Easton EMS Interviews for Fall Live-in Program

The Easton EMS will conduct interviews for its fall live-in program starting in August. Connecticut-certified emergency medical technicians (EMTs) who are attending local universities live at Easton EMS headquarters through the program and answer 911 calls.

At the same time they Continue reading “Easton EMS Interviews for Fall Live-in Program”

Charity Motorcycle Ride and Classic Car Show Aug. 21

Easton EMS Invites All to Join in the Festivities

This year marks the 75th anniversary for the Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Service. It’s only fitting to celebrate the milestone with a new tradition. That’s how Andrew Acosta, a member of the EMS board of trustees, sees it. Continue reading “Charity Motorcycle Ride and Classic Car Show Aug. 21”

Letter: Using Federal Relief Funds to Replace the Dilapidated EMS Building

To the Editor:

The American Rescue Plan is a federally funded, grant-based plan that set aside
$350 billion to help states recover from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
From the allocation made available to Connecticut, we now know that $2.2
million is earmarked for Easton.

Continue reading “Letter: Using Federal Relief Funds to Replace the Dilapidated EMS Building”

Message from the First Selectman

Updated 5/21/2021

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Good afternoon,

Great news on the Covid-19 front! Easton has had no new cases in the two weeks ending May 20, 2021. That is a first since last year and it bodes well for our finishing our school year.  The new Executive Orders this week deal with meetings Continue reading “Message from the First Selectman”

Easton EMS Makes a Special Delivery

All too often people call us when it is their absolute worst day. They are very sick or severely injured. It is a rare occurrence when we are called to help celebrate something good. But today, just that happened. At approximately 7:45 a.m. Easton 911 received a call for a woman Continue reading “Easton EMS Makes a Special Delivery”

Town Toasts Anne Fiyalka’s 100th with 100-Car Parade

Gray skies didn’t dampen the glow on Anne Fiyalka’s face on the occasion of her 100th birthday. Not only did she turn 100, but 100 cars of well wishers paraded past her house to toast a beloved community member on her birthday.

Cheryl Constand, a friend and Eucharistic minister Continue reading “Town Toasts Anne Fiyalka’s 100th with 100-Car Parade”

Volunteer Spotlight: EMT Lorraine Mercede

Welcome to the fifth installment of the Courier’s shout-out to Easton volunteers. This week we honor EMT Lorraine Mercede, a member of the Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Services Trustees and an active volunteer.

Last week we spotlighted Carolyn Kearney, assistant chief, preceded Continue reading “Volunteer Spotlight: EMT Lorraine Mercede”

Volunteer Spotlight: Carolyn Kearney, Easton EMS Assistant Chief

Welcome to the fourth installment of the Courier’s shout-out to Easton volunteers. This week we honor Carolyn Kearney, assistant chief of the Easton Volunteer Emergency Service.

Last week we spotlighted EMT Cristina DiPalma, preceded by Paco Acosta, EMS 2018 Volunteer of the Year Continue reading “Volunteer Spotlight: Carolyn Kearney, Easton EMS Assistant Chief”

Volunteer Spotlight: Cristina DiPalma, Easton EMS

Welcome to the third installment of the Courier’s shout-out to Easton volunteers. This week we honor EMT Cristina DiPalma, a proud first responder in her own hometown.

Last week we spotlighted Paco Acosta, EMS 2018 Volunteer of the Year, preceded by  Victor Malindretos, president Continue reading “Volunteer Spotlight: Cristina DiPalma, Easton EMS”

Volunteer Spotlight: Paco Acosta, Easton EMS

Welcome to the second installment of the Courier’s shout-out to Easton volunteers. This week we honor EMT Paco Acosta, Easton EMS 2018 Volunteer of the Year.

Last week we spotlighted Victor Malindretos, president of the Board of Trustees, director of communications and an Emergency Continue reading “Volunteer Spotlight: Paco Acosta, Easton EMS”

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