Sharon Stout has been volunteering with Newton Community Pride for more than 15 years. She has had lead roles in logistics, fundraising and in-kind donations for NewtonSERVES and has also helped with Harvest Fair, July 4 and Newtonville Village Day. Thank you, Sharon! Read what Sharon has to say about her volunteer experience [...]
Newton Community Pride installed 22 new banners yesterday across the city. [...]
Watch the West Suburban YMCA's "YGN". A heartwarming display of the good going on in our community [...]
If wishing to do yard work or landscaping on city property, please refer to the following COVID-19 protocol. [...]
Spring has sprung in Newton and volunteers are needed for more plantings. See recent photos of our beautiful local gardens. [...]
Several members of the arts sector are calling for specialized federal assistance. The arts and culture workforce contributes 4.5 percent to the nation’s gross domestic product and directly employs more than 5 million workers. They are valuable commerce for local businesses and essential during times of economic recovery. Investing in the arts sector is an investment in our nation’s capacity to drive economic activity, generate creative solutions to complex problems, support the health and well-being of communities, and educate and inspire lifelong learners. [...]
On this Patriots Day, we shine a huge spotlight on Newton-Wellesley Hospital and all those working towards the health and safety of our community. Right now we have over 100 people being treated for COVID-19 and over 100 who have been discharged and are recovering. NWH is averaging 170 tests a day. Please read Mayor Ruthanne Fuller's message from Friday.
Take your stimulus to local businesses! New Shop Local portal from the Newton Needham Regional Chamber. Shop the list of local businesses offering gift cards for purchase, online or phone orders, virtual programs or classes, special offers and more. You can also add your business to the directory.
These sponsors are open and serving the community. Please check out their hours and offerings. Shop local!