• 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, […]

  • August Events from Historic Newton

    AUGUST EVENTS FROM HISTORIC NEWTON  Ongoing through January 2018 FREED FROM THE FRAME: BEYOND THE CHILDHOOD PORTRAIT Our exhibit displays six portraits of children from Historic Newton’s collection and also tells what happened to each child in adulthood. The lives of the children in the portraits reflect major events and cultural shifts in 19th century America, […]

  • Barry's free fitness class

    Barry’s Fundraiser Fitness Event for Best Buddies

    BARRY’S HOSTS INDOOR/OUTDOOR CLASS FOR BEST BUDDIES WITH A COOLDOWN FLOW BY LULULEMON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16, 2017 at 6:30PM AT THE STREET IN CHESTNUT HILL This event is $10. Offering the ultimate summer workout for a great cause, BARRY’S is teaming up with lululemon and hosting a fitness class in support of Best Buddies on […]

  • Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE)

    Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) Banquet

    Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) 25th Anniversary Annual Meeting & Banquet Friday, September 29th Boston, MA Click here for more info. CHSNE NEEDS YOU! CHSNE is a membership-based 501(c)(3)non-profit organization dedicated solely to documenting, preserving, and promoting the history and legacy of Chinese immigration in New England. Please consider becoming a member or donating […]

  • Newton Cemetery Tour

    Historic Newton Events

    Sunday, July 30, 2:00 PM WHO INSPIRED OUR SCHOOL NAMES? A NEWTON CEMETERY TOUR Newton’s two high schools simply use North and South for identification, but many public elementary and middle schools are named after a notable person in our city. Stroll through the Newton Cemetery to see the final resting places and learn more […]

  • Disability Awareness Book Club

    Disability Awareness Book Club

    Disability Awareness Book Club All Are Welcome Understanding Our Differences sponsors an ongoing  Disability Awareness Book Club. It meets the first Monday of the month (generally) at Newton Free Library, 7:00 p.m. in Meeting Room A and is open to all who are interested. Our next meeting will be on Monday, September 11th. Check the […]

  • IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!

    IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!

    IRONMAN! Producing Academy and National Team Players!  IRONMAN Summer Camp 2017! 25% Off Code: vfcironman25.

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!

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 […]

Bernie Sanders

Bernie Will Help You Get Through to Politicians

If you, like me, are trying to call politicians in Washington DC and can’t get through, contact Bernie Sanders. My friend, who does NOT live in Vermont, asked for help. Bernie’s office gave her a phone number that actually gets through to her senator’s office. If you need help, go here. This guide, Indivisible, is […]

House Calls for Alexander Technique

House Calls for Alexander Technique

My wife is an Alexander Technique teacher who specializes in neuromuscular integration such as cranial sacral work. She works with injuries, people pre/post surgery and those experiencing anxiety and depression. We’re located in Arlington Heights, her studio is in Brookline Village, but she can also come to your home if that is more convenient. She can […]

Teaching Your Children About Saving Money Infographic!

Teaching Your Children About Saving Money Infographic!

You don’t have to wait until your kids are teenagers. You can start talking to them about the basics of money as early as preschool. Here are some tips about how to talk to your kids about money at any age: From ages three to five you can teach kids that money can be exchanged […]

NNHS Homeroom Announcements on YouTube

I’m happy to announce that homeroom announcements will now be produced by the NNHS TV and Video Program and posted to YouTube. Be sure to subscribe to their channel on YouTube for the weekly updates. Homeroom teachers will be playing the announcements on Wednesdays during homeroom. Homeroom teachers are provided with a text version of […]

Free Winter Goalkeepers' Clinics at Valeo FC

Free Winter Goalkeepers’ Clinics at Valeo FC

Free Winter Goalkeepers’ Clinics at Valeo FC

Newton North Boys' Basketball team

NNHS Basketball Behavior Protocol

This evening at 6:30pm, the Newton North Boys’ Basketball team will host Braintree. The overwhelming majority of our students behave appropriately at school events. However, since there have been problems involving alcohol at these events in past years, the administration is continuing its efforts to be proactive and help students make good, safe decisions. In […]

Winter Soccer Training for Boys and Girls

Winter Soccer Training for Boys and Girls

GPS Boston SAQ Winter Program Take your performance to the next level this Winter! Sign up for our 6-week gender specific program, developed by our international soccer performance specialist for U13-U19 players, focusing on soccer specific strength training, injury prevention, core conditioning, speed, agility and quickness. Players will also be educated on all of these elements of performance so […]