General Classifieds


ARTS & CRAFTS VENDORS WANTED: July 14th, 2018, for our outdoor marketplace at Four Brothers in Amenia. Email to playeatdrink.com and ask for an application.


2010 HONDA PILOT EX-L: $8,000/negotiable. Gray/Gray. 175k miles. One owner. Remote start. Towing package. Well maintained. Good condition. 516 782-7561.


TOWN OF SHARON, PROPOSALS FOR PAINTING: The Town of Sharon is accepting proposals for the painting of 67 Main Street. The building is to be prepped, which entails removing any loose paint by scraping and then sanding. Any bare wood would be primed with oil primer.  This job is a complete paint job - trim, windows, siding, doors and decks.  The cost of this job includes labor, materials and a lift. The paint colors are: trim -  Essex Green; siding - Cottage Red; windows–

  Philadelphia Cream; and front door & front deck - Davenport Tan. Proposals are to be submitted to the Selectmen’s Office, P. O. Box 385, 63 Main Street, Sharon, CT 06069 by July 1, 2018.  


OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY! 2 stadium seats from the “House That Ruth Built” c. 1920’s.$1,000 each. Magnificent shape. E-mail blindbox@lakevillejournal.com.


STABLE FACILITY AVAILABLE FOR LEASE: 17 stables with indoor and outdoor riding arenas. Northwest CT. 860 309-4012.


FIREWOOD: 1 cord, $200.  Full cord minimum. 16” to 18” & 20” to 24” available. Also, truck load (2-3 cords) of random sized blocks, seasoned, $150. 860 824-4708. 

Services Offered


A1 - HOUSE CLEAN OUTS: Items removed and trucked away from homes, garages, barns,etc. Call Bill 860 364-4653.

CNA/CAREGIVER:   looking for position. 14 years experience. Dependable, responsible, caring. Excellent references. Call, 860 435-6461.

DAVID JAMES VALYOU - RENOVATION AND CONSTRUCTION:  Renovation and restoration of homes and outbuildings. Painting and handyman services. 860 435-9799,  davidvalyou@yahoo.com.

EXPERIENCE MAKES A PROFESSIONAL!  Looking for work. Dependable, flexible, references available. Call 860 671-4840.

HOUSE CLEANING JOBS WANTED: Excellent references. Salisbury, Lakeville, Canaan area. Call Mary, 860 435-1429, leave message if no answer.

HOUSE CLEANING: Also commercial and residential window cleaning. Insured with references. Visit our web site www.Kleanonline.com or call 860 309-5809.

HOUSE CLEANING - OUR VERY BEST! Also offices, moving clean outs. Experienced. Thorough, & honest. Excellent references. Satisfaction guaranteed. Call 860 491-4622.

PRIVATE CHEF FOR HIRE: seeking part time or possibly full time employment.  Please email: Private.chef73@gmail.com.

SNAKE PROBLEM? Northwest corner/tri state area homeowner? Eugene  Snakewrangler Dolan is at your service! Call at: 860 824-7039. Email at: eugene_dolan@yahoo.com.

Help Wanted


CUSTOMER SERVICE/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: We are seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual to be part of Grey House Publishing’s customer service/administrative team.  This is a full time position with benefits.  Responsibilities include order entry, accounts receivable, general customer service, and administrative duties. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel a must. Please email your resume to ycoburn@greyhouse.com or fax to 845 373-6370 to be considered.

DAY LILY GARDEN NEEDS WEEKEND HELP: Weed eating, digging, 20 years or older-own transportation, Falls Village area: 10-15 hours/week, $12./hour-call 860 824-0381, leave message.

DELI HELP WANTED: at Talk Of The Towne Deli. 30 plus hours  a week, experience  preferred but willing to train. Must be willing to learn. Call 518 789-3237. 

JOURNEYMAN ELECTRICIAN NEEDED: Licensed in CT, 5 years experience in high end residential, generator installs and maintenance, light commercial, electric service installations. Benefits include paid major holidays, Christmas bonus. Clean drivers license and ability to work with apprentice. 860 927-3905.

HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST: wanted to assist in recruiting, benefits, compliance, and personnel file maintenance. Experience in recruiting both salaried and hourly employees.  Strong Microsoft Office knowledge required. Outstanding customer focus and detail orientation.  Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and remain organized.  Must communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.  Ability to operate independently in a fast paced, dynamic team environment. 1-3 years of progressive human resource experience. SHRM-CP or PHR is a plus. Please email cover letter and resume to hr@option.org. EOE.

MARKETING ASSISTANT: Seeking experienced professional interested in working for an organization assisting families with children. Participates in the conception, planning, creation, follow-through and analysis of marketing campaigns and activities to increase awareness, engagement and participant registrations in programs. Assisting with purchase orders, vendor relations, conference/lecture coordination and other marketing projects as directed. Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask required in this fast-paced environment.   Experience with Facebook, Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and YouTube analytics.  Videography experience a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org  EOE.

LAWN MOWING NEEDED: Part time. $12 per hour to mow lawn on local estate. Flexible hours. Experience with a Scag zero turn mower. Call Mike at 212 712-6191. 

LIFEGUARD: Twin Lakes Beach Club seeking lifeguard. Waterfront Certified. Age 16 minimum. Sundays 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. and/or Wednesdays 6 - 8 p.m. $15/hour  July - August. Contact: katyrule@gmail.com  917 572-0464.

PAINTERS WANTED: Full time, experienced painters wanted with a minimum of 5 years experience. Must have transportation, must be reliable and have a neat and clean appearance. We offer a 401K plan and pay by payroll company. Starting pay $17 per hour. Please respond to: illpaintit@yahoo.com with name, experience, desired salary and contact information. 4 Positions available.

PROGRAM DELIVERY SUPPORT: wanted to assist in the support and delivery of programs, and events in a retreat milieu helping individuals, families and children. Candidate experienced in event management preferred. Candidate to provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with both customers and staff. Ability to manage administration and logistics. Able to anticipate needs, discern priorities and meet deadlines. Excellent organization skills required. Audio-visual knowledge a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org  EOE.

PART TIME HELP: Days, nights and weekends. Lakeville and Canaan locations. Apply in person at Canaan Patco, 5 East Main St. Canaan, CT.

PROGRAM ENROLLMENT  SUPPORT: wanted to process program enrollment, product orders and program deposits; clerk for our on-site store; provide on-campus support; and complete support calls for clients registered for programs. If you are a people person, this is the job for you. Requires strong computer, phone, customer service, data entry, and organizational skills. Attention to detail is essential. Candidate must be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Provides support to our front office. Please email resume to hr@option.org. EOE.

REGISTRAR/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT TO THE DEAN OF ACADEMICS - PART TIME: Indian Mountain School is seeking a qualified candidate for a part time position (25 hours per week) as Registrar/Admin Assistant to the Dean of Academics. Position responsible for all student records and administrative/clerical support to the Dean of Academics. Interested candidates should submit a cover letter with resume, including three references via email to: Flynn_corson@indianmountain.org. Indian Mountain School is an equal opportunity employer.

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST: Do you love staying up-to-date on the newest social media trends? Are you creative, with experience using Adobe programs like Photoshop and Premiere? Interact with followers from around the globe and help people find the support and resources they are looking for as a Social Media Specialist at the Option Institute.  Must have excellent attention to detail, be able to balance multiple projects simultaneously, work well independently and as part of a dynamic, fun team, and always want to learn more. Experience with email marketing and content writing a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org EOE

TARO’S RESTAURANT IN MILLERTON: seeks experienced wait staff, part time cook (could lead to full time), part time kitchen help and bussers. Apply at Taro’s Restaurant, 18 Main Street, Millerton, NY. or call owner 860 496-7786 after 10 a.m.

SOUS CHEF: Autism Treatment Center of America & Option Institute wants to know - Would you rather work mostly weekdays? Would you like to be home evenings? Are you a creative team player? Do you want benefits? This is a catering environment; if you have knowledge of special and healthy diets and love to create an ever changing and diverse menu our Head Chef would love for you to contact us to arrange an interview, email resume to hr@option.org. EOE.

SUMMER PROGRAM ASSISTANT WANTED: The North East Community Center is looking for someone with farming experience and the desire to work with teenagers outdoors this summer. This is a full-time, temporary position, from early July through the end of August. Driving a passenger van is required. If interested, please contact Jackie Osnato at 518 407-7128 or jackie@neccmillerton.org. 

SVNA HOME ASSISTANCE:   SVNA Home Assistance is hiring caregivers for all shifts. Caregiver must be willing to work some weekends. Job duties include: companionship, meal prep, light housekeeping, personal care, transportation and medication reminders. CNA cert. is preferred but not required. Position is per diem. 1 year experience a must. If interested, please contact Meghan Plouffe: 860 435-0816 or MPlouffe@salisburyvna.org.

TEEN JOBS!  Work on farms, sell farm products, help out at the Farmers Market, and get paid $10.40/hr this summer! Our 7-week Teen Farm Education Program begins soon. Must be 14 to 18 years of age, live in Dutchess County, NY, and qualify. Please e-mail jackie@neccmillerton.org or call 518 407-7128 as soon as possible. North East Community Center, 51 South Center Street, Millerton.

WAREHOUSE/DELIVERY PERSON: Full time warehouse/delivery person. Must be able to lift heavy furniture. Clean Driver’s license a must. We test for drugs. Contact Riley’s Furniture, Millerton NY 518-789-4641

YARD WORKER: Experienced weed wacker needed 4 hours per week on Thursday or Friday on Sharon/Amenia border. $50 cash. Email Paul at landscaper483@msn.com.

Real Estate


PUBLISHER’S NOTICE: Equal Housing Opportunity. All real estate advertised in this newspaper is subject to the Federal Fair Housing Act of 1966 revised March 12, 1989 which makes it illegal to advertise any preference, limitation, or discrimination based on race, color religion, sex, handicap or familial status or national origin or intention to  make any such preference, limitation or discrimination. All residential property advertised in the State of Connecticut General Statutes 46a-64c which prohibit the making, printing or publishing or causing to be made, printed or published any notice, statement or advertisement with respect to the sale or rental of a dwelling that indicates any preference, limitation or discrimination based on race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, age, lawful source of income, familial status, physical or mental disability or an intention to make any such preference, limitation or discrimination. 

CANAAN, CT: Newly renovated, 2 bedrooms, third floor, no pets, heat and hot water included, $830 a month, security, references, first and last months rent required, yearly lease. Contact Maria, 860 824-7123.

LAKEVILLE - MILLERTON: 1 to 2 bedroom apartments for rent. Please call 845 901-6302.

NORTH CANAAN: 1 Bedroom $750. 1 year lease. Heat and hot water included. Call 860 605-5923.

NORTH CANAAN: 2 bedroom, 1 bath apartment newly renovated and new appliances. $1,000/month including heat. First floor withlaundry on premises. No smoking, no pets allowed, first & last month’s rent up front. Call 860 824-1188 or email mschwaikert@yahoo.com.

SHARON APARTMENT FOR RENT: 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, includes heat and central AC. Tenant pays electric. Free WiFi. No smoking / no pets.  Available July 15. $1,600/month. Call 860 248-1154.

SHARON-ON-THE-GREEN: Two bedroom apartment, bright, modern, clean on the green,Sharon. $1,000 plus. 860 307-6919.


APARTMENT WANTED: 1st floor, pet friendly apartment in the Northwest Corner. To rent or in exchange for caregiving/housekeeping. Call 860 671-4840.


MILLERTON: Large 3 bedroom, 1 bath  house available July 1st. Beautiful pastoral views, Millerton NY, $1,395/month plus utilities. Please call Peter at 845 453-3678. 

NORTHEAST: Country living close to town - quiet - 2 bedroom cottage. Beautiful views and setting. 2 decks and laundry. 5 minutes from Lakeville - Millerton. $1,275/ month. Call Dave 518 567-8277.

SHARON:  3 bedroom, 2 bath, washer dryer, open fields, beautiful views, private & close to center of town. $1,400 plus utilities. Available July 1. Call: 860 364-5759 .


PUBLIC  OPEN HOUSE!     Saturday, June 23 from 10  a.m. - Noon, 12 Barnes Road, Falls Village, CT 06031. Converted barn -- magical, one-of-a-kind, 2 bedroom getaway on 13 acres; master bedroom with fireplace, open floor plan with original beams, barn board walls, floor-to-ceiling raised hearth  fireplace; newly renovated bath; screened porch; separate barn for storage or potential studio/workshop. Exceptional value at $249,500. Elyse Harney Real Estate: 860 82

PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE SOUTH KENT, CT:  Public Open House, Sunday, June 24th 2018 - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 16 Stone Fences, South Kent. Classic Country Cape This classic cape offers a first floor master with bath ensuite. Large deck off the living room. Formal dining room. Unfinished full, dry basement ready for  your finishing ideas ... workshop, man cave, recreation room? Just listed 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms - $395,000.

Tag Sales


ATTENTION! ATTENTION ATTENTION! THE GREAT GANG’S UPSCALE GARAGE SALE !!!!!  Saturday, July 7, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Early Birds will be SHOT! 62 Main Street, Salisbury, CT.

ESTATE SALE - FIRST PHASE Items removed form a Salisbury home. Antique furniture, dinghy, archery equipment, miniature maker’s tools, pottery, garden items, kitchen, household and much more!  Something for everyone! Library Street, Salisbury. Follow signs. June 22, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., June 23, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.


TAG SALE Sat. June 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sharon Methodist Church, 112 Upper main, partial contents of several homes.   $l0.00 fee per person for Early Birds from 8 to 9 am.  Don’t miss this huge sale.  



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