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WallingfordCT.com is an aggregated news and information website that provides info from around the town of Wallingford, CT including from the town government, local news organizations, blogs and social media:

This site was originally created by a Wallingford resident, Tim Dineen, more than 15 years ago and is intended as a source for news and information about the town of Wallingford, Connecticut. This site hosted the first "official" website for the town, a volunteer effort at the time back in 1997, and has been revised to focus on the compilation of Wallingford news from various sources including journalistic news as well as news from social media.

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DUI Checkpoint Planned - Department of Police Services
12/10/16 via Town of Wallingford News
On December 10, 2016, members of the Wallingford Police Department will conduct a DUI Checkpoint on a local or state roadway within the Town of Wallingford....


Ford Recalls 680,872 Vehicles Because Seat Belts May Not Hold
12/2/16 via Patch
Two injury-causing accidents are cited in the safety recall of certain Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ vehicles....
Friday Night Flicks Presents: The BFG
12/2/16 via Wallingford Public Library -
Friday, December 9th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room Steven Spielberg directed this adaptation of Roald Dahl's beloved novel, which centers on the unlikely friendship between a lonely orphan named Sophie and the titular "big friendly giant." Rated PG. ...
Jury Fails to Reach Verdict in Trial of Cop Who Shot Walter Scott
12/2/16 via Patch
The judge ordered the 12-member jury to try again to reach a verdict in the trial of Michael Slager....
Washington Monument Closed Until 2019; Repair Money Pledged
12/2/16 via Patch
Businessman David M. Rubenstein has pledged the millions needed for the National Park Service to overhaul the Washington Monument....
New Yorkers Fight Paying Trump's $1M-Per-Day Security Bill
12/2/16 via Patch
A Change.org petition had more than 88,000 signatures by early Friday afternoon....
Holiday Window & Outdoor Display Contest
12/2/16 via Wallingford Wired
This weekend marks the start of a great holiday season in Wallingford; with the Holiday Stroll on for tonight from 4-9PM and SantaCon and Seasons of Celebration taking place on Saturday, this weekend promises to provide lots of fun of everyone young and old! This year, a new wrinkle has been added ...
Sioux Falls, SD Building Collapses; Woman Rescued, Man Still Inside (LATEST)
12/2/16 via Patch
Local fire officials were working on rescuing people who may be trapped....
Unemployment Drops to 9-Year Low of 4.6 Percent in November Jobs Report
12/2/16 via Patch
While the headline figures are encouraging, the underlying data tell a more complex story....
SB Strong: A First Responder’s Look Back at the San Bernardino Terror Attack One Year Later
12/2/16 via Patch
“Just the chaos, just the bloodshed; the horror of seeing all that. It is hard to talk about.”...
Compost Center - Open 3 days/Week December 1-Mid January
12/1/16 via Town of Wallingford News
Monday, Thursday, Saturday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m....
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week - 11 28 16
11/30/16 via Wallingford Public Schools News
“Never reach out a hand unless you’re willing to extend an arm.” Pope Paul VI   ...
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week
11/30/16 via Wallingford Public Schools News
“Never reach out a hand unless you’re willing to extend an arm.” Pope Paul VI   ...
Yalesville Little League 2017 Registration
11/29/16 via Wallingford Public Schools News
Click here for more information about the Yalesville Little League 2017 Registration....
Just Listed: 88 Wrinn St, Wallingford CT 06492
11/29/16 via Wallingford Wired
88 Wrinn St, Wallingford, CT Get Directions Click Here Description Photos Maps & Local Schools Print Brochure My Reviews $ Click for current price 3 BEDROOMS | 2 (2 full ) BATHROOMS | 1232 SQUARE FEET Beautifully updated home that is move-in ready! It’s a unique layout for a rai...
Wallingford Holiday Stroll, Seasons of Celebration Coming Up
11/28/16 via Wallingford Wired
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 […] ...
Game Night With the Dragon
11/28/16 via Wallingford Public Library -
Wednesday, December 7th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collaboratory Learn how to play board games, card games, and games of all sorts with professional gamers. Presented by the Dragon's Lair. Adults & teens welcome. Drop in. ...
Knit @ WPL
11/28/16 via Wallingford Public Library -
Tuesday, December 6th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room Knit @ WPL is a place where knitters and crocheters can practice their work in the company of others. Newcomers are welcome to join, but knitting experience is required. Why knit? Research shows that knitting supports a healthy brain ...
Government Channel Program Schedule - Week of November 28 - Revised
11/28/16 via Town of Wallingford News
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Support Wallingford Businesses on Small Business Saturday 2016
11/25/16 via Wallingford Wired
Support Wallingford Businesses on Small Business Saturday 2016 Thanksgiving has passed, the turkey and stuffing and pies are either all gone or in the fridge waiting for the next few meals, and everyone’s attention has turned to those two other days that signal the start of the frantic madness that...
Have a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving.
11/24/16 via Swick Speak
To all of my loyal readers: Have a Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving. We will Take Back Connecticut in 2018, rest assured. I leave you with this powerful Psalm today. Psalm 145:1-7 I will exalt you, my God the King; I will praise your name for ever and ever. Every day I will praise you and extol you...
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week
11/23/16 via Wallingford Public Schools News
“Be kind. Be genuine. But most of all be thankful.” Unknown   ...
STAR Club
11/22/16 via Wallingford Public Library -
Saturday, December 3rd, 1:00-3:00 p.m. in the Collins Room Science! Technology! Astronomy! Robotics! The purpose of STAR is to excite students about science, mathematics, and technology. The club is divided into age-appropriate groups for grades K-3, 4-8, and 9-12. Beginners always welc...
$129,065.28 State Pension. Not Bad When You Are Broke.
11/19/16 via Swick Speak
William Cibes was a public employee for many years being supported by Connecticut Taxpayers.  Connecticut has short and long term debt of about $60 to $80 Billion dollars.  How does this relate to Connecticut's massive debt?  Well Cibes was the Secretary of the Office of Policy and Ma...
Dr. Menzo's Weekly Update
11/18/16 via Wallingford Public Schools News
“May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears.”   Nelson Mandela   ...