The Newsfeed is where you're able to see posts from the community team and other members and a great place to see what's going on.
If you want to filter what appears in the Newsfeed for you, click on the link at the top of the home page:
In the window that appears, you'll be able to select what you would like to see in your Newsfeed.
Check / Uncheck the boxes to choose what you want to see in the Newsfeed and from whom. E.g. New forum posts, News, Videos, Posts from Friends & members that you follow.