Salt Lake County Councilwoman Aimee Winder Newton isn't shy about letting people know she is turning 40 on Saturday.
In fact, she's touting it. It's the theme of a fundraiser that night for her campaign to retain the District 3 council seat she inherited from David Wilde when he took a job in the county district attorney's office. A ticket costs, naturally, $40.
"I've had people tell me they thought I was in my early 30s," said Newton, formerly a spokeswoman for Taylorsville City. "It's flattering, but probably confusing when they hear I have an 18-year-old and have been involved in the community for 20 years.