Local News for Torrington, Connecticut


Torrington COVID-19 testing hours to change April 12

TORRINGTON – Hartford HealthCare has announced new hours for its Torrington based COVID-19 testing location, starting April 12. Visit www.charlottehungerford.org for the latest updates. Hartford HealthCare Testing Center, 211 High St., Torrington: Hours are 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday. This testing is for patients who are experiencing READ MORE.

Torrington kindergarten registration now open

TORRINGTON – The Torrington School Readiness Council Kindergarten Readiness Fair, “Ready… Set … Kindergarten!” was a huge success, reaching more than 200 families, according to a statement. For those families who did not attend, videos are available to watch with their child at their convenience by going to torrington.org and clicking on the school bus. READ MORE.

Torrington students honored for fire prevention posters

STUDENTS HONORED FOR FIRE PREVENTION POSTERS TORRINGTON: Two students from St. John Paul the Great Academy and one student from the Forbes School are local winners of the 2021 fire prevention poster contest, sponsored each year by Connecticut FAIR Plan and the Connecticut Fire Chiefs Association. Torrington Deputy Fire Marshal Jarred Howe awarded certificates and READ MORE.

Northwest CT Chamber of Commerce, April 4, 2021

The Northwest CT Chamber of Commerce has scheduled the following meetings and events. For information, go to nwctchamberofcommerce.org. April 6: Small Business Council, 8 a.m. The Small Business Council has been established for the small business owner/manager – the decision makers – to discuss challenges, share solutions and work as a back-office consortium. Many small READ MORE.