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Marie Puccino: Always a Helping Hand

 July 30, 2014

Sometimes life sidetracks you and the best-laid plans of youth are not so easily attained in adulthood. Then, somehow, the universe conspires to bring all the disparate elements of your past together to suddenly deliver you into a life you both enjoy immensely...

Krajewski Has Thrilling Plans for PoCo

 July 23, 2014

As festival coordinator for North Branford's Potato and Corn (PoCo) Festival, Rosanne Krajewski recently received news as thrilling as any ride rising from the midway at Augur's Field July 31 to Aug. 3.

Sharon MacKinnel Retires from Tisko

 July 16, 2014

Motivated by a loving mom who fostered her joy of all things funny-and by dour elementary school teachers who did not-Sharon MacKinnel just may be the favorite teacher of every young student lucky enough to have entered her Branford classroom.

Helping Singers, Helping Charities

 July 9, 2014

Branford native Jill Nesi has launched a local singing competition benefiting kids with cancer, and it's gaining momentum. Jill is the force behind Can U Sing USA, which started in Connecticut and has since added more states, including Florida, South Carolina, and...

Love Lives: Picking up the Pieces of Hope

 July 2, 2014

From the brilliant purple stone holding a heartfelt message at the football field, to the press box that will soon carry his name, Joey Stone's presence can definitely be felt at North Branford High School (NBHS), even 12 years after his tragic death at 18.

‘Only the Beginning’ for David Eaton

 June 25, 2014

On June 19, Branford High School (BHS) Class of 2014 valedictorian David Eaton got a standing ovation from his classmates, but he didn't get to give a speech.

From NBHS to the Ivy League

 June 18, 2014

When North Branford High School (NBHS) Class of 2014 Valedictorian Kevin Sullivan gives his commencement speech June 23, it won't take the audience long to ascertain this guy is charming, enigmatic, and gifted (no pressure, Kevin).

Putting Talent to Work for BPS

 June 11, 2014

If you see something amazing that's been fixed, built, or otherwise created at Branford Public Schools (BPS), it's probably the work of Joe Kobylanksi, who goes by "Joe K."

Instrumental to the ‘Fest

 June 4, 2014

When the 30th annual Branford Festival opens on the Town Green with a powerhouse night of music on Friday, June 13, Festival Chairman Dennis Nardella should take a moment to enjoy the show-because the next night, he'll be in one of the bands.

Another Exciting Summer with ‘Mrs. Debbie’

 May 28, 2014

Debbie Verrillo, known as "Mrs. Debbie" to young library patrons, is understandably excited about the children's programming at North Branford's Edward Smith Library this summer.

The Butterfly (and Bubbles) Effect

 May 21, 2014

At North Branford's Stanley T. Williams Community Center (STW), artist Helene Kuruc Zichichi is creating the butterfly (and bubbles) effect, and inviting residents to help.

Signing Up for Change

 May 14, 2014

Singer, actress, and voice teacher Karen Wagner-Iovanna's dad, Alan Wagner, is an actor, and when he found out his daughter had a superb singing voice, he dragged her kicking and screaming to an audition at 15 years old.

Gather the Gang for ‘Fashion’s Night Out’

 May 7, 2014

Gather the gang for Fashion's Night Out…Shop the Runway this Thursday, May 8, when you can catch a live runway show, discover (and shop) amazing shoreline boutique finds, enjoy appetizers, desserts, and a cash bar-and just have a great night out.Organized by the...

Gather the Gang for ‘Fashion’s Night Out’

 May 7, 2014

Gather the gang for Fashion's Night Out…Shop the Runway this Thursday, May 8, when you can catch a live runway show, discover (and shop) amazing shoreline boutique finds, enjoy appetizers, desserts, and a cash bar-and just have a great night out.

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The Jim Lafayette Memorial Series of Writers of Science Fiction and Fantasy — 6:30 pm; Wed., Jul. 30

Washington Park Concert — 6:30 pm; Thu., Jul. 31

Betty Buckley — 9:30 pm; Fri., Aug. 1

The Voice of Broadway with Betty Buckley — 7:00 pm; Fri., Aug. 1

Messages from the Other Side, Aug. 2, Waterford — 6:00 pm; Sat., Aug. 2

One Book, One Region Book Discussion — 6:30 pm; Wed., Aug. 6

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