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User Blogs • Published April 03, 2020 10:05 a.m.

Ms. Kelly Sterner Appointed New Finance Director for the Public Schools of Chester, Deep River, Essex and Region 4

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, April 3, 2020 Contact: jbryan@reg4.k12.ct.us MS. KELLY STERNER APPOINTED NEW FINANCE DIRECTOR FOR THE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OF CHESTER, DEEP RIVER, ESSEX AND REGION 4 On...

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User Blogs • Published April 02, 2020 03:57 p.m.

CELC Middle School Students All Named as Finalists and Special Award Winners at the 2020 CT Science and Engineering Fair!

Six hundred students from 120 different middle and high schools throughout Connecticut participated in the 2020 CT Science and Engineering Fair (CSEF), this year held completely online, during the...

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User Blogs • Published March 28, 2020 02:37 p.m.

Branford CT Business Pivots to Offer Virtual Art Workshops

Branford CT based Painted by the Shore Goes Virtual with Online Painting Workshops and donates a portion of sales to the Branford Food Pantry until 4/30/20. Branford, CT (March 28, 2020) -...

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User Blogs • Published March 20, 2020 02:53 p.m.

Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut to Temporarily Close Retail Stores, Beginning March 20, 2020, Donation Sites to Remain Open

As an added precaution to support the health and well-being of its employees and customers, Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut will temporarily close all 22 of its retail shopping locations ...

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User Blogs • Published March 18, 2020 02:51 p.m.

REGION 4 PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPPORT TRI-TOWN AREA DURING COVID-19 SCHOOL CLOSURE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, March 18, 2020 Contact: jbryan@reg4.k12.ct.us REGION 4 PUBLIC SCHOOLS SUPPORT TRI-TOWN AREA DURING COVID-19 SCHOOL CLOSURE Region 4, along with districts...

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User Blogs • Published March 18, 2020 01:30 p.m.

Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut Makes Career Centers Virtual, Shortens Retail Hours

Bridgeport, Conn. (March 18, 2020) – As a precautionary measure, Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut (GWNC) has announced that it will shorten hours at all of its retail locations effective...

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User Blogs • Published March 17, 2020 07:48 p.m.

[chow] is open for business

[chow] Food and Beverage is not only open for business (Delivery & Take-out) but our food truck and wood fired pizza trailer are ready to roll. We are looking for a good spot to park so we can serve...

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User Blogs • Published March 16, 2020 09:54 a.m.

Senior Center closed but still providing Meals on Wheels

Following the State of CT guidelines, The Estuary Council’s Senior Center building will be closed until March 31st, but will continue providing Meals on Wheels uninterrupted. Staff will also be...

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User Blogs • Published March 14, 2020 05:43 a.m.

Killingworth Library Closing In Consideration of COVID-19

After careful consideration of the rapidly-evolving COVID-19/coronavirus situation, the Director and Board of Directors of the Killingworth Library have decided that the Killingworth Library will be ...

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User Blogs • Published March 13, 2020 03:09 p.m.

Hagaman Memorial Library Closing Indefinitely Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak

(EAST HAVEN, CT)- Under the advisement of the East Shore District Health Department, the Hagaman Memorial Library will be closed starting March 13, 2020 for an indefinite period of time due to the...

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User Blogs • Published March 11, 2020 05:59 p.m.

Circle Nursery School 5 Year Olds Class Collects Diapers and Wipes for the Fostering Families Initiative

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION IS IN NORTH MADISON, (not Westbrook). The Circle Nursery School 5 Year Olds class collected 100 packages of diapers and wipes to help mark their 100th day of school. The items ...

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User Blogs • Published March 09, 2020 12:38 p.m.

Vietnam Veterans Chapter 484 Firework Bingo Fundraiser

The Vietnam Veterans Chapter 484 puts on the firework display every year at the East Haven Town Beach. This year marks 20 years. There will be a bingo fundraiser held on April 17, 2020 at the East...

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User Blogs • Published March 09, 2020 10:57 a.m.

Killingworth Resident Inducted into Martial Arts Hall of Fame

Killingworth Resident Inducted into Martial Arts Hall of Fame As part of the annual Arnold Schwarzenegger's Arnold Classic Worldwide festivities. The world headquarters of Oriental Martial Arts...

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User Blogs • Published March 08, 2020 09:53 a.m.

State Champions: Daniel Hand Men’s Foil Fencing

Yesterday the men’s foil fencing team took the state championship title for the first time in Daniel Hand’s history. In a hard fought bout against Amity, it came down to one point. Finnegan Byrne,...

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User Blogs • Published March 03, 2020 04:24 p.m.

Knights of Columbus Council 5780 of Madison Makes a Donation to the SARAH Foundation

On March 3, 2020, outgoing Chair John Mathieu and incoming Chair John Warfel of the Madison Knights of Columbus, Council 5780, presented Ken Alberti, Director of the SARAH Foundation with a check...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 29, 2020 06:14 p.m.

The Killingworth Library Golf Tournament Returns to the Clinton Country Club – Save The Date!

Save the date for the 15th Annual John P. Hine, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament on August 17th at the Clinton Country Club – returning there is a dream come true! Funds raised at this event, the...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 28, 2020 11 a.m.

BNI Shoreline Visitor's Day – Tuesday, March 3rd, 7:15am - 8:30am

BNI SHORELINE VISITOR'S DAY – Special Tuesday Morning Meeting Members are encouraged to bring a guest. Location: Clinton Police Department, 170 East Main St., Clinton, CT 06413 Date/Time:...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 27, 2020 02:29 p.m.

The Children's Tree Montessori School Celebrates 25 Years

The Children’s Tree Montessori School began the 2019-2020 school year just like any other. However, this school year is a very special one, as it marks the 25th year anniversary of our beautiful...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 25, 2020 12:56 p.m.

Appointing Guardians for Children under the Age of 18

BNI SHORELINE (CLINTON CT) WEEKLY MEETING & PRESENTATION Tuesday morning, March 3, 2020 at 7:15a - 8:30a Topic: “Appointing Guardians for Children under the Age of 18” Speaker: Attorney Michael...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 24, 2020 10:35 a.m.

Branford’s Gina Macdonald Recognized as Leading Eating Disorder and Body Image Specialist

Shoreline Eating Disorder and Body Image Specialist Gina Macdonald, MA, LPC, CEDS-S was recently featured in the internationally recognized resource catalogue Gurze/Salucore; invited to be part of...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 21, 2020 04:34 p.m.

Foundation to Match Funds Raised by PTO for New Swing Set at Essex Elementary School

The Essex Elementary School Foundation (EESF) has announced it will match the funds raised up to $4,500 by the Essex Elementary School (EES) PTO for a new swing set on the school property. The PTO ...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 18, 2020 09:47 a.m.

It Takes a Village to Produce a High School Play

Producing a high school play is a huge undertaking: Renting the script alone can cost thousands of dollars. In addition, money is needed to build and design the set and costumes and to feed the...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 17, 2020 02:31 p.m.

Register now for Summer Youth Mega Sports Camp (football, cheerleading; also cooking)

Plan for your summer activities now! **NOW OPEN** Enrollment for Mega Sports Camp July 6-11th, 2020, 9am -12 pm Choose from: Flag Football (boys and girls, k5-6) Cheerleading (girls only, k5-...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 11, 2020 08:15 a.m.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga: Energizing and Uplifting

Wash away the stale layers of last year and find your inner strength and beauty through sun salutations, warrior series and detoxifying twists. Suitable for all levels; modifications will be given to ...

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User Blogs • Published Feb. 11, 2020 08:13 a.m.

Meditation and Mindfulness Classes

“Every morning we are born again. What we do today is what matters most.”-Buddha Allow this class to demystify meditation and mindfulness and bring the ancient practices to the modern era. This...

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