From Superintendent David Fleishman:
December 11, 2018
Dear Newton Community,
I am very excited to announce that all Newton elementary schools will offer full day kindergarten (FDK) in the ’19-‘20 school year. We believe this change has tremendous benefits for both students and families and will provide the opportunity to improve our already strong kindergarten program.
Beginning in September, all kindergarten students will follow the same schedule as other
I am a lifelong cyclist who loves to bike around the Garden City, even in December. Today, for example, I cycled from Waban, via Elliot Street and the new Greenway, to my health club on Wells Avenue for a workout. Afterward, I pedaled to Whole Foods to shop and then...
Update: Both pot shop questions have been defeated. With 20 out of 32 precincts reporting, I think it’s safe to say that the questions to ban and limit recreational pot shops in Newton have been defeated. Stay posted as final results come in. ...