Needham, MA Is A super Town to Live in for many reasons, one of which is we have realistic taxes. Needham, MA has a great YMCA, an incredible Library, our own Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Needham Campus with ICU and Emergency Room. The Beth Israel has a new look.
What else does Needham, MA have? Well Needham, MA has close proximity to Route 128/95, which a major highway with direct accessibility to the Mass Pike, to Logan Airport, to 495, and 93. For the commuter there are 4 train stops in Needham and the MBTA bus that connects to Riverside MBTA. Needham is 10.5 miles from Back Bay, Boston, MA.
Needham, MA has a reputation for fine schools. We attract the best and brightest and I believe it is just a nice place to live. Our Town Meeting form of government works so well. Needham's Park and Recreation programs are year round and offer terrific programs.
Some actual quotes from Needham residents:
"I feel proud that Needham is one of the towns with a Hospice House."
"It is just the people's attitude to work hard - enjoy leisure time and take part in the many varied activities Needham has to offer."
"Sledding on the High School hill."
"Summer outdoor concerts."
"Annual Spelling Bee for adults."
"The country's newest college town "Olin College of Engineering"
"The service clubs do so much i.e. Rotary, Lions, Exchange, and Women's Club
"The incredible July 4 Celebration put on by the Exchange Club."
"Our superb local theatre group."
"Our Community Council does so much for people. i.e., The Food Pantry."
I have been here since 1965 and have enjoyed and been able to partake of what this town offers. We have raised our son here and now we take our grandkids to the events we have done over the years.
We look forward to celebrating our 300th year in 2011. Stay tuned for announcements for Needham 300.