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Walk Like MADD in Fairfield

FAIRFIELD-The signature walk of Mothers Against Drunk Driving will take place Oct. 25 at Fairfield Ludlowe High School, 785 Unquowa Road. The 5K walk raises funds that support MADD’s state initiatives including ignition interlocks for all drunk drivers; sobriety checkpoints and other technological efforts to combat drunk driving. MADD CT served 650 victims/survivors in 2013 […] [Read More]

Milford’s 375th anniversary time capsule to be buried today

An announcement from Milford City Hall: Milford — Today, city officials will formally inter the Milford Time Capsule celebrating the city’s 375th anniversary. It will be opened 25 years from now on Milford’s 400th anniversary, in 2039. The ceremony will take place today, Wednesday, October 15th, on River Street, between City Hall and the Parsons […] [Read More]
Categories: historic, Milford
A late-night scene from a previous Thanks 4 Giving Food Drive.

Milford scouts to camp out for 10th Thanksgiving food drive

From a press release: MILFORD  — Milford Boy and Girl Scouts will again lend helping hands to collect and sort food over a 48-hour period so at the Milford area’s less fortunate families can celebrate Thanksgiving this year in their 10th annual “Thanks 4 Giving Food Drive.” Troop 1 of Milford will host the event […] [Read More]
Categories: Charity, Features, Milford

Milford Young Parent Program to host Halloween party Oct. 26

From a press release: MILFORD — The Young Parent Program will host its annual Family Halloween Event on Sunday, October 26th from 12-2 pm at the SportsCenter of Connecticut, 784 River Road, Shelton, rain or shine. Participants may play miniature golf while trick-or-treating, enjoy the batting cage, ice skating or fun bowl, or use free […] [Read More]
Categories: Holidays, Milford

Milford lists parade plans for Veterans Day

From a press release: MILFORD — The City of Milford will host our annual Veterans Day Parade on Sunday, November 9th, 2014 at 2 p.m. All units and marchers are asked to assemble at the Daniel Wasson Field parking lot at 1 p.m. This year’s Parade Grand Marshall will be Russell Edwards of the Vietnam […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Military, Veterans

Nov. calendar of events at the Milford Public Library

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]
Categories: Arts , Film , Literature , Milford , Music | More

Talk Oct. 29 on witchcraft in Connecticut

From a press release: MILFORD — The Milford Public Library is pleased to announce that Cynthia Wolfe Boynton, author of Connecticut Witch Trials: the First Panic in the New World will present readings from her book on Wednesday, October 29, at 7:00 PM at the Library. Connecticut’s witch hunt was the first and most ferocious […] [Read More]

Home-buying seminar at the Milford Public Library

From a press release: Become a well informed home buyer!! Ellis Ratner and Joe Paul, agents with over 25 years of experience, will outline the steps and considerations needed to complete the transaction. This valuable seminar will provide you with the tools and knowledge to buy or sell your home. The talk will take place […] [Read More]
Categories: Milford, Real Estate
Enzo Boscarino

Music of Italy at the Milford Public Library

From a press release: MILFORD: Visit the Milford Public Library on Monday, October 20, at 7 p.m. for Viva Italy: A Musical Tour with Enzo Enzo Boscarino.. If you can’t get to Italy, this is the next best thing! Enjoy a ride through the Italian countryside with Enzo Boscarino, originally of Siracusa, who will serenade […] [Read More]
Categories: Arts, Milford, Music, Travel

DeLauro: Pass ENDA to protect LBGT workers

From a press release: NEW HAVEN, CT—In the wake of the Supreme Court’s decision to decline appeals to marriage equality victories in five states, plus yesterday’s Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision striking down bans in Nevada and Idaho, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-3) today applauded those decisions and called on Speaker of the House John […] [Read More]