Posted on November 10, 2020 by agallagher
Every year we commemorate November 11th as Veterans Day, a day to honor all those who have served and those that made the ultimate sacrifice.
Originally known as Armistice Day, Veterans Day began when an armistice between Allied nations and Germany took effect on the eleventh hour, of the eleventh day, of the eleventh month in 1918. Seven months later, World War I would officially cease with the Treaty of Versailles on June 28, 1919. Twenty years later (1938), November 11th was officially signed…
Posted on September 4, 2020 by admin
This week I had the opportunity to sit down with John Barile, Superintendent of Brookfield Public Schools, and Fran Rabinowitz, Executive Director of the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents (CAPSS), and discuss our community’s school re-openings that start this week.
As a parent and community member I am happy to have been able to facilitate this meeting and present the answers, to all your questions, back to the constituents I serve.
Watch the video below for our discussion…
Posted on June 25, 2020 by hbrooks
Yesterday, Governor Lamont issued a joint travel advisory with our neighboring states of New York and New Jersey. It requires travelers arriving from states with significant community spread of COVID-19 to self-quarantine for a 14-day period.
This self-quarantine, which went into effect at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday night, applies to any person arriving from a state with a positive test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or any state reporting a 10 percent positivity rate, or higher, over a 7-day…