Friday, June 18, 2021

Letter to the Editor: Kudos to HKHS Class of 2021

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the editors of this newspaper. Received June 16,...

RSD #17 BOE: Summary of May 2021 Meetings

Submitted by Jen Favalora, RSD #17 BOE. Cougar Pride :  HKHS Baseball Coach, Mark Brookes, was recognized by Superintendent Hageman for his 700th career win...

HKHS Announces 2021 Top Ten Students

By HKHS Staff. Maxwell (Max) Cozean, son of Frank and Gina Cozean of Haddam, has been named Valedictorian of the Class of 2021 at Haddam...

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Brainerd Memorial Library Announces 2021 Summer Reading Program

By Kelly Moore, Brainerd Memorial Library. (June 15, 2021) -- The Brainerd Memorial Library has unveiled the theme and details of its Summer Reading Program...

Cultural Humility: May 27, HKYFS and Elijah Manning host a Virtual Discussion Group

By Laurie Ruderfer, HKYFS.  What is Cultural Humility? What is Cultural Humility? Discussion Group Virtual Event: Thursday, May 27th at 7pm Humility as defined by the...

HKYFS: Register Now for Boys Night Out

Submitted by Laura Shipman, HKYFS. A conversation about parenting your sons, their development and masculinity.  Come enjoy some good food while we talk about the...

Goodspeed Announces Spring 2021 Virtual Education Programs

Submitted by Elisa Hale. Kids Company PRIVATE STUDIO and VIRTUAL ENSEMBLES Now Enrolling - SPRING SESSION BEGINS APRIL 19 – PLUS Exclusive Online GOODSPEED CLASSROOM Programs for Schools JUST ADDED: Goodspeed’s Kids Company Master Class Series for...

The HK Mentoring Program Needs You!

Submitted by Patty Coletti, HK Mentoring Program Coordinator. Ever wondered what you could do to impact the life of a child in a positive way? Do...

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On the Road with the Haddam Historical Society: The Seven Sea Dogs of Tylerville

Submitted by Elizabeth Malloy, Executive Director, HHS. (June 15, 2021) -- The Tylerville Section of Haddam has a long history associated with shipbuilding and the...

Memorial Day Remembrance: PFC Melvin Baron of East Haddam (1925-1944)

By Philip R. Devlin. PFC Melvin Baron of East Haddam (1925-1944) War Hero and Member of the First Special Services Force “Enterprises must be prepared, with specially trained...

Historic Women of Killingworth: Jerusha Benton Parmelee

Submitted by Claudette Lagasse, Killingworth Historical Society. Editor’s Note: This is the second of a series about the Historic Women of Killingworth. In 2001 Sandy...

Brainerd Library: Conn. Connections to WWII with Phil Devlin on Zoom

Submitted by Tom Piezzo, Brainerd Memorial Library. Connecticut Connections to World War II with Phil Devlin This presentation focuses on stories related to Connecticut residents who fought...

The Time When the Great Zeppelins Visited Connecticut

by Philip R. Devlin. (May 6, 2021) -- Few events inspired more awe and wonder in the state than the zeppelin flyovers from 1923 to...

Happy Birthday Albert Einstein: Sailing the CT Coast

By Phil Devlin. In the month of September, 1905, Einstein's paper on the special theory of relativity is published in the Annalen der Physik.The renowned physicist,...

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Looking for Forever Home: Kiefer

Submitted by Judith Levin. I am a male American Staffordshire Terrier approximately 7 months old.  My current weight is 30 pounds but when I am...

Food for Thought: The Zucchini Invasion

Submitted by Janet Verney. 'Tis the season for this wonderful veggie, but if you’re like me and have a garden full of it,...

CT Primaries: August 2018

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Obituary: James Larkin

James S. Larkin February 09, 1970 – May 31, 2018 It is with overwhelming heartbreak that the family of James Larkin announces his passing on Thursday,...

Haddam’s Memorial Day Parade 2018

Editorial Staff. The morning of Memorial Day 2018 was cloudy and cool for the parade and ceremony. In case you missed it, here are some...

Prescription Drug Delivery Robot Comes to Higganum Pharmacy

By Greg McKenna, R. Ph., Higganum Pharmacy Have you been in the position where you do not know if you took your medication today, and...

Public Safety Announcement: Lock your Vehicles

With the warm weather finally upon us, we have been seeing an increasing trend across the state of vehicle break-ins and stolen vehicles. Many...

Haddam Neck’s Hunter Roth Competes in 2018 Snowboarding Nationals

By Meghan Peterson, PhD (May 25, 2018) -- Haddam Neck’s own Hunter Roth is quite the avid snowboarder, once again competing in the United States...

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Middlesex Chamber Announces Winners for 2021 Start Your Engines to Sunday Funday

Submitted by Sierra Lopez. (Middletown, CT.) Chairman Tom Byrne and Event Chairman Joe Santaniello of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce invited the community to ride with the Middlesex...

New musical added to “Goodspeed by the River” line-up — Little Girl Blue: The Nina Simone Musical

Submitted by Elisa Hale.  Goodspeed Musicals’ Popular Outdoor Summer Series will Welcome Broadway’s Laiona Michelle to the Tent August 4 -29! EAST HADDAM, CT, June 17, 2021: ...

Haddam P&Z Votes Unanimously to Allow Recreational Sale of Marijuana

By Austin Mirmina. (June 17, 2021) Haddam’s Planning and Zoning Committee voted unanimously on Thursday to remove the recreational sale of marijuana from its list...

Find a Fur Baby: Oreo, Lab-Hound Puppy

Submitted by Judith Levin. (June 17, 2021) -- Oreo is waiting so patiently for her new family. This gorgeous baby is about 10-11 weeks old and...

Maura Dooley of Killingworth Graduates from University of the Sciences

Merit Pages News. PHILADELPHIA, PA (06/17/2021)-- Maura Dooley of Killingworth, CT, was among the graduates recognized during University of the Sciences' 200th commencement celebration, a virtual...