First Selectman Tetreau announced today that the Town’s Fairfield Forestry Committee, in partnership with the Connecticut Audubon Society, is pleased to announce a Winter Workshop for Nursery and Landscape Professionals on Wednesday, March 4, from 10 am-3 pm at Fairfield’s Connecticut Audubon Society, 2325 Burr Street. Continue reading
By ROB SULLIVAN
Losing streak hits nine for Bridgeport
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – The Bridgeport Sound Tigers were shut out for the second straight night, falling to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 7-0 on Sunday afternoon at Webster Bank Arena.
(Washington, DC) – U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) released the following statement in light of the Federal Railroad Administration’s (FRA) first step in its new rail grade crossing initiatives, which are aimed at enhancing safety at grade crossings:
By ZACHARY DURHAM
By MEREDITH GUINNESS
FAIRFIELD – Fairfield University’s Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery presents its newest exhibition, “Ghosts in the Landscape: Vietnam Revisited,” on view March 26, 2015, through June 6, 2015. An opening reception, free and open to the public, takes place on Thursday, March 26, 2015, from 6 to 8 p.m. “Ghosts in the Landscape: Vietnam Revisited,” is an exhibition of 46 prints by photographer and ex-combat Marine Craig J. Barber, that was organized by George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film. Barber spent 20 months in Vietnam as a teenager and returned three times to traverse many of his former military routes with an 8 x10 pinhole camera. His return to the land where he once fought resulted in a dreamlike and introspective study of place. Continue reading
By ZACHARY DURHAM
TEANECK, N.J. – The Sacred Heart men’s basketball team shot a season best 61.0 percent from the floor, including 69.2 percent (18-26) in the second half, and held a 48-22 rebounding advantage, as it held off Fairleigh Dickinson, 90-85, on Thursday night at the Rothman Center. Evan Kelley led the Pioneers with a season high 27 points on 11-14 shooting, while Cane Broome added 23 in what was SHU’s first game with two twenty point scorers since February 2nd of last year. With 17 points and 19 rebounds, Tevin Falzon recorded his sixth double double of the season and was one rebound shy of the first 20-rebound game by a Sacred Heart player since 1996. With the win, Sacred Heart is now 14-16 and 8-9 in Northeast Conference play. Darian Anderson matched Kelley’s 27 points for FDU, and added 11 assists in the 15th straight loss for the Knights that drops them to 7-21 and 2-15 in the NEC.