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  • Nourishments: Nuts About Nutella

    I think it is a good idea to avoid processed foods, but like so many good ideas it is one that I find hard to adhere to in some cases. Nutella, for instance. Nutella is a hazelnut and cocoa spread (the original hazelnut spread, as the label is hap...

  • The Way We Were, from the issue dated March 22, 2013

    Newtown news of 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago.

  • SNAPSHOT: Linda Manna

    Weekly profile of people around town, this week Linda Manna.

  • NHS Grad Fundraising While Protecting Her Former Hometown

    Beth Bogdan, the senior director of artistic relations for Republic Records, usually spends her days handling itineraries, calendars, and travel issues for a artists on the label. Lately the Newtown native has been devoting much of each day to receiving, cataloging and announcing the latest items to be offered during Music For Newtown.

  • The Life Of Pie (And Other Lessons)

    The Beloved Book Group Gals book club of Newtown was pleased to host not only its regular membership, Tuesday, March 6, but also two special guests. Newtown First Selectman Pat Llodra joined the group in learning firsthand from Beth Howard the art of pie making — and life.

  • SNAPSHOT: Dr John Woodall

    Weekly profile of people around town, this week John Woodall

  • The Way We Were

    A weekly look back at Newtown, 25, 50, 75, and 100 years ago.

  • The Top of The Mountain

    Newtown news, from a cat's point of view

  • Sandy Hook Runner Taking On The "NYC Half" For A Full List Of Reasons

    Anyone who can pick out a blue baseball cap with white stitching that says “Patriots” from the mass of 15,000 runners expected for Sunday’s New York City Half Marathon may be looking at a Sandy Hook resident who will be running that morning. The blue and white c...

  • "Voices For Heroes:" The Sound Of Healing, Inspiration And Encouragement, For Newtown

    When Denise LaBrecque and friend Evan Betts first heard of the events of 12/14, the two friends were devastated that such a thing could happen so close to home. They grew up in Shelton, and live near Newtown.When they later heard that a friend and former classmate was among those to lose a child in the tragedy, their hearts broke.