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  • Felony Weapon Charge Against Former NMS Teacher Dismissed

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    June 22, 2017, Thursday
    accelerated rehabilitation, Attorney John Maxwell, Jason Adams, possession of a weapon on school grounds

    DANBURY — A judge in state Superior Court on Wednesday, June 21, dismissed a felony charge of possession of a weapon on school grounds against a former Newtown Middle School teacher in connection wi...Read Full Article

  • Hilario’s Project Under Wetlands Review

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    June 22, 2017, Thursday
    131 Mt Pleasant Road, 135-139 Mt Pleasant Road, CCA LLC, Hilario's, Hilario's Service Center Inc, Inland Wetlands Commission, IWC Chairman SHaron Salling, James McManus, JMM Wetland Consulting Services, Steven Sullivan

    Inland Wetlands Commission (IWC) members will be reviewing voluminous technical information, which is part of a complex wetlands application from a Hawleyville firm which wants to expand its industria...Read Full Article

  • Friends Of Newtown Seniors Survey Underway

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 22, 2017, Thursday
    FONS, Friends of Newtown Seniors, Friends Of Newtown Seniors survey, John Boccuzzi, Livable Community Consortium

    Friends Of Newtown Seniors (FONS) is asking residents over the age of 50 to take part in a survey. According to FONS Chairman John Boccuzzi, “The initiative was approved by Board of Selectmen and th...Read Full Article

  • A Gift Of Speech And More For Bethel Graduates

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 21, 2017, Wednesday
    Bethel High School, Class of 2017, gift, grant, Ingersoll Automotive, luck, scholarships, Todd Ingersoll, vehicle

    DANBURY -- Newtown resident Todd Ingersoll, CEO and president of Ingersoll Automotive, 84 Federal Road, Danbury, received a standing ovation for his commencement address to the Bethel High School Clas...Read Full Article

  • Community Center Advisory Committee Outreach Events Scheduled

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 20, 2017, Tuesday
    C.H. Booth Library, Community Center Advisory COmmittee, outreach, Quisenberry Arcari Architects, schematic center design

    The Newtown Community Center Advisory Committee in collaboration with the Town of Newtown will host two outreach efforts to help residents learn about the most up-to-date schematic center design. Effo...Read Full Article

  • Weekend Fire Damages Apartment, Spares Remainder Of Abbotts Hill Road House

    Shannon Hicks
    Latest News
    June 19, 2017, Monday
    13 Abbotts Hill Road, 13 Abbotts Hill Road fire, apartment fire, Dodgingtown Fire Company Chief Steve Murphy, fire, house fire, Steve Murphy, structure fire

    NOTE (Tuesday, June 20, 2017): This story has been updated to reflect the proper piece of Dodgingtown apparatus that went into the scene Saturday afternoon. * * * * * The owners of a single-family d...Read Full Article

  • Gov Malloy Orders Flags Lowered For CT Resident, US Navy Sailor Killed

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    June 19, 2017, Monday
    flags at half staff, flags lowered, Ngoc Truong Huynh, US Navy Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T. Truong Huynh, USS Fitzgerald, USS Fitzgerald collision

    Governor Dannel P. Malloy on Monday, June 19, directed US and state flags in Connecticut to fly at half-staff beginning immediately in honor of US Navy Sonar Technician 3rd Class Ngoc T. Truong Huynh ...Read Full Article

  • Kennel Club Donates Money For New Police Dog

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    June 18, 2017, Sunday
    Helen Nietsch, Lisa Peterson, new police dog, Newtown Kennel Club, Police Commission Chairman Joel, police dog

    As town police prepare to acquire a new male German shepherd to replace their dog which died in April, Newtown Kennel Club has donated $15,000 to the police department for the purchase of a new dog, p...Read Full Article

  • Authority Contributes $50,000 To Streetscape

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    June 17, 2017, Saturday
    $50, 000, FFH, Streetscape

    An additional $50,000 will supplement a current streetscape project to improve both safety and aesthetics near the entrance to Fairfield Hills off of Wasserman Way. Fairfield Hills Authority members ...Read Full Article

  • Finance Board Recommends Senior Tax Relief Changes

    John Voket
    Latest News
    June 17, 2017, Saturday
    Board of Finance, Legislative Council, Ordinance Committee, Proposed Changes, Senior tax Relief

    At a May 25 regular meeting, the Board of Finance capped months of study and deliberation by recommending several nominal adjustments to Newtown’s Senior Tax Relief program. That review, which was r...Read Full Article