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In addition to faerie house displays and costumed participants, the festival also includes a full day of entertainment, activities, vendors and food. This is a scene from the 2013 event.

Forest, Faeries and Woodland Wizards Festival set for July 19

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From a press release: WOODBURY — Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust will present its annual Forest Faeries and Woodland Wizards Festival on Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 10 AM to 3 PM. (Rain Date: Sunday, July 20th). This magical festival is held at Flanders Sugar House and Trail House grounds, which is located off […] [Read More]

Jury selection begins for Stratford cat case

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BRIDGEPORT – Jury selection begins this morning in Superior Court for a 92-year-old Stratford woman who had more than 50 cats. Marion Perreira , of Frash Street, is charged with five counts of animal cruelty and four counts of failure to vaccinate her cats.. The Animal Control Office received a complaint in July 2010 of […] [Read More]

Author to discuss our odd relationship with suburban wildlife

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REDDING — Jim Sterba, author of Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards Into Battlegrounds, will discuss his book on Saturday, May 4, at 2 p.m. at Highstead as part of its Woodland Conversations Series. The talk is free and open to the public. Afterward there will be a book signing […] [Read More]

Warning: Mating moose are on the loose

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Watch out for moose … it’s fall breeding season. The same goes for deer. That’s the warning from the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection that says the animals will be active during the early morning and evening hours … No, not with each other. Now we all know there are plenty of deer […] [Read More]