC Winter Holiday Clinic

Valeo FC Winter Holiday Clinic

Valeo FC Winter Holiday Clinic

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. […]

Visit Edward M. Kennedy Institute: Kids FREE

Visit Edward M. Kennedy Institute: Kids FREE

Visit Boston’s newest attraction, the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate. The Institute is open Friday-Sunday, 10am-5pm. Tour our full-scale representation of the United States Senate Chamber, where you can vote on a current piece of legislation and listen to live debates on historical issues. See a replica of Senator Kennedy’s Washington office […]

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 […]

One Case of Whooping Cough at NNHS

One Case of Whooping Cough at NNHS

There has been one confirmed case of pertussis (whooping cough) in the 11th grade and one in the 12th grade at Newton North High School. At this time, there are no recommendations for antibiotics. We inform you only so that you are aware of the signs and symptoms of pertussis in the unlikely event that […]