Bill of Fairs: Golf, fairs and more

Senior Adult Purim Luncheon, March 15, 11 a.m.-noon, Stamford JCC, 1035 Newfield Ave., Stamford. Info: stamfordjcc.org. Links for Literature/Mini-Golf Fundraiser, March 16, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Easton Public Library, 691 Morehouse Rd., Easton. For kids. Tickets $5-$30. Info: 203-261-0134, lzaffino@eastonlibrary.org. Ephemera Fair: Ephemera/39, March 16, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; March 17, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1800 East Putnam Ave., Old … read more

Nearing 0% increase for town departments, selectmen review budget

Within $10,000 of their targeted 0% increase in the budget for town departments — excluding the schools — the Board of Selectmen reviewed some of the “puts and takes” that had gotten it to the verge of a budget that would remain flat from 2018-19 to 2029-20.  The town departments’ budget was at $36,493,175 when the selectmen met Friday afternoon, … read more

Junior Golf Hub featured on Golf Channel’s ‘Morning Drive’

Junior Golf Hub’s Founder and CEO Roger Knick was featured on the Golf Channel’s “Morning Drive” with Damon Hack April 27 in honor of Junior Golf Week, showing how Junior Golf Hub’s tools help players and parents on the journey to college golf. During the appearance, Knick and Hack discussed the many challenges facing players and parents as they navigate … read more

Love Your Library: A hole-in-one event

Hello Jack Nicklaus, move over Jack the Giant Killer. Yep, that’s right, the Ridgefield Library will transform into an 18-hole, three-floor golf course next weekend as part of its second annual “Love Your Library” celebration that kicks off Friday, Sept. 15 and runs through Saturday, Sept. 16. Among the events celebrating the vital role that the Ridgefield Library plays in … read more

Lions Club golf tournament raises money for RVNA

The Lions Club, which has been serving the Ridgefield community since 1929 through a variety of humanitarian, educational and civic projects, held its annual golf tournament at the town golf course earlier this summer. Funds raised this year went to supporting the Lions’ scholarship fund, as well as the RVNA. The Lions Club presented the RVNA with a check for … read more

Michael Ness Play it Forward Golf Tourney coming Sept. 18

The Michael Ness Play it Forward Golf Tournament will celebrate the life of a young man who was treated at the Bridgeport Hospital facility.

Make it “Fore for #4,” at the fourth annual Play it Forward Golf Tourney to raise funds to support Connecticut’s only regional burn center and celebrate the life of a local young man who was treated at the Bridgeport Hospital facility. Golfers are urged to make their reservations now for the Monday, Sept. 18, Michael Ness Play it Forward Golf Tournament … read more

2017 Spring FCIAC Preview: Ridgefield Tigers

A Tiger statue, dedicated to the youth of Ridgefield, greets fans at Tiger Hollow Stadium. — Joshua Fisher photo

Before the 2017 spring season begins, the HAN Network broadcasting crew visited all 17 FCIAC schools to interview sports captains and coaches. The second stop of 2017 Spring FCIAC Tour brought us to Ridgefield High School on Tuesday, March 28. HAN Network Sports Director Frank Granito interviewed spring captains. The interviews  can be seen below. Here’s our interview with the … read more

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