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Lab Test Results on Deming-Young Farm Soil Ar... MARK DIPAOLA UConn lab-tested soil samples taken from the Deming-Young Farm indicate that a top layer that was removed by contractors on an MDC sewer and water project was returned and that, although grass is capable of growing at the site, a layer... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Budget Negotiations Continue Post-Hearing MARK DIPAOLA Town Council Republicans and members of the Board of Education continue to seek a budget compromise as tonight's setting of the Mill Rate and a 0 percent school spending increase looms. Board Chair Nancy Petronio said Monday night th... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Budget Passes with Mill Rate Dip, Slight Boar... MARK DIPAOLA The Town Hall auditorium wasn’t exactly filled to capacity for the Town Council’s setting of the 2016-2017 budget and Mill Rate last night, but looks were deceiving. Councilors read aloud more than 60 letters regarding the propos... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Meeting Called to Address Budget Resolution MARK DIPAOLA Town Council Democrats have called a special meeting-scheduled for Monday, 7 p.m. at Town Hall-in order to “clarify” a budget resolution allowing the Board of Education surplus to keep unused surplus funds. A new statute allowing... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
NEWINGTON - A $515,000 Board of Education surplus will not be calculated as part of the base budget, but as funding retained in a non-lapsing contingency account. That was Town Cou...
NEWINGTON - A 1.2 percent school budget increase-partly composed of $515,000 of the Board of Education’s own surplus money-will allow the district to avoid most of the foretold lay...
NEWINGTON - The Newington middle and elementary level gifted programs went down with a slew of other cuts last night, after impassioned pleas from parents and students urging Board o...
NEWINGTON - Board of Education member Josh Shulman is entering the House race, with his eye on the state’s education funding structure-an area that he thinks could use an overhaul....
Business Spotlight
Century 21 Stamm Eddy & Stamm Neil
By KATELYN KELLEHER
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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