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Newtown,

town (1990 pop. 20,779), Fairfield co., SW Conn., on the Housatonic; inc. 1711. Pressure gauges, plastics, and paper and metal products are made, and dairy and fruit farms are in the area. In Dec., 2012, in an incident that horrified the nation, 26 first graders and teachers were shot and killed at a Newtown elementary school.

Newtown

a new town in central Wales, in Powys. Pop.: 10 358 (2001)
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The new school is located in a nearly one-hectare campus near the entrance of Mactan Newtown township along Mactan Circumferential Road.
However, in the past week the club has endured some severe off-thefield blows, along with tomorrow's opponents Newtown.
The warning comes after a separate case of the disease was confirmed in the nearby town of Shrewsbury earlier this month after a dog had been staying in the Newtown area.
I am certain that many of you will join me in finding private space for personal reflection as the Newtown community continues to recover from an unconscionable act of violence," said Newtown School Superintendent (http://newtown.
Substitute Chris Seargeant and Williams both fired shots at the Newtown goal midway through the first-half but Dave Jones gathered their efforts with ease.
The former head teacher opposes a decision by Durham County Council to close Newtown House, along with the remaining homes the local authority ran in the county.
To assist the families of the shooting victims in Newtown, CT, a new website has been set up for collecting donations at www.
Newtown : The schools of Newtown, which stood empty in the wake of a shooting rampage that took 26 of their own, will again ring with the sounds of students and teachers yesterday as the bucolic Connecticut town struggles to return to normal.
The funerals of Noah Pozner and Jack Pinto were held on Tuesday, the first of many memorial services the town of Newtown, Connecticut will have to hold after the massacre last week
The Lakesiders pushed for a winner after that, despite having Brown red-carded for a challenge on 75 minutes, but Newtown held firm for a valuable point.
My father was born at 2 Pendoylan Place in Newtown over the bridge from Adam Street and I was born at 74 Adam Street.
Wnuck, 87, of Newtown CT passed away Sunday, January 23, 2011 in Danbury Hospital.