• Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse

    Summer Activities for Kids from FA Day Middle School Nurse. Two helpful PDFs with camps and volunteer opportunities for kids. After school and summer activities can be an essential part of your child’s educational and social/emotional learning. Research has shown the value of after school and summer programs and here in Newton, we are lucky […]

  • Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    Summer BCMFest Celtic Festival in Harvard Square, July 2

    The Boston area’s only winter-time Celtic festival will once again make a warm-weather appearance when Club Passim in Harvard Square hosts the third Summer BCMFest on July 2, featuring 12 hours of some of the best local Celtic music. Summer BCMFest is fashioned after the annual BCMFest (Boston’s Celtic Music Fest), a weekend gathering held […]

  • Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    Summer Events at Davis Museum at Wellesley College

    This summer, the Davis Museum at Wellesley College is embracing the outdoors by hosting family-friendly activities on the Davis Museum plaza. The second annual summer series includes films, art-making activities, food, and—for the first time—outdoor yoga. SUMMER KICK-OFF CELEBRATION The summer series at the Davis Museum will commence with a kick-off event on Thursday, June […]

  • Crafters Sought for Pop Up Market

    Seeking Vendors for Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market!

    Common Ground in Arlington will be hosting its third annual Holiday Pop Up Market on October 15th, Sunday, from 11am to 3pm. 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 […]

  • Summer at The Street

    Summer at The Street

    Yoga on The Green Every Sunday, June 4 to October 1 9:30am Each month, The Street will partner with a different yoga studio for Yoga on The Green, with each instructor bringing their distinct style to the class. In June, YogaWorks will lead Yoga on The Green. In the event of rain, classes will be held indoors […]

  • June events from Historic Newton

    June events from Historic Newton

    Sunday, June 4, 3:00 PM HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS GARGOYLES AND GLASS: A TOUR OF SECOND CHURCH The 100 year old American Gothic building for Second Congregational Church in West Newton, designed by Charles Collens, is a testament to the gifted craftsmen of the time, including Charles Connick and Henry Wynd-Young (stained glass) and Johannes Kerchmayer […]

  • Nor'Easter Soccer Club

    Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts

    Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts SC 2017-2018 TRYOUTS SCHEDULE **Teams are formed based on birth year. Select players may be invited to play up. Brook Field, 44 School Street, Weston, MA Wednesday, June 7 @ 6-7:30pm – Girls 2006-2007 Alphabet Field, Alphabet Lane, Weston, MA Thursday, June 8 @ 6-7:30pm – Boys 2006-2009 The Rashi […]

  • Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

    Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

    Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week at Newton Wellesley Hospital!

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!

Planned Parenthood is looking for a new manager of parent education

Planned Parenthood is looking for a new manager of parent education

Planned Parenthood is looking for a new manager of parent education Planned Parenthood League of MA (PPLM) in Boston Manager of Parent Education The Manager of Parent Education is responsible for the ongoing development, implementation, and evaluation of PPLM’s parent education program, Let’s Be Honest/Seamos Honestos, which is designed to help parents and other caregivers […]

Newton Pride Day Celebration and Pride Flag Raising

Newton Pride Day Celebration and Pride Flag Raising

Please join Setti Warren and the Newton Human Rights Commission on Tuesday June 6th at 6pm on the Newton City Hall South Lawn (Homer St.) for the 4th Annual Newton Pride Day Celebration, which includes the raising of the Pride Flag. At the event, he will announce a special appointment that reflects Newton’s commitment to being […]

June events from Historic Newton

June events from Historic Newton

Sunday, June 4, 3:00 PM HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS GARGOYLES AND GLASS: A TOUR OF SECOND CHURCH The 100 year old American Gothic building for Second Congregational Church in West Newton, designed by Charles Collens, is a testament to the gifted craftsmen of the time, including Charles Connick and Henry Wynd-Young (stained glass) and Johannes Kerchmayer […]

Nor'Easter Soccer Club

Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts

Nor’easter North Club Soccer Tryouts SC 2017-2018 TRYOUTS SCHEDULE **Teams are formed based on birth year. Select players may be invited to play up. Brook Field, 44 School Street, Weston, MA Wednesday, June 7 @ 6-7:30pm – Girls 2006-2007 Alphabet Field, Alphabet Lane, Weston, MA Thursday, June 8 @ 6-7:30pm – Boys 2006-2009 The Rashi […]

Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week

Cancer Survivorship Events Starting Next Week at Newton Wellesley Hospital!

Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest

Dismantling the Nest By Marie Presti, Owner/broker, The Presti Group A friend of mine is flying the coop. She is starting to pack up her house in Newton, counting the days until she and her husband move into a small, Back Bay condo. She dreams of meandering along the Charles, hand-in-hand, strolling to the theater […]

GELF Benefit Dinner: Save the Date!

GELF Benefit Dinner: Save the Date!

Join us for the Jennifer Price Global Leadership Education Fund (GELF)  Benefit Dinner Saturday, April 1 :: 6:30 pm :: Newton North High School Tickets are not only a great holiday gift, but also a great way to wrap up your charitable giving for 2016. And if you buy before February 18, 2016, you’ll get […]

Understanding Our Differences Spring Benefit

Understanding Our Differences Spring Benefit

Save the Date Spring Benefit Celebrating Our Differences Sunday, April 2, 2017 3:30 – 6:00 p.m. Community Rowing, Brighton Details and invitation to follow. We are very pleased to welcome and honor our keynote speaker Mayor Setti Warren with UOD’s Leadership Award at this special event celebrating inclusive communities. We will also honor Jen Price, […]

Newton Real Estate Market

Newton Spring 2017 Real Estate Market

WE ALL LOVE NEWTON SO MUCH, NOBODY WANTS TO MOVE  Anyone Planning to sell their Single-Family Home, is in the Driver’s Seat By Marie Presti, The Presti Group For the past several years, anyone wishing to move to Newton, one of the safest cities in Massachusetts, has been in for some slim pickings in the […]

Jacqui Hannon

Help BC Grad Set Record: highest altitude soccer game in history

Jacqui Hannon, Boston College graduate, is asking for your help. she wants to help set a record with Equal Playing Field to play the highest altitude football (soccer) game in history. In June,  a group of women, from around the world, and she will be climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa and playing the world’s highest […]