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  • Victoria Soto Was Prepared For Last, Selfless Lesson

    Victoria Soto Was Prepared For Last, Selfless Lesson
    Professor Leslie Ricklin noticed it early on. Victoria Soto was different than the other teacher candidates in Ricklin's social-studies methods course at Eastern Connecticut State University. It wasn't Vicki Leigh Soto's boundless energy or even the...
  • Tense And Poignant Moments Monday At Schools, Bus Stops

    — Parents throughout the state said they struggled with a flood of emotions Monday as they brought their students to school or watched them get on the bus. Dawn Mendoza of Middlefield, the parent of an intermediate school student and an elementary...
  • The Amazing Maze At Lyman Orchards

    The Amazing Maze At Lyman Orchards
                This fall, people of all ages gathered in Middlefield at Lyman Orchards. Families enjoyed activities like apple picking, pumpkin picking, pony rides, and fresh apple pie at the food market. However, everyone's focus seemed to be on the...
  • Ukulele Advocate: Uke Society

    Ukulele Advocate: Uke Society
    When I started playing uke a decade ago, it was a solitary pursuit. (Pursuke?) The phrase I remember hearing a lot when I was arranging ukulele shows at Café Nine was “Oh, he’ll play. He’s got a ukulele in the closet.” Nobody was...
  • Cherubic Folksinger Melanie Returns With a Show at Infinity Hall

    Cherubic Folksinger Melanie Returns With a Show at Infinity Hall
    Melanie Thurs., Nov. 1, Infiinity Music Hall, 20 Greenwoods Road West, Norfolk, (866) 666-6306, infinityhall.com   I've had people make fun of me because I like Melanie. Seriously, good friends, co-workers, even in-laws have ridiculed me for...
  • Kosher in Connecticut: Where to Find the Real Thing

    Kosher in Connecticut: Where to Find the Real Thing
    Many people who keep strictly Kosher at home will adopt a "when in Rome" attitude when eating out, not limiting themselves to Kosher restaurants. (There simply aren't enough of them and besides, many Jews have a soft spot for Italian food.) However, the...
  • Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts Hosting a Student Art Competition

    Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts Hosting a Student Art Competition
    It's not enough to just foster arts programming in schools. When our children take an interest or show a talent in the arts, their love and talent must also be fostered with care, opportunity and experience. The Shoreline Arts Alliance has hosted a juried...
  • Some Amish find safety triangles too blingy

     
    Amish safety triangles: A Kentucky lawmaker has introduced a bill that seeks to find a workaround for an ultraconservative Amish branch that is bucking state law by refusing to affix orange safety triangles on their horse-drawn buggies on the grounds that...
  • The Week: 7/7 - 7/13

    The Week:  7/7 - 7/13
    Thursday July 7 Books: The Eternal Struggle Are you still finding it hard to keep your kids reading while on summer break? Shepherd them to one of two appearances by local author Elise Broach in the hopes that her new book will pique their interest....
  • Powder Ridge Deal Falls Through

    Powder Ridge Deal Falls Through
    A deal between Middlefield and Alpine Ridge LLC to reopen the Powder Ridge ski resort will not happen, according to town officials. Attorneys for Alpine Ridge sent a letter to town officials last week indicating they no longer wanted to purchase the ski...
  • Help Willy's Friends Pet Food and Supply Drive on Dec. 3

    Help Willy's Friends Pet Food and Supply Drive on Dec. 3
    Help Willy's Friends Pet Food and Supply Drive, Dec. 3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Agway of North Haven, 66 State St., North Haven, (203) 239-1687; Agway of Middlefield, 147 Meriden Road (Route 66), Middlefield, (860) 347-7229; Agway of North Branford, 11...