Needham is a great town outside of Boston along route 128. With its town square, it has the feel of middle America while being convenient to Boston and all it has to offer.
The Needham schools are among the best in the state delivering solid results on the standardized tests at the elementary, middle school, and high school level.
Below are some local sites you may find helpful:
Official Town of Needham website
Needham Business Association (NBA)
Needham Public Schools
Charles River YMCA - Needham
Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital - Needham