Do these look like historic landmarks to you?

On Jan. 2, one day after she was sworn in to the Newton City Council, the newly elected Ward 3 Councilor Julia Malakie filed an “urgent” request with the Newton Historical Commission to landmark the Washington Street used car dealership pictured above and six other West Newton Buildings for landmark status.

Also on Malakie’s list is this property at 978 Watertown Street


…also on Councilor Malakie’s urgent landmark list is the

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 City Council forum between Julia Malakie and Carolina Ventura

Here’s the NewTV/Newton League of Women Voters debate between between Julia Malakie and Carolina Ventura who are running for the Ward 3 City Council seat being vacated by Barbara Brousal-Glaser.

Decision 2019: Ward Three Ward Councilor from NewTV Government on Vimeo.

VIDEO: Malakie, Kelley and Cote for Ward 3 At Large

Decision 2017: Councilor At Large Ward Three from NewTV on Vimeo.

Here’s the video from the NewTV and the Newton League of Women Voters debate featuring Ward 3 At-Large candidates Andrea Kelley, Jim Cote and Julia Malakie. Voters will be asked to elect two of the three candidates on Nov. 7.

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...