Newton Food Pantry moving to Newton City Hall

As of Aug. 1, the Newton Food Pantry will be located on the basement level of Newton City Hall. The pantry entrance is on Homer Street side of building and is elevator-equipped and handicap-accessible. Donations may be delivered outside the pantry’s basement...
Feast of the Falls features

Feast of the Falls features

The 4th annual Feast of the Falls was held a few weeks ago in Hemlock Gorge.  This amazing neighborhood party is a sit down catered dinner for the first 400 people in Upper Falls who sign up for tickets.This year there was a great spontaneous addition to the...
Support rally for Newton Police

Support rally for Newton Police

On Monday at 5:30 p.m. there was a citizens-organized support rally for the police in the park adjacent to the Newton Police Station (at the corner of Washington and Cherry Streets) in West Newton....
Saga of Echo Bridge

Saga of Echo Bridge

Echo Bridge in Upper Falls is perhaps the most dramatic man-made structure in Newton.  The huge bridge was built in the 1870’s to carry the Sudbury aqueduct across Hemlock Gorge to bring water to the people of Boston. A key feature of the bridge that makes it so...

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