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Monthly Archives: January 2021

Attendees of a Thursday, Jan. 28 planning meeting for an August arts festival.

In-person arts festival planned for August

TORRINGTON -- An in-person arts festival is being planned for Saturday, August 14 by the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council.At a Zoom meeting where members...
Some of the attendees at Northwestern Connecticut Community College's annual Legislative Breakfast, held over Zoom on Friday, Jan. 29.

PACT program, learning during pandemic, topics at NCCC’s Legislative Breakfast

WINSTED — Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) held its annual Legislative Breakfast on Friday, Jan. 29.The event, which is a summit of state and...
Graphic via U.S. Department of Health & Human Services' CARES ACT website.

School districts to receive extra funds via federal COVID assistance

School districts all across the state will soon be receiving an estimated $443 million in federal pandemic assistance under the  Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and...
Diana Cesaro, owner of Diana By Design. Photo submitted.

New Whiting Mills artisan turns old fabric into new fashions

WINSTED — Turning heads while being green is the mantra for Diana Cesaro and her Diana By Design clothing company.Cesaro just recently opened a...
Members of the Tkac family as they were renovating an old 120 year-old firehouse to open Bad Dog Brewing Company. Photo submitted.

Bad Dog Brewing Company opens at old Torrington firehouse

TORRINGTON — After two years of hard work in renovating a 120-year-old former firehouse, Bad Dog Brewing Company has opened on 117 Water Street.The...
Friendly Hands Food Bank logo from the organization's Facebook page.

Friendly Hands Food Bank to celebrate its 30th birthday

TORRINGTON — The Friendly Hands Food Bank, Inc., located at 50 King Street in Torrington, is celebrating its 30th birthday on Tuesday, Feb. 9,...
From Gov. Ned Lamont's press conference on Thursday, Jan. 28.

Winchester Educational COVID-19 Action Network (WECAN) update Jan. 28: Expanded vaccine appointment assistance line...

Expanded vaccine appointment assistance line: 877-918-2224Bowing to various criticisms from residents concerning the state’s version of its Vaccine Administration Management System (VAMS), Gov. Ned...
New Hartford town sign, from The New Hartford Facebook Page.

New Hartford Selectmen looking at March 6 for sewer and water sale referendum

NEW HARTFORD — The Board of Selectmen has set a special meeting for Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 5:30 p.m. to set a date for...
TD Bank logo

TD Bank announces closing of Winsted branch

WINSTED — TD Bank's local branch, located at 200 New Hartford Road, will close on April 23, according to a letter sent to customers...
Dale Picard, operator of ECAD, during the Planning and Zoning Commission's meeting on Monday, Jan. 25.

P&Z continues public hearing on ECAD to Feb. 8

WINSTED — After an almost three-hour public hearing filled with debate and marred by internet issues on Monday, Jan. 25, the Planning and Zoning...