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  • Educational grant awarded

    LEBANON- The Gov. Jonathan Trumbull House and Wadsworth Stable was presented with a $2,500 check from Big Y. The grant is to fund educational events. Trumbull was the only colonial governor to support the American Revolution. The buildings are owned and operated by the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution. Pictured (l-r): John Kacerk, Big Y store manager; April Staley, CTDAR state regent; Nancy Merwin and Cecella Messier, co-chairs, CTDAR Governor Jonathan Trumbull House and Wadsworth Stable.
  • Sunken Garden Poetry Fest To Close With 'Lucky Fish' Author

    Sunken Garden Poetry Fest To Close With 'Lucky Fish' Author
    This year's Sunken Garden Poetry Festival, held on the grounds of Hill-Stead Museum, 35 Mountain Road, Farmington, will present its closing event on Wednesday, Aug. 6. Poet, writer and teacher Aimee Nezhukumatathil will be the featured reader, and...

    Lebanon 'War Office' Played Central Role In Revolutionary War Planning

    Lebanon 'War Office' Played Central Role In Revolutionary War Planning
    "Arrived at Bunker Hill and commenced building a fort … were not discovered until the approach of daylight, when a British cannonade and bombardment commenced … completed the fort about 12 o'clock. It was a poor one ... but better than none....

    A Connecticut Yankee Looks Back On His Forebear

    A Connecticut Yankee Looks Back On His Forebear
    Jesse Leavenworth here to tell you about Jesse Leavenworth. I write of my Revolutionary namesake with pride, but must admit some truth in the old saying about looking back far enough and finding a horse thief. Old Jess and I share ancestors who came...

    The 'Provision State': Connecticut Resources Fed Struggle For Independence

    The 'Provision State': Connecticut Resources Fed Struggle For Independence
    Freezing cold, stricken with smallpox and under attack from enemy ships in a foreign land, a regiment of American soldiers fled their encampment in Deschambault, Canada, early on the morning of May 7, 1776. Under the command of Col. Charles Burrall, the...