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Monthly Archives: August 2019

Everything just peachy at annual festival

The North Congregational Church held its 23rd annual Peach Festival at the Town Green on Saturday, Aug. 24. Hundreds of residents attended the event,...
Five Points Gallery founder and Executive Director Judith McElhone

Five Points: growing community through arts

According to Five Points Gallery founder and Executive Director Judith McElhone, back when the gallery was started in 2012 the arts scene in Torrington...

Curling Club black tie benefit on Sept. 14

NORFOLK —  The Norfolk Curling Club, located at 70 Golf Drive, will be holding its first-ever “Sweep into Fall Ball” semi-formal fundraising event on...
Riverton General Store owner Leslie DiMartino along with employees Sophie Bazzano and Danielle Sindland.

Riverton General Store owner celebrates 15 years of ownership

RIVERTON — Winsted native Leslie DiMartino recently celebrated her 15th year of ownership of The Riverton General Store.The store, located at 2 Main Street,...

Vigil held to commemorate Hiroshima and Nagasaki anniversary

The Winsted Area Peace Action group, along with students and teachers from Camp Kinderland in Tolland, Mass., held a peace vigil at East End...

Passiflora reopens as Farm River Café

NEW HARTFORD — Almost two months after Passiflora closed its doors, the café has been reopened as The Farm River Café.In late June,...
The outside of Northwest Connnecticut Community College's campus on Main Street. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

NCCC starts off new semester on high notes

WINSTED — Fifty-four years after it was founded, Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) starts its semester on Tuesday, Aug. 27.NCCC faculty and staff...

New employees introduced at Winchester Board of Education meeting

WINSTED —  New employees for the school district were introduced by Superintendent Melony Brady-Shanley during the Board of Education meeting held on Tuesday, Aug....
Members of the Winsted Fire Department during its annual parade on Saturday, Aug. 17.

Pictures from Winsted Fire Department’s annual parade

WINSTED —  Hundreds of people lined up on both Main Street and Rowley Street to see the Winsted Fire Department’s annual parade on Saturday,...
Carnival fun during the first day of the Winsted Fire Department's annual carnival back in 2019. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

Winsted Fire Department’s carnival kicks off

WINSTED — The Winsted Fire Department’s 157th annual carnival kicked off on Wednesday, Aug. 14.The carnival will be held on Thursday, Aug. 15,...