C.H. Booth Library Undergoes Renovations, More Anticipated This Summer

Published: June 06, 2019 at 07:00 am
Patrons of the C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street, may have noticed some remodeling has been taking place in the building over the course of the last seven months. From November to February, the library gave a fresh coat of

Dedicated Hospice Volunteers Invite Newtown Out For Breakfast

Published: June 05, 2019 at 09:30 am
Now in its 30th year, Newtown's Giving Circle supporting Regional Hospice and Palliative Care is hosting its annual community breakfast on Wednesday, June 12, at 7:30 am, at The Waterview in neighboring Monroe.

Inadequate Transportation Options For Seniors Means A Less Livable Community

Published: June 04, 2019 at 07:00 am
Those who drive — or at least have someone to transport them to and from appointments, to run errands, or go out for events or other occasions — may take for granted the freedom of getting from point A to point B pretty much at the drop of a hat.

Town Lifeguards Prepare For Swim Season

Published: June 01, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown’s team of certified lifeguards, hired through its Parks & Recreation Department, met for their first official training of the season at Treadwell Park’s pool and Eichler’s Cove on May 22. Despite the weather being too cold to get in

Jeremy Richman Celebration of Life Hosted By The Avielle Foundation

Published: May 31, 2019 at 08:00 am
The Avielle Foundation invited the public to celebrate the life of its co-founder, Dr Jeremy Richman, on May 26 at Newtown High School, from noon to 3 pm. The gathering was livestreamed on The Avielle Foundation’s website, aviellefoundation.org , for

Ben’s Bells Celebration Of Kindness Day ‘Connects All Of Us’

Published: May 31, 2019 at 07:00 am
BETHEL — Ben’s Bells Project Connecticut hosted its annual Celebration of Kindness Day (CKD) on the evening of May 22 at Michael’s at the Grove in Bethel. Planning for the nonprofit’s largest fundraiser started back in October with the CKD

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