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Sandy Hook Foundation Against Using Victims Fund To Cover Audit Costs

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Under pressure to produce a transparent review of its decision-making and distribution processes, the Newtown-Sandy Hook Community Foundation's leader said Wednesday that there is no money built-in to the fund for extraneous functions like an audit. Dr Charles Herrick said that the major concern ap

'Seussical: The Musical' Nearing Performance Time

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Like the students who quickly went from sight reading the song "Green Eggs and Ham" to singing it within a matter of minutes on Tuesday, July 30, Seussical: The Musical is coming together for performances on the evenings of Friday and Saturday, August 9-10, and the afternons of Saturday and Sund

Newtown Gymnastics Coach Vying To Become First 'American Ninja Warrior'

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
For Joseph Moravsky, scaling up and bouncing off walls, jumping across moving platforms, and pulling himself up a ladder with use of a metal bar — basically doing things superheroes and stunt devils do — is all about as routine and simple as everyday activities for th...

Renegades Claim Regional Win, Advance To World Series

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Members of Newtown’s Cal Ripken 10U baseball team are feeling as if they are on top of the world. They are, after all, headed to the World Series. The Renegades captured the New England Regional Tournament championship with four consecutive wins, culminating with a come-fro...

Inaugural NCAC Grant Winners Announced

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Johnny A. Williams, a sculptural wood artist and furniture maker from Newtown, has been announced as the winner of the inaugural $1,000 grant from Newtown Commission on the Arts. Kateleen Foy, a photographer and graduate of Newtown High school, was announced as runner-up. Each will be invited to sho

Police Reports July 18 - 28, 2013

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
DUI Incident Police report that while on patrol along Wasserman Way at the Exit 11 interchange of Interstate 84 at about 8 pm on July 28, they stopped motorist Patricia Esposito, 53, of North Haven for a violation and then

Fire Reports July 26 - 31, 2013

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
The dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at 3 Main Street report the following fire calls and the responders:  Friday, July 26: 6:51 am, wires down, near 120 Currituck Road, Hawleyville r...

The Governor Takes A Tour Of Sandy Hook Center

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Governor Dannel P. Malloy's arrived in Sandy Hook Wednesday morning for a walking tour of the business district in the village center. First Selectman Pat Llodra was waiting to guide him along the new sidewalks there and the two barely had time to greet each other before they were surrounded by ne

Governor To Be Briefed On 12/14 Probe Status

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Governor Dannel P. Malloy is expected to get an update sometime next week from officials involved in the ongoing state police probe into the 12/14 shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, at which time he may learn when the report will be released publicly. The governor would receive that update

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