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  • Jr NAA To Host A Protest At NSSF Headquarters

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    April 26, 2018, Thursday
    #NoNRAMoney, #NoRA, #Rally4Reform, Jr NAA, Junior Newtown Actional Alliance, Natioanl Shooting Sports Foundation, National Rifle Association, NRA, NSSF, protest, Rally 4 Reform

    The Junior Newtown Action Alliance (Jr NAA) announced it plans to host a protest on Saturday, May 5, from 3 pm to 4:30 pm, at the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), 11 Mile Hill Road, while t...Read Full Article

  • Nationwide Manhunt Issued For Man Accused Of Killing Maine Sheriff’s Deputy

    The Associated Press
    Latest News
    April 25, 2018, Wednesday
    Eugene Cole, John Williams, manhunt, nationwide manhunt, Sheriff's Deputy Eugene Cole

    This photo released by Maine State Police shows John Williams of Madison, Maine, who is being sought in connection with the shooting of a Somerset County sheriff’s deputy very early Wednesday mo...Read Full Article

  • School And Town Budgets, Bonding Requests All Pass

    Kendra Bobowick & John Voket
    Latest News
    April 24, 2018, Tuesday
    2018 Budget Referendum, Middle Gate Roof, Newtown Middle School, Road Repair Bonding

    Despite the fact that fewer than two out of every ten qualified residents bothered to come out to the polls on April 24, the local municipal and school budgets, as well as two bonding authorizations, ...Read Full Article

  • Pair Arrested In Pizzeria Burglary Incident

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    April 24, 2018, Tuesday
    Blackman, burglary, Carminuccio's Pizza, motor vehicle violation, Rubino

    On Monday, April 23, a Brookfield woman and a New Fairfield man pleaded not guilty at their court arraignments on multiple criminal charges against them in connection with a burglary late the night be...Read Full Article

  • Increased Wastewater Pumping Capacity Needed At Sewage Pump Station In Sandy Hook Center

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    5A Glen Road, Fuss & O'Neill Inc, Glen Road sewage pump station, Public Works Director Fred Hurley, Sandy Hook Center pump station, sewage pump station

    The sewage pump station located at 5-A Glen Road in Sandy Hook Center needs expanded wastewater pumping capacity, Fred Hurley, town Public Works director, told Water & Sewer Authority (WSA) member...Read Full Article

  • Selectmen Discuss Curbing, Gallery Liquor Sales At Latest Meeting

    John Voket
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    Board Of Selectmen, Curbing Replacement, First Selectman Jeff Capeci, Kyle Lyddy, Municipal Gallery, Permanent Memorial Commission, Selectman Jeff Capeci, Selectman Maureen Crick Owen

    The Board of Selectmen moved deftly through a busy agenda during a regular meeting April 16, discussing issues involving NYA Sport & Fitness, the Permanent Memorial Commission, the Cultural Arts C...Read Full Article

  • Fundraiser Supports Couple After House Fire On Great Quarter Road

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    fundraiser, gofundme, Great Quarter Road, house fire, Kim Sabatino

    One Sandy Hook couple is reaching out to the community after a fire in March left their home uninhabitable. In a post on Facebook group Newtown Neighbors Unite earlier this month, the message begins:...Read Full Article

  • Rabbi Shaul Praver Entering 5th District Race

    John Voket
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    5th US Congressional Race, Democrat, Elizabeth Esty, Newtown Interfaith Council, Rabbi Shaul Praver

    Rabbi Shaul Praver, who spent 13 years as spiritual leader of Newtown’s Congregation Adath Israel and played a key role on the Newtown Interfaith Council, has decided to enter the race for the 5th U...Read Full Article

  • Layers Of Conflict, Lawsuit Result In Suspension Of LOF Discussion

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    ADA Compliance, Adaptive Ski Club, cease and desist, joel zeisler, Leaps Of Faith

    Town paperwork referring to any mention of the LOF Adaptive Skiers programs is piling up — from e-mails and letters addressed to First Selectman Dan Rosenthal, to recent Americans with Disabilities ...Read Full Article

  • LOF Adaptive Skiers Still Seeking Events Location

    Kendra Bobowick
    Latest News
    April 21, 2018, Saturday
    First Selectman Dan Rosenthal, George Benson, Housatonic Drive, Leaps Of Faith, LOF, Walnut Tree Hill, Zeisler

    Last fall’s struggle to find a suitable lakeside location for the Sandy Hook-based LOF Adaptive Skiers continues this season, even though First Selectman Dan Rosenthal feels “conversation” this ...Read Full Article