A road race on Saturday and a parade on Monday mean temporary road closures will be in place this coming weekend. Labor Day also means town offices and other entities will be closed for the federal holiday.
Brendan O'Hara may owe a great deal of his soccer skills to his father. In addition to inheriting the genes, Newtown High School's senior team captain was coached by his dad, Kevin O'Hara, for this first dozen-plus years of his
For the past 14 years, owners Senthil Rajamani and Jose Pullopilly have been waking up Newtown's population to the authentic cuisine of India at Kolam, a 65-seat restaurant on South Main Street. The restaurant is named for the age-old tradition
Occupation: I am a documentary filmmaker. My most recent film, Vince Giordano: There's a Future in the Past , just came out on DVD and iTunes. I've been working in television production since 1984, in some form or other. Initially,
In honor of National Dog Day, Cafe Xpresso, 150 South Main Street, partnered with 61 Church Hill Road's Your Healthy Pet and The Exceptional Pet, 3 Simm Lane, to host Yappy Hour on Saturday, August 26, from 2 to 4
The obituary in The New York Times last week for Thomas Meehan, of Broadway fame, caught the eye of Tom Dwyer. Mr Meehan, Tom tells us, was a summertime resident of Newtown for more than 20 years, until about 1995.
This coming Monday, before throwing steaks on the barbecue, playing a pick-up game of Wiffle ball with the kids, or sinking into the luxury of a shaded hammock, thousands of people will populate Newtown's center of town for the annual
To the Editor: In response to Bob Willis's recent Letter to the Editor "Now is Not the Time to Change Town Clerk": I sincerely respect your choice to support the current town clerk in the upcoming election. However, I must
Douglas Mathew Litvinoff, 57, of Ridgefield died August 25, surrounded by his fiancee and longtime partner, Sher Hall, and family. He was born April 14, 1960, in Bronx, N.Y. Mr Litvinoff and Ms Hall owned the Up A Knotch consignment