Author: Michele J. Bennett

CORRECTION:  BOE Approves Budget with 2.24% Increase

CORRECTION: BOE Approves Budget with 2.24% Increase

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UPDATE:  At the Wilton Board of Education meeting on February 22, the board approved the operating budget with an increase of 2.24% as presented by Superintendent Dr. Kevin Smith. The vote was unanimous with all members present. The proposed 2018-19 budget reflects four added item ...
Bd. of Education Votes to Keep WHS Grades Unweighted

Bd. of Education Votes to Keep WHS Grades Unweighted

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At last night’s (March 31) Board of Education meeting, the Board voted to support superintendent Kevin Smith’s recommendation to uphold the existing Policy 6147 of not weighing grades. The vote was split 4-2, with board members Glenn Hemmerle, Lory Rothstein, Laura Schwemm and Chris Stro ...
Tony-Winning Play Starts Tomorrow at Wilton Playshop

Tony-Winning Play Starts Tomorrow at Wilton Playshop

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The Carriage House Arts Center and The Wilton Playshop have joined forces to present the Tony-Award winning Best Play of 2013, Christopher Durang’s comedy, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, directed by Frank Gaffney and staged at both theatres. The play ran to rave reviews at the Carr ...
Wilton Businesses Voted ‘Best of Gold Coast’

Wilton Businesses Voted ‘Best of Gold Coast’

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While we are saddened by the loss of Wilton favorite Bon Appetit Café and the announcement that Bella & Co. will be closing at the end of August–news which had many of us bemoaning the fate of small businesses in our town--we were very heartened to hear that eight Wilton businesses w ...