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  • Woman Arrested On 38 Counts In Drug Case

    The Newtown Bee
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    December 2, 2016, Friday
    illicit drug activity, Jessica Cash

    Police report they charged a Milford woman on 38 criminal counts following their investigation into illicit drug activity that allegedly occurred in June and July at a local dentist’s office. After ...Read Full Article

  • Arrest Follows Unusual Early Morning Crash On Poverty Hollow Road

    The Newtown Bee
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    December 2, 2016, Friday
    Francis Magrone, Poverty Hollow Road crash, unusual one-car accident

    Police report an unusual one-car accident on the section of Poverty Hollow Road lying between its intersections with Greenleaf Farms Road and Equestrian Ridge Road at about 2:30 am on November 27. Mo...Read Full Article

  • Fourth Annual Vigil For Gun Violence Victims

    The Newtown Bee
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    December 2, 2016, Friday
    4th Annual National Vigil For All Victims of Gun Violence, National Vigil, The Newtown Foundation

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Newtown Foundation, together with St Mark’s Episcopal Church, Faiths United to Prevent Gun Violence, States United to Prevent Gun Violence, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Vio...Read Full Article

  • Museum In The Streets Brings History To Sandy Hook

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    December 2, 2016, Friday
    Hemingway, Museum in the Streets, Sandy Hook

    With his gaze turned toward Sandy Hook Center, Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity (SHOP) President Joe Hemingway said, “There used to be a mill here, the building was huge.” The building’s s...Read Full Article

  • Sandy Hook Promise Debuts PSA Video To ‘Know The Signs’

    The Newtown Bee
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    December 2, 2016, Friday
    campaign, Hockley, Know The Signs, public service announcement, Sandy Hook Promise, video

    In a press release dated December 2, Sandy Hook Promise announced, “Almost four years after the tragedy that struck Sandy Hook Elementary School, there continues to be no reduction in the number of ...Read Full Article

  • Sandy Hook Promise On Good Morning America

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    December 1, 2016, Thursday
    Good Morning America, Sandy Hook Promise

    Nicole Hockley, co-founder and managing director of Sandy Hook Promise, the local organization devoted to supporting solutions for safer homes, schools, and communities, will debut the organization's ...Read Full Article

  • Fire Reports | November 22-30, 2016

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    December 1, 2016, Thursday
    fire reports

    The two-way radio dispatchers working at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center located in Town Hall South at 3 Main Street report the following fire calls and the responders: Wednesday, Novembe...Read Full Article

  • Police Reports | November 22-30, 2016

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    December 1, 2016, Thursday
    police reports

    Asleep At Wheel At about 8:23 am on November 22, motorist Monsour Michael, 65, of Danbury, who was driving a 2016 Jeep Cherokee SUV on westbound Interstate 84, east of Exit 11, fell asleep at the w...Read Full Article

  • State Supreme Court To Review Legal Appeal In Sandy Hook School Gun Lawsuit

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    December 1, 2016, Thursday
    appeal, Bushmaster, CUTPA, lawsuit, Sandy Hook School, Superior Court, Supreme Court

    HARTFORD — As was requested by the plaintiffs in the recently dismissed state Superior Court wrongful death lawsuit against the manufacturer of the semiautomatic rifle used in the December 2012 Sand...Read Full Article

  • Library Hosts Community Forum On New Director Search

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    December 1, 2016, Thursday
    Board of Trustees, Brenda McKinley, C.H. Booth Library, director, Search Committee

    Members the C.H. Booth Library Board of Trustees Search Committee hosted a community forum on Wednesday, November 30, to hear input on the process of hiring a new library director. The news that li...Read Full Article