Donna Culbert, Influenza, Newtown Health District, Seasonal Flu
The height of flu season has arrived — and more Newtown residents are feeling the aches, weakness, fever, and, in some cases, life-threatening affects of this highly contagious disease, as well as a...Read Full Article
Go Red For Women, Heart Month, Newtown Health District
From infants to centenarians, everyone in Newtown is called to “Go Red” on February 3 — an effort that just might end up saving the life of someone they love.
On that day, and in partnership wi...Read Full Article
Camp Sea Stars North, RCN, Resiliency Center of Newtown
The Resiliency Center of Newtown (RCN) is planning two open house events for its 2017 presentation of Camp Sea Stars North. This year's session will be offered August 14 to 18.
The first open h...Read Full Article
Sonographic technology initially pioneered in the late 1970s, and used since 1980 to smash-up painful or difficult kidney and gall stones, is now helping a growing number of patients of Newtown chirop...Read Full Article
12/14, 12/14 anniversary, A Place For Hope and Healing, Center for Support and Wellness, fourth anniversary of 12/14, Resiliency Center of Newtown
As the fourth anniversary of 12/14 approaches, local groups and organizations are ready to help residents.
The Resiliency Center of Newtown will be open all day on Wednesday, December 14, offering my...Read Full Article
Audrey Grove, Elaine Laydon, Lunch & Learn, Masonicare, Mindful Meditation
When the community services director at Masonicare began evaluating ideas about what local residents were looking for in terms of programming, she decided to host a class on mindful meditation Tuesda...Read Full Article
The sudden loss of 8-year-old Collin George Whitmore, who passed suddenly last February from a brain disorder known as arteriovenous malformation (AVM), was devastating for his Sandy Hook family.
But...Read Full Article
The HomeFront program is looking for residents in need of home repairs for its upcoming repair blitz in Spring 2017.
Interested homeowners must apply before December 16 to be considered for help. H...Read Full Article
FSIS, gravy recall, Heinz gravy recall, Heinz Homestyle Pork Gravy, Heinz recall, HJ Heinz Co, Nationwide Recall, recalls, US Department of Agriculture, US Department of Agriculture Food Safety and Inspection Service
WASHINGTON, D.C. – HJ Heinz Co, a Muscatine, Iowa, establishment, initiated a recall on November 19, of approximately 5,022 pounds of bistro au jus gravy product that is incorrectly labeled as pork ...Read Full Article
Foodborne Illness, Newtown Health District, Thanksgiving
Newtown Health District’s own Food Service Inspector Suzette LeBlanc knows that her own Thanksgiving table might be a potential harbor for a foodborne illness.
“It’s true,” she told The Bee...Read Full Article