- Friday, March 28, 2014
One day every year, local parents and people who care about Newtown’s children go back to school to learn about the latest trends, issues and concerns facing families and the community at the Parent Connection’s Parent Empowerment University.
- Thursday, December 19, 2013
A poem penned by Sandy Hook resident Joe Hemingway will be taking flight in song, thanks to a collaboration with a former school friend and songwriter hundreds of miles away in the rolling mountains of Vermont. The musical encounter also inspired a second song and a growing social network of fans.
Mr Hemingway first approached The Newtown Bee excited to pay respects to Mary L. Collins, and to discuss the possibility of using their creative output to raise funds for the very village that served as their collective muse.
- Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Senator Chris Murphy, right, crosses Washington Avenue with First Selectman Pat Llodra and Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity Vice President Joe Hemingway, center, during a special visit by the senator on August 26. Ahead of them is Mr Murphy’s assistant Brett Maddux.