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Home & Property

A Globetrotting Newton Family Finds Inspiration for Their Dream Home

When it came time to build their dream home, a boisterous Newton family of five took cues from places they’d stayed during their travels. They […]

Home & Property

On the Market: A Grand Newton Residence with a Musical Entryway

43 Gray Cliff Road, Newton Price: $4,995,000 Size: 6,154 square feet Bedrooms: 8 Baths: 2.5 Walking into the grand front foyer of this home, it […]

Education

Should Your Kid Be Taking Russian Math?

On a January afternoon at the Russian School of Mathematics headquarters, a 6,500-square-foot bilevel brick building in a Newton corporate office park, Inessa Rifkin leads […]

Restaurants

The Founders of Boston’s Beer Mobile Will Open a West Newton Wine Bar in February

UPDATE, February 24, 10 a.m.: Flora’s Wine Bar officially opens on Friday, Feb. 28, at 4 p.m. PREVIOUSLY: For the past couple of years, Andrew […]

City Life

Newton to Boston College: Give Us Our Woods Back

This story has been updated. Bad news, Boston College: With clear disregard for the lyrics of your fight song, the mayor of Newton says the […]

City Life

There’s a 6-8 Foot Burmese Python on the Loose in Newton

A Burmese python has flown the coop in Newton, and now police are urging residents to be cautious, and keep their eyes peeled. The department […]

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Newton Man among Those Injured in New York City Attack

A Newton man sustained serious, non-life threating injuries during the Tuesday truck attack in New York City that officials are calling an act of terror. […]

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Newton Officers Are Not among Those Headed to Puerto Rico

For days, Newton Mayor Setti Warren denounced Gov. Charlie Baker’s response to Hurricane Maria, but when it came time for police forces in Massachusetts to head for […]

Home & Property

A Lakeside Beauty in Newton

For one homeowner, renovating a lake house in Newton meant preserving its rich history.

Home & Property

Either-Or: A Newton Manse vs. a Vineyard Jewel

Two listings. The same price. What’s worth it?

City Life

Q&A with Setti Warren: Can a Progressive Beat America’s Most Popular Governor?

Two-term Newton mayor Setti Warren formally launched his bid for governor over the weekend, declaring that economic inequality is the “defining issue of our generation.” If […]

Home & Property

Linda de Valpine’s Favorite Things

Shop owner Linda de Valpine brings impeccable design to Newton.

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It’s Official: Setti Warren Is Running for Governor

Following months of speculation, Newton Mayor Setti Warren formally launched his bid for governor during a block party at his home Saturday afternoon. In his […]

Home & Property

Erin Gates’s Favorite Things

Newton-based Erin Gates is an all-design tour de force.

Home & Property

Home Additions: Steel the Show

Since buying their 1907 Italian Renaissance Revival home in 2008, this Newton couple craved a big, modern space where they and their two sons could […]