- Friday, November 20, 2015
There are always plenty of opportunities to be part of the generous spirit of Newtown, and that holds even more truth as the holidays draw nearer.
- Friday, November 21, 2014
For the second year in a row, All-Star Transportation is hoping shoppers will help fill a school bus with donations for Newtown Social Services.
A Stuff-A-Bus event will be held Saturday, November 22, from 9 am until 3 pm, at Stop & Shop in Sand Hill Plaza, 228 South Main Street.
Donations of any nonperishable goods will be accepted, according to Social Services Director Ann Piccini.
“We’re really low on everything,” Ms Piccini said this week. “We’ve used up all the excess pasta we had on the shelves.”
- Friday, December 13, 2013
Amazing what a cat finds out, curled up beneath a chair. I’ve heard from a number of people that among Assistant Superintendent of Schools Linda Gejda numerous talents, she bakes a delicious biscotti. I do hope she shares the recipe with us at The Bee (ahem. email@example.com) so all of Newtown can indulge this holiday season.
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013
All Star Transportation, providers of bus service to the Newtown School System, will host a Stuff-A-Bus Toys For Tots event at Sand Hill Plaza, 228 South Main Street in Newtown, on Saturday, December 14, from 9 am to 4 pm. The school bus will be centrally located in the parking lot.
Two special visitors will join bus company personnel during the day. Visit all day long with Channel 8 Traffic Reporter Teresa Labarbera, or stop by at noon to deliver a toy donation to that visitor from the North Pole, Santa Claus.