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Learn how to make a Ukrainian Easter Egg

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]

Composting Workshop Set

With spring here a gardeners’ thoughts turn to waste–as in composting wastes. Mary Jane Tynan, a master composter, will be conducting a workshop on composting to help you get the reddest, largest tomatoes, bushels of squash and other abundant harvests from your garden this summer. Some of her discussion will focused on vermicomposting which utilizes […] [Read More]

Donations keep coming for Shelton teen’s family

SHELTON-Donations to the family of a popular Albanian teen who died Thursday five days after being shot on Agawam Trail March 15 are approaching $23,000. Violet Thaqi Wills, who established the site to help the family of fifteen year old Kristjan Ndoj with medical and funeral expenses, said the site will remain up until March […] [Read More]
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Donations exceed $20k for Shelton teen

SHELTON-Donations to the family of the Shelton teenager who died after being shot in the head on Agawam Trail March 15 have exceeded $20,000. Violet Thaqi Wills who established the site to help the family of fifteen-year-old Kristjan Ndoj with medical and funeral expenses said the site will remain up until March 25. So far […] [Read More]

Fund Raising Web Site Established for Shelton Teen

SHELTON-A local woman established a website to raise funds for Kristjan Ndoj, the Shelton teen who was shot and is in critical condition. Violet Thaqi Wills set up a page on┬ácalled “Donations for Kristjan and his family.” The site accepts paypal and credit card donations. [Read More]
Greg Langston shows off his juggling talent at St. Joseph's fourth annual Mr. Student Body Competition Thursday Mar. 18, 2010 at the school in Trumbull.  This year's pageant takes place 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 18.

Mr. Student Body at St. Joseph’s in Trumbull

On Tuesday, March 18, St Joseph High School, 2320 Huntingon Turnpike, Trumbull will present their 8th annual Mr. Student Body Competition at 7 p.m. in the school gym. An all time record 37 senior boys are contestants in this fundraising event for the Center for Family Justice, specifically its White Ribbon Campaign. This is an […] [Read More]

Stratford cops will stage a DUI checkpoint tonight

We received this note from the Stratford Police Headquarters: The Stratford Police Department is participating in the 2014 Comprehensive DUI Enforcement program. This program enables us to conduct roadside sobriety checkpoints as well as increase the number patrol units dedicated specifically to reduction of impaired driving, and to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities […] [Read More]

Baby killer to be sentenced

MILFORD-The West Haven man who pleaded guilty in the 2011 death of a five-month old Ansonia baby faces sentencing today. Angel Santiago, 37, could receive as much as 11years in prison from Superior Court Judge Frank Iannotti. Back in December, Santiago p,evaded guilty under the Alford Doctrine to first-degree manslaughter in the death of Kyle […] [Read More]

Congregation B’Nai Torah accepting summer camp students

TRUMBULL-Congregation B’nai Torah is accepting applications for its 2014 summer camp program for children 2 1/2 to five years old. The program will run from June 23 to Aug. 8 and include weekly themes, water and sand play, woodworking and outdoor discovery. Additional information can be obtained by contacting Joan Watnick at 203-268-0227. [Read More]

Bridgeport Bishop and VOTF to meet

BRIDGEPORT-Bishop Frank Caggiano of the Diocese of Bridgeport will discuss major issues facing the Roman Catholic church in Bridgeport during a meeting with Voice of the Faithful on Thursday night in Norwalk. The Bishop will disclose his plans for a Diocesan Synod this fall. He believes it “has tremendous potentions for consultation and collaboration with […] [Read More]