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Newtown, Connecticut is located in Fairfield County. Zip codes in Newtown, CT include 06470. The median home price in Newtown is $494,900 which is roughly $175/per square foot. More Newtown information.

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38 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

Booked solid: Pequot Library sale draws book lovers -- and dealers -- from all over

Ryan Knaggs of Newtown, a former Fairfield resident and a book dealer, waits for the annual Pequot Library Book Sale to begin on opening day.

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4 hrs ago | News Times

Christian Briggs, a 2014 graduate of Manhattan College with a bachelor's degree in civil engineering, has joined The Di Salvo Engineering Group, Structural Engineers, of Ridgefield.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Our Grief Denied: The Twisted Cruelty Of Sandy Hook Hoaxers

More than a year and a half after Adam Lanza brutally murdered of 26 women and children at the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, parents and relatives of the victims still relive the terror of that fateful day along with the daily anguish and torment they suffer over the loss of their loved ones.

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Patch.com

Vandals Strike Sign That Honors Newtown Shooting Victim

Fairfield police say a sign on the Sandy Hook Memorial Playground at Penfield Beach that honors Jessica Rekos, one of the 20 first-graders killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy in Newtown, was vandalized at some point over the weekend, according to the Fairfield Citizen.

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The Newtown Bee

Cluster-Style 23-Lot Residential Subdivision Proposed

Two development firms are proposing the construction of a cluster-style residential subdivision that would hold 23 single-family house lots on a 167-acre tract.

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Fairfield Citizen-News

Investing in Metro-North Railroad infrastructure is critical to growing our local economy, creating Fairfield County jobs, and attracting and retaining the next generation of commuters.

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Connecticut Post

Plane crashes into swamp near Danbury airport

A man who crashed his single-engine plane into 10 feet of swamp water a quarter-mile south of Danbury Municipal Airport on Thursday night was able to climb out of the cockpit and onto the top the plane uninjured.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

NBC Connecticut

Newtown Man Missing for a Year

Police continue to search for a Newtown resident who disappeared almost a year ago without his cellphone, wallet, shoes or blood pressure medication.

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Connecticut Post

Connecticut's services for mentally-ill children and young adults are a maze of sometimes effective, often troubled programs that can become a nightmare for parents who try to navigate them.

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Connecticut Post

'Kaleidoscope' of color on view in Newtown

"Kaleidoscope," an exhibit featuring color, image and imagination harmoniously rendered on canvas, will open at ART in Residence, 12 Lake Road, from 1 to 6 p.m. Sun, July 27. The informal, family-friendly in-home gallery will have an ice cream bar for visitors during opening weekend.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

KOAT-TV

Firearm background checks on rise since Newtown

In recent years, gun sales have gone through the roof out of fear gun laws would drastically change, but they didn't.

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News Times

Litchfield Jazz Camp in full swing

Dylan Cortese, 14, left of Newtown, Conn., and Jerome Grant of Plainville, Conn.

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Patch.com

Newtown Players Present Fully Committed

The Newtown Town Players is happy to carry on with its summer of laughs and hilarity with a special production of Fully Committed by Becky Mode.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

NorthJersey.com

The Record: Christie on guns

GOVERNOR CHRISTIE may be learning that no matter how much traveling he does out of state, it's tough to leave New Jersey issues behind.

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Patch.com

Two More Missing Newtown Cats

Lost Cat Info From Christopher Cardelle : Missing male cat. Medium gray in color with white front paws and white hind legs.

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Video: Chris Christie Welcomed to Greenwich by Protestors

A visit from New Jersey governor Chris Christie brought protesters to the Belle Haven section of Greenwich.

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Washington Examiner

Hearing set on Maryland gun-control law

The lawsuit contends Maryland's ban on specific assault rifles and gun magazines with more than 10 rounds violates the Second Amendment.

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The Macon Telegraph

Ana Veciana-Suarez: Updated comic Archie's death a cultural barometer

Archie Andrews has died, felled by an assassin's bullet intended for a friend. Let's pause here to mourn an iconic figure of our childhood.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Patch.com

Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission Begins Process to Determine Plans for Permanent Memorial

The Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission has begun its outreach process and will be gathering information to determine plans for a permanent memorial to be created in honor of the 26 Sandy Hook victims who lost their lives in the tragedy of 12/14.

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KBOI-AM Boise

Gun Control Takes Center Stage on Chris Christie Conn. Trip

When New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie traveled to Connecticut to campaign with Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley, the issue of gun control dominated the evening.

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