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Goodness Is Happening in Torrington, CT

“Well Deserved Win!” Regular readers of Nutmeg Junction may recognize the fact that S & S Sweet Treats has been drawn twice in four days, the first was for the “suspended coffee” program in which you pay for your coffee and pay it forward for somebody else in paying for another cup. There is a Read more…

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Forbes Flyers At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade!

The Forbes Flyers are Flying High! A very special Torrington, Connecticut jump rope team team has the opportunity of a lifetime to showcase their talents during the Macy’s Day Parade on Thanksgiving! Forbes Flyers which is a nationally recognized precision jump rope team based out of Forbes School in town. The team is made up of current Read more…

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“Skip’s Coat Drive” in Torrington, CT

Torrington is a city on the move as citizens and businesses and non-profit groups are coming together to help the community thrive. One group that wants to make a positive change in the community is the T-Town Torrington Chatter group. The creator of the group, Skip Hoxie, has implemented “Skip’s Coat Drive” which is set Read more…

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Nutmeg Junction, “Suspended Coffee” in Torrington, CT

Nutmeg Junction, for the next two weeks will be taking you on a tour of Torrington, Connecticut. We are going to spotlight the city in located in the northwestern corner of Connecticut.  Torrington is a burgeoning arts hub, it has the heart and soul to become an epicenter of an even larger movement. There is a Read more…

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Happy Labor Day from Nutmeg Junction!

HAPPY LABOR DAY WEEKEND from your friends who bring you Nutmeg Junction! This is Connecticut’s cartoon and my Network Connecticut loves it! www.NetworkConnecticut.com

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Torrington’s Historical Society

Have you ever visited your hometown historical society or museum? Most of the larger cities and many of the smaller communities have them and they are vital to our understanding of our hometowns. These valuable resources preserve artifacts and stories for future generations. Tony visited the Torrington Historical Society which has a research library, a Read more…

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Thursday Nights In Torrington

If you’re not in Torrington on Thursday nights, you’re missing out on a SUMMER ADVENTURE! On Thursday Nights the streets in Torrington come alive as Main Street Market Place opens for business!  There is a festival spirit as visitors both young and old enjoy listening to many amazing musicians, savoring the food and drinks from a wide variety Read more…

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Welcome Connecticut’s Cartoon, “Nutmeg Junction”

NUTMEG JUNCTION: CONNECTICUT’S CARTOON is proud to find our flagship home right here on ANN NYBERG’s NETWORKCONNECTICUT.COM ! Every week Tony the trolley enjoys the wondrous world of art, culture, history and storytelling right here in the great state of Connecticut! Ann Nyberg is Connecticut’s preeminent storyteller and one of the many stories she shared Read more…

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All Aboard On “Nutmeg Junction”

They’re creating Connecticut’s cartoon, a comic strip called “Nutmeg Junction.” The artists behind this creation are Joe Quirk of Torrington and Jessica Ponticelli of Vernon. Nutmeg Junction features a trolley which really gets around the state to it’s many gems. There are big plans for this Trolley and you’re going to see it every where. Read more…

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Stunning Art Deco Warner Theatre

Warner Theatre in Torrington, Connecticut, figure out a date and go see it. This is a 1,700 seat stunner, reminds me of Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Built in 1931 by Warner Brothers, it first opened as a movie palace. Some who have written about it thru the years called it “Connecticut’s Read more…

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