Progress report on Woodmont cleanup

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An update from Warden Ed Bonessi Jr.: I want to thank everyone for their patience in dealing with this historical weather event. This afternoon I surveyed the entire Borough and every street is passable at least in a single lane. With two exceptions on Beach Avenue between and Village and Chapel and also between Wall […] [Read More]
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Owner of Mr. Mac's Canteen Dies

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Raymond McPadden, 49, of Shelton, the owner of Mr. Mac’s Canteen on Bridgeport Avenue, died shoveling snow at his Shelton home, according to Bill Bittar of the AOL Patch. Here’s the link to Bill’s story, via Ryan Sartor of the Milford Patch: [Read More]
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The word from the Woodmont warden

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The Borough is preparing for a possible significant snow storm. Help us help you by removing all vehicles from the streets. If it is impossible to remove your vehicle then at least follow the city’s alternate side parking plan. If you do not need to leave please stay home until the storm has passed and […] [Read More]
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Jean Tsang plans to retire as head librarian

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The Milford Mirror is reporting that Jean Tsang is preparing to retire after a career serving the public at the Milford Library, including several years as director. For me, Jean’s tenure will be remembered for the expansion of services, including a passport agency, two active book clubs, a number of interesting public programs, Saturday hours, […] [Read More]
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Lauralton's "Twelve Angry Jurors''

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News from Lauralton Hall: Twelve Angry Men is probably not on the Top 10 list of plays performed at all-girl’s schools. “That’s one of the reasons I chose this play,” says Lauralton Hall student director Cameron Gerrity. “I wanted to show that women could play those parts—that the themes in the play were universal. Originally […] [Read More]
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St. Gabe's schedules kindergarten registration

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Saint Gabriel School will register kindergarten pupils for the fall on Wednesday, March 6 at the school, 1 Tudor Road. Readiness testing will be done by appointment that day. Parents need to bring the child’s immunization record, birth certificate and baptismal certificate if applicable. Children must be 5 years old by December 31st in order […] [Read More]
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"Celebrate the Green" at Lauralton Hall’s Irish Night

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Lauralton Hall will hold its annual Irish Night on March 2, marking the high school’s long affinity for Irish culture and hospitality. “The Sisters of Mercy were founded by Catherine McAuley in Dublin,” says Lauralton Hall President Antoinette Iadarola. “Irish Night pays homage to Lauralton Hall’s Irish roots while also raising money for scholarships. “In […] [Read More]
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United Way offers discount drug program

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News from Milford United Way: The FamilyWize-United Way partnership with local pharmacies continues to save local residents money on everyday prescriptions costs. As of December 31, local residents saved $409,658 in prescription costs, spokeswoman Jorie Cogguillo said. “Lowering the cost of prescription drugs allows more people to get the medicine they need when they need […] [Read More]
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