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25th Annual Hyperflite Skyhoundz Frisbee Dog Competition

When I was a kid, we had a dog who loved to chase frisbees. Notice I said “chase”, not “catch”. If you threw the frisbee, Shep would run underneath it and watch it until it hit the ground, then he’d wait until it was finished bouncing, rolling, skidding or otherwise came to a full stop …

48th Annual Most Holy Trinity Bazaar Coming Up

Don’t look now, but the 48th edition of the Most Holy Trinity Bazaar is coming up fast! Beginning Monday night, June 4th, and running through Saturday, June 9th, this popular event is in its 48th year of providing fun and excitement for kids of all ages. Located at Most Holy Trinity Church at 84 No. …

Holiday Window Display Contest

This weekend marks the start of a great holiday season in Wallingford; with the Holiday Stroll on for tonight from 4-9PM and the Reindeer Rally and Seasons of Celebration taking place on Saturday, this weekend promises to provide lots of fun of everyone young and old! This year, the Quinnipiac Chamber of Commerce is again …

2017 Wallingford Holiday Stroll, Reindeer Rally, Seasons of Celebration Coming Up

Wallingford Holiday Stroll

Where does the time go?? It seems like just yesterday it was Summer and we were basking in the warmth of the long days, and Thanksgiving and Christmas seemed a long way off. Now here it is November, Thanksgiving has gone by, and Christmas is so close you can taste it. In fact, it’s only …

2017 Our Lady of Fatima Church Carnival

2017 Our Lady of Fatima Carnival

Our Lady of Fatima Parish in Yalesville is hosting its annual carnival beginning at 6PM on August 1st and running through 10PM on August 5th. This is always a highly anticipated event in the community and never falls short in fun, food, entertainment and excitement! Read on for some of the highlights: Entertainment Wednesday: DJ …

30th Annual Celebrate Wallingford Event

The 30th Annual Celebrate Wallingford Festival is scheduled for kick off the weekend of October 1st and 2nd, and the time is rapidly approaching! Prepare yourself for two fantastic days of activities, displays, food tasting, crafting, contests, and entertainment, all set in the beautiful uptown area of Wallingford Center. This year the main venue for …

2016 Wallingford Gardeners Market

The Wallingford Gardeners Market is set to kick off its 17th year of operation this Saturday, the 9th, at 9:00am sharp! Come down to the Railroad Station Green and visit the many local vendors who will be displaying and selling their produce, flowers, products and services. Support our local economy and purchase direct from the …

Keep Our Independence Day Fireworks Alive

For as long as I’ve lived in Wallingford, and for many years prior to my arrival, the town has marked the Independence Day holiday with a spectacular fireworks display that draws thousands, residents and non-residents alike. In 2009, the town stopped funding the fireworks but found funds for them from savings on a town insurance …

Art Open House Features Patricia Tencza Reig

Since the start of January it has been our pleasure to feature the work of another local artist on our “Wallingford Inspires…” art wall, Patricia Tencza Reig. Pat is a 5th generation Wallingford resident and retired nurse. She started with with pen and ink designs but now favors smooth pastels as her favorite medium, and …

2015 Wallingford Holiday Home Tour

Have you ever driven by a charming old house, perhaps an historic or luxury property, and said, “Wow, I’d LOVE to see what it looks like inside!”? I know I have, many times. To be able to see inside quaint, luxurious, or historic homes is a rare opportunity, and this year that opportunity can once …