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Beloved Newtown restaurant Hartsyard has announced its closure

A stalwart of Newtown’s vibrant food scene for a decade, Hartsyard, has announced that it will be closing its doors in August. But don’t worry, the current owners have new digs in their sights. Jarrod Walsh and Dot Lee issued a statement via Instagram saying that the restaurant would “continue the journey in a new exciting space” at the Old Clare Hotel, where the Hartsyard team already offers bar snacks at the hotel’s rooftop, poolside bar.
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Susan Campbell (opinion): She quit a CT school board over ‘misogyny and racism’

For Rebekah Harriman, it came down to this: Life is too short. It’s too short to deal with intransigent ideologies and systemic dismantling of hard-fought gains. It’s too short to give up 25 hours a week in a volunteer position in which you don’t feel valued. When she resigned from Newtown’s Board of Education earlier this month, it was only after much discussion with friends and family.

Norwalk P&Z considers private school application for LaKota Oaks property

NORWALK, Conn. — Event venue LaKota Oaks would be transformed into a K-12 private school in a proposal up for a Planning and Zoning public hearing Tuesday. It would provide a welcome alternative to Norwalk Public Schools, five city parents wrote to P&Z. On the other hand, West Norwalk Association President Anthony Carrano reported in April that more than 100 neighbors oppose the application.
Mid-Hudson News Network

Renovated Hubbard Perkins Loop Trail at Fahnestock reopens

CARMEL – The Hubbard Perkins Loop Trail at Fahnestock State Park in Carmel has been reopened. The two-year, $1.5 million project overhauled 9.5 miles of multi-use trails in the park to better accommodate walkers, hikers, runners, bikers, snowshoers, cross-country skiers, and equestrian users. “Fahnestock State Park is a remarkable...

Popular Hudson Valley Park Cuts Swim Days Due to Staffing Issues

A fun swimming destination in the Hudson Valley has been forced to close down for part of each week due to a lack of lifeguards. Finding lifeguards to work at local swimming pools and beaches has become a difficult task. Municipalities have been desperately trying to recruit help, increasing pay and offering bonuses to anyone qualified to serve as a lifeguard. The City of Poughkeepsie recently lifeguard salaries from $16 to $22 an hour and is now offering up to $1,500 in bonuses.

Connecticut restaurant chain closes multiple locations

A well-known Connecticut restaurant chain has just closed multiple locations throughout the state. The past couple of years have been tough on businesses all over the country, and restaurants have been hit particularly hard. As a result, many popular chains have been forced to close their doors, and Chip's Family Restaurant is the latest casualty.

Wildacre Rotisserie to hold grand opening in Greenwich Thursday

This is a carousel. Use Next and Previous buttons to navigate. A former Greenwich Starbucks' has been transformed into a California-style rotisserie restaurant set to host its grand opening this Thursday. Called Wildacre Rotisserie, the roasted chicken quick service eatery hosted a soft launch earlier in the week before officially...
FOX Sports

Westminster Dog Show 2022: Top moments from Tuesday's competition

The 2022 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is in full swing Tuesday with the first round of Group judging, as four of the seven finalists competing for Best in Show lock down their spots. "America's Dog Show" kicked things off at Lyndhurst Estate in Tarrytown, New York on Saturday, as...

Fox Lane Fashion Show Students Turn Public Space into Runway

It was no accident that the stone walking path in the space between the Mount Kisco Public Library and Village Hall became a fashion runway early last Friday evening. That was where more than 50 Fox Lane High School students from the school’s Fashion Design Program were able to show their peers, parents and community their creativity and talent that had been honed in class, for some of them as long as the past three years.

Self-Care Rye: Meet Danny Babayev of Elegance Salon

Self-Care Rye is an occasional feature where we meet the people in Rye that take care of each of us – making us look and feel good. Do you have a suggestion for a hair or nail salon or barber shop we should profile? – tell us. Today meet Danny Babayev of Elegance Salon.