Here\u2019s a look at some of the headlines in this week\u2019s Ridgefield Press: What do the Grinch, Jaws and the Chinese New Year have in common? They've all been spotted on a rock that sits at the intersection of Peaceable Hill Road and Remington Road. And the stone has been a neighborhood cornerstone for 50 years, celebrating a variety of holidays and other significant cultural moments. State Senator Toni Boucher is throwing her hat in the ring for the 2018 governor's race \u2014 or at least it seems. She talks a little bit about the process this week. Lake Mamanasco is back in the headlines this week as it moves toward a more favorable ecological balance. Puppies \u2014 Guiding Eyes for the Blind, to be exact \u2014 are the focus of this week's centerpiece story. Resident Lorraine Trapani talks about her journey from learning about the organization to directly impacting how its ran. (Hint: They use a supercomputer to match pups with trainers). The 111th Nutmeg Festival kicks off next weekend. What better time to celebrate volunteer Georgia Carrington who reflects on everything from the 100th year celebration to raffling off a car. Route 7, Route 35, and Route 116 all made headlines this week. One will be closed twice this month; another is shifting lanes next Wednesday; and the last one was closed Tuesday morning for five hours. Beware, Ridgefield drivers. In sports, golfer Michael Barbarossa won the top flight club championship at the Ridgefield Golf Club over the weekend and spoke to The Press about the tournament. In opinion, a local counselor uses Cat Stevens to help part ways with her college-bound daughter. Speaking of music, in happenings, Big Sam's Funky Nation and Ruthie Foster bring groovy tunes and mellow blues to Ballard Park next week. The Ridgefield Press is on Facebook \u2014 become one of more than 4,968 friends and get news updates at\u00a0Facebook.com\/RidgefieldPress More than 18,281 people have signed up for Ridgefield Press news bulletins via Twitter. You can, too, by stopping by\u00a0twitter.com\/RidgefieldPress Don\u2019t forget to sign up for Press alerts on our latest social media platform: Instagram. Go to\u00a0www.instagram.com\/ridgefieldpress\/ or search @ridgefieldpress on the app.