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  • Newtown Public Schools Closed Wednesday

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    January 17, 2018, Wednesday
    closed, Newtown Public Schools, no school

    Due to the weather, Newtown Public Schools will be closed Wednesday, January 17. The announcement was made early Wednesday morning....Read Full Article

  • Sandy Hook Center Leakage Problem Probed

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    January 15, 2018, Monday
    Paloian, Sandy Hook Center, Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue, sewer system, water line

    Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company responded to a Sandy Hook Center incident on January 15 at midday, where a liquid was bubbling up from beneath Church Hill Road. That liquid was found in...Read Full Article

  • CT Women’s March Scheduled For January 20

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    January 15, 2018, Monday
    Anniversary event, Bushnell Park, Capitol, Connecticut chapter, Corning Fountain, CT Women's March

    On the one year anniversary of the Women’s March, the Connecticut chapter of the Women’s March will be joined by partners, artists and activists to celebrate one year of resistance and to launch t...Read Full Article

  • Abandoned Horse Back With Original Owner

    Andy Hutchison
    Latest News
    January 13, 2018, Saturday
    abandoned horse, abandoned horse Lady, abandoned horse reunited with owner, Animal Control Officer Carolee Mason, Curbside Veterinary Clinic, Dr Sherif Lawendy, Lady

    In early October, a horse believed to be abandoned was found roaming at a farm on Poverty Hollow Road. At the time, Animal Control Officer Carolee Mason and others in the Newtown horse community worke...Read Full Article

  • Council CIP Review Reveals Request For Space Coordination

    John Voket
    Latest News
    January 13, 2018, Saturday
    Capital Improvement Plan, CH Booth Library, Edmond Town Hall, Eichler's Cove, Legislative Council, Middle Gate School Roof, Parks & Recreation, pickleball

    An apparent need for some type of coordinated system under which residents and others can review, select, and reserve activity space surfaced during a special meeting of the Legislative Council, Janua...Read Full Article

  • Newly Retired Bank CEO Trentacosta Transitioning To Chair NSB Board

    John Voket
    Latest News
    January 13, 2018, Saturday
    Chairman Of The Board, John Trentacosta, Newtown Savings Bank, Retirement Celebration

    Golf is sometimes not so jokingly referred to as a game that can drive relationships apart. But on the occasion of his retirement as president and chief executive officer of Newtown Savings Bank, Joh...Read Full Article

  • Oz Griebel, Newtown’s Monte Frank Hold Local Gubernatorial Petition Event

    John Voket
    Latest News
    January 13, 2018, Saturday
    Candidate For Governor, Independent Candidates, Monte Frank, Oz Griebel, Signature Campaign

    Newtown has had its share of celebrities and newsmakers from the worlds of entertainment, medicine, science, business — even agriculture. But the community has never served as a springboard for a gu...Read Full Article

  • Connecticut State Police Release SHES After Action Report

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    January 12, 2018, Friday
    After Action Report, Connecticut State Police, recommendations, Sandy Hook Elementary School

    The Newtown Bee has received a copy of the Connecticut State Police Sandy Hook Elementary School After Action Report, January 12, regarding the tragedy of December 14, 2012, along with the following s...Read Full Article

  • P&Z Hearing Postponed On Mixed-Use Proposal 

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    January 12, 2018, Friday
    79 Church Hill Road, development, hearing, P&Z, rescheduled

    A Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) public hearing on a proposed mixed-use development for 79 Church Hill Road, near Exit 10 of Interstate 84, has been postponed. The P&Z hearing, which ...Read Full Article

  • Prank At Bank Results In Ticket To Employee

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    January 12, 2018, Friday
    Alexis Barry, creating a public disturbance, Newtown Police, Patrol Officer Matthew Hayes, Wells Fargo Bank

    Police said that a prank played by a worker at Wells Fargo Bank on the morning of Friday, January 12, resulted in them issuing an infraction ticket that carries a $103 fine to bank employee Alexis Bar...Read Full Article