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Shoreline Jewish Festival Slated in Guilford

 July 31, 2014

The annual Shoreline Jewish Festival, a celebration of Jewish life, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday August 10th, on the Guilford Green. 

Where Robots Meet Classic Cars

 July 30, 2014

Apple Pi Robotics team member Emily Yale, left, interviews Paul Criscuolo about his 1941 Cadillac LaSalle at the Apple Pi Robotics Cruise Night at Bishop's Orchard on July 24. The team holds five cruise nights this summer, with the next two slated for Thursday...

Almost There

 July 30, 2014

An adult osprey lands in its nest at Daniel Avenue Beach in Guilford, where its two almost fully grown chicks wait last week. The young had not ventured from the nest. 

Propane Plans Proceeding, Though No Set Timetable

 July 30, 2014

The co-owner of J.J. Sullivan Fuel Oil said while his company is continuing the "necessary steps" to build two, 30,000-gallon propane tanks at the corner of Moose Hill and Boston Post roads, there is no timetable for construction.

Propane Issue Shakes Up Town Planning

 July 30, 2014

The issue of propane has been the dominant topic and a lightning rod recently for two different Town of Guilford committees.

Guilford Surplus Continues

 July 30, 2014

For the fifth year in a row, Guilford concluded the 2013-2014 fiscal year with a surplus in its town budget, according to First Selectman Joseph S. Mazza.

For Wine Fest, Wines Are Just the Start

 July 30, 2014

Like wine? Get your wine glasses ready for the eighth annual Shoreline Wine Festival to be held on Saturday, Aug. 16 from noon to 7 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 17 from noon to 6 p.m. at Bishop's Orchard Farm Market & Winery located at 1355 Boston Post Road in...

Propane Tanks for Guilford Proceeds

 July 29, 2014

The co-owner of J.J. Sullivan Fuel Oil said his company is continuing the "necessary steps’’ to build two 30,000-gallon propane tanks at the corner of Moose Hill and Boston Post roads. 

Cars Take Visitors Back in Time

 July 28, 2014

Although the weather was a little less than ideal for the 36th Annual Time Machine Antique Car Show, which was held on Sunday, July 27, at the Guilford Fairgrounds, car enthusiasts from all over New England still showed up to show off their unique...

An Eyeful of Art in Guilford

 July 23, 2014

The Guilford Art Center's annual Craft Expo featured almost 200 artisans from around the country. Here, the wire sculpture of Champlain, New York artist Ron Stattner plays against a background of visitors' shadows.

Resurrecting the Rockpile Project

 July 23, 2014

Back in 2008, just before the economy took a major turn for the worst, the Guilford Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC) approved plans for a 149,000-square-foot shopping center to be constructed on the Rockpile, the 26-acre parcel known as Guilford Commons at...

Mossman Joins Jazz Collective July 27

 July 23, 2014

On Sunday, July 27, Grammy-nominated (2013) and Academy Award-nominated (2012) musician, composer, and arranger Michael Philip Mossman brings his trumpet-and his Latin Jazz style-to the Guilford Green to perform with the Shoreline Jazz Collective (SJC).

A British Invasion in Guilford this Summer

 July 23, 2014

A four pack of fantastic concerts is coming to the Guilford Green this summer. While the next concert to grace the Green centers on the American (and Latin American) jazz style, things will take a decidedly British turn as the season proceeds.

Guilford Craft Expo Brings Artists from Around the Country to the Shoreline

 July 23, 2014

The Guilford Art Center’s 57th annual Craft Expo, ran from July 18 to 20 and brought crowds to the usually quiet Guilford Green this past weekend. Artists from both coasts and places in between came to sell their works. There were demonstrations, as well as a...

Guilford Ends Fiscal Year with Surplus

 July 22, 2014

For the fifth consecutive year, the town of Guilford has ended the fiscal year with a surplus, according to First Selectman Joseph Mazza.

P&Z to Review Propane Regulations Tonight

 July 21, 2014

The Guilford Planning and Zoning Commission Zoning Committee meeting, to be held on Monday, July 21, at 5 p.m. has the technical review of propane regulations in similar Connecticut towns on the agenda as well as discussion of "area, location and bulk...

Right to the Top at the Community Picnic

 July 16, 2014

Guilford's annual summer celebration reached new heights last weekend in honor of the town's 375th birthday. In addition to the largest fireworks display in recent memory and the addition of This Is Guilford, a local expo of entrepreneurs on the Green, July 12...

Town Eyes Propane Storage Cap

 July 16, 2014

Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC) Chairman Richard Meier's hope is that a subcommittee formed to study placing a cap on bulk propane in Guilford will have regulation wording ready to go by August. While the town awaits word on whether or not J.J. Sullivan...

Special Day for Cub Scout Pack 472

 July 16, 2014

On a night when many awards were distributed to members of Guilford Cub Scout Pack 472, the group also recognized Flag Day (June 14) by holding an American flag retirement ceremony. Many members of the pack also gathered for this photo at their June 14...

Saybrook Chamber Provides a New Home for SCORE

 July 16, 2014

The Southeastern CT chapter of SCORE has moved its office to the Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce building located at 1 Main Street, Old Saybrook. SCORE is a national volunteer organization that provides free counseling services to people interested in starting...

New Regional SWAT Team to Include Madison and Guilford

 July 16, 2014

In a move to share limited resources, Madison and Guilford police officers will join the South Central Regional Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Team, which currently includes North Haven, East Haven, and possibly North Branford.

Kotowski Seeks GOP Nomination for Probate Seat

 July 16, 2014

Veteran attorney Gail Kotowski of Guilford is running against William Bilcheck in an Aug. 12 Republican primary for probate judge of Madison and Guilford in November. The seat is currently held by Joel Helander, who recently announced his retirement.

Join OutRUN 38 Benefit at SHiFT

 July 16, 2014

Guilford's SHiFT Cycling studio hosts an OutRUN 38 benefit ride to help fight cystic fibrosis (CF) on Friday, July 18 from 6 to 7 p.m. (the ride will be followed by a champagne toast). In lieu of class payment, riders donate $1 for every mile pedaled...

Guilford Man Charged with Sending Nude Photos to Minors

 July 16, 2014

As reported last week on Zip06.com, on July 10, Guilford Police Department (GPD) arrested 25 year-old Jason Murphy of 18 Maplecrest Drive on warrants charging him with two counts of enticing a minor and four counts of risk of injury. Murphy allegedly sent nude...

Guilford Commons Design Reviewed

 July 16, 2014

After numerous starts and stops, activity on the 26-acre Rockpile project, officially known as Guilford Commons, is again underway. The proposal has passed Design Review Committee (DRC) scrutiny and is now seeking approval from the Planning & Zoning...

Come See the 36th Annual Time Machine Antique Car Show

 July 16, 2014

If you love cars, then the place to be on Sunday, July 27 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. is the Guilford Fairgrounds to take part in the 36th annual Connecticut Area Classic T-Bird Car Club Show and Flea Market.

Bilcheck Seeks GOP Nomination for Probate Seat

 July 16, 2014

Attorney William Bilcheck of Madison is running against Gail Kotowski in an Aug. 12 Republican primary for probate judge of Madison and Guilford in November. The seat is currently held by Joel Helander, who recently announced his retirement.

OutRUN 38 Benefit at SHiFT July 18

 July 14, 2014

Guilford, CT– In the spirit of shifting for good, SHiFT Cycling is hosting a benefit ride on Friday, July 18 for OutRUN 38, a local organization dedicated to promoting healthy living and building awareness of Cystic Fibrosis (CF). Founder Nicole Burke will co-teach...

SavATree Community Service Project Happening in Guilford

 July 14, 2014


Fireworks Tonight in Guilford

 July 12, 2014

Beautiful night for Guilford's fireworks at the Fairgroung. With 10,000 shells, it promises to be a spectacular show!

More News on Guilford Man Charged in Nude Photo Case

 July 11, 2014

On Thursday July 10, the Guilford Police Department arrested, 25 year-old Jason Murphy of Guilford, with charges of enticing a minor, and risk of injury. His bond was set at $650,000.

Guilford Man Charged in Nude Photo Case

 July 11, 2014

WFSB reported that a Guilford man is being charged with sending nude photos of himself to juvenile females through a social media messenger program. 

Summer Market at the Dudley Farm

 July 9, 2014

From left, baker Lisa Ostop, artist Barbara Hanson, and jewelry maker Jean Getman prepare for shoppers at the Dudley Farm Summer Market. The market is held every Saturday through October from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on the grounds of the Dudley Farm Museum, 2351...

Two New Principals in Guilford Schools

 July 9, 2014

The staff at both the Calvin Leete Elementary School and the Abraham Baldwin Middle School said goodbye last month to Principal Anne Snurkowski, who worked for 30 years at the middle school, and Principal Nancy Bishop, with 19 years in the district at the Calvin...

Transformation at 66 High Street

 July 9, 2014

The 130 year-old building located at 66 High Street, along with the surrounding 15 acres, is on the verge of receiving a major makeover. If plans meet town approval, Kenny Horton, Ron Nault, and Tim Shaw intend to transform the former industrial site into a...

The Time Is Now to Comment on Dredging

 July 9, 2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District (ACE), has amended the public notice for the proposed dredging of the Guilford Harbor federal navigation project in Guilford and extended the public comment period to Wednesday, July 16.

Spectacular Town Celebration Coming July 12

 July 9, 2014

With a huge gathering on the Green, live music, and a night filled with some of the most amazing fireworks seen in Guilford in 375 years, make sure to mark your calendar for the Guilford Community Picnic and Guilford Fireworks, coming Saturday, July 12.

'Gang Stalking' Flyer an Unauthorized Hoax

 July 9, 2014

On July 3, the Guilford Police Department issued an alert to residents that there had been a large number of complaints involving suspicious flyers that had been placed in mailboxes throughout Guilford over the last few weeks. The flyers referenced the term...

Meyer: Connecticut Closes Its Door to Toxic Fracking Waste

 July 9, 2014

A new law went into effect July 1 that will protect environmental and human health in Connecticut by imposing a mandatory, three-year moratorium on fracking waste. State Senator Ed Meyer brought this issue to the floor of the Senate earlier this year, and led it...

Police Officers, Firefighters Trained for Project Lifesaver Program

 July 8, 2014

The Guilford Police Department has announced that 12 officers and supervisors as well as 75 members of the Guilford Fire Department have been trained on the Project Lifesaver program. Project Lifesaver began as a pilot program back in 1999 which utilizes a...

Suspicious Flyer Found in Guilford Mailboxes

 July 4, 2014

There have been a large number of complaints involving a suspicious flyer that has been placed in mailboxes throughout Guilford over the last few weeks. The flyer references the term Gang Stalking and refers the reader to the author’s website.

So Much Talent

 July 2, 2014

Anna Angkatavanich, left, and Grace Newman, sing "What is This Feeling?" from the Broadway musical Wicked at Guilford's Got Talent IV held June 29 on the Green. The contest is a joint project between Guilford Youth & Family Services, Guilford Parks...

Rockpile Getting New Life

 July 2, 2014

July is going to be a big month for the watchers of the Guilford Commons property (more commonly known as the Rockpile), a 26-acre parcel of land located at 1919 Boston Post Road.

Making Your Workout Worthwhile

 July 2, 2014

Do you like to work out? Do you want to give to a good cause? Would you like to be top dog for the day? Then you may want to sign up for the Saturday, July 12 Guilford Crossfit Competition and fundraiser, Crossfitting for Katie.

Learn About the Board of Selectmen in a New GCTV Series

 July 2, 2014

Guilford has a Board of Selectmen, but what does it really do? How is a first selectman different from a mayor? What's the role of a Town Meeting? And why are these leaders called "selectmen," anyway?

Having Fun with Horseshoe Crabs

 July 2, 2014

It's not uncommon during the months of May and June, in the wee hours of the night, as the high tide laps the shores of Long Island Sound, to find Judith Knowles and team of volunteers traversing the shoreline, adorned in waders, carrying flashlights and...

Guilford Celebrates Summer

 July 2, 2014

Mark your calendars for a Guilford Community Picnic event like no other. Things will be ramped up this year with the addition of a business expo, a 100-piece band, a cannon on the Green, and-wait for it-a 10,000-shell fireworks extravaganza.

Cake and Coffee for a Cause

 July 2, 2014

Guilford Interfaith Ministries (GIM) thanks local business owners Jeffery Capone and Whang Suh of Hen & Heifer for helping to support Guilford Food Bank (GFB). The business, which creates handmade baked goods along the vein of a French pâtisserie in...

America's Got Talent and So Does Guilford

 July 2, 2014

Some people seem born to travel a certain path in life. For Nick Fradiani, Jr., who graduated from Guilford High School, many thought it was his basketball prowess that would take him places and it did. It took him to Wheaton College, where he unfortunately got...

Westbrook Man Arrested for Possession of Child Pornography

 July 2, 2014

Gary Felsted, 65, of 10 Grove Terrace, Westbrook, was arrested on Wednesday, July 2 at 9 a.m. and charged with possession of child pornography in the first degree, promoting a minor in an obscene performance, and obscenity.

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