Coworkers Laud Phil Doremus’s Service to Easton

A large group of Easton Town Hall workers and friends gathered under sunny skies on the library lawn to mark the retirement of one of their own.

They munched on pizza from the Big Green Truck, chatted and laughed as they recalled good times with Phillip Doremus, wetlands and zoning Continue reading “Coworkers Laud Phil Doremus’s Service to Easton”

Easton Democrats Endorse Slate for November Election

Proven Leadership Plus New Energy

The Easton Democratic Town Committee (EDTC) on July 27 unanimously and enthusiastically endorsed 16 candidates for municipal office. The slate includes incumbents with valuable experience as well as new residents who understand the importance of Continue reading “Easton Democrats Endorse Slate for November Election”

Superintendent Search Continues Amid Controversy Over Critical Race Theory

Public Comment Sessions Tomorrow at JBHS and Virtual Session on Wednesday

The search for a new superintendent for the Easton, Redding and Region 9 school districts moves forward with public comment sessions this week as contentious debates surrounding diversity, equity and inclusion Continue reading “Superintendent Search Continues Amid Controversy Over Critical Race Theory”

Op-Ed: Support Our Local School Boards

As Easton’s First Selectman, I have no authority over the school board, but I do feel a great deal of responsibility to weigh in on matters that impact our kids and our community. The ongoing attacks directed at our educators and our school board by a small group of people with a Continue reading “Op-Ed: Support Our Local School Boards”

Board of Selectmen Meeting of July 15, 2021


The board met with Selectman Kristi Sogofsky present via Zoom and the First Selectman Dave Bindelglass and Selectman Bob Lessler personally present. The minutes of the meeting of July 1 were approved with modifications.

Appointments

The board appointed Sarah Lehberger to fill Continue reading “Board of Selectmen Meeting of July 15, 2021”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 7/16/21

Good afternoon.

As you know there has been tremendous disappointment in town with cable and internet service. As I have discussed, we have gone out and found a potential alternative provider, GO Net Speed. We have encouraged citizens to go to their web site and Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Hemp Farm Proposed for South Park Avenue Site

Easton might soon be growing its own premium, commercial hemp. Easton residents Jeff Becker and Dwight Senior and two professional partners have proposed a small-plot farming venture on an acre of town-owned property at 22 South Park Avenue. 

The enterprise, Easton Grows LLC, would Continue reading “Hemp Farm Proposed for South Park Avenue Site”

State Delegation Endorses Bindelglass Re-Election

David Bindelglass launched his campaign for re-election at a rally in Easton June 27 with enthusiastic endorsements from Governor Ned Lamont, Lt. Governor Susan Bysiewicz, state Rep. Anne Hughes (D-135), and fellow Easton Selectman Bob Lessler. 

Elected in 2019, Bindelglass has Continue reading “State Delegation Endorses Bindelglass Re-Election”

Pride Weekend Ends On A High Note

Crowds arrived early and stayed late to enjoy the day’s activities.

Following the June 25 Pride flag raising at town hall, events honoring the LGBTQ+ community continued on Saturday afternoon on the grounds of Samuel Staples Elementary School with outdoor games, photo ops and live Continue reading “Pride Weekend Ends On A High Note”

Pride Flag Flies at Easton Town Hall

The Pride celebrations in Easton kicked off with a flag raising ceremony. Events honoring the LGBTQ+ community will continue through the weekend.

About 75 LGBTQ+ community members and supporters met in front of Town Hall for the second annual Pride flag raising in observance of Continue reading “Pride Flag Flies at Easton Town Hall”

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