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

Senator Murphy leads discussion on health of Long Island Sound

Representatives from area environmental organizations, and environmentally-minded residents, gathered at the Connecticut Audubon Coastal Center in Milford Sunday, March 10, with U.S. Senator Chris Murphy to talk about the health of Long Island Sound and other issues. One of the attendees, DJ King of DJ King Lobsters in Branford, told the senator that lobsters have almost disappeared and that he … read more

Audubon debuts bird-of-the-year list

The Connecticut Audubon released a list of 2018 birds of the year, and topping the list is a unique pink bird that attracted a lot of attention in Milford and Stratford this year: The roseate spoonbill. This is the first time the Audubon has done this kind of list. Tom Andersen, the Audubon’s director of communications, said it was because … read more