• Story Starters Newton MA

    Story Starters Winter 2024 Registration is now Open!

    Story Starters Winter 2024 Registration is now open through January 19! Meet author Kaija Langley at our program kickoff! Our eight-week Family Conversations Program is designed for parents who want to start and strengthen conversations about race with their young children. Join our Winter 2024 Cohort and be the first to receive our brand new book bundles, […]

  • Please support the Newton Food Pantry

    Newton Food Pantry Volunteers Needed!

    Are you looking for a volunteer experience that allows you to give back to your community?  The Newton Food Pantry is looking for volunteers.  Volunteers are especially needed for Wednesdays starting in September – our food distribution days. This is a great volunteer opportunity for older kids – feel free to sign up along with your Middle […]

  • russo's to close this fall

    Russo’s to Close this Fall

    To Our Devoted and Loyal Customers,⁣ ⁣ After more than 70 years working for the family business, Tony Russo is retiring. ⁣ ⁣ Our business will close this fall.⁣ ⁣ It has been Tony’s privilege to serve our many wholesale and retail customers for seven decades.⁣ ⁣ Our business began as a small farm in […]

  • Amy Mah Sangiolo

    Meet Amy Mah Sangiolo: Newton Candidate for Mayor

    I was part of a Zoom Meet and Greet and clipped Amy Mah Sangiolo by topic.   Newton Public School Reopening Did you know that Newton Public High Schools have slipped by 20 spots in the rankings since Ruthanne Fuller became mayor? We are no longer in the Top 20 ranking. Newton School District: #58 […]

  • 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  

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!

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 […]

Foley Athletic Advising Summer Boot Camp

Summer Soccer Boot Camp for Girls in Newton!

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

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 […]


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! Note that the location has changed! 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 […]

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 […]

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