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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Hurricane season still here, and winter’s coming

The hurricane season ends in mid-November, which only means that winter soon follows. We are still enjoying some nice weather as we approach October. The devastation left by Tropical Storm Irene is
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Good riddance

We all have it. Tucked away in drawers, closets, cabinets and boxes. What is it? A mountain of outdated, no-longer-useful personal paper, like tax returns, bank statements, canceled checks (who even
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Happy Anniversary

The Fairfield Elks Lodge No. 2220 has celebrated an anniversary. Fifty years, as told in a recent Fairfield Citizen article that can be viewed here. That’s a long time for a civic and organization.
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