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From Newton to Mardi Gras

Drums, xylophone, piano keys and a tambourine played an old-fashioned melody that drifted on the warm fall air at Mike Hanchett?s shop in Newton…

Holiday Family Affair

On a wall at the Newton Performing Arts Center is a painted ?Dance is the only art where we are the paintbrushes.? With that…

A guiding light

Bonnie Sowers, as well as Hesston College nursing program faculty and staff, have managed to do something rarely seen on college campuses these days…

A good, positive life

Jean Hicks seems to take life as it comes, and a saying with that idea in mind is one she thought might make good…

Tools of the trade

To some, he?s known as Mr. Johnson, to others, he?s Dad, and to many, he?s just called Evan. Whatever folks call him, the fact…

In Stitches

Charlotte Wolfe is surrounded by bolts of creativity at her quilt shop in downtown Newton. This creativity comes from within Wolfe herself and from…

Rhythm and Blues

Just by looking at April May Webb as she?s running groceries through the scanner at North Dillons in Newton, patrons can tell she?s happy…