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Milford Schools varsity-athletes honored at statewide banquet

PLANTSVILLE, CT – After two years of recognition at virtual celebrations due to the coronavirus pandemic, 350 outstanding varsity-athletes from each member school of the Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference were honored Sunday at the 39th Annual College Awards Banquet. academics-athletes at the Aqua Turf Club. The winners from Milford-based high schools were: Foran: Megan McTigue, […]

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Milford Schools to keep novel in class after requests for reconsideration

Milford Schools will continue to include a book in their curriculum after the controversy that led to a school board vote. In a letter to parents and staff, Milford Superintendent John Spieser said there have been requests for the board to reconsider including a book as part of their 10th grade English class. year. The […]

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Milford Schools keep ‘In the Time of the Butterflies’

Milford Exempted Village Schools will not remove “In the Time of the Butterflies” from its Grade 10 English curriculum, officials announced Thursday morning. The district reviewed the novel after receiving three complaints from citizens deeming its content to be sexually inappropriate and a threat to Christian values. Those are the only requests to go through […]

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Milford Schools resolve $400,000 heating expense overrun

MILFORD — The school district has frozen some spending to help alleviate a projected $400,000 shortfall in its natural gas account, according to operations manager James Richetelli. In order to partially cover the anticipated deficit, the Board of Education, at its meeting on Monday, unanimously approved the transfer of $207,547. “Normally we come to the […]

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Milford Schools resolve $400,000 heating expense overrun

MILFORD — The school district has frozen some spending to help alleviate a projected $400,000 shortfall in its natural gas account, according to operations manager James Richetelli. In order to partially cover the anticipated deficit, the Board of Education, at its meeting on Monday, unanimously approved the transfer of $207,547. “Normally we come to the […]

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Milford Schools resolve $400,000 heating expense overrun

MILFORD — The school district has frozen some spending to help alleviate a projected $400,000 shortfall in its natural gas account, according to operations manager James Richetelli. In order to partially cover the anticipated deficit, the Board of Education, at its meeting on Monday, unanimously approved the transfer of $207,547. “Normally we come to the […]

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Milford Schools resolve $400,000 heating expense overrun

MILFORD — The school district has frozen some spending to help alleviate a projected $400,000 shortfall in its natural gas account, according to operations manager James Richetelli. In order to partially cover the anticipated deficit, the Board of Education, at its meeting on Monday, unanimously approved the transfer of $207,547. “Normally we come to the […]

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Milford schools recommend mask use amid clusters of COVID-19 cases

MILFORD, CT – Milford School officials are strongly encouraging students and staff to wear a properly fitting mask as coronavirus transmission rates rise in Milford and COVID-19 clusters emerge in the district. The school district will not require the use of masks. Clusters are appearing by class, by school and in groups such as sports […]

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Milford schools recommend mask use amid clusters of COVID-19 cases

MILFORD, CT – Milford School officials are strongly encouraging students and staff to wear a properly fitting mask as coronavirus transmission rates rise in Milford and COVID-19 clusters emerge in the district. The school district will not require the use of masks. Clusters are appearing by class, by school and in groups such as sports […]