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One of the photos in the show, this one is of the Boardwalk.

Display to showcase photos of Milford sights

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From a press release: Milford – MilfordViews is a collaboration between local photographers, Milford Arts Council, Milford Chamber of Commerce and the City of Milford to beautify the train station. Through this project, fifteen photographs submitted by local photographers will be displayed at the train station, in addition to walking maps and community boards where […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts, Milford, Photography

Shelton, Seymour Students to attend Berlin Wall forum

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NEW HAVEN-Several advanced history students at Shelton and Seymour high schools are expected to attend the Nov. 10 forum at Southern Connecticut State University discussing the fall of the Berlin Wall. The event will take place just one day after the 25th anniversary of the start of demolition of the wall which separated east from […] [Read More]
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Derby to be on TV’s Communities of Distinction

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DERBY-He’s a Pro Football Hall of Famer and the city is a football crazy town. But that’s not all the city is known for. And on Tuesday, a photographer working for Communities of Distinction with Terry Bradshaw will be in the city meeting with Mayor Anita Dugatto, conducting on camera interviews and checking out location […] [Read More]
Original poster designs by Jim Duffy for the Square One Theatre Company will on display at the Stratford Library throughout the month of November.  The theatre is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary in Stratford.

Square One celebrating 25 years in Stratford

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From a press announcement: “Square One Theatre at 25!” is the November art exhibit at the Stratford Library. Original poster designs and production photos from the Stratford theatre’s 25 year history will be on display throughout the month. The exhibit is free and open to the public. Since 1990, the Square One Theatre has been […] [Read More]
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An artful table arrangement will make the Thanksgiving holiday special.

Create a festive Thanksgiving centerpiece at Flanders

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From a press release: WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust invites people to join them on Wednesday, November 12 at 10AM to create a festive Thanksgiving centerpiece basket perfect for the table or mantle. Judy Grabarz a professional floral designer will lead the program. She will discuss the elements of a basket arrangement […] [Read More]
Needle felting is an easy-to-learn craft in which a barbed needle is used to sculpt wool into anything imaginable.

Learn the art of needle felting at Flanders

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From a press release: Woodbury — Adults can learn the art of needle felting with instructor, Rachel Gerowe of Redbarn Originals at Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust where felt sculpture workshops are being held in both the months of November and December. On Thursday, November 13 at 7 PM, the featured kit will be […] [Read More]
The Downs House in Milford, Connecticut

Ghosts to haunt Downs House in Milford on Halloween

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From a press release: The Milford Preservation Trust will introduce the ghost of 18th century diarist and minuteman John Downs as well as the ghost of Elijah Bryan, a fellow militia member, to trick or treaters between 4-7 at the Downs House (also known as the Minuteman House) at 139 North Street on Friday, Oct. […] [Read More]
Ret. Lt. Col. Phil Tripp

John Ratzenberger stumps for Phil Tripp

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ANSONIA – John Ratzenberger, who took Cliff Clavin from Cheers to a household name, will be stumping for Phil Tripp’s bid to become the State Senator for the 17th District which includes Ansonia, Derby, Beacon Falls, Bethany, Hamden and Woodbridge. Ratzenberger will be at the St. Sebastian Club, 86 Father Salemi Drive from 5 p.m. […] [Read More]

First night on last night in Derby

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DERBY-It could be a city first for the last night of the year. A group of city residents are hoping to pull together an alcohol-free, family-friendly New Years Eve celebration that will begin at 3 p.m. With children events on the Green and end with a midnight countdown to lights strapped on the outside of […] [Read More]
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Nov. calendar of events at the Milford Public Library

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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]
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