Menu

September 23, 2018  |  

×
Contact
Your Neighbors. Your News.

My Account

To make updates to your Zip06 account or requets changes to your newspaper delivery, please choose an option below.

Welcome to Zip06.com!

If you have an account, please login! If you don't have an account, you can create one.

Login

Sign-Up!

A Zip06 account will allow you to post to the online calendar, contribute to News From You, and interact with the Zip06 community. It's free to sign-up!

Click here to get started!

Register for Zip06

We're happy you've decided to join the Zip06 community. Please fill out this short registration form to begin sharing content with your neighbors.

You must enter your first name.
You must enter your last name.
You must enter a username
You must enter a valid email address
Show password
You must enter a valid zip code

Submit to Zip06

Forget Your Password?

We can help! Enter the email address registered to your account below to have your password emailed to you.

Submit an Announcement

Latest Headlines

Towns

Categories

Obituaries • Published Sep. 20, 2018 10:06 a.m.

Robert A. (Bob) Boulay

Robert A. (Bob) (Boo) Boulay, 61, of Killingworth gently and gracefully passed away on Sept. 13 at Yale-New Haven Hospital surrounded by his adoring family. He was the beloved husband of Eileen...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 07:13 p.m.

Dawne A. Walters

Dawne A. Walters, 69, of Kissimmee, Florida, formerly of East Haven, died in Florida on Aug. 9.She is survived by a husband, Ronald Walters; a daughter, Michelle Walters of Branford; a...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 06:59 p.m.

Sharon May

Sharon May, 70, of East Haven, died at Yale-New Haven Hospital on Aug. 12. She was born in New Haven on April 16, 1948, to the late Joseph F. and Madelyn Hamilton Hopkinson.She is survived...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 06:49 p.m.

Ralph DeFrancesco

Ralph DeFrancesco, 64, of East Haven died suddenly on Aug. 20. For the past 42 years he was the husband of Kathy DeCaprio DeFrancesco. Ralph was born in New Haven on July 26, 1954, to the late...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 06:41 p.m.

Emily Kammerer

Emily Kammerer, 87, of Wallingford passed away on Aug. 16 at the Midstate Medical Center. She was the wife of the late George D. Kammerer. She was born in New Haven on July 26, 1931, to the late...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 06:22 p.m.

Robert W. Menzies

Robert W. Menzies, 93, of Wallingford, formerly of North Haven, passed away peacefully on Sept. 11 at the Masonicare Health Center, Wallingford. Robert was born in Bridgeport on April 18, 1925,...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 06:07 p.m.

Virginia Stanlake

Virginia Stanlake of Branford died Sept. 12 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of Leo J. Stanlake. She was born July 25, 1940, in East Hartford,...

Read More

Obituaries • Published Sep. 19, 2018 05:59 p.m.

Sophie Struzinski

Sophie Struzinski of Branford passed away peacefully on Sept. 12. She was the wife of the late Joseph Struzinski. Mrs. Struzinski was born in Branford May 15, 1915, daughter of the late Joseph and ...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 18, 2018 03:37 p.m.

Archbishop Blair Visits East Shoreline Catholic Academy in Branford

The Most Reverend Leonard P. Blair, S.T.D., Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Hartford, visited East Shoreline Catholic Academy (ESCA) on Wednesday, Sept. 12.Archbishop Blair was...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 07 a.m.

Gone Digging: Clam Dig Returns to Madison

Evelyn ReQua looks over a bucket of clams with her mother Sara ReQua at the Madison Town Clam Dig held on Sept. 15 and 16 at the Surf Club. The event was sponsored by the Madison Shellfish...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08 a.m.

Keep Calm; The Scranton Library Project Can Carry On

It had been a trying few weeks for the E.C Scranton Library Building Committee after the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) threatened to withhold a large part of the renovation project...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

Madison Beach Season Comes to a Close

On Sept. 11, the Beach & Recreation Department gave the Board of Selectmen (BOS) an update on the summer season. In short, the news is that department sold a lot of beach passes and that going ...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 18, 2018 01:38 p.m.

Madison BOE Members Ask for Unity; Renewed Focus

Following a dramatic few weeks for the Board of Education (BOE) with a member resignation and a contentious discussion and vote to change board bylaws, board members have expressed an interest in...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 20, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Iino: Venuti Property Vote on Sept. 25

Next Tuesday, Sept. 25, Killingworth will vote on whether to buy the Venuti property for $6.25 million. Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Killingworth Elementary School, 340 Route 81....

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 20, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Business in Brief

Awards and RecognitionsJohn Mathers, general manager of the Madison Beach Hotel, was named Leader of the Year in the 2018 Connecticut Governor’s Tourism Awards. Mathers was ...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 04:47 p.m.

Guilford Looks for More Parking Downtown

The area around the green is often busy, and finding a convenient place to park is often a challenge. To address the issue of limited parking, the Economic Development Commission (EDC) is seeking...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 09 a.m.

Guilford Tackles Start of School Bus Challenges

The first few weeks of a new school year tends to have its share of challenges as teachers, students, and parents settle back into the school routine. This year, with a new bell schedule and a new ...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 19, 2018 07 a.m.

Guilford PD Films Lip Sync at Henry Whitfield House

The Guilford Police Department (GPD) has taken the lip sync challenge issued by the Branford police force. GPD held one of its lip sync filming sessions at the Henry Whitfield House with support...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 18, 2018 02:42 p.m.

Guilford Fair Returns Sept. 21-23

One of Guilford’s most beloved traditions is nearly here. A highlight of the year since 1859, the Guilford Fair returns to town Friday to Sunday, Sept. 21, 22, and 23 and promises rides,...

Read More

Local News • Published Sep. 18, 2018 01:29 p.m.

Guilford Library Book Sale Returns Sept. 28 to 30

For book lovers, the most wonderful time of the year is just around the corner. The annual Friends of the Guilford Free Library (FGFL) Book Sale returns to town Friday through Sunday, Sept. 28 to...

Read More

Person of the Week • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

Just the Man for the Job: Mousch Helps GKS Reveal Mystery Buildings Tour II

When Peter Mousch was growing up, some of downtown Guilford’s most remarkable historic homes and outbuildings were simply places where kids could play—including a Broad Street home...

Read More

Person of the Week • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

David Anderson: Making the Most of Madison

The work of a town planner is not your typical desk job. More and more town planners are looking at ways to grow towns, both economically and demographically. For Madison’s Director of...

Read More

Person of the Week • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

No ‘Mystery’ to Why Stewart Helps Feed Branford Kids

She may be a college professor by day, but on the evening of Friday, Sept. 28, Carol Stewart will put on a flapper outfit and pull out all the stops to help Feed Branford Kids (FBK).For...

Read More

Person of the Week • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

From Astronauts to Architects to her Own Art

Try as she might, it wasn’t easy for Cleo Northrop to settle down in one place. Originally from Buffalo, New York, Cleo spent much of her life between Connecticut and Florida, working all...

Read More

Person of the Week • Published Sep. 19, 2018 08:30 a.m.

Finding her Way to Help Kids

Emily Jenkins always knew she wanted to work with kids, but it took her a while to figure out just how she wanted to do it.“I started my career as a preschool teacher because...

Read More