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Soccer And Volleyball Teams Advance In Tournament

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
Newtown High School's girls' soccer and girls' volleyball teams both won their South-West Conference tournament games at home on Halloween afternoon. Carly Swierbut took a through-ball from Keeley Kortze, got behind the defense, and broke a scoreless tie to lift

Eleanor Pilloise

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
Eleanor Alice (Gould) Pilloise, 93, of Seymour, the beloved wife of the late Edson B. Pilloise, Sr, died peacefully October 30, surrounded by her loving family at her home. She was born in Deerfield, Mass., on July 6, 1924, daughter

DeStefano For Legislative Council

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To The Editor: I am writing this letter to endorse Judit DeStefano for re-election to the Newtown Legislative Council representing District 1. As a current member of the Board of Finance, I have followed Judit's work on the Legislative Council

Substance And Experience

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: As we finish up a tumultuous Connecticut state budget process in which our communities were confronted with a draconian executive order cut to municipal and educational funding, experience in governing and advocacy for Newtown has never been

Rance Thompson For Legislative Council

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor. This letter is in regard to my association and knowledge pertaining to Rance Thompson. I have had the pleasure of knowing and working with Rance for over 18 years. Recently he has expressed his interest in being

A Commitment To The Town

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: As the November 7 election is coming quickly, I would like to take a moment to look back at the last ten years and the dedication and commitment that Debbie Aurelia Halstead has put in day in

Vote For Dennis Kokenos

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: I'm writing in support of Dennis Kokenos for District 3 on Legislative Council. I've known Dennis for over 20 years through our church affiliation at Holy Trinity in Bridgeport. He is an attorney with his own private

Storm Cleanup Progress Made

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
According to the latest update from town officials, residents are regaining their electrical supplies and roads continue to reopen following the strong rain and wind storm that moved through the region during the Sunday-Monday overnight.

In Support Of Will Rodgers

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: I am enthusiastic in my support of Will Rodgers as Newtown's First Selectman and I strongly encourage voters to elect him to that office on Tuesday, November 7. Will has a long history of service to Newtown:

Games Galore At Library's Annual Halloween Party

Published: October 31, 2017 at 12:00 am
After a stormy autumn morning caused Newtown schools to close, the skies cleared in time for the C.H. Booth Library's annual Halloween Party on Monday, October 30. The library's Young Adult Council hosted the event for children 3 to 8

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