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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Like to bike and want to spend more time with your teen?

How about joining together for a fun community service biking event? The Newton Food Pantry is looking for 2 teen/parent duos to join their team for the “Ride for Food” to be held on September 23rd in Dedham. Riders must … Continue reading
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April Vacation week drop-in program

Exploring our past, unfolding our future… Visit Historic Newton this week for a family program. Step into the shoes of your 19th century counterpart and walk through key events and inventions from a 100-year period of transformative change in Newton … Continue reading
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