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SHARON — Several juveniles, whose ages range from 14 to 15 years old, and were described by police as white males, were arrested between June 9 and June 14 by Troop B in an alleged connection to a series of break-ins on Upper Main Street in Sharon between March 7 and March 18. The break-ins included the graffiti of what Troop B cited in its news release as  “racist symbols.”

The charges against the juveniles include criminal trespassing, larceny, reckless endangerment and intimidation due to bias.

Connecticut General Assembly lists intimidation due to...

Sharon

New places to play in Sharon

The ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the new playground addition at Sharon Center School was held on Friday, Nov. 3. The additional play area was built with the help of the school’s PTO, which raised $18,000. The playground is open for all community members to use on weekends.

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Chilly fun

It was Kids Day at Sharon Audubon last weekend. Clockwise from left: When suited up for cold and wind, a child can enjoy a cookie in any weather. Some children made their way through the hay maze, some just climbed over the walls. Halloween had come and gone, but the parade of children and the costumed critter characters carried on. For story, visit Halloween for one day in November.

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POTUS sketch sale to benefit WHDD radio

SHARON — A sketch of the Empire State Building, executed by Donald J. Trump in black marker in 1995  before the opening of his Mar-a-Lago complex in Florida, was auctioned Oct. 19, with the proceeds to benefit Sharon’s NPR station WHDD-Robin Hood Radio, the smallest National Public Radio station in the United States.

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Sharon Profiles

First Selectman
Brent M. Colley
I’m originally from Redding, Conn., and have lived in Sharon for 16 years. In addition to being Sharon’s first selectman, I’ve also been president of the Sharon Historical Society since 2011 and I’m a public speaker and historian, a historical fiction writer and a coach.

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Following vote, Sharon Center oil tanks can be replaced

SHARON — A town meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 11, attracted 18 residents who by unanimous vote appropriated $200,000 for the removal and replacement of an underground oil tank at Sharon Center School.
Tom Casey was elected moderator of the meeting. 

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Sharon Congregational Church welcomes new pastor

 SHARON — Since beginning his new position as pastor at the Sharon Congregational Church, the Rev. Robert Keay has fully embraced the task by connecting with his new church, its community and its region.
Although the church is keeping him plenty busy, he and Jill (his wife of 15 years) have enjoyed the beauty of the local countryside. They are particularly looking forward to the foliage display. 

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The Empire serves flapjacks

SHARON — One Sunday not so long ago, in a fire station not so far away … Darth Vader led a cadre of Imperial Stormtroopers from the sinister Galactic Empire to invade a pancake breakfast — and the children there could not have been happier to be in the presence of the darkly masked Sith Lord. 
The Sharon Volunteer Ambulance Squad hosts a fundraising  early-morning Sunday breakfast the second weekend of every month. The meal on Oct. 8 at 7 a.m. brought more than the customary piping-hot pancakes, scrambled eggs and cups of coffee. 

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Where everybody knows the name of your favorite Bordeaux

SHARON — Sharon may have many wine cellars, but only the new couple in town is offering to invite you in and pour you a glass every weekend, no R.S.V.P. or hostess gift needed. 
Brian and Tracey Abut are still working full-time in New York City. He’s a global accounts manager for BlackBerry, she’s an HR executive, but every Thursday night they’re the outgoing hosts welcoming you to The Porchlight on West Main Street. 

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Town meeting scheduled for oil tank replacement

SHARON — At their meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 26, the selectmen voted to call a town meeting to be held on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to consider appropriating $200,000 for removal and replacement of an underground oil tank at Sharon Center School. The meeting will be at Town Hall beginning at 7 p.m.
The funding is in place in the school’s non-recurring fund, but town action is required to spend it. A portion of the expenditure will be refunded by the state.

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New show: How women see the world

SHARON — In the wake of the successful town-wide Art Walk on Saturday, Sept. 16, the Female Perspective art showing in the Town Hall Gallery continues on.
Curator Zelina Blagden said she expects that the Art Walk will be repeated next year.  While serving on the committee that organized this year’s art experience, Blagden assembled and hung the Town Hall exhibit of the work of local women artists, “Female Perspective.”
As it turned out, Blagden said, four of the multiple shows on the art walk featured female artists.

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