Connecticut Tree Doctor Inc 17 Robin Hill Rd, Newtown, CT06470 Connecticut Tree Doctor is a Newtown-based contracting firm with an office on Robin Hill Road. The firm offers tree…More pruning, surgery, safety inspections and removal services for clients in Fairfield County. To schedule an appointment, call Connecticut Tree Doctor during regular business hours.
Castle Hill Farm 40 Sugar Ln, Newtown, CT06470 For more than three generations, Castle Hill Farm was a 100-acre dairy farm and the second largest provider of dairy…More products in Fairfield County. Owned and operated by the Paproski family, Castle Hill is now a recreational farm with fun activities for the whole family. Visit the farm in the fall to experience the four-acre pumpkin patch, hayrides around farm's pastures and a seven-acre corn maze with cornstalks that reach 10 feet tall.
Fairfield Hills was once a bustling campus that was home to a state mental institution from 1931 to 1995. During that…More time, the campus was teeming with activity from the thousands of patients and staff who lived and work there. "It had its own police and firefighting force and in many ways operated like a separate and distinct "mini-city" within Newtown," former workers said. The state eventually closed the hospital, and in 2004 Newtown bought the property.</p>
<p>The Fairfield Hills Authority was established as a municipal development agency for the property. In 2008, a local businessman built the Newtown Youth Academy, which boasts an indoor turf field and other athletic facilities for use by youth teams as well as an membership-based fitness center. Last year, the Municipal Center, which holds the offices for most town agencies, such as the Board of Education and Board of Selectmen, also opened.</p>
<p>As of 2010, the town was still wrestling with what to do with the property, particularly given the slow economy.</p>
<p>The Board of Selectmen is organizing a committee to review the master plan for Fairfield Hills.</p>
<p>In addition to buildings, many of which will eventually have to be torn down given their condition, the site features several popular walking trails.</p>
William Raveis Real Estate 14 Church Hill Rd, Newtown, CT06470 In 1974, William Raveis began his real estate company in Fairfield, Connecticut. The Newtown office opened more than…More three years ago and has grown to almost 40 agents. It sells and lists residential and commercial real estate, as well as offering mortgage and insurance services.