LWV forum takeaways — Ward 3 ward councilor

If you haven’t already, please go watch the Ward 3 candidates forum between Julia Malackie and Carolina Ventura, competing to fill the seat vacated by Barbara Brousal-Glaser. This is another of the nearly always informative forums hosted by the Newton League of...

VIDEO: Ward 3 At-Large Alderman/City Council seat

Here’s the video from the Newton League of Women Voters/NewTV forum featuring the three candidates running for the Ward 3 At-Large Alderman/City Council seat: Incumbents Ted Hess-Mahan and Jim Cote and challenger Julia Malakie. Voters will have a chance to elect two...

Malakie: How about every other week trash pickup?

Alderman/City Council At Large candidate Julia Malakie floated an idea at the candidates forum in the Highlands Sunday that I hadn’t heard before: Newton, Malakie said, might want to consider going to every other week trash pickup as a way to save...