Monday, March 1, 2021

Haddam Civic League Scholarship 2021 Now Accepting Applications

Are you interested in the field of Journalism or Communication? Are you a graduating senior who is a resident of Haddam, Higganum, Haddam Neck,...

HKHS Winter 2021 Fine Arts: Music, Art Class, Black History Month

Submitted by Donna Hayward and Marcy Webster, HKHS. 2021 Southern Region Music Festival 2020 was a record-breaking year for Haddam Killingworth High School's music students. We...

How Cockaponset State Forest is Managed by DEEP

by Emery Gluck, Forester, Cockaponset State Forest. (Feb. 16, 2021) -- Cockaponset State Forest is Connecticut’s second-largest state forest with almost 17,000 acres in 11...

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HK Recreation Dept: March 2021 Programs

Submitted by Josselyn Salafia, HK-Recreation Supervisor.  St. Patrick’s Day Activity Kit Each activity kit includes supplies, ingredients, & directions for the following crafts and treats: Make...

Higganum’s Kelly Morin Brings Dirty Windshield Art to a Whole New Level

By Kathy Brown. What do you do while your kids are playing in the snow? Sit inside and drink hot cocoa? Clean the house while...

Higganum student raising money for Haddam Animal Rescue

Submitted by Austin Mirmina. Higganum resident Delia, 8, has been selling homemade bracelets and necklaces to raise money for the Haddam Animal Rescue. Delia, who attends...

A Book for Kids

Haddam native writes humorous book for children. By Stew Gillmor Matt Zavod, M.D., noted singer and all-round guy grew up in Haddam, went to H.E.S., was...

Holiday wreaths placed at the Old Burial Yard of Thirty Mile Island Plantation

by Sharon Challenger Walking through a cemetery in winter when snow threatens to creep into your boots, may not be everyone’s “cup of tea.”  However,...

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Part 2: Horatio Strother’s Pioneering Work – “The Underground Railroad in Connecticut”

By Philip R. Devlin Last week's column dealt principally with the life of scholar, athlete, and author Horatio Strother. Though born in New York City,...

Connecticut Black History Month: Remarkable Work of Horatio T. Strother of Higganum

By Philip R. Devlin. The former resident of both Middletown and Higganum — and history teacher at Hale-Ray High School in East Haddam — published...

Native American Stone Structures in Killingworth

Submitted by Marjorie Tietjen. (Jan. 4, 2021) -- New England is well known for its miles upon miles of stone walls spreading across the countryside....

Sunday Morning Sneak Attack: A Pacific Incident

By Phillip R. Devlin. (Dec. 7, 2020) -- “The unsuspecting navy ships lay peaceably in their Pacific harbor that winter morning. A world away, the...

On the Road with HHS: Three Oaks Restaurant

Submitted by Elizabeth Hart Malloy, Exec. Dir., HHS. The Three Oaks Restaurant, located on Killingworth Road, was established in the mid-1940s by Frank Hrbek who...

Veterans Day Remembrance: The Heroism of Erwin C. Parmelee of Haddam

By Philip R. Devlin. Chief Carpenter’s Mate of the USS New Orleans Posthumously Awarded the Navy Cross in the World War II Battle of Tassafaronga Guadalcanal is...

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Higganum Husband & Wife Make and Donate Dozens of Quilts to Veterans Organization

By Kathy Brown. (February 28, 2021) A Higganum man and wife who prefer to remain anonymous have been quietly making and donating dozens of quilts...

Killingworth Town Meetings Mar. 1-5, 2021

Killingworth Town Meetings Mar. 1-5, 2021 Please visit www.townofkillingworth,com for the most current information, including cancellations, location changes, time changes.  For links to the Virtual meetings (remote access...

Haddam Town Meetings Mar. 1 – 5, 2021

Haddam Town Meetings Mar. 1 – 5, 2021 Please visit www.haddam.org, for the most current information, including cancellations, location changes, time changes. For links to the Virtual...

Killingworth: Charter Revision Commission will hold hearing for public input

Submitted by Catherine Iino, First Selectwoman The Charter Revision Commission will hold a hearing to receive public input on the Killingworth Town Charter on Monday,...

Obituary: Julia McClain Schwartz Bond

According to Legacy.com and Penn Life, Julia McClain Schwartz Bond, 68, passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021. For more information and service details,...

Cheesy Garlic Bread

Cheesy Garlic Bread  cookingprofessionally.com Ingredients 1 medium French bread, sliced down the center 1/2 cup butter or 1/2 cup margarine, softened 2 cloves garlic, halved 1...

Haddam Civic League Scholarship 2021 Now Accepting Applications

Are you interested in the field of Journalism or Communication? Are you a graduating senior who is a resident of Haddam, Higganum, Haddam Neck,...

Order Veterans’ Personalized Bricks for Memorial Day 2021

Submitted by Rick Annino. Each Memorial Day, the Museum places an order for 4 x 8 inch red engraved bricks to be placed in the...

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Higganum Husband & Wife Make and Donate Dozens of Quilts to Veterans Organization

By Kathy Brown. (February 28, 2021) A Higganum man and wife who prefer to remain anonymous have been quietly making and donating dozens of quilts...

Killingworth Town Meetings Mar. 1-5, 2021

Killingworth Town Meetings Mar. 1-5, 2021 Please visit www.townofkillingworth,com for the most current information, including cancellations, location changes, time changes.  For links to the Virtual meetings (remote access...

Haddam Town Meetings Mar. 1 – 5, 2021

Haddam Town Meetings Mar. 1 – 5, 2021 Please visit www.haddam.org, for the most current information, including cancellations, location changes, time changes. For links to the Virtual...

Killingworth: Charter Revision Commission will hold hearing for public input

Submitted by Catherine Iino, First Selectwoman The Charter Revision Commission will hold a hearing to receive public input on the Killingworth Town Charter on Monday,...

Obituary: Julia McClain Schwartz Bond

According to Legacy.com and Penn Life, Julia McClain Schwartz Bond, 68, passed away on Thursday, January 28, 2021. For more information and service details,...