Police Chief James Viadero, Police Commission, speeding, Toddy Hill Road, Toddy Hill Road speeding, traffic issues
Police Commission members reviewed a range of traffic issues at their June 11 session, considering ways to resolve traffic problems at several places in town. The five-member elected agency serves as ...Read Full Article
Connecticut Police Officers Standards and Training Council, Lieutenant David Kullgren, Newtown Police Department reaccreditation, police department reaccreditation, POSTC, POSTC Tier 1 accreditation, reaccreditation
Newtown Police Department is seeking public comments about its performance as a law enforcement agency as it pursues reaccreditation by the Connecticut Police Officers Standards and Training Council (...Read Full Article
Bart Smith, Cherry Grove, Greg Carnrick, NFA, preserve, recreation, trails
Hoofprints pressed into fresh-turned soil are proof that the newer trails cleared at Cherry Grove Preserve are already in use.
The Newtown Forest Association’s (NFA) recent purchase of former Cherr...Read Full Article
alarming pattern, juvenile laws, keys inside vehicles, motor vehicle thefts, no consequences, Police Chief James Viadero, unlocked
In light of a recent increase in motor vehicle thefts, both in Newtown and elsewhere in the state, Police Chief James Viadero is offering some advice to residents.
“Generally, the vehicles are be...Read Full Article
The dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at Town Hall South at 3 Main Street report the following fire calls and the responders:
Thursday, June 14: 8:59 am, public service, 50 E...Read Full Article
Failure To Pay
Police report that after learning they held a warrant for his arrest, Gregory Cinicolo, 62, of Newtown came the police station about 7:45 pm on June 19 and was charged with five indivi...Read Full Article
Anthony J. Corcella, challenging, DOC, Garner Correctional Institution, high-security facility, male prisoners, mental health inmates, safety, security, unpredictability, Warden
Although he has worked for the state Department of Correction (DOC) for more than 20 years, the stark steel and concrete confines of the sprawling Garner Correctional Institution at 50 Nunnawauk Road ...Read Full Article
Audrey Botta, Dr Rodrigue, Lorrie Rodrigue, Moving Up, Newtown Middle School, NMS, Thomas Einhorn, William Brock, William Connors
“This is a positive and pivotal moment for all of you,” said Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue. Tuesday evening, June 19, she addressed the Newtown Middle School students who will begin...Read Full Article
Action Together Connecticut, Action Together CT, immigrant parent-child separation, immigration policies, immigration policy, Jim Allyn
This report was modified at 11 am on June 22 to remove an incorrect reference. It was further modified at 4 pm June 22 to include new information regarding Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty.
Local musici...Read Full Article
2018-19 school year, Board of Education, school calendar, Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue
The Board of Education held off voting on potential changes to the 2018-19 school calendar at its meeting on June 20 to further look at proposals presented by the superintendent.
The 2018-19 school...Read Full Article