Giving Thanks: Taste of Ridgefield 

To the Editor: Thank you all who attended and helped make this year’s Taste of Ridgefield a resounding success, by all measures. The event was very well attended with over 30 establishments participating. The proceeds for the event exceeded $30,000. In its 20th year the Taste of Ridgefield continues to be a premier event. The proceeds of this event are … read more

Giving Thanks: Special Olympics Ridgefield receives the gift of dance and more

To the Editor: On behalf of Special Olympics Ridgefield and our athletes, a sincere thank you goes out to Jean Cobelli, the Enchanted Garden Studios and her incredible talented dancers. We appreciate your generosity of the Gift of Dance and choosing Special Olympics Ridgefield as the recipient of all proceeds and sponsorships from the 17th annual December performance of the “Nuts about … read more

Letter: RHS girls soccer captains thank the community for their support

To the Editor: On behalf of the RHS Girls Soccer program, we wanted to thank the Ridgefield community for their support. We had a historic season this year with winning both the 2018 FCAIC and Class LL State Championships, a program first. First, a thank you to Dane Street, Anthony Cataldo, Scott Glucksman and the entire Athletic Dept. for their … read more

Letter: Holiday Gift Fund gives thanks for helping local children

To the Editor: The mission of the Evelyn C. Peeler Children’s Holiday Gift Fund for the past 42 years has been to ensure that less-fortunate children in Ridgefield have gifts to open, new clothing, and a meal on the table during the holidays. We are pleased that we were able to provide for these local children again this year but … read more

Giving Thanks: Ridgefield High School winter concert

To the Editor: Mr. McNamara, the band and orchestra director, and Mr. Haines, the choral director, teamed up with our talented music students to deliver a spectacular evening performance at the Ridgefield High School Visual & Performing Arts Winter Concert on Dec.12 in the Ann S. Richardson Auditorium. The auditorium’s namesake would have been very pleased to see the building … read more

Giving Thanks: Menorah lighting ceremony

To the Editor: ‘Many thanks to the wonderful and generous people who helped make the Community Chanukah Menorah Lighting ceremony in Ridgefield on Monday, Dec. 3, a tremendous success.  More than 100 community members joined in our festivities and added light and hope in the midst of darkness, collecting more than 100 pounds of food for the Ridgefield Food Pantry. … read more

Giving Thanks: Police Chief John Roche funeral and procession

To the Editor I was overwhelmed at the wonderful planning and execution that went into the funeral and procession for retired Police Chief John Roche. He was a personal friend of mine and I was moved by all of the traditions that were demonstrated by our police department as well as many other departments from throughout the area. But there … read more

Giving Thanks: Ryan Meegan Memorial soccer game

Ryan Meegan celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2013 Ridgefield High boys soccer season.

To the Editor: The Meegan family would like to thank all the players for participating in the third annual Ryan Meegan Memorial RHS soccer alumni game, and the spectators for braving the weather. Ryan loved playing in the rain so it was a perfect day. We would also like to thank the referees who donated their time, the commentator, Mark … read more

Pin It on Pinterest