Long Live BSC Newton!

Many Newton residents consider the Boston Sports Club of Newton, located at 135 Wells Avenue, an essential part of everyday life. Like many others, I go there several times a week for exercise and recreation. Some of us play tennis or swim; use the machines and free...

Coming to Grips with Housing and Development

Few topics spur more controversy in Newton than increasing the housing stock. Most residents, it seems, support development of commercial properties, especially in abandoned industrial sites like the empty lots behind Needham Street. The prospect of raising tax...
A Teacher’s Life

A Teacher’s Life

I was shocked to learn recently that teachers in charter schools typically last only three years. Compare that statistic with my own: 34 years at Newton South High School. Once hired, I never considered moving on. Although declining enrollment almost cost me my job my...

Winter Safety

This winter the city has been fortunate; not until late January did we have even a modest snowfall. When it finally arrived on Saturday night, the mixture of snow, sleet, and freezing rain put pedestrians and drivers in some peril. In my view, neither the city nor...
Second NewTV One-Week Short Film Challenge

Second NewTV One-Week Short Film Challenge

During the week of February 14-21, 2016, NewTV will be hosting a short film challenge for Newton high school students. The program will begin with a kickoff event on Feb. 13 at the NewTV studio where each team will blindly draw the genre of their film. They will also...

Melinda Garfield Becomes Executive Director of WestCAT

Dear friends, After nearly five years at NewTV, our energetic Director of Production Services, Melinda Garfield, will be taking on new challenges at Westwood Community Access Television (WestCAT) in Westwood, MA. Melinda has been an important part of NewTV’s...
Candy Gold Reaches 100 Episodes on NewTV

Candy Gold Reaches 100 Episodes on NewTV

One hundred episodes is a milestone for any television show, but when it is a cooking show where the star has a day job as a Broadway producer and doubles as the show’s producer and editor it is truly an unbelievable accomplishment. Candy Gold, a lifelong Newton...
NewTV’s House of Haunts: October 29

NewTV’s House of Haunts: October 29

In only two days, NewTV’s studio will be completely transformed for its third annual House of Haunts! This free family-friendly event offers fun and games for the kids, a costume parade, and a scavenger hunt. There is face-painting, pumpkin decorating and more!...
VIDEO: One Week Until House of Haunts

VIDEO: One Week Until House of Haunts

NewTV’s House of Haunts is only one week away! Come to NewTV’s Studio at 23 Needham Street in Newton on October 29 from 4-7pm to experience this free, family-friendly event. There will be a spooky scavenger hunt, pumpkin decorating, face painting, a killer...
Teamwork Trivia Challenge Event Comes to Newton

Teamwork Trivia Challenge Event Comes to Newton

On October 2, 2015 NewTV will be holding its first annual Teamwork Trivia Challenge event at the Post 440 in Newton. The event will consist of two hours of trivia, beginning at 7:30pm followed by an after party with a raffle, DJ and dancing until 11:30pm. Guests can...

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