General Classifieds


1995 BMW 540i: 81K original miles. Car looks new. $3,500. 860 364-5350.


OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY! 2 stadium seats from the “House That Ruth Built” c. 1920’s.$1,000 each. Magnificent shape. E-mail blindbox@lakevillejournal.com.


BASS TRACKER  TADPOLE BOAT: 14’ 1992 Aluminum - 4 HP outboard - 2 electric. motors, depth finder, trailer, etc. Original Owner $2,500. 860 379-0273.


STABLE FACILITY AVAILABLE FOR LEASE: 17 stables with indoor and outdoor riding arenas. Northwest CT. 860 309-4012.


FIREWOOD: 1 cord, $200.  Full cord minimum. 16” to 18” & 20” to 24” available. Also, truck load (2-3 cords) of random sized blocks, seasoned, $150. 860 824-4708. 

Services Offered


A1 - HOUSE CLEAN OUTS:Items removed and trucked away from homes, garages, barns,etc. Call Bill 860 364-4653.

CNA/CAREGIVER:   looking for position. 14 years experience. Dependable, responsible, caring. Excellent references. Call, 860 435-6461.

DAVID JAMES VALYOU - RENOVATION AND CONSTRUCTION:  Renovation and restoration of homes and outbuildings. Painting and handyman services. 860 435-9799,  davidvalyou@yahoo.com.

EXPERIENCE MAKES A PROFESSIONAL!  Looking for work. Dependable, flexible, references available. Call 860 671-4840.

HOME IMPROVEMENT SPECIALIST: I do Grading, Landscaping, Kitchens, Bathrooms, Decks Roofing, Panting, Sheet rock, Tape, and Fencing. 845 616-5327

HOUSE  CLEANING JOBS WANTED: Excellent references. Salisbury, Lakeville, Canaan area. Call Mary, 860 435-1429, leave message if no answer.

HOUSE CLEANING: Also commercial and residential window cleaning. Insured with references. Visit our web site www.Kleanonline.com or call 860 309-5809.

HOUSE CLEANING - OUR VERY BEST! Also offices, moving clean outs. Experienced. Thorough, & honest. Excellent references. Satisfaction guaranteed. Call 860 491-4622.

PRIVATE CHEF FOR HIRE: seeking part time or possibly full time employment.  Please email: Private.chef73@gmail.com.

Help Wanted


ZONING ENFORCEMENT OFFICER: The Town of North Canaan is now accepting applications for a Zoning Enforcement Officer. The work day will be during regular Town Hall hours Monday - Thursday. Applicant must have knowledge of Zoning, Subdivision, Flood Plain Laws and Regulations, as well as, State Statutes. Applicant must also have communication skills, written and oral. Please send resume and references to Town of North Canaan, First Selectman’s Office; 100 Pease Street, North Canaan,CT 06018 Or email to: selectman@northcanaan.org. 

BERKSHIRE SCHOOL POST OFFICE: Berkshire School has a part-time, year-round position available in the school post office; 10-15 hours per week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, plus additional hours as necessary.  Successful applicants will be able to operate the postage meter, utilize various mailing and courier services, and manage the switchboard. Applicants must be able to communicate well orally, have a professional phone manner and the ability to interact with high school students and adults in a busy and fast-paced environment.Interested parties please submit a resume or application (available on the website) to Cheryl Geerhold, Director of Human Resources, cgeerhold@berkshireschool.org.  Fax: 413-229-1229.

CARPENTER’S HELPERS: Looking to hire carpentry helpers, no tools required, basic knowledge of carpentry and valid drivers license needed, $18-$20 an hour. Please call MPJ General Contracting 860 671-9560.

CARPENTERS WANTED: Local established company looking for qualified carpenters.  Segalla’s TurnKey Housing, LLC. is looking for a few carpenters with varying levels of expertise to join an established team. Must be able to work well with others performing a varied list of tasks from siding and roofing to finish trim. Competitive wages, 401K, and health insurance offered. Please contact us at rsegalla@sbcglobal.net or 860 824-0019.

DAY LILY GARDEN NEEDS WEEKEND HELP: Weed eating, digging, 20 years or older-own transportation, Falls Village area: 10-15 hours/week, $12./hour-call 860 824-0381, leave message.

LAWN MOWING NEEDED: Part time. $12 per hour to mow lawn on local estate. Flexible hours. Experience with a Scag zero turn mower. Call Mike at 212 712-6191.

CUSTOMER SERVICE/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT: We are seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented individual to be part of Grey House Publishing’s customer service/administrative team.  This is a full time position with benefits.  Responsibilities include order entry, accounts receivable, general customer service, and administrative duties. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel a must. Please email your resume to ycoburn@greyhouse.com or fax to 845 373-6370 to be considered.

HUMAN  RESOURCES GENERALIST: wanted to assist in recruiting, benefits, compliance, and personnel file maintenance. Experience in recruiting both salaried and hourly employees.  Strong Microsoft Office knowledge required. Outstanding customer focus and detail orientation. Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and remain organized.  Must communicate effectively both in writing and verbally.  Ability to operate independently in a fast paced, dynamic team environment. 1-3 years of progressive human resource experience. SHRM-CP or PHR is a plus. Please email cover letter and resume to hr@option.org. EOE

LIFEGUARD: Twin Lakes Beach Club seeking lifeguard. Waterfront Certified. Age 16 minimum. Sundays 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. and/or Wednesdays 6 - 8 p.m. $15/hour  July - August. Contact: katyrule@gmail.com  917 572-0464.

MARKETING ASSISTANT: Seeking experienced professional interested in working for an organization assisting families with children. Participates in the conception, planning, creation, follow-through and analysis of marketing campaigns and activities to increase awareness, engagement and participant registrations in programs. Assisting with purchase orders, vendor relations, conference/lecture coordination and other marketing projects as directed. Excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask required in this fast-paced environment.   Experience with Facebook, Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and YouTube analytics.  Videography experience a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org  EOE

PAINTERS WANTED: Full time, experienced painters wanted with a minimum of 5 years experience. Must have transportation, must be reliable and have a neat and clean appearance. We offer a 401K plan and pay by payroll company. Starting pay $17 per hour. Please respond to: illpaintit@yahoo.com with name, experience, desired salary and contact information. 4 Positions available.

PROGRAM DELIVERY SUPPORT: wanted to assist in the support and delivery of programs, and events in a retreat milieu helping individuals, families and children. Candidate experienced in event management preferred. Candidate to provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with both customers and staff. Ability to manage administration and logistics. Able to anticipate needs, discern priorities and meet deadlines. Excellent organization skills required. Audio-visual knowledge a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org  EOE.

PROGRAM ENROLLMENT  SUPPORT: wanted to process program enrollment, product orders and program deposits; clerk for our on-site store; provide on-campus support; and complete support calls for clients registered for programs. If you are a people person, this is the job for you. Requires strong computer, phone, customer service, data entry, and organizational skills. Attention to detail is essential. Candidate must be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Provides support to our front office. Please email resume to hr@option.org. EOE.

SALISBURY: Like to be outdoors?  To play in the dirt?  To work with a great group of people who love what they do?  Join the Sweethaven Farm landscape and garden maintenance crew!  Experience helpful, but will train the right people.  Call 860 309-7132 or email sweethavenfarmct@gmail.com

SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST: Do you love staying up-to-date on the newest social media trends? Are you creative, with experience using Adobe programs like Photoshop and Premiere? Interact with followers from around the globe and help people find the support and resources they are looking for as a Social Media Specialist at the Option Institute.  Must have excellent attention to detail, be able to balance multiple projects simultaneously, work well independently and as part of a dynamic, fun team, and always want to learn more. Experience with email marketing and content writing a plus. Please email resume to hr@option.org EOE.

SOUS CHEF: Autism Treatment Center of America & Option Institute wants to know - Would you rather work mostly weekdays? Would you like to be home evenings? Are you a creative team player? Do you want benefits? This is a catering environment; if you have knowledge of special and healthy diets and love to create an ever changing and diverse menu our Head Chef would love for you to contact us to arrange an interview, email resume to hr@option.org. EOE.

SUBSTITUTE BUS DRIVERS: Webutuck Central School District. Substitute Bus Drivers needed for variable days and hours. Must possess a CDL with P & S Endorsement. Training available. $16.80 per hour. Please apply online at www.dcboces.org and attach a cover letter and resume by 06/26/2018 to Mid-Hudson Cooperative Recruitment Program, c/o Dutchess County BOCES, 5 BOCES Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601. 845 486-4957;FAX 845 486-4827. EOE- Include Ref. # 1718/383.

SUMMER PROGRAM ASSISTANT WANTED: The North East Community Center is looking for someone with farming experience and the desire to work with teenagers outdoors this summer. This is a full-time, temporary position, from early July through the end of August. Driving a passenger van is required. If interested, please contact Jackie Osnato at  518  407-7128 or jackie@neccmillerton.org. 

SVNA HOME ASSISTANCE:   SVNA Home Assistance is hiring caregivers for all shifts. Caregiver must be willing to work some weekends. Job duties include: companionship, meal prep, light housekeeping, personal care, transportation and medication reminders. CNA cert. is preferred but not required. Position is per diem. 1 year experience a must. If interested, please contact Meghan Plouffe: 860-435-0816 or MPlouffe@salisburyvna.org.

TARO’S RESTAURANT IN MILLERTON: seeks experienced wait staff, part time cook (could lead to full time), part time kitchen help and bussers. Apply at Taro’s Restaurant, 18 Main Street, Millerton, NY. or call owner 860 496-7786 after 10 a.m.

WAREHOUSE/DELIVERY PERSON: Full time warehouse/delivery person. Must be able to lift heavy furniture. Clean Driver’s license a must. We test for drugs. Contact Riley’s Furniture, Millerton NY 518-789-4641

YARD WORKER: Experienced weed wacker needed 4 hours per week on Thursday or Friday on Sharon/Amenia border. $50 cash. Email Paul at landscaper483@msn.com.

Real Estate


CANAAN, CT: Newly renovated, 2 bedrooms, third floor, no pets, heat and hot water included, $830 a month, security, references, first and last months rent required, yearly lease. Contact Maria, 860 824-7123.

MILLERTON: Large 3 bedroom, 1 bath  house available July 1st. Beautiful pastoral views, Millerton NY, $1,395/month plus utilities. Please call Peter at 845 453-3678. 

NORTH CANAAN: 1 Bedroom $750. 1 year lease. Heat and hot water included. Call 860 605-5923.

SHARON-ON-THE-GREEN: Two bedroom apartment, bright, modern, clean on the green,Sharon. $1,000 plus. 860 307-6919.


MILLERTON: 2 bedroom cottage. heat, snow plowing & trash removal. $800/month. No pets. 518 789-3307.

NORTHEAST: Country living close to town - quiet - 2 bedroom cottage. Beautiful views and setting. 2 decks and laundry. 5 minutes from Lakeville - Millerton. $1,275/ month. Call Dave 518 567-8277.

SALISBURY: 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath, unfurnished, washer dryer, quiet road, full time resident preferred, $2,500 + utilities. Call 202 257-2135.

SHARON:  3 bedroom, 2 bath, washer dryer, open fields, beautiful views, private & close to center of town. $1,400 plus utilities. Available July 1. Call: 860 364-5759.


MILLERTON: 3 bedroom double wide. Heat, snow plowing & trash removal. $1,000/month. No pets. 518 789-3307.


SUMMER RENTAL: Large 4 bedroom, 3 bath colonial house on farm estate. Well furnished. Great views. Quiet area. June 15- September 15.  Rent: $34,000. Call: 212 712-6191. 


LAKEVILLE: Main Street office building has three offices that can be rented together or separately at $250 per month each. 860 435-2131 or 860 596-4168.


APARTMENT WANTED: 1st floor, pet friendly apartment in the Northwest Corner. To rent or in exchange for caregiving/housekeeping. Call 860 671-4840.


WINCHESTER, CT: Private 20 acres on South Road, Winchester, a scenic spot across from land trust property, natural views, historic stone walls & wildlife add to picturesque beauty. 1,000’ +/- frontage. Asking $225,000. 860 921-3449.

Tag Sales


MOVING SALE   25 Reed Brook Rd. (off Cream Hill Rd.) West Cornwall.  Friday, June 15, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday, June 16, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please, no early birds. Household items, quilters supplies, cotton and woolen fabrics, books, records, glassware, gardening and yard tools, ladders, lamps, bookcases, shelving units, folding chairs. A little bit of everything.


TAG SALE - SAVE THE DATE! Saturday June 23, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sharon Methodist Church, 112 Upper main, partial contents of several homes.  $l0 fee per person for Early Birds from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.  Don’t miss this huge sale.  



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