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Jeff Bustraan

Milford Young Parent Program to host Halloween party Oct. 26

From a press release: MILFORD — The Young Parent Program will host its annual Family Halloween Event on Sunday, October 26th from 12-2 pm at the SportsCenter of Connecticut, 784 River Road, Shelton, rain or shine. Participants may play miniature golf while trick-or-treating, enjoy the batting cage, ice skating or fun bowl, or use free […] [Read More]
Categories: Holidays, Milford

Milford lists parade plans for Veterans Day

From a press release: MILFORD — The City of Milford will host our annual Veterans Day Parade on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 at 2 p.m. All units and marchers are asked to assemble at the Daniel Wasson Field parking lot at 1 p.m. This year’s Parade Grand Marshall will be Russell Edwards of the Vietnam […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Military, Veterans

Harkins critical of spending on presidential visit

John Harkins, the Republican mayor of Stratford, has released this statement: STRATFORD – Stratford Mayor John A. Harkins is voicing his opposition to using taxpayer funds to pay for President Barrack Obama’s political visit to Stratford/Bridgeport, slated for Wednesday, Oct. 15. “The fact that the taxpayers in these communities visited by the President are on […] [Read More]
Categories: Politics, Stratford

Nov. calendar of events at the Milford Public Library

November 3 – 1:00 PM – Genealogy November 3 – 6:30 PM – Hydroponic Gardening – co-sponsored by the Friends of Milford Library and the Benson-Crump Community Gardens Program November 4 – 11:00 AM – All About Apps class November 4 – 2:00 PM – Movie Tuesday – call 203-783-3292 for more information November 4 […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts , Film , Literature , Milford , Music | More

Talk Oct. 29 on witchcraft in Connecticut

From a press release: MILFORD — The Milford Public Library is pleased to announce that Cynthia Wolfe Boynton, author of Connecticut Witch Trials: the First Panic in the New World will present readings from her book on Wednesday, October 29, at 7:00 PM at the Library. Connecticut’s witch hunt was the first and most ferocious […] [Read More]

Home-buying seminar at the Milford Public Library

From a press release: Become a well informed home buyer!! Ellis Ratner and Joe Paul, agents with over 25 years of experience, will outline the steps and considerations needed to complete the transaction. This valuable seminar will provide you with the tools and knowledge to buy or sell your home. The talk will take place […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Real Estate
Photo courtesty of the Monroe Volunteer Fire Department / Kevin Catalano

Fire destroys Monroe house

An overnight fire in the Stepney section of Monroe has left a family homeless, but uninjured. Here’s what we know so far, from Monroe Volunteer Fire Department Spokesman Kevin Catalano: An overnight fire destroyed a home in the Stepney section of Monroe, but everyone made it out safely. Firefighters were called to the colonial-style home […] [Read More]
Categories: General
Enzo Boscarino

Music of Italy at the Milford Public Library

From a press release: MILFORD: Visit the Milford Public Library on Monday, October 20, at 7 p.m. for Viva Italy: A Musical Tour with Enzo Enzo Boscarino.. If you can’t get to Italy, this is the next best thing! Enjoy a ride through the Italian countryside with Enzo Boscarino, originally of Siracusa, who will serenade […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts, Milford, Music, Travel