Historic Gilbertown Cemetery Tour Celebrates Easton 175th

New information kiosk, dedicated to Gary Haines, at Gilbertown Cemetery. — Frank Pagliaro Photo

Residents are invited to the Gilbertown Cemetery on Saturday, Oct 24 for a walk back in time as Easton continues its 175th-anniversary celebrations.

The day will begin at 10:30 a.m. Continue reading “Historic Gilbertown Cemetery Tour Celebrates Easton 175th”

Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 9/18/2020

Good afternoon,                                                 

Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks.–Tomas Koeck Photo

Last weekend was a great time to be an Easton resident and I was very proud to be your First Selectman. The Ashlar-Aspetuck Lodge hosted a wonderful town party with Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Easton EMS Grateful for Support of Successful Fireworks Show

The Easton Volunteer Emergency Service expresses our gratitude for the residents of the town for their support. Our building is closing in on 100 years old, and it’s vital that we raise enough funds to purchase a new, modern facility in the near future.      

Anyone who could not attend Continue reading “Easton EMS Grateful for Support of Successful Fireworks Show”

Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks

Spirits were high this past Saturday as residents celebrated Easton’s 175th Anniversary. No amount of social distancing could dampen their enthusiasm.

Founded in 1845 when the town of Weston was split in two and what was the old North Fairfield Parish became a new town, Easton Continue reading “Easton Celebrates 175th with Town Party and Fireworks”

Board of Selectmen Appoints Members to Newly Formed Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

The Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force has its first members. The Board of Selectmen on Thursday appointed four town residents to serve on the newly formed task force.  They are Whendi Cook Broderick, Lise Fleuette, Vivian Hardison and Shari Williams.  Each member will be Continue reading “Board of Selectmen Appoints Members to Newly Formed Easton Diversity and Inclusion Task Force”

Get Ready for a Dazzling Display!

The Easton 175th team has been hard at work planning lots of fun and interesting activities for the upcoming months. Next up: The Easton 175th Anniversary fireworks will be held on Saturday, Sept. 12, hosted by the Easton Volunteer EMS Inc.

Location: Samuel Staples Elementary School/Morehouse Continue reading “Get Ready for a Dazzling Display!”

Join Us for the Easton Town Party!

An Easton Town Party is coming on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 1 to 7 p.m. to celebrate the 175th Anniversary of Easton, Conn. Presented by Ashlar-Aspetuck Masonic Lodge No. 142, it will be the first of a series of events at the lodge.

Safely distanced and distinctly Easton, the town Continue reading “Join Us for the Easton Town Party!”

On Your Mark, Get Ready: Easton 175th Anniversary Virtual 5k Starts Soon

Easton 175th Anniversary

Looking to add a challenge to your outdoor workout routine?  The Easton 175th Anniversary Virtual 5k will take place from Sept. 1 to Sept. 30, any place you enjoy to run or walk.  

Sponsored by the Easton Park and Recreation Department, the team has put Continue reading “On Your Mark, Get Ready: Easton 175th Anniversary Virtual 5k Starts Soon”

Drive-in Trivia Night Is Friday, Aug. 14

Come out and enjoy another fun event for Easton’s 175th Anniversary celebrations!  Drive-in Trivia Night is geared for all ages.  This will be a socially distanced community event to remember.

Pack up the kids, snacks and download the app, then head down to Samuel Staples Elementary Continue reading “Drive-in Trivia Night Is Friday, Aug. 14”

Honor Easton’s Farmers: Submit a Recipe to CFE’s 175th Anniversary Cookbook

What do you do with the tomatoes you buy at your favorite Easton farm stand? How about those local peaches and apples you pick? How do you prepare the corn, greens, local honey, meats and dairy products that fill your larder doing Easton’s three-season produce bonanza?

Citizens Continue reading “Honor Easton’s Farmers: Submit a Recipe to CFE’s 175th Anniversary Cookbook”

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