Brittney Welde honored by Greater Newtown Exchange Club

The Greater Newtown Exchange Club (GNEC) honored Council Rock North High School student Brittney Welde at the Club’s May 22nd meeting with GNEC’s coveted Student of the Month (SOM) Award. Brittney stood with her mother, Michelle, as the award was presented by GNEC’s Linda Jensen and Club President Scott Harp.

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Patriots FC U14 boys win fourth EPYSA State Cup

The Patriot FC U-14 boys won an unprecedented fourth Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association State Cup Championship title last month in West Chester, PA. Congratulations to players, coaches, and families! The team now advances to the Regional Championships in Rhode Island in late June.

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Broadmeadows Farm now accepting enrollment for summer programs

Enrollment is now being accepted for summer programs at Broadmeadows Farm, an 88-acre horse farm nestled in the Yardley-Newtown area.

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Makefield Highlands Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Spirit Golf Management announces the 10 Year Anniversary of Makefield Highlands Golf Club. The celebration begins Friday July 18th at 7pm with local Yardley band Infinite Bandwidth rocking the Highlands Grille with hits from the 80’s, 90’s and now. Saturday July 19th will have the 10th Anniversary 6 inch cup Peoria event with two shotgun starts (8:00am & 1:00pm). Your entry fee of $99 includes golf, range balls, cart, a BBQ lunch, and a 10th Anniversary golf shirt from Antiqua and prizes for flight winners.

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Newtown Antique & Classic Auto Show is July 20th

The annual Newtown Business Association Antique & Classic Auto Show will be held on Sunday, July 20th from 10:00am to 3:00pm on historic State Street, and will feature over 150 cars in all makes and models from 1900 to 1989. In order to have the judging completed more quickly and impartially, trained judges who will score each car according to a uniform set of guidelines, will be used this year.

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Joely House and Jason Miller receive Foundations scholarships

Foundations Community Partnership awarded $1000 scholarships to two Council Rock High School seniors through its annual Partnership in Education program this month. Joely House (CR North) and Jason Miller (CR South) are the honored recipients.

Joely will be attending Emory University in the fall, and Jason will be moving on to West Chester University.

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Tommie Dillione honored with House citation in Capitol

Girls’ PIAA-AAA 200-yard freestyle-swimming champion Tommie Dillione received a House citation from state Rep. Steve Santarsiero during a ceremony in the Capitol in Harrisburg earlier this month.

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Family Practice Center of Newtown now offering weekend hours

Family Practice Center of Newtown, located at 638 Newtown-Yardley Road, Suite 2E, is now taking a revolutionary step in healthcare. They have rearranged their weekend schedule to accommodate sick and emergent patients that may not be able to make an appointment during regular weekly business hours.

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Your mother was right: Take your vitamins!

submitted by GNC Newtown

Many Americans are adopting healthier lifestyles, devoting more and more time to sensible diets and regular exercise. That’s a very good regimen to follow. However, did you know that many vitamins and minerals are lost through sweat during strenuous exercises?

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Purchase quality, affordable flooring from home or an established showroom

by June Portnoy

If you live in Newtown or the surrounding area, chances are you or someone you know have bought flooring from Door to Door Floors, founded 19 years ago by Newtown resident, Andy Simmonds.

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