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Nov 21, 2022

EAST LITCHFIELD DONATES TO TOYS FOR TOTS

Mike Cattey of Torrington and Sarah Carr of Litchfield watch as a Naugatuck Railroad train pulls into the depot in East Litchfield on Saturday to pick up gifts for Toys for Tots. BZ photos

EAST LITCHFIELD DONATES TO TOYS FOR TOTS

Nov 21, 2022

Litchfield nixes pot sales, OKs charging stations

LITCHFIELD – The Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday responded to the result of a Nov. 8 referendum in which voters overwhelming supported a ban on the commercial sale of cannabis in town.

Litchfield nixes pot sales, OKs charging stations

Nov 14, 2022

Biden, Ukraine, And A 30-Year-Old Crypto Billionaire: How The Implosion Of FTX Connects To The Global Elite

When cryptocurrency exchange platform FTX suddenly imploded last week, immediately erasing the fortune of 30-year-old founder Sam Bankman-Fried, the public soon noticed multiple strings between the company and the Democratic Party that curiously run through Ukraine.

Biden, Ukraine, And A 30-Year-Old Crypto Billionaire: How The Implosion Of FTX Connects To The Global Elite

Nov 14, 2022

Connecticut will get millions from Google

HARTFORD — Attorney General William Tong announced Monday that Connecticut is due to receive $6.5 million from a $391.5 million settlement between Google and 39 states over its location tracking practices.

Connecticut will get millions from Google

Nov 12, 2022

Republicans, Republican-Leaning Independents Shift In Who They Want To Be GOP’s Nominee In 2024: Poll

Republican and Republican-leaning Independents have shifted their views of who they believe is the best choice to be the Republican Party’s presidential nominee in 2024.

Republicans, Republican-Leaning Independents Shift In Who They Want To Be GOP’s Nominee In 2024: Poll

Nov 11, 2022

GOSHEN VET HONORED AT SCHOOL PROGRAM

Veterans from American Legion Post 46 in Goshen and American Legion Post 27 in Litchfield participated in a program that included students singing songs, reading poems and distributing gifts to veterans.

GOSHEN VET HONORED AT SCHOOL PROGRAM

Nov 11, 2022

VETS TO HAVE NAMES ADDED TO MONUMENT

American Legion Post 27 in Litchfield marked Veterans Day on Friday and in the process recognized three veterans who are graduates of Litchfield High School.

VETS TO HAVE NAMES ADDED TO MONUMENT

Nov 10, 2022

RICHARDS PULLS OUT WIN IN PROBATE RACE

Jordan Richards of Litchfield will be the new judge in the Litchfield Hills Probate District on Jan. 1, 2023.

RICHARDS PULLS OUT WIN IN PROBATE RACE

Nov 9, 2022

REDDINGTON-HUGHES WINS BIG IN 66TH RACE

Karen Reddington-Hughes of Woodbury wears a smile at the Litchfield Distillery on Tuesday as she looks at the vote totals of her victory in the 66th District state representative race. To the right is state Rep. David T. Wilson, the legislator she’ll succeed. On the left is Willow Scott of Northfield. BZ photos

REDDINGTON-HUGHES WINS BIG IN 66TH RACE

Nov 8, 2022

Harding takes down Bermudez Zimmerman in 30th District

NEW MILFORD — Voters in the sprawling 30th state Senate District showed Tuesday they weren’t ready to change the seat from red to blue after more than 30 years.

Harding takes down Bermudez Zimmerman in 30th District

Nov 8, 2022

ELECTION DAY TURNOUT STEADY AT FIREHOUSE

It has been a strong voter turnout at the Litchfield firehouse on Election Day, with voters arriving in force shortly after the polls opened at 6 a.m.

ELECTION DAY TURNOUT STEADY AT FIREHOUSE

Oct 29, 2022

ROAD LEADS TO LITCHFIELD FOR STEFANOWSKI

Republican candidate for governor Bob Stefanowski had a lot of ground to cover in Northwest Connecticut on Saturday and did it with the help of Litchfield native Lizzie Wilson.

ROAD LEADS TO LITCHFIELD FOR STEFANOWSKI

Oct 28, 2022

Hayes and Logan Neck and Neck in Latest Polling of Congressional Race by CT Examiner

Incumbent Rep. Jahana Hayes and her Republican challenger George Logan are neck and neck according to a new poll commissioned by CT Examiner, which shows likely voters choosing inflation and rising prices by a two-to-one margin over abortion as the deciding issue in the race.

Hayes and Logan Neck and Neck in Latest Polling of Congressional Race by CT Examiner

Oct 26, 2022

Governor Lamont’s Income Jumped from $9 Million to $54 Million Dollars last year

GOP Calls on Lamont to Release Details. Will media get to the bottom of it before election day?

Governor Lamont’s Income Jumped from $9 Million to $54 Million Dollars last year

Oct 15, 2022

LRTC OKTOBERFEST FUNDRAISER

The LRTC hosted an Oktoberfest themed fundraiser to raise funds for Breast Cancer awareness & education.

LRTC OKTOBERFEST FUNDRAISER

Oct 5, 2022

VP Harris visit to CT05 a "Missed Opportunity"

Kamala Harris visits CT ahead of key race in 5th District

VP Harris visit to CT05 a "Missed Opportunity"

Aug 2, 2022

Op-Ed: THE POINT OF NO RETURN

This is an election year. But the issues this year are not about Democrats and Republicans. The big issue is whether this nation has degenerated to a point of no return -- a point where we risk destroying ourselves, before our enemies can destroy us.

Op-Ed: THE POINT OF NO RETURN

Jul 26, 2022

LITCHFIELD VOTERS ANSWERED THE CALL

Litchfield voters nailed it on Wednesday when they elected the new Region 20 Board of Education

LITCHFIELD VOTERS ANSWERED THE CALL

Jul 21, 2022

LITCHFIELD VOTERS COMPLETE REGION 20 BOARD

Bill Davenport, left, Joanne Moore and John Morosani take the oath of office after being elected to the new Region 20 Board of Education on Wednesday.

LITCHFIELD VOTERS COMPLETE REGION 20 BOARD

Jul 8, 2022

Op-Ed: America’s Best Days Are Ahead – Art, Life, and America’s Resurgence

Art can reflect – sometimes foreshadow – life. It has before, it may again. In 1976, America was low, next few years tough. A governor named Ronald Reagan ran for the Republican presidential nomination, lost to incumbent Gerald Ford, who lost to Democrat Jimmy Carter – who delivered double digit inflation, interest rates, and unemployment. But the Big Wheel…was starting to turn.

Op-Ed: America’s Best Days Are Ahead – Art, Life, and America’s Resurgence

Jun 23, 2022

CANNABIS ISSUE IS HEADING FOR A REFERENDUM

A petition drive is underway in Litchfield to bring a cannabis-related question to a referendum on Election Day in November.

CANNABIS ISSUE IS HEADING FOR A REFERENDUM

May 19, 2022

LITCHFIELD POLICE COVERAGE TO GET NEW LOOK

Selectman retire's police. Litchfield to rely fully on resident state trooper program & state trooper patrols.

LITCHFIELD POLICE COVERAGE TO GET NEW LOOK

Apr 29, 2022

Republicans take a stance to get Selectman Budget under control.

FINANCE BOARD TRIMS TOWN BUDGET PLAN

Republicans take a stance to get Selectman Budget under control.

Mar 22, 2022

KRUCKER IS LITCHFIELD GOP’S NEW LEADER

Stephan Krucker is the new chairman of the Republican Town Committee in Litchfield.

KRUCKER IS LITCHFIELD GOP’S NEW LEADER

Oct 20, 2021

REPUBLICANS TO HOST ANNUAL PASTA SUPPER

Litchfield’s Republican candidates will be at the Litchfield firehouse.

REPUBLICANS TO HOST ANNUAL PASTA SUPPER

Oct 1, 2021

Op-Ed: Is Ensuring Election Integrity Anti-Democratic?

When it comes to absentee voting, we Americans, accustomed as we are to very loose rules, are often shocked to learn that 35 of the 47 European countries—including France, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, and Sweden—don’t allow absentee voting for citizens living in country.

Op-Ed: Is Ensuring Election Integrity Anti-Democratic?

Sep 29, 2021

RAAP AND MARTINEAU SQUARE OFF IN DEBATE

Litchfield’s candidates for first selectman took the stage at Litchfield Intermediate School for an hour-long debate Tuesday that was sanctioned by the Democratic and Republican town committees.

RAAP AND MARTINEAU SQUARE OFF IN DEBATE

Sep 9, 2021

LOGAN, MORRIS STUMP FOR MARTINEAU

George Logan, center, a Republican candidate for Congress in the 5th District, and John Morris, left, of Litchfield, a member of the Republican State Central Committee, are shown with Daniel Martineau, the Republican candidate for first selectman in Litchfield, during a gathering of Litchfield Republican candidates Wednesday at the home of state Rep. David T. Wilson, R-Litchfield.

LOGAN, MORRIS STUMP FOR MARTINEAU

Sep 7, 2021

MARTINEAU PAYS A VISIT TO ROTARY CLUB

Republican candidate for first selectman in Litchfield, Dan Martineau visits Litchfield-Morris Rotary Club.

MARTINEAU PAYS A VISIT TO ROTARY CLUB

Aug 27, 2021

REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES MEET THE PUBLIC

Daniel Martineau, the Republican candidate for first selectman in Litchfield, speaks during the Republican candidate meet and greet at Community Field on Thursday.

REPUBLICAN CANDIDATES MEET THE PUBLIC

Aug 20, 2021

‘A Message Loud And Clear’: GOP Flips CT State Senate District Biden Won By 25 Points

Republican Ryan Fazio beat Democrat Alexis Gevanter.

‘A Message Loud And Clear’: GOP Flips CT State Senate District Biden Won By 25 Points

Aug 19, 2021

Governor Lamont Announces State Employees, Childcare, and School Staff Will Be Required To Get Vaccinated for COVID-19

Governor Ned Lamont announced today that he has issued an executive order related to the COVID-19.

Governor Lamont Announces State Employees, Childcare, and School Staff Will Be Required To Get Vaccinated for COVID-19

Jul 27, 2021

MARTINEAU PICKED TO HEAD GOP ELECTION TICKET

Litchfield’s Republican Party will offer voters a slate led by first selectman candidate Dan Martineau.

MARTINEAU PICKED TO HEAD GOP ELECTION TICKET

Jun 18, 2021

CT Approves Recreational Marijuana Despite Studies Raising Concerns on Youth Impact

The Connecticut legislature this week approved legislation to legalize recreational marijuana in Connecticut. Governor Ned Lamont has indicated he will sign the legislation into law.

CT Approves Recreational Marijuana Despite Studies Raising Concerns on Youth Impact

Jun 2, 2021

THE TRUTH about MARIJUANA

WHAT THEY DON'T WANT YOU TO KNOW: Hidden truths of cannabis and it's true health impact.

THE TRUTH about MARIJUANA