Fond Farewell to Principal Dunn

The staff of the Observer sends a fond farewell to Scott Dunn, Principal of A. Ward Spaulding Elementary School.

Community Center Moves Slowly Ahead

At the Permanent Building Committee’s (PBC) Thursday, June 1 meeting held in the Town Hall conference room, the committee heard the latest information regarding the Request for Proposal (RFP) documents that will be sent out to both architects and construction managers–at-risk for the Bridge Street Community Center project.

Suffield Farmers Market

The Suffield Farmers Market is in full swing for the summer months running every Saturday morning from 9 a.m. until noon, rain or shine, in the center of town on the south green.

Ambulance Chief Art Groux is pictured alongside one of the SVAA ambulances with his new citiation certificate.

State Honors Suffield EMS Chief

State Representative Tami Zawistowski (R-61) had the honor of presenting a citation on behalf of the Connecticut General Assembly to Art Groux of Suffield, a member of the Suffield Volunteer EMS, for his continued service to our state and community. Sonny Osowiecki attended the ceremony and accepted the award on Art’s behalf.

Food For Thought

“This, then, is the state of the union: free and restless, growing and full of hope. So it was in the beginning. So it shall always be, while God is willing, and we are strong enough to keep the faith.”
– Lyndon B. Johnson

Andy Sauer

When it really was a game

Forty years ago, my mother was doing her best to persevere from an acrimonious divorce. She packed everything she owned and her kids, and steered her lifeboat to the nearest island that could support life.