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Dozens of area residents dropped by the Aldi's food market on Newtown Road Friday with the hopes of landing a new job that promises above-average wages for the industry and full benefits.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
New York Post
ESPN anchor sues ice rink over off-ice injury caused by kids
ESPN anchor Linda Cohn speaks on stage at the Paley Prize Gala honoring ESPN's 35th anniversary presented by Roc Nation Sports on May 28. A popular ESPN sportscaster wants an upstate ice arena put in the penalty box because a bunch of rowdy kids pushed a heavy coin machine on top of her before an event there - leaving her with a gash that took 25 ... (more)
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Danbury High's class of '64 to reunite
Danbury High School class of 1964 members, from left, Michael Stein, of Danbury, Alan Mattei, of Southbury, Ted Lucas, of Danbury, Shirley and Terry Rodrigues, of Brookfield, Vin Iovino, of Southbury, and Phyllis Scarpone, of New Milford, pose outside of Western Connecticut State University's White Hall in Danbury, Conn.
DHS class of 1964 50th reunion planned
The boys grew their hair long, the girls sported bell-bottoms, and everyone tuned in to watch the Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show.
Watching the planes come and go, fork in
Eileen Fischer: I know you think an exciting day for me as a child was watching the local streetcars go by.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Newtown Bee
Wedding Bells Chime Twice For Roberts Family
Chris Roberts, left, stands with his parents Jeane and Skip Roberts and bride Laura Garcia-Dore at the altar of the Newtown Meeting House, Sunday, August 10. Mr Roberts and Ms Garcia-Dore were joined in marriage in a ceremony that immediately proceeded that of his niece Carolyn Roberts and her fianc Rob Poit.
The Newtown Bee
The Artificial Jungle' Opens September 5 At Town Players
The Town Players will present a comedic spoof of film noir classics as its next production, opening September 5 at The Little Theatre.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Newtown High principal ready to lead at 'home'
Dr. Lorrie Rodrigue is the new principal of Newtown High School, in Newtown, Conn.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Despite cost, cruel to move Southbury residents
I write in reply to the editorial, "Time to close Southbury Training School," . I feel the facility should remain open until the current occupants pass on, which is still the current plan.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Macdaddy of all meals in Monroe
Cook Leo Tornez squirts barbeque sauce on top of a pulled pork mac and cheese dish at Macdaddy's Macaroni & Cheese Bar in Monroe, Conn.
Guilty plea stems from 4-state bank robbery spree
A Connecticut man has pleaded guilty in Westchester County to seven bank robberies over a 10-month period in four states.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
the Artificial Jungle to Open 9/5 at Town Players
Summer may be ending, but Town Players keeps the mood light and fun with its production THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE by Charles Ludlam , opening September 5. A zany, comedic spoof of film noir classics such as "The Postman Always Rings Twice" and "Double Indemnity," THE ARTIFICIAL JUNGLE focuses on bored, beautiful housewife Roxanne Nurdiger , who is ... (more)
Time to close Southbury Training School
The Southbury Training School was built in the 1930s as a home for people who were then known as mentally retarded.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Wall Street Journal
In Connecticut, Views of the Paddock and Ring
SOUTHBURY, Conn.-The old Westenhook Farm raised hundreds of prized English quarter horses on a hillside here in a time when the town was a rural place of dairy farms, summer houses and estates.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Manchester PZC Approves Residential Uses In Business Zone
The planning and zoning commission has approved a regulation change that would allow the new owner of a former mill on the Manchester Green to convert part of the building into apartments.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Newtown Bee
Snapshot: Sam Moore
Occupation: I'm a web developer. My company is Resonetrics, LLC, here in town. My best client is a business whose website is critical to business - e-commerce, community building, blogs driven by advertising, and that kind of thing.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Motorist claims to be sovereign citizen
Southbury police then discovered he was driving without a license or insurance, and his vehicle was not registered.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Newtown Bee
Brick By Brick, Builder Remembers Growth Of Newtown's Queen Street Area
Nunnawauk Meadows resident George William Wheeler, 95, and his daughter, Linda Wheeler, share tales of his hand in recreating the center of Newtown in the 1950s and 1960s.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
A conference call between the mayors of some of Connecticut's largest cities, including Bridgeport's Mayor Bill Finch, didn't resolve the issue on how they can help the flow of unaccompanied migrant children crossing the U.S. border.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
A Blind Dog Ignites Feud Between Southbury Officials
It's clear First Selectman Edward Edelson and Assistant Animal Control Officer Martha Stevens don't see eye-to-eye , and now a blind diabetic dog named Jack has ignited bad feelings between the two individuals.