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  • Procession And Events Mark Hook & Ladder Firehouse Changeover

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 26, 2016, Friday
    Hook & Ladder, new firehouse, procession, ribbon cutting

    Newtown Hook & Ladder volunteer firefighters plan to mark a long-awaited move from their 1929 firehouse at 45 Main Street to their new firehouse at 12 Church Hill Road with a procession of firefig...Read Full Article

  • Community Center Plans Encounter Hurdle

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    August 26, 2016, Friday
    Community Center, pool, SFA

    The Newtown Community Center project has encountered another hurdle, “and we have to find a way to overcome” that hurdle said First Selectman Pat Llodra. “We are inching forward, but I still hav...Read Full Article

  • Proposed CIP Changes Balance Debt Pressure, Visible Projects

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 26, 2016, Friday
    Board of Selectman, Capital Improvement Plan, CIP, First Selectman Pat Llodra

    The Board of Selectmen received an updated Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for municipal projects during an August 15 meeting that First Selectman Pat Llodra said makes a number of adjustments to take ...Read Full Article

  • All-Star Transportation Employees Hold Meeting And Tour New Sandy Hook Elementary School

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    August 26, 2016, Friday
    2016-17 school year, All-Star Transportation, Sandy Hook Elementary School, Superintendent of Schools Joseph V. Erardi Jr

    All-Star Transportation employees assembled at the new Sandy Hook Elementary School ahead of the 2016-17 school year for the company's annual back-to-school meeting on Wednesday, August 17. All-Sta...Read Full Article

  • Santucci Sentenced To 16-Month Prison Term For Drug Crimes

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 25, 2016, Thursday
    CHatigny, drug crimes, Newtown police sergeant, prison, Santucci

    HARTFORD — A judge in US District Court on Thursday, August 25, sentenced a former Newtown police sergeant to a prison term, house arrest, probation, a fine, and community service for his role as th...Read Full Article

  • FAITH Closes At St John’s, Ready To Open At Tier One

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    August 25, 2016, Thursday
    FAITH, Tier One

    FAITH Food Pantry will permanently leave its St John's Episcopal Church location and move this weekend to its new quarters at Tier One, 31 Pecks Lane. Signs will be posted. The pantry will NOT be o...Read Full Article

  • Residents, Questions Sought For Fall Political Forum

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    August 24, 2016, Wednesday
    2016 Town Hall Candidates Forum, Candidates Forum, Edmond Town Hall, The Newtown Bee

    The 2016 Newtown Bee Candidates Forum, scheduled for Tuesday, October 18, from 7:30 to 9 pm, in the Edmond Town Hall Theatre, will depart will depart from the moderated question and answer format that...Read Full Article

  • Sandy Hook Fire Substation Expansion Dedicated

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 24, 2016, Wednesday

    About 100 people attended dedication ceremonies on Saturday, August 20, for the Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company’s newly expanded fire substation at 249 Berkshire Road (Route 34). K...Read Full Article

  • Change In Pool Hours

    Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    August 23, 2016, Tuesday
    Eichler's, pool, Treadwell

    Treadwell pool and Eichler’s Cove swimming hours from August 23 to September 4 are Mondays and Wednesdays, 2:30 pm to 8 pm; Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 2:30 pm to 7 pm; and Saturdays and Sunday...Read Full Article

  • Canaan House Cupola Is Last Section Standing

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    August 23, 2016, Tuesday
    Canaan House, Cupola, demolition, Fairfield Hills

    By Wednesday, August 17, gone were the 208,888 square feet of Canaan House that had stood at Fairfield Hills since 1940. On Tuesday, August 16, nearly all of the former state hospital residential buil...Read Full Article