Coordinator: Marilyn Mackay                                                         August 2015



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North Stonington Village
Incorporated May 1807
Bicentennial May 11, 2007

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NE​WS
07/30/15        TheDay:  NS GOP nominates Murphy for first selectman
07/28/15        TheSun:  ​Liisa (Santti) Priest Obituary
07/28/15        TheSun:  ​Few nominees for Democrats in North Stonington election
07/28/15        Patch:  ​Fatal Tractor Trailer Accident Claims Life of Father and Son
07/27/15        TheDay:  AFFORDABLE HOUSING MEMBERS FRUSTRATED WITH             
                                             LENGTHY PROCESS
07/26/15        AP:  New chair: Eastern Pequot Tribe won't give up pursuit of federal                                                   recognition
07/26/15        TheDay:  NS committee gives nod to affordable housing proposal
07/24/15        TheSun: James Cameron submarine scorched in tractor-trailer fire 
07/23/15        Courts:   Judgment Town of NS vs FIREFLY FARMS
07/21/15        TheDay:  Mullane says he won’t seek re-election
07/19/15        TheDay:  Ann McKenna Obituary
07/19/15        TheDay:  Randall’s Ordinary sells treasures
07/16/15        TheBulletin:  State police investigating North Stonington armed robbery
07/16/15        TheSun:  Party caucus offers an opportunity to get involved
07/16/15        TheSun: Plan could put abandoned property on Anthony Rd back on tax roll
07/16/15        TheSun:  Ann McKenna Obituary
07/16/15        TheDay:  NS DEMOCRATIC TOWN COMMITTEE SEEKING POSSIBLE                                                            CANDIDATES
07/16/15        TheDay:  NS FINANCE BOARD PASSES MEASURE TO REQUEST CHAIR                                                      DAN SPRING'S RESIGNATION
07/15/15        TheDay:  NS DEVELOPMENT GROUP TO HOST OPEN HOUSE

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 
July 2015, Wheeler Library Weekly Events Schedule
July 2015 Spirit Moves Schedule, Yoga & Pilates
July 2015, Hunter Safety Courses
Until Sold-Out:  Pots, Baskets & Flats of Plant Life for Sale, 350B Cossaduck Hill Rd,   (BUSINESSES) 
Wednesday, August 5, 5:30-7:30P, Business After Hours, Eastern CT Chamber of Commerce (BUSINESSES) 
Saturday, August 22, 4-6 PM, 32nd Chicken BBQ, First Baptist Church
Saturday, September 26, 11A-4P, NS Harvest Festival, Hewitt Farm 

FREE CLASSIFIEDS
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

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
07/09/15 TheDay: From the pyrotechnic flash of Sailfest to the agrarian pleasures of  the NS Fair, our summer                                season hits full swing 
EDUCATION

LOST & FOUND
iphone found

ELECTIONS - Download Voter Registration & Absentee Ballot Forms
Links for Registering to Vote and Absentee Ballot Requests
November 4, 2014 Election Results

EMPLOYMENT
Patch Employment Listings:  http://stonington.patch.com/groups/business-news/p/stonington-job-openings-
        on-craigslist
TV Production Company looking for DIY-ers comfortable on camera

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 
07/09/15 Westerly Hospital: Auxiliary Awards 7 Healthcare Scholarships To Local Students

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
07/12/15 Hewitt Farm Cty Garden Association Honors Eagle Scout Roy Amaral (OUR NEIGHBORS)


BUSINESS
Link to New: NS Business Association - www.ns-business.org 
Link to the Greater Mystic Chamber: http://www.mysticchamber.org/
SCORE To Host Free Workshop On “The Succinct Business Plan” 

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 
Thursday, July 30, 7-9:30 PM, Brothers McCann Concert, Jonathan Edwards Winery, Benefits 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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