Newton Ranks 1 for Best Suburbs for Education

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Movato published a ranking of the suburbs for education in America. To create the ranking They looked at 109 suburbs based on student-teacher ratio, high school graduation rate, and test scores. Newton came in at number one! It may come as no surprise that a New England city ranked atop our list, since the area is just littered with top-notch schools […]

New! Cupcake City in Newtonville

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Do you like cupcakes? There’s a new cupcake store in Newtonville! PickyKidPix and I dashed in between errands to check it out. The first thing we noticed was the enticing aroma of vanilla and other delicious aromas as we entered the store. The cupcakes are in attractive display cases and it’s hard to decide! These […]

Garden City Boys Summer Lacrosse Camp

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Newton Garden City 2013 Boys Lacrosse Camp July 22nd – July 26th July 29th  – August 2nd Newton North High School $275/5 Days 9am-3pm www.newtonsummerschool.com The off-season is the best time to improve your game for the spring season!! The Newton Garden City Lacrosse Camp is an “Instructional Camp” that represents one of the best ways to […]

Po Boy Has an Amazing Sandwich

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This is exactly the kind of restaurant I love. Not too fancy. Very friendly. And with amazing food. I love New Orleans but we haven’t made it out there in over a decade. Now, the food has come to us! I feel very fortunate to have Po Boy in the neighborhood! It’s a small neighborhood […]

Newton Family Singers Spring Concert with GIVEAWAY!

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THE TIDE IS HIGH Songs Reflecting on the Water It finally feels like Spring, and that means the Newton Family Singers Spring Concert is around the corner! Join them for a program of tender, poignant and rocking water-inspired songs by an eclectic mix of artists, including the Beatles, Lyle Lovett, Blondie, the Grateful Dead and […]

Soccer Clinics and Camps for Kids in Newton

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There is a Co-ed clinic being run this Sunday, today,  (April 28) by Weston Youth Soccer and the New England Revolution. It’s a fundraiser for Weston’s unique “Score One Save One” campaign, which raises money for UNICEF, the United Nations program for children. It’s such a great example of combining soccer with citizenship. The cost […]

Houses for Sale: 82 Day Street in Newton, MA

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Homes for Sale in Newton 82 Day Street in Newton is now on the market. Boasting 5 bedrooms and 3.75 baths (1/4 bath is the doggy shower off the mudroom!), this totally renovated house is designed for gracious living. New French Doors open to a spacious deck with views of the 3rd fairway at Brae […]

Math Power! Summer Program at Green Planet Kids: Open House Tonight

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What are your kids doing this summer? Come learn about our Math Power! summer program.  OPEN HOUSE this Thursday, June 7th @ 7:00 pm  **** Please call us @ (617) 332-7841 to save a space for your family**** Come play games, solve puzzles, explore logic and HAVE FUN! About Math Power! This fun and engaging program is […]

Math Power! Open House at Green Planet Kids

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Math Power! What are your kids doing this summer?  Come learn about our Math Power! summer program. OPEN HOUSE this Sunday afternoon, May 20th @ 4:00 pm Please call us @ (617) 332-7841 to save a space for your family. Come play games, solve puzzles, explore logic and HAVE FUN! (If you can’t make it to the […]

Newton News: Newton Developing into Russian Enclave, and Special Education Trend in MA

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Some interesting links on Newton: Mass. suburb develops into a Russian enclave. The Mass. suburb that the Boston.com article refers to is Newton! Russian immigrants have become part of the character of the Boston suburb of Newton. More than 9% of people in the town report Russian ancestry, according to the U.S. Census, and residents […]