Dec 232014
What You Should Know: Town Of Orange Holiday Hours

In observance of Christmas and New Year’s, the Town of Orange holiday hours are as follows with the noted exceptions and for those departments providing emergency services: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 – Town Offices will close at 1:00 p.m. Exception:  Transfer Station will remain open to 2:00 p.m.         Thursday, December 25, [Read The Full Story]

Dec 222014
Tuesday is a Half Day (Minimum Day) at Amity Middle School

Tuesday, December 23 is a Minimum Day (half day for the old fashioned readers) for Amity Middle School Orange, with dismissal at 12:14 p.m.   Although lunch will not be served, the cafeteria will be open for a 15-minute snack period.   Students are welcome to bring a snack from home or purchase a snack from the [Read The Full Story]

Dec 222014
Obituary: Rose C. O'Brien, 85, Beloved Mother of Judy Cannata

Rose C. O’Brien, 85, longtime resident of Milford, and beloved wife to John O’Brien, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, December 18, 2014, at Milford Hospital. Born on June 5, 1929 in New Haven, CT, she was the daughter of the late Antonio and Teresa Prete Cimino. Rose was employed by the former Bell Telephone [Read The Full Story]

Dec 222014
Property Transfers: Recent Home Sales in Orange

Town Clerk Patrick O’Sullivan released this list of recent property transfers filed with Town Hall between Nov. 24 and Dec. 16. 483 Halliwell Ave., $277,500, Jie Zhang to Deepa Shirali, filed on Nov. 24. 305 Goose Lane, $512,786, Sunrise Hill Estates to Kevin Hadlock, filed on Nov. 25. 368 Grassy Hill Road, $302,000, Craig Calistro [Read The Full Story]

Dec 222014
When Will My Recycling Be Picked Up During The Holidays?

Due to the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays there will be changes in the residential recycling pick-up schedule. Those households normally scheduled for Thursday will be picked up on Friday and those households normally scheduled for Friday will be picked up on Saturday.

Dec 222014
Boys Hockey: Amity Battles It Out With Cheshire

After a 2-2 tie game with North Haven on Wednesday, Dec. 17, The Amity Boys Hockey Team went up against the always powerful Cheshire team at the Bennett Rink in West Haven on Saturday, Dec. 20. Starting Goalie, Freshman Tyler Cole, showed that he has the right stuff after shaking off two first period Cheshire [Read The Full Story]

Dec 212014
Orange Transfer Station Makes Recycling Easy

Getting or giving new electronic devices this holiday season? The Orange Recycling Committee wants you to know that Orange residents can recycle old electronics at the Orange Transfer Station: CRTs, LCDs, TVs, MP3s, computers, hard drives, laptops, cell phones, tablets, connecting wiring/cables, and more. Bring to the designated Electronics Recycling area to the right of [Read The Full Story]

Dec 212014
Handcrafted Orange Ornaments Still Available For Just $10 — Get Yours Today!

If you are looking for a special gift for someone, consider a beautiful handcrafted Orange Ornament. These wood ornaments are made with love locally and perfectly hand painted. They were sold at the Orange Country Fair and during the Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot so the availability is getting low. They are being sold for $10 each [Read The Full Story]

Dec 202014
The Cast of Tarzan Announced

After the gruelling process of auditioning more than 100 super talented singer/actors (and going through call backs) at Amity, the directors released the cast list for the Spring musical “Tarzan” on Friday. The actor who is playing the lead character is Max Karsanow, who you will immediately recognize from his roles as Anthony in Sweeney [Read The Full Story]

Dec 202014
Girl's Basketball: Lady Spartans vs Green Dragons

The Amity Girl’s Varsity Basketball team swooshed its way to its third consecutive win Friday night as they battled it out with a formidable opponent, the Hamden Green Dragons. For Amity’s newlywed Coach Michelle Shoop this looks to be a big year, her young team, led by captain Elise Graham, already is showing a lot [Read The Full Story]