Monthly Archive for October, 2009

: October, 2009

Burglaries warning

Newtown Police are warning residents that there has been an increase in burglaries throughout the area. In surrounding towns some of the individuals committing these crimes are knocking on residence’

Four years in a single day

By now,

Walking the Norwalk River

Generally, driving along the Norwalk River on Route 7 doesn’t give you the most inspiring vision of nature. You’re too busy dodging speeding SUVs and stopping for construction workers But on Sunday,

Be a biscotti maker

Want to learn to make assorted biscotti this holiday season to give as gifts or serve for company

Don't forget to sing

My co-worker loaned me a CD of Roseanne Cash singing some old country hits suggested by

CT Big List contact info

I’ve got a lot of people calling me today asking if they have any unclaimed money in their name. Sorry, I don’t work for the Treasury, I’m just the reporter who wrote the story about it. A box with

Make your voice count in local elections

If you haven’t registered to vote yet, do so.

Halloween: spooky fun, or harvest fair

Until 1995, I was never a big fan of Halloween.

Common Council candidate forum

Just a reminder to our readers that there is a forum being held on Tuesday for at-large candidates for the Common Council that’s sponsored by the local League of Women Voters. It’s a chance for

Winged, invasive, beauty

When you drive along the back roads right now, there’s a beautiful pink haze of foliage at eye level –