Contact Us
Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown

Menu

Newtown Daily Voice serves Bethel & Newtown

Nearby Towns

Neighbors

Fairfield Native Explores The Complexity Of Addiction In New Indie Film

Fairfield Native Explores The Complexity Of Addiction In New Indie Film

STAMFORD, Conn. -- Jonathan D’Ambrosio could have never imagined, when he was back at Fairfield High School, that he'd be where he is today: The filmmaker behind a new award-winning movie called "The Frogmarch."

At the time, the Fairfield native was a high school dropout, and later, a dr...

Read More
Neighbors

Westport Singer Takes Residents On Journey With One-Woman Show

Westport Singer Takes Residents On Journey With One-Woman Show

WESTPORT, Conn. -- By day, you'll find Kimberly Wilson overseeing administrative duties at an office job in Ridgefield but by night -- and when she's booked -- the Westport resident embod...

Read More
Neighbors

Coach, Teammate Remember Former Weston Runner

Coach, Teammate Remember Former Weston Runner

WESTON, Conn. — David Stankiewicz was one of the most decorated track and field athletes to run for Weston High School. Remembrances from coaches and teammates paint him as an even better...

Read More
Neighbors

'Gem' Of An Idea: Darien Entrepreneur Starts Online Jewelry Hub

'Gem' Of An Idea: Darien Entrepreneur Starts Online Jewelry Hub

DARIEN, Conn. --  Looking for a unique gift for either yourself or a friend and overwhelmed by Etsy? Darien resident Sue Haxager Kunze, owner of VisibleInterest.com, may have your solutio...

Read More
Neighbors

Weston Mother/Daughter Duo Work To Change The Way The World Sees Women

Weston Mother/Daughter Duo Work To Change The Way The World Sees Women

WESTON, Conn. --  Weston resident Marilyn Fezza is all about creating a social movement for college-age women.  To that end, she and her 25-year-old daughter, Marisa, created The 7Sisters...

Read More
Neighbors

New Chimes At Bethel Church Pay Musical Tributes To Those With Addiction

New Chimes At Bethel Church Pay Musical Tributes To Those With Addiction

BETHEL, Conn. — Every hour on the hour, a beautiful sound can be heard coming from the United Methodist Church in Bethel — it's the sound of the newly installed chimes in the bell tower. ...

Read More
Neighbors

Newtown Family Follows Yellow Brick Road To Win Fairy Tale Trip On 'Today'

Newtown Family Follows Yellow Brick Road To Win Fairy Tale Trip On 'Today'

NEWTOWN, Conn. -- A Newtown family won a contest on the “Today” television show to take a dream trip to Scotland. Cara Hughes and her family were named the winners of the contest on Frida...

Read More
Neighbors

Weston Chocolatier Braves The Shave For St. Baldrick's Westport Event

Weston Chocolatier Braves The Shave For St. Baldrick's Westport Event

WESTON, Conn. -- Weston resident Aarti Khosla calls herself the "Procrastination Queen." But on Sunday, March 26 she'll join other brave souls for the St. Baldrick's event at the Westport...

Read More
Neighbors

Shelton Student Photographer: 'I’m Scared Of The iPhone Camera'

Shelton Student Photographer: 'I’m Scared Of The iPhone Camera'

SHELTON, Conn. -- How many college students are intimidated by an iPhone? Turns out there's at least one in Shelton. "I'm scared of the iPhone," said David Pisciotta, whose photography by...

Read More
Neighbors

Stamford Company On The Move To Help End Growing Problem Of Hunger

Stamford Company On The Move To Help End Growing Problem Of Hunger

STAMFORD, Conn. -- The need for emergency food has doubled in volume in the past five years, according to The Food Bank of Lower Fairfield County. A Stamford moving company, in partnershi...

Read More
Neighbors

Paralyzed Easton Teen Hopeful As He Heads To Panama For Stem Cell Treatment

Paralyzed Easton Teen Hopeful As He Heads To Panama For Stem Cell Treatment

EASTON, Conn. -- A date has finally been set. After months of planning, Zach Standen of Easton — a 17-year-old who became paralyzed from the waist down after a car accident last summer — ...

Read More
Neighbors

Community Leader Seeking A Second Act For The Fairfield Community Theatre

Community Leader Seeking A Second Act For The Fairfield Community Theatre

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Keith Rhodes would like to take his two small children to a Saturday afternoon matinee in downtown Fairfield. There’s a perfect venue available, but Rhodes feels the to...

Read More
Neighbors

Local Chef Receives James Beard Award For Work With Bridgeport Nonprofit

Local Chef Receives James Beard Award For Work With Bridgeport Nonprofit

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The New York City-based James Beard Foundation, which bestow's the nation's highest culinary honors, has named Michel Nischan, the founder, president and CEO of Wholes...

Read More

Welcome to

Newtown Daily Voice!

Serves Bethel & Newtown

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.