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The exhibit was organized by Newton at Home, a nonprofit dedicated to helping the city’s older residents live in their own homes independently. 12:47 p.m.
Attendees heard from the project’s supporters, after the “no” side withdrew from the event. 5:56 p.m.
“As we lean in to make our roads, sidewalks, and bike lanes safer, we also all have to slow down and pay attention,”Newton Mayor Ruthanne Fuller said. 5:20 p.m.
Lieutenant Dave Tempesta visited the West Newton convenience store while off duty to purchase a lottery ticket before his afternoon shift. 4:10 p.m.
A city councilor’s push to preserve a group of commercial buildings as local landmarks could impact city efforts to revitalize the neighborhood. 3:22 p.m.
The search for a new home for the city’s senior center — launched shortly after Fuller took office in 2018 — has grown into something of a game of musical chairs. 3:02 p.m.
A consultant would be hired to determine the feasibility of converting the West Newton Armory into affordable housing. 7:20 p.m.
Starting Feb. 1, residents will have to pay $20 per item for the curbside collection of large items that can’t be recycled, such as wood furniture, mattresses, rugs, and tables, the department said. 5:37 p.m.