Local News for New Milford, Connecticut


‘I will give shirt off my back’: Child sexual assault defendant testifies he sought to help out single mother

TORRINGTON — Michael Romano testified Wednesday in Torrington Superior Court he sought to help out a single mother and her two children in New Milford, including the woman’s 9-year-old girl he is accused of sexually assaulting in 2017. Under his care, Romano said the girl — referred to as “G” in court — experienced “remarkable READ MORE.
New Miford Resient Nicole Schlichting Named to Dean's List at Sacred Heart University01/22/2020

New Miford Resient Nicole Schlichting Named to Dean’s List at Sacred Heart University

Nicole Schlichting of New Milford was named to the Dean’s List of Sacred Heart University. Nicole is a Freshman majoring in Communications. Sacred Heart University, the second-largest independent Catholic university in New England, offers more than 70 undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs on its main campus in Fairfield, Conn., and satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg READ MORE.


A handout historical photo from CL&P dated Aug. 15, 1927 of the construction of the dam at the north end of what was to be Candlewood Lake. In the foreground is the pipe to be used to pump water from the Housatonic River into the lake from the Rocky River power-generating station along Route 7 READ MORE.

Chapin honored with community service award

The Northville Residents Association recently presented Charles J. Chapin with its prestigious Agnes & Samuel Knowles Award for Outstanding Community Service. The award was given to Chapin at the organization’s 31st annual meeting held Oct. 27 at the Merryall Center for the Arts. Chapin, 96, is a longtime member of the New Milford Rotary Club READ MORE.

Deeds, Mary

Mary Bridget Cheney Deeds Mary (Maureen) Deeds of New Milford, CT died at home with her family at her side on Friday, January 10th, 2020 at the age… Read the rest of the article on legacy.com READ MORE.