Great Pootatuck Duck Race, Newtown Hook & Ladder, Newtown Lions Club, Sandy Hook Fire & Rescue
The Newtown Lions Club hosted the annual Great Pootatuck Duck Race on Saturday, May 27, from 10 am to 2:30 pm.
Large crowds flocked to the event to purchase their $5 yellow plastic duck with the ho...Read Full Article
Occupation: I am the owner and director of The Lathrop School of Dance. When Mrs Lathrop passed away [about eight years ago] she left me the school. She had opened it after her and Mack’s vaudeville...Read Full Article
American Pride, Memorial Day, Patriotic Gifts, Richard and Marie Godfrey
Walking through the doorway of American Pride at 273 Greenwood Avenue in Bethel, it is clear that patriotism is sewn into the fabric of every design there.
American Pride’s primary service is lam...Read Full Article
We hope the bright span of white that now graces the cement wall below the Church Hill Road railroad bridge isn’t too inviting to shenanigans. Newtown artist Virginia Zimmerman and volunteers spent ...Read Full Article
With long gowns blooming as ladies spun on the dance floor Friday evening, May 12, guests at the second annual Senior Citizen Prom, “A Night In Paris,” enjoyed dinner, dancing, and more. With stud...Read Full Article
Lisa Peterson, Lisa Unleashed, Upperville Colt & Horse Show
In three weeks, from June 5 to 11, The Upperville Colt & Horse Show — billed as the oldest horse show in the United States — will begin with a variety of rarely seen classes in the beautiful V...Read Full Article
Ladies Auxiliary, Mother's Day flower sale, Paper Shredding, Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue, SHVFR
The Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue Company (SHVFR) Ladies Auxiliary held two fundraising events at the company's main station on May 13.
A Paper Shredding event was held in the back of the ...Read Full Article
Emmy Award, General Hospital, Nate Hapke, Production Associate
PASADENA, CALIF. — Former Newtown resident, filmmaker, and daytime drama production associate Nate Hapke was thrilled to be among members of General Hospital’s production staff who captured a Dayt...Read Full Article
Fairfield Hills Hospital, Foreign Soccer League, Heise-Bourdon Tube Company, Joe Grasso, Joseph Grasso, Newtown Historical Society, NHS Band Parents, NHS Band Parents organization, Otto Heise, Palestine district, Peggy Gross, Reverend James McCartan, Reverend James McCartan reinterred, The Irregular Verb To Love, The Way We Were, Thomas Dring, Town Players, Western Substance Abuse Treatment Unit
May 22, 1992
On a clear day: Earlier this week, some people in town saw black smoke in the center of town, and wondered whether there was a fire. As it turned out, the smoke was coming from Fairfield...Read Full Article
Bryna Donnelly, Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary, Jenny and Matt Hubbard, Rescue Rebuild, Zach Baker
Just as the adage goes that it takes a village to raise a child, the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation (CVHF) is proving it takes a compassionate community to make a young girl’s dream become a re...Read Full Article