• 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!

TIGER MAMA Dim Sum Sundays

Tiger Mama Dim Sum Sundays at The Street

Tiger Mama introduces a dynamic alternative to Boston’s brunch offerings: Dim Sum Sundays. Chef Tiffani Faison, named Best Chef in Boston of 2016, offers her own take on dim sum with Tiger Mama classics, including cocktails, arriving via a roving cart and endless trays. Dim Sum Sundays will take place every Sunday, 12pm-9pm, beginning November […]

NNHS Reaffirming Our Civic Expectations

NNHS Reaffirming Our Civic Expectations

Reaffirming Our Social and Civic Expectations The divisive rhetoric and hateful acts that have occurred across the country during and since the election have been appalling. Unfortunately, Newton North is not immune. And while we have experienced instances of hurtful comments and disrespectful acts, we know that this does not define us as a community. […]

Making FA Day a Safe Space

Making FA Day a Safe Space

Dear Families, I hope this letter finds you well after an enjoyable Thanksgiving holiday. Over the break, I took some time to reflect upon national events and their impact on our community here at Day. I wanted to share with you efforts we are making both with staff and students to ensure Day continues to […]

Order Newtonopoly in time for the holidays!

Order Newtonopoly in time for the holidays!

Order Newtonopoly in time for the holidays! The Newton North business students are working on a new, fundraising project: Newtonopoly. Newtonopoly will be similar to the famous board game, but it will represent many local businesses in and around Newton, such as Wegmans, Legal Sea Food, and The Village Bank. The Newtonopoly team has been […]

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.

Shop for a Cause at The Street Nov 30th

Shop for a Cause at The Street Nov 30th

The Street Will Host Shop for a Cause: The Exclusive Holiday Event, Wednesday, November 30, 2016 from 6pm – 9pm                   Photo Courtesy of The Street   Chestnut Hill, MA – The Street celebrates the holiday season with a fun and charitable shopping soiree: Shop for a Cause: The Exclusive Holiday Event, in support of […]

fall leaves

Hire NNHS Science Team to Rake Your Leaves

Got leaves? Get help with raking and support the Science Team! Science Team is an academic club at Newton North High School that participates in several science and engineering competitions. In order to pay for supplies and competition fees, we are currently offering leaf raking services to fundraise for our team. If you are interested, […]

Beloved Teacher, Ty Vignone at NNHS, Passes Away

Dear Newton North Community, It is with a heavy heart that I inform you that Ty Vignone, longtime history teacher at Newton North, passed away on Saturday, November 26, after a battle with cancer.  Ty began his career at Day Junior High School in 1965.   In 1983, Ty moved to Newton North and continued teaching […]

Screenagers

“Screenagers” at NNHS Nov 29

Save the date: “Screenagers” coming to NNHS on November 29 The Newton North PTSO and the Newton Parent Advisory Council for Special Education are pleased to bring “Screenagers” to Newton North on Tuesday, November 29, from 7:00-9:00 p.m., in the auditorium. “Screenagers” is a documentary about struggles over social media, video games, academics, and internet addiction. […]