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New Rotary Of Newtown President Plans To Focus On Service

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Julie Davis Friend will serve as leader of The Rotary Club of Newtown for 2018-19, which leads into the 80th anniversary of Newtown's club.

Robert Sveda

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Robert F. Sveda, 83, of Milford, died July 27, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 18, 1935, in New Haven, son of the late Frank and Margaret (Scanlon) Sveda. After serving in the Army

Theodore Smith Jr

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Theodore "Ted" Smith, Jr, 62, formerly of Newtown, died peacefully July 26, at his home in Salisbury, N.C. His mother, Helen Flyte; siblings, Linda Pratt, Tina Andros, and David Smith; children, Theodore Smith III, Melissa Bell, Haley Smith, and Tia

Mary Hickey

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Mary Carolyn (Crine) Hickey, 93, a 67-year resident of Stratford, died July 24, at Carolton Chronic & Convalescent Hospital. Born in Matawan, N.J., she was the daughter of the late John and Susan (Reid) Crine. Her five devoted children and

Public Welcome At Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission Today

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission is scheduled to meet Monday, July 30, at 1 pm, in the Newtown Municipal Center's Council Chambers to discuss the top three memorial designs. The agenda states the commission will vote to move one,

Steven Grosner

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Steven John Grosner, 51, of Florida, died July 18, at his parent's home in Summerfield, Fla., after courageously fighting a long battle with chronic pancreatitis. He was born April 8, 1967, in Bridgeport, and grew up in Fairfield and Newtown;

Sources For Funds Clarified

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: As reported previously in The Bee , a collaborative effort between the Commission on Aging and Friends of Newtown Seniors resulted in a beautiful mural being placed in the new senior center. In our previous letter concerning

Newtown VNA Celebrating 100 Years

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
To the Editor: For 100 years, Newtown VNA has been assisting our residents with wellness services regardless of ability to pay. Our thrift store behind the Edmond Town Hall helps generate funds toward this endeavor, as do donations from individuals.

Stanley Karcheski

Published: July 30, 2018 at 12:00 am
Stanley W. Karcheski, 102, of Brookfield, died peacefully July 10, at his home. He was the husband of the late Helen Washenko Karcheski, to whom he was married for 73 years until her death in 2008. His son, Donald Karcheski

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