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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Newton Specialty Retailer Capitalizes on Pet Industry Trends

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Pets are often considered members of our families, even as our best friends. We rely on them in times of crisis to overcome stress and anxiety. The COVID-19 pandemic is no different. As families shelter in place, Americans are adopting pets at record leve...

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City of Newton - Community Development
Posted on: June 1, 2020

Consumer Fireworks Sales in City of Newton

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Newton City Council voted in 2017 to limit the usage and sale of fireworks. All consumer fireworks sales will need to conform to all applicable Building, Site Plan and Zoning Ordinances of the City of Newton. Those interested in selling fireworks will nee...

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City of Newton - Community Development
Posted on: June 11, 2020

Virtual ceremony honors 14 Iowa historic preservation projects including Hotel Maytag

A barn in Ogden, a courthouse in Decorah, a tiny cemetery chapel in Avoca and a sprawling military base on the south side of Des Moines – these are just four of the 14 historic preservation projects that were honored in a virtual ceremony Thursd...

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City of Newton - Community Development
Posted on: May 5, 2020

Local Assistance Available for Jasper County Small Businesses

Small business owners in Jasper County now have access to local funds during this difficult time.

A joint effort between the Newton Development Corporation (NDC), Jasper County Economic Development Corporation (JEDCO), the City of Newton, Jasper County and...

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