In a May 24 interview with The Newtown Bee, First Selectman Pat Llodra announced that she will not be seeking a fifth term come November.
Mrs Llodra, who was first elected in a four-way race for the ...Read Full Article
The town’s perennial “rite of summer” has occurred, with the Main Street flagpole again flying its “summer flag,” a symbol that amplifies the patriotic message of the smaller “winter flag,...Read Full Article
FAITH Food Pantry, Grand Marshal Lee Paulsen, New Organizing Committee, Newtown Labor Day Parade
As leadership ramps up its work preparing for the Newtown’s 56th Labor Day Parade, both a group of new organizers and its 2017 Grand Marshal Lee Paulsen were thankful.
Ms Paulson, who heads up th...Read Full Article
A ceremonial groundbreaking attended by most of Newtown’s legislative delegation was held May 8 in anticipation of a new gateway image for the Fairfield Hills campus.
Arranged and hosted by Newto...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, May 11: 1:32 pm, vehicle fire, 48 Ta...Read Full Article
Hilario's Service Center, IWC public hearing, Postponed
An Inland Wetlands Commission (IWC) public hearing on Hilario’s Service Center’s proposal to expand its heavy-wrecker business on Mt Pleasant Road in Hawleyville, which had been scheduled to resum...Read Full Article
At about 7:33 am on May 17, during the morning rush period, motorist Joseph Santacroce, 35, of Newtown was driving a 2013 Nissan Rogue SUV northward on South Main Street, as motorist...Read Full Article
driving under the influence, DUI, Hook & Ladder Fire Company, Jason Marshall, Jeffrey Oetjen, Ji Tang, Laura Carson, Megan Sonne, Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps, offset head-on collision, South Main Street accident, two-vehicle head-on collision, Xiaofeng Chen
A two-vehicle offset head-on collision involving a truck and a SUV on the night of Thursday, May 11, sent several people to the hospital for treatment of injuries, and also closed a section of South M...Read Full Article
Borough Zoning Commission, BZC Chairman Douglas Nelson, church closings, churches closing, Edmond Town Hall, Edmond Town Hall uses, Rev Dr Jennifer Montgomery, Reverend Doctor Jennifer G. Montgomery, Trinity Church, Trinity Episcopal Church
According to an audio recording of the May 10 Borough Zoning Commission (BZC) meeting, BZC members are considering suggestions made at that session, which the BZC held to solicit ideas on possible fut...Read Full Article
96 Toddy Hill Road, Bridgeport Roman Catholic Diocesan Corporation, cluster housing, Larry Edwards, open space conservation development, open space conservation development subdivision regulations, OSCS subdivision regulations, R-2 zone, Sherman Woods, The Preserve at Newtown, Toddy Hill Road subdivision, Turkey Ridge, Viade Development LLC
The town has received for regulatory review Turkey Ridge, which is a proposed 11-lot subdivision of single-family houses at a 28.5-acre parcel at 96 Toddy Hill Road.
The undeveloped, wooded, sloping ...Read Full Article