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Several of the sports teams at Newtown High School, girls gymnastics & golf, and boys volleyball, are currently unfunded and have to raise their own funds to cover all expenses. Here, Newtown's Jeremy Doski (3) and Shelton's Rhodric McCurdy (9) both go up for the ball during the boys high school volleyball game between Shelton and Newtown high schools.

Newtown alumni step up to plate for school sports

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From a press release: NEWTOWN, CT (May 21, 2015) – The Newtown Alumni Fund (NAF) has announced the results of their fundraising challenge to support school sports in Newtown. Several of the sports teams at Newtown High School, girls gymnastics & golf, and boys volleyball, are currently unfunded and have to raise their own funds […] [Read More]
In 2014, Amy Ruman  captured the 2014 season finale at Daytona and the 2015 season opener at Sebring. She won again at Homestead-Miami.

Ruman after her fifth consecutive victory at Lime Rock

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We received this note from Lime Rock Park: LAKEVILLE — The racing world would be in an even better place if what we’re about to tell you wasn’t news, but it is: For possibly the only time in the history of professional road racing in America, a woman has won three major league sports car […] [Read More]
Categories: Lakeville, Sports

Bill Finch bobblehead offered

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BRIDGEPORT-Ask if he’s running for mayor and touch the head. It will nod affirmatively. Ask if conditions in Bridgeport are better in the past 8 years and touch the head. It will nod affirmatively. Those are just something you can do if you are one of the lucky first 500 Wednesday night to enter the […] [Read More]
Categories: Bridgeport, General, News, Sports, Town
In this file photo, police officers and Special Olympics athletes took part Friday  in the Law Enforcement Torch Run, which started in Greenwich and ended in New Haven, at the site of the 2014 Summer Games.

Special Olympics to honor supporters at Hall of Fame Dinner March 25

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From a press release: Special Olympics Connecticut will hold its annual Hall of Fame Dinner on Wednesday, March 25th to recognize its extraordinary athletes, volunteers and sponsors for their dedication, leadership, spirit and support. The event will take place at the Aqua Turf Country Club, 556 Mulberry Street, Plantsville. Registration will begin at 5 p.m., […] [Read More]
Jeff Hannon, Norwalk; Naida Leslie, New Cannan; Joel Leneker, Stepney; and Bobbie Stoll. Norwalk, members of the Nutmeg Curling Club in Bridgeport, won the GNCC Senior Mixed Championship Cooper Trophy.  The event was held at Norfolk Curling Club in Norfolk, Connecticut.

Bridgeport’s Nutmeg Curling Club team snares GNCC trophy

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Jeff Gordon to visit Lime Rock for charity event Sept. 18

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We received this note from Lime Rock Park: LAKEVILLE — Jeff Gordon, four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion and driver of the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet SS, will be at Lime Rock Park Thursday, Sept. 18, to help raise money for the track’s official charity, AARP Foundation, to support Drive to End Hunger, […] [Read More]
A scene from last year's Historic Festival at Lime Rock Park. Races are divided in nine groups; this is Group 7: Production Sports & GT Cars

Lime Rock’s 32nd Historic Festival begins this weekend

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From a press release: LAKEVILLE (August 26) – One last reminder that Lime Rock Park’s Historic Festival 32 begins this Thursday with the 142-car, 17-mile Vintage Race Car Parade presented by Abarth U.S.A. (to be streamed live on Lime Rock’s YouTube channel), followed by practice and qualifying on Friday for all nine race groups. Saturday […] [Read More]

Tonight at Harbor Yard: Milford Athletics take on the Stamford Mets

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From a press release: BRIDGEPORT : Tonight at 7 p.m., everyone is invited to come watch a free baseball game at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport as the Milford Athletics take on the Stamford Mets. Both teams are from the MSBL (Men’s Senior Baseball League http://www.ctnationalmsbl.com). The Milford A’s are a group of local baseball players, […] [Read More]