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Monthly Archives: May 2021

It was a great day for racing as 116 racers took part in Norfolk's annual Memorial Day Road Race on Monday, May 31. Photo by Chris Rabago.

Norfolk’s annual road race returns

All photos by Chris Rabago NORFOLK — The town's annual five-mile Memorial Day Road Race was held on Monday, May 31.The event was organized by...
Town officials and veterans, along with members of veterans organizations, at East End Park after a Memorial Day ceremony on Monday, May 31.

Memorial Day ceremony and parade held in Winsted

WINSTED — For the first time since 2019, the town held a parade and ceremony for Memorial Day, on Monday, May 31.The ceremony traditionally...
From the 2019 Trails Day in Winsted. Photo by Barbara Douglas.

Take a hike! Trails day is on June 5 and June 6

NORTHWEST CORNER —  Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6 will be the state’s annual Trails Day event.According to the state’s Forest and Parks...

A view from Town Hall: First Thoughts on Winsted

Before I saw the Town Manager job posted online, I had never traveled to or through Winchester, Connecticut the closest I had ever come...
Pearson Elementary School was not too crowded for most of the day during the town's annual budget vote on Saturday, May 29.

Residents pass Fiscal 2021-2022 town budget, borrowing for water dept. improvements, very low turnout

WINSTED — It was an extraordinarily low turnout of residents who passed the proposed Fiscal 2021-2022 budget and approved the town to borrow funds...
Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) held its 55th commencement ceremony at the Five Points Center for the Visual Arts on Thursday, May 27. It was a very unique ceremony with graduates all in automobiles during the event.

NCCC graduates ride on into their futures (literally)

NORTHWEST CORNER — Due to Covid constraints during the school year, for many students and professors at Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC) school year...
HO Products President Chris Olson at the Economic Development Commission's manufacturing summit on Thursday, May 20.

Winsted manufacturers struggling to find employees

WINSTED — In a post-pandemic economy, local manufacturers and companies are struggling to fill positions.That was the consensus reached at the Economic Development Commission’s...
The outside of Northwest Connnecticut Community College's campus on Main Street. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

List of 2021 graduates from Northwestern Connecticut Community College (NCCC)

The class of 2021 is composed of 163 individuals receiving a total of 13 Associate in Arts Degrees, 133 Associate in Science Degrees and...
The outside of Northwest Connnecticut Community College's campus on Main Street. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

NCCC student wins prestigious award

WINSTED — Northwestern Connecticut Community College is pleased to announce that student and New Hartford resident Jacqueline Lovejoy, a Fine Arts Major who will...

Memorial Day parade and ceremony this Monday in Winsted

WINSTED — The town will hold its Memorial Day parade and ceremony this Monday, May 31.The event will start at 10:30 a.m. at George...