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WallingfordCT.com is an aggregated news and information website that provides info from around the town of Wallingford, CT including from the town government, local news organizations, blogs and social media:

This site was originally created by a Wallingford resident, Tim Dineen, more than 15 years ago and is intended as a source for news and information about the town of Wallingford, Connecticut. This site hosted the first "official" website for the town, a volunteer effort at the time back in 1997, and has been revised to focus on the compilation of Wallingford news from various sources including journalistic news as well as news from social media.

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Wallingford Wired: Church of the Resurrection Carnival Brings Fun For All!
4/18/14 2:24 PM
Everybody loves it when the carnival comes to town! Once again, Wallingford’s Church of the Resurrection is sponsoring their annual carnival April 23rd through the 26th in the parking lot adjacent to the church. The weather forecast for the four day event is for good weather on Wednesday and T...

CT News Junkie: Boost In Legal Aid Funding Sought
4/18/14 1:36 PM
NEW HAVEN—Debbie Diaz was in tears in a New Haven courthouse when she learned she was being evicted because the apartment she rented was being foreclosed on by the bank....

CT News Junkie: Nursing Home Disclosure Bill: Transparency Or Intrusion?
4/18/14 11:54 AM
The state’s nursing homes call it excessive and intrusive. The Malloy administration calls it a move towards transparency....

CT News Junkie: OP-ED | Are Wall Street Values Right for Schools?
4/18/14 8:00 AM
Last week on a flight back from England, I read Michael Lewis’ latest book, Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt . I found myself highlighting passages, struck by parallels with the corporate education reform movement. It’s not surprising as both industries involve players from high tech and hedge fund...

CT News Junkie: Leaders Try To Put Grass Seed Debate Behind Them
4/18/14 6:17 AM
(Updated 1:28 p.m.) It’s been a week since the House, in a rare move, defeated a bill that would have banned genetically modified grass seed just one day after the Senate passed it....

CT News Junkie: OP-ED | An Open Letter to ‘Jane Doe,’ The Transgender Girl in an Adult Prison
4/18/14 6:00 AM
Dear “Jane,” I feel like we all failed you, and I’m sorry....

CT News Junkie: OP-ED | Republicans Should Beware Of Rowland’s Stench
4/18/14 4:30 AM
Could this be the end of the road for former Gov. John G. Rowland? If once again convicted of political and financial malfeasance, will he ever be taken seriously when he’s released from prison a second time? And moreover, will his legal troubles drag down Republican candidates, especially the...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Holiday Closing - Good Friday
4/17/14 7:00 PM
Notice of closing for Wallingford Town Offices...

CT News Junkie: House Approves Tax Credits For UTC
4/17/14 4:34 PM
The House overwhelmingly approved legislation Thursday to allow United Technologies Corp. to use $400 million in unused tax credits to reduce their tax liability and expand their facilities....

CT News Junkie: Unemployment Rate Remains Steady As State Adds Jobs In March
4/17/14 3:07 PM
Connecticut’s unemployment rate remained steady at 7 percent in March and the state added 4,900 jobs, according to a Connecticut Labor Department report....

CT News Junkie: Republicans Release A Budget, But Will Anyone Take Notice?
4/17/14 1:29 PM
Republican legislative leaders in the House and Senate unveiled an alternative budget that nonpartisan fiscal analysts say will slightly decrease the deficit in future years....

Wallingford Patch: Several Wallingford Homes Are in Foreclosure
4/17/14 1:07 PM
Patch and Zillow team up to bring you Wallingford real estate news....

CT News Junkie: Bill To Give Adult Adoptees Access To Their Birth Certificate Advances
4/17/14 11:09 AM
Rep. David Alexander stood outside the House chamber Thursday morning and listened as his colleagues debated whether he should be permitted access to his original birth records....

Wallingford Patch: Reel Conversations: Ladies in Lavender
4/16/14 9:56 PM
When: April 19, 2014 Time: 1:00 PM-4:00 PM Location: Wallingford Public Library, 200 North Main St., Wallingford, CT Wallingford Public Library continues the film series “Reel Conversation: True Love with a Twist” on Saturday, April 19 at 1:00 p.m. with the film Ladies in Lavender . The film ...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Home Fire Sprinkler Safety - Fire Prevention Bureau
4/15/14 7:00 PM
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Wallingford Town Government Website: Smoke Alarm Safety - Fire Prevention Bureau
4/15/14 7:00 PM
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Wallingford Town Government Website: VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED - HazWaste Central - May 17 and Sept. 20
4/15/14 7:00 PM
Wallingford's Hometown Days at HazWaste Central...

Wallingford Public Library: Understanding Adolescent Impulsivity, Everyday Stress, and How to Cope with the Big Stuff
4/14/14 8:42 AM
Monday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room Dr. Beth Russell, Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Relations at the UConn College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will give a basic overview of how our ability to face stress and cope changes over time, starting in early chil...

Wallingford Public School System: Cutting athletics at Wallingford School can lead to parent opposition
4/14/14 7:31 AM
The possiblility of the Board of Education eliminating middle school sports and reducing high school sports concerns elected officials and parents who feel the school board should look elsewhere to cut spending....

Wallingford Town Government Website: Annual Water Main Flushing - Early Spring
4/13/14 7:00 PM
The Water Division continues its Annual Water Main Flushing Program....

Wallingford Town Government Website: Government Channel Program Schedule - Week of April 14 - Revised
4/13/14 7:00 PM
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Bob Swick's Blog: Is The Tide Turning For Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule? Then Back To Normal.
4/13/14 2:49 AM
There was a brief bright spot in Connecticut in the 61st District as Republican Tami Zawistowski won the Special Election to replace Democrat Elaine C. O'Brien who passed away seven weeks ago.  Ms. Zawistowski won by a large margin also in the election. Could this be a trend for November?&nb...

Wallingford Public School System: Wallingford assistant supertindent McNamara leaving for South Windsor
4/11/14 12:42 PM
Assistant Superintendent for Personnel Colin McNamara is leaving the town's school system at the end of the year to take a similar position for South Windsor Public Schools....

Wallingford Public School System: Wallingford school board fields questions from Town Council on budget
4/10/14 8:26 AM
Roxane Mc Kay and School Supetintendent Salvatore Menzo field questions to The Town Counci, the discussions , which lasted over two hours focused on the $515, 550 shortfall that remains after the school board removed all new programming and initiatives from its spending plan to meet Mayor Dickinson'...

Wallingford Public Library: Holiday Closing
4/9/14 1:42 PM
The Library will be closed on Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday and Sunday, April 20th in observance of Easter. The Main Library will be open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and the Yalesville Branch 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 19th. Regular hours resume Monday, April 21st....

Wallingford Public School System: Math and the CT Core Standards
4/9/14 3:00 AM
Wondering how teachers plan for math, assess and use supporting materials? Here's a valueable resource that you too can use at home. There is even a link on the far right to take you to the grade level of your child. https://grade3commoncoremath.wikispaces.hcpss.org/home...

Wallingford Public School System: Wallingford Board of Education and Town Council to meet Wednesday to discuss budget
4/8/14 7:36 AM
During a special meeting last week, the Board of Education removed all new programs and initiatives from next year's budget. Even with the cuts, the board says it needs another $515,550 to maintain current programs....

Wallingford Town Government Website: Fishing Licenses - Come to Town Clerk's Office Before April 18
4/6/14 7:00 PM
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Wallingford Public Library: Home Grown Poetry: A Celebration of Local Poets
4/4/14 5:38 PM
Saturday, April 26th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room Celebrate National Poetry Month and the 5th anniversary of our poetry group Saturday Mornings with Poetry! Relax in a cafe setting for an afternoon of poetry readings, music, and refreshments brought to you and inspired by our local comm...

Wallingford Public Library: Reel Conversation: Ladies in Lavender
4/4/14 5:28 PM
Saturday, April 19th at 1:00 p.m.in the Community Room Together we will watch the film and then share in a discussion led by Brooks Appelbaum and Dennis Bell. Please join us. Judi Dench and Maggie Smith will certainly give us something to talk about! This film is rated PG-13....

Wallingford Wired: Wallingford CT Wing Fest at Villa Capri
4/4/14 2:20 PM
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the patriarch of all finger foods, the Buffalo wing. Created in Buffalo, NY in 1964, the spicy treat has been the go-to finger food for every occasion, from bachelor parties to sporting events to just snacking on them while watching TV on a lazy weekend. What ...

Wallingford Wired: New Listing: 289 Highland Ave, Wallingford CT 06492
4/4/14 10:27 AM
Beautiful 4 bedroom home for sale in Wallingford, CT! Home Photos Local Schools New Listing Christine Zygmont-Ross Harriman Real Estate LLC 203-672-4499 Questions? Schedule a Showing! Licensed In: CT 289 HIGHLAND AVE Wallingford, CT 06492 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms : 2 ( 2 full ) List Price: $300,000 Liv...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: AGENDA - FY 2014 - 2015 BUDGET WORKSHOP - Special Town Council Meeting
4/4/14 7:29 AM
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CONNECTICUT Special Town Council Meeting APRIL 9, 2014 6:30 P.M. Town Council Chambers FY 2014 - 2015 BUDGET WORKSHOP AGENDA 1. Moment of Silence 2. Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call 3. BUDGET WORKSHOPS           BOARD OF EDU...

Wallingford Wired: Just Listed: 16 Jodi Dr, Meriden CT 06450
4/3/14 12:47 PM
Beautiful 3 bedroom home for sale in Meriden, CT! Home Photos Local Schools Just Listed Christine Zygmont-Ross Harriman Real Estate LLC 203-672-4499 Questions? Schedule a Showing! Licensed In: CT 16 JODI DR Meriden, CT 06450 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms : 2 ( 2 full ) List Price: $219,900 Living Area Appro...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: Town of Wallingford release letter of proposed 2015 budget
4/1/14 5:15 PM
You can follow this LINK to pull the entire PDF file ....

Bob Swick's Blog: April Economic Fools!
4/1/14 6:44 AM
April Economic Fools. What is the real unemployment rate? April Economic Fools. What is the real amount of workers who have given up looking for work? April Economic Fools. What is the real debt of the United States? April Economic Fools. What is the real debt of Connecticut? April Economic Fools. W...

Wallingford Wired: Meriden CT Market Snapshot for February 2014
3/31/14 6:55 PM
Here’s whats happening in the Meriden CT housing market as of February 28, 2014:There are currently 221 single family homes for sale in Meriden: Low list price: $19,900 High list price: $359,000 Average list price: $180,967 Median list price: $174,900 Average Days on Market:64 Homes sold on av...

Wallingford Wired: Wallingford CT Market Snapshot for February 2014
3/31/14 2:47 PM
Here’s whats happening in the Wallingford CT housing market as of February 28, 2014:There are currently 165 single family homes for sale in Wallingford: Low list price: $32,900 High list price: $1,299,000 Average list price: $336,254 Median list price: $304,900 Average Days on Market: 85 Homes...

Bob Swick's Blog: This Week's Connecticut Economic Observations
3/26/14 1:36 AM
I am back from a too brief visit with family in Florida.  I am always amazed at the lower taxes in Florida as compared to here in Connecticut.  No state income tax in Florida and much lower property taxes. I also can see how middle class taxpayers here in Connecticut are the true servants ...

Wallingford Wired: Harriman Real Estate Promotes Wallingford Artists
3/25/14 11:09 AM
As some of you know, back in January we realized a long-running vision of opening a brick-and-mortar office here in Wallingford for our real estate brokerage. After working in “virtual office” mode for many years, both before and after forming our own company, it was both a rewarding and eye-opening...

Wallingford Town Government Website: New Hours - Veterans Service Center
3/23/14 7:00 PM
Announcing new hours for the Center....

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: AGENDA – WALLINGFORD TOWN COUNCIL–MARCH 25, 2014
3/20/14 2:14 AM
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CONNECTICUT REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING Town Council Chambers TUESDAY March 25, 2014 6:30  P. M. AGENDA 1.    Opening Prayer – Father Thomas Walsh, Most Holy Trinity Church of Wallingford 2.  &...

Wallingford Wired: Harriman Real Estate Open Houses for March 16 2014
3/14/14 11:32 AM
Harriman Real Estate LLC is holding the following five open houses this weekend. In conjunction with Dave & Michelle Poulin of Prime Lending. we will be giving away an iPad Mini to one lucky attendee! Just fill out an entry form at any of the following open house locations and you might be the w...

Bob Swick's Blog: Another Day - Another New Connecticut Utopian Law Proposal
3/12/14 2:44 AM
It is another day here in Connecticut, land of economic lasts. And being another day here in economic lasts, Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule has hatched a new plan to spend taxpayers monies. This new law proposal wants to provide a state retirement pension system for those private sector worke...

Wallingford Wired: Just Listed: 15 Fairview Ave, Meriden CT 06451
3/11/14 1:13 PM
Beautiful 3 bedroom home for sale in Meriden, CT! Home Photos Local Schools Just Listed Presented by: Kim Vogt Harriman Real Estate LLC 203-623-0017 Questions? Schedule a Showing! Licensed In: CT 15 FAIRVIEW AVE Meriden, CT 06451 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms : 1 ( 1 full ) List Price: $179,500 Living Area ...

Wallingford Wired: 4 Questions to Ask Your Wallingford CT Home Inspector
3/6/14 5:01 PM
When you buy a Wallingford home, you need to know exactly what you’re buying. Imagine how frustrated you’d be to find out that the hot water heater wasn’t working—in the middle of a shower! This is why you should have a home inspection before you buy your home. A home inspection is an important part...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Neighborhood Assistance Act - Applications Due May 9
3/5/14 7:00 PM
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Wallingford Town Government Website: Compost Center open 6/days per week in April and May
3/4/14 7:00 PM
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Bob Swick's Blog: Yet More Corporate Welfare In Connecticut Using Taxpayers Dollars
3/4/14 2:27 AM
Connecticut is ranked 49 out of 50 states in Fiscal Condition along with many other near last economic categories according to a report recently released by the Mercatus Center of George Mason University. And Mr. Malloy has given more corporate welfare this time to UTC in the form of a mere $400 mi...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: Program Review and Investigations Committee - PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA
3/3/14 10:24 AM
Program Review and Investigations Committee PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA Tuesday, March 4, 2014 3:00 PM Wallingford Town Council Chambers Town Hall – 45 South Main Street Wallingford, CT           I.    &nb...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: MY TAKE – Meriden’s efforts regarding their transit-oriented district.
3/2/14 4:38 AM
The Burdelski foresees “real milestones” in 5-10 years for downtown Meriden’s transit-oriented quest article was recently published in the Record Journal.   The Wallingford link to this is the fact that Meriden is deeply into this and Wallingford is not. It is more likely than not we ...

Bob Swick's Blog: Please Remember Governor Malloy Is Right All Of The Time Especially On Economic Issues
2/26/14 4:11 AM
Connecticut taxpayers should always remember that Mr. Malloy and Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule is always correct on economic issues. The minimum wage is another economic issue that Mr. Malloy and Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule is always correct on.  A higher minimum wage somehow in...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: AGENDA REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
2/24/14 12:09 AM
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CONNECTICUT REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING Town Council Chambers TUESDAY February 25, 2014 6:30 P.M. AGENDA 1. Moment of Silence 2. Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call 3. Consent Agenda 3a. Consider and Approve Tax Refunds totaling $2,997.2...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: Contact information for the Wallingford Board of Education members
2/19/14 12:26 PM
Members - Wallingford Board of Education 2014-2016 Roxane McKay 294 Ivy Street Rmckay@tagcfm.com Michael J. Votto 377 N. Elm Street mvotto1968@aol.com mvotto@staedan-brendanschool.org Jay Cei 15 Blossom Lane Jcei@ulbric...

Bob Swick's Blog: At What Point Do Taxpayers Say Enough Is Enough?
2/18/14 2:05 PM
How much does it cost taxpayers for a job in Connecticut?  You know the one you are subsidizing through the Department of Economic Development?  Or maybe the Governors First Five Program? Or how about the Express Program?  Or the Express Program Manufacturing Assistance Act Program?&n...

Bob Swick's Blog: More Thoughts On Your Hartford's Omnipotent Democrat One Party Rule $55 Connecticut Tax Rebate
2/12/14 2:42 AM
I still can not get over the possibility of getting back from Hartford's Omnipotent Democrat One Party Rule a $55 Connecticut Tax Rebate-my mind is racing with what I can do with the money. I am also amazed at all of the new jobs that are supposedly being created with these rebates-pick a numbe...

Bob Swick's Blog: The Malloy State Of The State Address-Was He Talking About Connecticut?
2/9/14 4:09 AM
I was unclear as to Mr. Malloy's recent snow delayed State of the State address as if he was talking about Connecticut, the state he is supposedly Governor of.  For what Mr. Malloy talked about as far as what was in his $19 billion dollar budget seemed to me to be an economic fantasy in his dre...

Bob Swick's Blog: Connecticut Cattle Call-Buy Your Votes, Laws And Regulations At The Right Price
2/5/14 12:53 AM
--> The 2014 Connecticut election season is in full force.  Some snow has not stopped the Malloy Economic Debacle along with Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule from continuing to buy votes at any level they can.  From free money given to companies through the Department of Eco...

Bob Swick's Blog: The Governor Feels You Are Worth $55 And Or $110-I Guess Taxpayers Votes Are Worthless?
1/31/14 2:49 AM
If you earn under $200,000. a year you are worth $55.  If you earn under $400,000 a year you are worth $110 a year.  That is what you are worth according to Governor Malloy in an effort to get you to vote for him again.  It is part of his economic fantasy plan to give back a few dolla...

Bob Swick's Blog: The Tired State Of The Union
1/29/14 2:58 AM
Our State of the Union is very tired. Five years now of the same, more government will resolve all of our problems. More laws, more taxes, more of the same. If Mr. Obama does not get what he wants then he will use his executive order supposed powers-why bother with the United States Constitution now...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Spring 2014 Recreation Guide - Department of Parks & Recreation
1/26/14 7:00 PM
The Department of Parks and Recreation has released the Spring 2014 guide to leisure and fun entitled, Involve Yourself in Wallingford....

Bob Swick's Blog: The Common Core One Million Dollar Ad Campaign Paid For By Connecticut Taxpayers
1/26/14 4:00 AM
What is Common Core?  A mere $1 Million Dollars of Connecticut Taxpayers monies will soon be spent to find out.  Common Core is an educational program which ties adoption to "Race to the Top" Federal funding for education.  What are we racing to the top of?  No answers.  For...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: AGENDA – WALLINGFORD TOWN COUNCIL MEETING FOR January 28, 2014
1/22/14 1:31 PM
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CONNECTICUT REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING Town Council Chambers TUESDAY January 28, 2014 6:30 P.M. AGENDA 1. Moment of Silence 2. Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call 3. Consent Agenda 3a. ...

Bob Swick's Blog: Oops more bad economic news for Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule
1/17/14 5:57 AM
Oops more bad economic news for Hartford's Omnipotent One Party Rule, courtesy of a George Mason University working paper written by Sarah Arnett.  In an excellent analysis of all 50 states financial solvency Ms. Arnett uses precise formulas to present a real world view of all of the 50 states ...

Bob Swick's Blog: America's Never Ending National Debt
1/16/14 6:38 AM
$17 trillion dollars and counting.  That is America's never ending National Debt.  And if taxpayers were to look at the new 1,582 page spending bill which increases spending by a mere $45 billion dollars they would see more of the same.  More wasteful spending, more entitlement progra...

Bob Swick's Blog: Connecticut's Inherent Corruption #4
1/14/14 11:44 AM
I truly can not keep up with all of Connecticut's Inherent Corruptions that are currently going on for all taxpayers to view. I truly can not even narrow down the donations, the loans and the forgiveness of all these different loans thanks to the hard working taxpayers of Connecticut. Thus we are in...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: The overtaxing of Wallingford
1/12/14 4:10 AM
Taxing considerations was printed today in the Record Journal – in it Mike Brodinsky outlined many points regarding our budgeting processes. It is a comprehensive read and I recommend it to everyone.   Our current budget (from this past May) already included $4.3 million dollars from th...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: AGENDA - WALLINGFORD REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
1/9/14 1:51 PM
TOWN OF WALLINGFORD, CONNECTICUT REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING Town Council Chambers TUESDAY January 14, 2014 6:30 P.M. AGENDA 1. Opening Prayer Reverend Dean Warburton Church of Wallingford 2. Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call 3. Consent Agenda 3a. Consider an...

Bob Swick's Blog: Connecticut's Inherent Corruption #3
1/8/14 11:55 AM
10 jobs per year per loan-for a total of $5,150, 000 spread among four loans.  $4,750,000 of these loans are deferred until 2017 and 2018.   Welcome to Connecticut's Department of Economic and Community Development's taxpayer-funded aid program.  Free taxpayers money with liberal...

Bob Swick's Blog: Connecticut's Inherent Corruption #2
1/6/14 11:00 PM
I was asked by several of my readers to continue to expand on my last blog regarding what many are calling "Pay for Play" or Connecticut's Inherent Corruption scandals.  There are many thus I plan on writing about as many as I can.   Today I would like to feature another questiona...

Bob Swick's Blog: Connecticut's Inherent Corruption
1/4/14 3:57 AM
Apparently it has become legal for Connecticut to be corrupt.  One must give a contribution to the Democratic Party and thus one's business or individual person gets a state contract and or taxpayer funded position in our state.  Thus in my economic opinion Connecticut has become inherentl...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Town Issues Reminder on Clearing Sidewalks of Snow and Ice
12/29/13 7:00 PM
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Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: With all of the thank you letters formally mailed out, I wanted to also post my thanks online for the end of 2013
12/29/13 6:34 PM
December 29, 2013 With the election over and the holiday season coming to a close, I wanted to take this time to thank you so kindly for your support of my campaign for Mayor of Wallingford which culminated last month. While it is unfortunate that the goal of winning the election was not rea...

Bob Swick's Blog: Sunday's Random Thoughts
12/29/13 4:08 AM
Some Random Sunday Thoughts-back from my writing vacation: Apparently if you do business in Connecticut one must make a contribution to Hartford's Ominpotent One Party-The Elite Democratic Party.  Obviously, it is legal and encouraged.  Think about it next time you paying one of Connecticu...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: Follow up from public hearing regarding the Title V permit for Covanta
12/24/13 6:50 AM
On December 11 there was a public hearing about the Title V permit for Covanta. The meeting was recorded and is playing on WPAA but it is also on demand at WPAA. Please go to the link and go to video on demand which is located on top of the screen. The video is on page two. http://www.wpaa...

Wallingford Town Government Website: Temporary Parking Options During Winter Storms
12/12/13 7:00 PM
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Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: DEEP Best Management Practices for Disposal of Snow Accumulations from Roadways and Parking Lots
12/12/13 1:11 PM
A letter has been sent to Henry McCully and Mayor Dickinson’s Office regarding snow removal over all in town and the use of the Garden Road property – you can follow this link to read it. Below are the available DEEP Best Management Practices for Disposal of Snow Accumulations fro...

Bob Swick's Blog: Yes I Am Now A Victim Of Obamacare-My Policy Was Cancelled
12/11/13 2:52 AM
I am victim.  Should I be surprised?  Should I be angry?  Should I just marvel at the economic stupidity of this Administration in its implementation of this socialized health care program?  However I am still a victim. I have a health insurance policy today, which will be endin...

Jason Zandri's Wallingford Politico Blog: Notice of Public Hearing - Applicant: Covanta Projects of Wallingford, L.P.
12/6/13 8:58 AM
Notice of Public Hearing Applicant: Covanta Projects of Wallingford, L.P. Application No. 201207877 City/Town: Wallingford, CT The Commissioner of the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection ("DEEP") hereby gives notice of an informational hearing to take public comments co...

Bob Swick's Blog: Mr. Malloy's Economic Wasteland
12/4/13 2:26 AM
We know there is an election upon us in 2014.  We know here in Connecticut we are near last in all economic categories as compared to other states.  We have one of the highest tax rates in the country along with almost the highest costs in workers compensation insurance, unemployment compe...

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Wallingford Public Library: Books, flannelboard stories, rhymes, songs, and more are offered in this fun, dr...
4/19/14 6:12 AM
Books, flannelboard stories, rhymes, songs, and more are offered in this fun, drop-in program for preschoolers and their grown-ups! Location: Children's Program Room Mon, Apr 21, 2014 -- Preschool Storytime at 10:00 AM...

Wallingford Public Library:
4/18/14 8:02 AM
Sun, Apr 20, 2014 -- Easter - Library Closed...

Wallingford Public Library: Location: Community Room
4/18/14 7:33 AM
Location: Community Room Sat, Apr 19, 2014 -- Reel Conversation: Ladies in Lavender...

Wallingford Public Library: Bring your imagination and join us for an hour of fun with LEGOs! Kids and their...
4/18/14 7:03 AM
Bring your imagination and join us for an hour of fun with LEGOs! Kids and their grown-up will have a chance to show off their building skills with LEGOs provided by the library. Pre-registration for Wallingford residents is required. Non-residents … Sat, Apr 19, 2014 -- Lego Club...

Wallingford Public Library: The Wallingford Public Library and Choate Rosemary Hall invite kids PreK-Grade 3...
4/18/14 6:34 AM
The Wallingford Public Library and Choate Rosemary Hall invite kids PreK-Grade 3 (and adult) to an outdoor story walk at the Kohler Environmental Center! Sign up for either 9-10:30am or 10:45-12:15pm. Join us for a walk in the woods where we will … Sat, Apr 19, 2014 -- Spring Storywalk: Bugs, ...

Wallingford Public Library:
4/18/14 6:04 AM
Fri, Apr 18, 2014 -- Good Friday - Library Closed...

Wallingford Patch: There are several Wallingford homes available that have been foreclosed. —BH.
4/18/14 4:00 AM
There are several Wallingford homes available that have been foreclosed. —BH. Search New Foreclosures Nearby, April 17 wallingford.patch.com Patch and Zillow team up to bring you local real estate news....

Wallingford Public Library: He shall be missed....
4/17/14 11:01 PM
He shall be missed.... Remembering the Life and Work of Gabriel García Márquez artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com A look at The Times’s coverage of Gabriel García Márquez, who died on Thursday at 87....

Wallingford Patch: Good Friday services at the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany. —BH.
4/17/14 5:09 PM
Good Friday services at the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany. —BH. Good Friday Ecumenical Way of the Cross wallingford.patch.com Parishioners and clergy from the Episcopal Church of the Epiphany, Notre Dame and St. Coleman Roman Catholic Churches; the Middlefield Federated Churc...

Wallingford Public Library: The 2014 Teens' Top Ten Nominees have been announced! Check them out via the vid...
4/17/14 4:04 PM
The 2014 Teens' Top Ten Nominees have been announced! Check them out via the video below! Remember to come back on August 15 to vote for your favorites! http://youtu.be/AAN8lWTXA9o 2014 Teens' Top Ten Nominees Nominees for the 2014 Teens' Top Ten. Learn more at http:/...

Wallingford Patch: This #Connecticut boy needs your help. Justin has a rare infant seizure disorder...
4/17/14 11:24 AM
This #Connecticut boy needs your help. Justin has a rare infant seizure disorder, cortical blindness and cerebral palsy. His family needs your votes to help them get a handicapped accessible van: http://goo.gl/9JaS7M...

Wallingford Public Library: The Lion Digital Catalog has lots of ebooks and audiobooks to check out. http:/...
4/17/14 9:31 AM
The Lion Digital Catalog has lots of ebooks and audiobooks to check out. http://lion.lib.overdrive.com/FA727F1A-0FF9-4AFA-B80B-45674429C8AD/10/50/en/Default.htm Zinio has many popular magazines that you can start reading instantly on your device. https://www.rbdigital.com/lioninc/service/zi...

Wallingford Public Library: Location: Charlotte Collins Meeting Room
4/17/14 6:26 AM
Location: Charlotte Collins Meeting Room Thu, Apr 17, 2014 -- Thurday Night Book Club at 7:00 PM...

Wallingford Public Library: One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an a...
4/17/14 5:57 AM
One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an appointment. Thu, Apr 17, 2014 -- Computer Tutoring at 6:30 PM...

Wallingford Patch: Looking to buy in Wallingford? We've got you covered. —BH.
4/16/14 6:33 PM
Looking to buy in Wallingford? We've got you covered. —BH. Latest Homes for Sale Nearby, April 16 wallingford.patch.com Patch and Zillow team up to bring you local real estate news....

Wallingford Public Library: #nationallibraryweek
4/16/14 11:26 AM
#nationallibraryweek...

Wallingford Public Library: Students from Choate Rosemary Hall will be available in the Children's Room to h...
4/16/14 7:47 AM
Students from Choate Rosemary Hall will be available in the Children's Room to help students in grades 1-5 with their homework. Many thanks to Mary Pashley, Director of Community Services at Choate Rosemary Hall, and the student volunteers, for … Thu, Apr 17, 2014 -- Homework Help - Choat...

Wallingford Public Library: One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an a...
4/16/14 7:18 AM
One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an appointment. Location: Board Room Thu, Apr 17, 2014 -- Computer Tutoring at 3:30 PM...

Wallingford Public Library: Books, flannelboard stories, rhymes, songs, and more are offered in this fun, dr...
4/16/14 6:48 AM
Books, flannelboard stories, rhymes, songs, and more are offered in this fun, drop-in program for preschoolers and their grown-ups! Location: Children's Program Room Wed, Apr 16, 2014 -- Preschool Storytime at 1:30 PM...

Wallingford Public Library: Join us for a lively, interactive drop-in program filled with music and movement...
4/16/14 6:19 AM
Join us for a lively, interactive drop-in program filled with music and movement for 1's & 2's and their grown-ups! This program is limited to 60 people; Wallingford residents are given priority. Please bring proof of residency. Others are most … Wed, Apr 16, 2014 -- Musical Moth...

Wallingford Patch: What would you do if you went to visit a loved one's grave and the personal item...
4/15/14 7:26 PM
What would you do if you went to visit a loved one's grave and the personal items you left at the tombstone had been thrown into a pile as part of a cemetery clean-up? http://goo.gl/c4HIlM...

Wallingford Public Library: Have a road trip planned for the Passover/Easter weekend? Why not download a few...
4/15/14 8:36 AM
Have a road trip planned for the Passover/Easter weekend? Why not download a few e-books and/or e-audiobooks to take along with you on your computer, e-reader, or smartphone. The LION Digital Catalog has a large selection of titles in many formats to suit many tastes: http://tinyurl.com/oo5pg5p ...

Wallingford Public Library: Join us for a lively, interactive drop-in program filled with music and movement...
4/15/14 5:42 AM
Join us for a lively, interactive drop-in program filled with music and movement for 1's & 2's and their grown-ups! This program is limited to 60 people; Wallingford residents are given priority. Please bring proof of residency. Others are most … Tue, Apr 15, 2014 -- Musical Moth...

Wallingford Patch: Are you staying up to watch the #bloodmoon eclipse tonight? http://goo.gl/x7tDSw
4/14/14 7:28 PM
Are you staying up to watch the #bloodmoon eclipse tonight? http://goo.gl/x7tDSw...

: Tomorrow is stuffed animal story time! Pick out an animal, find a cozy spot, an...
4/14/14 5:23 PM
Tomorrow is stuffed animal story time! Pick out an animal, find a cozy spot, and spend 20 minutes practicing your reading. Call the Children's Room to sign up. (203) 284-6436 Read to a Stuffed Animal Tomorrow is stuffed animal story time! Pick out an animal, find a cozy spo...

Wallingford Public Library: In honor of National Library Week, CNN iReport asked photographers, architecture...
4/14/14 2:19 PM
In honor of National Library Week, CNN iReport asked photographers, architecture aficionados and book lovers to share photos of their most favorite libraries! http://ow.ly/vLVfA Libraries are dying? Think again www.cnn.com Many people are discovering a renewed fascination with libraries...

Wallingford Public Library: One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an a...
4/14/14 10:30 AM
One-on-one instruction for computer novices. Call (203)265-6754 to schedule an appointment. Location: Board Room Tue, Apr 15, 2014 -- Computer Tutoring at 3:30 PM...

Wallingford Public Library: Monday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room Dr. Beth Russell, Assista...
4/14/14 9:31 AM
Monday, April 21st at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room Dr. Beth Russell, Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Relations at the UConn College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, will give a basic overview of how our ability to face stress and … Understanding Adolescent Impulsivity, E...

Wallingford Public Library: Find out more about this Wallingford institution. New members are being actively...
4/14/14 6:04 AM
Find out more about this Wallingford institution. New members are being actively recruited. Stop by and find out more! Location: Charlotte Collins Meeting Room Tue, Apr 15, 2014 -- Wallingford Grange Membership Drive at 6:00 PM...

Wallingford Patch: Charoset recipe: Each family has their own tradition on how to make it. Growing...
4/13/14 12:01 PM
Charoset recipe: Each family has their own tradition on how to make it. Growing up, foodie writer Beth Rosen's family used apples, walnuts, cinnamon and honey: http://goo.gl/VbNU7U...

Wallingford Public Library: It's National Library Week! In case you missed it, check out this video of our w...
4/13/14 11:44 AM
It's National Library Week! In case you missed it, check out this video of our wonderful staff reading the opening lines of popular books. How many lines do you recognize? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKlLA04it8o Beginnings: Opening Lines of Books The staff of the Wallingford Pub...

Wallingford Patch: If your kids are on Snapchat, you'll want to read this. http://goo.gl/73oYJr
4/13/14 9:26 AM
If your kids are on Snapchat, you'll want to read this. http://goo.gl/73oYJr...

Wallingford Public Library: Students from Choate Rosemary Hall will be available in the Children's Room to h...
4/13/14 5:57 AM
Students from Choate Rosemary Hall will be available in the Children's Room to help students in grades 1-5 with their homework. Many thanks to Mary Pashley, Director of Community Services at Choate Rosemary Hall, and the student volunteers, for … Tue, Apr 15, 2014 -- Homework Help - Choat...

Wallingford Patch: People's Action for Clean Energy Choses Gaylord Hospital as an environmental lea...
4/8/14 4:56 PM
People's Action for Clean Energy Choses Gaylord Hospital as an environmental leader. —BH. Gaylord Hospital Recognized by People’s Action for Clean Energy wallingford.patch.com Gaylord Hospital, in Wallingford, will be recognized on April 29th by People’s Action for Clean Energy (PACE) w...

Wallingford Patch: Happy Anniversary to Edible Arrangements, the Wallingford-based gift company tha...
4/8/14 4:40 PM
Happy Anniversary to Edible Arrangements, the Wallingford-based gift company that's celebrating its 15th anniversary. —BH. Wallingford-based Edible Arrangements Marks 15-Year Anniversary wallingford.patch.com The company's headquarters employs more than 40....

Wallingford Patch: Who do you think will win the bet? CT Gov. Malloy and Kentucky Gov. Beshear have...
4/7/14 4:18 PM
Who do you think will win the bet? CT Gov. Malloy and Kentucky Gov. Beshear have a friendly wager over tonight’s UConn Huskies and Kentucky Wildcats NCAA Men’s National Championship game! http://goo.gl/62VoKD What's the wager? A CT wine, beer and chocolate gift and a fully-stocked Kentucky...

Wallingford Public Schools: Great Video of the Invention Convention from NBC30 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com...
4/7/14 10:22 AM
Great Video of the Invention Convention from NBC30 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/video/#!/on-air/as-seen-on/Young-Inventors-in-Wallingford/253674481 Young Inventors in Wallingford Young inventors take place in an enrichment program for gifted fourth and fifth graders at Pond Hill Elementary...

Wallingford Public Schools: We're getting ready for our Technology Night this Wednesday night at Lyman Hall...
4/6/14 2:42 PM
We're getting ready for our Technology Night this Wednesday night at Lyman Hall High School. 6:30-8:30 Please continue to share this event. Looking forward to seeing you......

Wallingford Patch: What's the cleanest town, city or state you've been to? This pic of items dumped...
4/5/14 8:01 PM
What's the cleanest town, city or state you've been to? This pic of items dumped in a #Connecticut river made the Facebook rounds this week. What do you think the punishment should be for someone who throws this amount of trash into a river? http://goo.gl/8v8yFl...

Wallingford Public Schools: Mr. Bogush's class, 8th grade social studies teacher at Moran, was just chosen a...
4/2/14 5:36 PM
Mr. Bogush's class, 8th grade social studies teacher at Moran, was just chosen as one of the ten finalists in the Acer Classroom Makeover contest. If they win they get 30 tablets. The link to the page to vote is here: http://goo.gl/kARG38 …and please vote for us! Acer for Education - ...

Wallingford Patch: Remember when that car crashed into the Fairfield Cumberland Farms gas station a...
3/31/14 3:44 PM
Remember when that car crashed into the Fairfield Cumberland Farms gas station at 70 mph last week? The driver was charged with DUI and reckless endangerment, among other charges: http://goo.gl/DZk6Bb...

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Wallingford Public Schools: Lyman Hall Live Graduation Stream Link http://devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch...
6/28/13 2:01 PM
Lyman Hall Live Graduation Stream Link http://devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch?id=65&t=2 Discover Video DEVOS devos.discovervideo.com...

Wallingford Public Schools: Sheehan Live Graduation Stream Link http://devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch?id...
6/28/13 2:01 PM
Sheehan Live Graduation Stream Link http://devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch?id=66&t=2 Discover Video DEVOS devos.discovervideo.com...

Wallingford Public Schools: You can watch both graduations on streaming live video Sheehan devos.discoverv...
6/28/13 11:56 AM
You can watch both graduations on streaming live video Sheehan devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch?id=… LHHS- devos.discovervideo.com/show/watch?id=…. #wpschools Discover Video DEVOS devos.discovervideo.com...

Wallingford Public Schools: LHHS and Sheehan graduations will be inside this evening due to forecasted thund...
6/28/13 11:52 AM
LHHS and Sheehan graduations will be inside this evening due to forecasted thunderstorms and safety concerns that would result. #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Congratulations-Dag & Moran staff awarded 2013 3M Ingenuity Grants!Two $9,675 3M...
4/8/13 7:00 AM
Congratulations-Dag & Moran staff awarded 2013 3M Ingenuity Grants!Two $9,675 3M Foundation grants will be used for STEM programs.#wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Reminder - Applications for Junior Achievement China Partnership due Monday, Apr...
3/24/13 12:05 PM
Reminder - Applications for Junior Achievement China Partnership due Monday, April 1 to guidance! All interested please apply. #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: High School Students-Tickets-Senior-Senior Prom on sale both high schools-4/02-$...
3/24/13 12:04 PM
High School Students-Tickets-Senior-Senior Prom on sale both high schools-4/02-$10-Have fun with friends and senior citizens! #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Just saw Annie Get Your Gun. What an amazingn show! If you do not have plans ton...
3/23/13 4:21 PM
Just saw Annie Get Your Gun. What an amazingn show! If you do not have plans tonight, it is a must see how! Great job by everyone!#wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Thanks again to everyone who particpated. Great work on the core values! http:/...
3/21/13 6:14 AM
Thanks again to everyone who particpated. Great work on the core values! http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_641490e8-91d4-11e2-8aa9-0019bb2963f4.html #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Public Schools - 90 minute delay - Tuesday, March 19, 2013 #wpschools
3/19/13 3:59 AM
Wallingford Public Schools - 90 minute delay - Tuesday, March 19, 2013 #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_9d28e3e8-8d06-11e2-8b54-0019b...
3/15/13 5:04 AM
http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_9d28e3e8-8d06-11e2-8b54-0019bb2963f4.html - Great opportunities lie ahead for our staff and students. #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Great editorial on Mindset. http://www.myrecordjournal.com/guest_column/article_...
3/14/13 6:53 AM
Great editorial on Mindset. http://www.myrecordjournal.com/guest_column/article_07e3a940-8828-11e2-b69b-0019bb2963f4.html #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Public Schools are closed - Today - Friday, March 8, 2013 - No stude...
3/8/13 5:20 AM
Wallingford Public Schools are closed - Today - Friday, March 8, 2013 - No students and teachers should report. #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Great turnout last night for Mindset discussion. Look forward to seeing everyon...
3/5/13 7:46 AM
Great turnout last night for Mindset discussion. Look forward to seeing everyone again on March 20! http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_ccc6e174-8548-11e2-8fbf-0019bb2963f4.html #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Join March Madness for Mindset - Tonight - March 4 at 5:30 p.m. at LHHS VoAg Com...
3/4/13 4:10 PM
Join March Madness for Mindset - Tonight - March 4 at 5:30 p.m. at LHHS VoAg Community Room - Dr. Dweck will skype in to discuss her book....

Wallingford Public Schools: Fantastic Walligford Education Foundation Spelling Bee! Great job by all contest...
2/23/13 8:03 AM
Fantastic Walligford Education Foundation Spelling Bee! Great job by all contestants! Thank you for the support of our schools! #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_132b7736-7d6c-11e2-87fe-0019b...
2/23/13 8:01 AM
http://www.myrecordjournal.com/wallingford/article_132b7736-7d6c-11e2-87fe-0019bb2963f4.html - Budget Update #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Help keep the momentum going! Thanks Record Journal! http://www.myrecordjournal...
2/18/13 9:27 AM
Help keep the momentum going! Thanks Record Journal! http://www.myrecordjournal.com/editorial/article_31b63310-77b0-11e2-8e96-0019bb2963f4.html #wpschool #leadct...

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Public School - closed Thursday, February 14 - All students and teac...
2/13/13 2:16 PM
Wallingford Public School - closed Thursday, February 14 - All students and teachers should not report. #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Public Schools are closed Wednesday, February 13. Students & teacher...
2/12/13 3:17 PM
Wallingford Public Schools are closed Wednesday, February 13. Students & teachers are not to report. All other staff is to report.#wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: There is access to Yalesville, but not from Rte.68. Full access tomorrow.Sidewal...
2/11/13 7:40 PM
There is access to Yalesville, but not from Rte.68. Full access tomorrow.Sidewalk clearing to occur overnight tomorrow as not to impede traffic during the day.Working at Cook Hill and continuing to increase greater access to all buildings. If you have any questions, please feel free to conta...

Wallingford Public Schools: Completed school visits this afternoon.BOE staff doing great job making signific...
2/11/13 4:39 PM
Completed school visits this afternoon.BOE staff doing great job making significant progress! Our maintenance staff is top notch! #wpschools...

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Schools closed (02/12) ALL students & staff do not report. From pers...
2/11/13 1:19 PM
Wallingford Schools closed (02/12) ALL students & staff do not report. From personal experience, driving conditions in town are difficult....

Wallingford Public Schools: Wallingford Public Schools are closed tomorrow - Monday, February 11, 2013. No s...
2/10/13 10:49 AM
Wallingford Public Schools are closed tomorrow - Monday, February 11, 2013. No students or staff are to report. Please stay safe.#wpschools...

Wallingford Public Library:
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Wallingford Public Schools: We hope everyone is safe and warm. We'd love for you to share your photos of WPS...
2/10/13 7:41 AM
We hope everyone is safe and warm. We'd love for you to share your photos of WPS students in the snow....