The event will be held at 5 p.m. at Wellness Solution Center on Friends Lane.
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Monday, December 3, 2012
The annual Newtown Holiday Parade was held Sunday afternoon.
Thousands lined the streets in Newtown for the annual Holiday Parade, which was held Sunday. The parade, put on by the Newtown Buisiness Association, featured local marching bands, dancers, Mummers, classic cars, Santa and more.
Saturday, December 1, 2012
The parade is sponsored by the Newtown Business Association and will begin on South State Street at the Stocking Works building.
The 8th annual Newtown Holiday Parade will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. The parade is sponsored by the Newtown Business Association and will begin on South State Street at the Stocking Works building. "This huge event is a family tradition and continues to provide a magical experience for the whole community," reads a NBA flyer for the event. The parade will be held rain or shine. The forecast as of Friday calls for clouds and temperatures in the low 50s on Sunday. The parade will feature local high school marching bands, Mummers bands, floats, antique cars, fire trucks, Santa and more. From Stocking Works, the parade travels north to Washington Avenue and makes a left. It then continues east to Sycamore Street and north on Sycamore Street. It…
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Did you attend Brewfest on Saturday? Share your pictures!
Friday, October 19, 2012
The seventh annual event will feature a vast selection of beers, live music and food.
Thursday, September 20, 2012
Just days since Newtown Hardware House announced they were closing after 143 years in business, a local man has stepped up to buy the store.
Newtown Hardware House owner Dave Callahan won't yet name the man who saved the historic shop from being liquidated, but he says the new owner will "keep the shop open with all the same perks." Callahan announced late last week that the 143-year-old business would be closing in the coming weeks. Just days later, a Newtown man stepped forward and purchased the store. The official change in ownership of the wooden-floored store will take place in the coming weeks, Callahan said. "I'm happy the store will stay open and the community should be too," the Newtown Borough fixture said Wednesday. What's next for Callahan? He says retirement. "I plan to go out and have a good time," he said with a chuckle. For the peppy 70-year-old that means …
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
The Newtown Borough staple is set to close after over 100 years in operation.
Thursday, Sept. 20: Just days since Newtown Hardware House announced they were closing after 143 years in business, a local man has stepped up to buy the store. Tuesday, Sept. 18: With it’s red brick exterior and large display windows filled with various items on display, Newtown Hardware House has been a staple of South State Street in the borough for several lifetimes. In just weeks time, the store is set to close for good, according to a 8x11 computer paper sign posted in the window of the classic-looking store. “The closing of Newtown Hardware is a major hit to the Newtown Borough business district,” President of the Newtown Business Association Mick Petrucci said Tuesday morning. With the international downturn in the economy, …
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The Newtown Business Association's Expo was held Wednesday evening and was estimated to have drawn more than 1,000 people.
The parking lots at the Newtown Athletic Club were overflowing with cars Wednesday evening as the Newtown Business Association's annual expo took place in the building. Guest flowed from table to table and even got the chance to taste food from several local restaurants and grocery stores. Organizer Amy M. B. McKenna said the expo drew way more people than the NBA estimated and "exceeded expectations." "There had to have been over 1,000 people here," NBA president Mick Petrucci said during the event. McKenna and Petrucci said this year's event was the most heavily promoted. A live broadcast and concert ticket raffle held by WXTU 92.5 increased notoriety in the area. The expo featured 67 local business and plenty of interesting displays …
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
The Newtown Business Association Expo 2012 will be held Wednesday, September 12 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Newtown Athletic Club. The expo is free and open to the public.
The Newtown Business Association is gearing up to hold the biggest business expo event in the history of the organization. This will be the 6th year the event has been held. The NBA Expo 2012 will be held Wednesday, September 12 from 3 until 7 p.m. at the Newtown Athletic Club. The expo is free and open to the public. This year’s NBA Expo will feature over 70 area businesses. Food samples from local restaurants and grocery stores will be available for those who attend, Jacki Pitkow of the Newtown Business Association told Patch. Attendees of this year’s expo are eligible to win door prizes from the 70 vendors, Pitkow said. Prize raffles will also be held. Country music radio station 92.5 WXTU will be broadcasting live at the expo and …
Sunday, July 15, 2012
The Newtown Business Association held it's annual Antique and Classic Car Show on Sunday, giving enthusiasts and passers-by the chance to check out some fancy wheels.
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