Walsh’s Wonderings — Betraying teachers

Conflict brings out both the best and worst in us, and the current state budget battle is no exception. Most of us are already battle-weary from months of debate at the national level around the Affordable Care Act, debt ceiling and tax reform. However, the Republican budget currently in front of Gov. Malloy just spit on public school teachers. I’ve … read more

Ridgefield Symphony benefit: Chris Brubeck will keep it lively

by Lois Street  It’s a matter of keeping live music alive! Chris Brubeck and his band Triple Play – praised by critics for “top-notch musicianship” and “show-stealing flair” — will take the stage at the Ridgefield Playhouse on Saturday, April 15, at 8 p.m. The trio known for its vivid repertoire of folk, blues, jazz, standards and innovative original works … read more