On June 25 , Governor Ned Lamont announced an overview of a draft plan to provide guidance for the upcoming 2020-21 school year. I cannot imagine anything further from a summer break for school administrators as they evaluate and plan for the arduous and costly road of readying for Continue reading “OP-ED: Hwang Weighs in on Draft ‘Back to School” Plan”
With stay-at-home restrictions in place, the coronavirus has triggered a rise in domestic abuse throughout Connecticut. Individuals and families are now faced with choosing between health risks associated with the coronavirus or staying at home with an abusive partner. The Center Continue reading “Bank of America Supports Domestic Violence Safe House”
Go to your room!” was never a command uttered from my lips or those of my parents, but many of us along the route of life’s challenges are familiar with it one way or another.
And now, across the entire globe we’ve been told, “Go to your room!” To which we might reply, “But wait! Continue reading “‘Go to your room!’”
Please join the Easton Democratic Town Committee (DTC) on Sunday, 4/19 at 7:30PM as we launch a series of online events to help foster resilience as we face COVID-19 together.
This “Easton Leads” series will provide resources, support, and information from area experts and leaders Continue reading “Easton Leads: Guiding Connecticut Residents During the COVID-19 Pandemic”
How are you adapting to the changing times? We would like to hear from you. Tell us how you are doing the pandemic pivot. Send us a photo of your business, yourself or something that represents what you work you do (using our submission link or by email to email@example.com).Continue reading “Is Your Business Doing the Pandemic Pivot?”
April 2020 will bring upon us unacknowledged dangers from the unprecedented ongoing healthcare pandemic, and their ominous signs are only now evident. COVID-19 will impact many, and now more than ever we must take extra care to protect both our physical and mental health. The isolation Continue reading “Hwang Offers Resources to Help with Anxiety and Depression”
Congressman Jim Himes stopped by the Easton Police Department on Monday, April 13 to drop off food and give thanks to Easton’s first responders. Chief Richard Doyle (who was recently promoted to the rank of chief on Monday, April 6) discussed all the ways that Easton’s first responders Continue reading “Easton Police Department Has a Visit from Congressman Jim Himes”
Easton resident June Chiaia-Logie is continuing her campaign to protect health care workers by asking people to make homemade masks, and locals are rising to the challenge.
More materials and volunteers are needed because “unfortunately surgical and N95 protective masks are still Continue reading “Making the Call for Home Sewn Masks”
Videos Spread Messages of Hope
There are times during this long staycation that are extremely challenging. Sometimes we are happy, sometimes stressed and feeling confined. We try to hold onto some of our regular routine, while being around the rest of our family 24/7, who are trying Continue reading “Easton Front Porch: Coming Together During a Time of Social Distancing”
I haven’t written in a while simply because I have been preparing for what feels like the end of the world. While I say that not knowing exactly what that means, one thing I am sure of is that life will not be as it was — for a very long time.
In the past three weeks I have been in Continue reading “Socially Acceptable”