Local News for Torrington, Connecticut


KidsPlay invites donations for energy efficiency project

TORRINGTON – KidsPlay Children’s Museum is inviting businesses to donate to its renovation efforts, using a new tax credit program to support energy efficient projects at the Main Street venue. According to a statement, the state Department of Revenue Services recently approved KidsPlay Children’s Museum’s 2021 Neighborhood Assistance Act Energy Efficiency Project. The program is READ MORE.

Torrington’s CHH updates hospital visitor restrictions

TORRINGTON – Charlotte Hungerford Hospital has updated the visitor policy to its Torrington campus at 540 Litchfield St., for inpatient floors, ICU, outpatient service areas, and Torrington and Winsted Emergency Departments, effective immediately. Visitors hours in the Hospital’s inpatient areas (floors 4, 5, 6 and ICU) remain seven days a week from 12-8 p.m. Visitors READ MORE.

Torrington chamber’s WOW! Forum set for Oct. 1

TORRINGTON – Northwest Connecticut’s Chamber of Commerce’s 17th annual WOW! Forum, a daylong professional women’s conference, will be held Oct. 1 at The Warner Theatre’s Carole & Ray Neag Performing Arts Center in downtown Torrington. Tickets are on sale now at www.WOWFORUM.org The theme for this year is “Mindfulness Matters”, and the seven speakers “are READ MORE.

Torrington COVID-19 vaccine clinics scheduled

TORRINGTON – Hartford HealthCare and Charlotte Hungerford Hospital are offering COVID-19 vaccines for the public and pre-op patients at the Charlotte Hungerford Hospital Main campus Memorial Conference Hall. The Winsted HealthCenter is no longer offering vaccines at 80 South Main St., Winsted. Vaccines are available at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital, Memorial Building Conference Hall , 540 READ MORE.