Connecticut history http://wshu.org en A different kind of look at Newtown: celebrating its colorful history http://wshu.org/post/different-kind-look-newtown-celebrating-its-colorful-history <p> Newtown, Connecticut has been known for one thing since the shooting there in December. But the town has a long and colorful history, and that's what Daniel Cruson wants people to think about when they think of Newtown. He's the town historian, and the author of a new book called <a href="http://www.arcadiapublishing.com/9781467100717/Legendary-Locals-of-Newtown" target="_blank">"Legendary Locals of Newtown."</a> He spoke with WSHU's Craig LeMoult.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:45:30 +0000 Craig LeMoult 2940 at http://wshu.org A different kind of look at Newtown: celebrating its colorful history