Column: Life Expectancy

The average life expectancy of Americans has been declining in recent years. This applies to Americans of every skin shade, ethnic extraction, and national origin. Men have been hardest hit, but women are also exhibiting a progressive decline in longevity. This may surprise citizens Continue reading “Column: Life Expectancy”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 9/15/2022

Good afternoon,

The Town Clerk’s office be open from 8:30.a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily no longer closing for lunch beginning Monday, Sept. 19th.

Last night at the Selectmen’s meeting I provided an update regarding EVS. The environmental consultant has completed Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 8/12/2022

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Good afternoon,

Hopefully the weather is breaking and it will be a little cooler. COVID is staying about the same.

The 13th Annual Farm Tour is this weekend, Saturday, August 13th from 10:00-2:00 p.m. The tour will begin at Samuel Staples Elementary School. Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 07/22/2022

hot weather

Good afternoon,

It is hot out, please find some tips below to stay cool and remember to check on your neighbors, family and friends. As a reminder the town provides cooling centers as needed in heat emergencies. If you are having difficulties, please call Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Column: Ode to Joy

Americans are frustrated and angry about a range of serious issues: practical concerns about the price of gas, groceries, and housing; the ways in which taxes are assessed and spent; and more broadly, fears of political instability, bigotry, environmental threats, health and childcare Continue reading “Column: Ode to Joy”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 07/15/2022

Sunflowers

Covid hospitalizations are creeping up with the new variant taking over. The increase in hospitalizations suggests that a few more people are getting sicker from this. Still, it is difficult to know where this current wave is going.

At next week’s Board Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 07/08/2022

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Good afternoon,

The Covid numbers remain about the same with some talk about new variants and a coming uptick. I think most of us have pretty much returned to our normal lives and rightfully so. Those of you with small children should discuss vaccinations Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 07/01/2022

July 4

Good afternoon,

The Covid situation again appears to be stable, with little change in Easton or around the state.

In last week’s post I was discussing the decision regarding the slaughterhouse on Tranquility lane. I noted that Planning and Zoning was considering Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Column: Dying to Travel

As the fear of Covid-19 subsides, the urge to travel re-emerges. Airports are packed with passengers, tens of thousands of whom will end up stranded awaiting flights that have been cancelled. Hundreds of thousands will be stuck on highways attempting to make journeys they have planned Continue reading “Column: Dying to Travel”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 05/10/2022

Good Afternoon,

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There is not much new to be learned from the Covid numbers.  Overall in the state it looks like we have at least leveled off. The numbers reported in Easton have fallen but again it is hard to know what to make of it.

A reminder from the Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

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