Intergenerational Fun Creates Rays Of Sunshine On A Snowy Day

Published: January 11, 2019 at 11:15 am
Members of the Newtown Senior Center and Children’s Adventure Center were in bright spirits making sun artwork on January 10.

Snapshot: Lynn Simoneau

Published: January 11, 2019 at 07:00 am
Education: My senior year of high school was difficult because that was the year I became disabled. I went to UConn, in Storrs, and started out majoring in pharmacology. I really liked the medical field and law enforcement, and I

Top of the Mountain

Published: January 11, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown, from a cat's point of view.

Horses & Hounds: A Healthy Year Ahead — 2019 New Year’s Resolutions For Our Pets

Published: January 06, 2019 at 07:00 am
I’m not a big fan of New Year’s resolutions. According to a personal survey conducted by my family and friends this holiday season, the most popular resolution was weight loss. Of all the year’s dreams, dramas, crises, and victories, the past year is summed up by berating ourselves for the few extra pounds we gained. How can that possibly be a positive way to launch ourselves into the New Year? So what I’ve decided to do is make a list of New Year’s resolutions for my dogs.

Snapshot: Shirley Kopnicky

Published: January 04, 2019 at 08:00 am
Occupation: After graduating from Harding High School in Bridgeport, class of 1948 (we just celebrated our 70th reunion), I worked for Pullman and Comley lawyers for five years as a legal secretary. After leaving to take care of my family,

Top of the Mountain

Published: January 04, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown, from a cat's point of view.

‘Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow’ At EverWonder Snowy Science Program

Published: January 03, 2019 at 08:50 am
EverWonder Children’s Museum hosts a morning full of learning and fun during its Snowy Science Program on December 27.

Looking For Newtown’s First Baby Of The Year

Published: January 02, 2019 at 09:27 am
​​​​​​​The Newtown Bee is looking for the first child born to Newtown parents this year, continuing a tradition now in its 58th year.

January 2019


This Week's Poll

When do you purchase calendars?

As early as possible.
0% (0 votes)
0% (0 votes)
Early December
29% (2 votes)
Late December
29% (2 votes)
The first time I go to write something in one in January and realize I've forgotten to buy one for the new year
29% (2 votes)
In March when they get discounted heavily
0% (0 votes)
I don't. I do everything electronically.
14% (1 vote)
Total votes: 7