Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

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September 15th to October 15th Sources: United States Census…

Birding in Stratford

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Stratford Bird Festival Saturday, September 24th, from 10 a.m.…

Literacy Volunteers of Southern CT

Join a small group of students to learn English American Culture and Literature:  For intermediate and advanced students Monday — 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.  An In person class at Literacy Volunteers of Southern CT (LVSCT) Conversation Practice: For intermediate and advanced students Thursday — 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.  An Online Course Pronunciation:  For intermediate and […]

Early voting in Connecticut? Early lawn signs? Penalty for not voting?

Ask The Registrar Your place for answers about voting and local elections in Stratford. By Registrar of Voters James Simon (D) Q. I read there is a ballot question in November that would allow early voting in Connecticut, as they have in so many other states. How early? How would it work? 46 of the […]

State Reps Honor Hispanic Heritage Month

State Representative Joe Gresko, (D) 121st Connecticut House District State Representative Phil Young (D) 120th Connecticut House District Dear Neighbor, From September 15 to October 15 we observe Hispanic Heritage Month to celebrate, recognize, and feature the countless achievements of the many Hispanic Americans who have positively impacted and enriched our communities. Their rich culture […]

Mark Your Calendars

Saturday Rotary Golf Outing at Short Beach. Shot-gun starts at 8:45 a.m. Breakfast and Lunch by Nikki’s Beach House. Trophies, raffles, fun. $50 per person. Saturday Clean-up at Roosevelt Forest by Sterling Teens Recognize Opportunities Benefiting Everyone (S.T.R.O.B.E.). STROBE is SHCC’s Teen Volunteer Club open to teens in grades 8-12! Returning and brand new members […]

Fall Soccer Still Open for Registration

Youth Art Classes Open for Registration Sterling House Community Center Art Classes Beginners | Ages 6-12 | 9:30 – 10:30 am | $65 Advanced | Ages 10 – 12 | 10:30 – 11:45 am | $65 Teens | Ages 13 – 19 | 11:45 am – 12:45 pm | $65 Session 1: Saturdays starting September […]

“Memory Tips”

Dr. Wendy Hurwitz, M.D. Wednesday, September 21st from 12-1 p.m. Stratford Library Zoom Event Did you know that a recent study from Stanford University suggests that the techniques used by memory athletes can be taught, learned, and create changes in the brain that enhance memory skill? Come learn about the tips and techniques used by […]

60 years 4 judges

By Dave Mullane Ballotpedia says in order to be a probate judge in Connecticut you need be 18, live in the district and you have to retire at age 70. Guidance counselors should be recommending this to seniors unsure about going to college, “have you considered being probate judge you are 18 and it’s very […]

2022 Latin Music Festival

Sunday, September 18th from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Paradise Green Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month September 15th to October 15th The Stratford Hispanic Heritage Committee will hold the 17th Annual Latin Music Festival, sponsored by Paradise Pizza, on Sunday, September 18th from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m., with a rain date of September 25th. The […]

Stratford Mobile Food Pantry

Holy Name of Jesus Church 1950 Barnum Avenue, Stratford CT Monday, September 19th from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.   Please note that there have been changes made to the Holy Name food pantry. Beginning on Monday, September 19th the food pantry will be sponsored by the Connecticut Food Bank, the Stratford Department of Health, […]

9/11 Reminds Us America Can Have Unity

By William Lambers Hartford Courant Sep 08, 2022 Editor’s Note: On Sunday, I observe yet another anniversary of losing a family member on 9/11. It’s been 21 years and on each anniversary my PTSD kicks in. There is a lot going on in my life right now, and I could not bring myself to research […]