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Jan 242015
 
Trent: Keeping Drugs Off The Streets

On Friday night, Orange Police Officer Mary Bernegger and her K9 partner Trent visited the Orange Congregational Church where the youth group was taking part in the annual fundraising Freeze Out to benefit Habitat for Humanity. Trent is a trained drug-sniffing dog. Bernegger hid small amounts of drugs inside the building and told Trent to [Read The Full Story]

Jan 242015
 
Church Youth, Chaperones Freeze Out To Help Those In Need

On Friday night into Saturday, the Youth of the Orange Congregational Church participated in the “Freeze Out,” fundraising event to benefit Youth United/Habitat for Humanity. The purpose of this event is to raise money for Habitat for Humanity in Bridgeport. The Orange Congregational group hopes to raise at least $2,000 from this event to put toward its [Read The Full Story]

Jan 242015
 
Boys Hockey: Zack Shelnitz Gets A Hat Trick As Amity Battles Tough Undefeated Scarsdale

Even before skating onto the Edward Bennett Rink on Friday evening, the Amity Spartans knew that they had a battle ahead of them going up against an undefeated division 1 team from Scarsdale New York.  The first period was a heartbreaker for Amity. The Raiders wasted no time posting on the scoreboard with Captain James [Read The Full Story]

Jan 242015
 
Open House, Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

Marsha Oliver will host an open house at 355 Longmeadow Road on Sunday, Jan. 25 from 1-4 p.m.  This 5,000 square foot Colonial on the Corner Lot of a Cul De Sac offers 5 large bedrooms with walk in closets, 3 Full Baths, Jacuzzi, 800 SF Family Room, Huge Master Suite with Dressing Room and Formal Dining Room.  Interior [Read The Full Story]

Jan 232015
 
Snow expected for The 2015 Freeze Out

It’s been done in the snow, in sub-freezing temperatures, mild drizzle and above average temperatures.  No matter what the weather, the youth of the Orange Congregational Church have participated in the “Freeze Out,” an important fundraising event to benefit Youth United/Habitat for Humanity for the past several years. You will notice a shanty town of [Read The Full Story]

Jan 232015
 
Tarzan The Musical: Tickets Are Now On Sale

Tickets to Tarzan are now on sale, get yours before all the best seats are filled (you know it will happen!) The Amity Theater Department announced that tickets for Tarzan the Broadway Musical written by music legend Phil Collins are now on sale.   To purchase tickets go to their website at www.amitytheaterdepartment.com  Tarzan will swing into [Read The Full Story]

Jan 232015
 
Snow Expected Much Earlier Than Previously Reported

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for New Haven and Fairfield counties from midnight until 6 p.m. on Saturday. Snow is expected to start after midnight Saturday, but mainly predawn (much earlier than our previous story). It then transitions to a mix, then end late afternoon and early evening. Orange will most likely end up [Read The Full Story]

Jan 222015
 
Why Not Cover The Girls Hockey Games?

As many residents know, Amity girls are part of a co-op Hockey team called the Blades, composed of players from Amity, North Haven and Cheshire. Their home ice is The Rinks at Shelton. They play hard, but you’ve never seen a story or photos of them on Orange Live. Why Not? Actually, it’s quite simple, [Read The Full Story]

Jan 222015
 
Remember Snow? We're In For Some This Weekend

It looks like we’ll have a little snow on Saturday. Tomorrow is the calm before the storm with sunny, dry weather and temps in the 30s. Light snow is expected to begin around 9 a.m. on Saturday and may continue into the evening. Accumulations could be up to 5″ in Orange. There may be a [Read The Full Story]

Jan 222015
 
Orange Police Investigate Three Holiday Weekend Burglaries

The Orange Police Department responded to three shed burglaries over the holiday weekend. On Sunday, Jan. 18, officers received complaints from two different residents on South Greenbrier Drive that their sheds had been forcibly entered and tools were missing. On Monday, Jan. 19, a resident on High Ridge Road reported that his shed was entered [Read The Full Story]