Garcia becomes stronger, healthier after chemo, radiation

Mario Garcia has been through a several-year ordeal being diagnosed with Stage 4 throat cancer. Here, he sits in his living room below three of his artworks he did in college. Garcia uses art as his therapy. Last year, the tournament had a fundraiser for his medical expenses. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now

By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now The paintings Newton resident Mario Garcia has been working on recently are a metaphor for his battle with Stage...

We've recently changed our subscription system. If you've previously had access but experience difficulty logging in, please click here to fill out a support request.

Online content is available with a subscription to Newton Now. Don't worry, we've made it simple.
If you already have a subscription and account log in below where it says “username”.

If you already have a subscription to the print edition, and would like to add ONLINE access, please click below to add it.

Add Online Access

If you want a subscription, which includes all online content and a weekly paper in your mailbox, select the best plan below.

  • Blue



    Sign Up

  • Bronze


    6 months

    Sign Up

  • Silver


    1 Year
    ($4.17 / month)

    Sign Up

  • Gold


    2 Years
    ($3.75 / month)

    Sign Up