Support the Gracie Fund for Pediatric Cancer

Posted on September 22, 2023


Grace is a young New Canaan resident who last year was diagnosed with Leukemia. She has been receiving treatment and is doing well. Since then, another young girl from New Canaan has been diagnosed with Leukemia and in addition, a Saxe Middle School teacher has received the same diagnosis for her daughter.

That’s why Grace’s family created the Gracie Fund for Pediatric Cancer. The Gracie Fund has partnered with Yale Children’s Hospital and their Director of Pediatric Oncology, Dr. Stephanie Massaro

CTDOT Public Hearings: Service Changes and Fare Increases

Posted on September 19, 2023


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) announced a series of four public hearings to gather input on the proposed rail and bus service changes, as well as proposed rail fare increases.

Proposed rail service changes include:

  • Decreased Monday through Thursday service on the New Haven Line from 239 trains to 237 trains.
  • Decreased Friday service on the New Haven Line from 241 trains to 234 trains.
  • Decreased weekday service on the New Canaan Line from 41 trains to 39 trains.
  • Decreased weekday

Affordable Housing in New Canaan: Celebrating the Re-Opening of Canaan Parish

Posted on July 26, 2023


The fully affordable 100-unit complex is a “landmark” for New Canaan as it combats an affordable housing shortage.

NEW CANAAN – On July 25th, State Representative Tom O’Dea (R-125) joined Governor Lamont, fellow New Canaan state lawmakers, local elected officials, industry leaders in finance and development, and community members to celebrate the re-opening of Canaan Parish – New Canaan’s newly renovated affordable housing complex.

Located on Lakeview Ave, the 100-unit complex features state-of-the-art