Local News for Haddam, Connecticut

11/17/2019

HKHS Volleyball Advances to Class M SemiFinals

In the first round of the Class M State Championship playoffs, the Haddam Killingworth High School Varsity Girls Volleyball team defeated Career Magnet 3-0 on Monday, Nov. 11, 2019. Haddam Killingworth won all three sets: 25-19. 25-20, 27-25. In round two of the playoffs played on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, Haddam Killingworth beat Prince Tech READ MORE.
11/16/2019

HKIS Celebrates Halloween

By Eric Larson, Principal, HKIS. While October 31, 2019 was a washout across Connecticut, that didn’t stop the students at the new Haddam Killingworth Intermediate School from celebrating Halloween. The fourth and fifth graders of HKIS painted pumpkins, made bats and spiders, colored Día de Muertos masks, and enjoyed some treats provided by the parents READ MORE.
11/16/2019

RSD #17 Celebrates Veterans in Our Schools

By Kathy Brown. Approximately 40 veterans participated in the Haddam Killingworth Middle School’s Veterans Day celebration on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. First, they held an Appreciation Breakfast, then a Veteran visited each of the classrooms to speak with the students about why they chose the military, how that experience impacted their life, and what makes READ MORE.
11/16/2019

Steady Habit Brewing Company Breaks Ground in Higganum

By Sharon Challenger. On Thursday, November 14, 2019 Steady Habit Brewing Company (formerly of 95 Bridge Street, Haddam) held a Groundbreaking ceremony at what is to be their new location in Higganum on Saybrook Road/Route 154 (next door to Dunkin’ Donuts). Before the opening ceremony began, I met with owner Jim Venditti and he was READ MORE.
11/15/2019

From Haddam-Killingworth Now…

Submitted Mike Shea, Coach. The Haddam Killingworth High School Varsity Girls Soccer team was defeated by Lewis Mills 6-1 on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 in round 2 of the Class M State Tournament. Autumn Walton, assisted by Rebecca Fisher, scored HK’s goal. For Lewis Mills, goals were scored by Alison Fox (2), Victoria Fleming, Morgan READ MORE.
11/14/2019

H-K Players Present A Christmas Carol

Submitted by Marcy Webster. Come see the H-K Players present A Christmas Carol on Friday, Dec. 13 & Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at the Haddam Killingworth High School Auditorium. Ticket prices are $10 per seat. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling 860-345-8541 X3240. Published 176 years ago, Dickens READ MORE.
11/14/2019

HKHS Project Graduation: Need Gift Cards for the Holidays?

Submitted by Jessica Jackson. As you start thinking about purchasing presents for the upcoming holiday season, please consider using Shopwithscrip.com to help out Haddam Killingworth High School Project Graduation. This is a great, no-extra-cost, way to help us financially. As an example, If you purchase a $100 Best Buy card, it costs you $100 and READ MORE.
11/14/2019

Shoreline Arts Alliance will be offering a FREE workshop in preparation for this year’s contest,…

Shoreline Arts Alliance will be offering a FREE workshop in preparation for this year’s contest, facilitated by founding members of the Tassy Walden Awards committee and by winners and finalists of the New Voices in Children’s Literature competition, many of whom are now published or under contract for publication. The facilitators will review the submission READ MORE.
11/14/2019

Blood Drive to be Held in Haddam Dec. 17, 2019

Haddam’s Knights of Columbus council is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive Tuesday, December 17, from 1:00-6:00 p.m. in St. Peter’s Church hall at the corner of Maple Avenue and St Peter’s Lane in Higganum. Blood supplies are low – especially during the holiday season. Please give to help someone in need! Power Red donors READ MORE.
11/14/2019

HKYFS Fundraiser: Crystals for a Cause

Submitted by Laurie Ruderfer, Exec. Dir., HKYFS. A fundraiser will be held at Jack’s Country Restaurant (26 Killingworth Road, Higganum) on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. featuring Touchstone Crystals jewelry. A portion of the sales will be donated to Haddam Killingworth Youth & Family Services. There will be giveaways and raffles, READ MORE.
11/13/2019

Blood Drive to be Held in Haddam Dec. 17, 2019

Haddam’s Knights of Columbus council is sponsoring a Red Cross blood drive Tuesday, December 17, from 1:00-6:00 p.m. in St. Peter’s Church hall at the corner of Maple Avenue and St Peter’s Lane in Higganum. Blood supplies are low – especially during the holiday season. Please give to help someone in need! Power Red donors READ MORE.