January 2009

Monthly Archive

Two hour School delay

Posted by admin on 29 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


There will be a two hour delay on Thursday Jan. 29. no morning kindergarten.

Granby Schools Closed

Posted by chief on 28 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


All Granby Schools are closed today, Wednesday January 28th. If you have to go out please drive carefully.

Parking ban in effect as of Midnight tonight

Posted by admin on 27 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general

2687444635_9c16c1a0a3Due to the anticipated storm Wednesday, the Parking Ban will be in effect as of midnight tonight until further notice. No on street parking.

IRS warns of Email scam

Posted by admin on 24 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


According to an article in the Springfield Republican the IRS is warning people about responding to a phony email concerning stimulus checks.

Suspicious emails should be reported to the IRS

Important Firearms Licensing Notice

Posted by admin on 24 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


Due to the unavoidable absence of the licensing clerk, permits will be issued THURSDAY day shift or, BY APPOINTMENT Sunday through Wednesday 4 pm to 11pm, for the next few weeks.

Granby Officer helps save students life

Posted by admin on 23 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


Granby Patrolman Gary Poehler and others were credited with saving the life of an 18 year old SABIS High School wrestler after he had an apparent heart attack on Wednesday. Poehler and others, including a Springfield Fire Dept. Captain, performed CPR and used a defibrillator when the wrestler collapsed after a meet. See the story on Channel 40 and on Channel 22. Ptl Poehler’s son is also a member of the SABIS wrestling squad.

2008 Crime Statistics from the Annual Town Report

Posted by admin on 22 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


The 2008 crime statistics as compiled for the 2008 Annual Report have been posted here.

Accident closes Pumps

Posted by chief on 22 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


An accident at Cumberland Farms yesterday put their Gas pumps temporarily out of commission.  A vehicle entered the lot, skidded on the ice, and struck a pump, causing a very minor gas spill. Police and fire vehicles responded to the scene. There were no injuries. The pumps will be out of service until they are inspected for safety. Employees indicate that the pumps should be running on Thursday or Friday.

Eddie eagle visits West Street school

Posted by admin on 22 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


On Wednesday EDDIE EAGLE and School Resource Officer Kurt Carpenter visited the West Street School. Ptl. Carpenter and Eddie provided the students with information on safety around firearms.

Sgt. Al Wishart Named Acting Lieutenant

Posted by admin on 21 Jan 2009 | Tagged as: general


 On January 20th, the Board of Selectmen named Sgt Al Wishart to the position of Acting Lieutenant. The position will be come effective January 26th. Al,  his wife Brenda and their son  reside here in Granby.

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