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  1. Sandy Hook Promise Releases Newest Public Service AnnouncementRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    This year has been the worst on record for violence in schools, with the highest incidents of K-12 school shootings since 1970, when records on school shootings begin, according to research published by the Center for Homeland Defense and Security, in partnership with and sponsored by FEMA. As 2018 comes to a close, there have been 94 school shooting incidents across America, including Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., and Santa Fe High School in Texas.

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  2. Girls' Cagers Plan To Utilize Deep Roster By Pushing The TempoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Newtown Bee

    Cyleigh Wilson dribbles away from pressure from visiting Simsbury during a December 3 preseason scrimmage. Teammates Amy Sapenter, left, and Jackie Matthews join the play.

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  3. Holiday Weekend Event: Sing-Alongs With Familiar Faces At Kids TeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | The Newtown Bee

    Pictured from left is 4-year-old Madeline Rubino with her grandmother, Barbara Selvaggi; 2-year-old sister, Riley Rubino; and mom, Laura Rubino, who were all eager to sing-along with Mrs Claus at the Kid's Tea on December 2. -Bee Photos, Silber Pictured from left is 4-year-old Madeline Rubino with her grandmother, Barbara Selvaggi; 2-year-old sister, Riley Rubino; and mom, Laura Rubino, who were all eager to sing-along with Mrs Claus at the Kid's Tea on December 2. -Bee Photos, Silber Mrs Claus was accompanied on stage in the Alexandria Room during the Kids' Tea by her friends Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Snoopy from the Peanuts gang, and the Grinch.

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  4. Boys' Swim And Dive Looks To Overcome Graduation Losses And Set RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | The Newtown Bee

    Colby Delia swims the butterfly in preseason drills. David Brestovansky and the Nighthawk skaters hit the ice looking to contend for conference and state titles.

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  5. Steven Vournazos, left, and Sean Gordon tangle on the mat during preseason.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Newtown Bee

    With three-time South-West Conference champion New Milford having been hit hard by graduation, the wrestling title could be for the taking among several strong squads, Newtown Coach Ron Chivinski believes. "I think a lot of teams are waiting to see if they can make a move.

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  6. Hockey Team Lined Up To Renew Acquaintances With Division III Foes In PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | The Newtown Bee

    Andrew Gardner, left, and Jack Stanton chase a Milford player with the puck during action at Milford Ice Pavilion last winter. -Bee Photo, Hutchison A season after falling just short of qualifying for the Division II state playoffs , and following the graduation of a half dozen skaters, Newtown High School's hockey team will compete at the D-III ranks this winter.

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  7. Girls' Hockey Players Join Forces With Masuk, Barlow, And Lauralton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Newtown Bee

    Catie Gregory moves the puck during a game last winter. Gregory is one of four Newtown players on the Masuk-led team.

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  8. Tree Lightings Foster Community And Holiday SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Newtown Bee

    Two trees now cast festive lights into Sandy Hook Center on December 1 at the 18th Annual Sandy Hook Tree Lighting. -Bee Photo, Bobowick Two trees now cast festive lights into Sandy Hook Center on December 1 at the 18th Annual Sandy Hook Tree Lighting.

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  9. Top of the MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Newtown Bee

    The Mars InSight lander, which launched into space in May from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, safely touched down on Mars this past Monday, November 26, sending back its first photos of the far away planet. This was NASA's first attempt at landing on Mars since the Curiosity rover landed six years ago.

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  10. Kendrick obitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | The Newtown Bee

    William Curtis "Will" Kendrick III, 62, of Sandy Hook, died peacefully December 3, at Regional Hospice in Danbury, with his beloved Holly by his side. He was born August 9, 1956 in Arcadia, Fla., son of the late Margaret Jean and William Curtis Kendrick, Jr. Mr Kendrick worked as a senior automation programmer for Environmental Controls of West Hartford.

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  11. Newtown Police Issue Alert For Missing Alabama TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Newtown Bee

    Newtown Police are seeking the public's help in locating Lilly Faye Chapman, a 15-year-old from Alabama who may have travelled from her home to meet a 17 or 18-year-old male in Newtown within the past few days. Newtown Police are seeking the public's help in locating Lilly Faye Chapman, a 15-year-old from Alabama who may have travelled from her home to meet a 17 or 18-year-old male in Newtown within the past few days.

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  12. three tree lightings this weekend reminderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Newtown Bee

    Hawleyville Volunteer Fire & Rescue members Greg Pettricione, at the top of the ladder, and Jamilyn Zapata, just below Greg, were part of a crew from the fire company that decorated the Barnabas Plaza tree on November 17. The firefighters were utilizing the fire company's new ladder truck for the public service task. The tree will be formally lit during the third of three tree lighting events planned across town this weekend.

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  13. weekend holiday events for Nov 30-Dec 2, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Newtown Bee

    Passersby may have been confused one day this week when passing by St Rose of Lima Roman Catholic Church. For those traveling east on Church Hill Road on Tuesday, an old billboard for Chip's Restaurant - well-known for multiple varieties of pancakes - was reportedly being used by construction workers to protect the church building's stained glass windows while shingles were being pulled off the roof during the current renovation and expansion project.

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  14. Police Reports | November 17-26, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | The Newtown Bee

    Police said they responded about 7 pm on November 26 to Market Place Kitchen & Bar at 32 Church Hill Road after receiving a report that an assault had occurred there. Police said their investigation determined that Lisa Burgess, 59, of Newtown had engaged in a verbal argument with a bartender and the manager.

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  15. Way we were week ending November 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Newtown Bee

    A 1999 Newtown Bee archive photo is of past First Selectman Herb Rosenthal standing near a sign announcing that year's Holiday Festival activities. With him is Kim Connolly.

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  16. Three Golden Opportunities Tag-A-Gift Locations Set UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Newtown Bee

    Golden Opportunities volunteer Karen Harris stands next to the tree in the lobby of Edmond Town Hall that has been decorated with tags identifying gift requests from residents of local eldercare facilities. The public is being invited to help fulfill holiday wishes of those residents by December 10. Golden Opportunities volunteer Karen Harris stands next to the tree in the lobby of Edmond Town Hall that has been decorated with tags identifying gift requests from residents of local eldercare facilities.

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  17. editorial Nov 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | The Newtown Bee

    We celebrate the season with immediate gratification this coming weekend, all of our senses awakened by the sights and sounds of festivities. The Ram Pasture Tree lighting brightens the meadow on Friday evening.

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  18. St Jean obitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Newtown Bee

    A loving mother, wife, and nurse, she cared for everyone around her. There was nothing more she loved than to help the ones around her, and she made everyone she touched the best version of themselves.

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  19. Toys For TotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | The Newtown Bee

    The Marine Corps Reserve's Toys For Tots program is collecting new, unwrapped toys for children and teens this holiday season.

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  20. More Than Carpooling And Laundry For This Mom: Former Gymnast Lisa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 24 | The Newtown Bee

    Lisa Shirk, an NCAA champion gymnast at the University of Pittsburgh in 1982, is an inaugural member of the university's Hall of Fame. Lisa Shirk, an NCAA champion gymnast at the University of Pittsburgh in 1982, is an inaugural member of the university's Hall of Fame.

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