NewTV Fall Specialty Classes

This fall, NewTV has added a number of new courses on various media-related topics taught by experts in their fields. Melanie Graham, Digital Content and Social Media Producer at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute will teach two courses on social media. An introduction to...
Telling Family Stories

Telling Family Stories

Just about all of us have boxes of old family photos or slides lying around. Over time, not only do the photos fade, but often we forget the stories behind the pictures. This is becoming even more of a concern in the digital age. Apparently, the great majority of...
Farmers Market coming to West Newton

Farmers Market coming to West Newton

I’ve been driving by this sign for a week or two now, and finally had a moment to ask about it at Parks & Rec. Unfortunately for people who liked the Friday Farmers Market at the American Legion, this is not a third Farmers Market. It seems that that one...

Envisioning Needham Street Community Meeting

A public meeting is planned to discuss Needham Street this Thursday, June 6 at Countryside School from 7-9pm.  The state has long been planning to reconstruct the roadway.  This presents a good opportunity to implement “complete streets” and also consider...
Film Company Plans to Build Studio in Newton

Film Company Plans to Build Studio in Newton

NOTE: This post is from about a year ago but Bruce added some new info and photo below (see UPDATE below) OK, this was actually reported a while ago, but I only recently read of plans by Atlas Film Corporation to build a studio in Newton — in Cold Spring Park,...
Remember milk in glass bottles?

Remember milk in glass bottles?

I vaguely knew that there were still milk-delivery services around, but I’d never actually seen one in action until I spotted this truck making a delivery on Webster Street this yesterday morning, and was transported back to the 1960s and my parents’ first house in...
Saturday 10 a.m.: Newton CA$H MOB!

Saturday 10 a.m.: Newton CA$H MOB!

Remember this post and this one?  It’s happening! There’s a CA$H MOB coming to Auburndale this Saturday, November 10 – please come! Show your support for local business and come spend $10 (or more!) at an Auburndale business of your choice. At 10...

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