SMC: Swimming & Diving Suffers Setbacks, Bounces Back with Sweep of SUNY Potsdam

Submitted by Dominick Delello, Saint Michael’s College. The Saint Michael’s College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams both went 1-1 last week in their return to action for the first time since Nov. 17. Against Bentley on Thursday the men lost, 203-90, and the women fell, 223-50. Both teams bounced back with wins on Saturday […]

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Gymnastics 2019: HKHS vs. Old Lyme, Mercy, & Valley

Submitted by Brianna Livingston. On Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, the Haddam Killingworth High School gymnastics team participated in a meet with Old Lyme, Mercy, and Valley at Flip Flop Gymnastics. Vault Brianna Livingston, 7.7 Emily Sorrentino, 7.4 Anastasia Intell, 7.15 Chloe Totman, 7.0 Bars Brianna Livingston, 6.5 Emily Sorrentino, 4.5 Chloe Totman, 4.4 Beam Brianna […]

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Boys Swim 2019: HKHS vs. Sheehan

Submitted by Kristin Mazziotti. The Haddam Killingworth High School Boys Swim Team was defeated by Sheehan at home on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2o19, with a final score of HKHS 77, Sheehan 86. HK HIGHKIGHTS:   200 Medley Relay 1st  Kyle Mazziotti (SO), Malone Revis (SO), Jimmy Clemente (JR), Nate Carlson (SR),  1:51.08 200 Freestyle 1st  […]

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100 Years Ago, January 1919: Local News

100 Years Ago January 1919: In and About The Haddams selected from the pages of The Evening Press and lightly annotated by Sally Haase Killingworth, Jan. 3, 1919: Rev. G.B. Gilbert was down to Emmanuel church at the Christmas social where there were over forty people from Rockland, Killingworth Center, and Chestnut Hill district attended. […]

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Business Spotlight: The Cooking Company

By Austin Mirmina. (Feb. 9, 2017) — Much like her recipes, Sue Bauer built the Cooking Company from scratch. After signing her first store lease in April of 2001, a determined Bauer crouched on her hands and knees and commenced the shop’s tedious two-month inception. “I remember being down on the floor grouting the tiles,” […]

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Call for High School Artists for 35th Future Choices Visual Arts Competition

Submitted by Emily Whalen. Call for High School Artists for 35th Future Choices Visual Arts Competition Shoreline Arts Alliance is seeking High School Artists in their 24 Town Region, for their annual High School Visual Arts Competition and Exhibition Old Lyme, CT – January 10, 2018 – Shoreline Arts Alliance, a regional Arts Council in Guilford, […]

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HVFCo: Kitchen Fire on Old Ponsett Road

By Olivia Drake, HVFCo. Public Information Officer. On January 8, 2019, Haddam Volunteer Fire Company responded to a reported appliance/structure fire on Old Ponsett Road. The homeowner realized that he had left cooking oil heating on the stove, which ignited and set off smoke detectors in his home. He immediately called 9-1-1 and reported a […]

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4th Annual Taste of Middlesex County Jan. 14-20, 2019

Submitted by Michael Fallon. The Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce announced that its restaurant week, the fourth annual Taste of Middlesex County will take place from Monday, January 14 to Sunday, January 20, 2019. The week will feature restaurants throughout Middlesex County, Connecticut and is sponsored by Comcast Business. The restaurant week is designed to highlight the numerous and diverse dining experiences within the greater Middlesex region. All restaurants participating […]

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HK Rec Dept: Winter 2019 Programs & Events

Submitted by Josselyn Salafia, HK Rec. Dept. For more information on any of these programs, please call the HK Recreation Department at 860-345-8334 or visit us on-line at www.hkrec.com. LIFEGUARD TRAINING The Haddam-Killingworth Recreation Department is offering Lifeguard Training this winter! The pre-course will be held on February 11, 2019 from 3:30 – 4:15 p.m. […]

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