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"Rising Stars" drew big crowds at the Stratford Library in previous outings.  The latest will take place on June 13th.

Rising Stars event for teens at the Stratford Library June 13

From a press release: STRATFORD — The Stratford Library’s Teen Services Department will hold its semi-annual “Rising Stars @ SLA” program on Saturday, June 13 from 1-5 pm in the Lovell Room. A town-wide creative arts performance event geared to all Stratford teens, the program is free and open to the public. “This is really […] [Read More]
Group Photo, Left to right: Members of the Jonathan Law Key Club pose outside the school with the awards they received at the New England District Convention held in April in Springfield, Mass. Pictured left to right are: Laney Ackley, Dominick Buccitti, Peter Tournas, Mike Jalaf, Hayley Palmer, Tyler Chavez, Carol Phillips, Max Slusky, Alexis Maltes, Jordan Negron, Annie Khamhoung, Samantha Hudak, Marissa Pollack, Richard Ung and Meghan Hripak.

Jonathan Law High Key Club prevails at conference

From a press release: MILFORD – Members of the Jonathan Law High School Key Club ‘prevailed victorious’ at the New England District Conference held in April in Springfield, Mass. The service organization, which is the youth version of the Milford Kiwanis Club, has long been a powerhouse at the Devon school for more than 50 […] [Read More]
Dr. Steven Kant and other representatives of Boys & Girls Village joined Mayor Ben Blake at City Hall to proclaim May 2015 as Foster Care Month in Milford in recognition of those foster families who open their homes and hearts to children in need of strong support systems. From left are Yvette Wooten, Therapeutic Foster Care Recruitment & Training Manager; Carra Conlan, Director of Permanency Services; Dr. Steven M. Kant, President/CEO of B&GV: and   Mayor Benjamin G. Blake.

Mayor Blake proclaims May 2015 as Foster Care Month in Milford


Adult Education classes canceled for Tuesday, May 26, 2015

BRIDGEPORT — Because of an electrical problem at Central High School, classes for tonight (Tuesday night) have been canceled, according to school officials. [Read More]
Philip Johnson's Glass House was built in 1949.

The Glass House Summer Party: Saturday, June 13th

From a press release: NEW CANAAN — On June 13th from 12 noon to 4 o’clock, celebrate the start of the season by joining The Glass House as we host our annual Summer Party. Space is limited so buy your tickets now! Supported by Swarovski, the event features a festive picnic by Campagna, the restaurant […] [Read More]

SCSU to host open house for STEM grad program

From a press release: NEW HAVEN – Southern Connecticut State University will hold an open house June 12 for its graduate programs in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines. The event will run from 2 to 6 p.m. inside the campus’s Buley Library. Many of the faculty members who teach in the STEM […] [Read More]
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(Left to right): Asst. Library Director Nancy Abbey, Mayor Ben Blake, Will Daley, Director of Library Christine Angeli, Human Resources Director Tania Barnes

Will Daley: Milford’s Employee of the Month

We received this note from City Hall in Milford: MILFORD –As the recipient of the award for the Mayor’s Employee of the Month Program, please join us in extending a warm congratulations to Will in receiving this recognition. After a review of all of the nominations, the Selection Committee unanimously chose him as the winner […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford
These are but a few of the 10,000 plus books which will be part of Stratford Library's annual book sale Thursday, June 4 through Sunday, June 7, 2015.

Stratford Library book sale set for June 4-7

From a press release: STRATFORD — The Stratford Library, 2203 Main Street in Stratford, Connecticut will hold its annual book sale Thursday, June 4 through Sunday, June 7, 2015. The sale, which is a major fund-raiser for the library, is being organized again this year by the SLA Board of Trustees under Co-chairmen Karla Glad […] [Read More]
Categories: Literature, Stratford