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Free concert, movie to replace canceled Cooperstown event: 'Field of Dreams' to be shown Saturday
With the 75th Anniversary concert for the National Baseball Hall of Fame featuring the Boston Pops and Paul Simon canceled, a new local entertainment event is drawing inspiration from a classic baseball line :
Area educators: State scores will be put to use
Area school superintendents gave a generally positive picture of the importance of recently released state testing data for grades 3-8 in 2014 English Language Arts and math.
Milford firefighters: New equipment makes life easier for all
Milford Fire Department and Emergency Squad's newest piece of equipment was put to good use this weekend at the National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction, an official said Monday.
DEC revises bear-hunting rules
Newly adopted state rules will expand bear hunting opportunities and help manage the population, which has been growing and raising concerns about proximity to humans, officials said Monday.
New Hall class speaks at legends roundtable
The last official event of this year's National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction Weekend was a decidedly relaxed affair.
- Free concert, movie to replace canceled Cooperstown event: 'Field of Dreams' to be shown Saturday
- Local Sports
Torre takes blame for skipping Boss
As far as out of the ordinary starts to post-Induction Ceremony news conferences go, what transpired Sunday in the Clark Sports Center gymnasium was unprecedented.
- Outlaws rained out; Game 2 tonight at Damaschke
- Local Lacrosse
- Area Sports Briefs
- Torre takes blame for skipping Boss
HARPERSFIELD -- Memorial services for Vincenzo Ricci, who passed away April 24, 2014, will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 6, at the First Presbyterian Church of Stamford with Pastor Jared Stephens officiating.
- Elizabeth Hulbert Marler
- Harlo P. Beals Jr.
- Rodney Decker
- Mindy Fierson
- Vincenzo Ricci
In Our Opinion: Cheers
To Ruth Bader Ginsburg's talk on opera and law, Voice! 10, and Main Street grants
- In Your Opinion: Motorcycle track a problem for many
- In Your Opinion: New EPA rules are a blunt instrument
- In our opinion: Take pipeline's money with grain of salt
- In Your Opinion: Gibson is the 'out-of-touch' candidate
- In Our Opinion: Cheers
- Weddings & Engagements
- Mark Simonson
Lure of local off-track betting gained little foothold
From now until Labor Day, many from across our region will take a trip to Saratoga Casino and Raceway. Some will go to take in the sights and sounds, others for the "swag" that's given away, and of course some will place their bets on a favorite racehorse.Continued ...
- Lure of local off-track betting gained little foothold
- Big Chuck
- Chuck Pinkey
Public ignores what's good about the U.S.
Wednesday night, Sue and I went to see the movie "America: Imagine The World Without Her." It is based on the best-selling book by Indian immigrant Dinesh D'Sousa. I would venture that if there is a book worth reading or a movie worthy of its admission price, it is "America."Continued ...
- Public ignores what's good about the U.S.
- Sam Pollak
- Cary Brunswick
'Insurgent' or 'patriot' can be hard to define
A common perception may have been that writing human history is a mere description and explanation of events. We know better now, however, that even the driest facts are colored by the language and ideology of those doing the writing.Continued ...
- 'Insurgent' or 'patriot' can be hard to define
- Justin Vernold
- Emily Popek
- Publishers Desk
Spanx stretches into new territory with jeans, but promised magic is elusive
The Spanx empire of stomach-flattening, thigh-slimming, jiggle-reducing foundation garments has expanded to include what the brand promises is the mother of all body-shaping miracles: Spanx jeans.
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- Medical marijuana opponents' most powerful argument is at odds with a mountain of research
- Obama had crush on First Lady of Rock
- Spanx stretches into new territory with jeans, but promised magic is elusive