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Robin Renner

Community Advisor

Robin is a mother of two daughters educated in Bethel Public schools and who are now in college. She is a middle school science educator, Bethel Board of Education member and avid runner. She is also a member of the Danbury, Ridgefield and Bethel Comcast Cable Commission.

Robin Renner's Contributions

  1. Award-Winning Gift Cottage Helps Make Bethel A Destination For Shoppers

    Award-Winning Gift Cottage Helps Make Bethel A Destination For Shoppers

    BETHEL, Conn. -- Hauser Chocolates occupies an entire room at the Gift Cottage in Bethel, the 25-year-old hallmark on Greenwood Avenue, where four more rooms are devoted to unique, one-of-a-kind products, including jewelry and fine merchandise.The gourmet chocolates include Boxed Truffles and Chocolate Lace in Original Dark. If you've never tasted them, stop in at the store, where ...

  2. Bethel Middle School Principal Sets High Goals In First Year On Job

    Bethel Middle School Principal Sets High Goals In First Year On Job

    BETHEL, Conn.-- Nicholas DaPonte, Bethel Middle School's new principal, said he really enjoys working with children in this age group."There is a lot of growth during these years," said DaPonte, a Monroe resident. "Between sixth and eighth grade, you really see a lot of changes in the students and see them grow up."DaPonte was appointed to the position, which was ...

  3. Hairstyles Change, But Danbury High Grad Endures After 50 Years As Barber

    Hairstyles Change, But Danbury High Grad Endures After 50 Years As Barber

    BETHEL, Conn. -- One day in 1965, 19-year-old Nicky Valluzzo got into his white Chevy Impala and drove over to Zoel's Barber Shop at 145 Greenwood Ave. in Bethel to inquire about a job -- which he got.More than 50 years later, Valluzzo is still working in the same location and is now owner of the business, which he renamed Nicky's Haircutters."I knew the owner's daughter, Doris, ...

  4. Bethel High's Newest Grads Prepare To Spread Out Across United States

    Bethel High's Newest Grads Prepare To Spread Out Across United States

    BETHEL, Conn. -- The road less traveled for a handful of recent graduates from Bethel High School extends all across the country. Unlike most of their classmates who have elected to stay within driving distance to attend colleges in New England and the mid-Atlantic states, a select few will be headed to Florida, Arizona and other points in between.“Bethel becomes a safety place,’’ said ...

  5. Bethel Man Running 22 Marathons To Grieve For 22-Week Stillborn Daughter

    Bethel Man Running 22 Marathons To Grieve For 22-Week Stillborn Daughter

    BETHEL, Conn. -- After Bethel resident Chris Longo's wife, Lynne, had a stillborn baby in her 22nd week of pregnancy, he began searching for a way to cope with all of his pain and grief.Longo, new principal of Schaghticoke Middle School in New Milford, was a competitive runner in high school and college. He also had recently returned to the sport after a 15-year hiatus. He came up with ...

  6. Gotcha! 'Pokeman Go' Players Heading For Danbury Fair Mall

    Gotcha! 'Pokeman Go' Players Heading For Danbury Fair Mall

    DANBURY, Conn. -- 14-year-old Mark Leonard of Brookfield stood facing the carousel at the Danbury Fair Mall on Tuesday afternoon, clicking on his cellphone. "There is a 'poke stop' over here," he said. Mark was playing Pokemon Go, the new Pokemon game that in just days has gone from "what's that?" to the hottest game to sweep the nation. Take a walk over to -- well, ...

  7. Cadets From Bethel High's Navy Reserve Heading For Leadership Training

    Cadets From Bethel High's Navy Reserve Heading For Leadership Training

    BETHEL, Conn. -- The Bethel High School's nationally recognized NJROTC (Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps) unit has sent four cadets and two cadet aides to the NJROTC Leadership Academy at the Naval Station in Newport, R.I. This academy consists of two weeks of physical training, training in drill, academics in the classroom and sailing training. At the end of the two weeks, ...

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