Newtown 11s Finish Second In New England Regional

Published: August 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
The Newtown One-Eyed Cats 11-year-old baseball team finished second in the New England Regional, losing to neighboring town Danbury in the final in Dover, N.H., in early August. The Connecticut teams proved to be the two best teams in the tournament, going a combined 7-1 versus t...

Bowen Helps Brakettes To Another Championship

Published: August 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
Former Newtown High School standout softball player Kate Bowen helped the Stratford Brakettes to a 5-0 win over the Connecticut Charmers at Frank DeLuca Field in Stratford on August 11, as the Brakettes earned their fourth straight Women’s Major Softball (WMS) championship....

Renegades Fall In World Series Pool Play

Published: August 15, 2013 at 12:00 am
The Newtown Renegades 10-year-old baseball team competed in pool play of the Cal Ripken World Series in Ocala, Fla., August 10-14 and finally saw its magical season come to an end. The Renegades, coming off their New England Championship, fell 18-1 to South Lexington, Ky., on Aug...

Sandy Hook Fathers Cycle 192 Miles In Pan Mass Challenge

Published: August 14, 2013 at 12:00 am
Four Sandy Hook fathers, John Principi, Brendan Duffy, Matt Murphy, and Jeremy O’Connell, cycled 192 miles in the Pan Mass Challenge August 3 and 4. The ride took the cyclists from Sturbridge to Bourne on day one and then Bourne to Provincetown day two.

Renegades Claim Regional Win, Advance To World Series

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
Members of Newtown’s Cal Ripken 10U baseball team are feeling as if they are on top of the world. They are, after all, headed to the World Series. The Renegades captured the New England Regional Tournament championship with four consecutive wins, culminating with a come-fro...

Newtown Gymnastics Coach Vying To Become First 'American Ninja Warrior'

Published: August 01, 2013 at 12:00 am
For Joseph Moravsky, scaling up and bouncing off walls, jumping across moving platforms, and pulling himself up a ladder with use of a metal bar — basically doing things superheroes and stunt devils do — is all about as routine and simple as everyday activities for th...

Gridders Get Jump On Football Season With Intense Workouts

Published: July 25, 2013 at 12:00 am
No pads, no pigskin … no problem. Given the workouts Newtown High School’s team members are going through it may as well be football season over at Blue & Gold Stadium, at the NHS back fields, and in the school weight room and gymnasium. M...

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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