Boys’ Lacrosse Team Wins As Tucker Garrity Sets Record For Assists

Tucker Garrity takes a shot on goal during Newtown's 16-3 win over Masuk of Monroe on April 23. Garrity set the program's record for assists two games earlier and added to it with seven assists against Masuk. (Bee Photo, Hutchison)

Voters Sour On Pickleball, Sweet On Budgets, Roads, School Projects

Board of Education Chairman Michelle Embree Ku, left, and board Vice Chair Rebecca Harriman-Stites, right, speak with Legislative Councilman Dan Honan, all reacting happily to news Tuesday evening that voters supported both the town and education budgets, along with several school and town bonding authorizations. (Bee Photo, Bobowick)

Team 26 Sets Course For New Destination: Pittsburgh

Newtown’s Team 26 cyclers will ride again this year, albeit to a new destination: the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, Penn., where on October 27, 2018, a lone gunman killed 11 people and injured seven others. The riders will depart from Trinity Episcopal Church on Friday, April 26, following an 8 am nondenominational service and speaking program. The public is invited to attend, according to ride organizer and Sandy Hook resident Monte Frank. 




Today's Events

  • Newtown Senior Center, 14 Riverside Road Free Members will be competing in categories of Flowers, Open Digital, Open Color and Open Monochrome, nonmembers welcome to view entries and…
  • Newtown Municipal Center (Council Chamber), 3 Primrose Street agenda posted
  • 8-8:45 am Trinity Episcopal Church, 36 Main Street, community invited to join team of local bicyclers departing for Tree of Life synagogue on ride of peace, hope and love, this year…

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April 2019


This Week's Poll

Would you rather have to sit all day or stand all day?

50% (2 votes)
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Total votes: 4