Appreciation For Nunnawauk Meadows Crew

Published: November 19, 2018 at 10:15 am
To the Editor: I am so grateful for the men in the maintenance crew at Nunnawauk Meadows for the hard work they provide for the residents. Richard [Merrill] and I recently moved there — our first snow to have the

‘Fill The Fire Truck’ Makes For A Happy Thanksgiving

Published: November 19, 2018 at 09:05 am
To the Editor: I would thank all of the residents who came out to support the volunteer firefighters of Newtown at the 16th Annual Fill the Fire Truck Food Drive. We collected 52 turkeys, 89 boxes of food, and $1,732

Upcycling Plastic Bags

Published: November 16, 2018 at 12:30 pm
To the Editor: Re: Proposal to ban plastic grocery bags: I use these bags to line my kitchen garbage can. Then they go into the huge dumpster, which is picked up weekly by Associated Refuse Haulers. I also use them

Another Happy Halloween On Main Street

Published: November 14, 2018 at 11:15 am
To the Editor: We would like to thank all those who made Halloween on and about Main Street another huge success. More than 2,500 trick-or-treaters spooked the streets beginning at 4 pm and ending about 8:30 pm. Special thank you

Commitment To Community, Civility, Collaboration

Published: November 14, 2018 at 08:45 am
To the Editor: I want to express my deepest gratitude to all who supported me in this emotional and charged election. It is an honor and a privilege to continue serving Connecticut’s 28th District as State Senator. It is an

Thank You

Published: November 12, 2018 at 09:30 am
To the Editor: Finally, after years of asking the previous administration and Highway Department to do something about paving Taunton Road and Taunton Hill Road, we are seeing progress. Thank you, Dan Rosenthal, for listening! Joseph Skrzypczak 3 Glenmor Drive,

Humbled To Be Chosen Once Again

Published: November 12, 2018 at 09:10 am
To The Editor: I’m humbled and honored to again be chosen by the voters of Newtown to represent the community I love for a fourth-term as your voice in Hartford. Thank you. Voters turned out in unprecedented numbers. Your passion,

Adath Israel Expresses Deep Gratitude

Published: November 07, 2018 at 12:30 pm
To the Editor: We would like to express our admiration and deepest gratitude for the support we have received from the town in these past two weeks since the shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday,

Making It Nicer For All

Published: November 06, 2018 at 04:20 pm
To the Editor: This is a perfect time of year to plant trees or to transplant trees and bushes while their branches and roots are dormant. Wooded areas play an important part as buffer zones between different habitats. These riparian

A Strong And Persuasive Voice In Senator Hwang

Published: November 02, 2018 at 04:32 pm
To the Editor: I will be voting for Tony Hwang on Tuesday, November 6. Tony has served Newtown very well as senator for the 28th district since first elected to that role in 2014. He has become part of our

November 2018


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?

75% (3 votes)
25% (1 vote)
Total votes: 4