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  • Newtown Educators Stand Together For Parkland Educators

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    February 22, 2018, Thursday
    Edmond Town Hall, educators, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Newtown educators, Newtown Public Schools, Parkland, Parkland educators

    A banner decorated with words of condolence and love from Newtown educators will be sent to educators in Parkland, Fla. A group of current and former Newtown educators met in front of Edmond Town H...Read Full Article

  • Eversource Conducting Statewide Infrared Helicopter Inspections

    The Newtown Bee
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    February 22, 2018, Thursday
    Eversource, Eversource aerial inspections, Eversource inspections

    Eversource is currently conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights of way throughout Connecticut, according to a February 22 media advisory from the energy provider. ...Read Full Article

  • Jr Newtown Action Alliance To Hold Community Vigil To #StandWithParkland

    The Newtown Bee
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    February 21, 2018, Wednesday
    #StandWithParkland, Jr NAA, Jr NAA Community Vigil, Jr NAA vigil, Jr Newtown Action Alliance, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Newtown High School, Parkland, Stand With Parkland

    The Jr Newtown Action Alliance (Jr NAA) is set to host a community vigil at Blue & Gold Stadium at Newtown High School, 12 Berkshire Road, on Friday, February 23, to support the community of Marjo...Read Full Article

  • Local Letter Writers Send Words Of Support And Change Through Moms Demand Action

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    February 21, 2018, Wednesday
    Barb Sibley, letters, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Moms Demand Action, Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America, Parkland shootings

    Words sharing comfort, encouragement, and demands for change will be sent from Newtown thanks to a roomful of letter writers who joined together February 19 at Newtown United Methodist Church under th...Read Full Article

  • Silver Alert Issued For New Milford Teen

    The Newtown Bee
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    February 21, 2018, Wednesday
    Ken Thomas, Kenneth Thomas, Silver Alert

    A Silver Alert has been issued for a 16-year-old New Milford teenager who has been missing since Tuesday, February 20. Kenneth Thomas is a white male, with blonde hair and brown eyes. He is describ...Read Full Article

  • Legislative Session Update, Thursday Morning At Library

    The Newtown Bee
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    February 20, 2018, Tuesday
    Legislative Session update, State Representative Mitch Bolinsky, State Representative Will Duff, State Senator Tony Hwang

    State Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) and State Representatives Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) and Will Duff (R-2) are inviting Newtown residents to a Legislative Session Update on the General Assembly session th...Read Full Article

  • Hawleyville Firefighters Honor Victims Of Florida Shooting

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    February 20, 2018, Tuesday
    Florida, Hawleyville Volunteer Fire Company, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, memorial flowers, Parkland, Ray and Jeff Fuller

    On February 15, Ray and Jeff Fuller of Hawleyville Volunteer Fire Company gathered at the firehouse’s flagpole, set at half-staff, to honor the victims killed in the mass shooting one day earlier at...Read Full Article

  • Mothers United Against Violence Planning February 20 Vigil In Hartford

    Shannon Hicks
    Latest News
    February 19, 2018, Monday
    Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shootings, Mothers United Against Violence, MUAV, Parkland school shootings, rally

    HARTFORD — Mothers United Against Violence will hold a rally outside Hartford City Hall on Tuesday, February 20, and are inviting "all people of good will to join this vigil," the organization poste...Read Full Article

  • Special Education PTA Takes Shape In Newtown; First Meeting Date Set

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    February 19, 2018, Monday
    Connecticut PTA, Newtown SEPTA, SEPTA, SEPTA President Melissa Beylouni, Special Education PTA, Vice President Jenifer Strychalsky

    A new Special Education Parent Teacher Association (SEPTA) is forming, and local parents and teachers are invited to attend the group’s scheduled first meeting on Wednesday, February 28, from 7 to 8...Read Full Article

  • Town Seeks Reduced Speed Limits On Two State Roads

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    February 19, 2018, Monday
    CT Dept Of Transportation, Hawleyville Road, mt pleasant road, Newtown Police Commission

    The Police Commission, in its role as the local traffic authority, is asking the state Department of Transportation (DOT) to reduce the posted speed limits along two sections of state roadway in town....Read Full Article