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Monthly Archives: December 2019

Papa Boba general manager Jessie Alper, employee Lynn Liau and owner Tony Hang.

Bubble tea store opens in Winsted

WINSTED — Back in the summer of 2018, Tony Hang opened his Vietnamese restaurant Mama Pho, which originally was located at 108 Main Street...
Photo submitted by Ulla Jacobs at Ski Sundown.

A mountain of time: Ski Sundown celebrates 50th anniversary

NEW HARTFORD — Ski Sundown will be holding its 50th-anniversary celebration on Saturday, January 25 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.The ski area originally...
Salvation Army's Winsted Regional Resource Coordinator Pam Carignan and Community Health and Wellness Center of Greater Torrington CEO Joanne Borduas

Community Health and Wellness gives back to the community

WINSTED — It has been a good year for Community Health and Wellness Center of Greater Torrington (CHWC).The nonprofit organization offers medical care to...
Members of Winsted Elks Lodge #844 preparing a Christmas meal on Wednesday, Dec. 25.

Elks Lodge #844 and volunteers serve up Christmas meal to those less fortunate

WINSTED —  Volunteers from Elks Lodge #844 and residents from the community cooked and served a free Christmas meal at the Northwest YMCA on Wednesday,...
That jolly old elf Santa Claus in this year's Gator Parade on Dec. 22.

Winsted’s Gator Parade lights up the night (with photos)

WINSTED — The 16th annual Gator Parade was held all throughout town on Sunday, Dec. 22. The event is organized by the Winsted Fire...
Members of Boy Scout Troop 33 selling wreaths. From left: Codey Muzzulin, 14, Dereck Johnson, 13 and Noah Green, 14.

Holiday cheer at a Colebrook’s Christmas Fair

The Christmas spirit was all around the small New England town of Colebrook at its annual fair on Saturday, Dec. 14.For many years, the...
Operation Overflow volunteers Mary Fischer and Sarah Tracy.

Operation Overflow in need of volunteers

TORRINGTON — At any given night at the Parish Hall of the Trinity Episcopal Church, located at 220 Prospect Street, you will find volunteers...
Wreaths Across America, held on Saturday, Dec. 14 at Forest View Cemetery.

Those who served remembered at Wreaths Across America ceremony

WINSTED — Over 100 residents gathered at Forest View Cemetery on Saturday, Dec. 14 to take part in the annual Wreaths Across America event.The...
Boy Scout Troop 1027 taking part in last year's Freezin' for a Reason.

Freezin’ for a Reason: shedding a light on homelessness

For the past eight years, no matter how cold or awful the weather is, residents from all over the Northwest Corner have participated in...
Community Announcements

Community announcements Dec. 10, 2019

Freezin’ For A Reason this FridayWINSTED — The eighth annual Freezin’ For A Reason will be held this Friday, Dec. 13 at East End...