- Wednesday, November 26, 2014
In response to the snowstorm that has reached the area, businesses and organizations have begun announcing program cancellations and/or early closing plans.
Readers who would like to have their closings or cancellations announced are invited to call 203-426-3141 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Wednesday, February 12, 2014
An approaching winter storm is expected to impact the tri-state region during the next few days.
A very complex weather pattern will continue to affect the southern US through Thursday, according to the weather service. A mixture of winter weather hazards, including heavy snow and freezing rain will continue across the Southeast Wednesday before moving up the Eastern Seaboard, where it will affect parts of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast into Friday.
- Wednesday, February 12, 2014
The following events have been cancelled or postponed in anticipation of the winter snow storm approaching the area. Friday's announcements are in response to the storm, and the clean-up efforts in the area.
Announcements are listed in descending order of receipt.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14
*Newtown Municipal Center will open at 10 am today.
- Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Groups and organizations that need to postpone or cancel events planned for Wednesday, February 5, due to the weather are invited to contact Newtown Bee Associate Editor Shannon Hicks, at email@example.com (preferred) or 203-426-3141 to get their word out. Do not leave a message regarding cancellations or postponements on The Bee’s voicemail. If no one answers, send an email to Miss Hicks.
- Tuesday, February 4, 2014
With an average of six inches of new snow thanks to Monday’s storm, Newtown and the region are preparing for another storm to arrive on Wednesday, February 5. Superintendent of Schools Dr John Reed has already announced the cancellation of school for Wednesday.
- Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Please note, cancellation and postponement notices will be added to the top of this file, so that the newest information will be at the top of the page.
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3:30 pm: Town offices have closed for the day.
2:15 pm: Parks & Rec tennis for this afternoon and tonight has been cancelled.
- Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Contact Associate Editor Shannon Hicks at 203-426-3141 or firstname.lastname@example.org with cancellation and postponement details.
Newtown Public Schools will be closed Tuesday, December 17, due to the weather.
Parks & Rec tennis has been cancelled for today, also due to the weather.
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Due to today’s storm, meetings, parties and other events are being postponed. Following is a list of events that have been affected by today’s weather.
- Friday, March 8, 2013
Watch this space for updated cancellations due to today’s snowstorm. It will be updated as The Newtown Bee hears from organizers and town officials in the event of additional changes due to the weather.
If you need to make an announcement, contact Shannon Hicks at 203-426-3141 or email@example.com.
*St Rose Bingo is cancelled tonight. The next Friday Night Bingo will be April 12.