Eversource Schedules Flyovers For Damage Assessment

Published: January 23, 2019 at 10:25 am
Eversource will begin flyovers of Connecticut for post-storm review/damage assessment of transmission and distribution lines, beginning Wednesday, January 23.

Citizen Police Academy Informational Program Planned

Published: January 23, 2019 at 09:45 am
The 25th annual Citizen Police Academy will be offered to the general public by the Newtown Police Department this spring.

Town Issues Update To Storm Outages, Safety Tips

Published: January 21, 2019 at 11:20 am
The Town of Newtown issued a report noting that as of 10 am, Monday, January 21, “roughly 5 percent (600 homes) of our community” remained without power, down from a high of 2,300 the night before.

Revised Water Pollution Control Plan Slated For Hearing

Published: January 21, 2019 at 07:15 am
Following the town attorney’s review of proposed revisions to the Water Pollution Control Plan, Water & Sewer Authority (WSA) members have decided to submit the document for comments at an upcoming public hearing.

WSA Reviews Need For Expanded Pumping Capacity

Published: January 21, 2019 at 07:00 am
Water & Sewer Authority members are reviewing a 67-page report prepared by the agency’s consulting engineers on the need to expand sewage pumping capacity at the Sandy Hook Center sewage pump station at 5-A Glen Road.

Weaker Storm Still Creating Cancellations, Delays, Treacherous Road Conditions

Published: January 20, 2019 at 10:29 am
Newtown residents are waking up Sunday to find less snow and ice than predicted, but a mix of both did fall across town overnight leaving roads and walkways very treacherous, and hundreds of local homes without power.

Newtown Delegation Expresses Optimism As New Governor Takes Helm

Published: January 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
The elected members of Newtown’s state legislative delegation — several surrounded by family members — each expressed varying degrees of optimism as they took their oaths of office to open the 2019 general assembly on Wednesday, January 9.

Borough Zoning Commission Reviews Multiple Topics

Published: January 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
Borough Zoning Commission (BZC) members met on January 9 for discussion on a range of land use topics affecting the borough.

Holiday Closings

Published: January 18, 2019 at 03:40 pm
Town offices, schools and other entities will be closed Monday, January 21, in honor of Dr Martin Luther King Jr Day.

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