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Sound Down Around Tweed

by Allan Appel | Aug 7, 2017 4:30 pm | Comments (6)

Allan Appel Photo If Kim Makres’s tidy beige ranch house were any closer to Tweed New Haven Airport, it would almost be on the runway.

Close as it is, it picks up 97 percent less noise than it used too from the planes landing and taking off perhaps 75 yards away. As for the cars racing by on Burr Street to catch those planes, she doesn’t hear a single engine revolution or the slap of a tire.

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Nathan Hale Tries Positive Strokes

by Christopher Peak | May 1, 2017 12:08 pm | Comments (1)

Christopher Peak Photo Nathan Hale School Dean Michele Ricci pulled a student out of each classroom and handed them a sealed invitation.

“Go put it in your backpack,” she told the kids.

“I’ve never been before,” one said.

“My mom’s going to be so happy,” chirped another.

At the week’s end, the select group arrived for a celebratory breakfast at 8:15 a.m. and gleefully wolfed down scrambled eggs and syrupy pancakes, as administrators complimented them for their good behavior over the last quarter.

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