Killingworth Trooper: Burglary Arrest

Trooper reports reflect arrests, not convictions. Visit www.jud2.ct.gov/crdockets/SearchByDefDisp.aspx to learn the outcomes of criminal and motor vehicle arrests. (Jan. 8, 2019) — On Nov. 30, 2018, there was an alleged burglary of a residence on Pond Meadow Road in Killingworth. On Jan. 4, 2019, Avery Auer, age 24, of Killingworth, was arrested on an outstanding […]

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Christine Palm to Be Sworn in Jan. 9, 2019; Will Begin Holiding Listening Sessions Immediately After

Submitted by Christine Palm. (Dec. 29, 2018) — CHESTER, CT. — Christine Palm, State Representative-Elect for the 36th District (covering the towns of Chester, Deep River, Essex and Haddam) will take the Oath of Office on Wed., Jan. 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the State Capitol. Palm is one of 151 members of the […]

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Norm Needleman is Appointed to Leadership Roles on Two Key State Senate Committees

Submitted by Norm Needleman. (Dec. 31, 2018) — State Senator Elect Norm Needleman (D-Essex) today announced that he has been appointed Senate Chair of the Energy & Technology Committee, and Senate Vice Chair of the Banking Committee. “The towns in our district have gained a leadership presence in policy development for finance, technology, and energy […]

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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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Letter to the Editor: From Norm Needleman

The views stated here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of the staff of this newspaper. The Holiday Season is a time for all of us to spread good will and good cheer. It is also a time for reflection. We look back on the past year, and make resolutions […]

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Palm Earns Endorsement of Obama

Submitted by Christine Palm. Former president backs local candidate for state representative CHESTER (Oct. 1, 2018) — Democratic candidate for state representative in the 36TH House District Christine Palm has received the endorsement of former President Barack Obama. The district covers the towns of Chester, Deep River, Essex and Haddam. “I am deeply honored to […]

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Haddam Meadows Cleanup

Help remove trash and invasive plants at Haddam Meadows State Park. Meet by the boat launch. Dress for the weather. Bring garden loppers, first aid, and sunscreen. If youth are under 16 years old, they need to be accompanied by an adult.

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