Newton Talks Wellness

By |April 27th, 2015|

“Newton Talks” is a new educational series featuring local residents with inspiring stories. The Newton Wellness Coalition is kicking off the series with Newton Talks Wellness,  which will feature stories about overcoming disabilities, implementing meaningful lifestyle changes, and managing health setbacks. The talks are scheduled for Sunday, April 19th at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 20th […]

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Save Energy, Save Money: Introducing Hometown Rewards

By |April 27th, 2015|

Newton is very fortunate to have been chosen as Alliant Energy’s only new recipient of Hometown Rewards program assistance in the State of Iowa in 2015.  Hometown Rewards is a program developed by Alliant Energy with the goal of reducing energy usage on a community-wide basis.  Over $100,000 in program funds will be given to […]

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Mark your calendar for Newton Fest!

By |April 27th, 2015|

If you like to have fun, you’ll love Newton Fest. The brand new, community event will be a three day Newton extravaganza celebrating the very best of Newton June 12 -14. The festival is jam packed with fun events for all ages. We’re encouraging Newton residents, alumni, and out-of-towners to get to know Newton during […]

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Get to Know City Councilwoman Noreen Otto

By |April 27th, 2015|

Noreen Otto moved to Newton six years ago and began service on the Newton City Council in 2012. Find out what she thinks you should get to know about Newton!

 

Q: What do you think people should “get to know” about Newton?

 A: For the people who live here, I hope that the “Get to Know Newton” […]

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Chamber of Commerce extends Newton Postcard Project

By |April 23rd, 2015|

The Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce is encouraging Newton residents and visitors to participate in the Newton Postcard Project. In order to facilitate this participation, several businesses are offering special discounts for customers who come into their store and fill out a postcard from April 23-25. This is an extension of Main Street’s postcard […]

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Coffee with a Cop

By |April 23rd, 2015|

On May 9, 2015, officers from Newton Police Department and community members will come together in an informal setting to discuss community issues, build relationships, and drink coffee.

All community members are invited to attend. The event begins at 9:00 AM on May 9, 2015 at Uncle Nancy’s Coffee House & Eatery, 114 N 2nd Ave […]

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Main Street participates in Newton Postcard Project

By |April 13th, 2015|

Newton Main Street is encouraging Newton residents and visitors to participate in the Newton Postcard Project while shopping downtown from April 16-18.

Several businesses are offering special discounts for customers who come into their store and fill out a postcard. Postcards are located at the businesses and can be filled out at the point of purchase. […]

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Iowa Speedway’s 2015 Line-Up

By |April 7th, 2015|

If you haven’t watched a race at Iowa Speedway,then you don’t know Newton. The 2015 line-up at Iowa Speedway is more exciting then ever, with a mix of big racing events and a fun concert series! More information is available at iowaspeedway.com. We look forward to seeing you at one (or many) of the events below:

 

May 16-17, […]

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Valle Drive-In

By |April 7th, 2015|

It’s show time at Valle Drive-In!  For us, and for many of you, summer is not complete without this scene.  Newton is home to one of the last remaining drive-in movie theaters in the state.

Valle Drive-In has been in operation since 1949, making it the oldest of four drive-ins in Iowa and the only […]

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