Local News for New Hartford, Connecticut


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day scheduled

TORRINGTON Tickets are available for area residents to participate in a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day at the Torrington Street Department, 107 Arthur St., 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. Many of the products routinely used for housework, gardening, home improvement, or car maintenance contain hazardous materials that may endanger our health READ MORE.

New Hartford EDC hears about trends in development

NEW HARTFORD – The Economic Development Commission on Monday night heard a presentation, “Retail in the Age of Disruption,” by Kim Parsons-Whitacker, associate director of Connecticut Main Street. She said Connecticut Main Street provides education, training, resources and advocacy to 80 communities. Development planning has reversed itself in recent years, shifting from moving people into READ MORE.

LegalShield rep presents talks at local libraries

NEW HARTFORD – Tamara Witkin, an indepenent associate of LegalShield, a service that helps people find affordable assistance for a variety of legal issues, is offering informative talks at area libraries in October, November and December. Witkin is a professional musician, music director and certified fitness instructor for seniors at the Northwest Connecticut YMCA. She READ MORE.

City of Utica, NY Police Department

***PRESS RELEASE*** At approximately 3:30PM Utica Police units were dispatched to the 900 block of Cherry St regarding a shots fired investigation. While en route, a description of a dark colored Acura sedan, possibly involved in the incident, was given to the responding units. The first arriving officers noticed a vehicle matching the description near READ MORE.