Students interested in joining the Orange Middle School Track Team are reminded that tomorrow, Tuesday, March 31 there will be a brief informational meeting for students who are either returning to or interested in joining the Orange MS track team.
All students who wish to be a part of the track team for the Spring season should attend this student athlete/coaches meeting.
This meeting is informational only, you do not need your medical forms for the meeting. (No time was available to us)
State Rep. Henry Genga (D-Hartford) said overwhelming medical research favors the ban. Many Connecticut parents agree.
Several states have a similar ban in effect, including Arkansas, Maine, California and Louisiana.
Lawmakers also are moving along legislation that would prohibit people from smoking electronic or vapor cigarettes in certain places, including restaurants, bars and retail food stores. Proponents said they worry about the possible harmful effects of vaping.
One local business that got a jump on this safety issue is the Orange Ale House which has had no smoking/vaping signs posted throughout the building for more than a month.
The bills both passed in the Public Health Committee. Now the bills will move to the House for further action.
Under one bill, someone could no longer smoke in a vehicle if there’s child inside, riding in a child car seat.
First-time violators would face a written warning, while subsequent violators would face an infraction, punishable by a fine.
When you think of a meeting place, you may envision a coffee shop or favorite restaurant, but in Orange, the Transfer Station, end of South Orange Center Road (Behind Home Depot) seems to be the most popular place by far.
The New Haven Mineral Club returns to Amity Regional Middle School, 100 Ohman Ave., with its 42nd annual Gem & Mineral & Jewelry Show, April 11 and 12.
If you have never been to the show, it is a fun and educational event for people of all ages.
If you’re looking for unique stone jewelry, tumbled or raw stones, carved totem animals, healing crystals or just hope to meet other people with your interests in collecting fossils or crystal mining.
Come to the show and browse through the endless line of dealers and exhibits with their minerals, gems, jewelry, fossils, crystals, metaphysical stones and more.
There are door prizes, children’s activities and refreshments, too.
The show takes place Saturday, April 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Free parking, Admission is $5 — under 12 admitted free when accompanied by an adult.
This recall is based on a recall notice from one of Superior Foods, Inc., organic frozen spinach suppliers that Superior Foods, Inc., may have received organic spinach with the possible presence of Listeria monocytogenes, an organism which can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems. Although healthy individuals may suffer only short-term symptoms such as high fever, severe headache, stiffness, nausea, abdominal pain and diarrhea, Listeria infection can cause miscarriages and stillbirths among pregnant women.
Product was distributed Nationwide at Target retail stores.
Simply Balanced Organic Chopped Spinach 10-oz steam in bag
DPCI # (Department, Class, Item.) 270-00-0663
UPC Code – 85239 00663
Production Date Code and Best By Code
4360SF3 through 7 J1 Best By 26/06/2016
4360SF3 through 7 J2 Best By 26/06/2016
5026SF4 through 8 J1 Best By 26/07/2016
5026SF4 through 8 J2 Best By 26/07/2016
5051SF2 through 4 J1 Best By 20/08/2016
5051SF2 through 4 J2 Best By 20/08/2016
Superior Foods Inc., is not aware of any illness complaints to date related to this event. Out of an abundance of caution, however, Superior Foods, Inc., is recalling these products based on the recall notice we received from our supplier. This recall is being conducted with the knowledge of the Food and Drug Administration.
Consumers who have any of the product identified are urged to dispose it, or return it to the store where it was purchased for an exchange or full refund.
Consumers with questions may call 1-866-672-0811 Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
All lots of Silver Lake brand Easter Egg Cookies, NET WT. 8 OZ (226g), have been voluntarily recalled due to undeclared egg (Allergen) in the ingredients. For people who have an allergy or a severe sensitivity to eggs run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these cookies. The cookies are safe for consumption by those who do not have egg allergies.
The recalled Easter Egg Cookies were primarily sold to supermarkets in the following states: MN, WI, NY, GA, IL,CT, PA, MA, and IN.
There are no reported illnesses to date associated with this recall.
The Easter Egg Cookies were sold under The Silver Lake label with the UPC code of: 0 37695 49817 1
Customers with an egg allergy who have purchased the affected product should dispose of it. Consumers with a questions can call Silver Lake Cookie Company at 1-800-645-9048 x263, Monday through Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST.
The 2015 Orange Police Department Citizens’ Police Academy began on March 11.
This eight-week program provides residents (and some out-of-town participants) with insight to the department’s operations and procedures. Registration filled up quickly this year with 20 interested people, including an Orange selectman and a CERT member participating.
Classes take place every Wednesday evening for 2.5 hours starting with Chief Robert Gagne offering an overview of the administration, department history and hierarchy, and an explanation of his role.
The large group was treated to a tour of the facilities, including the dispatch area, fingerprinting room, sally port, shooting range, conference room, administrator’s and detective’s offices.
Sgt. Ray LaPlante gave an overview of the patrol division explaining everything from the chain of command, to their responsibilities and an introduction to the patrol car.
The second class focused on traffic and accident investigation, investigation procedures and a mock traffic accident.
Also included in this evening was a look at drunken driving enforcement, about the law and an intoxylizer and a “fun” hands on Fatal Vision Demo and roadside sobriety test.
Officer Brian Foote and Detective Harry Burke volunteered their time to run this class.
Session three, last Wednesday had Officer Jonathan DeRubeis in charge showing the class all of the weapons (pistols and rifles) that the patrol officers and SWAT Unit use as well as tasers,
He demonstrated how the taser gun works on a foil target in the pistol range and then showed how their standard issued bullet proof vests can stop a bullet.
At each session, the students ask plenty of questions and gain a better understanding of what it is like to be a police officer in the town of Orange.
Upcoming subjects include crime prevention, DARE, Youth Services, Investigative Services, medical emergencies, K-9 units, and how the court system works.
It will once again be held at the High Plains Community Center.
Orange Live will provide additional details as they become available.
Call 203-891-1045 to reserve your booth today or e-mail [email protected].
Also consider if you would like to be a sponsor of this year’s Expo.
Originally Published on: Jan 5, 2015 @ 11:20
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