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#Classof2019 #GraduationAdvice

Published: June 14, 2019 at 10:52 am
On the same day 412 Newtown High School seniors walked across a stage and officially became high school graduates, The Newtown Bee reached out through its social media outlets. We asked readers this week to share the advice they would offer to those graduating from high school this year.

Exit 11 Commercial Design District Proposal Draws Opposition

Published: June 14, 2019 at 08:35 am
A developer’s proposal to create zoning regulations, which would provide for a “commercial design district” in Sandy Hook in the area near the Exit 11 interchange of Interstate 84, with the intent of building a restaurant with drive-through window service there, has drawn some heavy opposition from residents living in that area.

After 'Years Of Hard Work' NHS Class Of 2019 Graduates

Published: June 14, 2019 at 06:00 am
Speeches were shared, the Newtown High School Chamber Choir and Concert Band performed, and the Class of 2019 wrapped up their high school careers with crisp white diplomas during commencement ceremonies held at Western Connecticut State University’s O’Neill Center June 11.

Newtown Fares Well With State Budget, Sen Hwang Slams Process

Published: June 14, 2019 at 06:15 am
While Newtown will end up receiving over a half-million dollars more in state revenues than were budgeted for the local 2019-20 fiscal cycle, Senator Tony Hwang remains incensed over this year's legislative process for completing the $43.4 billion biennial spending plan.

Two Men Injured In Serious Head-On Crash

Published: June 14, 2019 at 07:05 am
A section of Mt Pleasant Road near Johnnie Cake Lane was closed to through-traffic for several hours on Saturday, June 8, as police investigated a serious two-vehicle head-on collision.

BOS Briefed On Road Work, Community Center Paving Approved

Published: June 14, 2019 at 06:00 am
The Board of Selectmen learned on June 11 which of Newtown’s roads would be paved this season — but not before a quorum of three boards met to approve the necessary funds to complete paving the Community Center and Senior Center parking lots.

fire reports

Published: June 13, 2019 at 04:15 pm
Fire reports for Newtown, Conn. for the period of June 6-10, 2019.

Police Reports | June 6-11, 2019

Published: June 13, 2019 at 04:00 pm
Police reports for Newtown, Conn. for the period of June 6-11, 2019.

Ambulance Reports | June 6-12, 2019

Published: June 13, 2019 at 07:00 pm
Calls for Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps for the period of June 6-12, 2019.

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