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Legal Notice A certified list of party-selected candidates for the Democratic and Republican Party in the Town of Norfolk for participation as DELEGATES to the conventions of said Party is on file in at the Town Clerk’s office at 19 Maple Avenue, Norfolk, Connecticut and copies are available for public distribution. Click here for the READ MORE.
History Repeats Itself in Norfolk Quilt04/07/2020

History Repeats Itself in Norfolk Quilt

Community quilt to be auctioned a second time Text and Photo by Jude Mead Quilting and quilting circles have a long history in Norfolk. Twenty-five years ago a group of 19 women from the community gathered together and made a quilt as a fund-raiser for the Church of Christ Congregational. The quilt was raffled off, READ MORE.

Social Distancing at the Ball Field

While their children tossed a ball around the Norfolk ball field, Ben Nadeau, Kailyn Nadeau, Stacey Dillard, Virginia Coleman-Prisco, and Sara Heller practice some social distancing on a chilly March afternoon. The post Social Distancing at the Ball Field appeared first on Norfolk Now. Read the rest of the article on READ MORE.

First, Do No Harm

In discussions about exploitation of Norfolk’s natural resources, we need a deeper understanding and relevant context rather than a focus on short-term profits from beaver pelts or timber. Cutting all the ash trees in Haystack Mountain State Park in an attempt to stop the emerald ash borer (EAB), as reported in the March issue of READ MORE.

Technology Works Hand in Hand with Tried-and-True

Congregating in Norfolk in the time of COVID-19 By Christopher Sinclair To congregate means to come together in a group or an assembly, particularly in large numbers, derived in part from the Latin root grex, meaning crowd or flock. While the physical act of congregating is currently and foreseeably off the table, the power and READ MORE.
Local Resident Pursues a College Education Abroad04/07/2020

Local Resident Pursues a College Education Abroad

Text by Allysia RuggieroPhoto by Savage Frieze Many Norfolk residents have had the opportunity to pursue higher education and follow a winding path toward their futures. For 23-year-old Kaelin Hester, a Norfolk native, higher education has led to astonishing experiences and travel. She is currently completing an anthropology degree completely in Spanish at the oldest READ MORE.

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