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  • Set 24 pt head

    R SCUDDER SMITH
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Set 24 pt headElegant ceramics For DiningSet 2 col cutlineThe Lottery, modeled in 1757 at Sevres by E.M. Falconnet after F. Boucher.  Add to gramercy park show sect Send in all three sizes DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt. Kisco, N.Y. – Brooch with green agate designed by georg Jensen. DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt...Read Full Article

  • Set 24 pt head

    R SCUDDER SMITH
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Set 24 pt headElegant ceramics For DiningSet 2 col cutlineThe Lottery, modeled in 1757 at Sevres by E.M. Falconnet after F. Boucher.  Add to gramercy park show sect Send in all three sizes DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt. Kisco, N.Y. – Brooch with green agate designed by georg Jensen. DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt...Read Full Article

  • Set 24 pt head

    R SCUDDER SMITH
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Set 24 pt headElegant ceramics For DiningSet 2 col cutlineThe Lottery, modeled in 1757 at Sevres by E.M. Falconnet after F. Boucher.  Add to gramercy park show sect Send in all three sizes DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt. Kisco, N.Y. – Brooch with green agate designed by georg Jensen. DRUCKER ANTIQUES, Mt...Read Full Article

  • New Playscape At St Rose School 

    TANJUA DAMON-MERROW
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    New Playscape At St Rose School  By Tanjua DamonSt Rose students have something new on their playground this week – a playscape installed by parents and parishioners over the weekend.Students will be able to play on four slides, two platforms, and several fitness components, according to Neil C...Read Full Article

  • Call-In About Cliques & Bullies

    TANJUA DAMON-MERROW
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Call-In About Cliques & Bullies WESTPORT — The New Learning Center is holding its free monthly call-in hours on Wednesday, October 11, from noon to 2 pm. The subject will be “Cliques and Bullies.”Children and others often encounter these situations which present a dilemma to parents: how...Read Full Article

  • NHS College Night

    TANJUA DAMON-MERROW
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    NHS College NightOn Tuesday, October 17, from 7 to 9 pm, College Night will be held at Newtown High School. All students and parents are invited to attend. The event is sponsored by the Newtown High and Parent-Teacher-Student Association....Read Full Article

  • headline

    ANDY GOROSKO
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Please note: this is revised version of  the story  ////  this version was filed at 6 pm, Monday, October 9 Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Multi-Factorial Disorder That Can Be Treated By Andrew Gorosko DANBURY — It is estimated that at some point during their lives, about 50 percent of the genera...Read Full Article

  • What word do you find most difficult to spell?

    TANJUA DAMON-MERROW
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    What word do you find most difficult to spell?Bryan Reeser: “Well, favorite and chocolate.”Caitlin Kalbacher: “Chocolate too.”Matthew Williams: “Beautiful. I think the a comes after the t.” Brittany Clarke:  “Beautiful. I say beu.” Michael Kirk: “Wednesday. Because it gets me st...Read Full Article

  • Hawleyville Incident

    ANDY GOROSKO
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Hawleyville IncidentPolice report motorist Barbara Manville, 42, of 15 Timber Mill Road, Sandy Hook, who was driving a Ford Windstar minivan westbound on Mt Pleasant Road about 12:45 pm September 26, was stopped at a traffic signal at Mt Pleasant Road’s intersection with Hawleyville Road, when a...Read Full Article

  • Lawsuits Filed Against Upzoning

    ANDY GOROSKO
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Lawsuits Filed Against UpzoningBy Andrew GoroskoThe Planning and Zoning Commission’s (P&Z) controversial residential “upzoning” project, which upgrades the minimum zoning requirements for more than 2,300 properties to protect underground water quality, has drawn two separate lawsuits fil...Read Full Article

  • Dr And Mrs Charles Alexander Seabury

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Dr And Mrs Charles Alexander SeaburyJulie Beth Tschorn and Charles Alexander Seabury were joined in marriage on April 29 at Cator Woolford Gardens in Atlanta, Ga., with the Rev Richard Prigmore officiating.The bride is the daughter of Mr and Mrs Robert Tschorn of  Newtown.The groom is the son of...Read Full Article

  • Mr And Mrs Peter Bartley Janis

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Mr And Mrs Peter Bartley JanisElizabeth Demarest Kenyon and Peter Bartley Janis were married on June 17 at the First Church of Round Hill in Greenwich with the Rev Neely Towe and Rev Steve Gordon officiating.The bride is the daughter of Betsy Kenyon of Newtown and Wayne Kenyon of Sandy Hook.The gr...Read Full Article

  • SHS Summer Challenge Sparks Involvement

    TANJUA DAMON-MERROW
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    SHS Summer Challenge Sparks InvolvementBy Tanjua DamonOver 100 Sandy Hook Elementary students took this year’s Summer Challenge literally. The students had a board game with 25 to 20 language arts, math, and science questions that they had to answer over the summer. Assistant Principal Cathy Maz...Read Full Article

  • New officers of the Newtown Town Court in July 1941 were, from left, Judge Harry F. Bradley, prosecutor, Paul V. Cavanaugh, deputy judge, Edward S. Pitzschler, assistant prosecutor, and Albert Nichols. Mr Pitzschler once owned a barbershop located ne

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    New officers of the Newtown Town Court in July 1941 were, from left, Judge Harry F. Bradley, prosecutor, Paul V. Cavanaugh, deputy judge, Edward S. Pitzschler, assistant prosecutor, and Albert Nichols. Mr Pitzschler once owned a barbershop located near the flagpole. Mr Nichols served as Newtown’...Read Full Article

  •  RealtorOf The Year

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

     RealtorOf The Year  By Jan Howard The Newtown Board of Realtors has named Kathi Weller as Realtor of the Year for 2000. Mrs Weller, a member of the 125-member board and currently a member of its board of directors, has been a resident of Newtown for 30 years....Read Full Article

  • Protecting Your Estate

    JAN HOWARD
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Protecting Your EstateFinancial consultant Joan M. Bouchard of Financial Underwriters in Danbury will present a workshop, “Estate Conservation,” on October 19, from 6 to 8 pm in the boardroom of the C.H. Booth Library.Without sound financial preparation, the estates people spend a lifetime bui...Read Full Article

  • Shirleyann Jurenka

    SUE EVANUSKA
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Shirleyann JurenkaShirleyann (Reardon) Jurenka, 77, wife of the late Vito “Peter” Jurenka, a longtime area resident, died September 28 in St Mary’s Hospital, Waterbury....Read Full Article

  • Drum-Making Class At IAIS

    SUE EVANUSKA
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Drum-Making Class At IAISWASHINGTON — The Institute for American Indian Studies will offer a special class on drum-making in the style Native Americans have used for centuries.The workshop will give an overview of drum use as well as teach the method of making a 13-inch cedar single head drum wi...Read Full Article

  • Thrift Shop Bag Sale

    SUE EVANUSKA
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Thrift Shop Bag SaleWOODBURY — Red Barn Thrift Shop will be holding a Bag Sale on Saturday, October 7, from 11 am to 2:30 pm. Bags will be $3 for one and $5 for two. The shop will have bags available.Red Barn Thrift Shop is located at 214 South Main Street (Route 6), next to First Congregational...Read Full Article

  • Upbeat & Down Under WithDanbury Brass

    SUE EVANUSKA
    Archive
    September 29, 2000, Friday

    Upbeat & Down Under WithDanbury BrassDANBURY — The Danbury Brass Band will present its next concert of the 2000 season on Friday, October 13. The performance will begin at 8 pm at Danbury Music Centre, 256 Main Street. There is no admission charge.The program will be titled “The Australian...Read Full Article