• Changing the Game by Mia Wenjen Asian Female Athletes

    Changing the Game Kickstarter Project!

    I wanted to let you all know about my Kickstarter project that I am launching in two weeks. Changing the Game: Asian Pacific American Female Athletes by Mia Wenjen Everyone deserves to see themselves in the pages of a book. Now, Mia Wenjen brings the accomplishments of Asian Pacific American female athletes to life with […]

  • St. Mary's Episcopal Church

    Donate to St. Mary’s Winter Clothes Drive in Newton

    Winter Clothes Drive: St. Mary’s is conducting a winter clothes drive this coming Saturday, December 5, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the church driveway. We are collecting gently used or new winter items such as: Clothing (including hats, gloves, mittens, scarfs) Sleeping bags Blankets Disposable handwarmers These donations will be given to: Common Cathedral (serving Boston’s […]

  • Nominate Nonantum Boxing Club for Newton's Best Business of the Year

    Nominate Nonantum Boxing Club for Newton’s Best Business of the Year

    Newton Patch asks Which Newton Business Is Best Of The Year? Nominate Your Favorite! Please nominate Nonantum Boxing Club here. Here’s my nomination: I have boxed at Nonantum Boxing Club for nearly nine years and it is a wonderful place that supports the community, especially those in need. From a boxing perspective, Marc Gargaro, one […]

  • Maruichi Japanese Food and Deli Supermarket in Brookline

    Maruichi Japanese Food and Deli Supermarket in Brookline

    I’m so excited about Maruichi Japanese Food and Deli Supermarket. There’s also a Ramen Shop inside, Brooklyn Ramen. They sell Brooklyn Ramen as DIY to go kits as well.    Maruichi Japanese Food and Deli Supermarket & Brooklyn Ramen  299 Harvard St Brookline, MA 02446  

  • ewton Police Stopped University Athletic Director At Gunpoint Days Before George Floyd's Killing

    Newton Police stopped Black Newton Parent at Gunpoint Minutes Away from His Home

    Dear Newton North Community, Thursday, I shared my concerns about recent student social media posts, and I am writing to follow up on that letter. As I mentioned, recent events have led us all to think more deeply about racism and how it manifests itself in society-at-large, and also here in Newton. The recent incident, […]

  • Mayor Ruthanne Fuller at Newton George Floyd Protest

    Where are the POC in the Newton Police Force?

    I participated in my first rally today at the Line Up for Black Lives in Newton. I’m particularly focused on systemic racism and I’ve always wondered why there are no visible people of color in the Newton police force. Are the POC in the police force all … admin? Are there no POC actual police […]

  • Newtonville Books Reading Challenge

    Newtonville Books Will CLOSE if New Senior Center is Built

    From Newtonville Books Newsletter: Many of you are aware of the City’s interest in building a new senior center on the triangle parking lot in Newton Centre. The City maintains this website with all the information about these ambitions, which have been narrowed down to either renovating the existing senior center in Newtonville, or building […]

  • NNHS

    Free Meals at NNHS

    Free Meals   The student Grab & Go Meal program has been expanded to provide FREE breakfasts and lunches to ALL Newton residents. Three days’ worth of breakfast and lunch will be offered, and you can pick up for friends and neighbors, too!   The locations are at the NNHS theater entrance, the NSHS main […]

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!

Changing the Game by Mia Wenjen Asian Female Athletes

Changing the Game Kickstarter Project!

I wanted to let you all know about my Kickstarter project that I am launching in two weeks. Changing the Game: Asian Pacific American Female Athletes by Mia Wenjen Everyone deserves to see themselves in the pages of a book. Now, Mia Wenjen brings the accomplishments of Asian Pacific American female athletes to life with […]

St. Mary's Episcopal Church

Donate to St. Mary’s Winter Clothes Drive in Newton

Winter Clothes Drive: St. Mary’s is conducting a winter clothes drive this coming Saturday, December 5, from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. in the church driveway. We are collecting gently used or new winter items such as: Clothing (including hats, gloves, mittens, scarfs) Sleeping bags Blankets Disposable handwarmers These donations will be given to: Common Cathedral (serving Boston’s […]

Nominate Nonantum Boxing Club for Newton's Best Business of the Year

Nominate Nonantum Boxing Club for Newton’s Best Business of the Year

Newton Patch asks Which Newton Business Is Best Of The Year? Nominate Your Favorite! Please nominate Nonantum Boxing Club here. Here’s my nomination: I have boxed at Nonantum Boxing Club for nearly nine years and it is a wonderful place that supports the community, especially those in need. From a boxing perspective, Marc Gargaro, one […]

Free pumpkins at Belkin Lookout Family Farm

The Pumpkin Patch is OPEN at the United Parish of Auburndale!

The Pumpkin Patch is OPEN at the United Parish of Auburndale! Modifications in place this year include contactless payment as well as spacing among pallets to enable browsing while social-distancing.  A casualty this year is the bake sale, unfortunately!  Please wear masks when visiting the Pumpkin Patch. Enjoy shopping locally for pumpkins and gourds of […]

FREE Walk-In Flu Shot Clinic.

Newton Flu Vaccine Clinics

Flu Vaccine Clinics Newton’s Health and Human Services Department has initially scheduled two drive-through/walk-up, appointment-based, weekend flu clinics open to Newton residents and Newton Public Schools students and their families. Registration is not yet open for these clinics. Online appointment registration will open by early next week at www.newtonma.gov/flu. Adults and children older than 6 months […]

* Both Beds Claimed * 2 FREE Twin Beds with Mattresses, Box Spring + Futon

* Both Beds Claimed * Only the metal twin bed from Pottery Barn is available! It comes with organic mattress and box springs. It does not require screws so it’s really easy to assemble. We are giving away two twin bed frames from Pottery Barn. One has a pull-out trundle bed. Included are two twin […]

Best of Boston in Newton!

Best of Boston Winners in Newton!

The Boston Magazine’s team of experts worked tirelessly to carefully choose this year’s winners. The magazine awarded several Newton businesses with a “Best of Boston” award. All of the “Best of Boston” winners can be found HERE. For Category: Shopping Award: Custom Jewelry Winner: Adamas Fine Jewelry For Category: Home Award: Kitchenware Winner: Local Root […]

EMILY's List sends out mailer criticizing two Dems on abortion

Jake Auchincloss and his White Male Privilege

From Boston. com Jake Auchincloss, a Newton city councilor and a former Marine, was repeatedly the subject of both veiled and direct criticism from his peers during the virtually held debate — most notably toward the end of the event, when fellow 4th District candidate Ihssane Leckey suggested he should drop out after violating a […]

driveway sealing Ben Chin After

Need Your Driveway Sealed? Hire High School School Student Ben Chin

Hello Neighbors! My name is Ben. I am a junior in high school. I had originally planned to get a job to help save for college but unfortunately, with the coronavirus, it is now unsafe to do so. I have decided to seal driveways as a replacement for my job. Sealing your driveway makes it […]

Seamless Strength Personal Training with Suzanne Pettit

Slammin’ Sunday Circuits this Sunday: 7/19, 9 am in Nonantum

Slammin’ Sunday Circuits with Suzanne When: 9 am, Sunday, 7/19 Where: 417 Watertown St. (you can park on the street in front or, if you pull back to the parking area, park on the right side next to my white Chevy. Note, I have some new neighbors in the back unit, so they may have […]