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  • Horse Guard In Danger Of Demise Resulting From Budget Cuts

    Andy Hutchison
    Latest News
    June 28, 2017, Wednesday
    Fairfield Hills, Friends of Second Company Governor's Horse Guard, Major Gordon Johnson, Second Company Governor's Horse Guard, state budget

    Mother Nature cooperated just long enough for the Second Company Governor’s Horse Guard (2GHG) to complete its open house activities at its Fairfield Hills Headquarters on June 25 before the rain st...Read Full Article

  • Candlewood Boating Traffic Disrupted During Annual Fireworks Display In Danbury

    Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    Candlewood Lake, fireworks

    Boaters will encounter disruptions on Candlewood Lake on Saturday, June 24 (rain date, June 25), during an annual fireworks display. All normal boating traffic in the area of Danbury Bay will be disru...Read Full Article

  • PWA To Reschedule June 24 Drain Project

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    drains, Pootatuck Watershed Association, storms

    Rescheduled from the original June 17 date, the Pootatuck Watershed Association's plans to install/mark storm drains in Newtown and Sandy Hook on Saturday, June 24, are on hold once again, due to stor...Read Full Article

  • Board of Education Learns NHS Auditorium ‘Still On Schedule For August 22’

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    Board of Education, Hoerauf, Mitchell, Newtown High School auditorium, Newtown Municipal Center, renovations, schedules

    The Board of Education (BOE) conducted a special meeting Wednesday, June 21, at the Newtown Municipal Center, and received an update on the Newtown High School (NHS) auditorium renovations. Public ...Read Full Article

  • C.H. Booth Library Director Leaving, Plans Made For Search Committee

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    Board of Trustees, Bob Geckle, C.H. Booth Library, Karen Tatarka, Library Director

    C.H. Booth Library Board of Trustees President Bob Geckle announced on Thursday, June 15, that Karen Tatarka will be leaving her position as library director, effective July 7. After beginning her ro...Read Full Article

  • Police Say Driver Faces Multiple Charges In Related Accidents

    John Voket
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    DUI, evading responsibility, failure to drive right on a curve, James Bowers, making a restricted turn, making in improper right turn

    On June 10 at about 7 am, Newtown Officer Fernando Pereira was called to the scene of a reported motor vehicle collision near the intersection of Pine Street and Glen Road. According to the report, u...Read Full Article

  • Jacob And Chaudhary Hoping To Win GOP Support At Upcoming Caucus

    John Voket
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    caucus, First Selectman, Mary Ann Jacob, Neil Chaudhary, Republican Town Committee

    Membership of Newtown’s Republican Town Committee (RTC) numbers in the dozens — and they will certainly have their say when weighing in on official endorsements for top of ticket candidates for lo...Read Full Article

  • Community Center Comes Closer To Final Plan

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    Community Center, Community Center Advisory COmmittee, Quisenberry Arcari, Rusty Malik

    Taking another opportunity for an update about ongoing community and senior center planning, Tuesday evening, June 20, design team member Rusty Malik of Quisenberry Arcari discussed images in a slides...Read Full Article

  • McLachlan Replaces Grossman As Ambulance Association President

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    Malcom McLachlan, Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Robert Grossman, Robert S Grossman MD

    Robert S. Grossman, MD, who served as president of Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Association, Inc, for nearly a decade, recently stepped down from that leadership role, with Malcolm McLachlan, who forme...Read Full Article

  • Police Seek Alarm Registration Renewals

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    June 23, 2017, Friday
    alarm registration, alarm registration renewal

    Newtown police remind residents that the town’s annual alarm registration renewals are due on July 1. The renewals cover the alarms to which police respond, such as burglar alarms, hold-up alarms, ...Read Full Article