Senior Center calendar 3-25 to 3-31

The Milford Senior Center at 9 Jepson Drive offers a variety of programs, activities and services for Milford residents 55 years of age and older.  Effective July 1, 2014, the Milford Council on Aging Board of Directors voted to increase membership dues to $15.00 a year.   For members who do not live in Milford, the yearly membership fee will increase … read more

Rescued owl takes flight

It was a cold and drizzly night on Jan. 29 when Joe Bogdan, a retired Milford police officer, drove past an injured owl lying in the middle of Naugatuck Avenue. He pulled over, and so did another car, a couple who moved the injured owl to the side of the road. Bogdan called police and then Steve Johnson, Milford’s open … read more

Marilla ‘Billie’ Rogers Sweet celebrates 100th birthday

Friends and family surrounded Marilla “Billie” Rogers Sweet at the First Church of Christ Congregational in Milford Saturday, March 9, to celebrate her approaching 100th birthday. Billie was born Friday, March 21, 1919, the second youngest child of Ernest Pope Rogers and Beatrice Nettleton. She and her siblings — Kenneth, Beatrice, Ray and Ernest, were all raised in Milford. Her … read more

Woman robbed after Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade festivities

UPDATE: Milford police say a woman in her late forties was robbed after she walked to her car through Wilcox Park Saturday following the Milford St. Patrick’s Day Parade. The annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade ended Saturday, March 9, at about 2:30 p.m., after which the downtown area becomes a hotspot for post-parade dining and celebrating. The woman left the … read more