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Monthly Archives: May 2020

NCCC holds commencement online

NCCC holds commencement online

WINSTED — Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) held a virtual commencement ceremony online which was posted on Thursday, May 28.Just like other graduation ceremonies...
Winsted Town Seal

EDC to hold virtual town hall on reopening

WINSTED — The town’s Economic Development Commission will be holding a virtual town hall for local businesses to discuss reopening concerns and ideas.The town...
Photo by Darcy Abbott

Social Distance Boat Bash in New Hartford

NEW HARTFORD — While the quarantine has silenced the music at many local venues, one local band created music on the water on Sunday,...
Colebrook General Store operator Daniel Wilcox - photo submitted

Colebrook General Store gets new operator

COLEBROOK — The Colebrook General Store, located at 559 Colebrook Road, is scheduled to reopen in June with a new operator.The store is the...
Pearson School Principal Barbara Silverio

Pearson School principal named state’s Elementary Principal of the Year

WINSTED — Pearson School Principal Barbara Silverio has been named the state’s 2020 Elementary School Principal of the year by the Connecticut Association of...
Photo by Bridgit Espinoza

Retiring educator honored with parade

WINSTED — A parade was held to honor retiring Winchester School District educator Ruthann Horvay on Sunday, May 24.The parade was a surprise for...
Screenshot of Soldiers' Monument Commission's virtual Memorial Day ceremony

Memorial Day ceremonies held online

WINSTED and TORRINGTON — Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, both Winsted and Torrington held Memorial Day ceremonies online.Memorial Day has its roots in...
The Junior Choir of Chorus Angelicus

Children’s choir creates second virtual video

NORTHWEST CORNER — One month after their first video, Chorus Angelicus, which is part of the nonprofit choral organization Joyful Noise Inc., has put...
The outside of Remember When in Torrington. Picture from the store's website

Ritz Crystal Room gone, but Remember When will go on

TORRINGTON — The Ritz Crystal Room restaurant, located upstairs at the Remember When Antique Store at 111 Main Street, is officially closing shop.Owner Karen...
Photo via Hitchcock Chair Company's Facebook page

Hitchcock Chairs considering expansion of operations

WINSTED and RIVERTON — The Hitchcock Chair Company is looking to possibly expand operations to the Winsted Industrial Park.The company was founded in 1818...