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The offices of The Bee are located at 5 Church Hill Road, Newtown; telephone 203-426-3141, fax 203-426-5169. Mailing address is PO Box 5503, Newtown CT 06470. Email: editor@thebee.com. R. Scudder Smith is the Publisher, and Curtiss Clark is the Editor.

Community Events: News about clubs and civic organizations, schools, workshops, classes, and other events of community interest should be received at The Bee office no later than Tuesday at 5 pm. for publication the following Friday.

Engagements and Weddings: Forms are available in The Bee office for those wishing to announce weddings and engagements. Photos accompanying engagement and wedding announcements will be returned if they are submitted with a stamped self-addressed envelope. Wedding announcements must be received within six months of the date of the ceremony to be considered for publication.

Enjoy: A weekly section of The Newtown Bee that provides news of the arts, food, and cultural events. Associate Editor Shannon Hicks coordinates this section. She may be reached by calling 203-426-3141 and at shannon@thebee.com. Announcements and news about cultural events for Enjoy should be received at our offices at 5 Church Hill Road in Newtown at least one week before the event.

Horse News: Equestrian news is published each week in The Bee. News releases about shows, clinics, and calendar listings should be mailed to the sports editor at PO Box 5503, Newtown, CT 06470. Brief calendar listings may be phoned in at (203) 426-3141, or faxed to (203) 426-5169 or emailed tosports@thebee.com.

Letters: Letters to the editor should be signed and dated and should include the writer's phone number for confirmation. There is a 500 word limit on the length of letters; longer letters will be edited. Letters should be mailed To the Editor, The Newtown Bee, PO Box 5503, Newtown, 06470. Or e-mail letters to editor@thebee.com, with "Letters to the Editor" in the subject line. The Editor reserves the right to reject any letter.

Photographs: Suggestions for photographs should be directed to the Editor at 203-426-3141 or by e-mailing editor@thebee.com. Reprints of photos taken by staff photographers are available to the public through The Bee's online photo galleries, at http://photos.newtownbee.com.

Sports: General sports information should be received in The Bee's offices before Tuesday at noon to be included in Friday's paper. All submissions should be typed or legibly printed and include a phone number in case clarification is required. Brief items may be phoned in to Sports Editor Andy Hutchison, at 203-426-3141, or emailed to AndyH@thebee.com.

To subscribe or to report delivery problems: Subscriptions to The Bee are $40 per year or $70 for two years. To subscribe or to report problems with mail deliveries, call the Circulation Department at 203-426-3141.