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Empowering Girls, Undoing Media Messages

 April 16, 2014

Flip through any magazine geared to young women and what will you find? Page after page promoting impossibly perfect people, positioned as the ideal."Not only do they have sexualized images and unattainable, Photoshopped...

Bringing the Bard to Branford

 April 9, 2014

There are many fans of Shakespeare, but Branford's Donna Gibson takes the cake-and will be serving it, too.As part of four special, free events in Branford celebrating Shakespeare's 450th birthday this April, Donna hopes to...

Lasala is Shoreline Walkathon Grand Marshall

 April 2, 2014

When a community organization has the support of dynamic and dedicated volunteer Eunice Lasala, you can bet it's a worthy cause.From assisting Community Dining Room (CDR) to leading Branford Community Foundation; from...

Sally Esborn Co-Chairs Chamber Chili Challenge

 March 26, 2014

This Saturday, March 29, "come on down for the Chili Challenge," says Sally Esborn.Beginning at noon March 29, meet Sally, her event Co-Chair Chris Guandalini, and all the other Shoreline Chamber volunteers at the Branford...

Gorgeous Print, Great Idea for Branford Festival

 March 19, 2014

Branford artist Robert Reynolds offers a gorgeous print and a great idea to benefit the 30th annual Branford Festival.This year, thanks to Robert, the festival's Print Committee offers the first-ever, framed and ready-to-hang...

Cosgrove Shelter’s ‘Volunteer of the Year’

 March 12, 2014

Branford's Donna Burrows doesn't mind spending every other Saturday cleaning cages and keeping cats happy at the Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter. In fact, she loves it.On Sunday, March 23, Cosgrove Shelter Director Laura...

BCC Hosts ‘Messages from the Other Side’

 March 5, 2014

Lisa Lanno says her passion for pets and her psychic abilities will combine to benefit Branford Compassion Club (BCC) when she shares Messages from the Other Side on Friday, March 28.The visit will be a treat for those who...

Join Miller at SGT Town Meeting

 February 26, 2014

This Sunday, March 2, Judy Miller and the Branford Shoreline Greenway Trail (SGT) team want to hear from you, during a unique Town Meeting at which future plans, ideas, and needs will be discussed on Branford's growing bike, hike, and walkway.

Sandi Shelton: Making a Name for Herself

 February 19, 2014

We may know her best as Sandi Shelton, but the world outside the shoreline is quickly embracing this extraordinary writer as her novelist persona, Maddie Dawson.With a remarkable ease for conversing through the written word,...

Innovations Abound with ‘Miss Donna’

 February 12, 2014

Thanks to her mom's love of reading, Donna Weidenmann spent many a happy day in the Children's Room at the Edward Smith Library. Today, as the children's librarian for North Branford's Atwater Library, "Miss Donna" is helping to make the same joyful connection...

Cool Science Comes to Town

 February 5, 2014

Balloons, baking soda, and marshmallows-those are just a few fun tools of the science trade Claudia Esposito of Cool-ology shared to get kids excited about science during a recent school visit.For the past two years, Claudia...

‘Things are Happening’ for Branford

 January 29, 2014

Elected Branford's first selectman on a campaign promising change, Jamie Cosgrove has quietly spent his first two months on the job working to effect some significant changes now coming to light.For example, there's his...

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