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Local News for Bozrah, Connecticut


Bozrah group joins mask-making brigade

Among the many shortages caused by the coronavirus pandemic, the least likely item is elastic. But in Franklin, there’s no shortage of generosity.Bozrah resident Mary Beth Barber wanted something to do that would make a difference, so when she heard about the mask shortages, she decided she might be able to do that while she READ MORE.

Car fire in Bozrah

BOZRAH— On Monday afternoon, a parked car caught fire at 33 Schwartz Road in Bozrah. Jeremy Tarasevich, deputy chief of the Bozrah Volunteer Fire Company, said there were no injuries.Fire trucks temporarily blocked off the road while fighting the fire. Tarasevich said the car was destroyed by the fire.As of 4:36 p.m. Taraseich did not READ MORE.

Hygienic Art

All Artists art cordially invited to submit one piece of artwork for Hygienic Art XLI Salon des Independants. No Judge No Jury No Fees No Censorship! Art drop off and hanging is January 25, 8am-6pm show opens at 7pm. NEW!! for large artwork and sculpture over 7 FT. Enter your piece at Hygienic Grande annex READ MORE.

Hartford Courant

Two of the four CT grantees and $120k were awarded to research projects from New London’s Connecticut College. Congrats! Eileen Kane of Connecticut College, $60,000 to research and write a book, “Emigration from Russia and the Making of the Modern Middle East, 1840s-1940s.” Sufia Uddin of Connecticut College, $60,000 to produce a website about Hindu READ MORE.

Collins & Jewel looking to expand on Rachel Drive

BOZRAH – Brian Dudek, chief operating officer for the Collins & Jewel Company, is happy the town’s planning and zoning board approved site plans that will allow the business to expand.“It’s an exciting project for us and the town of Bozrah,” he said.Last week, Bozrah Planning and Zoning discussed the company’s plan to expand its manufacturing READ MORE.

Town of Salem Recreation

TAKE A TRIP TO BOSTON! The Town of Montville has chartered a bus to travel to Boston and Salem residents are welcome to join in on the fun! The bus will drop you off at Faneuil Hall for a day of “on your own” shopping, dining and exploring the City of Boston. You could also READ MORE.

Rose Arts Festival

The 2020 Rose Arts Committee is actively seeking passionate individuals for the following volunteer roles: Budding Artist Director, Downtown After Dark Coordinator, Director of Giving and Impact, and Marketing, Advertising, and PR Director. Interested? Email for details. #roseartsfestival #communitymatters #giveback #volunteer #wegrowtogether Read the article on READ MORE.

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

Did you know that you can view more than 30 rarely seen European Paintings in our current exhibition, “Brought to Light: European Paintings from the Collection”? On view are a selection of portraits, history paintings, still lifes, genre scenes, and landscapes from the early Renaissance through the 1800s. Circle of Giovanni Antonio Canaletto, View of READ MORE.

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