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Nutrition Wise By Karen Collins, MS, RD, CDN

Published: October 01, 2003 at 12:00 am
Nutrition Wise By Karen Collins, MS, RD, CDNQ: Are cappuccinos from vending machines and convenience stores loaded with fat and calories?

 An apple a day keeps the doctor away and a few squash don't hurt either.

Published: October 01, 2003 at 12:00 am
 An apple a day keeps the doctor away and a few squash don't hurt either.Apples and squash are not only healthful but plentiful. Cooked together, their rich flavors and compatible textures blend well for a vegetable purée side dish.

Bridging The Gap Between The Hospital and Home

Published: September 30, 2003 at 12:00 am
Bridging The Gap Between The Hospital and HomeBy Jan HowardAshlar of Newtown opened a 34-bed short-term rehabilitation and nursing facility in the spring that offers care for adults following surgery or serious illness."It's truly taken off tremendously," Jan Martuccio of Ashlar said. The fa

 Concerns About Mental Illness In Children On The Rise

Published: September 30, 2003 at 12:00 am
 Concerns About Mental Illness In Children On The RiseBy Larissa LytwynThis July, Time magazine published "Spa Kids," a reflection on children's increasing penchant for adding facials, massages, and other spa treatments to schedules packed with soccer practices, homework, and dozens of oth

Adaptive Clothing: It's All About Independence

Published: September 29, 2003 at 12:00 am
Adaptive Clothing: It's All About IndependenceBy Dottie EvansEven the smallest decisions made every single day of our lives can become burning issues when age or disability come into play. The perennial question, "What should I wear?" may suddenly have morphed into the much more complicated

Oral Healthcare To Last A Lifetime

Published: September 29, 2003 at 12:00 am
Oral Healthcare To Last A LifetimeBy Dottie Evans"Whatever you do, take care of your teeth!"That was the message Dr Mark Renzi of Dental Associates, 11 Church Hill Road, delivered in his hour-long talk to a group of senior citizens at the Newtown Senior Center on Thursday, September 25. But th

River Run Road

Published: September 26, 2003 at 12:00 am
River Run RoadScott and Beth Brown, formerly from White Plains, N.Y., purchased 4 River Run Road from Curtis and Michelle Hitchens.Joan Briglia, ABR with Bob Tendler Real Estate, listed the property that was sold in cooperation with Ellen Vincent of Prudential Connecticut Realty.Attorney Robert We

Fence Damaged

Published: September 26, 2003 at 12:00 am
Fence DamagedAt about 10 am on September 19, someone driving an unknown vehicle northward on Hawleyville Road, near its intersection with Farrell Road, struck and damaged fencing at 59 Hawleyville Road, police report. Police ask anyone with information on the fence damage to contact them at 426-58

As Problems Continue -School Officials Hope For Improvement In School Bus Schedule

Published: September 26, 2003 at 12:00 am
As Problems Continue -School Officials Hope For Improvement In School Bus ScheduleBy Larissa LytwynAccording to Head O' Meadow parent Kiki Iannazzo, her 8-year-old daughter typically returns home around 4:15 pm, about 55 minutes past her 3:22 pm dismissal. The Iannazzos live seven minutes fro

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