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Finch: Ed Super Vallas will stay for years … if ed board changes behavior.

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Mayor Bill Finch kicked off his school reform listening tour Wednesday at Cesar Batalla School. A few audience members took the opportunity to praise Interim Schools Superintendent Paul Vallas, recruited in 2011 by state Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor to right the struggling Bridgeport district. Vallas wants to stay another year. The ed board is […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Things to do to prepare for the snowstorm

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There is a good chance Connecticut could get slammed with the most significant snowstorm of winter on Friday. As much as 20 inches could fall in the northeast corner of the state, forecasters say, with between 6 to 8 inches of a “wintry mix” expected along the shore. But a lot depends on what track […] [Read More]
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Milford Chamber awards mini-grants to 6 students

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Pie in the Sky” – Kellie Courville and The Milford Girl’s Volunteer Organization developed “Pie in the Sky”, a project where the girls will bake thirty apple pies for AIDS Project New Haven. The pies will be sold prior to Thanksgiving and the funds collected will be used to provide meals for AIDS patients and their families in New Haven County. [Read More]
Categories: Business, Milford