Andy Levin on Newton’s McMansions new homes

While I don’t always agree with him, I admire Andy Levin for not being shy about expressing his views on the TAB’s editorial page, while keeping the news reporting on big issues in the rest of the paper balanced. One strong example of this is the series...
Jonathan Dame joins the Newton TAB staff

Jonathan Dame joins the Newton TAB staff

Jonathan Dame is the new Newton TAB reporter, replacing Jim Morrison who left two weeks ago for a position at Banker & Tradesman. Dame was previously the reporter for the Needham Times and will be a terrific addition to Andy Levin’s team.  Newton is lucky to...

TAB: Eleven rapes in Newton in 2014

The TAB’s Jim Morrison wrote a page one story today about decreased crime rates in Newton between 2013 and 2014 (not online yet.) Good news, mostly. Here’s what had me puzzled though: “Rapes were down 48 percent with 11 in 2014, compared to 21 in...
Spring cleaning at Hemlock Gorge

Spring cleaning at Hemlock Gorge

The Friends of Hemlock Gorge spring clean up will be held this Saturday morning, April 21, with volunteers meeting any time from 9-10 AM in the parking lot on Hamilton Place, just over the Needham side of the river, off Elliot St.  Refreshments will be provided after...
NEWTON TAB: Marathon Sunday is almost here

NEWTON TAB: Marathon Sunday is almost here

It may be time to buy the Newton Tab a 2012 calendar.  Today’s issue of  the Tab features the startling front page news that this year’s Boston Marathon will be run on a Sunday for the first time ever.  Inside they announced that the last day of school...

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