• 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!

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 […]

New La Tate Mexican Restaurant is Muy Delicioso!

La Tate Mexican Restaurant in Newton is new and we just tried it! First of all, we were impressed by the salsa. It was fresh and homemade. The usual stuff is not too spicy (probably in deference to the area), but they gave us a habanero salsa that they made for the staff. It was […]

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 […]

FREE Boxing After School Program for Kids!

Nonantum Boxing Club is excited to announce their new FREE Youth after school program. Starting this fall school year we will be holding FREE afternoon boxing classes for youth ages 10-17. Sessions are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school for 90 minutes. If a student expresses interest in furthering their boxing journey, there is an […]

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