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Local News for Kent, Connecticut

05/30/2020

RFP for limb clearing on trail

Request for Proposals Kent Park and Recreation is accepting bids for the following work at Emery Park, 42 Segar Mountain Road, (Route 341E) Kent: Cut and move off the Emery Park trail approximately 17 tree limbs that have fallen on the trail. Please note the trail is approximately a 3/4-mile hike, and the elevation ranges READ MORE.
05/30/2020

Marvelwood announces academy partnership

The Marvelwood School in Kent has announced a partnership with Mount Snow Academy. The partnership will provide an opportunity for student-athletes looking to cultivate their passion for skiing or snowboarding while maintaining a consistent academic program. Students enrolled in the Pterodactyl Session spend the fall and spring terms at Marvelwood and the winter term at READ MORE.
05/30/2020

Some businesses, galleries open at Kent Barns

Kent Barns, an open-air enclave with shops and art galleries, is open again for business. Businesses began opening May 20, the first day of Phase 1 of re-opening the state. “Our galleries and shops are working to establish protocols to keep visitors and staff safe,” Kent Barns management said in a press release. Several art READ MORE.
05/29/2020

Kent resident marks birthday with library donation

Last week one of KML’s volunteer treasures, Allan Priaulx, celebrated a special birthday. He turned 80 and his daughters, Sharmon and Beth, along with his best friend, Peter, honored him by presenting a year’s worth of children’s programming for Kent Memorial Library, in his name. Priaulx has spent many years giving his time and expertise READ MORE.
05/29/2020

Slamma-Jamma Basketball camp cancelled

Slamma-Jamma Basketball Camp announced May 29 it has canceled its 2020 summer camps after considering the rules and regulations of the State of Connecticut for summer camps and in the best interests of everyone in the community. Anyone who has registered through its website for a summer camp program will be refunded the full amount in READ MORE.
05/28/2020

Library donation honors Allan Priaulx

One of Kent Memorial Library volunteers recently celebrated a special birthday and his family made a gift to the library. Allan Priaulx’s daughters, Sharmon and Beth, along with his best friend, Peter, honored Prialux by presenting a year’s worth of children’s programming for the library. “Well this is just fabulous,” said Library Director Sarah Marshall. READ MORE.

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