Health

Former Parent Connection Chairman Chris Lyddy To Be Honored

Published: March 30, 2019 at 07:00 am
Former Newtown State Representative Christopher Lyddy has seemingly done it all for the Newtown Parent Connection (NPC) including service on its board and as its chairman, so longtime friend, mentor, and NPC founder Dorrie Carolan, along with her current board, are honoring him at the organization’s third annual Mardi Gras Gala.

Community Gathering Planned For Sunday

Published: March 29, 2019 at 10:43 am
Newtown Interfaith Council has announced it will present a community gathering this weekend. All are invited to be together in the midst of grief, to find peace and support. The council is asking that all media respect the privacy of those attending.

Town Of Newtown Resources For Support And Assistance

Published: March 25, 2019 at 04:50 pm
The Town of Newtown is offering the following resources for support and assistance, following the death of a Sandy Hook resident Monday morning.

Officials Say Newtown Is Blessed With Countless Good Food Options

Published: March 22, 2019 at 07:00 am
March is National Nutrition Month, and local health officials say that Newtown residents are blessed with loads of options to access good, fresh, healthy food — from its farms and markets to the wide variety of food establishments that work to source as much as possible of what they serve from local providers, 365 days a year.

Chiropractor Gives Lesson On Posture ‘From The Ground Up’

Published: March 15, 2019 at 07:15 am
“What I’m going to teach you about today is how to have good posture throughout your lives.” That was Dr Della Schmid’s commitment to attendees at the start of her From the Ground Up class at the C.H. Booth Library

Health Officials Advise: Know What's In Your Water

Published: March 14, 2019 at 11:00 am
As many across the US this week observe National Groundwater Awareness Week, the Newtown Health District (NHD) is encouraging Newtown home and business owners who use private wells as their main source for drinking, bathing, or cooking water to have their water tested for bacteria and other contaminants.

Bolinsky Hosts OHA Health Forum

Published: March 08, 2019 at 06:30 am
State Representative Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) and Sean King, a staff attorney at the Connecticut Office of the Healthcare Advocate (OHA) met with a dozen or so attendees at a Forum on Health Care Costs at the C.H. Booth Library March 4.

The (Irish) Jig Is Up At Saturday FUN Party

Published: March 05, 2019 at 07:00 am
The next Families United in Newtown (FUN) meeting is set for Saturday, March 9, and will have a St Patty’s Day theme.
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This Week's Poll

Would you rather have to sit all day or stand all day?

Sit
57% (4 votes)
Stand
43% (3 votes)
Total votes: 7