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New Canaan Police received two reports of bobcat sightings on Tuesday, at 4:50 p.m. on Parish Lane and 5:05 p.m. on Llewellyn Drive.

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The town on Thursday received an appeal of the Planning & Zoning Commission’s Jan. 31 decision in favor of amending the New Canaan Zoning Regulations following a re-filed application by Grace Farms. According to the complaint from Timothy Curt and Dona Bissonnette, P&Z “acted illegally, arbitrarily and in abuse of the discretion in it” in several ways, including: that a pre-hearing public notice was defective; the chairman refused to recuse himself; the commission improperly rejected a valid petition; the plaintiffs’ property values are negatively affected; and the notice of the commission’s decision was defective.

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The Forum on Public Buildings, originally scheduled for March, has been postponed to a date TBD after budget season.

New Canaan’s senior basketball team players are Camden Nelson, Jake Sloane and Alex Galvan.

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Come cheer on the New Canaan Boys Basketball team and celebrate the three New Canaan High School senior players: Camden Nelson, Jake Sloane and Alex Galvan. The celebration starts before tip-off at 7 p.m. on Wednesday Feb. 21 at NCHS.

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The criminal trespass charges brought in September against New Canaan residents Terry Spring and Jack Trifero have been dropped, according to Connecticut Judicial Branch records. Spring still faces a misdemeanor charge of interfering with an officer, and the next court date on that is March 20.

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Spotlight on this event: New Canaan Library and The Glass House will present Hilary Swift, chief curator and creative director of the Glass House, speaking about the art and architecture of Philip Johnson. The event will be held in the library’s Adrian Lamb Room at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 22, preceded by a light reception at 6 p.m. Register online.

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Finally, here’s a gallery of other newsworthy events from around town:

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