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  • Runners Complete Annual Turkey Trot

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 23, 2017, Thursday
    5K, CH Booth Library, Newtown Turkey Trot, Zach Schwartz

    Runners filtered out of Hawley School and through the streets of Newtown before completing the 8th Annual NewtownTurkey Trot 5K, which supports the CH Booth Library, at Newtown Middle School, Thanks...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawk Football Team Stuffs Masuk’s Hopes For Unbeaten Season

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 22, 2017, Wednesday
    Bobby Pattison, Masuk, Newtown High football, Thanksgiving Eve

    Throughout the season, Masuk High School’s football team has feasted on the opposition, beating each opponent by no less than 23 points and scoring 50 or more points five times, on its way to a 9-0 ...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawks Compete In Swimming State Open

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 21, 2017, Tuesday
    Newtown High girls' swim team, State Open

    Newtown High School's girls' swimmers participated in the State Open, at Yale University in New Haven, on November 18. The Nighthawks scored 68 points to place 22nd among 54 Connecticut teams; Greenwi...Read Full Article

  • Former Newtown Standout Scores TD For Michigan

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 20, 2017, Monday
    Ben Mason, Michigan football, Newtown High football

    Former Newtown High School football standout Ben Mason in his first season at Michigan, scored his first collegiate touchdown, on a one-yard run against fifth-ranked Wisconsin, in a 24-10 road loss, o...Read Full Article

  • Turkey Trot Road Restrictions For Thanksgiving Day

    The Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 18, 2017, Saturday
    C.H. Booth Library, Newtown Turkey Trot, road restrictions

    Various roads in the center of Newtown will be impacted by the 8th annual Newtown Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk, Thursday, November 23, between the hours of 7:45 and 9 am. A temporary no parking area...Read Full Article

  • Unified Sports Provides Opportunity For Students To Grow

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 18, 2017, Saturday
    Kathy Davey, Newtown High Unified Sports

    Unified Sports offers students with special needs an opportunity to play sports in a competitive, all the while supportive, environment. It also provides the student peers, who serve as partners an...Read Full Article

  • BOE Celebrates Unified Sports Leaders

    Eliza Hallabeck
    Sports
    November 17, 2017, Friday
    Board of Education, Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue, Kathleen Davey, Newtown High School, NHS, Unified Sports

    Interim Superintendent of Schools Dr Lorrie Rodrigue announced the celebration of seven students at the November 7 Board of Education meeting, citing the students’ dedication and leadership in Newto...Read Full Article

  • Nighthawks Sign National Letters Of Intent To Play In College

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 17, 2017, Friday
    college sports, Letters of Intent, Newtown High athletes

    A trio of standout Newtown High School athletes, on November 13, signed National Letters of Intent to compete in college. Layton Harrell will play lacrosse at Stony Brook University in New York, Sa...Read Full Article

  • Western Connecticut Hockey Program Hosts Rangers Alumni Assist Game

    Newtown Bee
    Sports
    November 16, 2017, Thursday
    Danbury Ice Arena, fundraiser game, Rangers alumni, Western Connecticut Youth Hockey

    The Western Connecticut Jr Colonials Ice Hockey program will host a New York Rangers Alumni Assist game to benefit the organization in hopes of adding an all girls' team as soon as next season and f...Read Full Article

  • Online Registration For Turkey Trot Ends Nov. 18; In-Person Sessions Nov. 21-22

    Andy Hutchison
    Sports
    November 15, 2017, Wednesday
    5K, 8th Annual Newtown Turkey Trot, CH Booth Library, Turkey Trot

    The 8th Annual Newtown Turkey Trot 5K Run and Walk, to support the CH Booth Library, will take place on Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 23, beginning at 7:45 am. The race, sponsored by Newtown Sav...Read Full Article