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  1. Citizen scientists provide useful data for town officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... into a brief rundown on the tasks before them. Coughlin is the coordinator of citizen science programs at the Pomfret Audubon Center. The retired science teacher leads training sessions for volunteers involved in animal tracking, stream surveys and ...


  2. 50 Things to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    ... is filming a large "masquerade ball" scene for its next feature film "Tell-Tale Lies," on Friday and Saturday in Pomfret. Find out more. "Fifth of July," a provocative comedy-drama that tells the story of paraplegic Ken Talley, a Vietnam veteran who ...


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    Thursday Apr 23 | Westport News

    ... is filming a large "masquerade ball" scene for its next feature film "Tell-Tale Lies," on Friday and Saturday in Pomfret. Find out more. Country star Kenny Chesney will take the stage at Mohegan Sun on Friday and Saturday . Find out more. Photo: ...


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    Wednesday Apr 22 | WTNH

    ... scene. They must be 18 or older and willing to work overnight both days. Filming will be this Friday and Saturday in Pomfret. Extras are encouraged to come made up as they would for a party. As for wardrobe, the crew has given suggestions on looks ...


  5. Extras Needed for Poe Movie Shooting in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | NBC Connecticut

    ... day take on Poe's classic story, "The Tell-Tale Heart." The production crew is filming this portion of the film in Pomfret, Connecticut and is looking for volunteer background actors. The movie will star Beau Mirchoff (MTV's "Awkward," "I Am Number ...


  6. Veteran's coffeehouse opens in DanielsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Hartford Courant

    ... can talk about the needs they have that aren't being met and to learn about services that are available to them." Pomfret's Municipal Agent for Veterans' Affairs Garry Brown sees the coffeehouse as a outreach service for veterans. "There's no place ...


  7. Scenes from the movie 'Tell-Tale Lies' shot Thursday in New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Day

    ... ferry and on the ferry pier in New London, the crew is filming at the 58-room, privately owned Elsinore Mansion in Pomfret; at Manchester Community College; and at a patio area in Norwich, near the Norwich Community Development Corporation offices. ...


  8. Re: Marguerite R. MeyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Herald Gazette

    ... of St. Alban's Episcopal Church, where her father was rector. The Rev. Richards was later called to Christ Church in Pomfret, Conn., where Midge grew up. She attended the Rectory School in Pomfret, followed by college at the University of ...


  9. Robert Kenneally '90 Named Brown Women's Ice Hockey CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Ivy League Sports

    ... Behavior and Management. After graduation from Brown, he spent a year teaching and coaching at the Rectory School in Pomfret, Conn. Bob and his wife, Valerie, have been married for 20 years and have a son, Matthew, 17, an All-State hockey goalie at ...


  10. Science, history anchor Bev Thornton's retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Hartford Courant

    ... belong to the same world. Let's work on it." Thornton was at a volunteer appreciation event at the Audubon Center in Pomfret on March 27. More than 65 volunteers were recognized for their service as water quality monitors for the ECCD and The Last ...


  11. Water quality monitors honored at AudubonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Hartford Courant

    Volunteers filled the great room at the Connecticut Audubon Society Grassland Bird Conservation Center in Pomfret on March 27. Huddled around Petri dishes, they tried their hand at identifying stream invertebrates, small insects that are amazingly accurate indicators of water quality. It was a hand-on exercise that was right up their alley.


  12. Board of Finance tackles budget numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... system in the schools," Chair Gene Michael Deary said, "and it's going to be accomplished." The town has joined with Pomfret in issuing a request for proposals for an auditing firm that would take on both municipalities. Brooklyn currently pays ...


  13. Justice Review Board helps youth avoid courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... and who could refer juveniles to the system. NQCJRB has been in existence since 2012 serving the towns of Eastford, Pomfret, Putnam, Thompson, Union and Woodstock. In that time, 42 juveniles have been referred by school personnel, state or local ...


  14. Food pantries get grants from Jewett City SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | The Day

    The Jewett City Savings Bank Foundation has awarded $11,500 in grants to five Connecticut food pantries to purchase food and related items to reduce food insecurity in eastern Connecticut. The five pantries and the grant amounts are as follows: Preston City Congregational Church, $2,500; St. Mary Food Pantry in Jewett City, $5,000; Town of Pomfret Food Pantry, $500; Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor Food Center in New London, $1,500, and the Friends of Assisi Food Pantry Inc. in Danielson, $2,000.


  15. EarthTalk: Seeding our seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    This huge 2010 phytoplankton bloom, visible from space, stretched for hundreds of miles across the Barents Sea between Russia and Scandinavia. Photo: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Dear EarthTalk: How do environmentalists feel about the concept of ocean fertilization as a form of carbon sequestration? -- Jeffrey Edwards, Pomfret, CT Ocean fertilization is a technique whereby swaths of ocean are "seeded" with iron to promote the growth of phytoplankton , and is one of several promising geo-engineering techniques that could help mitigate global warming.


  16. Pomfret woman dedicates free time to shelter dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    Sandy Richmond moved down the line of cages at the NECCOG Animal Shelter in Dayville on March 6. Four dogs barked greetings to the 10-year volunteer. She stopped to talk to a shepherd/husky mix, a recent release.


  17. Pomfret Ag. Commission shares pruning tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... nearly two hours talking about when, why, how and where to prune fruit trees and berry bushes. Sponsored by the Pomfret Agriculture Commission, the seminar was the third to be offered in the three years of the commission's existence. The group has ...


  18. Wall Library Offers A Taste Of Irish Food, FolkloreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 |

    ... ustoms and traditions of this universal beverage 30 years ago. She is certified as a specialist by The Tea School in Pomfret, Connecticut and The Specialty Tea Institute of New York.


  19. Snow blower owners feel the powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 |

    ... environment. Well, at least, that is how they see it. Just ask Dan Huff, the general manager of Big Boy's Toys in Pomfret, Conn., a regional equipment dealer where snow blowers flew out the door this weekend and sales have already doubled over the ...


  20. Pomfret holds public hearing on sanitary sewer area mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... the area of the Airline Trail. Photo by D. Coffey. A sewer service area map was the subject of a public hearing in Pomfret on Feb. 10. The purpose was to give residents a chance to provide input on a proposal to route sewer lines from certain ...


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