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Tootsie's supports local Ambulance services

Both Tootsie's restaurant locations will be donating 10% of the sales on Friday, November 12 - Sunday, November 14, to their respective ambulance services.In Vinton, the North Benton proceeds will be utilized for training opportunities and the purchase of equipment. 

Homecare Assistance/NuCara Home Medical open in Vinton

Jess Fairbanks isn't new to the home care needs nor new to Vinton. Jess and her family reside here in Vinton. Fairbanks has had her business in the Cedar Falls location for four and half years. Currently, she has 56 employees in Cedar Falls and 12 here in Vinton.Fairbanks' heart is with serving the needs of our elderly, but she also serves anyone who needs her help.
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Opal & Hazel's November Update

Where are we in November? The plan is to start up again the week of the 14th. We will send out updates via the newsletter and on Facebook with our schedule as soon as we can. But rest assured, you’ll see us again real soon. Staff Highlight- Carmen Allyn and Annette spent several years working together at Wells Fargo and formed a friendship that continues strong today.

42° North Winery to hold Taste and Take Event on Sunday

42° North Winery will be open on Sunday, November 7, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. to celebrate a beautiful fall day. Please join them on Sunday, November 7th from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. for a Taste & Take event. The Winery will have their 4 wine varieties available to sample and purchase. 42° Nort Winery is located at 2894 61st Street Lane in Vinton, Iowa.

VGH 2021 Employee Awards recognize employees for 380 combined years dedication

Michele Schoonover recognized for 40 Years of service to VGH 28 others were also recognized The following employees are recognized for their many years of service. Congratulations! Five Years Nora Vaupel Theresa Fowler Jennie Harrison Bethany Schrage Tammy Baldridge Amanda Bergen Marisa Wright Hannah Choplick George Bauer Roy Trimble Sara Wattnem Ten YearsMelissa SivolaJoanna ReiterTodd Reynolds Kayla SellersShirley SchwartzJill L
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This Veteran’s Day, Thursday, November 11, the Fareway family would like to thank all veterans and active service members. Fareway store locations in a six-state region will be offering a fifteen percent discount to any retired, active-duty, reserve, or guard military members.To receive discounts, customers are asked to show their military ID at checkout or identify the branch of service.

GROWMARK New Century FS Receives ResponsibleAg Certification

 Company takes extra steps to assure it is safe and secure. New Century FS was honored today by achieving certification from ResponsibleAg. This is the third time that the New Century FS location in Vinton, Iowa has achieved this award. The ResponsibleAg Certification Program is the only program in the nation that provides a voluntary comprehensive assessment of agricultural facilities that store and handle farm input supplies such as fertilizer, crop protection products, seed, and fuel.

Old Hospital Pub to Open Wednesday, October 27 at 4:00 p.m.

The Old Hospital Pub, located on the old Braille School campus will open at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday night. The pub will be open until 9:30 p.m. and until 11:00 p.m. on the weekends. The kitchen closes at 9:30 p.m.on the weekend. The menu consists of the following appetizers: Buffalo Chicken Dip, 3 burger sliders, smoked wings, deviled eggs, soft homemade pretzels, pulled pork nachos.
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Bobbins and Boards creates Handicapped-Accessible Baby Bed

Mr. Boards has just finished a very rewarding project. A few months ago, an expectant couple visited with a photo of a handicapped-accessible crib. You see, the young first-time mother-to-be is confined to a wheelchair and she wanted to be able to put her baby to bed.Now, Mr. Boards has built four three-in-one crib/toddler bed/full-size bed sets for his grandchildren but none of them were handicapped accessible.

Opal & Hazel's Giving Back this Friday in Vinton

On Friday night, from 5-7 p.m. stop out at Bobbins & Boards for a pizza from Opal & Hazel's Wood Fired Pizza. $1.00 from each purchase will go toward covering the cost of the free Thanksgiving Dinner that is kindly provided by the First Baptist Church in Vinton each year."Gettin Piggy With It" will be the featured specialty for the night. You can pre-order by 3:00 pm each day by calling or texting 319-202-8461 or by sending a message through their Facebook Page.
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