Statewide News

So Who Was Lewis S. Mills? 


“Where do you go to school?” “Mills.” “Huh?” “Lewis Mills.” “Huh?” “Lewis Mills High School. Burlington and Harwinton. Region 10.” “Ah.  Gotcha.” While most regional schools in CT have names relevant to their area such as “Coginchaug” or “Woodbury”, LSM has ...READ MORE

Bristol Boys & Girls Club to Host Muslim Event


The Bristol Interfaith Coalition is celebrating “A Taste of Ramadan” on Monday, May 21, from 6:30pm-9:30pm. The event, being held at the Bristol Boys & Girls Club is an opportunity for the community to break the fast with our Muslim neighbors. A panel will discuss the role of fasting in ...READ MORE

Bristol Man Unhappy With New Windows


NBC 30 is reporting Eric Gilbert’s $17,000 window project didn’t turn out quite the way he pictured it. In September 2017, the Bristol man signed a contract and put down half the payment for a sliding glass door and three replacement windows. When the installer came back to do the job six weeks ...READ MORE

Murphy Promotes Cheesy Idea


Senator Chris Murphy this week introduced legislation with Pennsylvania Democrat Bob Casey to establish a $5 million grant program to assist small-scale cheese producers. Murphy says the grant program would give preferences to cheese producers who use local or regional milk to make cheese, and ...READ MORE

New Latina Women’s Golf League is in Full Swing


More than 30 women from across the state hit the fairways for the first time at Goodwin Park Golf Course in Hartford on May 2nd as members of the newly formed CT Latinas Golf Team.  Team founder Estrela Segarra has a passion for golf and wanted to share it with other women in a fun and ...READ MORE

Martin Welcomes Special Olympic Athletes


State Senator Henri Martin welcomes Special Olympic Athlete Anthony Thibeault of Southington and his golf partner Dale Akerley of Bristol to the State Capitol in Hartford. Anthony will compete in the 2018 Special Olympic World Games in Seattle in June. He competes in unified golf with Dale Akerley ...READ MORE

Clock & Watch Museum to Host Identification Event


Do you own a special watch?  Would you like to learn more about it? Then come to the Watch Identification event at the American Clock & Watch Museum on Saturday, May 19th. Micah Tasker of will be available from 1:00-3:00 p.m. to help you learn about the history of ...READ MORE