19th Annual Great Pootatuck Duck Race Delights Onlookers

Published: May 25, 2019 at 03:30 pm
A large flock of yellow rubber ducks poured over the Church Hill Road bridge for the 19th Annual Newtown Lions Club Great Pootatuck Duck Race on Saturday, May 25, in Sandy Hook Center.

The Gift Of Connection: How Two Residents Were Welcomed To Newtown With ‘Bee’ Subscriptions

Published: May 25, 2019 at 07:30 am
Moving to a new town, let alone a new state, can take some adjusting and come with its share of uncertainties. For two Newtown residents, the transition was made a little smoother thanks to the gift of a subscription to

Sensational Choral Society Program Spanned Several Centuries

Published: May 25, 2019 at 07:00 am
Brilliant sunshine streamed through the windows of Newtown Meeting House Saturday afternoon, May 18, for the much-anticipated Newtown Choral Society annual Spring Concert — a high point of the group’s 33rd year.

Theater Review: ‘Rollicking Good Time’ For Town Players Season Opener

Published: May 24, 2019 at 11:20 am
The Town Players of Newtown have opened their 2019 season on a note of raucous humor a la British farce. Ray Cooney’s "Funny Money" is a rollicking good time of a show.

The Top Of The Mountain

Published: May 24, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown, from a cat's point of view.

Mother’s Day Lunch And Bingo Hosted At Senior Center

Published: May 21, 2019 at 07:15 am
The Newtown Senior Center celebrated Mother’s Day early with its annual lunch and bingo on the afternoon of Friday, May 10. Earlier in the day, Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire and Rescue Ladies Auxiliary members brought decorative handmade jars that were

May 2019


This Week's Poll

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

57% (4 votes)
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Total votes: 7