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Newtown Support Groups

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Newtown Support GroupsFriday, June 26       AA, Newtown United Methodist Church, 92 Church Hill Road, 8 pm, beginners meeting, open discussion.Saturday, June 27      Daily Reflections meeting, St Rose School (Monsignor Conroy Room), 46 Church Hill Road, 6:30 to 8 pm. Sunday, June 2

Part 1 of the series, Litchfield Jazz Camp Faculty Concerts, will be at Kent School's Mattison Auditorium, One Macedonia Road (Route 341), July 6 through July 29.

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Part 1 of the series, Litchfield Jazz Camp Faculty Concerts, will be at Kent School's Mattison Auditorium, One Macedonia Road (Route 341), July 6 through July 29.Part 2, Jazz Around Kent, will feature Litchfield Jazz Camp students performing in restaurants. Concerts will be Wednesdays July 8, 15

Share Newtown's history with Newtown old-timers and newcomers alike by passing on photos of interest to The Newtown Bee. The Bee welcomes submissions of photos for "The Way We Were." Photos can be submitted via email to Nancy@thebee.com or hard

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Share Newtown's history with Newtown old-timers and newcomers alike by passing on photos of interest to The Newtown Bee. The Bee welcomes submissions of photos for "The Way We Were." Photos can be submitted via email to Nancy@thebee.com or hard copies can be sent to The Newtown Bee, 5 Church

Rain, Rain Will Not Go Away

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Rain, Rain Will Not Go AwayBy Nancy K. CrevierLyricists Hal David and Burt Bacharach must have been peeking into the future when they penned the words to the theme song for the 1969 movie Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. "Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head" is definitely the earworm that wil

Saturday, June 27

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Saturday, June 27 VFW Annual Family Picnic, begins 11 am, VFW Post 308, 18 Tinkerfield Road, $15, $30 families, food and drinks (beer and soda), moon bounce, games, music and more, open to all residents, proceeds benefit VFW Veterans & Families Fund; 426-9316. Car Wash For Cory, 9 am-1 pm, N

Hoover Comparison Incorrect

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Hoover Comparison IncorrectTo the Editor:In response to Stacey Zimmerman's letter ["Hoover In A Skirt?" 6/12/09] about comparisons between Jodi Rell and Herbert Hoover, I would like to make a suggestion that Ms Zimmerman read a little more about what Hoover actually did after the stock marke

Office/Retail/Eatery-P&Z Reviews Proposed Mt Pleasant Road Commercial Building

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Office/Retail/Eatery-P&Z Reviews Proposed Mt Pleasant Road Commercial BuildingBy Andrew GoroskoPlanning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) members are reviewing a proposal to construct a 28,380-square-foot commercial building at 164 Mt Pleasant Road (Route 6), which would hold a mixture of reta

Chess Master Offers Adult Lessons

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Chess Master Offers Adult LessonsGlenn Budzinski, US Chess Federation Candidate Master and chess instructor, will be at C.H. Booth Library beginning Thursday, July 23, at 7 pm, to provide a free, five-part series on chess for adults. The one hour classes will run on consecutive Thursday evenings (

Determine Electricity Use With Kill-A-Watt

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Determine Electricity Use With Kill-A-WattThe C.H. Booth Library has Kill-A-Watt meters available for loan for library card holders interested in monitoring their household electrical usage. Find out how much any appliance or device uses by plugging in the meter, and plugging an appliance or devic

Nissan Hits Scion

Published: June 26, 2009 at 12:00 am
Nissan Hits ScionAbout 9 am on June 18, James Tessitore, 41, of Brookfield, who was driving a 2007 Scion TC coupe, was waiting to pull up to a gasoline pump at the Citgo gas station at 151 South Main Street, when motorist Angelo Decesare, 66, of Shelton, who was driving a 2001 Nissan Frontier pick

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