Local News for Vernon, Connecticut


Vernon Parks & Recreation: Arctic Splash

Register for the Arctic Splash by this Friday to recieve your FREE T-shirt. This fun event raises money for the Send-A-Kid to Camp Fund, providing scholarships to children. Thank you to Superior Energy for splashing in with their continued support! https://www.vernonrec.org/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=30006 Program details and list of activities for online registration. Read the article on facebook.com READ MORE.

Business expo set in Rockville

VERNON – Local businesses and consumers will have the opportunity to connect at the second annual Rockville Business Expo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, at Opportunity Works, 43 West Main St. Read the rest of the article on journalinquirer.com READ MORE.

Photos from Strong Family Farm’s post

The Strong Family Farm landscape may look a little different the next time you drive by! After weathering years New England storms, it was time for the large Catalpa tree to come down. For a few days each June, the tree was full of snowy white blossoms. But visitors and volunteers may be more familiar READ MORE.

GOP landslide in Vernon

VERNON – Mayor Daniel Champagne and the Republican incumbents maintained their majority of the Town Council in a landslide vote on Tuesday, beating former state Rep. Claire Janowski, D-Vernon, and the Democratic team that featured several newcomers. Read the rest of the article on journalinquirer.com READ MORE.