Sunday, January 17, 2021

Letter to the Editor: PLEASE Stop When You See a School Bus with Flashers On!

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Received Jan. 12, 2021. My...

RSD #17 Board of Education: Summary of Dec. 2020 Meetings

Submitted by Jennifer Favalora, RSD #17 BOE. 2020-2021 School Year: Superintendent Hageman reported that the State Board of Education gave school districts the option to use...

Letter to the Editor: Field Foundation Thanks 2020 H-K Holiday Telethon

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Received Jan. 10, 2021. The...

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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,...

Letter to the Editor: PLEASE Stop When You See a School Bus with Flashers On!

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Received Jan. 12, 2021. My...

Two Haddam Teens Help Feed Middletown Families during Pandemic

By Kathy Brown. (Jan. 9, 2021) -- Aleia Goodison and Vincent Scileppi Jr. recognized a problem and found a solution. "Vincent and I realized that...

HKYFS Offers Activity Bags for Pre-K Children in HK Communities

Submitted by Laura Shipman, HKYFS. (December 29, 2020) -- Haddam Killingworth Youth & Family Services is pleased to announce that the Middlesex United Way has...

The Saybrook at Haddam’s Strategy for Success With Covid-19

Submitted by, Jennifer Armenia, Marketing Director Residents and staff at The Saybrook at Haddam are preparing to receive the Covid-19 vaccine in the next couple...

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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...

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...

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Richard Vaughn, of Killingworth named to fall 2020 Dean’s list at Assumption College

Merit Pages News WORCESTER, MA (01/13/2021)-- Assumption University has announced that Richard Vaughn, of Killingworth, Class of 2021, has been named to the University's Dean's...

GOODSPEED ANNOUNCES NEW LEADERSHIP TEAM: Donna Lynn Hilton, Artistic Director David B. Byrd, Managing Director

Submitted by Dan McMahon EAST HADDAM, CONN., January 13, 2021: After an extensive national search, Goodspeed Musicals’ Board of Trustees announced today that they have...

Courtney Joins Bipartisan Coalition in Voting to Impeach President Trump

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02) voted to pass H.Res. 24, an Article of Impeachment Charging President Trump with...

Eversource Offers Incentives for Commercial Customers that Store and Refrigerate COVID-19 Vaccines

Submitted by Mitch Gross BERLIN, Conn. (Jan. 13, 2021) – In order to help commercial customers save money as COVID-19 vaccines continue to be distributed and...

Needleman: Jan. 12, 2021 — COVID-19 Update, Virtual Roundtable Discussion with Local Breweries

By Norm Needleman, State Senator. COVID-19 Update Today, January 12, Connecticut reported 3,689 new cases of COVID-19 discovered during testing on Monday. Those new cases were...

Middlesex Chamber to host Virtual Legislative Breakfast on Jan. 29, 2021

Submitted by Sierra Lopez (Middletown, CT.) Chairman Tom Byrne of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce announced that the chamber will host its annual Legislative...

Letter to the Editor: PLEASE Stop When You See a School Bus with Flashers On!

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Received Jan. 12, 2021. My...

RSD #17 Board of Education: Summary of Dec. 2020 Meetings

Submitted by Jennifer Favalora, RSD #17 BOE. 2020-2021 School Year: Superintendent Hageman reported that the State Board of Education gave school districts the option to use...

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Obituary: Judith “Judi” Marzec

According to Legacy.com and The Hartford Courant, Judith "Judi" Marzec, 69, of Higganum, passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. For more information and...

Haddam Lions Club: Coat and Shoe Drive a Huge Success!

Submitted by Mike LaFleur When the Haddam Lions started their shoe & coat drive, they set a goal of 500 coats & 500 pairs of...

HJWC To Host 2021 Town Wide Tag Sale on Saturday, May 22

Submitted by Karen Revis. Our Annual Town wide will be held on Saturday May 22, 2021. You may reserve a parking spot at Haddam Elementary...

CT Signs onto Tax Fight against MA/NY in Lawsuit Targeting Telecommuters; over $400 Million at Stake

By Marc Fitch, Yankee Institute. Reprinted by permission from Yankee Institute. If you live in Connecticut but work in New York, you end up paying...

Needleman: COVID-19 Vaccine Update, Phase 1b Eligibility Expansions

By Norm Needleman, State Senator. (Jan. 15, 2021) -- Yesterday, it was announced Connecticut residents who are 75 years of age or older now qualify...