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Monthly Archives: July 2021

Some of the many participants at the Highland Lake Watershed Association's annual boat parade on Saturday, July 31.

Colorful boats at Highland Lake Watershed Association’s parade (PHOTOS)

WINSTED —  The Highland Lake Watershed Association (HLWA) held its annual Boat Parade on Saturday, July 31. The parade has been held at the lake...
Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce President and CEO JoAnn Ryan with Community Leader award-winner Jacque Williams. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

Northwest Connecticut Chamber of Commerce Celebration of Success event honors those who gave back...

NORTHWEST CORNER — The Northwest Chamber of Commerce held its 20th annual Celebration of Success event at The Inn at Mount Pleasant on Wednesday,...
Camp Workcoeman staff members Wilbert Boles and Jeff Seiser at West Hill Pond. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

Camp Workcoeman: a 97-year-old scouting tradition in New Hartford

NEW HARTFORD — Since 1924, Camp Workcoeman has been an important part of the scouting experience for the thousands of children who have taken...
Photo via Warner Theater's Facebook page.

Despite $2.5 million loss during pandemic, Warner Theater presses on and reopens

TORRINGTON — Rufus L de Rham remembers when he was named executive director of The Warner Theater back in February 2020.“I started this job...
Korean War Veteran Paul Haynes with his son, Peter Haynes. Paul Haynes was honored as the Riverton Grange's Veteran of the Month on Sunday, July 25 at the Barkhamsted Senior Center. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson.

Riverton Grange honors and celebrates veterans

RIVERTON — Those who served will be honored at The Riverton Grange’s Veteran of the Month ceremonies every first Sunday of the month at...
Torrington Summer Fest Logo

Torrington Summerfest

TORRINGTON/PRESS RELEASE — Join Torrington PAL for two days full of summer fun! We will be hosting Summer Fest on July 30 (5pm-10pm) and...
Weekend in Norfolk logo

PRESS RELEASE: Weekend in Norfolk July 30 to August 1

NORFOLK/PRESS RELEASE  —  Summer brings family road trips, ice cream sundaes, and playing water tag. One of the best warm-weather activities for families that...
"Trains" going down Main Street during Canaan Railroad Days parade on Saturday, July 24.

Canaan Railroad Days: a 57-year-old tradition (PHOTOS)

CANAAN — For 57 years, Railroad Days has been a town tradition in the small town of over 1,000 residents.The four-day event, which is...
Jasmine Samok, owner of Paws and Reflect, a new store opening in Winsted on Main Street.

Paws and Reflect to open on Main Street in Winsted

WINSTED — Paws and Reflect, a shop that will offer handmade soy wax candles, wax melts, and soaps, will soon open at 538 Main...

Despite mayor’s reservations, town joins Sustainable CT program

WINSTED — Despite reservations by Mayor Candy Perez, The Board of Selectmen approved the town joining the Sustainable CT program at its meeting on...