Sep 032014
Property Transfers: List of Homes That Sold In Orange Aug. 25 - 29

Town Clerk Patrick O’Sullivan released this information regarding property transfers filed with his office from Aug. 25-29. • 848 1/2 Derby Avenue, $309,000, Roger Mastrony to Alexander Zamachaj, filed on Aug. 25. • 179 Sunrise Hill Circle, $880,584, Sunrise Hill Estates LLC to John Levy, filed on Aug. 27. • 64 Hampton Close, $550,000, Gregory Viola [Read The Full Story]

Sep 022014
Obituary: James E. Thomas, Sr., 76, Beloved Husband of Barbara Thomas, Father, An Accomplished Artist

James (Jim) E. Thomas, Sr., age 76 of Orange, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side August 28, 2014, at CT Hospice in Branford. Jim was born on March 25, 1938, a son of the late Jeannette Sennett Thomas and Lester H. Thomas. Jim is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Thomas, [Read The Full Story]

Sep 022014
Notes In A Nutshell: Town Plan & Zoning Commission

Tonight’s Town Plan & Zoning Commission meeting was brief, but many subjects were covered. Economic Development Director Paul Grimmer requested (in writing) a zone change for the corridor between Prindle Hill Road and the Boston Post Road in order to attract more business to Orange. This is the area of the Capecelatro property where there [Read The Full Story]

Sep 022014
Orange VNA Schedules Three Flu Clinics

The Orange Visiting Nurse Association offers the following Community FLU Clinics: Tuesday, Sept. 16, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  High Plains Community Center 525 Orange Center Road Appointment ONLY Call 203-891-4752 to schedule appointment Mon-Thurs 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 1 – 3 p.m. High Plains Community Center 525 Orange Center Road No appointment Necessary Thursday, Oct. [Read The Full Story]

Sep 022014
The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year Is Here: Orange Students Go Back To School

Students big and small returned to school this morning in Orange and across the Amity area. Kent Pierce from WTNH-8 showed up at Peck Place School and took a mini-tour of the inside with Principal Eric Carbone. Orange Live walked through with Mike Luzzi, Board of Ed Chairman Bill Kraut and Board member Jeff Cap [Read The Full Story]

Sep 022014
Dr. K’s Motown Review performs at Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation Gala Benefit at Fairfield University’s Quick Center for the Arts Sept. 6

Revisiting the Motown Sound and reprising one of modern music’s golden eras, Dr. K’s Motown Review headlines the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation’s twelfth annual Evening for the Arts Gala Benefit on Saturday, Sept. 6,  at Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. The performance begins at 7 p.m. and is preceded by [Read The Full Story]

Sep 012014
Antiques and Collectibles Available for Sale in Orange

  There’s still time to find that unique gift for  fall weddings, anniversar1es and birthdays.  If you don’t have time to get to the mall, stop by the Orange Historical Society Antique Shop, 605 Orange Center Road on Saturdays, 10-3.  You won’t be disappointed in the quality of the antiques and collectibles.  For information call 203 795-3106.

Sep 012014
A Letter from Supt. Lynn McMullin Regarding Progress At Peck Place School

After a very long weekend, with a dedicated crews of installers and teachers working day and night,  Peck is presentable enough to open tomorrow and welcome your students to a new school year in their nearly-new school building. Most areas look spectacular! However, there is still a great deal of work that needs to be [Read The Full Story]

Sep 012014
Are You Ready For The First Day Of School? Go to Bed Early Tonight

It’s 6 p.m., on Labor Day and you’re all ready to start school tomorrow, right? Summer reading assignments are complete. Your backpack is filled and has been double checked to contain everything you need. If not, you most likely can find a store that’s still open for those last-minute supplies. Orange public schools do not require uniforms, but [Read The Full Story]

Sep 012014
Obituary: Robert D'Orso, 68, Brother of Thomas D'Orso

Robert L. D’Orso, 68, passed away suddenly at home August 24, 2014 in Arlington, TN. He was born in Norwalk, CT on January 31, 1946. He was the son of the late Louis J. D’Orso and Dorothy Emond D’Orso. Bob is survived by his wife, Darma Keen D’Orso; daughters Jennifer (Gary) VanKeppel, Megan (James) Eyster, [Read The Full Story]