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  • 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

  • 24 Child Safety Zones Being Posted

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 22, 2016, Monday
    Child Safety Zone, public properties, sex offenders, signs

    Before the start of school year on August 29, town officials expect to have 24 separate “child safety zones” posted in town at public properties where the presence of registered sex offenders is p...Read Full Article

  • School Board Updated On School Projects

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    August 22, 2016, Monday
    auditorium, Board of Education, BOE, Newtown High School, NHS, Public Building & Site Commission, Robert Mitchell, Sandy Hook Elementary School

    With the first day of school approaching, Public Building and Site Commission Chair Robert Mitchell updated the Board of Education at its meeting on Tuesday, August 17, on two building projects overse...Read Full Article

  • Pecks Lane/South Main Street Relocation Planned

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 22, 2016, Monday
    DOT, Pecks Lane, relocation, South Main Street

    State Department of Transportation (DOT) officials this week described plans to relocate the northern intersection of Pecks Lane and South Main Street (Route 25) to simplify a confusing junction, impr...Read Full Article

  • Revaluation Data Technicians Fanning Out, One Neighborhood At A Time

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 20, 2016, Saturday
    Newtown Assessor's Office, Revaluation Data Technicians, Vision Government Solutions

    Data collectors working their way through Newtown in groups neighborhood by neighborhood certainly will not be hard to miss. The technicians working for Vision Government Solutions as part of the p...Read Full Article