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Gas Leak Update

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Oct 192017
 

UPDATE: This just in at 10:38 a.m.

Route 34 E has re-opened after a 90-minute closure due to a ruptured gas line.

Lakeview Drive is still closed while the Gas Co completes its work. Service to homes may be off for a while.

The Orange Volunteer Fire Department has just cleared the scene.

Still, as a precautionary measure, please don’t discard lit cigarettes from your vehicle in the area.

Enjoy the weather today and, be careful out there.

Chamber Members, Mark Your Calendars For These Events

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Oct 192017
 

Here is an updated Chamber Calendar for October and November. Chamber Members, mark your calendars and set the alarm on your smartphones.

October

 24 – Business After Hours at The Milford Bank, 1455 Boston Post RoadMilford 5-7 p.m., $15.

Octoberfest Beers, Bourbon & More, Appetisers by Bar 333,”Lock In” vault photo booth by 24/7 Entertainment,

Discount tickets available to the first 15 who register!

Call today: 203-795-3328 or email: director@orangectchamber.com 

 

26 – First Selectman Debate, Town of Orange, Grassy Hill Country Club, Clark Lane, Orange at 6:30 p.m. 

Free and open to the public.

Email Candidate questions to: director@orangectchamber.com

   

November

– “Friendsgiving” BAH at Orange Ale House, 517 Boston Post Road, Orange – 5-7 p.m.,

$15 per person, Bring co-workers and friends! You Must Register!

50% percent of the Proceeds to be donated to the Food Bank!

Fabulous Raffle Prizes to celebrate the season!

 

15 –  Women’s Breakfast, Orange & West Haven Chambers at Raymour & Flanagan, 538 Boston Post Road, Orange at 8:00 a.m.

“Yes! You Can Enjoy Networking!” presented by Rob Thomas.

Catered by Eli’s, $5, Reservations Required! 

Open to all women in the West Haven & Orange Area

Email: director@orangectchamber.com 

BREAKING! Major Gas Leak, Route 34 E Shut Down

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Oct 192017
 

This Just In… Route 34 E is Shut Down due to a ruptured Gas Line (Near Lakeview Drive) toward West Haven Line. (If your gas furnace and hot water heater suddenly stopped working this is why)

The westbound lanes are still open.

Stay clear of the area. DO NOT SMOKE!

There is no estimation for when the road will be reopened. Find an alternate route.

 

Orange Chamber Gives Back At Friendsgiving Event in November

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Oct 182017
 

The Orange Chamber of Commerce will host a “Friendsgiving” Business After Hours, at the Orange Ale House, 517 Boston Post Road, Orange on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 5 p.m.

“Friendsgiving” will kick off the holiday season with 50% of the proceeds from the event fees going to a local food bank.

Chamber members are asked to invite co-workers and friends. Businesses that are not members are encouraged to attend and network.

The fee is $15 per person.

To register, e-mail director@orangectchamber.com

Field Hockey: Amity Bows To Cheshire in Woodbridge

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Oct 182017
 

The Amity field hockey team hosted rival school Cheshire for a home conference game on Monday.

The girls battled it out in the bone chilling fall air, and the Rams came out on top 4-0.

Amity is on the road today for a 3:45 p.m. game at Lauralton Hall, Milford (5-7).

Records: Amity 6-6, Cheshire 10-2 (OT)-1.

Mark Your Calendars For The Senior Health And Safety Fair

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Sep 122017
 

The Laughter Yoga Club demonstrated their moves at a past senior health fair.

The 16th Annual Health and Safety Fair will take place at the High Plains Community Center on Friday, September 15 from 9:30 am to 12 noon.

Vendors representing all sorts of agencies will be on hand to give out information about products and services that benefit older adults.

There will be raffle prizes and refreshments.

Sponsored by Coldwell Banker, Orange Visiting Nurses Association, Maplewood of Orange and the Orange Senior Center.

Admission is free.

For more information call 203-891-4784.

Check It Out: Free Health Fair and Medical Camp on Sunday

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Sep 102017
 

Chinmaya Saraswati, 393 Derby Avenue, in Orange is hosting a Free Health Fair and Medical Camp Sunday, September 10, 2017, from 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.
The Free Health Fair and Medical Camp is sponsored by the CT Association of Physicians from India (CAPI). The following services will be offered: Screenings for Asthma; Blood Pressure & Blood Sugar; Body Mass Index, and Assessment of Cardio Metabolic Risk.
Second opinion consultations by specialists in the following fields: Internal Medicine, OBGYN, Infertility, Gastroenterology, Pulmonology, Neurology, Endocrinology, Oncology, Psychiatry, Sleep Apnea & Sleep Disorders.
Also offered are Dental Screenings & Dentistry (Pediatric and Adult aesthetic & Fluoride treatments.)
All services are free, confidential, and available on a first-come, first-served basis to people of all ages. Walk-ins are welcome, and early registration is available thru info@chinmayasaraswati.com.

About Your Carnival Wristbands

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Aug 022017
 

The forecast shows a chance of a couple of pop-up showers on Thursday and Friday, but, as always the Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival will go on as planned.

That said, if you have purchased your discount priced ride bracelets online, when you arrive at the fairgrounds, go directly to the rear of the raffle tent (across from the pavilion ‘Main Food Tent’) to pick up your wristbands, and have your ID ready.

You may use your wristbands at any one of the following time periods:

  1. Thursday, Aug. 3, 5 to 11 p.m.
  2. Friday, Aug. 4, 5 p.m. to midnight
  3. Saturday, Aug. 5, 12 noon to 5 p.m.
  4. Saturday, Aug. 5, 5 p.m. to midnight
  5. Sunday, Aug. 6, 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Remember, children must be at least 3-feet tall to ride any ride. 

You can still buy regular priced tickets at the carnival.

Bought in advance, the cost of wristbands for adults and/or children are: 1 – $28, 2 – $50 (save $6), 3 – $75 (save $9), 4 – $100 (save $12), 5 – $125 (save $15), 6 – $150 (Save $18), 7 – $175 (save $21), 8 – $200 (save $24), 9 – $225 (save $27).

PLEASE HELP! We Need YOU-Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival

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Aug 022017
 

The Orange Volunteer Firemen’s Carnival will be held this weekend beginning on Thursday, August 3 through Sunday, August 6.

Help is again gratefully accepted and very much needed in the main food tent.

High school students looking for community service hours are also invited.

If you are interested in giving of your time for a few hours, especially on Saturday, beginning at 11 a.m. for the day shift, or the evening time, beginning at 4 p.m.

Help is also needed on Sunday, beginning at noontime. The carnival does not go into the evening on Sunday.

We will also need some assistance on Thursday and on Friday beginning at 4:30 p.m.

If your company would like to volunteer together, as a group that would be great and very much appreciated.

Coldwell Banker-Orange volunteers on Thursday night. Real Living-Wareck D’Ostilio is putting together volunteers for Friday evening

Please remember that aside from having a good time pitching in with your neighbors and friends to help, the volunteer fire department also helps keep our town taxes lower.

The carnival is held rain or shine unless it’s called off due to dangerous weather.

If you are willing to help the OVFD, which is on call 24/7/365,  just show up and offer your assistance.

Call or email Denise Mirto to add your name 203-464-9972 call or text or even better email at denise.mirto@gmail.com

Olympian Coming To Orange

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Jul 182017
 

The ASD Fitness Center, 307 Racebrook Road, Orange, will host a meet and greet with Olympic Rower Dan Walsh, tonight, July 18 at 6:30 p.m.

Walsh, a two-time Olympian and Bronze Medalist in Rowing will celebrate with local Special Olympic Athletes

Walsh is a Norwalk native and graduate of Brien McMahon High School. He won a bronze medal with the United States Men’s 8+ at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. His professional rowing career spans 15 years, including 11 years on U.S. Rowing’s Senior National team, a bronze medal at the 2006 World Championships, and two Olympic Games.

This event includes pizza and refreshments, and opportunities for photos and autographs.

Due to limited availability, you must RSVP.

Email: asdfitnesscenter1@gmail.com or call 203-553-9508