Here are some of the stories and features in this week\u2019s Wilton Bulletin, in mailboxes and on newsstands today: News \u2022 Blizzard\u2019s blast falls a bit short. \u2022 Branch lines may benefit from Gov. Dannel Malloy\u2019s transportation plan. \u2022 Mark Twain\u2019s \u2018gilded life\u2019 is up for discussion Sunday. \u2022 Arts & Leisure section to expand. \u2022 Take me home tonight: I won\u2019t get in a car \u2019til I see SafeRides\u2019 lights. \u2022 Public hearing on school budget sees low turnout once again. \u2022 Opera singer\u2019s \u2018unusual\u2019 story will be shared at Wilton Library. \u2022 Stack of lottery tickets taken from Caraluzzi\u2019s Market. \u2022 Residents may voice opinions on Sensible Wilton petition. \u2022 Probate Judge Anthony DePanfilis visits Wilton Library. \u2022 News Notes: In search of wood, Hope on the wing. \u2022 Surging stock market has little effect on town pensions. \u2022 The Family & Children\u2019s Agency offers the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program. \u2022 Automatic absentee ballots available for disabled voters. \u2022 Police Log: Pot possession, Failure to appear, Domestic, Missing iPad, Stolen tools, Stolen iPhone. \u2022\u00a0Regional planning group hires a new executive director. Schools \u2022 Warrior Words: No place for competition \u2014\u00a0a common pursuit. \u2022 Improv comedy returns to Wilton High School. \u2022 Cider Mill looks to revive third-grade world language. \u2022 Wilton High School will get a security booth \u2018any day now.\u2019 \u2022 Miller-Driscoll Building Committee moves forward with temporary classrooms for students. \u2022 Student Briefs: James Madison University, Roger Williams University, UConn, University of Notre Dame, University of Dayton, University of Rhode Island. Business \u2022 December and January are \u2018surge\u2019 months for local health clubs. \u2022 Hunter Arton joins Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum\u2019s Board of Trustees. Social \u2022 Wilton Historical Society offers chocolate-making events for Valentine\u2019s Day. \u2022 Ambler Farm offers fun winter programs. \u2022 Focus \u201915 invites photo entries. \u2022 Scratching the surface of backyard chicken raising. Opinion \u2022 Editorial: A close call. \u2022 Letter: A revote is not called for. \u2022 Letter: A revote would diminish the value of our vote. \u2022 Letter: Why are we spending $50 million? \u2022 Letter: Sensible Wilton urges citizen participation Feb. 2. \u2022 Letter: Town charter provides for town meeting. \u2022 A View from Glen Hill: Doomsayers drone on. \u2022 From the Firehouse: Scalds \u2014\u00a0a burning issue. Obituaries \u2022 Joan L. Moser. Sports \u2022 Wilton High School boys basketball team falls to Vikings. \u2022 Wilton High School girls basketball team routs Westhill for 11th win in a row. \u2022 Wilton High School boys hockey team loses to New Canaan, 8-0. \u2022 Former Wilton High School lacrosse head coach Paul McNulty is inducted into the Connecticut Lacrosse Hall of Fame. \u2022 Wilton High School ski team swept four opponents in head-to-head races last Wednesday. \u2022 Wilton High School gymnastics team improves its record to 4-1 after beating Staples last Friday. Arts & Leisure \u2022 David Dunlop and Max Dunlop of Wilton will show the results of their collaborative work Saturday at Ridgefield\u2019s Watershed Gallery. \u2022 The Theory of Everything is a subtle study of character and courage. \u2022 Test driver Steven Macoy takes the 2015 Infiniti QX60 3.5 AWD out for a spin and finds a winning combination of luxury and technology. \u2022 The Wilton Bulletin is on Facebook \u2014 become one of more than 857 friends and get news updates. Facebook.com\/WiltonBulletin. \u2022 2,623 people have signed up for Wilton Bulletin news bulletins via Twitter. You can, too, by stopping by twitter.com\/WiltonBulletin.