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Shop Local in Newton – It’s Easy! I just heard on morning TV today that over 29% of consumers have NOT finished their holiday shopping. For your benefit, the following local shops have many excellent choices. It is easy to find great gifts and support our local small business owners!
Owner George Dungan, Morning Silver in West Newton
1286 Washington Street, West Newton – 617-244-9220
A lovely shop/gallery filled with unique hand made items. Selections include clothing, clocks, pottery, jewelry, and a variety of artwork made from paper, glass, metal work, and wood. Once you enter the shop, you will want to linger.
22 Lincoln Street, Newton Highlands – 617-332-7841
Green Planet Kids is a toy store for kids of all ages. You will find a wide variety of quality toys and games in every price range. Be sure to look into their art classes and birthday parties at www.greenplanetkids.com.
Explore summer intern options for high school students in Newton
Do you have a high school student who is in working an internship this summer? Are you a local business provider who would be interested in mentoring a high school student? Summer internships are a great way for teens to build confidence and learn about career options. Join us for a panel discussion on finding or developing internships. Panelist will discuss their experiences with internships and how to explore options for student internships. Panelists will include the following.
Diane LeBlanc, Village Bank Senior Vice President
Janet Porcaro, REALTOR from Keller Williams Realty
Suriya Ramachandrababu, Summer Intern
Amanda Samaha, Newton North High School Capstone Counselor
Thursday, December 4, 2013 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM in the Newton North Cafeteria, 1st floor.
Last summer, I was fortunate enough to have a wonderful student Intern, Suriya Ramachandrababu. Suriya was a natural business leader. Before I met him, I was worried about how I would fill the day. But Suriya dug in to every assignment with cheerful resolve.
The goal of the Mayor’s Summer Youth Internship Program is to serve as a stepping stone and learning experience for young adults in the community. Internships provide on the job experience and exposure to the world of work, as well as skill-building workshops and presentations. ~ from the City of Newton