In response to informal inquiries having been made about the potential to locate brew pubs and distilleries in town, the Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) has created some new zoning rules that would regulate such land uses. Following an uneventful
The town's proposal to opt out of a new state law, which would allow the use of temporary health care structures as accessory land uses in zones that permit single-family houses, is scheduled for an October 5 Planning & Zoning Commission public hearing.
Newtown Middle School art teachers Leigh Anne Coles and Kristen Ladue are seeking official portraits of local veterans to be turned into portraits by students in time for a Veterans Day assembly at the school in November. According to Ms
Like a mirror of the words Catherine Violet Hubbard would say to creatures, "Tell your friends I am kind," how one volunteer came to support the foundation created in Catherine's honor was a connection formed through friendships and kindness. Many
Newtown Continuing Education announced it has limited openings available in the following classes. Contact Newtown Continuing Education at 203-426-1787, 9 am to 1 pm, Monday through Friday, for further information on dates, times, and location, or visit newtowncontinuinged.org . Bird
In April 2016, Town Historian Dan Cruson had just completed transcribing the first of three diaries (see "Diaries Reveal Details Of One Of Newtown's More Colorful And Elusive Characters - Birdsey Parsons In The Early 20th Century," The Newtown Bee
HARTFORD- On Thursday, September 28, Governor Dannel Malloy delivered on his threat and vetoed the state budget passed by both Houses of the state legislature, in a historic show of bipartisan support. Representative Mitch Bolinsky (R-Newtown) expressed disappointment on Friday,
The dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at Town Hall South, 3 Main Street, report the following fire calls and the responders: Thursday, September 14: 7:41 am, medical assist, Farrell Road, Hawleyville responded; 11:30 pm, odor of gas indoors,