• New Teen Room at Newton Free Library

    The new Teen Room at the Newton Free Library is fabulous! Check out all the meeting spaces and inviting nooks! The carpet is brand new! The YA books are attractively on display. A few things to note about the Teen Room: – No adults allowed to sit at the tables! – No noise limitations! Make […]

  • How To Coach Girls book signings

    HOW TO COACH GIRLS Book Events!

    We have the following book signing events planned. We hope you can join us. Newtonville Books 10 Langley Road Newton Centre Newton, MA 02459 Saturday, March 31, 2018 4:00pm Alison and I will make a short presentation, take Q & A, and serve homemade cookies. Artemis Yoga (home of Soccer on the Mat) 639 Mt […]

  • Jasmine Toguchi Super Sleuth

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Girls’ Day!

    Debbi Michiko Florence Children’s Book Event: Celebrating Girls’ Day! March 3, 2018 11 AM Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459   Join Debbi Michiko Florence in a celebration of the Japanese holiday, Girls’ Day. She will talk about about Girls’ Day, do an origami activity and read from (and sign) Jasmine Toguchi Super […]

  • I'll Stay by Karen Day

    Karen Day New Adult Novel: Book Launch Event at Newtonville Books!

    Book Launch Event I’ll Stay by Karen Day Thursday, February 8 7pm  Newtonville Books 10 Langley Rd Newton, MA 02459 In this compelling, emotionally complex novel, a college friendship sparks a life-changing sacrifice that connects two women forever–even as it shatters their closeness . . . “Let her go. I’ll stay.” There are some decisions […]

  • Fleuri Designs

    Fleuri Designs Fall Open House

    Fleuri Designs, is hosting a Fall Open House this Thursday and Friday (details below). There will be lots of great vendors and Fleuri Designs will be offering fall plants, fresh flowers, succulents, permanent botanicals and more! Event is free and open to everyone.

  • Common Ground Pop Up Market 2017

    Common Ground Arlington Pop Up Market

    Join us for a Holiday Pop Up Market at Common Ground in Arlington (319 Broadway, Arlington, MA 02474). Common Ground in Arlington Third Annual Holiday Pop Up Market October 15th, Sunday from 11am-3pm   Arlington Recycling Committee: Advocating and supporting local initiatives to promote solid waste reduction, reuse, recycling, composting and more. ArtSpan – Munroe Center […]

  • Hope Walks

    Registration Open for HopeWalks

      Registration Open now for HopeWalks! Newton-Wellesley Hospital has announced that online registration is now “live” for the eighth annual Hope Walks event to be held on Sunday, October 1, 2017. One of Newton-Wellesley’s most beloved traditions, Hope Walks is a 3.3-mile walk to benefit patients of the Vernon Cancer Center. Proceeds from the fundraiser […]

  • Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017

    Save the Date for Hope Walks 2017!

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!

Seamless Strength Personal Training with Suzanne Pettit

Seamless Strength Circuit Fitness Class with Suzanne Pettit

My friend and boxing training partner, Suzanne Pettit, has moved her fitness training business from MIT to Needham at Seamless Strength! Suzanne Pettit is passionate about educating clients, helping them to understand healthy movement patterns and habits, and how these can help them live, full active lives. While the emphasis is on challenging the body […]

Boss Lady Boxing

Boss Lady Boxing!

What is Boss Lady Boxing? Boss Lady Boxing is a boxing + strength and conditioning program for women age 45+. Taught by national champion boxer Dena Lawton, and trainer/coach Lisa Carusone, BLB is for women looking to make mid-life their best years yet. Because you can! Ready for a BLB update? Of course you are! […]

WELCOME HOME Charity in Newton to help immigrants

Donate to Immigrants in Our Community: WELCOME HOME Charity

From Dawn Davis Yoga newsletter: If you are interested in helping immigrants, please consider donating to WELCOME HOME. Welcome Home (formerly Newton At Home) is headed up by our very own Julie Plaut Mahoney! The mission of Welcome Home is to make new and gently-used home goods available to people who can use them. Located on […]

Superintendent Fleishman’s Commencement Speech Controversy

Letter from Newton Schools Superintendent

Dear NPS Families, I hope you have enjoyed the summer. It is a great pleasure to welcome both our returning families and those new to our schools. The start of a school year is a wonderful time for anyone involved in education because it represents a new beginning. It is an opportunity to share our […]

FREE Monthly Science Experiment Club for 3rd-5th Grade from Peirce Student

FREE Monthly Science Experiment Club for 3rd-5th Grade from Peirce Student

Hi everyone, My name is Sidnie Kulik. I am 16 and I am going into my junior year at the Noble and Greenough School. Before, I attended Peirce Elementary School and F. A. Day Middle School before high school. I am writing in order to tell you about a fun and free opportunity I am […]

Summer Soccer Boot Camp for High School & College Girls

Summer Soccer Boot Camp for High School & College Girls

Summer Soccer Boot Camp with Foley Athletic Advising at the Fessenden School We put female soccer players through an intense technical, tactical, and fitness workout to get them prepared for their upcoming season. We also incorporate goal setting and leadership training into our camp. Location: Fessenden School 250 Waltham St. Newton, MA 02465 Dates: August […]

Food Finds Near Brandeis University Ak's

2 Quick Food Finds Near Brandeis University

Alison and I checked out quick food options that are walking distance from Brandeis University for our New England Top 100 College Showcase, an inaugural girls soccer college recruiting event from Foley Athletic Advising. We asked around and found two great places within a five-minute walk from the Brandeis soccer field. AK’s 559 South St […]

Dena Dina Nonantum Boxing Club trainer

Dena is Now a Trainer at Nonantum Boxing Club!

It’s never too late. I’m training with ladies in their mid-40s and mid-50s who want to learn to box … as a fighter. Watch us train with 2016 Ringside National Champion Dena at Nonantum Boxing Club in Newton. She’s now taking clients for private and semi-private training. To contact her, please call Nonantum Boxing Club […]

Nonantum Boxing Club 2019 January Fitness Special

Nonantum Boxing Club January Fitness Special! $30 for 30 Days!

It’s not too late to get fit at Nonantum Boxing Club! New members can join for $30 for 30 days and take unlimited classes! Hours: Mon–Thu: 2pm to 9pm Fri: 2pm to 8pm Sat: 9am to 2pm Sun: 10am to Noon Nonantum Boxing Club 75 Adams St Newton, MA 02458   617.340.3700 info@nonantumboxingclub.com

Priyanka Chopra tells Vogue of experiencing racism at NNHS

Priyanka Chopra tells Vogue of experiencing racism at NNHS

When Priyanka Met Nick: A Love Story is the latest piece in Vogue Magazine about her nuptials. Imagine if Priyanka said that of all the places she lived in the United States, Newton was by far the best and that should she ever wanted to raise children in the United States, she would want to […]