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  • Steroids, Pills Drug Ring Member Sentenced to Probation

    Andrew Gorosko
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    September 18, 2017, Monday
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    HARTFORD — Jeffrey Gentile, 35, of Ansonia, was sentenced on September 7, by US District Judge Robert N. Chatigny, to serve three years of probation plus perform 150 hours of community service, for ...Read Full Article

  • P&Z Reviews Borough ‘Landmark’ Zoning Regulations Proposal

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 18, 2017, Monday
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    Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) members have started their review of the Borough Zoning Commission’s (BZC) proposed zoning regulations concerning “landmark properties,” which are intend...Read Full Article

  • Questions Sought For October Candidates Forum

    John Voket
    Latest News
    September 18, 2017, Monday
    Bee Candidates Forum, Edmond Town Hall, October 24

    The Newtown Bee will host a debate featuring candidates for the position of first selectman, Tuesday, October 24, in the auditorium of the Edmond Town Hall. A meet and greet of candidates, with re...Read Full Article

  • Covered Horse Ring For King’s Bridge Farm Approved

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 16, 2017, Saturday
    boarding, covered ring, equestrian property, King, King's Bridge Farm, Planning & Zoning, regulations, riding, special zoning permit, training

    Following a September 7 public hearing, Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) members approved a special zoning permit for the construction of a covered horse riding ring at an equestrian property ...Read Full Article

  • Man Charged In Fatal April Crash

    John Voket
    Latest News
    September 15, 2017, Friday
    Fatal Collision, Mount Pleasant Road, Newtown Police

    Following a lengthy investigation by Newtown Officer Matthew Pirhala following an April 4 collision that resulted in a fatality, Terrelle C. Anderson, 32, of Bridgeport, was arrested and charged with ...Read Full Article

  • Planning & Zoning Reviewing Baseball Scoreboard Proposal

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 15, 2017, Friday
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    Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) members have asked that the Parks and Recreation Commission revise the design for a scoreboard that would be positioned in right-center field at Glander Field ...Read Full Article

  • Stone Bridge Preserve: Conservation Project Creates New England Cottontail Habitat

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    September 15, 2017, Friday
    Conservation Commission, DEEP, habitat, Jeremy C lark, Lisa Wahle, loggers, New England Cottontail, shrubland, Stone Bridge Preserve, Stone Bridge Trail, US Fish and Wildlife Service

    In light of its goal to provide diversity in natural habitats, the Conservation Commission on September 8 provided the public with a view of the markedly changed landscape at sections of the town’s ...Read Full Article

  • BOS Receives CIP, Approves PD Request For K9 Training

    John Voket
    Latest News
    September 15, 2017, Friday
    Board Of Selectmen, Capital Improvement Plan, Chief James Viadero, Newtown Police, Superior Tactics & K9

    The Board of Selectmen received and tentatively approved a request from Police Chief James Viadero to license the former Hook & Ladder building behind Edmond Town Hall for a regional police K9 tra...Read Full Article

  • Newtown Center For Support And Wellness Presentation For The School Board

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Latest News
    September 15, 2017, Friday
    Board of Education, CSW, Jennifer Crane, Newtown Center for Support and Wellness, school board

    Interim Superintendent of Schools Lorrie Rodrigue introduced representatives of the Newtown Center for Support and Wellness (CSW) at the September 5 Board of Education meeting, explaining they were th...Read Full Article

  • Fire Reports | August 31-September 13, 2017

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    September 14, 2017, Thursday
    fire reports

    The dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at Town Hall South, 3 Main Street, report the following fire calls and the responders: Thursday, August 31: 9:51 am, alarm, 12 Church Hi...Read Full Article