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10 Unexpected Library Services

By |September 18th, 2017|

You already know about the selection of books, movies, and music available at the Newton Public Library, but you might be surprised to learn what else the library has to offer. We’ve compiled a list of the top ten unexpected services that you can access with your library card.

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Get to Know Matt Muckler

By |September 11th, 2017|

Matt Muckler was appointed as the city administrator for the City of Newton in January of 2017. He was previously the city administrator for the City of West Branch, IA and the assistant to the town manager for Buckeye, AZ.

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Park Centre Celebrates 25 Years

By |September 5th, 2017|

This October, Park Centre, a WesleyLife community, will celebrate its 25th year and the founders who helped bring the retirement living community from a dream to a reality.

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How You Can Help – Hurricane Relief Efforts

By |September 3rd, 2017|

A short list of how you can help those who have been displaced or affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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What You Need To Know About HIRTA

By |August 28th, 2017|

One way that HIRTA determines the need for new programs in communities throughout the region is through community surveys. The transit agency is currently conducting one such survey in the city of Newton to determine the possibility of implementing a fixed route transportation system.

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Get to Know Sarah Jorges

By |August 22nd, 2017|

Sarah Jorges is a marketing account executive and co-host of the morning show on Energy 106.7 FM. Born and raised in Newton, Sarah returned to her hometown after a decade in Omaha, where she enjoyed a career in nursing. Sarah volunteers on various committees and is an ambassador to the Newton Chamber of Commerce.

Why did you […]

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Get to Know What People Are Saying

By |August 14th, 2017|

What is your favorite summer activity in Newton and why?

“My favorite summer activity is riding bikes to the arboretum with my wife and two children (ages 9 and 2). We load our two year old up in the bike trailer and hit the trails. We are fortunate to live rather close and will often stop […]

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Stop by Westwood Golf Course this Summer!

By |August 8th, 2017|

Westwood Golf Course strives to provide you an exceptional golfing experience. From the rolling hills on the front nine to the challenging holes associated with the back nine, you are sure to find Westwood a fun and exciting course to play!

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Get to Know Amanda Price

By |July 31st, 2017|

Amanda serves as the Executive Director of the Greater Newton Area Chamber of Commerce. She has worked to create and assist with fun community events such as the Skiff Gala, Thanks With Franks, Re-Prom, Newton Fest, and the 4th of July Parade and festivities. She enjoys volunteering to help keep Newton growing and thriving.

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