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MILFORD – Superintendent of Schools Dr. Elizabeth Feser has announced that four Milford students have been named as National Merit Commended Scholars by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC). The four students are Erin Dunn (Foran), Michael Alderman (Foran), Kira E. Topalian (Law), and Soumya Kundu (Law). The designation of National Merit Commended Scholar is Read More
MILFORD — Colonial crafts will be the focus of the Milford Historical Society’s Yankee Peddler Fair on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 4.p.m. (rain or shine) at society headquarters, 34 High St. See how early setters made lace, hooked rugs and quilted. Wooden stocks will be set up, organizers say. City Historian Richard Read More
MONROE — Masuk High School and ADAM (Alcohol and Drug Awareness of Monroe) will be hosting a “Forum on Underage Drinking” for ninth grade students and their parents, 7 – 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6th in the Masuk auditorium. The program explores school, community and legislative strategies to address underage drinking among teens. Student Read More
Connecticut’s Northwest Corner land trusts are offering a slate of programs in celebration of “Land Trust Days”, scheduled to take optimal advantage of the season’s great opportunities for observing the beauty of the change of seasons, our native wildlife, and engaging in outdoor recreation. More than 15 area land trusts are offering an enticing variety Read More
The scenario for the practice event was a motor vehicle accident involving a car and school bus carrying approximately 20 students.
WEST HAVEN, CONN — Two men responsible for making people laugh for decades, writing some of the most beloved situation comedies in American history, will share a conversation on the University of New Haven stage Nov. 15. The UNH Theater Department will host a conversation between Bill Persky, a five-time Emmy Award-winning writer, who co-created Read More
The Planning Commission has scheduled two public hearings on the Plan of Conservation and Development – a general public hearing on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 and a second hearing to adopt the Plan on Tuesday, December 10, 2013. Individuals can speak at one of these public hearings or submit written comments.
We received this note from the University of New Haven: WEST HAVEN, CONN. — Deep space is something that physics professor Nikodem Poplawski spends a great deal of time thinking about. So he’s not at all surprised that the film “Gravity” has broken box office records. Alfonso Cuarón’s film, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, Read More
NEW HAVEN — The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library’s 50th anniversary celebration will come to a close next week with a talk by renowned Italian author Umberto Eco and three musical events that will pay tribute to the rich resources in the library’s collections and archives. The musical events — a musical setting of Read More
MILFORD — State Senator Gayle S. Slossberg (D-Milford) will conduct office hours at the Milford Stop & Shop this Saturday, October 12, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. She encourages her constituents to stop by to share their views on local and statewide issues. “Before you do your weekend grocery shopping, pull me aside for a Read More