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The Inland Wetlands Commission is expected to postpone its public hearing on a proposed 23-lot cluster-style residential subdivision in Dodgingtown, which initially had been scheduled for the evening of Wednesday, August 27. Town land use officials said on Tuesday that the public hearing on the proposed The Preserve at Newtown would be rescheduled ... (more)
A bloodmobile from the American Red Cross will be in the parking lot of Masonicare at Newtown, 139 Toddy Hill Road, between Routes 25 and 34. Uneasy because you've never donated before? Just go to http://www.redcrossblood.org/donating-blood/first-time-donors for more information!
Newtown, Conn.-Effective today, EverWonder will close for the fall season as it prepares its new space for an opening later in the winter.
Government workers are almost twice as likely to file reports for illnesses or injuries related to chronic conditions than workers in the private sector, according to the latest annual report to the state's Workers' Compensation Commission.
The Town of Newtown has announced road work to be done on several roads in town this week.
Every local business has a story worth sharing with the community. And that's the belief behind this new, exciting series we're kicking off at Patch - to shine the spotlight on all our favorite local businesses, and to learn a little about the ones we may not know that well.
Anyone who sets foot in a school has seen them - the kids everyone picks on. They are the ones with poor hygiene, who throw tantrums or chairs; the children who seem like too much trouble.
Any educator will tell you that the start of school comes with a whole host of excitement for us, as well as its fair share of nerves.
Having the time of their lives aboard the "Pirat" during the 2014 Bridgewater Country Fair are, back, from left to right, Katie Hawley, 11, Kartyna Hook, 13, and Elizabeth Hawley, 14, of Bridgewater.
Keeping the gun lobby at arm's length is about to get a whole lot tougher for Republican Tom Foley .
Todd Ruggere traveled to every town and city in Connecticut in this vehicle this year, in an attempt to raise a glass of beer and also raise funds toward pediatric cancer research.
Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy is making a campaign issue of his handling of the 2012 mass school shooting in Newtown, saying it's an example of his leadership in difficult times.
This circa 1910 photograph shows a view of Dodgingtown Road, Route 302, looking east of the intersection with Flat Swamp Road.
As local officials and volunteers are about to begin a "memorial sidewalk" project that will eventually link Sandy Hook School to Main Street at the flagpole, Newtown's planning agency announced it will be receiving an unanticipated grant that will underwrite additional sidewalks between Glover Avenue and Mile Hill South.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 12:36 am
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