Take the Pollinator Pledge–Bees and Butterflies Will Thank You

The Easton Garden Club is encouraging gardeners to take the “Pollinator Pledge” by planting pesticide-free and native pollinator-friendly plants, all food sources for bees, butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators.

The pollinator-friendly plants are not only food for a range Continue reading “Take the Pollinator Pledge–Bees and Butterflies Will Thank You”

New Research Finds Nearly Half of Connecticut’s Children Lived in Hardship Pre-Pandemic

A new United Way report reveals that federal poverty data undercounts how many children of all races are growing up with financial insecurity. Almost half of Connecticut’s children–42%–lived in households that couldn’t afford the basics in 2019, according to the report from United Continue reading “New Research Finds Nearly Half of Connecticut’s Children Lived in Hardship Pre-Pandemic”

Easton Property Transfers — March 2022

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

20 Gregory Farm Road, Gilbert G. and Simone Garceau to 20 Gregory Farm LLC, $790,000.

60 Tuckahoe Road, Vincent E. Rusciano to Jeff Susman, $1,625,000.

169 Sport Hill Road, Continue reading “Easton Property Transfers — March 2022”

Life in a Reservoir Town

In March of 1897, Curtis Thompson, a well-regarded attorney of many years in Bridgeport presented a case on behalf of the town of Easton at a judiciary committee hearing in Hartford.
At issue was Easton’s grand list that had been materially reduced when the Bridgeport Hydraulic Company Continue reading “Life in a Reservoir Town”

Republican State Central Committee Files Motion to Dismiss Complaint Over ERTC Caucus  

The Republican State Central Committee has asked a Superior Court judge to dismiss a complaint filed by five town residents claiming the state committee had no right to invalidate an Easton Republican Town Committee caucus.

June Chiaia-Logie, Beverly Dacey, Adele O’Kane, Elizabeth Continue reading “Republican State Central Committee Files Motion to Dismiss Complaint Over ERTC Caucus  “

Easton Property Transfers — February 2022

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

49 Adirondack Trail, River Ridge Estates LLC to Steven and Ellen Galfund Reisberg, $350,000.

35 Fensky Road, Mountain Wood Trail LLC and Marino Properties Limited Partnership Continue reading “Easton Property Transfers — February 2022”

Keep Watch for Wolves

Have you seen a wolf in Easton?  I bet you have. I don’t mean the furry kind along with the bobcats and bears we occasionally catch on our Ring cameras.  The wolf I have in mind is really a type of tree. Even though they are rare, there are quite a few here in Easton.  The term wolf Continue reading “Keep Watch for Wolves”

Easton Police Log Feb 7 – Feb 13

117 Incident Reports Logged

  12       9-1-1 Error / Transfer

   4        Accidents

   9       Aided Cases

  11       Alarm / Fire Calls

   7        Animal Calls

  13       Assistance / All Other/ K9 Assist

  0           Burglary

  1           Child Restraint Assistance

Continue reading Easton Police Log Feb 7 – Feb 13

Signs of the Times

“Am I imagining IT, or Are Amazing Ppl In the Arts Dying every other Day?” Cher questioned recently on Twitter after hearing Marvin Lee Aday had died. Like her, I have been struck by the frequency of such news and, like many of you in the past week, I have read articles by Easton Continue reading “Signs of the Times”

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”

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