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  • A Safer Community For Senior Citizens: TRIAD Program, Friday At Senior Center

    Shannon Hicks
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    elder abuse, Newtown Senior Center, NSC Triad, senior citizen safety, Triad program

    Newtown Senior Center will host a special program this week meant to help resident senior citizens be and feel safer within their community. NSC Triad's Shades of Purple will be offered Friday, Sep...Read Full Article

  • Town Offering Smoke, CO Detectors To Those In Need

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    Carbon Monoxide Detector, CO detectors, fire marshal, Fire Marshal Rich Frampton, Kidde smoke detectors, Smoke Alarm

    The town fire marshal’s office has received a limited supply of modern smoke detectors and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors that it will distribute free to residents with low incomes who are unable to...Read Full Article

  • BOS Endorses Police Dog Training Facility At Vacant Firehouse

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    Board Of Selectmen, Chief James Viadero, First Selectman Pat Llodra, Newtown Police Department

    The Board of Selectmen has tentatively approved issuing a license that would allow a police dog training group to use the vacant former Newtown Hook & Ladder firehouse at 45 Main Street for the tr...Read Full Article

  • Planning Progressing On New Police Station

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    Board Of Selectmen, Chief James Viadero, new police headquarters, Newtown Police Department

    Police Chief James Viadero last week updated the Board of Selectmen about ongoing planning toward the construction of a new police station to replace the existing station at 3 Main Street (Route 25). ...Read Full Article

  • Town, School Board Named In Personal Injury Lawsuit

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    Albert Buehler, Lawsuit Filed, Newtown Board of Education

    The Town of Newtown, the Board of Education, and four individuals have been named as defendants in a personal injury lawsuit filed on behalf of a Stratford man who claims that he was injured when a vo...Read Full Article

  • Selectmen Endorse Adding Funds For Sidewalk Project

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 25, 2017, Monday
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Board Of Selectmen, Rob Sibley, Sidewalk Project

    The Board of Selectmen last week endorsed transferring some town funds from a contingency account to a sidewalk project, in which more than one mile of concrete sidewalks will be constructed along sta...Read Full Article

  • Smiles All Around For ‘One Woman Show’ Being Hosted By Senior Center

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    September 24, 2017, Sunday
    Newtown Senior Center, One Woman Show, Shirley Kopnicky

    What was once the piano room at Newtown Senior Center is now transformed into a grand art gallery to showcase Shirley Kopnicky’s “One Woman Show,” an exhibition of original art by the Nunnawauk ...Read Full Article

  • Temporary Utility Outages Probable Along Sugar Street Early Tuesday

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    September 22, 2017, Friday
    Frontier, Frontier Communications, Frontier outages, utility outages

    Newtown Director of Emergency Communications Maureen Will has been advised by the provider of phone and Internet services that some local customers may suffer temporary outages during the early morni...Read Full Article

  • Woodbury Hall Remediation, Demolition Commencing

    John Voket
    Latest News
    September 22, 2017, Friday
    AAIS Corporation, Chrystal Preszler, demolition, Remediation, Woodbury Hall

    “We’re getting two for the price of one!” That was the sentiment from Town Director of Planning George Benson after pointing out that remediation crews were outside the deteriorating Woodbury...Read Full Article

  • Republican Delegation Reacts To Historic State Budget Passage

    John Voket
    Latest News
    September 22, 2017, Friday
    First Selectman Pat Llodra, GOP State Budget, Rep JP Sredzinski, Rep Mitch Bolinsky, Rep Will Duff, Sen Tony Hwang

    It is safe to say that all four Republican members of Newtown’s state legislative delegation were pinching themselves, figuratively if not literally, as Democratic colleagues crossed the aisle in bo...Read Full Article