August 20, 2014
For Madison Art Society President Beverly Schirmeier, art has always been a part of life. From age 5, when she would melt her crayons together in her Easy Bake Oven to create the colors she wanted, she knew her calling was to be an artist.
August 13, 2014
Anyone who bought groceries during the month of May at Stop & Shop in Madison in the past several years has probably spotted the veteran sitting at a table outside the doors collecting donations for the American Legion's poppy drive.
August 6, 2014
Ann Ficorilli is bringing hope to women who have been through an incredibly trying time. As the boutique manager of After All Boutique in Madison, Ann helps women with cancer. After All Boutique sells medical supplies, prostheses, and bras for women who have...
July 30, 2014
For one week this summer, beginning Tuesday, Aug. 12, Madison resident Christine McSweeney will have five sons instead of four.
July 23, 2014
One morning late last week, John Fixx, the newly minted head of school at The Country School in Madison, was in Maine-sans electricity-enjoying some relaxation before his new duties kicked in.
July 16, 2014
When Dean Finch was born on June 30, 1914, Woodrow Wilson was president, Ford's Model T had only been on the road for six years, World War I was still a month away, some guy named Babe Ruth was about to join the Red Sox, and a gallon of gas cost 12 cents.
July 9, 2014
It was pretty obvious from a young age what Russ Miller-a.k.a Ranger Russ at Meigs Point Nature Center-wanted to be when he grew up.
July 2, 2014
Lifelong Madison resident Ryan Tobin, 21, isn't letting autism get in the way of his entrepreneurial spirit.
June 18, 2014
Larry Zukof may be retiring as executive director of Madison's acclaimed Neighborhood Music School (NMS), but he's not retiring from his involvement in the arts.
June 11, 2014
For 15 years, Madison resident Bill Steer has been helping to safely bring home Madison teens stranded without a safe ride on the weekends. The Madison Youth & Family Services volunteer program Safe Rides is staffed by students from Daniel Hand High School...
June 4, 2014
Madison resident Jill Nesi has launched a local singing competition benefiting kids with cancer, and it's gaining momentum. The Branford native is the force behind Can U Sing USA, which started last year in Connecticut and has since begun in a few other states,...