Ridgefield Library to hold tag sale

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The Ridgefield Library will be hold a tag sale on Saturday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to noon at 21 Governor Street — the library’s temporary home during construction of the town’s new library. The sale will feature  library furniture — desks, tables, file cabinets, chairs, carrels, display shelves and library shelves. The Library is […] [Read More]
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Job fair for veterans in Danbury

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The Danbury Veteran’s Career Fair, to be held May 19 at the Ethan Allen Hotel, will assist veterans as they transition back into the workforce. The Career Fair will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ethan Allen Hotel, 21 Lake Extension and is co-sponsored by the Connecticut Department of Labor – a […] [Read More]
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Bear spotted in Sherman

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Sherman resident Ian Foley was on his back porch this morning when he spotted a bear. Check out the photos he sent us. [Read More]
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Seasonal temp’s to return in time for Easter

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DANBURY — After a week that began with above-average temperatures for mid-April turned into a brief return to winter weather, this weekend is expected to be right on par with seasonal averages, according to forecasts. The frost and 30-degree temperatures this morning should be the last serious chill for the next few days, with highs […] [Read More]
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CT horse owners closer to protective law

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The Connecticut House of Representatives approved legislation that protects owners and handlers of domesticated horses by clarifying into law that domesticated horses are not wild animals and as such are not “inherently dangerous.”  The legislation, which the House approved by a unanimous vote of 138 to 0, is House Bill 5044 – An Act Concerning […] [Read More]
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Putnam deputies receiving Narcan training

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CARMEL, N.Y. – Members of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office are being trained in the use of a special drug that counteracts the effects of heroin overdoses, a potential lifesaver in emergency situations, Sheriff Donald B. Smith said this week. Each sworn member of the department is receiving training in administering Naloxone, commonly known as […] [Read More]
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Handy Dandy Handyman Ministry still going stong

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The Handy Dandy Handyman Ministry was founded some 15 years ago, and is still going strong today. I applaud founder Peter Brady of Brookfield who had the passion, conviction and determination to do good for others for making this non-profit organization what it is today: a gift to those who need a helping hand. Beyond […] [Read More]
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Olive Garden offers tasty treat for parents/kids

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Olive Garden Restaurants will honor Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day Foundation and its mission to show children the value of their education and inspire their future. To do so, the restaurant chain is inviting families on April 24, “Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day,” to come and dine at their facilities […] [Read More]
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