A Newton Restaurant Week is just one of many initiatives in the new campaign, which will promote programs that allow residents and business owners to engage with the community and City Hall to help "bring Newton to its fullest potential."
Newton Mayor Setti Warren officially launched the city’s new "13 Villages, One Community" campaign Tuesday evening outside the Newton Senior Center in Newtonville. The campaign looks to engage citizens and business owners with city employees and resources to help "bring the city of Newton to its fullest potential." Warren spoke alongside a number of Newton city employees, new Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce President Greg Reibman and Phantom Gourmet's Dave Andelman. The new campaign highlights both old and new engagement efforts including: For more information on this campaign, visit the "13 Villages, One Community" website.
An introduction and welcome letter from new Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce President Greg Reibman.
Monday, July 2, 2012
Editor's note: This column was originally written for the Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce newspaper. Hello there. My name is Greg Reibman. I’m the new president of your Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce. I know what you’re thinking: “Another new president? What the heck’s going on at that place anyway?” It’s true. Your chamber has experienced more than its share of turnover. That’s never the optimal way to run any business. But as every experienced businessperson knows, sometimes circumstances beyond our control require us to adapt, adjust and – hopefully -- emerge stronger. Fortunately, while presidents have changed, the Newton-Needham Chamber has enjoyed stability on top from a veteran Board of Directors as well as a core of other …