Coordinator: Marilyn Mackay                                                         September 2015



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North Stonington Village
Incorporated May 1807
Bicentennial May 11, 2007

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Buy your 2016 North Stonington Conservation Commission Community Calendar
_______$10 each at Town Hall & Wheeler Library - Great Christmas Present _______

NE​WS
09/01/15       Patch:      Stonington Co. Construction Project Collapses in RI 
08/27/15       Times Argus of VT:  How Has Sanders Retained His Popularity?
08/27/15       TheDay:  NS RTC Fills 3 Positions
08/25/15       TheSun:  Mystic Pizza Owner Gets 1-Year
08/24/15       L+M:        Westerly Auxiliary Hosts Golf Tournament
08/18/15       TheDay:  Resignations leave GOP shorthanded
08/17/15        TheSun:  Police identify victim of fatal Friday motorcycle crash
08/15/15        TheSun:  New owners won’t ignore history in renovation of former                                                                Randall’s Ordinary.   (OUR NEIGHBORS)
08/13/15        TheDay:  New NS pump system scheduled to be in place by December
08/13/15        TheDay:  NS Emergency Services Building Committee rejects all 5 general                                                   contractor bids
08/12/15        TheSun:  ​Officials considering safety, security upgrades around Wheeler                                                     campus

ACTIVITIES/EVENTS
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 
September 2015, Wheeler Library Weekly Events Schedule
September 2015 Spirit Moves Schedule, Yoga & Pilates
September 2015, Hunter Safety Courses
Until Sold-Out:  Pots, Baskets & Flats of Plant Life for Sale, 350B Cossaduck Hill Rd,   (BUSINESSES)
August/September Activities:  Eastern CT Chamber of Commerce (BUSINESSES)
Thursday, September 17, 5:30-7 PM, SEC-TV 1st Anniversary Celebration 
Monday, September 28, Westerly Auxiliary Hosts Golf Tournament, Stonington Country Club (HEALTH) 
Tuesday, October 6, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, October 27, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, November 24, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, December 15, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, January 26, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, February 9, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, March 15, Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library
Tuesday, April 26. Crafting Connections, Wheeler Library

FREE CLASSIFIEDS
Frigidaire 15,100 BTU Window AC For Sale 
Spicer's Sizzlin' Savings....
Einkorn:  The Cookbook is Finally Here.....
For Sale:  4 Drying Racks
Seeking Affordable Rental Space....
NS Dog Owners--Looking for help feeding your dog??? 
Horses Healing Humans needs Volunteers
Go Green with SolarCity
Becky Simmons, Wellness Advocate
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
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
08/08/2015:  Bill Ricker on Town Government

ICONS
The Summer 2015 issue of the NS Quarterly is now available.​
Upcoming joint special meeting on School Modernization Plans (this coming Thursday (6/25 evening).

OUR NEIGHBORS

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
08/27/15 Times Argus of VT: How Has Sanders Retained His Popularity?
08/08/15: Bill Ricker on Town Government

EDUCATION

LOST & FOUND

ELECTIONS - Download Voter Registration & Absentee Ballot Forms
Links for Registering to Vote and Absentee Ballot Requests
2016 Presidential Candidates Info Accepted & Posted

EMPLOYMENT
Patch Employment Listings:  http://stonington.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/stonington-job-openings-
on-craigslist

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 

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

BUSINESS
Link to Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT Schedule:  http://www.chamberect.com
Link to New: NS Business Association - www.ns-business.org 
Link to the Greater Mystic Chamber: http://www.mysticchamber.org/

AGRICULTURE
2 Competitive Farm Grants Available
Link To CT Dept. Of Agriculture: http://www.ct.gov/doag/site/default.asp
Current 2015 CT Agricultural Newsletter
Public Act 490 - The Basics

PUBLIC SAFETY
08/16/14   NYTimes: The Disappearing Volunteer Firefighter 
March, April, May 2015 Updates 

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
WHAT IS AFFORDABLE HOUSING?  Watch HOPE-CT video
Housing Rehab Grants Available
NSAHC 2010 Brochure
NSAHAC 2008 Report

CHIKUMBUSO 

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

LEAGUE OF WOMEN VOTERS OF SECT
Affordable Housing Video
Check it out

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

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