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Closing Day Exhibition Tour

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Closing Day Exhibition TourNEW HAVEN - On September 10 - the final day to see "Britannia & Muscovy: English Silver at the Court of the Tsars" - Yale Center for British Art will offer a free exhibition tour at 2 pm.

New Students Learn 102 Does Not Necessarily Follow 101

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
New Students Learn 102 Does Not Necessarily Follow 101By Laurie BorstOn the morning of August 21, 30 students arrived at the Media Center for an introduction to Newtown High School. Upon arrival, they were greeted by guidance counselors Gerry Waterbury and Brett Nichols.

Gudrun 'Goody' Louise Johansen

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Gudrun 'Goody' Louise JohansenFun-Loving AndCheerful SpiritGudrun "Goody" Louise Johansen, 95, of Newtown, the widow of Richard Johansen, died August 10 at her daughter's home in Chatham, Mass. She was born in Hoboken, N.J., on February 11, 1911, the daughter of Thomas and Bergliot (Jaco

Draft Traffic Report Recommends Town Center Improvements

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Draft Traffic Report Recommends Town Center ImprovementsBy Andrew GoroskoIn a draft report, a traffic consulting firm makes a wide range of recommendations on how the town can best manage the growing traffic volume in the town center during the coming 20 years, focusing on the reconfiguration of s

A Concert Of Remembrance, With PerformancesPlanned In Newtown And Waterbury

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
A Concert Of Remembrance, With PerformancesPlanned In Newtown And WaterburyThe Music Ministry of St Rose of Lima Church will present two performances of "A Concert of Remembrance," its sixth annual choral festival offering.

Newtown Entries Fare Well At Bridgewater Country Fair

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Newtown Entries Fare Well At Bridgewater Country FairBy Shannon HicksBRIDGEWATER - Newtown fire companies brought home three awards for their marching efforts and a handful of Newtown residents won honors during last weekend's Bridgewater Country Fair, but it was the Erdman family who gathered

State Child Protection Iniative-Prevention Efforts No Longer Measured In Ounces

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
State Child Protection Iniative-Prevention Efforts No Longer Measured In OuncesBy John VoketThe state's chief child protection attorney is calling the recent adoption of prevention legislation a precedent-setting achievement for virtually every agency and organization dealing with the after-ef

Please Adopt Us!

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Please Adopt Us!

Greenleaf Farm Road

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Greenleaf Farm RoadThe picturesque Red Gate Farm on Poverty Hollow Road provides frolicking horses and two cute donkeys as a backdrop when we turn up Greenleaf Farm Road towards the convenient parking spot on the Equestrian Ridge Road cul-de-sac. Here, we easily park undisturbed and contemplate wh

Greg Hilgert and Melissa Baer

Published: August 25, 2006 at 12:00 am
Greg Hilgert and Melissa BaerJeffrey and Patricia Hilgert of Newtown announce the engagement of their son, Greg Reeves Hilgert, to Melissa Emily Baer, the daughter of Harvey Baer and Diane Baer, both of Atlanta, Ga.Greg, who lives in Fairfield, is a 1995 graduate of Newtown High School. He has als

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