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Local News • Published April 24, 2018 02:16 p.m.

Students March in Madison Protesting Gun Violence

Around 10 a.m. on April 20, a group of several dozen students gathered on the Madison Green and then marched downtown, protesting gun violence on the anniversary of the Columbine massacre....

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Local News • Published April 24, 2018 02:45 p.m.

Second Madison Budget Public Hearing April 26

It’s time to get informed and get ready to vote. On Thursday, April 26, the Board of Finance (BOF) holds the second budget public hearing on the fiscal year 2018-’19 budget before...

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Local News • Published April 25, 2018 07 a.m.

Madison Earth Care Holds Earth Day Celebration

Madison Earth Care held its family-fun Earth Day Celebration on Saturday and Sunday, with local artisans, food trucks, hay rides, live music, and a farmers’ market. Here, brothers Logan and ...

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Local News • Published April 26, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Volunteer Opportunities at the Madison Visitor Center

Those who love Madison, enjoy meeting new people, and have a few hours to spare this summer may want to consider volunteering at the Madison Visitors Center. Located at 12 School Street in the...

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Local News • Published April 26, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Daniel Hand High School Honor Roll

Grade 9High Honors: Kylie Ameika, Eliza Beccia, Erik Bernard, Narayan Bhamidipati, Evan Birdsey, Hope Blundon, Cameryn Brown, Sean Burke, Rebecca Cancelliere, Matthew...

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Local News • Published April 26, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Rankin Lauded with FOSA Certificate of Achievement

Dr. Donald Rankin of Madison received Friends of the Office of State Archaeology Certificate of Achievement at the organization’s annual dinner on March 24. This is the second time he has...

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Local News • Published April 26, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Business in Brief

Awards and Recognitions• James Henry “Hank” Drought of Madison was a recipient of the 2017 Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award by Marquis...

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Local News • Published April 24, 2018 02:15 p.m.

Madison’s Downtown Center Project Hiccup

In 2016, Madison celebrated the completion of Phase I of the Downtown Center Project, but recent communication suggests that the State Department of Transportation (DOT) doesn’t see that...

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Local News • Published April 25, 2018 09:30 a.m.

Madison Community Cleans Up Academy

On April 21, which was Green Up Clean Up day, Madison residents looking for a way to spruce up their community found the ideal subject: the long-empty Academy School.As town officials and...

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Local News • Published April 25, 2018 08:27 a.m.

State Bond Commission Releases Madison Library Grant

Learning a project will receive a grant from the state is a great thing, but even better is when the state actually releases the money to the project. Earlier this month, the State Bond Commission ...

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Local News • Published April 26, 2018 12:01 a.m.

VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice Hosts Annual Breakfast

VNA Community Healthcare & Hospice will hold its annual Breakfast in Bloom fundraiser at Woodwinds in Branford Tuesday, May 1 at 7:30 a.m. It will include music from Daniel Hand High School a...

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Person of the Week • Published April 25, 2018 08:30 a.m.

Courtney Kelly: Planning a Family Favorite

In the age of technology, it’s easy to think that children just want to play video games or watch Netflix on an iPad, but there’s one special experience that has stood the test of...

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Letters • Published April 25, 2018 08 a.m.

Reinstate the Needed Funds

In Madison, we are privileged and very proud to have such a facility where we can go to and enjoy. From the very young, to teens, and older patrons, we all recognize that our library provides us...

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Letters • Published April 25, 2018 08 a.m.

Unnecessary and Unfair

This cut [to the library’s requested budget] is unnecessary and unfair. I ask town officials to put the $200,000 back so I can use the library. I understand that this significant cut will...

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Letters • Published April 25, 2018 08 a.m.

In This All the Way

We organized to raise public awareness. We spoke out against high-density development in the heart of our historic village. We came together to preserve our open space. And it worked!Our...

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Letters • Published April 25, 2018 08 a.m.

Any Good Reasons?

I’d like to thank our Board of Selectmen for passing the ordinance to ban fracking waste in Madison. It was encouraging to see Al Goldberg, Bruce Wilson, Scott Murphy, and Jean Ferris stand ...

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Sports • Published April 23, 2018 02:40 p.m.

Mascia Signs to Swim at Sacred Heart University

Allie Mascia, a senior at Daniel Hand High School who competed for the Tigers’ girls’ swimming and diving team, recently signed her National Letter of Intent to swim for Division I...

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Sports • Published April 23, 2018 02:40 p.m.

Hand’s Senior Athletes Ready to Compete in College

Several senior athletes at Daniel Hand High School recently announced where they plan to play sports in college starting this fall.The Tigers who will continue their careers at the next...

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Sports • Published April 22, 2018 12:17 p.m.

Hand Boys’ Lacrosse Charges Past Cheshire in OT; Baseball Stays Undefeated, Makes States

Boys’ LacrosseThe Hand boys’ lacrosse squad took its first loss of the year last week, although the Tigers still posted a pair of victories to stand with a...

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Sports • Published April 21, 2018 02:48 p.m.

Hand Softball Stays on Winning Pace Despite Changes

The 2018 Hand softball team saw some shakeups on the field after graduating several key seniors from a year ago. However, the Tigers are hardly viewing this year as a rebuilding season as...

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Local News • Published April 20, 2018 12:08 p.m.

Students March in Madison Protesting Gun Violence

Around 10 a.m., a group of several dozen students gathered on the Madison town green and then marched downtown, protesting gun violence on the anniversary of the Columbine massacre.The...

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Obituaries • Published April 19, 2018 02:01 p.m.

George Omer Gelinas III

George Omer Gelinas III, of Furlong, Pennsylvania, passed peacefully from this life on March 19 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 59 years old. He was the beloved husband of Helen Kay...

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Sports • Published April 19, 2018 12:20 p.m.

Shoreline Sharks U-16 Wins USA Hockey Girls’ National Championship

The Shoreline Sharks U-16 Black (AA) team won the USA Girls’ Ice Hockey 2018 Tier II National Championship title by defeating the Vermont Shamrocks 1-0 in the final at the New England...

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Sports • Published April 19, 2018 12:19 p.m.

Mammele Redrawing the Record Books for Fairfield University Women’s Lacrosse

Former Daniel Hand High School field hockey and girls’ lacrosse player Erin Mammele recently set the Fairfield University women’s lacrosse team’s career record with 176 draw...

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Sports • Published April 19, 2018 12:19 p.m.

Hand Baseball Holds Preseason Pasta Dinner

The Hand baseball team recently held a preseason pasta dinner that was donated by Dave Donahue from Donahue’s of Madison prior to the team’s season opener against East Haven on March ...

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