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A charismatic Newton 'intervention'

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Friends of the Grove recently did an "intervention" at the Newton Bus Loop, bringing some new faces to cement pillars along the sidewalk.

The grassroots group has undertaken an initiative to transform The Grove – the green space near the Newton Wave Pool and Recreation Centre – into a vibrant, welcoming and creative space.

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