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San Antonio Express-News
Cities, towns face cuts in state budget crisisauditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled its tax
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled its tax rate to make up for lost revenue, while Milford and Westport have actually cut local property taxes. In Danbury, the value of the city’s taxable property — its... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Cities, towns face cuts in state budget crisisschool auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
school auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled taxes to make up for lost revenue, while Milford and Westport have actually cut local property taxes. In Danbury, the value of the city’s taxable property — its... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Cities, towns face cuts in state budget crisisschool auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
school auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled taxes to make up for lost revenue, while Milford and Westport have actually cut local property taxes. In Danbury, the value of the city’s taxable property — its... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Cities, towns face cuts in state budget crisisschool auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
school auditorium. Stamford, with a 30 percent office vacancy, nearly doubled taxes to make up for lost revenue, while Milford and Westport have actually cut local property taxes. In Danbury, the value of the city’s taxable property — its... Read more
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The News-Times
Dangerous trees removed in New MilfordNEW MILFORD — Trees that have been tagged for months are finally being removed
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Trees that have been tagged for months are finally being removed this week. Tree Warden Carlos Caridad expressed safety concerns recently to the Town Council that dozens of dangerous trees are still standing despite a requirement in... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford Town Council releases school fundsNEW MILFORD — The Town Council voted to put more than $264,000 in the school bo
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
NEW MILFORD — The Town Council voted to put more than $264,000 in the school board’s capital reserve account, after holding on to it for months out of concern for the state budget. The money is the surplus from the 2015-16 school year and, under the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford increases health, zoning and public works feesNEW MILFORD — Town officials want to increase fees — many of which have not bee
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Town officials want to increase fees — many of which have not been updated in about a decade. The Town Council plans to hold a public hearing on the matter at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14 in Town Hall. The three departments most affected by the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Sewer debt a complicated issueto the Editor, Sewer Debt There has been a lot of misinformation and political
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
to the Editor, Sewer Debt There has been a lot of misinformation and political rhetoric flying around about the debt the New Milford Sewer Commission has with the town. This “debt problem” is entirely a manufactured crisis and is no different... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Non-party candidates seek New Milford town officeNEW MILFORD — While his former political party was caucusing in a barroom last
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
NEW MILFORD — While his former political party was caucusing in a barroom last month, Joe DeGregorio was canvassing alone in the rain. DeGregorio, who is running as an unaffiliated candidate for Town Council, hoped to get enough signatures to have... Read more
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The News-Times
New Milford seniors get online resourceNew Milford seniors will have a new tool to find resources with the town’s rece
The News-Times / Posted 11 days ago
New Milford seniors will have a new tool to find resources with the town’s recent addition to AgeWellCT.org. Age Well CT is an initiative of the Age Well Community Council of Danbury and coordinated by Connecticut Community Care. It serves western... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford seniors get online resourceNew Milford seniors will have a new tool to find resources with the town’s rece
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 days ago
New Milford seniors will have a new tool to find resources with the town’s recent addition to AgeWellCT.org. Age Well CT is an initiative of the Age Well Community Council of Danbury and coordinated by Connecticut Community Care. It serves western... Read more
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The News-Times
Tree to be planted in honor of New Milford stapleA white oak will be planted on the New Milford Town Green in honor of Harry Tay
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
A white oak will be planted on the New Milford Town Green in honor of Harry Taylor, a pillar of the community who died in May at the age of 86. The tree will be donated and cared for by Shawn Emmons, the owner of Emmons Tree and Landscaping Service... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Tree to be planted in honor of New Milford stapleA white oak will be planted on the New Milford Town Green in honor of Harry Tay
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
A white oak will be planted on the New Milford Town Green in honor of Harry Taylor, a pillar of the community who died in May at the age of 86. The tree will be donated and cared for by Shawn Emmons, the owner of Emmons Tree and Landscaping Service... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Skaters ramp up work on skate parkNEW MILFORD — Some 15 skaters were in the closed Young’s Field skate park on Th
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Some 15 skaters were in the closed Young’s Field skate park on Thursday afternoon, but they weren’t wielding skateboards. Instead, they toted drills, sledgehammers and pickaxes. The park has been closed since June 1, when town... Read more
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The News-Times
Skaters ramp up work on skate parkNEW MILFORD — Some 15 skaters were in the closed Young’s Field skate park on Th
The News-Times / Posted 15 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Some 15 skaters were in the closed Young’s Field skate park on Thursday afternoon, but they weren’t wielding skateboards. Instead, they toted drills, sledgehammers and pickaxes. The park has been closed since June 1, when town... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford reclassifies bonds to avoid IRS penaltyNEW MILFORD — Bonds issued for the construction of an ambulance facility in 200
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 17 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Bonds issued for the construction of an ambulance facility in 2008 are being reclassified to avoid a liability with the IRS. The project was paid for with $675,000 from the town’s fund balance and bonding the remaining $3 million. The... Read more
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The News-Times
New Milford reclassifies bonds to avoid IRS penaltyNEW MILFORD — Bonds issued for the construction of an ambulance facility in 200
The News-Times / Posted 17 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Bonds issued for the construction of an ambulance facility in 2008 are being reclassified to avoid a liability with the IRS. The project was paid for with $675,000 from the town’s fund balance and bonding the remaining $3 million. The... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford joins opioid lawsuitNEW MILFORD — The town is the latest municipality to file suit in an effort to
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
NEW MILFORD — The town is the latest municipality to file suit in an effort to hold pharmaceutical companies accountable for their roles in the opioid crisis. The Town Council unanimously voted at Monday’s special meeting to join Waterbury and at... Read more
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The Morning Call
Former Rodale employee, now a financial adviser, buying Rodale building in EmmausSchool District in 1980 for $161,000 and built the fitness center in 1985. Eva
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
School District in 1980 for $161,000 and built the fitness center in 1985. Evans, who lives just south of Emmaus in Upper Milford Township, said she remains close with many former and current Rodale employees and has fond memories of frequenting... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford’s mayoral campaign kicks offNEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last wee
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 23 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduct a “civil” campaign for town offices this fall. Less than 24 hours later, Gronbach and his party fired back; the town committee criticized GOP challenger Pete... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Milford Zoning Commission opposes Candlewood Mountain solar planNEW MILFORD — The Zoning Commission has decided to oppose a proposal to install
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 23 days ago
NEW MILFORD — The Zoning Commission has decided to oppose a proposal to install a 20-megawatt solar array on Candlewood Mountain, after hearing comments from more than a dozen residents who spoke against the project at Tuesday’s meeting. Under the... Read more
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The News-Times
Solar project to be discussed at New Milford Zoning CommissionNEW MILFORD — Residents will have a chance to speak on a proposal to install 20
The News-Times / Posted 26 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Residents will have a chance to speak on a proposal to install 20 megawatts of solar panels on the southside of Candlewood Mountain at the Zoning Commission meeting on Tuesday. Under the proposal, Candlewood Solar, a subsidiary of the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Solar project to be discussed at New Milford Zoning CommissionNEW MILFORD — Residents will have a chance to speak on a proposal to install 20
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 26 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Residents will have a chance to speak on a proposal to install 20 megawatts of solar panels on the southside of Candlewood Mountain at the Zoning Commission meeting on Tuesday. Under the proposal, Candlewood Solar, a subsidiary of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Milford’s mayoral campaign kicks offNEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last wee
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
NEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduct a “civil” campaign for town offices this fall. Less than 24 hours later, Gronbach and his party fired back; the town committee criticized GOP challenger Pete... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
NEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduc
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 29 days ago
— Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduct a “civil” campaign for town offices this fall. Less than 24 hours later, Gronbach and his party fired back; the town committee criticized GOP challenger Pete... Read more
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The News-Times
NEW MILFORD — Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduc
The News-Times / Posted 29 days ago
— Leaders of both political parties made the usual pledges last week to conduct a “civil” campaign for town offices this fall. Less than 24 hours later, Gronbach and his party fired back; the town committee criticized GOP challenger Pete... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Dunsfold Park inquiry hears fears of 'hazardous and slow' trafficwere invited to come forward and speak as the first week of hearings concluded.
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 29 days ago
were invited to come forward and speak as the first week of hearings concluded. Representatives of campaign groups, parish councillors and local residents all had their say in front of inspector Philip Major. The main focus of the inquiry, which... Read more

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