Oct 302014
Girls Volleyball: For Amity, It's On To The Finals — And Another Face-Off With Cheshire

Amity defeated Foran 3-1 in the semi-finals on Wednesday night in Woodbridge. Amity won the first two games 25-15, and 25-22. Then Foran came through with a 25-19 win in the third game. The Lady Spartans beat the Lions in the final game 25-11, winning the match and moving on to the finals. Amity’s noteworthy players: [Read The Full Story]

Oct 302014
Library Film Buffs Series Features The Lunchbox

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, will host this month’s “Film Buffs” feature next Thursday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. “The Lunchbox” (India 2013) A mistaken delivery in Mumbai’s famously efficient lunchbox delivery system connects a young housewife to an older man in the dusk of his life as they build a fantasy world [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Get Ready For Santa's Helper!

Do you have small children? Do you love the magic of Christmas? For 20 years Santa Claus has teamed up with the Orange Volunteer Fire Department for its Santa’s Helper Fundraising event in which 100 percent of the proceeds are used towards the purchase of firefighting and rescue equipment.  For two decades Santa’s Helper Teams of firefighters, special [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Obituary: Greg Dominick Feliconio, 47, Brother of Tom Feliconio

Greg Dominick Feliconio, age 47, of Monroe, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 26, at Connecticut Hospice, Branford, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Bridgeport on August 23, 1967, he was a son of Dominick and Carolyn DeVito Feliconio of Trumbull. Greg was a foreman and mechanic for A. Laugeni & Sons of West Haven. [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Obituary: Susan Palmer, 71, Beloved Wife, Mother, Community Volunteer

Susan Louise Short Palmer, age 71, of Orange, died October 15, 2014. She was the devoted wife of Frederick Palmer for 47 years and mother of Carla Palmer, Arlington, MA and Debra Palmer Stratford, CT. Daughter of the late John M. Short and Helen Ahrens Short. Sister of Judith (Thomas) Pryor, Gorham ME, Nancy (Richard) [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Congregation Or Shalom Offers An Inspiring Kristallnacht Presentation

Congregation Or Shalom, 205 Old Grassy Hill Road, presents its annual Kristallnacht Commemoration on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014 at 9 a.m.All are welcome to attend. This year’s program is in honor of “50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Eleanor & Gilbert Kraus.” In early 1939, few Americans were doing anything about the darkening storm clouds [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Private High School Options Available For Students

Amity Middle School students are welcome to attend the following open house events and take entrance exams for these private schools. Notre Dame Wast Haven – Entrance Test, Saturday, Nov. 8, at 8 a.m. – mandatory $60 fee pre-registration. Sacred Heart Academy – Entrance Test, Saturday, Nov. 8 at 8 a.m. Notre Dame Fairfield – [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
Two Amity Teams Compete In SCC Championship Meets Tonight

Tonight (Wednesday, Oct. 29) is a big night for two of Amity’s best girls sports teams. The Girls Swimming and Diving will compete in the SCC Championship meet at the Moore Fieldhouse at Southern at 6 p.m. Also at 6 p.m., our Girls Volleyball will take on Foran in the SCC semi-finals at Amity High School. [Read The Full Story]

Oct 292014
SNOWPLOW VS. MAILBOX: Which Will Win This Winter?

The Town of Orange Highway Department would like to remind homeowners of the town’s mailbox policy. The Highway Department does not replace mailboxes or posts.  If the slush from the snowplows knocks off a mailbox or breaks a post, the homeowner is responsible.  Only if the Highway Department initiates contact with the homeowner will the [Read The Full Story]

Oct 282014
Give Your Input On The Town Plan of Conservation And Development

The Town Plan and Zoning Commission has scheduled a public meeting at the High Plains Community Center gymnasium on Tuesday, Nov. 18 from 7-9 p.m. to get Orange residents’ input regarding the update of the Plan of Conservation and Development.   The Commission has been working on updating the Town Plan for the past year [Read The Full Story]