RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Colchester

A collection of news and information related to Colchester published by this site and its partners.

Top Colchester Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Refunds Incomprehensible

    Colchester's long-term Democratic state representative, Linda Orange, could take a lesson from her fellow Democrat, Groton state Rep. Ted Moukawsher. He was the sole Democrat on the legislature's finance committee to vote against the budget presented by...
  • Property of the Week: Northwoods of Colchester

    Property of the Week: Northwoods of Colchester
    North Woods of Colchester’s newest residents Kathy Regan-Pyne and Roy Pyne didn’t really need to move to their single-floor ranch-style home. But like so many other residents, they chose to move as a lifestyle upgrade and are delighted that...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Colchester RTC Hosting Gubernatorial Debate

    The Colchester Republican Town Committee will host a debate with five of the Republican candidates who are vying for the 2014 gubernatorial nomination. The candidates are Mark Boughton, Martha Dean, Tom Foley, John McKinney and Joe Visconti. The debate...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Wildflower/Native Plant Talk

    With Spring fast approaching, nature will start to share its beauty through its wildflowers. Master Gardener and Ecologist Gail K. Reynolds will share her knowledge and love of wildflowers that will help people identify what they see locally and in our...
  • READER SUBMITTED: The Wreck Of The USS Revenge Topic Of Discussion

    In 2005, off the coast of Rhode Island, divers Charles Buffum, Michael Fournier, and Craig Harger discovered the remains of famed Oliver Hazard Perry's first command, the USS Revenge, a ship wrecked in 1811. The find was reported in numerous diving...
  • State Police To Staff All Barracks Around The Clock

    State police will staff each barracks 24 hours a day, reversing a recent change where smaller troops have been left unattended for some time each day. Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection Commissioner Dora B. Schriro announced Monday...
  • READER SUBMITTED: PE Central Named Top 5 Physical Education Website

    PE Central has been ranked no. 5 in a list of 100 Best Resources for Physical Education by physicaleducationdegree.org. PE Central's primary sponsor is Colchester-based S&S Worldwide. "PE Central is without a doubt the number one resource," commented...
  • Courant To Acquire Reminder Publications

    The Hartford Courant announced Tuesday that it had reached an agreement to acquire Reminder Media Inc., publisher of 15 free weekly ReminderNews publications in eastern and northern Connecticut. Financial terms were not disclosed. The sale, which...
  • Easing Tribal Recognition Standards A Bad Idea

    Unless it can be stopped, Connecticut is about to get rolled by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is so angry about this that he hand-delivered a letter about it to President Obama last week. Everyone ought to be angry. The BIA is...
  • Connecticut's Golden Age Of Furniture Design

    Connecticut's Golden Age Of Furniture Design
    A young Windsor furniture maker's "fateful liaison" with an unmarried woman in June 1766 helped pave the way for the Connecticut Valley's golden age of furniture production. Eliphalet Chapin's wayward ways with a neighboring damsel named Hannah Bartlett...
  • The Joys Of Winterfalling Across Connecticut

    The Joys Of Winterfalling Across Connecticut
    When life gives you snow and cold, go winterfalling. At least I think that's how the phrase goes. In this seemingly never-ending winter, it's important to stay optimistic. And visiting some of my favorite summer waterfalls locked in winter hibernation...