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Click on graphics just below to answer the question "What's Up?"  Click here for a walking tour of Devil's Den.  Center above "Hard By Weston-Wilton Forest Block"

                    

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A 21st century debate series in Connecticut begins in Summer and ends in Autumn.


Fair, WestonArts, HISTORICAL SOCIETY SCORE!!!
Late September Emmanuel Fair, Woodstock-come-again, and art at Lachat.

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Never mind the U.S. Supreme Court, online/on demand streaming service for W.H.S. Sports




TAX SALE SEPTEMBER 12th at 10 am in the Town Hall Meeting Room
On another subject...how is a "Tax Sale" different from a "Tag Sale?"  Ans.:  Move the decimal place.
Where would we hold our "Tax Sale?"  And after Sept 12th, how long do the owners get before they are evicted? 

HOW DOES THIS WORK ELSEWHERE IN CT?  EXAMPLE...
Norwalk held their auction in the concert hall in the former Norwalk High School, now Norwalk City Hall:   
https://www.thehour.com/news/article/29-properties-go-to-auction-block-in-Norwalk-tax-13098878.php

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WELCOME TO LOU MARTIRANO
Passing the torch from Joe Lametta, who learned his craft from Dave Coley and Ed Gomeau.







Summer is over all too soon...

ON TO NOVEMBER...


OVERHEATED CAMPAIGN.  DID IT AFFECT THE VOTING MACHINES?  Well, in my neck of the woods, no pun intended, Wednesday August 15 a big relief in terms of at least the dew point/humidity!





HYPOTHESIS:  "Weston CT is a country club" yes or no?
UPDATED NOTES BASED UPON NEW INFO




Weston #1 for outages in big thunderstorm...
Would a wet August affect the work on the W.I.S. project?  Is it all outdoor work?  How about monsoons?  Severe heat/humidity etc.?


Hartford Courant publishes beach rules.




SPECIAL TOWN MEETING JULY 19 SAYS "YES"
Lachat Lease/sublease approved unanimously  - capacity crowd in Town Hall Meeting Room.  AWOL was I, previous NYC commitment...




ABSENTEE BALLOTS AVAILABLE FOR AUGUST 14th PRIMARIES.



WHAT WILL THE BALLOT LOOK LIKE?
Which candidate is not from Fairfield County?  Which are from Greenwich?  Here's an easy one:  Who is from Bridgeport?

And on another note, one thing living in a state the size (population) of Queens and Staten Island does for you is familiarity with pols.
Thursday July 12 the last applicant for $$ from Citizen's Election Program should be approved...Let the TV ads begin - one month to go before August 14 Primaries.

JULY FOURTH

LISTEN TO INTERNET FIREWORKS BY CLICKING ABOVE  LEFT
Want to swim in a spring-fed natural pond?  No swimming pool of your own?  http://www.westonct.gov/media/file/BISCEGLIEPONDPERMITFORM062718.pdf




     

June is now our sole Dogwood Festival.  No more May American Dogwood (R.I.P. the brace that went down in a Spring storm).




SENATE STANDS BY THEIR MAN
Seven bill that had passed by more than 2/3 majorities eligible.  But no overrides in Senate, answering loyalty question.


Weston Historical Society, the Gateway to Weston, welcomes summer!