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Her-stories

Two local Newton women consider how good advice, given and taken leads to successful pathways   March has been Women’s History Month. The entire month honoured women, and focused on their contributions to society and acknowledges the role of women throughout history.   Newton has been fortunate to have many powerful, insightful and entrepreneurial women in the community.   We asked two of them for their insight and asked them about the importance of good...

Celebrating Black History today, and everyday

BLACK BUSINESS ASSOCIATION OF BC: Working together to provide a stable economic foundation for future generations of black entrepreneurs   Every February, people across Canada participate in Black History Month events and festivities that honour the legacy of Black Canadians and their communities.   The 2022 theme for Black History Month is: “February and Forever: Celebrating Black History today and every day,” which focused on recognizing the daily contributions that Black Canadians make to Canada....

2022—We’re ready!

Newton BIA invites, welcomes new businesses for a great new year [caption id="attachment_5031" align="alignleft" width="350"] Photo by Pineapple Supply Co. from Pexels[/caption] Great things are happening in the downtown Newton core area.   New businesses continue to pop up all over the area, and we’re meeting some great families who have chosen this area to work, play, live and thrive here! It’s a true testimony to the active efforts of the business improvement teams, such as Team Tidy,...

There’s more to explore!

Five new businesses in Newton There’s been some positive growth happening in the Newton BIA over the past couple of months. New businesses have opened up to serve our community, and we thought it would be a great time to share. Drop-in and introduce yourself to these stores, and you might just find your favourite place to shop, exercise, enjoy a salon experience and more.   [caption id="attachment_5007" align="aligncenter" width="799"] Photo by Amina Filkins from Pexels[/caption]   If...

It’s Harvest Time

Reap the benefits of supporting small business in Newton   [caption id="attachment_4984" align="alignright" width="350"] Photo by Sam Lion from Pexels[/caption] Small businesses have long been the heart and soul of downtown Newton. There is something to be said about being on a first-name basis with a local restaurateur or another small business owner, as such familiarity often translates into exemplary service.   As you drive or stroll through the community, you’ll notice almost 100% of the businesses are...

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