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Monthly Archives: June 2021

Contestants for this year's Laurel King and Laurel Queen event, which was held at Little Red Barn Brewery on Tuesday, June 29.

Community pride and pageantry at Laurel King and Queen crowning

WINSTED —  The 87th crowning of the Laurel King and Queen was held at Little Red Barn Brewery on Tuesday, June 29. Typically, the crowning...
Torrington Police Department

Victim in motorcycle accident identified

TORRINGTON — Resident John Watson, 53, was killed in a motorcycle accident on Sunday, June 27.According to the Torrington Police Department, the accident took...
Photo submitted by Gina Sartirana.

Bench dedicated to late longtime Lions Club member and Senior Center director

WINSTED — A memorial bench in front of the town’s Senior Center was dedicated to the late Blanche McCarthy Sewell on Tuesday, June 22.Sewell,...
From left to right: Five Points Draw-a-thon volunteers Amy Ozga, Erin Cunliffe, Jessica Fallis, and Dan Santorso.

Five Points Draw-a-thon brings out the artist in everyone

TORRINGTON — Both artists and non-artists took part in Five Points Arts annual Draw-a-thon on Sunday. June 27. For three years, the organization held the...
Some of the many volunteers from For the Love of Jack at their Paws-A-Palooza raffle benefit on Saturday, June 26 at St. John Paul The Great Academy. In back from left: Valerie Wentworth, and Nancy Dellamarggio. In front from left: Brenda Wilson, and Sherrie Gioia.

Doing Good for the Neighborhood: For the Love of Jack

TORRINGTON — The nonprofit Northwest Corner animal welfare organization held its annual Paws-A-Palooza raffle benefit at St. John Paul the Great Academy on Saturday,...
Photo via Peter Minton's online obituary.

This year’s Barkhamsted parade dedicated to late Peter Minton

BARKHAMSTED — The town’s traditional Independence Day parade will be held on Monday, July 5. The parade will kick off at 10:30 a.m. on West...
members of the Torrington Police Department along with Wilbert Boles, president of local organization Brotherhood of Diversity.

Doing Good for the Neighborhood: Brotherhood of Diversity/Friendly Hands Food Bank gives back to...

TORRINGTON —  Wilbert Boles, president of local organization Brotherhood of Diversity, served up some pizzas for the Torrington Police Department on Friday, June 25. According...
Chaz Devito, owner of The Outlet for the Arts.

Outlet for the Arts opens in Torrington

TORRINGTON — Music is the blood for Chaz Devito, who grew up with an obsession with getting the perfect sound. “Since I was born I...
Front: Laurel King Evan Blass, Laurel Queen Lydia Bird. Back, from left: First Runner Up King Dylan Keith, First Runner Up Queen Sydney Kolosky, Second Runner Up. Katrina Strachan. Photo submitted by Melissa Bird.

Laurel King and Queen to be crowned on on Tuesday, June 29

WINSTED —  This year’s crowning of the Laurel King and Queen will be held at Little Red Barn Brewery on Tuesday, June 29 at...

Town Manager promises to deal with High Street nuisance problems

WINSTED — In response to an open letter to the Board of Selectmen, Town Manager Joshua Kelly said the town would work to resolve...