Connecticut’s Best Backyard Bucket List

This article, written by Michelle Falcone of Easton, new secretary on the Executive Committee for the Western Connecticut Tourism District (WCTD), is the final article in a three-part spring day trip series. It provides a behind-the-scenes look on how local tourism is not only surviving, Continue reading “Connecticut’s Best Backyard Bucket List”

Connecticut Staycations Are Fun-cations

This article, written by Michelle Falcone of Easton, new secretary on the Executive Committee for the Western Connecticut Tourism District (WCTD), is the second article in a three-part spring day trip series. The articles provide a behind-the-scenes look on how local tourism is not Continue reading “Connecticut Staycations Are Fun-cations”

Notre Dame of Easton Celebrates Lenten Season

Notre Dame of Easton is actively observing the Lenten season even while the pandemic enters its second year.  Meanwhile. Governor Ned Lamont announced expansive reopening plans and the easing of Covid-19 restrictions that went into effect March 19.

The new protocols lift the capacity Continue reading “Notre Dame of Easton Celebrates Lenten Season”

Connecticut Staycations: A Bird’s Eye Business View

This article is written by Michelle Falcone of Easton, new secretary on the Executive Committee for the Western Connecticut Tourism District. It is the first article in a three-part spring day- trip series. The series provides a behind-the-scenes look on how local tourism is not Continue reading “Connecticut Staycations: A Bird’s Eye Business View”

Connecticut Residents Over 65 Can Register for COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Starting Thursday, Feb. 11

Governor Ned Lamont today announced that Connecticut residents over the age of 65 will be eligible to schedule COVID-19 vaccination appointments starting on Thursday, Feb. 11, as the state rolls into the next part of phase 1b of its vaccination program. Vaccinations for individuals Continue reading “Connecticut Residents Over 65 Can Register for COVID-19 Vaccination Appointments Starting Thursday, Feb. 11”

Covid Vaccine Sign-Ups Roll Out for Qualified Residents

UPDATED To Include Statewide Plan for Phase 1b Posted Today on Connecticut’s Official State Website

The next phase of the state’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout (aka Phase 1b) includes seniors 75 years of age or older. What exactly does this mean to Easton residents? Easton seniors 75 Continue reading “Covid Vaccine Sign-Ups Roll Out for Qualified Residents”

Governor Delivers 2021 State of the State Address

[Video clip of Governor Lamont delivering the 2020 State of the State address: Thank you again for trusting me with this office and inviting me back into the hall, the room where it happens. And thanks to our partnership, the state of our state is Continue reading “Governor Delivers 2021 State of the State Address”

Bobcat Visits Sherwood Road

Word travels fast in Easton.

When Verne Gay spotted a bobcat in his back yard on the corner of Sherwood Road and North Park Avenue, he warned a neighbor who spread the word to others in the area.

According to Gay, “A bobcat is an unusual sighting because bobcats (genus lynx rufusContinue reading “Bobcat Visits Sherwood Road”

Housing Market Soars in Easton and Fairfield County

Dream homes now must have bigger backyards and flexible office spaces to adjust to the new needs of a pandemic and working and learning from home. 

In a normal year, fall would be a slow season in the housing market. But 2020 is far from being a normal year, and so is the real Continue reading “Housing Market Soars in Easton and Fairfield County”

Easton Couple Launches LGBTQ+ Foundation

Leonard-Litz Foundation Launches, Seeks Grant Proposals for LGBTQ+ Programs

Nonprofit organizations that serve the LGBTQ+ community are encouraged to apply for grant funding through the newly established Leonard-Litz Foundation charitable fund. Special preference will be given Continue reading “Easton Couple Launches LGBTQ+ Foundation”

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