Monthly Archive for July, 2010

: July, 2010

Hot days no time to leave pets in cars

This ia reminder to all pet owners that the best way to show our animals how much we love them is to keep them in a cool, comfortable place during the dog days of summer. Sadly, we have recently

Village Fair Days is a no-miss tradition

I’m already starting to salivate about my food choices on Friday. Thanks to New Milford’s annual Village Fair Days tradition, I will have plenty of yummy selections to choose from on both Friday and

Mission Accomplished

The Brookfield Congregational Church youth group just returned from a mission trip to South Dakota, where they renovated homes and ran a summer camp for members of the impoverished Sioux tribe. You

Inns on town roads nixed

There will be no inns on town roads in Washington any time in the near future. Zoners in the town nixed their own proposed regulation changes Monday that would have allowed the construction of inns in

Mission trips near and far away teach lessons in humanity

Over the summer, several local churches

Church flea market in Sherman on Saturday

Check out the third annual flea market at the Holy Trinity Parish in Sherman this Saturday for “food, fun and treasures.” There is something for everyone- household treasures, bric-a-brac, jewelry,

Take the House and Garden Tour tomorrow in Newtown

Today, Friday, July 16, is the last day to buy advance tickets for Newtown Historical Society’s 15th annual House and Garden Tour, which is taking place tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., rain or shine.

Get some cake for a good cause Saturday

According to the website for Share Our Strength’s Great American Bake Sale, nearly 1 in 4 children in America, almost 17 million of them,

Sip wine and help animals

Animal rescue group will have 'yappy' hour in Stamford

Every man must decide whether he will walk in the creative light of altruism or the darkness of destructive selfishness.