- Friday, March 13, 2015
After three back-to-back winter storms last week, it feels as if winter has released its grip on us, at last. I think I even saw some grassy areas peeking through, after the sunny days midweek. This hint of spring probably has gardeners itching to get their hands back into the soil — or at least get the garden prepped for planting. The Governor’s Horse Guard is ready to help.
- Friday, March 28, 2014
Police said they conducted special roving patrols for traffic enforcement during the St Patrick’s Day holiday period. Law enforcement grant money subsidized the extra patrols.
Lieutenant George Sinko said that police issued no violations for driving under the influence.
- Friday, March 14, 2014
Little Genesis Fuentes may be on her way home to Belize by the end of next week, I’m told by Rotary Club member Pat Caruso. Genesis, a 3-year-old in need of heart surgery, came to the United States in early January, through the efforts of the Newtown Rotary Club and the Rotary Club International Gift of Life program.
- Friday, March 7, 2014
Looking for a couple of good causes to help? Among the local organizations hoping for support and a chance at an addition prize is the Chase Michael Anthony Kowalski Sandy Hook Memorial Foundation (CMAK). CMAK will compete for prize money up to $25,000 as part of Fairfield County Giving Day.
- Friday, March 15, 2013
St Patrick's Day Black Light Puppet Show & Craft Party, 4:30-6:30 pm, The SHACK, 100 Church Hill Rd Suite 104, $7, $25/family watch black light puppet show, sample Irish soda bread, face painting & craft time, registration strongly suggested; 203-304-9555, SandyHookArtsCenter@gmail.com, www.SandyHookArtsCenter.org.
- Thursday, March 7, 2013
The Sandy Hook Arts Center for Kids (SHACK) is an arts center working to bringing healing through the arts to the children of Sandy Hook and Newtown through art therapy, music therapy, pet therapy, and other creative mediums such as music, art, theater, dance, and more.
The SHACK is at 100 Church Hill Road in Sandy Hook, in Suite 104 — the tan building that formerly housed the Life’s a Peach boutique.
Upcoming workshops and special events include the following:
- Monday, February 25, 2013
New York’s St Patrick’s Day Parade is less than a month away, and one resident is raising money to bring members of the Newtown High School Marching Band & Guard, representatives of the local fire companies and police department, and teachers and administrators to participate.
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