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Apply to Become a UConn Extension Master Gardener in 2018

Apply to Become a UConn Extension Master Gardener in 2018

Submitted by Gail Reynolds, UConn Master Gardener Program Coordinator. Do you love gardening? Are you interested in expanding your knowledge and sharing that knowledge with others? Applications are now available for…

BeFree Solar Problems? Some Solutions

BeFree Solar Problems? Some Solutions

By Kathy Brown. Many residents signed up to get solar panels installed on their houses and garages under the town’s “Solarize Haddam-Killingworth” program back in 2014. Solarize Haddam-Killingworth was a…

Haddam Garden Club: November 2017

Haddam Garden Club: November 2017

  HADDAM GARDEN CLUB November News Reported by Cindy Tillson, 10/9/17 It’s time to plant garlic! Growing garlic is not difficult and is so rewarding. It is exciting to see…

Durham Fair 2017 Winners: Haddam/Killingworth

Durham Fair 2017 Winners: Haddam/Killingworth

Many Haddam and Killingworth residents entered and won ribbons at the Durham Fair, which was held September 21-24, 2017. Listed below are the winners: Canning: Peter Arsenault of Haddam won…

Eversource Mutual Aid Crews Return to Conn. Following Irma Restoration Support

Eversource Mutual Aid Crews Return to Conn. Following Irma Restoration Support

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (September 18, 2017) – With the effects of Hurricane Jose expected to impact parts of Connecticut in the next few days, Eversource is…

Tree Talk: Emerald Ash Borer

Tree Talk: Emerald Ash Borer

Submitted by Chris Donnelly. On Thursday, September 21, the CT Tree Protective Association will be hosting an all day workshop on the emerald ash borer. This insect is an increasingly…

Haddam Garden Club Notes: September 2017

Haddam Garden Club Notes: September 2017

September is a delightful month to move a few perennials. It could be as simple as moving a taller one to the back so a shorter one will show next…

Labor Day Tribute

Labor Day Tribute

The Instinct of Workmanship, and Labor Day By Stew Gillmor   As Labor Day approaches, I think of writing about the Instinct of Workmanship, and illustrating it with the Instinct…

Connecticut Utilities Lower Interest Rate for Energy Efficient Heating Equipment Loans

Connecticut Utilities Lower Interest Rate for Energy Efficient Heating Equipment Loans

Submitted by Amber Schilberg. Connecticut Utilities Lower Interest Rate for Energy-Efficient Heating Equipment Loan to 0.99% Energize Connecticut Heating Loan Program rates drop from 2.99% APR NEW BRITAIN, Conn., August 23,…

The Zucchini Patch – With Beans

The Zucchini Patch – With Beans

By Deb Thomas. I love home gardens, and the food and flowers from them. Drive down any of Haddam’s own peaceful, bucolic roads, and you will likely see a garden…

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