Monthly Archive for September, 2012

: September, 2012

Recognition deserved

Two of my favorite people are getting together next week – Chris Evert and Carla Miklos. I grew up watching Chris Evert during the height of her tennis career and rarely missed a match and an article
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For the kids

The annual Fairfield Kiwanis Club Juried Arts & Crafts Fair promises to be bigger than in previous years. The fair, one of the best outdoor events in town, takes place on Saturday, Sept. 22, and
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Musical instrument sale this weekend

The Music Parents Association is conducting its annual Used Instrument Consignment Sale on Saturday, Sept. 15, from 8:30 a.m. to noon in the small gymnasium at Fairfield Warde High School on Knapps
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9/11 ceremony Tuesday

It’s hard to believe that 11 years have passed since that horrific day in 2001, when our world changed. Thousands of innocent people – police and fire personnel and civilians – were killed in New York
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Town website needs to be refreshed

The town is seeking the public’s input on the design and content of its website, The website is being redesigned to make it more user-friendly. It’s about time. While the town’s
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Grandma had it right

My Grandma Rose was our family’s greatest laborer. Not only did she raise nine children, care for my grandfather (who held various jobs over his life) and tend to the house on the Old Post Road in
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