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The Sharon Historical Society’s new Executive Director, Karen DePauw, began her duties in early September, enthusiastically embracing local history and community. Photo by Leila Hawken

Sharon Historical Society names DePauw as executive director

SHARON — Following a diligent search process, the Sharon Historical Society’s Board named Karen DePauw to serve as its new Executive Director, and since starting in her new position in early September, she is already making an impact, acquainting herself with the community. 

Lydia Moore, President of Save Sharon Hospital, told her story of recently giving birth at Sharon Hospital at a press conference on Wednesday, Aug. 30. Connecticut Comptroller Sean Scanlon and State Representative Maria Horn (D-64) stood behind her. Photo by Maud Doyle

State denies closure of Sharon Hospital maternity unit

UPDATE:  On Friday, September 8, the OHS granted Sharon Hospital an extension to appeal the OHS's Proposed Decision. The hospital, and its parent company Nuvance Health, now has until October 18, 2023 to file a brief and exceptions seeking a Certificate of Need to close the hospital's Labor and Delivery Unit.

The mass for James L. Buckley was held at St. Bernard’s Church on Aug. 24. Photo by Leila Hawken

Buckley remembered at funeral

SHARON — Family, friends, and associates turned out to honor and remember a life that began a century ago when James L. Buckley was born to a renowned family of Sharon.

The Requiem Mass was held at St. Bernard’s Church in Sharon on Thursday, August 24, filling the historic space to capacity.


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