News

Annual Earth Day Clean-Up At Nettleton Preserve Set For April 20

Published: April 16, 2013 at 12:00 am
The annual Earth Day cleanup at Newtown Forest Association’s Nettleton Preserve will take place on Saturday, April 20. Residents, Scouts, and friends of the environment who wish to volunteer their time should meet at Old Castle Hill Drive off of Castle Hill Road at 9:30 am....

Heartbreaking Feeling For Local Runners Following Explosions At Marathon

Published: April 16, 2013 at 12:00 am
What was supposed to be an avenue for Newtown runners to help in the healing process following the tragic events of 12/14, their participation in the Boston Marathon on April 15 turned out to open up even more wounds. At the same time, however, just as Newtown community members have come together to

Fire Reports | April 4-10, 2013

Published: April 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
The dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at Town Hall South report the following fire calls and the responders: Thursday, April 4: 5:27 pm, motor vehicle accident, intersection of Schoolhouse Hill Road and Edmond Road...

Newtown Police Continue Affiliation With Special Olympics

Published: April 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
Newtown police this year will continue their longstanding affiliation with the Special Olympics of Connecticut (SOCT), participating in events designed to raise funds and also to raise public awareness of the Special Olympics movement. Police Patrol Office...

Police Reports | March 26-April 7, 2013

Published: April 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
Berkshire Road Collision A two-vehicle accident happened in a line of traffic on eastbound Berkshire Road near Newtown High School about 7:05 am on March 26, police report. Police said motorist Herbert Flynn, 43, of 6 Watch Hill Road, who

Francine Wheeler Gives The Weekly Presidential Address

Published: April 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
Francine Wheeler gave the Weekly Address from The White House on Saturday, April 13, one day before the four-month anniversary of the Sandy Hook shootings. "Hi," she began. "As you've probably noticed, I'm not the President. I'm just a citizen. And as a citizen, I'm here at the White

Sandy Hook School Task Force Hears Site Options

Published: April 13, 2013 at 12:00 am
"Dumbfounded" was the word that spilled from Sandy Hook resident Aimee Tabor's lips, following a 2½-hour presentation on April 12 to the members of the Sandy Hook School Task Force responsible for presenting a recommendation to the Board of Education as to the future of Sandy Hook Elementary

Francine Wheeler To Give Presidential Weekly Address This Weekend

Published: April 12, 2013 at 12:00 am
Francine Wheeler will be giving the Weekly Address from The White House on Saturday, April 13, 2013, one day before the four-month anniversary of the Sandy Hook shootings. White House Press Secretary Jay Carney announced the President's decision to have Mrs Wheeler offer comments on April 13 during

Ordinance Committee Reviews Target Range Issues

Published: April 12, 2013 at 12:00 am
The Legislative Council's Ordinance Committee fielded a range of public comments April 11 on a proposal to rework the town's gun ordinance to better address the various issues, including public safety, posed by target shooting on residential properties. Mary Ann Jacob, who chairs the committee

Spike's Ride For Sandy Hook, Saturday At Lime Rock Park

Published: April 12, 2013 at 12:00 am
George "Spike" LeGrice has organized Spike's Ride For Sandy Hook, an event taking place this weekend that will raise funds for the families of those killed on 12/14. Mr LeGrice has organized an outdoor event that he expects will have nearly 3,000 cars, bikes, and trucks on display at Lime Rock
<<

November 2018

>>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
    
 

This Week's Poll

Do you ever resist or back away from stating your true opinion about something on Facebook because you are afraid of what your friends and others will think?

Yes
100% (2 votes)
No
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 2