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  • Newtown Bee Candidates Forum

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    October 19, 2017, Thursday
    Candidates, Capeci, Clure, Crick Owen, First Selectman, forum, Newtown Bee, Rodgers, Rosenthal, Selectman

    The Newtown Bee is pleased to host the annual Town Hall Candidates Forum, Tuesday, October 24, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, in the Edmond Town Hall Theatre, 45 Main Street. The public is invited to meet a...Read Full Article

  • Police Reports: October 2-17

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    October 19, 2017, Thursday
    Newtown Police, police reports, state police

    Side Swiped Troopers were called to the area of I-84 westbound prior to Exit 11 at about 8:29 pm on October 17 following a reported collision. Upon arrival, it was reported that a 2012 Toyota Tacoma ...Read Full Article

  • Sandy Hook Memorial Moved To Bristol

    Shannon Hicks
    Latest News
    October 19, 2017, Thursday
    ECCT, Rock of Angels, Rock of Angels moving, The Episcopal Church of Connecticut

    Rock of Angels, the stone monument behind St John’s Episcopal Church, has been moved. The monument honoring those killed on 12/14 was relocated on Wednesday from Sandy Hook to a therapeutic horse fa...Read Full Article

  • Design Submissions Sought; Digital Tours To Come

    Alissa Silber
    Latest News
    October 19, 2017, Thursday
    Accepting Designs, Digital Tours, Kyle Lyddy, Mandatory Site Walks, Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission

    The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission (SHPMC) met on Thursday, October 12, at 7:30 pm, at the Newtown Municipal Center to review how the registration and the intent to submit a design phase is ...Read Full Article

  • Newtown Man Charged In Fatal Summer Boating Collision

    John Voket
    Latest News
    October 18, 2017, Wednesday
    DEEP, ENCON Police, Mark Rudzinski, Randall Pineau

    A 55-year old Newtown man has been arrested by Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) Environmental Conservation (EnCon) Police on charges related to a fatal boating collision on Lak...Read Full Article

  • Madden Sentenced On Sex Crime Convictions

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    October 16, 2017, Monday
    Cheshire Correctional Institution, felony convictions, Madden, Post, prison term, prisoner, Sabrina's Encore Productions, sexual contact

    Matthew Madden, 24, formerly of Newtown and New York City, was serving time as a prisoner on Wednesday, October 11, at Cheshire Correctional Institution in Cheshire, having been sentenced on September...Read Full Article

  • Rock Of Angels To Be Relocated This Week

    Shannon Hicks
    Latest News
    October 16, 2017, Monday
    12/14, 12/14 permanent memorial, Episcopal Church in Connecticut, Episcopal Church of Connecticut, Richard Gray, Rock of Angels, Rock of Angels moving, Rock of Angels relocation, St John's Episcopal Church

    Rock of Angels, the stone monument in the small field behind St John’s Episcopal Church, is going on another road trip. The memorial honoring those killed on 12/14 at Sandy Hook Elementary School...Read Full Article

  • P&Z Hearings Slated On Animal Sanctuary Proposal

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    October 16, 2017, Monday
    agricultural site, animal sanctuary, ASDD, Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation, Inland Wetlands Commission, M-5, P&Z, site development plan, zoning regulations

    The Planning and Zoning Commission (P&Z) is scheduled to conduct three public hearings in connection with a nonprofit group’s proposal to create an animal sanctuary at a 34-acre site off Old Far...Read Full Article

  • Halloween Fire Safety Tips Offered

    The Newtown Bee
    Latest News
    October 15, 2017, Sunday
    fire marshal, Frampton, Halloween, National Fire Prevention Association, safety tips, trick -or-treating

    Fire Marshal Rich Frampton is offering the public some Halloween fire safety tips to make trick-or-treating safe for those who participate on Halloween, Tuesday, October 31. The National Fire Preventi...Read Full Article

  • P&Z Opts Out Of ‘Granny Pod’ Zoning

    Andrew Gorosko
    Latest News
    October 14, 2017, Saturday
    Benson, Cox, enforcement, granny pods, housing options, land use rules, Legislative Council, Mitchell, opt out, Planning and Zoning, zoning compliance issues

    After review of a new state law that automatically adds to municipal zoning regulations provisions that allow municipalities to regulate temporary health care structures, also known as “granny pods,...Read Full Article