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Summertime Means Renovations Throughout The District

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Summertime Means Renovations Throughout The DistrictBy Jeff WhiteFor Dominick Posca, the Buildings and Grounds Supervisor for the school district, summertime is no time for a vacation. He's just too busy.While students and teachers get a chance to recuperate in preparation for another school yea

RIDGEFIELD - Stepping Stone Farm will be starting its horseback riding programs the week of September 4.

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
RIDGEFIELD - Stepping Stone Farm will be starting its horseback riding programs the week of September 4.Stepping Stone Farm's riding program is the only equestrian lesson program in the area with separate indoor and outdoor rings for its children's beginner programs. The farm provides the sa

Combating West Nile Virus -Local Health Officials Poised To Implement Larvicide Program

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Combating West Nile Virus -Local Health Officials Poised To Implement Larvicide ProgramBy Steve BighamTown workers later this week will begin dropping briquettes containing bacterial larvicide into local catch basins in an effort to cut down on the mosquito population. The mosquito-killing missi

LAKE PLACID, New York - Just three-tenths of a second . . . that's all Jeff Welles of Newtown needed to win the recent $50,000 Budweiser Grand Prix at the 31st annual Lake Placid Horse Show.

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
LAKE PLACID, New York - Just three-tenths of a second . . . that's all Jeff Welles of Newtown needed to win the recent $50,000 Budweiser Grand Prix at the 31st annual Lake Placid Horse Show.

The foursomes of Ed Sidlowsky, John Piorkowski, Charlie Walsh and Bob Melvin (gross) and Jack Paulin, Austin Schraff, Elmer MacDonald and Bill Hamilton (net) were the winners of the Newtown Country Club's recent one-day member guest tournament.

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
The foursomes of Ed Sidlowsky, John Piorkowski, Charlie Walsh and Bob Melvin (gross) and Jack Paulin, Austin Schraff, Elmer MacDonald and Bill Hamilton (net) were the winners of the Newtown Country Club's recent one-day member guest tournament.The low gross winning score was 61 while the low net

No Room For Secrets

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
No Room For SecretsTo the Editor:It was with great dismay and concern that I read the recent Bee article regarding First Selectman Rosenthal's reaction to private citizens meeting with state officials concerning Fairfield Hills. It appears Herb is angry and aghast that these citizens attended th

Story Was Gossip, Not News

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Story Was Gossip, Not NewsTo the Editor:I have enjoyed the articles and tone of our town newspaper. The week of July 28 I was disappointed by the article titled "Neighbors Call In The Police In Home-Based Business Dispute."I can see where a police call would be checked out by a town reporter b

An Enjoyable Ballgame

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
An Enjoyable BallgameTo the Editor:One June 21st at Treadwell Park the senior girls had their all-star game under the lights. I would like to congratulate all the girls who participated in the game for an enjoyable evening. The game was very exciting, with the winning run scoring in the bottom of

It's Cold & Wet - Where's Summer?

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
It's Cold & Wet - Where's Summer?By Jeff WhiteNancy McCarthy sure wishes that large green John Deer tractor sitting in her garage wasn't broken; she needs it to keep up with a lawn that has grown dense due to heavier-than-normal rainfall this summer.

Richard and Susan Asetta of Newtown to Marc and Linda Wiseman of Newtown, property at 173 Hanover Road, $305,000; James and Madeline Allen of Newtown to Richard and Elfriede Orr of Newtown, property at 39 Copper Creek Circle, $158,559; Diane Ferraro

Published: July 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Richard and Susan Asetta of Newtown to Marc and Linda Wiseman of Newtown, property at 173 Hanover Road, $305,000; James and Madeline Allen of Newtown to Richard and Elfriede Orr of Newtown, property at 39 Copper Creek Circle, $158,559; Diane Ferraro and Thomas Ferraro of Bethel to Kurt Wohl of San

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