Monthly Archive for February, 2012

: February, 2012

Finally, some progress (updated)

I have been keeping an eye on the deterioration of a few empty properties and vacant buildings in the Kings Highway area for a few years now. The deplorable state of these properties has been a major
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Body, mind and spirit

Two programs have been announced to help guide Fairfield’s teenagers into healthier lifestyles. The 32-page booklet “A Parent’s Guide for the Prevention of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Use” was
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Is Fairfield diverse?

That’s a good question. We are more diverse than some communities and less than some others. Are we tolerant of others’ ethnic backgrounds? I’d like to think that we are. Both questions will be batted
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OBOT registration begins

One Book One Town is off and running. After this year’s book was chosen, the Fairfield Public Library planned an array of events to coincide with the annual book-reading program. The selection is “The
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The session is open

Perhaps right about now you are sick and tired of hearing or reading about government – local, state and federal. After all, what have legislators done lately that you can say you’re proud? But
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Talent abounds

I remember when I was editor of this newspaper how much we enjoyed covering the student talent shows in the elementary schools. Some of the talent these kids possess is astounding and should be
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