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Emerge to Host a Blood Drive on May 13th

On May 13th, we plan to host a Blood Drive through the Red Cross to help out during the critical blood shortage that we are facing.

Stuffed Animal & Snack Drive Outcomes

We had a very successful stuffed animal and snack drive for Heart-to-Heart Child Advocacy Center

Stuffed Animal & Snack Drive for Heart-to-Heart Child Advocacy Center

For the month of February, in the spirit of “love,” we wish to show a little love to our community by hosting a stuffed animal and snack drive for Heart-to-Heart Child Advocacy Center.

Hannah Hahn Achieves Professional Designation of Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM (CRPC)

Hannah Hahn, CRPC®, a financial advisor with Ironstone Wealth Advisors, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, LLC, in Newton has achieved the professional designation of Chartered Retirement Planning CounselorSM (CRPC®) through The College of Financial Planning.

Sam Jack named part of American Library Association’s 2022 class of Emerging Leaders

The American Library Association (ALA) has named Sam Jack to its 2022 class of Emerging Leaders. Jack, who serves as Newton Public Library’s adult services librarian, is one of 49 librarians from across the U.S. and Canada chosen to participate.

Kitten Yoga a Great Way to Relax, De-Stress

This is the first time the humane society has done the kitten yoga. [Lauren Kingsley, NYP member] said the reason for the event is to fundraise and have an event in which people can take part. She said people are more likely to donate if they’re getting something out of it, too. “We’re just trying […]

Willard Ropes Herself a Boutique in Newton

There’s gonna be a new boutique in town—The Cactus Crossing—which will have western-themed clothing, as well as other items. “I’ll have a wide variety,” owner Cashion Willard said. “It’s not just [geared] to the country people. It’ll be a boutique with a little western flair.” The boutique, going in at 617 N. Main St., is […]

Local Center Offers Wellness Class

“You can’t outrun your fork,” said Dr. Caleb M. May [NYP Member] with Integrity Medicine in Newton, who will be at the center on various Wednesdays to advise people. There’s no cost to meet with him. Although IN.FORM isn’t new to the center, Wellness Wednesdays is. […] May became involved after seeing the Wellness Center […]

Fashionable New Face Brings Fresh Perspective to City Planning

Ryan Sellers made his move to Newton last week after being hired as the City Planner, a position that was recently created. The adjustment hasn’t been hard, he said. He has already found a new favorite restaurant — Back Alley Pizza. “I read in a magazine that it was one of the best places to […]

Fair has Chiropractic Business in Newton, Hires Another Newton Native

“I have always been fascinated by the human body and athletic performance,” [Mallorie Coffman, NYP member] said, sitting in Fair’s office. That took her down the road of athletic training. She said it’s fantastic to be able to help someone make five more yards on the field, but she finds helping people with chiropractic medicine […]

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