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Fly Fishing Seminar

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A demonstration on fly fishing techniques and a discussion on the Housatonic River clean-up will be the agenda for the April 3 meeting of the Housatonic Fly Fishermen’s Association beginning at 7:00PM in the St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 65 North Main Street, Wallingford, CT. Mike Jastremski of the Housatonic Valley Association will discuss the Housatonic […] [Read More]
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Derby native promotes reading in Bridgeport

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BRIDGEPORT-Stephanie Ditko, a Derby native and vice president of the Sacred Heart University Education Club helped organize a book collection, cash donation and a day of reading at the Discovery Magnet School. The club, composed of education majors, collected more than 1,000 books and a $300 donation which they handed to Sangeeta Bella, the school’s […] [Read More]
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Oxford man gets 7 months for deadly crash

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DERBY-For the rest of his life Eric Ramirez said he will live with the night of March 9, 2012. That was the night he chose to engage police in a chase that ended with his car becoming airborne on Old State Road in Oxford and slamming into Precision Glass and Mirror. The accident killed Brandon […] [Read More]

Cop gets highest award

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NORWALK – Stratford’s Joseph Martino was named the 2013 “Officer of the Year” at the Norwalk Police Department’s First Annual Awards Ceremony at the Norwalk Inn & Conference Center.  In addition to “Officer of the Year” Martino was presented with the Police Service Cross, the department’s second highest award, by Chief Thomas Kulhawik and Deputy […] [Read More]
This biathlon figure is one of the final pieces to be added to Craig Smith's 'Sochi' sculpture, now on display at Silverman's Farms in Easton, where it will be for another two weeks. He hopes to send it to President Vladimir Putin.

Craig Smith completes ‘Sochi’ sculpture

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Two HS seniors from Milford sign letters of intent

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We received this note from the Milford School System: MILFORD – The Milford Public Schools is pleased to announce two students have signed National Letters of Intent to continue athletic play in college. The students will receive tuition assistance from their intended schools. Timothy Maher, son of Gerry and Donna Maher of Milford, has signed […] [Read More]

Ansonia appoints Recreation commission

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ANSONIA-Alfonso Smith, a 92-year-old forty-year veteran of the Recreation Commission was reappointed to a new term by the Board of Aldermen. Also appointed to the commission n were Frank DeLiberto Jr of Martin Terrace; Paul Velardi of Hoinski Way; Michael Cratty of Bruns Road and Anne Lynch of Birchwood Drive. [Read More]
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Derby Police Union to conduct baseball clinics

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DERBY-The city’s police union will conduct three free baseball clinics for boys and girls between the ages of five and 12 years over three weekends. A parent or guardian must attend the clinic with their child or children which will from from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Derby High School gymnasium, 8 Nutmeg […] [Read More]
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Connecticut Boat Club is a high performance girls youth rowing club based on the Norwalk River in Norwalk, Connecticut.  Founded in the Spring of 2010 by head coach Liz Trond, the team includes girls from throughout southwestern Connecticut and Westchester County N.Y.

High school rowing club looking for members

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We received this release from the Connecticut Boat Club: The Connecticut Boat Club — one of the top, all-girl, high school-age rowing clubs in the nation — is currently recruiting new members. Training for the spring season is underway at Dynamic Athletics in Darien; training on the Norwalk River will resume in March. CBC has proven […] [Read More]
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Ralph Kiner dies

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The last of the original New York Mets announcing team has died. Ralph Kiner, who is enshrined in baseball’s Hall of Fame, died Thursday in Rancho Mirage, Ca. He owned a home in Greenwich with his late wife Diann Shugart Kiner for many years. She died in 2004. Kiner formed the original Mets broadcasting team […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Greenwich, Sports, Town