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Help the LigerBots Get to the Detroit World Championship

The LigerBots, Newton’s combined North and South high school FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) team, have qualified for the FIRST Robotics World Championship in Detroit from April 25th – 28th. The LigerBots’ ranked 24th out of 209 New England teams at … Continue reading Continue reading

Use Less, Green the Rest

Mothers Out Front Newton is part of a powerful grassroots movement working for a livable future for all children. This campaign calls for a just transition from fossil fuels and for clean renewable energy. Use Less, Green the Rest is … Continue reading Continue reading

Gas Leaks and Our Health

Please join a panel discussion describing how gas leaks damage human and tree health and about organized efforts to protect our families and communities at the local and state level. Newton has almost 600 unrepaired gas leaks from the pipelines … Continue reading Continue reading

Art Exhibition

The Newton After School Association, in celebration of National After School Week, will display a collection of posters showcasing the wonderful work that school aged childcare programs are doing in Newton. The exhibition is in the main lobby area of … Continue reading Continue reading

Your Opportunity to Comment on scenarios for adjusting school boundary lines

The Newton Public School district wants to make sure that all community members know that the final opportunity for public input on changes to student school assignments (adjustment of boundary lines) is on Wednesday, April 25th. The schools that may … Continue reading Continue reading

3 Short Sessions to More Sustainable Living and Lower Bills

Sign up for Green Newton’s Green Lifestyle Course: 3 Short Sessions to More Sustainable Living and Lower Bills. In the Green Lifestyles course, participants will learn how to reduce their use of energy (at home and in transportation), water, waste … Continue reading Continue reading

In the Name of Love: Newton Family Singers rock the Music of U2

Let out your inner Rock Star and come belt along with Newton Family Singers as they perform anthems of passion and justice by Irish superstars U2!  To benefit the Newton Food Pantry, they’re collecting food donations and holding a raffle. … Continue reading Continue reading

Harlem Rockets comedy basketball show/game

The Newton South High School Booster Club is hosting a fun-filled basketball comedy show and game. The Harlem Rockets incorporate the audience, especially children, into the show and are always available to meet the fans and give autographs after the … Continue reading Continue reading

Newton After School Association Art Exhibition

The Newton After School Association, in celebration of National After School Week, will display a collection of posters showcasing the wonderful work that school aged childcare programs are doing in Newton. The exhibition is in the main lobby area of … Continue reading Continue reading

Opportunity for Public Comment on scenarios for adjusting school boundary lines

The Newton Public School district wants to make sure that all community members know that the final opportunity for public input on changes to student school assignments (adjustment of boundary lines) is on Wednesday, April 25th. The schools that may … Continue reading Continue reading