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Medicare Info Session Planned In Newtown

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Medicare Info Session Planned In NewtownHARTFORD - An information session designed to help seniors decide how to respond if their Medicare managed care plans announce that they will be withdrawing from the area will be held in Newtown on September 13, according to State Rep John E. Stripp, R-135

Selective Service Seeks Board Members

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Selective Service Seeks Board MembersThe Selective Service System (SSS) is seeking applicants to serve as members of the SSS Boards. Currently, there is no plan to begin inducting young men into military service, however, First Selectman has been requested by the state's Selective Service System

Final Census Estimates Of The 90sShow A More Diverse State

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Final Census Estimates Of The 90sShow A More Diverse StateBy Diane ScarponiAssociated Press The end of the 1990s brings a Connecticut that is less white and more ethnically diverse than 10 years ago, the last census estimates for the decade show. The estimates also suggest Connecticut has not gai

DAR Begins Fall Season

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
DAR Begins Fall SeasonNEW MILFORD - The Roger Sherman Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold their first meeting of the fall season on Tuesday, September 12, at 11 am in Trinity Lutheran Church's Fellowship Hall, 107 Kent Road (Route 7 North).The chapter will present the

West Nile Virus Closing In On Newtown

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
West Nile Virus Closing In On NewtownBy Steve BighamNewtown Health District Director Mark Cooper this week predicted that a dead crow would turn up in town sometime soon. His comments were based upon recent discoveries of dead birds infected with the West Nile Virus in surrounding towns, including

Dispatchers at Edmond Town Hall report the following fire calls:

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Dispatchers at Edmond Town Hall report the following fire calls:Thursday, August 24: 4:23 am, motor vehicle accident rollover, Dodgingtown road, Dodgingtown and Hawleyville responded; 11:20 am, first response to medical emergency, Taunton Hill Road, Hawleyville responded; 4:30 pm, investigation, M

Linda M. Hayes

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Linda M. HayesLinda M. Hayes, 46, of 40 Great Hill Road, Newtown, wife of Dennis M. Hayes, died on August 29 in Danbury Hospital.She was born in Norwalk, August 25, 1954, a daughter of Peter Edel and Margaret (Steiger) Brill.A lifelong area resident, she attended Danbury High School and graduated

Million Mom Chapter Organizing

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Million Mom Chapter Organizing DANBURY - An organizational meeting for the Northern Fairfield County Chapter of the Million Mom March will be held on Tuesday, September 5, in the President's Room on the westside campus of Western Connecticut State University from 7:30 to 9 pm.

Women's Center Seeks Volunteers

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
Women's Center Seeks VolunteersDANBURY - The Women's Center of Greater Danbury is now screening volunteers for its fall domestic violence-sexual assault crisis intervention training.

SAT Scores Stable, RacialAnd Gender Gaps Persist

Published: August 31, 2000 at 12:00 am
SAT Scores Stable, RacialAnd Gender Gaps PersistBy John ChristoffersenAssociated Press HARTFORD - High school students' performance on the SAT remained strong this year in Connecticut, but a persistent gap in scores across racial and gender lines is causing concern. The state's average scor

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