12/14 memorial at High Meadow, Fairfield Hills, High Meadow, SHPMC, Stantec Consulting Services
Among six scheduled New Business agenda items for the Monday, May 2, Board of Selectmen meeting, Newtown First Selectman Pat Llodra, and Selectmen Herb Rosenthal and Will Rodgers spent most of the one...Read Full Article
The Board of Education approved a one-year agreement with Whitsons Culinary Group to operate the district’s food service program at its meeting on Tuesday, May 4.
Board of Education Chair Keith A...Read Full Article
NEASC, New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Newtown High School, NHS
A report has been released following a New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) announcement it has continued Newtown High School’s accreditation with the agency.
The report was re...Read Full Article
All-Star Transportation, Board of Education, BOE, TAS, Transportation Advisory Services
The Board of Education voted at its Tuesday, May 4, meeting to engage Transportation Advisory Services (TAS) to consult the district on its current transportation services.
The school board’s fin...Read Full Article
Dere Street Restaurant, NEF, Newtown Education Foundation
Newtown Education Foundation (NEF) hosted a cocktail party on Tuesday, May 3, at Dere Street Restaurant, 33 Main Street, as a fundraiser and kick-off event for this new foundation.
NEF’s mission ...Read Full Article
12/14 permanent, 12/14 permanent memorial, proposed location for permanent 12/14 memorial, SHPMC, Stantec Consulting Service
At a meeting of the Design Selection Subcommittee of the Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission (SHPMC) Tuesday afternoon, May 3, Chairman Kyle Lyddy, members Sarah Middeleer, Alan Martin, Steffan B...Read Full Article
Board Of Ethics, E-Mail Correspondence, Legal Bills
Proceedings related to two Newtown Board of Education members involved in a state Freedom of Information appeal and local ethics matter appear to have generated in excess of $25,000 in legal fees to f...Read Full Article
antique ivory, Antiques and The Arts Weekly, Arthur Liverant, ban on antique ivory, House Bill 5578, Kevin Tulimieri, Mitch Bolinsky, Rosie DeStories
HARTFORD — A broad coalition of antiques dealers, auctioneers, institutions and residents have succeeded — at least temporarily — in blocking attempts to legislate a ban on the sale and trade of...Read Full Article
2016 Connecticut Legislative Session, JP Sredzinski, Mitch Bolinsky, Senator Tony Hwang
HARTFORD — Saying “the flawed way of how the people’s business is conducted at the Connecticut State Capitol was exposed tonight,” Newtown’s state Senator Tony Hwang criticized the legislatu...Read Full Article
The radio dispatchers at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center at Town Hall South, 3 Main Street, report the following fire calls and the responders:
Thursday, April 28: 7:58 am, hazardous ma...Read Full Article