Board members of Organization Promoting Everlasting Neighbors met at Newton City Hall on Monday night. Mayor Michael L. Hansen signed a proclamation declaring January Sister City Month. Pictured (from left) with Hansen are Jeff Price, John McNeer, Tom Hoover, Sheri Benson, Rose Trapp, Maxine Udelhoven, Fritz Kramer, Jane Ann Cotton, David Pitz, Warren Erickson, Tom Mott and Tori Reynolds. O.P.E.N. board members not pictured: Chaz Allen, Larry Hesson, Joan Tyler, Jane Johnson and Bob Eschliman.