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  • Newtown Getting Hefty CIRMA Distribution

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 16, 2018, Thursday
    CIRMA, Finance Director Robert Tait, Members' Equity Distribution, Workers’ Compensation

    Just weeks after officials reported an anticipated $100,000 to $150,000 municipal budget surplus, Finance Director Robert Tait was notified the town will be receiving nearly $95,000 in overpayments on...Read Full Article

  • Here Is How Newtown’s Primary Votes Stacked Up

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 14, 2018, Tuesday
    2018 Connecticut Primaries, Registrars Of Voters Results

    When all was said and done, and all the votes were cast in the 2018 Connecticut Primary elections, qualified Newtown voters appeared to almost exclusively back party endorsed candidates on both the De...Read Full Article

  • Survivors From Sandy Hook, Parkland Joined Together For ‘Road To Change’ Rally

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 13, 2018, Monday
    Fairfield Hills, Jr Newtown Action Alliance, March For Our LIves, Road To Change, Sandy Hook Promise

    Virtually all of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students who lived through their own school shooting on Valentine's Day this year were in middle school on December 14, 2012, when 26 lives ...Read Full Article

  • Newtown Fund Launches Summer Appeal

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    August 11, 2018, Saturday
    Linda Bates, Newtown Fund, The Newtown Fund

    Since 1959, The Newtown Fund has supported residents in need by helping pay for food, fuel assistance, utility bills, rent, and medical expenses, in addition to its noteworthy Holiday Basket program i...Read Full Article

  • Hearings Begin On Drive-Through Window Service For Eateries

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 11, 2018, Saturday
    75 Church Hill Road, Drive-Throughs For Eateries, Planning and Zoning Commission, Public Hearings, Starbucks

    Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) members on August 2 began a public hearing on the P&Z’s regulatory proposal to broaden the zoning regulations to allow drive-through window service as a ...Read Full Article

  • Aquifer Protection Endorsement Conveyed For Industrial Project

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    August 11, 2018, Saturday
    3 Turnberry Lane, Aquifer Protection Endorsement, aquifer protection endorsement this week from the Aquifer Protection Agency, Lawn Doctor

    A proposal to construct an 8,300-square-foot industrial building at 3 Turnberry Lane in Curtis Corporate Park in Sandy Hook gained an aquifer protection endorsement this week from the Aquifer Protecti...Read Full Article

  • Avielle Foundation Celebrates New Home

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    August 11, 2018, Saturday

    Fluttering briefly on a humid summer day was a ribbon strung between pillars at the Edmond Town Hall. Slicing through it during a ribbon cutting ceremony on August 8 was Jeremy G. Richman, PhD, Founde...Read Full Article

  • Police Reports | July 17-August 6, 2018

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    August 10, 2018, Friday
    police reports

    Eight Violations Newtown police said they received a call from state police about 8:57 am on August 6 informing them that a motorist in a gray 2002 GMC Yukon SUV traveling on Interstate 84 had been d...Read Full Article

  • Simpson Street Near Community Center Temporarily Closing Monday

    John Voket
    Latest News
    August 10, 2018, Friday
    August 13, Matt Ariniello, Newtown Community Center, Simpson Street Closure

    Newtown Community Center Director Matt Ariniello has notified The Newtown Bee that one of the main thoroughfares at Fairfield Hills will be closed for approximately two weeks beginning Monday, August...Read Full Article

  • SHPMC Make Formal Motion To Recommend Design To Board of Selectmen

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    August 10, 2018, Friday
    Alan Martin, Ben Waldo, Board Of Selectmen, Dan Krauss, Daniel Affleck, Pat Llodra, recommend memorial design, Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission

    The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission met on the evening of August 9, in the Municipal Center’s Council Chambers, to make the motion to recommend the memorial design they selected recently, l...Read Full Article