Town of Easton Receives Support from United Way of Coastal Fairfield County

Grant and Masks to Help Residents Affected by Covid Pandemic Fallout

United Way of Coastal Fairfield County (UWCFC) has awarded the Town of Easton a grant to support residents impacted by the Covid-19 crisis, along with a supply of gift cards and KN95 protective face masks.  Presentation Continue reading “Town of Easton Receives Support from United Way of Coastal Fairfield County”

State Rep. Tony Scott Announces Run for Re-election in Newly Redrawn 112th District

Tony Scott is the State Representative for the 112th District, which now includes parts of Easton and Trumbull based on the state’s newly drawn redistricting map approved last year by a bipartisan panel composed of state lawmakers. Scott now represents almost 50% (3,588 people) of Easton.

Continue reading “State Rep. Tony Scott Announces Run for Re-election in Newly Redrawn 112th District”

Column: Pig May Save Man

A pig’s heart was transplanted into a human last week.  Whether this is the first of many such transplants or an isolated case will become evident within a few months. The heart recipient was 57 years old. Why he was not considered to be a candidate for receipt of a human heart was Continue reading “Column: Pig May Save Man”

The Center for Family Justice Receives Grant for Crisis Services

The Center for Family Justice has received a $30,000 grant from Fairfield County’s Community Foundation to help the nonprofit provide crisis and supportive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence and child abuse in the Greater Bridgeport area including Easton.

The funds from Continue reading “The Center for Family Justice Receives Grant for Crisis Services”

Easton Property Transfers — December 2021

The following property transfers were recorded by the Easton Town Clerk’s office for the month of December:

50 Riverside Lane, Negreiro & Son Construction LLC to Anthony H. and Hayley E. Vyas, $1,185,000.

27 Adirondack Trail, Adirondack States LLC to Andrew J. and Kinder B. Freedman, Continue reading “Easton Property Transfers — December 2021”

State House Redistricting Map Means Change for Many Easton Voters

An altered Connecticut House of Representatives district map approved in November by the Bipartisan Reapportionment Commission of the Connecticut General Assembly will reshape the composition of the 112th House District.

Currently, the 112th District includes Monroe and part of Continue reading “State House Redistricting Map Means Change for Many Easton Voters”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 1/14/2022

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Good afternoon.

The Covid news is somewhat mixed. We recorded our 1,000th case in Easton. This is certainly an underestimate because many are testing at home and not being captured in the state data. For the first time in several weeks, we had fewer cases Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Eastonites Rally Around Missing Dog Later Found Asleep on Couch

Mako, a mini Goldendoodle who spent two days and nights missing outside in the freezing cold, surprised his family when he turned up asleep on the couch.

“He slipped through a door left open by a crack and we found him on the couch,” said Barbara Powell. Mako is Powell’s son’s Continue reading “Eastonites Rally Around Missing Dog Later Found Asleep on Couch”

Appointments to Start the New Year

Board of Selectmen Meeting of Jan. 6, 2022

The Board of Selectmen held its first meeting of the new year on January 6. The main order of business was the appointment and reappointment of many people serving the town on boards and commissions. Many terms expire around the start Continue reading “Appointments to Start the New Year”

Ousted Republican Town Committee Members Petitioning for Primary

Newly ousted members of the Easton Republican Town Committee are collecting signatures to force a primary to regain their two-year seats.

The petition for a primary follows the ERTC’s caucus held on Jan. 4 at Samuel Staples Elementary School, during which many longtime committee Continue reading “Ousted Republican Town Committee Members Petitioning for Primary”

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