57-B Church Hill Road, brewpub, P&Z, Reverie Brewing Company LLC, special zoning permit
Following a May 17 public hearing, the Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) unanimously approved a special zoning permit to convert a vacant industrial building at 57-B Church Hill Road into a bre...Read Full Article
#WearOrange March & Rally on National Gun Violence Awareness Day, Jr NAA, Jr Newtown Action Alliance
The Jr Newtown Action Alliance (Jr NAA) announced it has teamed up with the Newtown Action Alliance (NAA), Connecticut Against Gun Violence, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, Sandy Hook Pro...Read Full Article
end of school, graduation, school start times, Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue
Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue offered an update on the end of the 2017–18 school year and shared school start times and transportation plans for the 2018–19 school year with the Boa...Read Full Article
holiday closings, Memorial Day, Memorial Day holiday closings
All town offices will be closed on Monday, May 28, in honor of Memorial Day.
Newtown Senior Center, the schools, and C.H. Booth Library also will be closed.
The transfer station on Ethan Allen Road ...Read Full Article
Dustin Gill, Memorial Day, Memorial Day ceremony, VFW, VFW Post 308
The Newtown Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 308 will host a Memorial Day ceremony, Monday, May 28, at 11 am, at the VFW clubhouse grounds, 18 Tinkerfield Road/Freedom Defenders Way.
The public is...Read Full Article
Multiple events were canceled or postponed last week in the wake of the microburst that arrived in Newtown late Tuesday afternoon, May 15. Postponement and cancellation notices began rolling in to The...Read Full Article
HARTFORD— Governor Dannel P. Malloy has announced that he is directing US and Connecticut flags to fly at half-staff on Monday, May 28, from sunrise until noon, in observation of Memorial Day. As is...Read Full Article
condominium complex, Dauti Construction LLC, Edona Commons, P&Z, sidewalk, Trinkaus
Workers this week constructed a concrete sidewalk along the eastern side of the driveway leading to the upper level of Edona Commons, a 26-unit condominium complex at a 4.5-acre site at 95 & 99 Ch...Read Full Article
August 14 Primary Candidate, Democratic State Convention, Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, Eva Zimmerman, Lieutenant Governor
It has been quite a week for Newtown’s Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, a former town Legislative Council representative who is running for Lieutenant Governor.
She told The Newtown Bee this week that she...Read Full Article
2018 Legislative Session, J.P. Sredzinski, JP Sredzinski, Legislative Session, Mitch Bolinsky, Newtown Delegation, state budget, Tony Hwang, town hall gathering, town hall meeting, town hall session
Newtown’s state delegation hosted a town hall meeting on May 10, just 18 hours after the 2018 Legislative Session closed in Hartford.
State Representatives Mitch Bolinsky, Will Duff, and J.P. Sredz...Read Full Article