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  • Mixed Reactions

    To the Editor: As a 47-year resident of Newtown, I found it unsettling to read the front page of the May 8th issue of The Newtown Bee.  Nancy Crevier's outstanding article about three WWII heroes made my heart sing.  However, the article...

  • $30 Million Community Center?

    To the Editor: According to a May 7, 2015 article in The Newtown Bee,

  • Pitch In For The Postal Food Drive

    To the Editor: The Annual Postal Food Drive will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2015.  This drive is the major supplier of food to the Newtown Salvation Army Food Pantry that is located in the office of Newtown Social Services.  There are several wa...

  • Wrestling Champions Had A Great Network Of Support

    To the Editor: It was great to read that NHS wrestling is “the most successful team in the history of Newtown High School” in last week’s Bee. We personally are very grateful both of our sons, Nicholas and Luca, were able to participate i...

  • Support For The Library

    To the Editor:  The volunteers from the Friends of C.H. Booth Library held their usual Spring Donation Day event on Sunday, April 19. Once again, it was a pleasure seeing so many generous towns people bringing boxes, bags, and trunk loads of books, CD...

  • Charter Panel Needs To Reconsider School Bd Majority Issue

    To the Editor: I am very disappointed and concerned, as all Newtown residents should be, with the recent decision of the Charter Revision Commission to propose language that will maintain a majority of 5 of 7 members from one political party on the Board o...

  • A Night Of Jazz

    To the Editor: Once a year, all of the jazz bands in the Newtown Schools come together to hold the Newtown Night of Jazz. This year, it will be held on Thursday, May 7, at 7:00pm in the Newtown High School auditorium.  This is ...

  • The Soul Of New Orleans

    To the Editor: The Newtown Choral Society played to an enthusiastic crowd as we presented our spring concert, The Soul of New Orleans laissez, les bons temps rouler, Sunday, April 26 at The Meeting House. Tracing the evolut...

  • A Smart Choice

    To the Editor: Yesterday, I made a very smart choice. I went to The Meeting House at 3:30 pm and became one of the audience members, listening to the Newtown Choral Society's concert, “The Soul of New Orleans.” What a fantastic, happy, joyous e...

  • I’m Looking Forward To The Day

    To the Editor: I had the opportunity to read your latest Editorial Ink Drops titled “The Budget an...