• Boss Lady Boxing

    Boss Lady Boxing: New Session Starting!

    Boss Lady Boxing is a unique boxing/strength + conditioning program for women age 45+.  Registration is now open for the next session February 24 – April 15. Classes meet Mondays (boxing) and Wednesdays (strength + conditioning) at 10:00 a.m. at the Nonantum Boxing Club, 75 Adams Street, Newton. BLB is for women who want to build and test […]

  • Lynn Melville Home Stager

    Announcing Lynn Melville Home Staging + Redesign!

    Announcing Lynn Melville Home Staging + Redesign!   As a longtime stager for a top real estate professional in Newton, Lynn understands what it takes to get a home ready for the market. She provides support both emotionally to the homeowner to make these changes and provides a keen eye to showcase the home looking […]

  • 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!

Boss Lady Boxing

Boss Lady Boxing: New Session Starting!

Boss Lady Boxing is a unique boxing/strength + conditioning program for women age 45+.  Registration is now open for the next session February 24 – April 15. Classes meet Mondays (boxing) and Wednesdays (strength + conditioning) at 10:00 a.m. at the Nonantum Boxing Club, 75 Adams Street, Newton. BLB is for women who want to build and test […]

Lynn Melville Home Stager

Announcing Lynn Melville Home Staging + Redesign!

Announcing Lynn Melville Home Staging + Redesign!   As a longtime stager for a top real estate professional in Newton, Lynn understands what it takes to get a home ready for the market. She provides support both emotionally to the homeowner to make these changes and provides a keen eye to showcase the home looking […]

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Girls Soccer Summer Bootcamp at The Fessenden School in Newton!

Girls Soccer Summer Bootcamp at The Fessenden School in Newton!   The registration is now live for Alison Foley’s Summer Soccer Boot Camp at Fessenden (Aug 10-13th from 5 pm to 8 pm).   More information here including video links from last year.   Alison Foley was Boston College’s Women’s Soccer Head Coach. She is […]

Boss Lady Boxing

Boss Lady Boxing!

Curious about boxing?  Looking for a way to jump-start your fitness program in the new year?   Registration for Boss Lady Boxing closes soon, and only a few spots remain.  Grab yours and come sweat with us!   Boss Lady Boxing is a boxing + strength and conditioning program for women age 45+. It’s taught […]

Dinosaur Annex Music Ensemble

Free Fun Concert for Kids & Families

On Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 11:00 am, Boston-based çkicks off its 45th season with Playdate, a free and stress-free musical event designed for children and families. This concert welcomes parents with young ones to enjoy the child-friendly environment of Rock and Roll Daycare in East Cambridge. The musical offerings are not explicitly designed for […]

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 […]