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Help Newtown Families in Need While Back-to-School Shopping

Help Newtown Families in Need While Back-to-School Shopping

Social Services Department needs donations to help families in need send children back to school with school supplies.
2014 Newtown Yoga Festival to Benefit Sandy Hook Promise

2014 Newtown Yoga Festival to Benefit Sandy Hook Promise

Second annual Newtown Yoga Festival is scheduled for August 23, 2014.

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Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Boy's Death a Homicide; White Deer Spotted; TV Anchor Sues Ice Rink; Ex-Southington School Board Member Arrested; Missing People Found

Also: Cops Say DNA IDs Sledgehammer Jewelry Thief; 3:45 AM Hoax Has Norwalk Cops Out in Force; Branford Firefighters Do Ice Bucket Challenge
Help Newtown Families in Need While Back-to-School Shopping

Help Newtown Families in Need While Back-to-School Shopping

Social Services Department needs donations to help families in need send children back to school with school supplies.
Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Teacher's Aide Caught With Child Porn; New Candidate in Governor's Race; Rubber Duck Derby; Medical Marijuana Dispensary Opens

Plus Ret. Marine Killed in Motorcycle Accident Sunday, Southbury Police Officers Acquiring More Body Cameras, Blood Drive Honors Late Sgt.
Happy 90th Birthday, Newtown Forest Association!

Happy 90th Birthday, Newtown Forest Association!

They are celebrating with a wine tasting event and you're invited!
Man Fakes Death to Avoid Wedding; Uncle Accused of Stabbing 1-Year-Old Niece to Death; Pregnant ALS Patient Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Man Fakes Death to Avoid Wedding; Uncle Accused of Stabbing 1-Year-Old Niece to Death; Pregnant ALS Patient Takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Plus, a handyman accused of forging a deceased woman's checks, a police officer seen on video hitting a suspect, a DUI with two kids in car.
Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Tweet Your Support of #HumanitarianHeroes on World Humanitarian Day

Today is World Humanitarian Day, a day to honor those who put their lives in danger to help people in need across the globe.
2014 Newtown Yoga Festival to Benefit Sandy Hook Promise

2014 Newtown Yoga Festival to Benefit Sandy Hook Promise

Second annual Newtown Yoga Festival is scheduled for August 23, 2014.
10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

10 Ways to Motivate Your Child to Succeed in School This Year

Do you have a child who comes home with straight C’s when you know he or she could get A’s? Then this article is for you.
5 People Rescued as Boat Sinks; Mom Leaves Son In Car While At the Bar; State Trooper Charged With DUI

5 People Rescued as Boat Sinks; Mom Leaves Son In Car While At the Bar; State Trooper Charged With DUI

CT Gov. Dannel P. Malloy takes the ALS ice bucket challenge and a Naugatuck man is charged with sexual assault.
Newtown Craft & Tag Sale to Benefit Hawleyville Fire is Sept. 14

Newtown Craft & Tag Sale to Benefit Hawleyville Fire is Sept. 14

This community fundraiser is presented by the Stony Hill 4 Corners Association.
Newtown Road Work Aug. 18-22

Newtown Road Work Aug. 18-22

Several roads will be worked on this week by the Town of Newtown.
Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Autumn in August: How to Get Starbucks' Pumpkin Spice Latte Early

Some intrepid folks will be able to enjoy autumn in August with Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Latte. Here’s how you can participate.
Newtown Coach: No Matter What Happens in Life You Can #StandTall

Newtown Coach: No Matter What Happens in Life You Can #StandTall

Patch and When the Game Stands Tall are asking about the people who inspired you.
CT Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

CT Scouts Invite Boys to Build an Adventure

'Joining Night' will be held Sept. 10.
Stand-Up Comedy Tonight at Newtown's Little Theatre

Stand-Up Comedy Tonight at Newtown's Little Theatre

Show starts at 8:00 p.m. Sunday evening and is a benefit for the theatre.
CT Climate Could Change Drastically in Our Lifetime

CT Climate Could Change Drastically in Our Lifetime

Connecticut law mandates emissions be reduced to 10 percent below 1990 levels by 2020 and 80 percent below 2001 levels by 2050.
Dead Baby Found in Trash Can in CT; Children Left In Car; Two Youths Arrested For Painting Swastikas

Dead Baby Found in Trash Can in CT; Children Left In Car; Two Youths Arrested For Painting Swastikas

Bret Michaels entertains 50,000 people in Milford and an amazing and inspiration young East Haven singer.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Wow House: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas List Bedford Estate

Couple lists Bedford estate after reconciling. Zeta-Jones stayed in home after separation from Douglas last year.
The Best of the Connecticut Wow Houses

The Best of the Connecticut Wow Houses

Check out some of the most interesting ‘wow’ houses on the market in Connecticut towns.