Head O’ Meadow administrative assistant Toni Baranowski, who lives in Southbury, has been a wildlife rehabilitator for roughly 32 years and there is something she strongly wants people to know this ...Read Full Article
Newtown High School has scheduled “Parent Workshop” for Monday, April 24, at 7 pm, in the room B150 at the school, 12 Berkshire Road.
The evening is for parents of ninth, tenth, and eleventh gr...Read Full Article
after school, art show, Heroes and Villains, Housatonic Valley Waldorf School
Housatonic Valley Waldorf School held an art show for its “Heroes and Villains” after school art class on Monday, April 10. More than 20 local third to eighth grade students participated in the cl...Read Full Article
Labelle, Newtown Senior Center, Reilly, Senior Recognition Day, Wadleigh
Newtown’s Dorthea Labelle, Genevieve Reilly, and Barbara Wadleigh have made a lot of contributions to their community throughout the years. The trio of 90-plus-year-old women were honored as part of...Read Full Article
eighth grade projects, Housatonic Valley Waldorf School, Marleen De Grande
Housatonic Valley Waldorf School eighth grade students are tasked each year with choosing and executing a yearlong project. This year’s class, under the guidance of teacher Marleen De Grande, comple...Read Full Article
Actress, singer, author, and native Newtowner Jenna von Oy wants everybody to know if they looked at her new book’s cover before reading this preview that her little one is not mouthing a dirty toil...Read Full Article
DEANSBORO, N.Y. — A record-breaking 1,000 runners, spectators, and volunteers are preparing for the 5th annual Daniel Barden Mudfest presented by Pepsico. The event, which has been coined “The Boi...Read Full Article
National Poetry Month, NCAC Scholarship Program, Newtown Cultural Arts Commission, Risk A Verse, Schwartz, Van Buskirk
Newtown Cultural Arts Commission (NCAC) will present the second annual “Risk A Verse” poetry event on Sunday, April 23, from 2 to 4 pm.
April is National Poetry Month, a monthlong celebration o...Read Full Article
Newtown has been designated a Best Communities for Music Education by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Roughly four perc...Read Full Article
Occupation: I’m a stay at home mom, and I am PTA president at Middle Gate School. This is my second year as president. I was the secretary before that for a year. It is really great, because I get t...Read Full Article