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Monthly Archives: February 2020

Winsted Town Seal

Laurel Parade and Pet Parade to merge

WINSTED — This year, the town’s Pet Parade and Laurel Parade will be held on the same day: Saturday, May 16 at 2 p.m.Both...
Winsted Town Seal

Pawn shop manager arrested

WINSTED — Steven Kagey, Barkhamsted resident and manager of Winsted Pawn and Jewelry, was arrested on charges of falsely reporting an incident, false...
Author Jill Santopolo.

Best selling author talks about how tragedies inspired literary triumphs

TORRINGTON — The Hummingbird Café, located at 79 Main Street, held a book talk with New York Times best-selling author Jill Santopolo on...
Artists gathered at the Norfolk Artisans Guild's open house during Weekend in Norfolk on Saturday, Feb. 22.

Weekend in Norfolk celebrates arts, culture, and community

NORFOLK — It was a town-wide celebration as the town held its third annual winter Weekend in Norfolk on Saturday, Feb. 22 and Sunday,...
Residents enjoying the First Church of Winsted’s Community meal on Feb. 21.

First Church of Winsted cooks up meal for community

WINSTED — The First Church of Winsted, located at 95 North Main Street, held its first ever community meal on Friday, Feb. 21.The meal,...
Beardsley and Memorial Library’s Open Mic night host Mario Zecca along with writers Pat Murphy and Justin Conn.

Creative minds welcome: Open Mic nights at Beardsley Library

WINSTED — Poets, writers, musicians, and artists are always welcome at the Beardsley and Memorial Library’s Open Mic night, which is held every third...
Elks Lodge chili cookoff co-organizer and house committee co-chairman Heather Murray.

Competition rough and tough at Elks chili cook off

WINSTED — For over 60 years, the Daytona 500 has provided racing thrills for NASCAR fans worldwide when it’s held every February at Daytona...
Community Announcements

Community announcements – February 21

South End Fire District annual spaghetti dinnerNEW HARTFORD —  The South End Fire District will be holding its annual spaghetti dinner on Saturday, Feb....
Nutmeg Chatter Hosts Phil Hall and Rich Cyr.

Nutmeg Chatter radio show has two new hosts

TORRINGTON —  After three years and over 100 interviews, Joseph Timothy Quirk has handed off Nutmeg Chatter to Rich Cyr and Phil Hall.Quirk, who...
Gilbert School student Brianna Ortiz and her mother Mariah Martin.

Local student sets sights for Broadway and beyond

WINSTED — With a song or two in her heart, Gilbert School student Brianna Ortiz, 14, has Broadway aspirations.Brianna, who previously attended the RJ Kinsella...