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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.
“People will have great pause about doing business in Newton,” said Greg Vasil, chief executive and president of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board. 9:55 a.m.
Organizers have gathered enough signatures to force city councilors to either rescind zoning approval for the project or schedule a special election to decide its fate. 2:40 p.m.
Newton residents filled the War Memorial Auditorium of City Hall last fall to discuss practical solutions they can take to combat the climate crisis. 12:00 a.m.
Baramor owner-operator Arpit Patel was working in the corporate world when he started imagining where he could focus his energies instead. 5:28 p.m.
The ensemble treated the audience in Newton South High School’s Seasholes Auditorium to renditions of holiday classics. 7:34 p.m.
Caron Tabb’s menorah consists of nine wooden poles — representing eight candles and one shamash — and fabric flames adorning quotations from famous thinkers and writers. 1:08 p.m.