Monthly Archive for September, 2011

: September, 2011

Gridlock Stress an insidious disorder

Gridlock stress is an interesting phenomena. I found myself experiencing it

Free mental health screenings, depression talk at Putnam Hospital Oct. 6

1986 Bobcats are gathering Oct. 14 and 15 in Brookfield

If you graduated high school in 1986, I hope you’ve been paying attention – a flurry of reunion notices have been descending on the area, and classmates have been trying to find each other to make

Aldi Market: This shopper will give it a try

When Aldi Market opens its doors Aug. 29 by Lore’s Plaza in New Milford, I will be one of the first shoppers to give the discount supermarket a try. Yes, getting use to depositing a quarter to release

This black bear spotted Monday on Brookfield cul de sac

Philippe Fillion took these photos of a black bear in his Brookfield yard Monday at approximately 6:30 p.m. He lives on a cul de sac of Willow Run. The information and photos were sent by his wife

Mental health support group meets in Bethel

An ongoing mental health support group for family members is offered on the first and third Thursdays at 5 p.m. at Catholic Charities, 24 Grassy Plain St., Bethel. For information, call the

Fall charity walk supports people with Down Syndrome

The annual Bethel Buddy Walk to support those with Down Syndrome is Sunday, Oct. 2 at the Sycamore Drive-In Restaurant, 282 Greenwood Ave. Registration is at 12:30 p.m. and the walk will begin at 1

3 years later, teens safer with tougher driving laws

The Department of Motor Vehicles reports that

Lion King 3-D movie a sure bet for family night-out

In the next two weeks, in between a sure-to-be hectic work and family schedule, I intend to make time to go to one of my favorite movie theaters to see the 3-D version of one of my all-time favorite

Delicious Farm-to-Table dinner planned for first OBOC event

Beet and goat cheese tart. Salad with pear, blue cheese, raspberries and vinaigrette. Pork stuffed with spinach, roasted red peppers and fingerling potato ragu. Pumpkin creme brulee. Is your mouth