Local News for Haddam, Connecticut


Girls Soccer 2021: HKHS ties with Valley 1-1

Submitted by Mike Shea. On Thursday, October 14, 2021, the Haddam Killingworth High School Cougars took their game on the road, playing Valley Regional High School to a 1-1 tie. As the last few games of the regular season are upon both teams, both teams were looking for a win to help position them for READ MORE.

2021 Haddam Candidates: Board of Finance

We reached out and asked candidates to respond to a set of questions; if a candidate did not respond, their name is listed, so that you know who is running for each office. Updates from all candidates are welcome and will be published as Letters to the Editor. The questions posed to the candidates were: READ MORE.

HVFC firefighters participate in vehicle-stabilization drill

By Olivia Drake, HVFC On Oct. 11, members of Haddam Volunteer Fire Company participated in a vehicle-stabilization drill behind Station 3. If a patient is trapped inside his or her vehicle following a motor vehicle accident, firefighters need to stabilize the vehicle before starting an extrication. Firefighters worked in evolutions to practice using cribbing, airbags, READ MORE.

Girls Soccer 2021: HKHS Defeats Hale-Ray 6-1

Submitted by Mike Shea The Haddam-Killingworth High School girls soccer team defeated Hale-Ray by a score of 6-1, in their “pink game” on Tuesday, October 12, 2021. The Pink Game is in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. The Hajek family donated the pink socks for the girls to wear in the game. The Madore READ MORE.

Girls Swim: HKHS Defeats Ledyard 94.5-68.5

Submitted by Alison Karam, Head Coach Haddam-Killingworth High School Girls Swim Team extended its winning streak to 4-0 for the season after defeating Ledyard 94.5 – 68.5 at Vitale Aquatic’s outdoor pool in Ledyard on Friday, October 8, 2021. Cougar girls held the lead throughout the meet after finishing first and third in the 200-yard READ MORE.

Haddam Town Meetings Oct. 11 – Oct. 15, 2021

Haddam Town Meetings Oct 11 – Oct. 15, 2021 Please visit www.haddam.org, for the most current information, including cancellations, location changes, time changes. For links to the Virtual Town meetings (remote access only) contact: Town of Haddam 860 345-8531 Tuesday Oct. 12 Haddam BOS Meeting 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 13 Haddam EDC READ MORE.

Girls Swim 2021: HKHS Defeats Suffield 93-46

Submitted by Alison Karam, Head Coach. Haddam-Killingworth High School Girls Swim Team is now 3-0 for the season after defeating Suffield 93-46 at home on September 29, 201. Cougar girls held the lead throughout the meet after finishing first and third in the 200-yard medley relay and recorded 12 personal best swims. Freshman Olivia “Liv” READ MORE.

September 29, 2021 Special Board of Selectmen Meeting

By Meghan Peterson On Wednesday, September 29, 2021, a Special Town meeting was held at the Community Room in the Haddam Volunteer Fire Company Station #1 at 7:00 p.m. According to the legal notice available on www.haddam.org and published in Haddam Killingworth News, Haddam’s paper of record, the purpose for the special meeting was to READ MORE.

HKYFS 2021 Holiday Giving Program Info

Submitted by Laura Shipman. (Oct. 6, 2021) — The holiday giving program facilitated by HK Youth & Family Services, Inc. is available for families in need that reside in Haddam, Higganum, Haddam Neck and Killingworth. New gifts and toys will be collected for children and youth from birth through age 18. Deadline for registration is READ MORE.

H-K Hall of Fame: Call for Nominations 2022

Submitted by Elaine Jackson The Haddam-Killingworth Hall of Fame is issuing its annual call for nominations, as we begin putting together the Class of 2022. The Haddam-Killingworth Hall of Fame was established in 2009 to recognize individuals from our communities who meet one or both of the following criteria: Exemplary Commitment to the Service of READ MORE.