Joe Hemingway

  • SHOP Presents Scholarship Funds To NSA

    Glenn Nanavaty, left, president and treasurer of Newtown Scholarship Association (NSA), recently accepted a donation of $1,000 from Joe Hemingway, president of Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity (SHOP), representing the funds for SHOP’s annual scholarship.

  • Snapshot: Joe Hemingway

    Occupation: I am a construction project manager.

    Family: I have been married to Maribeth for 33 years. We have two daughters. Sarah is 28 and Maggie is 26.

    Pets: Until very recently, we had two golden retrievers. Sadie passed away at 14, two months ago, and Lucy passed away at age 12, in early August.

    How long have you lived in town? We have lived here for 26 years.

  • Organizers Boast Best Attendance Ever At The Latest Parent Empowerment University

    One day every year, local parents and people who care about Newtown’s children go back to school to learn about the latest trends, issues and concerns facing families and the community at the Parent Connection’s Parent Empowerment University.

  • Sandy Hook's Hemingway (A Poet) Teams With, Inspires Vermont Songwriter

    A poem penned by Sandy Hook resident Joe Hemingway will be taking flight in song, thanks to a collaboration with a former school friend and songwriter hundreds of miles away in the rolling mountains of Vermont. The musical encounter also inspired a second song and a growing social network of fans.

    Mr Hemingway first approached The Newtown Bee excited to pay respects to Mary L. Collins, and to discuss the possibility of using their creative output to raise funds for the very village that served as their collective muse.

  • Senator Murphy Makes A Lunchtime Visit To Sandy Hook Center

    Senator Chris Murphy, right, crosses Washington Avenue with First Selectman Pat Llodra and Sandy Hook Organization for Prosperity Vice President Joe Hemingway, center, during a special visit by the senator on August 26. Ahead of them is Mr Murphy’s assistant Brett Maddux.