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Arts Administration Fellowship Available

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Arts Administration Fellowship AvailableHARTFORD - The Connecticut Commission on the Arts is currently accepting applications for the Elizabeth L. Mahaffey Arts Administration Fellowship. The $2,500 fellowship annually recognizes one Connecticut arts administrator of exceptional accomplishment.

Newtown Student To Spend Year In Germany As Ambassador

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Newtown Student To Spend Year In Germany As AmbassadorBy Tanjua DamonSarah Letson recently graduated from Newtown High School, and instead of heading off to college like her friends, she will be going abroad to live in Germany for a year as an American Field Service Ambassador.

Homesteads Programs To Celebrate National Assisted Living Week

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Homesteads Programs To Celebrate National Assisted Living WeekThe Homesteads at Newtown is planning a series of programs to celebrate National Assisted Living Week, September 9 through 15. The public is invited to attend.On Monday, September 10, from 6 to 7 pm, there will be an organ concert by M

Job Bank Cites Brett Eastman

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Job Bank Cites Brett EastmanBy Tanjua DamonNewtown High School sophomore Brett Eastman is not old enough to hold a "real" job, but he wanted to earn some money. So he relied on the Newtown Youth Services Job Bank to help him out. Job Bank Coordinator Laura Amodeo awarded Brett the August Job B

Services for Newtown seniors are sponsored by the Commission on Aging and are available at the Multi-Purpose Building on Riverside Road in Sandy Hook. For more information about programs offered at the Senior Center call 270-4310.

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Services for Newtown seniors are sponsored by the Commission on Aging and are available at the Multi-Purpose Building on Riverside Road in Sandy Hook. For more information about programs offered at the Senior Center call 270-4310.For information on federal, state and community resources available

A Summer Spent Exploring Distant Cultures

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
A Summer Spent Exploring Distant CulturesBy Tanjua DamonLearning about different countries and cultures led two Newtown High School students to Central Connecticut State University every Saturday from March to June to participate in the college level course, "Passport for Global Citizenship."

Additional Comments On The First Day

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Additional Comments On The First DayMiddle Gate Principal Judy Gallo's remarks were left out of the First Day of School story that appeared on page A-9 of last week's Bee. Ms Gallo reported that 556 students started the first day with 85 staff members.

Anthem Sponsors Caregiver Seminar

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Anthem Sponsors Caregiver SeminarSOUTHBURY - Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is sponsoring a "Caring for the Caregivers" seminar on Wednesday, September 19, from 1:30 to 3 pm at the Southbury Town Hall.

How To Grow Your Business

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
How To Grow Your BusinessDANBURY - NewMil Bank and SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) will host a free seminar for small businesses, "How to Grow Your Business," on Saturday, September 15, from 8:30 am to noon at the Ancell School of Business on the Westside Campus of Western Connec

Free Blood Pressure Screening

Published: August 31, 2001 at 12:00 am
Free Blood Pressure ScreeningDanbury Visiting Nurse Association is sponsoring a free blood pressure screening on Thursday, September 13, at the Newtown Senior Center on Riverside Road.The screenings are held each month in the same location. Call Linda at Danbury Visiting Nurse Association for more

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