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,...
May 28, 2014
Even in a well-to-do town like Madison, there are people who don't have enough to eat.
May 21, 2014
For Beth Lazor's family, a dog is more than a best friend. He's a hero.
May 14, 2014
We first wrote about Carol Dyson a little more than 10 years ago when she became the Jazzercise instructor for the town of Madison Beach & Recreation. In that decade, not much has changed. Carol has just celebrated her 15th anniversary with the town-and her...
May 7, 2014
On April 4, Madison native Nicole Cretella Burke started a Facebook group called OutRUN The Odds to support Liz Shuman, her lifelong friend who has cystic fibrosis (CF).