Friends Home and Village: A retirement village based on Quaker principles

by June Portnoy

Friends Home and Village (FHV), a retirement community providing independent living and personal care, has been a part of the Newtown community for almost 120 years. Since its inception in 1897, FHV has been based on Quaker principles.

“In fact, Quakers (also known as Friends) were the first to build retirement homes, based on their belief of respecting people of all ages,” explains Tyler Hoff, FHV’s new CEO and Executive Director.

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Rittenhouse Home Furniture & Home Décor brings affordable interior design of high style furniture to Newtown

by June Portnoy

For the past five years, Jennifer Poe, a Bucks County resident, has run a successful interior design firm from her home, receiving critical acclaim from notable regional designers and builders for her work. Recognizing that Newtown had no furniture store, Jennifer recently decided to bring her interior design expertise to this community by opening Rittenhouse Home Furniture & Home Décor, the first luxury interior design, furniture and cabinetry retail store in this area.

“I thought it was time that Newtown had a cutting edge, high style furniture store in their backyard, no longer needing to travel to Philadelphia or New York,” explains Jennifer.

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Achievement and Wellness Center: Using neurofeedback to alleviate undesirable symptoms and behaviors

by June Portnoy

If you or your children have been diagnosed with a behavioral, emotional and/or learning disorder, you probably feel like you have been handed a life sentence, but the good news is that it doesn’t have to be that way.

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Family Practice Center of Newtown now open seven days a week

by June Portnoy

It’s Sunday and your son falls off his bike, injuring his leg. You hate the idea of waiting for hours in the ER when it’s probably just a bad sprain, but your doctor’s office is closed. Dr. Catherine Spratt-Turner, DO, solo practitioner at the Family Practice Center of Newtown, recently recognized that there was a need in this area for a physician’s office to provide medical care during weekends.

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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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Mercer Bucks Cardiology: Top cardiology care close to home

by June Portnoy

Thanks to Mercer Bucks Cardiology, you can now receive the highest quality cardiology care by leading cardiologists right in your own community. Mercer Bucks Cardiology moved to their new location in Newtown, at 104 Pheasant Run, Suite 128, in the summer of 2013.

“Our Newtown practice offers 14,000 square feet of state-of-the-art clinical space where we provide every aspect of cardiovascular medicine and cardiac diagnostic testing,” says Dr. William Hirsch, Managing Partner and President of Mercer Bucks Cardiology.

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