Monthly Archive for October, 2011

: October, 2011

Still time to register to vote

You can’t vote if you’re not registered. Election Day is less than two weeks away, but there still is time to sign up. Where and when to register Residents have until Tues., Nov. 1, and those who
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That pesky fall task

The town leaf collection will begin on Monday of the week of Nov. 14. Why am I telling you this now – almost three weeks before? Because if you are anything like me, raking, blowing and bagging leaves
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A Night of Music set for Nov. 12

The Second Annual “A Night of Music” will take place on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Westport Country Playhouse. The event is in memory of Keith Lebo and Jim DeSantie, both of Fairfield and both of whom
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Ready to serve

This message is simple – support your volunteer fire departments. Our career department is one of the best in the state, and it is supported by the volunteers in Southport and Stratfield. To get to
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Absentee balloting applications available

Election Day is drawing near. Want to know how I know? Because Town Clerk Betsy Browne has issued the absentee ballot notice. Absentee ballots for the Nov. 8 election are now available. Absentee
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Enchanting

I’m not and never have been a Halloween person. Maybe it was all those years as a youngster when some illness struck me in late October, keeping me from traveling the streets of my neighborhood with
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Deserved recognition

We’re big on handing out awards here in our town. And why not? Sometimes municipal employees and others deserve to be recognized for their efforts, especially when they go above and beyond their
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A different world in early morning

Sometimes you should go where you’ve gone before and get a difference perspective. That’s what I did this morning – not by design but because it just happened. Early this morning, I dropped my car off
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