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Thank You From Commission On Aging

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: All of the members of the Commission on Aging would like to say a warm "thank you" to the citizens of Newtown who took the time to vote their approval for the proposed new senior center. It

State Legislators Offer Little On Major Issues

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: State Senators Toni Boucher and Michael McLachlan, as well as State Representatives Will Duff and Steve Harding, hosted a "town hall" meeting on Tuesday night [April 25] in Bethel to discuss the state budget and other issues

Volunteers Can Assist Postal Food Drive

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: The Annual Postal Food Drive will be held on Saturday, May 13. This drive is the major supplier of food to the Newtown Salvation Army Food Pantry that is located in the office of Newtown Social Services.

Joseph Schiavone

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
Joseph Anthony Schiavone, 74, of Sandy Hook died peacefully April 28, surround by his wife Bernadette (Cowhey) Schiavone and family. Born in Norwalk, he was the son of the late Angelina Schiavone and Julius Schiavone. He was a thoughtful son

League Of Women Voters Enlightens Members

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: Kudos to The Bee for explaining Newtown's recent referendum ballot questions in print and posting town officials' budget messages on its YouTube channel, furthering what was described in the April 20 editorial as "voter edification." There's another

Newtown Savings Bank Announces Succession Plan

Published: May 01, 2017 at 12:00 am
This report was updated May 4 correcting the title for John F. Trentacosta. The Newtown Savings Bank Board of Directors has announced organizational changes resulting from its yearlong succession planning efforts. Effective January 1, Kenneth L. Weinstein will succeed John

Lisa Unleashed: Celebrate The 4th Annual National Purebred Dog Day On May 1

Published: April 30, 2017 at 12:00 am
Monday, May 1, marks the fourth annual National Purebred Dog Day (NPDD), which celebrates the heritage, diversity, and predictability of the purebred dog. The founder of the day, Puli breeder and dogknobit.com blogger Susi Szeremy, first got recognition for this

Lisa Unleashed: Celebrate The 4th Annual National Purebred Dog Day On May 1

Published: April 30, 2017 at 12:00 am
Monday, May 1, marks the fourth annual National Purebred Dog Day (NPDD), which celebrates the heritage, diversity, and predictability of the purebred dog. The founder of the day, Puli breeder and dogknobit.com blogger Susi Szeremy, first got recognition for this

Sunday At The Sanctuary Teaches What The Buzz Is About With Pollinators

Published: April 30, 2017 at 12:00 am
The Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation hosted its most recent Sunday at the Sanctuary event on April 23, welcoming the public to the sanctuary's location on Old Farm Road, where attendees explored the world of bees and wind as a pollinator.

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