Community Bulletin Board
- Effort to Make CT a Better Place to Bike/Walk
- Loughran Heads CCF Development
- Waterbury Residents Save on Prescriptions
- $25,000 Grant to Mattatuck Historical Society
- Exchange Club to Host P.R. Specialist
- Easter Seals Aid Fund & Scholarships
- Scholarship Opportunity for High School Seniors
- Legislators Announce Funding for Waterbury
- Opening for 3 Spring Exhibitions at Museum
- Music @ The Matt: Pianist Julian Toha
- Palace Theater's April Events
- Public Hearing to be held for 'Common Core'
Community Bulletin Board
For the fifth consecutive year, the Connecticut General Assembly is considering a bill to help hold accountable careless drivers who injure or kill pedestrians, cyclists and other non-motorized "vulnerable users" of the state's roads.
The city of Waterbury, through its association with the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM), the statewide association of towns and cities, has already saved Waterbury residents over $49,800 in prescription costs since joining CCM’s Prescription Drug Discount Program last September when the city of Waterbury launched the program.
Rep. Jeffery Berger (D-Waterbury) is pleased to announce the Department of Economic & Community Development (DECD)/CT Office of Tourism (COT) awarded Mattatuck Historical Society a $25,000 grant from the Marketing Challenge Grant Program.
Barbara Branagan-Mitchell, owner and director of Branagan Communications Consultants LLC (BCC) (www.branagancommunications.com) in New Milford, Conn., a public relations, publicity placement, writing/editing and marketing communications consulting agency, will provide a presentation on March 10 to members of The Exchange Club of Waterbury at Carmen Anthony Restaurant in Waterbury on how they can build awareness of their businesses through PR and marketing.
Easter Seals announces scholarships are available to eligible individuals with disabilities who are pursuing a post-secondary degree at an accredited College or university. Application deadline is June 1, 2014. Eligible candidates residing in greater Waterbury, central Naugatuck Valley and northwestern Connecticut may request an application by contacting:
The Boys & Girls Club of Greater Waterbury is accepting applications for their 2014 Scholarships. Entries can be submitted by graduating seniors attending any high school in Waterbury, Wolcott, Watertown or at Woodland High.
Waterbury legislators are pleased to announce the approval by the State Bond Commission of various items in the City of Waterbury totaling over $6.5 million dollars.
“It is important that I along with the delegation continue the work of securing much needed State funding to assist my district and the entire City. The needs are great for our economic and physical infrastructure and I continue in my pursuit of these funds. It is the right thing to do and it is what my constituents have asked of me,” Rep. Berger said.
Join the Mattatuck Museum for the opening reception of three spring exhibitions on Thursday, March 13, 2014 from 6:00-7:30 p.m. The opening celebration will feature a conversation with museum curator Dr. Cynthia Roznoy, artist Stephanie Brody-Lederman and collector Ken Ratner at 6:30 p.m. Mary Daniel, curator of Fancy This will also talk about costumes in that exhibition.