A new buzz at Subway headquarters: Bees

A new sustainability project at Subway World Headquarters in Milford has employees becoming beekeepers as they oversee two hives of about 50,000 honeybees. The hives are located in a small fenced-in area in the corner of one of the company’s parking lots, adjacent to a section of woodland, and during the week rotating teams of Subway employees put on their … read more

Club News

Senior trips The Sikorsky Retirees Union 1150 meets every second Wednesday of the month at Union Hall on Garfield Street in Stratford. The following trips are planned. For reservations or more information, call Ramona Rubin at 203-736-0071. Sunday June 23 — Sheer Madness at the Charles Playhouse in Boston. Set in a hairstyling salon, this uproarious whodunnit counts on the … read more

Students make this teachers’ development workshop a live demonstration

Upcoming fifth- and sixth-grade students poured over a math problem June 20 at Foran High School as teachers stood nearby, taking copious notes, and video cameras recorded the students’ strategies and questions as a guest teacher sometimes intervened, guiding the students on their quest for the answer. Milford Public Schools described this new teacher learning strategy, called High Quality Instruction, … read more