Food for Thought: Gifts from the Kitchen

Submitted by Janet Verney. (Dec. 10, 2018) — ‘Tis the season for some holiday treats! Of course in my kitchen, I like to keep things a bit healthier, so here are a few of my go-to recipes, made with lots of love, to gift at the holidays! You’ll notice I’m a fan of avocado oil. […]

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First Day Hike at Haddam Meadows State Park

Submitted by Cheryl Czuba. The CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is once again offering First Day Hikes at its state parks on New Year’s Day. CT DEEP Adopt- A -Park  volunteers will be joining with the Haddam Historical Society, Mattabeseck Audubon and the UCONN Master Gardener Program to offer a hike at […]

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Eversource Holiday Efficiency Tips Are Gifts That Keep on Saving

Submitted by Mitch Gross, Eversource. BERLIN, Conn. (December 4, 2018) – As the holiday season gets into full swing, homes and neighborhoods are beginning to brighten with dazzling lighting displays. Eversource is reminding customers about effective ways to get into the holiday spirit while conserving energy, saving money and staying safe. “The holidays usher in […]

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Eversource & Other Utilities Urge Caution to Customers as Scams Rise

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. As Temperatures Dip, Scams Rise Eversource and other utilities urge caution to customers  BERLIN, Conn. (November 14, 2018) –While bracing for colder temperatures this winter season, Eversource wants its customers to look out for the seasonal increase in common utility scams. These scammers will show up at front doors or […]

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Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map

Submitted by Tricia Modifica, Eversource. Eversource Launches Enhanced Outage Map New features will provide more detailed information for customers BERLIN, Conn. (November 20, 2018) —As part of its ongoing efforts to better meet the needs of customers, Eversource now has a new, state-of-the-art outage map that provides comprehensive information allowing customers to zero-in on details […]

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Eversource is Ready to Respond to October Nor’easter

Submitted by Tricia Modifica. Eversource is Ready to Respond to October Nor’easter Energy company shares tips to help customers prepare BERLIN, Conn. (October 26, 2018) – With a powerful nor’easter heading up the East Coast expected to impact Connecticut this weekend, Eversource is keeping a close eye on the track of the storm and is […]

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Business Spotlight: City Bench

By Kathy Brown. Is there a tree that you love on your property, but it must be taken down either because it sustained storm damage, or a beetle is destroying it? Do you wish there was a way to immortalize that tree? There is. And the solution is right here in Higganum. City Bench was […]

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Durham Fair 2018

By Kathy Brown. Many people from Haddam and Killingworth attend the Durham Fair each year, since it’s just up the road for most of us. This year is no different. The Haddam Volunteer Fire Company has been doing Durham fair coverage for more than 20 years. Every hour, members walk the fairgrounds looking for safety […]

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UConn Master Gardener Program

submitted by Gail Reynolds 9/24/18 The UConn Master Gardener Program is now accepting applications for the Tuesday morning class beginning in January 2019 at the Middlesex County Extension Office in Haddam. Students enrolled in this program receive training in an extensive range of horticultural and environmental topics, including botany, plant pathology, entomology, integrated pest management […]

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