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Sudbury resident Carl Chudnofsky has been named the honoree of the annual MetroWest Jewish Day School Gala, to be held on Sunday, December 15 at 5pm at Temple Reyim in Newton, MA.
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A proposal to require seat belts on school buses -- perennial legislation that never makes it through the Legislature -- was before lawmakers again Thursday.
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2. Kindermusik Jingle Jangle playdates are coming to the Suzuki School of Newton today at 4:45 p.m. These classes are adult-child interactive and are for newborns - age 5. They will play our jingle bells, dance like snowmen, watch the snow fall, go ice-skating, and get in the holiday spirit.
Head to the Arts Stroll and Shop this weekend in different spots around Newton. The Newton Cultural Alliance's event is back for the third year in a row.
Newton's Jill Schon earned the distinction of one of the nation's top recyclers in the TerraCycle Solo Summer Celebration contest.
Dick was born Aug. 3, 1917 in Boston, the son of Max and Harriet Tuttle Ulin, and grew up in Dorchester, Mass.
During the addition and renovation process, LDa Architecture & Interiors preserved the historical character of this 1914 Arts and Crafts-style home in Massachusetts.
A Dorchester man faces a kidnapping charge among the slew of charges he faces after an incident in Watertown late on the night of Dec. 2. At about 11:37 p.m. police were dispatched to Patten Street where they had received a 911 call from a cell phone in which the line remained connected, but no one was speaking, said Watertown Police Lt.
Here are the highlights of the Northborough Police log for Monday, courtesy of the Northborough Police Department: At 6:33 a.m., police assisted the fire department with a medical on Whitney Street.
2. Journalist Ari Shavit will discuss his book My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center, 333 Nahanton St. in Newton, today at 7:30 p.m. Find out more here .
At 76 Main, a former sea captain's residence, new owners have replaced the dark wood paneling with bright decor and iPads in every guest room.
McElroy has been playing Christmas music nonstop, and if you think this is a bad thing, you might as well be excited to take exams.
The election of Massachusetts' next governor won't happen for nearly a year, but candidates for the state's top political office are already busily stockpiling money.