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Jeff Bustraan

DeLauro: NIH funding cut by $1.2 billion since 2010

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From a news release: NEW HAVEN — Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) today called on Congress to go back to Washington before the November election and vote for increased funding for biomedical research. She did so at a visit to Meriden’s Protein Sciences, which is working on an Ebola vaccine. Both the National Institutes of Health […] [Read More]
One of the most critically acclaimed films, "A Place in the Sun" tells the story of George Eastman (Montgomery Clift) who falls hard of wealthy socialite Angela Vickers (Elizabeth Taylor), with tragic results. Directed by George Sanders, 1951.

Milford Library stroll to recall Elizabeth Taylor

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MILFORD — The Milford Arts Council and the Milford Public Library Present a unique Stroll Event on October 12th that will celebrate Elizabeth Taylor. Beginning at 5 p.m. with film showing of “A Place in the Sun” at the center for the Arts, 40 Railroad Avenue, with introduction by celebrated Hollywood Biographer, William J. Mann. […] [Read More]
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Valley bar closing, all booze must go

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Mustang Sally’s Saloon, which opened six months ago on East Main Street in Ansonia, is closing Saturday. Owner Dennis Jordhamo, who announced the impending closing in a Facebook post Monday, told the Valley Independent Sentinel that the decision to close stemmed from not having enough customers. Jordhamo had previously tried out the country and western […] [Read More]
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WSHU celebrates 30 years with new website

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From a press release: Fairfield — For the WSHU Public Radio Group, its 30th anniversary is cause to celebrate with a dedicated website commemorating this important milestone. At the site, fans of the not-for-profit, member-supported station can learn just how far WSHU has come since its start in 1984. In addition to a short narrative, […] [Read More]
Photo Description:  Standing in front of a display of paintings that are being donated to the Flanders Auction by the artists of  the Fine Line Gallery is Lorraine Skelskey Chapin  holding her painting "West Cornwall Bridge" . To her right is Flanders Board President, Anne Westerman.

Flanders to stage Auction and Fundraising Event Oct. 18

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From a press release: From a press release: WOODBURY – Flanders will host its annual fall fundraising auction titled, “Rich Heritage, Bright Future” this year on Saturday evening, October 18th, at the Southbury Crowne Plaza Hotel. Legendary for its many diverse offerings in the silent and live auction part of the program, the event will […] [Read More]

ALERT: Pumpkins on the Pier event moved to Sunday, Oct. 5

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In anticipation of rain on Saturday, the 4th Annual Boys & Girls Club Pumpkins on the Pier event will now take place on Sunday, October 5. The time of the event remains as is: 11AM to 8:30PM     [Read More]
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Dick Cavett to speak at WSHU’s “Join the Conversation”

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From a press release: NEW HAVEN — Legendary talk show host Dick Cavett will discuss his latest book “BRIEF ENCOUNTERS: Conversations, Magic Moments, and Assorted Hijinks,” as part of WSHU Public Radio’s “Join the Conversation” author series. The event, which will be held on November 3rd, at 7 PM, at the Long Wharf Theatre in […] [Read More]
A scene from last year's Fiesta Latina.

12th Annual Fiesta Latina at the Peabody coming Sat. Oct. 11

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From a press release: NEW HAVEN — The Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History celebrates the diverse cultural traditions of the Latin American peoples on Saturday, October 11, when it hosts the 12th annual Fiesta Latina from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cultures featured, among others, include those from the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Ecuador and […] [Read More]
The Time Capsule will have something for everyone, regardless of generation.

Last call for Milford’s Time Capsule submissions

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From a press release: MILFORD – There is still time to submit entries for Milford’s 375th Time Capsule, with submissions being accepted through the first week of October. The capsule internment date is scheduled for Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 6 P.M. in front of Parsons Government Center. The rain date is October 16 at […] [Read More]
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Get to the bottom of your aching feet

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From a press release: MILFORD — Milford Hospital’s Health Matters Series will be offering a FREE program titled “Oh My Aching Feet” with Sanjay Patal, MD on Wednesday, October 15th at 6:30 p.m. Come join us in learning the causes and corrections of common foot problems and concerns. Registration is required. To register, call the […] [Read More]
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