Newton Falls, Ohio (WKBN) – The season of giving began Saturday night with the lighting of the Christmas tree in Newton Falls.
Downtown, about 1,000 people gathered for lighting ceremonies and events related to Small Business Saturday.
People can pick up a punch card and enter a drawing by visiting various local businesses. Approximately 20 small and medium-sized enterprises participated.
Residents planned the event.
“A small number of people are stepping up to see if we can continue to do this for the community,” said former City Councilman Adam Zimmerman.
Those who submit punch cards will be eligible to participate in the drawing to be held on Sunday.
Tino DiCenso contributed to this report.
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