Tuesday, November 24, 2020

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,...

HKHS Fine Arts: Music, Visual Arts & Drama

By HKHS. Notes from the HK Music Department Preparing for Southern Region Auditions 81 Honors Level Band and Choir students have been working hard in preparation for...

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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...

Need Childcare Oct. 9, 2020?

Submitted by Josselyn Salafia, HK Rec Dept. Haddam Killingworth Recreation Department is offering childcare on Friday, Oct. 9, 2020 when Regional School District #17 has...

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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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IGNITE Youth Designs New Billboard to Increase Awareness

By Kathy Brown. You may have seen the new billboard on Route 154 if you drive south from exit 10: "When the glass shatters your...

Haddam Land Trust Unveils New Preserve

Editorial Staff. On Saturday, Nov. 22, 2020, members of the Haddam Land Trust Board of Directors, as well as relatives of Nancy L. Planeta, held...

Congressman Courtney Issues Statement After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy, Communications Director for Courtney. (Nov. 22, 2020) VERNON, CT – Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) issued the following statement this evening shortly...

KHS Christmas Fair Scheduled for Dec. 5 Has Been Cancelled

Submitted by Claudette Lagasse. (Nov. 22, 2020) -- The Killingworth Historical Society Christmas Fair scheduled for Saturday December 5th at the Parmelee Farm has been...

HLT: Public Invited to Dedication of the Nancy L Planeta Preserve Today

Submitted by Haddam Land Trust Board of Directors. (Nov. 22, 2020) -- We recently received the generous donation of 19.03 acres on High Street from...

Obituary: Walter Baldyga, Formerly of Higganum

According to Legacy.com and The Middletown Press, Walter Baldyga, age 78, formerly of Higganum, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. For more information and...

Obituary: Rowan Monington of Higganum

According to Legacy.com and The Hartford Courant, Rowan A. Monington, Sr., age 77, of Higganum, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020. For more...

Obituary: John H. Finn, Sr. of Killingworth

According to Legacy.com and The New Haven Register, John H. Finn, Sr., age 90, of Killingworth, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2020. For more...

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IGNITE Youth Designs New Billboard to Increase Awareness

By Kathy Brown. You may have seen the new billboard on Route 154 if you drive south from exit 10: "When the glass shatters your...

Haddam Land Trust Unveils New Preserve

Editorial Staff. On Saturday, Nov. 22, 2020, members of the Haddam Land Trust Board of Directors, as well as relatives of Nancy L. Planeta, held...

Congressman Courtney Issues Statement After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy, Communications Director for Courtney. (Nov. 22, 2020) VERNON, CT – Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) issued the following statement this evening shortly...

KHS Christmas Fair Scheduled for Dec. 5 Has Been Cancelled

Submitted by Claudette Lagasse. (Nov. 22, 2020) -- The Killingworth Historical Society Christmas Fair scheduled for Saturday December 5th at the Parmelee Farm has been...

HLT: Public Invited to Dedication of the Nancy L Planeta Preserve Today

Submitted by Haddam Land Trust Board of Directors. (Nov. 22, 2020) -- We recently received the generous donation of 19.03 acres on High Street from...