Local News for Preston, Connecticut

09/13/2019

Tara Ross

And a song was written On this day in 1814, the British begin bombarding Fort McHenry. Famously, a young lawyer named Francis Scott Key watched the battle from a nearby ship. The next morning, Key was relieved to see the American flag waving proudly above the fort. Americans had not surrendered! Key was inspired to READ MORE.
09/12/2019

Long Society Meeting House Event:

The Preston Historical Society is pleased to announce the Celebration of an Open House for the newly upgraded Long Society Meeting House. Sunday, October 13 at 1:00 PM located at 45 Long Society Rd, Preston. RSVP is greatly appreciated by October 1 Read the article on preston-ct.org READ MORE.
09/11/2019

Moran defeats Gauthier in Preston GOP primary

First Selectman candidate Gregory Moran Sr. won a Republican primary in Preston against Edward Gauthier on Tuesday. The vote total was 99 to 50.Gauthier, a Board of Education member, had been endorsed by the GOP caucus in July.Moran now will run in the Nov. 5 election to succeed Republican First Selectman Robert Congdon, who isn’t running for re-election READ MORE.