Letter — First selectman engaged in half truths

Last week, the first selectman asserted I have been unresponsive to her “reaching out” to me in an effort to appoint someone to the Ethics Commission seat which term had expired in December 2017. The facts are straight forward- she never personally contacted me in advance of her two nominees appearing on the Town Council agendas for January 2018 and … read more

Nichols Garden Club Valentine’s Day tradition

The Nichols Garden Club continued its annual Valentine’s Day tradition of creating beautiful fresh flower arrangements and delivering them to St. Joseph Health Center, Stern Village and Maefair Health Care Center for the enjoyment of the residents and staff. Club members created more than 100 arrangements at their monthly meeting and then delivered them on Valentine’s Day.

Moorefield developers withdraw zoning application

Snow falls on Town Hall. — Kate Czaplinski photo

The developers seeking to build a housing development on the site of the former Moorefield Herb Farm have withdrawn their application from the Planning & Zoning Commission. When the group reapplies, the commission will look somewhat different than it does now. P&Z Chairman Fred Garrity, a Democrat, who faced a storm of criticism from Republican Party leaders and a group … read more