Council Weights Cottone Field Options MARK DIPAOLA With the Wethersfield High School renovation project wrapped up, the Town Council will be looking ahead to the replacement of Cottone Field, but around 100 or so residents came to the regular meeting last Monday night to remind them th... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
Town Manager Presents Budget Proposal MARK DIPAOA The average Newington homeowner would pay over $5,400 in taxes under a Town Manager-proposed budget, which was presented last night during a public hearing at Town Hall. The number is offset slightly by a reduction in motor vehicle t... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Beloved WHS Security Director to Retire MARK DIPAOLA Last Thursday afternoon, the dining room of the Wethersfield Country Club was packed with well-dressed public officials, school administrators, and residents from more than one town. The man of the hour: Ninety-year old John Saccente,... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
Council Votes to Close Board MBR Gap MARK DIPAOLA A town healthcare fund surplus will cover the Board of Education share of this year’s Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) contribution, allowing the district to close the last of a budget shortfall and lift the budget freeze that j... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
ROCKY HILL - When Guy Scaife heads to Meriden in September, town Finance Director John Mehr will become the interim Town Manager-a role he filled two years ago after the retirement of...
NEWINGTON - Newington became the third Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) town to approve a resolution regarding additional ad valorem sewer charges, joining Wethersfield in oppo...
WETHERSFIELD - Wethersfield and Rocky Hill drew a large crowd for last Tuesday’s swim meet, but it wasn’t the biggest turnout that Wethersfield head coach Lee Schwartzman has seen a...
NEWINGTON - With the legislature’s 2016 session having begun Feb. 3, state Rep. Gary Byron (R-Newington) is asking residents for feedback on the Governor’s Transportation Finance...
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Century 21 Stamm Eddy & Stamm Neil
NEWINGTON - Century 21 Stamm Eddy in Newington and Stamm Neil in Cromwell have joined forced to continue a “tradition of service and caring about the community.” With a combined 70 years of service to their respective communities, the offices have combined to better serve and educate clients whether buying or selling a home. “We consider ourselves real estate practicioners--or ‘life change consultants,’” said broker Chip Stamm. The agents at Stamm Eddy and Stamm Neil focusing on truly listening to clients’ needs in order to help them make the best decision for them. Agents are trained in-house and employ the most up-to-date tools and marketing strategies available through continuing education. Stamm said he and his staff offer “full service-plus,” helping clients get their homes ready for showing and providing information on contractors and inspectors. Clients are kept in-the-know throughout the process. “We’re here to serve you and help them have a better life in the town that you’re in,” said Stamm. Century 21 Stamm Eddy, 39 East Cedar St., Newington, can be reached at 860-666-1449 or www. stammeddyrealty.com. Century 21 Stamm Neil, 532 Main St., Cromwell, can be reached at 860-635-5974 or www.century21neil.com.

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