Volunteer Parents, Girls’ Soccer Fans, Opponents Make March Of Dimes Fundraiser A Success

Published: September 22, 2018 at 08:00 am
There was no on-field winner or loser when the Newtown High School girls’ soccer team tied visiting Pomperaug of Southbury 1-1, at Blue & Gold Stadium on September 11. But, for Newtown Coach Marc Kenney and his family, the volunteer parents and fans who supported the team’s annual March of Dimes fundraiser were the true winners of the night.

Girls’ And Boys’ Cross Country Teams Apply Different Objectives In Second Race Of Season

Published: September 18, 2018 at 04:10 pm
Same course and point in the season, different objectives. Newtown High School’s girls’ and boys’ cross country teams had differing goals when they each ran their second race of the season, the first home meet, on the Fairfield Hills trails.

Girls’ Soccer Team Battling Injuries And Opponents

Published: September 18, 2018 at 04:03 pm
With some minor bumps and bruises piling up, Newtown High School’s girls’ soccer team has not been at full strength early on this season, leaving the Nighthawks to battle not just tough opponents, but also the injury bug. They’ve been

Field Hockey Team Wins Blowout

Published: September 18, 2018 at 04:00 pm
Newtown High School’s field hockey team showed off its offensive prowess in a 6-2 win over Simsbury in the September 11 season opener. The Nighthawks outdid themselves with an 8-1 toppling of visiting Watertown at Blue & Gold Stadium two

First Win About Much More For NHS Boys’ Soccer Team

Published: September 18, 2018 at 04:00 pm
Newtown High School’s boys’ soccer team earned a 6-0 triumph over visiting Stratford at Treadwell Park on September 13, the team’s first win of the season, to improve to 1-1. It was not all of the goals — five of

Nighthawk Spikers Engage In Five-Game Battles With FCIAC Foes

Published: September 13, 2018 at 01:33 pm
Newtown High School’s girls’ volleyball team went the full five sets in two of its first three matches of the campaign, defeating visiting Darien on September 6, and falling to St Joseph of Trumbull on September 11. Both of those

Girls’ Swim And Dive Begins Slate With Triumphs

Published: September 13, 2018 at 01:32 pm
Newtown High School’s girls’ swimming and diving team opened the season with a 91-60 triumph at Stratford on September 7. Newtown sealed the team win after the eighth event and exhibitioned the final three (there is no diving at Stratford).

Cross Country Squads Begin Season

Published: September 13, 2018 at 01:31 pm
Newtown High School's girls' and boys' cross country team began the season with a visit to Weston to take on the host Trojans, along with New Milford and Kolbe Cathedral of Bridgeport, on September 11. The girls defeated Weston 20-39

September 2018


This Week's Poll

Newtown Cultural Arts Commission is presenting or coordinating on six weeks of special events. Which event are you looking forward to the most? (Visit our Features page for a full story with details about all of these events.)

“In The Bag” exhibition, on view to September 28
0% (0 votes)
The Lords of 52nd Street concert, September 14
0% (0 votes)
Newtown Arts Festival weekend, September 15-16
25% (1 vote)
“An Evening of the Arts,” September 15
50% (2 votes)
“The Fox on the Fairway” production by Town Players of Newtown, weekends September 21-October 13
0% (0 votes)
“The Main Street Replica Project,” launching September 25
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series screenings of “The Blues Brothers,” September 30
0% (0 votes)
Photography display “In Our Rearview Mirror” by Marleen Cafarelli, et al, October 1-30
0% (0 votes)
“Love, Laughter, and Rhubarb” with Tinky Weisblat, October 3
25% (1 vote)
Newtown Day, October 6
0% (0 votes)
The 3rd Annual Newtown-Sandy Hook Restaurant Week, October 8-14
0% (0 votes)
Basket weaving workshop with Tina Puckett, October 13
0% (0 votes)
“Courageous Conversations in A Complex World,” October 17
0% (0 votes)
Live at ETH: David Wax Museum concert, October 19
0% (0 votes)
The 2nd Annual Fall Carnival at Fairfield Hills, October 19-21
0% (0 votes)
Connecticut Author’s Reading Series, October 21
0% (0 votes)
Natalie’s Open Mic, October 21
0% (0 votes)
“The Wordsmiths,” October 24
0% (0 votes)
Pianist Konstanza Chernov, October 28
0% (0 votes)
Someday Cinema Series double feature screenings of “Bride of Frankenstein” and “The Beast with Five Fingers,” October 29
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 4