Saturday, October 24, 2020

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JJ Barber (51),  Aiden McCabe (78), Sander Coscia (65), Head Coach Steve Filippone, Wesley Selmani (73), Matt Rossi (71)
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Hand Football Edges Out Branford in 7-on-7 Contest

Published Oct. 21, 2020 11:34 a.m. • 20 Photos
Madison Diversity and Inclusion Committee held the first Madison Pridefest on the Madison Green and First Congregational Church Lawn with live music and speeches on the steps of the church, and LGBTQ+ businesses and organizations on the lawn. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Madison Holds First Pridefest

Published Oct. 21, 2020 10:38 a.m. • 27 Photos
Daniel Hand boys soccer beat Guilford 2-0 at Strong Field, Surf Club, Madison. Scott Testori  (10)Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Hand Boys’ Soccer Claims Win Over Guilford

Published Oct. 06, 2020 01:50 p.m. • 61 Photos
Madison Beach Hotel held its annual free Fall Festival Marketplace on Sunday afternoon, with 12 local artisans, with food and beverage from the WHARF restaurant available with live music from Annalyse & Ryan under the outdoor tent.  Diana Cesaro (center) assists customers at her tent Diana by design, of repurposed clothes upcycled sustainable fashion. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Shopping by the Sea in Madison

Published Sep. 29, 2020 12:10 p.m. • 12 Photos
The Town of Madison in co-ordination with civic organizations, honored those individuals lost on 9/11 with a public ceremony  Friday evening at 6 p.m., September 11th at Memorial Town Hall, marking the 19th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attack on our nation. Pam McKinnon welcomed everyone gathered, joined by Rev. Todd Vetter from the First Congregational Church, Madison, State Senator Christine Cohen, State Representative Noreen Kokoruda, and First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Madison Remembers 9/11 with Special Ceremony

Published Sep. 15, 2020 03:31 p.m. • 17 Photos
The Madison FarmersþÄô Market had lines forming early, socially distanced, for the vendors on the town Green Friday, at 3pm. The FarmersþÄô Market runs through Thanksgiving, 3pm - 6pm on Fridays. David Zemelsky and Jen Hill from Star Light Gardens were busy helping customers. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Pick of the Harvest at Madison Farmers’ Market

Published Aug. 25, 2020 03:18 p.m. • 15 Photos
Tropical Storm Isaias damage on the East Haven Town Green.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

Isaias Rips Through the Shoreline

Published Aug. 11, 2020 10:41 a.m. • 112 Photos
Families came out to Bauer Park to discover what critters live in the ponds, using nets and buckets Sunday morning at the Pond Dipping for Families class lead by Donna Dione, a Bauer Park instructor. Lindsie and Seth Winetrout look at the muddy net with Averie and Eli.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Gone Dipping at Bauer Park

Published Aug. 04, 2020 02:08 p.m. • 20 Photos
Madison Beach and Recreation held the Sunday Summer Concert Series on the Town Green from 6:00pm - 8:00 pm featuring The Larry Stevens Band.Cliff and Debbi Collins were the first up dancing on the Green.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Madison Holds Sunday Summer Concert Series on the Town Green

Published July 28, 2020 02:42 p.m. • 16 Photos
Will Bazenas (27)
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Madison U-17 Baseball Earns 5-1 Win at Branford

Published July 21, 2020 04:26 p.m. • 35 Photos
Wallace (12)
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Madison U-19 Baseball Notches 5-1 Win Over North Haven

Published July 17, 2020 12:01 a.m. • 28 Photos
The Madison Mavericks beat the Branford Sting 16-8 in the Dream League Girls Lacrosse game held at the Madison Surf Club Tuesday night. Regan Larson (17)
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Madison Mavericks Defeat Branford in First Dream League Game

Published July 17, 2020 12:01 a.m. • 24 Photos
Madison Beach and Recreation held a free drive-in movie night at the Surf Club Friday evening, showing

Madison Beach and Recreation Hosts Drive-In Movie Night at Surf Club

Published June 30, 2020 07:39 p.m. • 13 Photos
Daniel Hand High School class of 2020  held a drive-in-style graduation on Thursday June 18th at the High School. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

DHHS Class of 2020 Steps Forward from Pandemic with Hope, Memories

Published June 24, 2020 08:42 a.m. • 154 Photos
Joseph Aurora
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Congrats, Daniel Hand Senior Athletes

Published June 17, 2020 02:30 p.m. • 84 Photos
A Black Lives Matter Youth Protest organized by juniors at Daniel Hand High School took place on the steps of the First Congregational Church of Madison, with speeches and a march.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Youth-Led March Continues Black lives Matter Movement in Madison

Published June 16, 2020 06:19 p.m. • 63 Photos
Members of the Madison community and others gathered in front of the First Congregational Church MadisonþÄôs steps for a peaceful candlelight vigil to honor the memory of George Floyd and join in support of communities of color in the United States. Joan O'neill arrived early with her sign. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Rally for Black Lives Brings Madison into National Conversation

Published June 11, 2020 12:01 a.m. • 18 Photos
Clergy from local Congregational churches came together Monday morning on the steps of the First Congregational Church of Madison in a call for national healing and solidarity against racism. A joint statement from the New Haven East Consociation condeming racism was issued, prayers were shared.  Rev. Dr. Heather Arcovitch, Rev. Mary Nelson, Rev. Todd Vetter, Rev. Jake Joseph, Rev. Dr. Shannon Clarkson, Rev. Dr. Sandra Wiens, Rev. Boyd M Johnson, Rev. David Colton, Rev. Ginger Brasher-Cunningham, Rev. Nancy Leckering, Rev. Gini King, Rev. Judith Cooke,  Rev. Sarah Vetter, Rev. Scott Morrow, Rev, Mark Pilletere, and  Rev. Vance Taylor stood on the steps of the First Congregational Church of Madison.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

A Call for Healing in Madison

Published June 09, 2020 02:00 p.m. • 16 Photos
A foggy morning at the Madison Wharf. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Signs of Gratitude in Madison

Published June 02, 2020 03:02 p.m. • 11 Photos
A small gathering for a Memorial Day ceremony on the Madison Green was lead by outgoing American Legion Post 79 Commander Donna Farrell. The event was live-streamed by Abigail White and Steve Fuest from the Madison Cable Access Group.     Fillmore McPherson,  Larry Brundrett Commander VFW Post  2096 Madison all salute as the flag is raised by Fred Muler.          Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

A Day to Remember in Madison

Published May 26, 2020 04:39 p.m. • 18 Photos
Mercy by the Sea held the first Tai Chi by the Sea, a socially distanced class Saturday morning lead by Dennis McCann, Director of Spiritual Care and The Center for Mindfulness and Compassion for Middlesex Health, with around 40 people wearing masks in attendance.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Mercy by the Sea Offers Socially-Distanced Tai Chi by the Sea Class

Published May 19, 2020 03:35 p.m. • 10 Photos
The wind was blowing from the West and whipping up the surf at Hammonasset Beach State Park Saturday afternoon and the kiteboarder were there to take advantage of the steady wind and surf. Marcus Garofalo takes to the air.    
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Catching the Breeze at Hammonasset

Published May 12, 2020 02:10 p.m. • 30 Photos
Saturday afternoon was a Love Your Local Madison Merchant event in an effort to support the local businesses during the COVID-19 shut down.  Businesses were open for curbside delivery of on line purchases, and were available to answers questions from patrons window shopping. Laurel Van Wilgen from Walker Loden talks with window shoppers Howard and Shelley Levinson. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Love Your Local Madison Merchant Event Supports Town Businesses

Published May 05, 2020 01:37 p.m. • 18 Photos
A beautiful sunny day brought people out to Hammonasset Beach State Park, Madison on Saturday afternoon. Due to the coronavirus  (COVID- 19 ), Meigs Point Nature Center was closed. Sybil and daughter Finja Saewe and dog Lolya took a walk along the beach to get some fresh air and sunshine. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Out and About at Hammonasset

Published March 17, 2020 01:24 p.m. • 20 Photos
Griswold Post 79 of the American Legion held a Celtic night Friday March 6th featuring a corned beef dinner catered by Scottish DaveþÄôs Pub in Clinton.  Musical entertainment was provided by Brandi & Dave and the Corbys.

Dave Robertson and Durant McCurley perform.

Photo by Susan Lambert/The Source

Griswold Post 79 Holds Celtic Night

Published March 10, 2020 02:35 p.m. • 18 Photos
Daniel Hand Girls Basketball beat South Winsor 57-34. at home. Maddison Thomas  (14) 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Hand Girls' Basketball Earned First-Round Win Versus South Windsor

Published March 10, 2020 11:02 a.m. • 43 Photos
The Madison Arts Barn held a Fifth Grade Night at the Barn Friday February 21st. The night included games, music from DJ Bry, activities and a fun night out with friends.

Neala O'Dea busts a move.


 Photo by Susan Lambert/The Source

Madison Arts Barn Holds Fifth Grade Night

Published Feb. 25, 2020 12:39 p.m. • 28 Photos
Captains, Carly-Anna Barba, Grace Segnere, and Kayla Cataldo
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Source

Hand Gymnastics Takes Third at SCC Gymnastics Championship

Published Feb. 18, 2020 03:03 p.m. • 57 Photos
Daniel Hand boys came in 3rd and the girls came in 9th at the CIAC Class L Indoor Championship Track and Field Meet at Floyd Little Athletic Center.  Joshua Stewart 
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Hand Boys' and Girls' Indoor Track Squads Compete at State Championships

Published Feb. 18, 2020 03:03 p.m. • 12 Photos