Who’s That Bee: Jill Baimel

Published: July 20, 2019 at 08:00 am
Name: Jill Baimel Position: Graphic Designer Duties: As part of the Production team, I create ads for The Newtown Bee and Bee supplements. I also do some photo retouching. For Antiques and The Arts Weekly [ The Bee’s sister paper,

Eager Book Buyers Attend 44th Annual Book Sale

Published: July 20, 2019 at 07:00 am
The front and back main parking lots at Reed Intermediate School were filled ahead of the start of the 44th Annual Friends of the C.H. Booth Library (Friends) Book Sale on July 13.

Daniel Hasselberger Continues To Beat The Odds With PMG

Published: July 19, 2019 at 08:00 am
Julie Hasselberger’s fireplace mantel proudly displays big and small victories that her three children have accomplished in the form of trophies and certificates. One — a paper plate that reads “Best Smile” — stands out among the rest, as it

Snapshot: Betty Presnell

Published: July 19, 2019 at 08:00 am
Occupation: I am happily retired. I’ve done a number of things. My husband and I had an upholstery business for a little while and did automotive and marine, we didn’t do furniture; and we did landscaping. I had a cleaning

Theater Review: Silly, Sophisticated Humor Fills TheaterWorks Stage

Published: July 19, 2019 at 07:30 am
Theatreworks New Milford is offering the silly, sophisticated humor of Christopher Durang’s "Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" for its summer fare.

Theater Review: CT Premiere Of Smith Metzler Work A Brilliant Take On New Motherhood

Published: July 19, 2019 at 07:30 am
The summer season of Thrown Stone Theatre Company is underway with "Cry It Out," Molly Smith Mezler's take on new motherhood which places the magnitude of its inherently emotional upheaval in the microcosm of a suburban backyard.

NewArts 'Matilda' Plumbs Depths Of Dahl's Darkness To Redemption Theme

Published: July 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
NewArts is presenting 'Matilda' as its summer musical and The Newtown Bee sat down with Producer/Director Michael Unger to learn a few things about this dark but enlightening production set to run August 2-11 at Monroe's Masuk High School theater.

The Top Of The Mountain

Published: July 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown, from a cat's point of view.

Be Aware Of Bears: What To Do And Not To Do

Published: July 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
On July 16, the Newtown Animal Control Center released an informational flyer on the group’s Facebook page to educate the public about what to do and what not to do if they see a bear. The flyer was created by

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