American Heart Association, Garrett Golisano DDS, Infective Endocarditis, National Heart Month, Newtown VNA
There is a difficult to attribute quote most often uttered by folks who are a bit obsessive about their dental health that goes something like: “Death comes through the gums.”
It is a cryptic ref...Read Full Article
Case Manager Darryl Might, Empower Together, My Place CT, Newtown Youth & Family Services, NYFS
If you have a concern that a beloved senior relative, neighbor, or friend may be the victim of theft, elder abuse, or is someone who just hopes to age in place at home as they grow older, Newtown Yout...Read Full Article
Newtown Parent Connection, Newtown Parent Connection spring gala
SOUTHBURY — The Newtown Parent Connection (NPC) is hosting its Hollywood Spring Gala on April 7 at The Wyndham Southbury, 1284 Strongtown Road (Route 188).
The nonprofit will be rolling out the red...Read Full Article
Newtown Center for Support and Wellness, Newtown Youth & Family Services, Parkland school shooting, The Resiliency Center of Newtown
Residents who are having any difficulty coping with the news that 17 people were killed on February 14 in a shooting at a high school in Parkland, Fla., are reminded that Newtown has a number of locat...Read Full Article
American Lung Association of Connecticut, Connecticut Legislature, Ruth Canovi, State Of Tobacco Control
EAST HARTFORD — The American Lung Association’s 2018 “State of Tobacco Control” shows Connecticut, once again, earned less than satisfactory grades on its tobacco policies.
The 16th annual re...Read Full Article
Danbury VNA, Donna Culbert, Flu Shot Clinic, Influenza Outbreak, Newtown Health District
In an effort to protect the public’s health and reduce the spread of the influenza (flu) virus that has heavily affected Connecticut, the State Department of Public Health has asked the Newtown Heal...Read Full Article
Anna Wiedemann, Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman, Mae Schmidle, Nancy Wyman, Visiting Nurse Association of Newtown, VNA Newtown, VNA Newtown 100th anniversary
Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman visited Newtown Thursday morning, driving from Tolland to spend just a few minutes with the members of the local Visiting Nurse Association chapter.
VNA-Newtown is o...Read Full Article
Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement, Quinnipiac School of Education, Richard Blumenthal, Scarlett Lewis, Social Emotional Learning Awareness Week
The State of Connecticut proclaimed February 7 to 14, 2018, Social Emotional Learning Awareness Week, a Jesse Lewis Choose Love Movement initiative to celebrate and promote the benefits of SEL.
Qui...Read Full Article
acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Akron Children's Hospital, Childhood Cancer, leukemia, Matt Tullis, Matthew R. Tullis, memoir, Running With Ghosts
After crafting essays and even his MFA thesis around his battle with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Matt Tullis wrote a memoir that shares his story, and epilogues of a few others who lost their ...Read Full Article
Foodborne Illness, Newtown Health District, Super Bowl Party, Suzette LeBlanc, USDA
Local health officials know there’s nothing like the excitement and camaraderie of a Super Bowl party, whether it involves dozens of your closest friends, or just a handful of family members. But co...Read Full Article