Service Of Remembrance Brings Message Of Hope And Unity

Massillon LaPorte of Montreal, Canada plays his trumpet for those entering Congregation Adath Israel for a Service of Remembrance on the evening of December 14. Mr LaPorte has traveled from Montreal on December 14 for the past six years to share his music outside of churches honoring the memories of those killed on 12/14. —Bee Photos, Crevier

‘Fabulous Day’ At Senior Center’s Holiday Party

In addition to a raffle and a buffet-style lunch, guests enjoyed music and dancing during the Newtown Senior Center’s Holiday Party at Michael’s at the Grove in Bethel on December 6. —Bee Photos, Silber




Today's Events

  • Newtown Municipal Center, 3 Primrose Street  
  • Newtown Bridge Club games, 10 am, Edmond Town Hall (Alexandria Room), 45 Main Street, $10 ($8 members), club hosts ACBL-sanctioned duplicate games, play also Mondays (12:30 pm),…
  • Kevin’s Community Center Open, 1-5 pm, KCC, 25 Commerce Road, free, primary health care clinic for residents of Newtown, Bridgewater and Roxbury, age 18 and older, who are uninsured,…
  • 6-7:30 pm C.H. Booth Library (meeting room), 25 Main Street Residents invited to share ideas and/or concerns ahead of 2019 Legislative Session with State Rep Mitch Bolinsky, who was…
  • 6-9 pm (earlier by chance) Sandy Hook Volunteer Fire & Rescue main station, 18-20 Riverside Road Balsam and Fraser fir trees, also kissing balls, cemetery boxes, pine roping and…
  • 7-8:45 pm Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main Street $3 Special engagement of 2003 comedy starring Will Ferrell, James Caan, Zooey Deschanel,  et al, rated PG, continues daily to December 23…
  • 7-9 pm St Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church (Knights of Columbus Hall), 46 Church Hill Road Free Informal dinner, then video and inviting conversation in pressure-free environment…
  • Newtown Municipal Center, 3 Primrose Street

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December 2018


This Week's Poll

Do you ever resist or back away from stating your true opinion about something on Facebook because you are afraid of what your friends and others will think?

67% (4 votes)
33% (2 votes)
Total votes: 6