Holiday Parade announced
NEWTOWN - The 8th annual Newtown Holiday Parade will take place on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 2 p.m. The parade will begin on South State Street at the Stocking Works building and continue north on State Street, turning left onto Washington Avenue, then turning right onto Sycamore Street before ending at Durham Road (at the Green Parrot). The Newtown Business Association is the new host of the parade, which has been a family tradition for many years. More than 5,000 people are expected to come and watch the estimated 1,200 participants, which will include high school marching bands, Mummers, horse-drawn carriages, floats, antique cars, color guard, fire trucks, Santa and much, much more.