Coordinator: Marilyn Mackay                                                           October  2014


"North Stonington Bulletin Board"









North Stonington Village
Incorporated May 1807
Bicentennial May 11, 2007

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NEWS
​10/20/14               TheDay:   North Stonington resolution could reheat controversy 
10/17/14                TheSun:  Adoption of statute will not end in controversy
10/17/14                TheSun:  Tee it up for Stonington 
10/16/14                TheSun:Anna Coit, grand dame of of NS, dies at 106  
10/16/14                TheDay:  Anna Coit, NS’s grande dame, dies at age 106
10/13/14                TheSun:  Wheeler Library to present Music on Main series
10/13/14                TheSun:  Equine rescue group to hold annual Open Barn
10/11/14                TheSun:  Special permit OK’d for new EMS building                 
10/10/14               TheSun:  NS, Preston exploring ways to share services
10/10/14               TheDay:  David Cloutier Sr. Obituary
10/09/14              MysticRiverPress:  Hewitt Farm Cty Garden Assoc's Fall Fete Photo 10/09/14              TheDay:  COMMUNITY CONVERSATION’ SCHEDULED IN NS 

Link to Wheeler Library Events: http://www.wheelerlibrary.org/
Link to Local Movie Theaters:  http://www.fandango.com/06359_movietimes?srce=1
Link to NS Recreation Commission Events Newsletter:
       http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_BC/Rec/newsletters/RecNewsletter.pdf - Fall 2014
October/November  Hunter Safety Courses
October/November 2014, Wheeler Library Weekly Events Schedule
Help End Hunger One Can at a Time....
SPIRIT MOVES Fall Class Schedule
Friday, October 24,  Meeting of the NS Grange #138 has been CANCELLED!
Saturday, October 25, 9A-12:30P, Common Core & CT:  What's Next?  LWVCT
Tuesday, November 4, Election Day
Tuesday, November 4, 7A-3P, Election Day Pie & Coffee, NS Congregational Church
Friday, November 7, 8:30A-Noon, Cedas, Bringing Economic Development Home, Hartford (BUSINESS)
Friday, November 14, 8 PM, You Bugged? Invasive Insects, The Grange
Thursday, December 4, 5:30P, Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner & Silent Auction
Sunday, December 7, NS Main St. Celebrates the Holiday Season

FREE CLASSIFIEDS
Free Wood for Outside Furnace
Thirty-One, Kim Signor
Triumph 3A For Sale
Press-On Sandwich Crafters
Madeline's Crewcuts & Curls 
Goodies serving breakfast Monday-Thursday, 6 AM-3 PM
Looking for a one or two horse trailer..... 
Thursdays, 10-11 AM, Gentle Chair Yoga, NS Senior Center, Holly Green
Memorial Day to Labor Day: Stand-Up Paddle Boarding 
CTACSC Seeking NS Representative
Buon Appetito
Robin Lockwood Hall, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
Uplands Energy Solutions
REBEKAH LITTLE, Avon Independent Sales Representative
Embroidered Chairs
Sugar It Up, Special Order Bakery
Stella Elbaum, Realtor
Let Goodies Be Your Host for your Next Birthday Party
The Wired Bean Cafe is Open
Mainly Stone Masonry LLC
Go with Green Energy
Welcome to Weil Farms located in NS
Horses Healing Humans Has Moved
Free Charter Oak Pass for CT Residents over 65
Have you ever considered adding to your family through the joys of adoption? 
WWII Miscellaneous Items for sale
Pollywogs Child Development
4th Wednesday of each month, Lion's Club, September-June, Buon Appetito

BLOG

ICONS
Fall 2014 - The North Stonington Quarterly

OUR NEIGHBORS
09/23/14 Chikumbuso: A message 
09/05/14 Firefly Farms: Town of NS/Firefly Farms to Mediation on Tuesday (9)

PLAN OF CONSERVATION & DEVELOPMENT (POCD)
To View the approved Plan of Conservation & Recreation, 
go to: http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_BC/POCD/docs/2013_PCRL_FINAL.pdf

VIEWS
September 11, 2014 - Our Schools

EDUCATION
08/17/14 TheSun:  Wheeler Middle/H.S. Principal Welcome Back Letter
08/17/14 TheSun:  Elementary Principal Welcome Back Letter

LOST & FOUND

ELECTIONS - Download Voter Registration & Absentee Ballot Forms
Tuesday, November 4, General Elections
Links for Registering to Vote and Absentee Ballot Requests
Link:  CT Ballot Referendum, November 4, 2014 - Watch Power Point Presentation
2014 Sample Ballot

EMPLOYMENT
Patch Employment Listings:  http://stonington.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/stonington-job-openings-
        on-craigslist
The Town of NS seeks a part time Economic Development Coordinator
LWVSECT seeking Animators as Intern members to assist with SEC-TV public access Project
New Job Postings on CEDAS.org
UN Division for Sustainable Development (UNDSD)

ENVIRONMENT 
Blue Trail Online:  http://www.ctwoodlands.org/bluetrailsmap
Start with the Old Green and Add the New 
Stewardship of NS's Trail System
Kudos to NS Conservation Comm. members for new Walking Trails at Billings Lake
A Practical "Hands-On" Learning Experience - The Forest Stewardship Short Course

HEALTH
Westerly Hospital offers Arthritis Exercise and Osteoarthritis Discussion
L&M Hospital:  Strong Women Classes

GOVERNMENT
Links to Official Town Websites: http://www.NORTHstoningtonct.gov/Pages/index 
Link to Absentee Ballot, Voter Registration & other Forms & Info:  
           http://www.ct.gov/sots/cwp/view.asp?a=3&q=4158

LIBRARY & SCHOOLS
Link to NS Public School System: http://www.northstonington.k12.ct.us/
Link to Wheeler Library: www.wheelerlibrary.org/

HEWITT FARM
ORGANIZATIONS
Link to NSDTC: http://www.nsdtc.info
Link to NSRTC: http://northstoningtonrepublicans.com/
Link to Avalonia Land Conservancy: http://www.avalonialandconservancy.org/
Link to NS Grange: http://ctstategrange.com/subgrangepage.asp?GrangeID=225
Link to NS Historical Society: http://nostonhistoricalsociety.homestead.com/
Link to NS Garden Club: http://nsgardenclub.org/
Link to NS Land Alliance: http://nslandalliance.org/
Link to NS Parent-Teachers Org: http://www.northstonington.k12.ct.us/hs/parent /pto.html
Link to NS Senior Center: 
            http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_Dept/SR/newsletter
Link to Little League: http://www.eteamz.com/NStoningtonLL/
Link to NS Lion's Club:  http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/north_stonington/ 
Lion's Club meets at Buon Appetito, September to June, 4th Wednesday each month
Link to:  http://www.cathysrottie.petfinder.com
Grant Presented by ChelseaGroton Bank to Hewitt Farm's Community Gardens for Shed & Toilet

BUSINESS
Link to New: NS Business Association - www.ns-business.org 
Link to the Greater Mystic Chamber: http://www.mysticchamber.org/
News from The CT Networker (Juliet Leeming-Hodge)
Friday, November 7, 8:30A-Noon, Cedas, Bringing Economic Development Home, Hartford

AGRICULTURE
Link To CT Dept. Of Agriculture: http://www.ct.gov/doag/site/default.asp
October 22, 2014 CT Agricultural Newsletter
Public Act 490 - The Basics

PUBLIC SAFETY
08/16/14   NYTimes: The Disappearing Volunteer Firefighter 
September 2014 Updates 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
NSAHC 2010 Brochure
NSAHAC 2008 Report

TOWN MAP
Link to North Stonington's Official Town Maps (including GIS):
  http://www.northstoningtonct.gov/Pages/NStoningtonCT_Dept/IT/MapLibrary/HandoutMap.pdf 

WEATHER  http://www.weather.com/weather/narrative/North+Stonington+CT+06359

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