Saturday, December 5, 2020

HKMS: Cougar Celebrations Oct/Nov 2020

Submitted by Debra Cumpstone, Guidance Secretary, HKMS. (Nov. 23, 2020) -- We recognize students and their achievements and want to share these celebrations with you...

HKHS: Q1 2020-21 Honor Roll

Submitted by Adam Apicella, Asst. Principal, HKHS. Student Name             Grade Level       Level Grade 12 Barile, Gavin Stone                       12   High Honors Berardino, Katja Haley                  ...

HK Players Present: It’s Virtually a Murder Mystery

The HK Players are proud to invite the RSD17 community to its fall play, “It’s Virtually a Murder Mystery” on December 4 and 5,...

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Ivoryton Playhouse: Santa Can Come to Your Home Via Zoom

Submitted by Jacqui Hubbard, Executive/Artistic Director, Ivoryton Playhouse. SANTA CLAUS IS COMING TO YOUR HOME "VIA ZOOM" THIS SEASON TO SUPPORT IVORYTON PLAYHOUSE  (Dec. 2, 2020) --...

Oddfellows Playhouse announces in-person and virtual classes for kids

Submitted by Dic Wheeler. Photo by William DeKine of Teen Rep outdoor production of “Coming To Save Us”, October 2020   Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theater in Middletown is...

HK Rec Dept: November 2020 Youth Programs

Submitted by Robyn Brennan, HK Rec. Dept.  COVID-19 safety protocols and social distancing will be enforced. To sign up for any of these programs, please...

HKYFS: Holiday Giving, Pumpkin Run, Drug Take Back & More!

Submitted by Laura Shipman, HKYFS.  Youth & Family Services Holiday Giving Program 2020 The holiday giving program facilitated by HK Youth & Family Services, Inc. is...

The Helping Hands Food Pantry Providing Food For Killingworth

Submitted by Genie Dethloff. (October 8, 2020) -- Killingworth residents can pick up food curbside at the pantry on Thursdays from 4:00 p.m. – 6:00...

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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...

On the Road with HHS: The Hobbammacko Club

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy, Executive Director, Haddam Historical Society. (Oct. 14, 2020) -- The Hobbammacko (sometimes spelled Hobbomoco) Club building was erected in 1897 on...

History: Colonel Daniel Brainerd House in Higganum Center

By Alessio Gallarotti. (August 27, 2020) -- An interview with Sam and Pamela Crum, Stewards of the Colonel Daniel Brainerd House (built 1780). The Colonel Daniel...

Op Ed: In Defense of Washington and Jefferson: The Foolhardiness of Destroying Their Statues (Pt. 2)

By Philip R. Devlin. Part One of this two-part series can be found HERE. It was published last week and focused on Thomas Jefferson; this...

Op Ed: In Defense of Washington and Jefferson: The Foolhardiness of Destroying Their Statues (Pt. 1)

By Philip R. Devlin. (June 25, 2020) -- Context matters. When re-examining American history in light of today’s very legitimate concerns about racial equity, a...

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Obituary: Carl Edward Conrad of Haddam

October 24, 1943 – November 29, 2020 Carl Conrad passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday afternoon at the age of 77.  He was...

The 50-Yard Challenge

In my mind I can still picture my husband’s 85-year old grandfather pulling on his lawn mower cord in Westbrook, CT  It would take...

According to Legacy.com and The Hartford Courant, Carol Washington (Anderson) (Smith), 61, of Higganum, passed away on November 25, 2020. For more information and...

Eversource is Ready to Respond to First Nor’easter of the 2020-21 Season

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (Dec. 2, 2020) – As New England braces for the first nor’easter of the season, Eversource is keeping a...

Rep. Christine Palm Announced as Leader of Internship Committee

Submitted by Rick Funaro, Press Aide- Connecticut House Democrats. (December 4, 2020) -- House Speaker-designate Matt Ritter (D-Hartford) and House Majority Leader Jason Rojas (D-Manchester,...

Troopers: PSA — How to Avoid Scams

Submitted by Joe DeAngelo. (Dec. 4, 2020) -- Your Haddam and Killingworth Resident Troopers would like to take a few moments to provide some information pertaining...

Obituary: Robert Goodell, Formerly of Higganum

According to Legacy.com and The Hartford Courant, Robert Goodell, formerly of Higganum, passed away on November 25, 2020. For more information and service details, please...

Courtney Congratulates Rep. DeLauro on Being Elected to Chair the House Appropriations Committee

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy, Communications Director. (Dec. 3, 2020) WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rep. Joe Courtney (CT-02) offered congratulations to Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) following...

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Obituary: Carl Edward Conrad of Haddam

October 24, 1943 – November 29, 2020 Carl Conrad passed away suddenly at his home on Sunday afternoon at the age of 77.  He was...

The 50-Yard Challenge

In my mind I can still picture my husband’s 85-year old grandfather pulling on his lawn mower cord in Westbrook, CT  It would take...

According to Legacy.com and The Hartford Courant, Carol Washington (Anderson) (Smith), 61, of Higganum, passed away on November 25, 2020. For more information and...

Eversource is Ready to Respond to First Nor’easter of the 2020-21 Season

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (Dec. 2, 2020) – As New England braces for the first nor’easter of the season, Eversource is keeping a...

Rep. Christine Palm Announced as Leader of Internship Committee

Submitted by Rick Funaro, Press Aide- Connecticut House Democrats. (December 4, 2020) -- House Speaker-designate Matt Ritter (D-Hartford) and House Majority Leader Jason Rojas (D-Manchester,...