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It Should Be A Nice Night To Check Out The Strawberry Full Moon

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Jun 242021
 
It Should Be A Nice Night To Check Out The Strawberry Full Moon

If you look towards the southeast just after sunset tonight you can watch the full Moon rise gently above the horizon. Although the moon will reach peak illumination at 2:40 p.m. it will not be visible until 8:51 p.m. when it drifts above the horizon. From the Old Farmer’s Almanac: A Strawberry Supermoon? You may have heard that [Read The Full Story]

Labor Day Concert And Fireworks Spectacular Scheduled

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Jun 222021
 
Labor Day Concert And Fireworks Spectacular Scheduled

The Town of Orange may be small in population, but it gained the reputation for bringing in topflight bands and one of the best fireworks displays in New Haven County. For this year’s Labor Day Concert, the Orange Town News, which is once again producing the event, will present “Ronstadt Revue” to perform prior to the town’s [Read The Full Story]

Proto Elected Chairman Of The CT Republican Party

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Jun 222021
 
Proto Elected Chairman Of The CT Republican Party

The New Haven County Young Republicans congratulate Ben Proto on being elected as the next Chair of the Connecticut Republican Party. In a press release, the NHCYR said, “Our organization looks forward to working alongside Ben Proto and the CT GOP to elect local and state candidates that will serve working families in Connecticut instead of a few [Read The Full Story]

Get Ready, The Orange Community Farmers’ Market Begins This Week

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Jun 212021
 
Get Ready, The Orange Community Farmers' Market Begins This Week

The Orange Community Farmers’ Market begins on Thursday, June 24 (with the last Market on Thursday, September 30.) The Farmers’ Market will take place every Thursday ** from 3:30  to 7 pm, June through September at the Pavilion on the Orange Fairgrounds, 525 Orange Center Road. Products are only the best certified and Connecticut grown; [Read The Full Story]

Do You Know The Significance of Juneteenth?

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Jun 192021
 
Do You Know The Significance of Juneteenth?

We’ve been hearing the term Juneteenth a lot lately as June 19th draws near, but do you know what it celebrates? I was amazed that although many people have heard the term over the years, not everyone is aware of its significance. I asked a few folks around town and got a variety of answers. [Read The Full Story]

BREAKING: Man Rescued From Car After Driving Into Pond In Orange

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Jun 182021
 
BREAKING: Man Rescued From Car After Driving Into Pond In Orange

At around 4:15 p.m. this afternoon an elderly man accidentally drove his car into the pond at Old Tavern Park. Police and the fire marshal were first on the scene, followed by OVFD. The car was not submerged and the man reportedly was conscious and talking when he was assisted out of the car. The [Read The Full Story]

Yes, The Firelight Commons Apartment/Business Complex Decision Has Been Reached

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Jun 152021
 
Yes, The Firelight Commons Apartment/Business Complex Decision Has Been Reached

Back on June 1, Orange Live covered the Town Plan & Zoning Meeting during which an apartment complex proposal for the Firelight Plaza on Old Tavern Road that includes 72 units and 226 parking places was discussed at length.  After some changes were made to the plans, the TP&Z met with the attorney for the [Read The Full Story]

Trophies, Scholarships Presented At Block A Awards Ceremony

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Jun 152021
 
Trophies, Scholarships Presented At Block A Awards Ceremony

2020-2021 Block A Awards (Part 2) After a disappointing 2019-2020 school year for high school athletes, when the Annual Block A Award Ceremony took place virtually and winners had to wait until their drive-thru graduation to receive their plaques and trophies, this year’s modified in-person event was a breath of fresh air.  Although there was [Read The Full Story]

65th Annual Block A Awards Presented

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Jun 152021
 
65th Annual Block A Awards Presented

After a disappointing 2019-2020 school year for high school athletes, when the Annual Block A Award Ceremony took place virtually and winners had to wait until their drive-thru graduation to receive their plaques and trophies, This year’s modified in-person event was a breath of fresh air. Although there was no dinner, and everyone still had [Read The Full Story]

JuJu’s Choice: Major League Baseball Or Full Ride College Scholarship?

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Jun 142021
 
JuJu's Choice: Major League Baseball Or Full Ride College Scholarship?

The last time I can remember major league baseball scouts clamoring to see an Amity Baseball phenomenon was back in 2018 when catcher Pat Winkel graced the Amity field. Winkel had it all, he could catch, throw, bat, and run like the wind. Coach Sal Coppola was by his side when they got the call, [Read The Full Story]