COVID-19 Update Here in Newton from the Mayor

COVID-19 update in Newton MA

Here is an update on COVID-19 here in Newton. As of yesterday, there are five presumptive positive COVID-19 cases in Middlesex County. These five presumptive positive cases are all linked to the recent Biogen event. Newton Public Schools staff and families were notified by email last night that a Newton resident is one of the […]

Slammin’ Sunday Circuits Class

Sunday Circuits Exercise Class

Introducing a new, great exercise class in Newton! My boxing training partner, Suzanne Pettit, runs it. Slammin’ Sunday Circuits Sundays, 8:30 – 9 :30 am Future Shapes 56 Winchester St., 2nd floor Newton Drop-in rate is $20/class, but package discounts are available at Seamless Strength. There is a $10 intro rate for the first class. […]

New Salon: Dolce Vita Salon in Nonantum

dolce vita salon Newton

My friend Julie wanted to let everyone know about a new hair salon in Newton. Dolce Vita Salon in Nonantum is started by a lovely young woman who used to work at La Bella in West Newton. She is a really good stylist and is now out on her own. Julie is trying to spread […]

Bill McEvoy on the History of Rainsford Island in Boston Harbor

Bill McEvoy on the History of Rainsford Island in Boston Harbor

Local Author Talk–Tuesday, February 18th at 7 pm at the ACL Join us when author and longtime Auburndale resident Bill McEvoy leads us on an Eye Opening Journey Through the Interesting History of Rainsford Island in Boston Harbor on Tuesday, February 18th at 7 PM at the Auburndale Community Library in Newton. Rainsford was occasionally […]

Incidents Regarding the Use of the N word at NNHS

NNHS Black History Month and N word Incidents

Dear Newton North community, Over the past few weeks, we have learned that several North students have been sharing social media posts of individuals using the N-word.  Additionally, we have received reports of students using this word in the hallways as well. These incidents have been or are being investigated and responded to in accordance […]

Alastair Moock at FREE Lunch Hour Live at Boston Public Library

Alastair Moock at FREE Lunch Hour Live at Boston Public Library

Alastair Moock, the Grammy-nominated folk and family musician born in Boston, will be joining WGBH’s Jared Bowen for a free Lunch Hour Live event at WGBH’s Boston Public Library studio next Wednesday, February 12 at noon. Moock will join Jared for an interview before performing a few of his songs with another adult and a child.

Train With Me || Alison Foley Soccer Training

Train With Me || Alison Foley Soccer Training We are starting a new series of high-intensity soccer training drills that you can do at home. This first one improves your first touch, your technical speed, and your agility: Tap, Tap, Tap, Roll.

Second Church Nursery School has spots for next year!

Second Church Nursery School has spots for next year!

Second Church Nursery School, the #1-rated preschool in Newton, is still accepting applications for a limited number of spaces for the 2020-2021 school year. In the heart of West Newton, SCNS is dedicated to creating a nurturing, stimulating, and welcoming environment for children ages 3-5. Our classes are special places that emphasize learning through play […]

Summer Soccer Boot Camp for Girls in Newton!

Foley Athletic Advising Summer Boot Camp

Alison Foley of Foley Athletic Advising is running her second annual Summer Soccer Bootcamp at the Fessenden School. She puts female soccer players through an intense technical, tactical, and fitness workout to get them prepared for their upcoming season while also emphasizing a fun and friendly environment. She also incorporates goal setting and leadership training […]

Boss Lady Boxing: New Session Starting!

Boss Lady Boxing

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 […]

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