Monthly Archive for March, 2012

: March, 2012

Thinking about food

The third annual Food for Thought Expo will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Fairfield Warde High School. Admission is free. The event is sponsored by the Fuel for Learning
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Library recipient of Butler benefit

Fairfield’s own Jennifer Butler is showcasing her spring fashions on April 10 in a special event to benefit the Fairfield Public Library. The designer, who opened Jennifer Butler, Made to Measure in
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How egg-citing!

The annual Easter Egg Hunt at my mother’s assisted living facility takes place this weekend. It’s a raucous, goofy affair in which youngsters – aged 10 and under – scramble for plastic eggs filled
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The best time of year

Tuesday is the first day of spring and the weather forecast for the week will make it feel like early summer. This is my favorite time of year. I love watching everything bloom and bud, and sitting
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All things Irish

Happy St. Patrick’s Day. If you are looking for something all-Irish to do this weekend, activities abound. First, plenty of restaurants and bars in the area will be offering typical Irish fare –
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Help the library assess its jobs program

The Fairfield Public Library started its Jobs Series since 2009 when it noticed more and more people were going to the facility in their search for new jobs. The unemployment ranks swelled after the
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A special Sunday visitor

I’ve written before about the wild turkeys in my neighborhood -a busy neighborhood with lots of through-traffic. Every year there’s a new group of turkeys – the tom and his partner and their
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CERT recognized for efforts

I would bet that many of you don’t know what the Fairfield Community Emergency Response Team is or does. Established in 2007, the team is trained for disaster medical response and psychology, search
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Garden Expo ushers in new season

The forecast for today calls for 60-degree temperatures, which makes me think of spring, which makes me think of starting my garden, which makes me think of the annual Garden Expo. The first day of
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