Home Prices Rise + Cease-And-Desist Order Issued – Patch.com

Happy Wednesday, Monroe! Here’s everything you need to know going on today.

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First, today’s weather:

Overcast throughout the day. High: 76 Low: 68.

Here are the top stories today in Monroe:

  1. Home Prices In Monroe Area Increased Recently (Monroe Patch)
  2. Injured Driver Rescued From 2-Vehicle Crash In Monroe: FD (Monroe Patch)
  3. Town issues cease and desist orders for Cambridge, Main Street properties (The Monroe Sun)
  4. Cassetti, residents at odds over Ansonia’s proposed moratorium on recreational marijuana sales (CT Post)
  5. Join Southbury Public Library and Make Stuffed Bagel Bites Tomorrow! (HamletHub)
  6. ‘Good samaritan’ saves osprey tangled in tree in Shelton (Middletown Press)
  7. Training pays off for Trumbull youth on American Ninja Warrior (CTPost)

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Today in Monroe:

  • GR. 5 STRING/BAND FAMILY NIGHT – Monroe Elementary School (5:30 PM)

Monroe Patch Notebook

  • Monroe Volunteer Fire Department, No.1 Inc.: “Firefighters and other first responders in town have been active from Fri to Tues morning handling a variety of calls: a two vehicle crash on Teller Rd today that required the removal of doors and the roof to extricate an injured driver,…” (Facebook)
  • Monroe Farmers’ Market: “Meet this week’s volunteer; Sarah Swift Yeager! Sarah is back for her 2nd season as a volunteer with the market. She loves fruits and vegetables – in the summer her go to is fresh corn ? and berries ?? . Every week she buys fresh ? ,…” (Facebook)
  • Steve Vavrek: “Grilled Leg of Lamb Steak with Garlic Rosemary Herb Butter” (Instagram)
  • Monroe Farmers’ Market: “Meet this week’s vendor; getyuppup! This was Allee’s first season at the market – and first year in business offering CBD dog treats to our furry four legged friends. ? ? ? They enjoy getting to teach locals about the benefits of thei…” (Facebook)
  • Stepney Fire Department: “Shortly after 7 this morning, Stepney was dispatched along with Monroe Volunteer Fire Department, No.1 Inc. and Stevenson Volunteer Fire Company to a two-car motor vehicle accident on Teller Road, with reported entrapment; which the firs…” (Facebook)
  • Monroe CT Office of the Fire Marshal: “First responders have been busy!” (Facebook)
  • Edith Wheeler Memorial Library: “Did you know that CT has a Kid Governor? And even better, she’s coming to EWML! Come and meet Reese Naughton and hear about her platform for positivity during Covid!” (Facebook)

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Al Branch

About me: I am a veteran journalist and Connecticut native with more than 30 years of experience covering municipal governments, education, politics and a host of other topics. A few years ago, I realized how much I missed the world of hyperlocal journalism, and I was fortunate to be hired by Patch in 2013.

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