Fallen K-9 Honored MARK DIPAOLA A solemn and well-attended memorial service gave one final salute to a Wethersfield Police Department K-9 killed during a search for a suspect in late November. Wethersfield police officers, state police officers, and law enforcement... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
STEM Academy Architects to Design Town Hall MARK DIPAOLA The Town Hall Renovations Project Committee voted unanimously to select Quisenberry Arcari Architects from a pool of 14 RFP respondents after two nights of executive session interviews last week. The Farmington-based Quisenberry Arca... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Boat Club Disputes Costs in Lease Renewal MARK DIPAOLA The Cromwell Outboard Association has enlisted an attorney to assist it with the review of its lease for the 2 River Road Property it calls home. The lease, which is set to expire in a little less than a month, will be renewed by ord... FULL STORY | MORE CROMWELL NEWS
Newington Celebrates Blue Ribbon Award to Rey... MARK DIPAOLA Jeremy Visone admits that the Blue Ribbon award was new territory for him when he took a phone call from the Connecticut Department of Education in his former Anna Reynolds Elementary School office back last winter. The then-principal... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
ROCKY HILL - When Guy Scaife heads to Meriden in September, town Finance Director John Mehr will become the interim Town Manager-a role he filled two years ago after the retirement of...
WETHERSFIELD - A minimum budgeting requirement-driven adjustment could help the Board of Education erase a $255,000 budget overage reported at the November 22 regular meeting, but the d...
WETHERSFIELD - Wethersfield and Rocky Hill drew a large crowd for last Tuesday’s swim meet, but it wasn’t the biggest turnout that Wethersfield head coach Lee Schwartzman has seen a...
NEWINGTON - With the legislature’s 2016 session having begun Feb. 3, state Rep. Gary Byron (R-Newington) is asking residents for feedback on the Governor’s Transportation Finance...
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Century 21 Stamm Eddy & Stamm Neil
NEWINGTON - Century 21 Stamm Eddy in Newington and Stamm Neil in Cromwell have joined forced to continue a “tradition of service and caring about the community.” With a combined 70 years of service to their respective communities, the offices have combined to better serve and educate clients whether buying or selling a home. “We consider ourselves real estate practicioners--or ‘life change consultants,’” said broker Chip Stamm. The agents at Stamm Eddy and Stamm Neil focusing on truly listening to clients’ needs in order to help them make the best decision for them. Agents are trained in-house and employ the most up-to-date tools and marketing strategies available through continuing education. Stamm said he and his staff offer “full service-plus,” helping clients get their homes ready for showing and providing information on contractors and inspectors. Clients are kept in-the-know throughout the process. “We’re here to serve you and help them have a better life in the town that you’re in,” said Stamm. Century 21 Stamm Eddy, 39 East Cedar St., Newington, can be reached at 860-666-1449 or www. stammeddyrealty.com. Century 21 Stamm Neil, 532 Main St., Cromwell, can be reached at 860-635-5974 or www.century21neil.com.

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