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Stratford High students to get a ‘financial reality check’ today

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From a press release: Stratford,  – High school students have a lot to look forward to in the future. In that future is one thing they may not be ready for — dealing with a budget and watching expenses. This is reality though, and understanding how to manage your finances is critical. Students at both […] [Read More]

NCAA Championship viewing parties in Stamford

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  NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP VIEWING PARTIES Monday and Tuesday  UCONN STAMFORD, RICH CONCOURSE Sponsored by the UConn Stamford Student Activities Office, Fitness Center, and SGA  March Madness has struck Connecticut once again!  With both UConn men’s and women’s teams playing for the championships this week, students and fans are excited.  In addition to the viewing at […] [Read More]
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SCSU Reschedules discussion on Ukraine

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NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University has rescheduled the panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which they were forced to postpone because of weather conditions last week. The discussion will take place April 7 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and […] [Read More]

Talk on bats set for April 9 in Easton

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From a press release: EASTON — “Bats: Earth’s Allies,” to be presented by the Easton Garden Club on Wednesday, April 9th at 11:30 a.m., will take you on an in-depth journey into the fascinating world of bats. Where they live, their natural history, the problems they face, what they do for you and our planet, […] [Read More]

Assumption School hosts wine/beer tasting

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ANSONIA-Get ready for the fifth annual Aloha Luau Wine/Beer Tasting and fund-raising auction at Assumption School on South Cliff Street. The event will take place on April 5 at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. A ticket will buy hors d’oevres made by Antonio’s; a tasting glass; wine; beer; […] [Read More]
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SCSU to Discuss Ukrainian Crisis

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NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University will host a panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which will attempt to analyze Russian President Vladimir Putin’s next move. The discussion will take place March 31 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and a […] [Read More]

Learn how to make a Ukrainian Easter Egg

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NEW HAVEN-Here’s the opportunity to learn to color a traditional Ukrainian Easter Egg from an expert. Gloria Horbaty, a former Newtown resident and president of the Ukrainian National Women’s League of America’s New England branch will teach a class March 29 from noon to 2:30 p.m. in St. Michael’s Ukrainian Catholic Church Hall, 565 George […] [Read More]
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Ansonia Mayor to celebrate 8th birthday of ABC Learning Tree

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ANSONIA-Mayor David Cassetti will celebrate the eighth birthday of ABC Learning Tree Center, 228 Beaver Street with a ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. Friday. The center provides day care and after school care for children between eight months and 10 years old. [Read More]
STRATFORD --  Norwalk Author/Cartoonist Jerry Craft (third from left) was the special guest at the Stratford Library Teen Services Department's  Bullying has NO Boundaries program recently. 
The Library sponsored an evening of cartooning, drawing and writing by the author who discussed and drew characters from his latest book, The Offenders: Saving the World While Serving Detention. 
 Craft is shown with teens (l-r): Timothy Falcon, Teyana Powell, Tamara Danilowicz, Liza Marsala and Sammi Ortiz and (kneeling, l-r): Isabella Kelley and Reagan Wilson.  Photo by Diane Stackpole.

Author addresses bullying at Stratford Library

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Poems, Songs and Art Commemorate Taras Shevchenko

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Poems, music and art will commemorate the 100th birthday of Taras Shevchenko, a Ukrainian poet and artist during a student-production at Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Friday and be open to the public. It will consists of select readings in Ukrainian and English with a musical performance by […] [Read More]