Needham is a town in Massachusetts, near Boston. It is primarily a residential suburb with little historical or cultural interest, although a number of upscale and ethnic restaurants have recently turned it into a rather unlikely culinary destination.
Mass Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA OR "T"), . Commuter rail Needham Line  service linking to Boston. This service runs Monday through Saturday, no Sunday service. Four station stops in Needham are (in order of increasing distance from the terminal of South Station in Boston) Hersey, Needham Junction, Needham Center, and Needham Heights.
The Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering, Olin Way (off Great Plain Avenue west of the town center), Phone: 781-292-2300 . Olin is one of the few new colleges campuses to have been built on the East Coast. Olin College's modern vernacular stands in stark contrast to the historicism of many other local colleges.
Read & White Formal Wear, 1096 Great Plain Ave, ☎ 781-292-1007, . Mon: 10 - 8, Tues: 10-6, Wed 10-6, Thur: 10-8, Fri: 10-6, Sat: 9-4. Read & White in Needham has been providing the finest in traditional and contemporary mens formal wear since 1914. They feature a complete selection of tuxedos and formal accessories for purchase or rental, with personal service and a genuine commitment to quality . The specialists at Read & White will help with selecting the perfect style of tuxedo and accessories for your wedding or next black tie event. They offer special rates for wedding parties, groups, proms, and for extended rentals. Read & White also offers in house tailoring so out of town measurements and last minute alterations are never a problem. They carry a variety of designer labels including: Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, Perry Ellis, Pierre Cardin, Lord West and more!
Sheraton Needham Hotel, 100 Cabot Street, ☎ 1-781-444-1110, . Sheraton Needham provides a free shuttle service to nearby local corporate headquarters and features a full fitness center and a heated indoor pool.