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The proposal, which passed by a vote of 7 to 1, approved spending $15.7 million to take Webster Woods from Boston College. 9:39 p.m.
Officials have pledged to upgrade the Horace Mann Elementary School, improve communication with community members, and explore constructing an addition. 6:24 p.m.
Nearly three-quarters of Newton parents surveyed would willingly donate to a central Parent Teacher Organization fund, according to a report released Nov. 4 by the Equity Working Group at the School Committee meeting. 6:22 p.m.
Newton plans to go national with its longstanding program to help children better understand disabilities. 2:53 p.m.
About 100 residents attended the only public hearing following the city’s request for $15.7 million of Community Preservation funds for the Boston College-owned property. 9:41 p.m.
Greg Schwartz lost to challenger Alicia Bowman in the Ward 6 at-large race Tuesday. 11:59 a.m.
Newton voters went to the polls Tuesday and cast their ballots for the largest pool of candidates to run for City Council in years. 12:27 a.m.
The City Council race was dominated by starkly different visions of what the future of housing, development, and growth should look like in Newton. 11:54 p.m.