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Photo Contest: 3/27 – 4/2

Two entries by Barbi B: ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   Please follow and like us:…

Get to Know Trooper Connelly

Get to Know Trooper Connelly

Written by Kathy Brown. This is the second article about the Resident State Troopers. The first one can be found here, and contains much of the training information. Haddam has…

Invasive Plant Cleanup: Volunteers Needed 4/11/15

Invasive Plant Cleanup: Volunteers Needed 4/11/15

Submitted by Cheryl Czuba. Last year over 60 people participated in five invasive plant cleanups at Haddam Meadows State Park. Their efforts and four CT Department of Energy and Environmental…

Ray of Light Farm: The Pony Express

Submitted by Sharon Kisch. Ray of Light Rescues Ray of Light Farm is involved in the rescue and care of neglected, injured, discarded or abused animals. This month we are…

Linares Urges Support for Haddam Funding Legislation

Linares Urges Support for Haddam Funding Legislation

Press Release submitted by Adam Liegeot: Sen. Art Linares is co-sponsoring legislation which aims to get Haddam its fair share of education funding from the state. The proposal, which will get…

Business Spotlight: Town & Country Nursery

Business Spotlight: Town & Country Nursery

By Kathy Brown. In 1952, Town & Country Nursery was started by Irene and Frank Mekrut. Now it is run by their daughters, Callie Glazier and Andrea Mekrut. It’s a…

HK Recreation Department Summer 2015 Brochure Released

Submitted by Robyne Brennan. Summer at HK Recreation!  The Summer Brochure is on-line here.  It will be mailed out soon to households in Haddam, Higganum, Haddam Neck, Killingworth, Chester, and…

National TV Network Considers Highlighting Region 17 Schools

National TV Network Considers Highlighting Region 17 Schools

Submitted by Sue Twachtman, Chairman, RSD 17 Board of Education. Regional School District 17 was recently contacted by the Senior Producer for “In View” which is an educational television program…

Haddam Man to Walk for a Cure: Pancreatic Cancer

Haddam Man to Walk for a Cure: Pancreatic Cancer

By K. Brown. Steve Bayley grew up in Middletown, CT. Over three years ago, he and his wife moved to Higganum because they wanted a country setting with a “strong…