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Canton (Hartford, Connecticut)

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  • Goodwill Set To Open New Store In Avon

    AVON — Goodwill of Western & Northern Connecticut has announced that it will open a store and donation station in town on Aug. 15. The new store will be at 260 West Main St. and will have 10,000 square feet. Goodwill officials said in their...
  • Olmsted's Parks Display Genius Of His Design

    Few of us can follow the trail of a genius. But if that genius is Frederick Law Olmsted, father of American landscape architecture and co-designer of New York's Central Park, the possibility is literally true and near at hand. Born in Hartford in 1822, he...
  • Puddletown Was Once 'A Dynamic Center Of Development'

    Puddletown Was Once 'A Dynamic Center Of Development'
    The Pine Meadow section of New Hartford between the town center and Canton, where Blue Sky foods and other retail businesses are located, shows little sign of old industry today.  But during the mid-19th century, this was the location of an iron furnace,...
  • Not Quite Superman, But...

    Not Quite Superman, But...
    I know I’m not Superman even though I am a news guy and I did change clothes in an old phone booth on Tuesday. But something super did happen – On Monday and Tuesday, I never got hit by rain, through Winsted, Barkhamsted, New Hartford and into...
  • Frances M. "Peg" Spath, homemaker

    Frances M. "Peg" Spath, homemaker
    Frances M. "Peg" Spath, a homemaker who enjoyed vacationing in Ocean City, died July 22 of a stroke at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. She was 98. The daughter of Dr. John Milton King, a dentist, and Francesca Heinekamp King, a homemaker,...
  • Canton Officials Set Time For Heating Assistance Applications

    CANTON — The warm weather is still around but town officials have started thinking about winter and how they will help needy hundreds of residents pay heating bills. This week, the town's senior and social services department put out a reminder...
  • Fundraiser For Focus On Canton Is Aug. 12

    CANTON — A fundraiser for Focus on Canton will be on Aug. 12, the local non-profit group has announced. The upcoming event will be at Flatbread Pizza in the Shoppes at Farmington Valley from 5 to 9 p.m. According to the announcement from Focus,...
  • Annual Lobster Fest And Lobster Loop Coming Up In Canton

    CANTON — Two annual lobster-themed events are comining up in mid-August, according to announcements from the groups putting them on. On Aug. 15-17 the Canton Ct. Volunteer Fire Association will host its annual Lobster Fest. Then on Aug. 17, the...
  • September Hearing Proposed For Canton Industrial Park Plan

    CANTON — A public hearing on plans to turn a vacant, wooded parcel on Rte 44 into an industrial park could be held on Sept. 17. That date is suggested in a report from Town Planner Neil Pade to the planning and zoning commission on an application...
  • All-Courant Boys Track And Field

    The 2014 All-Courant high school boys track and field team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM 100 Meters: Fitzroy Miller, East Hartford, Jr. 200: Johann Charles, University-Hartford, Sr. 400: Jermaine...
  • All-Courant Girls Lacrosse

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM GOALIES Paige Hammick, Avon, Sr. Madison Hooper, Hall-West Hartford, Sr. DEFENSE Michelle Fedrico, Cheshire, Sr....