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The Register Citizen
Torrington man battles addiction, reaches fresh start with ‘The Ink Spot’TORRINGTON — City resident Richard Sanders has fought a titanic battle and come
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 hours ago
TORRINGTON — City resident Richard Sanders has fought a titanic battle and come out in a good place. At one time, he was destitute, struggling with addiction. Now he is set to open “The Ink Spot” at 235 East Elm St. Sanders said Tuesday that he... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Former Torrington man facing 6 felony charges now accused of impersonating womanTORRINGTON — A Waterbury man was recently arrested after allegedly using an OK
The Register Citizen / Posted 6 hours ago
TORRINGTON — A Waterbury man was recently arrested after allegedly using an OK Cupid account to impersonate and harass a local woman while facing other pending charges. Edward L. Rush Jr., 44, of 201 Sunnyside Ave., was arrested Monday and charged... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Torrington arrests for Oct. 16, 2017The Torrington Police Department reported the following arrests: DUI: Sara R.
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 hours ago
The Torrington Police Department reported the following arrests: DUI: Sara R. Jacques, 23, of 173 Lincoln Ave., Torrington, was arrested Oct. 9 and charged with illegally operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol/drugs and improper... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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The News-Times
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
The News-Times / Posted 11 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Credit raters reviewing for possible downgradesLyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 hours ago
Lyme Ellington Enfield Ledyard Mansfield Marlborough New Haven Scotland Shelton South Windsor Sprague Stafford Stratford Thompson Torrington Watertown West Haven Wolcott Woodstock * Source: Moody... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Frosty Start to Tuesday Morningweather starts to warm up today. Officials in Bantam said it was only 28 degre
NBC Connecticut / Posted 17 hours ago
weather starts to warm up today. Officials in Bantam said it was only 28 degrees as of 5:40 a.m., while temperatures in Torrington are around 31 and 35 in Norwich. That means that residents in parts of the state will have to scrape the windows... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Freak tornado seen looming over tiny UK village after day of bizarre weatherwhile others in Plymouth made similar claims. The stench reached as far as Pen
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
while others in Plymouth made similar claims. The stench reached as far as Penzance, Illogan, Godrevy, Hayle, Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge and Plymouth - with people in the same areas reporting an "eerie-looking" sky. Three people were... Read more
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WestportNow
Budget Fight Threatens Credit for a Third of CT MunicipalitiesLedyard, Mansfield, Marlborough, New Haven, Scotland, Shelton, South Windsor, S
WestportNow / Posted yesterday
Ledyard, Mansfield, Marlborough, New Haven, Scotland, Shelton, South Windsor, Sprague, Stafford, Stratford, Thompson, Torrington, Watertown, West Haven, Wolcott, Woodstock and Regional School Districts 8, 10 and 19. Municipalities and school... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Torrington residents to found farm brewery in the cityTORRINGTON - The White Mountain Brewery recently changed from concept to realit
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
TORRINGTON - The White Mountain Brewery recently changed from concept to reality when city residents Doug Henry and Scott Cracas were given permission to start brewing beer on Guerdat Road. Torrington’s Planning & Zoning Commission approved an... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Plan of Conservation and Development approved to guide Northwest Corner’s next decadethe likelihood they chose to stay in the Northwest Corner. Completing an “inte
The Register Citizen / Posted yesterday
the likelihood they chose to stay in the Northwest Corner. Completing an “intermodal transportation center” in downtown Torrington is included in the plan, “including exploration of transit oriented development (TOD), rail access, and complete... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Footage shows 'selfish' men jumping into raging sea during Hurricane Opheliaaccompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
accompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars film. The smell reaches as far as Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge, Bere Alston, Bath and Plymouth.Read More Parts of the country affected by the storm are currently... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Harsher sentencing powers could mean life behind bars for drivers who killadmitting causing the death by dangerous driving of “brilliant daddy” Lee Benni
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
admitting causing the death by dangerous driving of “brilliant daddy” Lee Bennison in North Wales.Read More Mayor, of Torrington Drive in Halewood, turned right into the path of Mr Bennison’s red Kawasaki motorcycle without seeing him -... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
This is why the sky is such a strange yellow colouraccompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
accompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars film. The smell reaches as far as Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge, Bere Alston, Bath and Plymouth. Have you taken any pictures of the spooky glow? Send them to... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Britain's sky turns "pure evil" and "strangely dark" as Hurricane Ophelia hitsaccompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
accompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars film. The smell reaches as far as Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge, Bere Alston, Bath and Plymouth.Read More Carol Roberts told the Plymouth Herald : “There is a hot... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
First clean sheet helps Clay Cross ease to victoryPhoenix were reduced to nine as Ross Coates received a straight red card for a
Derbyshire Times / Posted yesterday
Phoenix were reduced to nine as Ross Coates received a straight red card for a rash challenge on Millers defender Thomas Torrington. The advantage in numbers should have led to a goalfest, but Clay Cross managed just the one more when Nathan... Read more
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Daily Record
hurricane Ophelia is turning sky in Scotland 'eerie' yellow - here's whyaccompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
accompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars film. The smell reaches as far as Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge, Bere Alston, Bath and Plymouth. Carol Roberts told the Plymouth Herald : “There is a hot plastic like... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Eerie orange and green 'hurricane sun' glow cast over the UKaccompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
accompany the unusual coloured sky, which looks like something from a Star Wars film. The smell reaches as far as Redruth, Torrington, Ivybridge, Bere Alston, Bath and Plymouth.Read More Carol Roberts told the Plymouth Herald : “There is a hot... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Police appeal after fight on Tarka Trail near Torrington Runner in red t-shirt may have ‘vital information’ after clash between JCB dr
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted yesterday
Runner in red t-shirt may have ‘vital information’ after clash between JCB driver and another runner on August 24 To send a link to this page you must be logged in. Witnesses are being... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Marland School hailed as good by inspectorsPicture: Marland School A North Devon special school has been rated as ‘good’
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Picture: Marland School A North Devon special school has been rated as ‘good’ across the board at its two centres in Torrington and Barnstaple. Marland School, which has a residential school at Peters Marland and a day school at Springfield... Read more
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The News-Times
Pomperaug tops Brookfield in field hockeyCowles; S—Kaitlin Stumpf. Goalies: L—Sophie Graveline (12 saves); S—Grace Therm
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Cowles; S—Kaitlin Stumpf. Goalies: L—Sophie Graveline (12 saves); S—Grace Thermer (3 saves). BOYS SOCCER BROOKFIELD 4, TORRINGTON 1 Records: Brookfield 6-4-3; Torrington 5-5-2. Highlights: Bk—David Walker 2 goals; Michael Bento, Connor Gruda 1... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP: Pomperaug tops Brookfield in field hockeyCowles; S—Kaitlin Stumpf. Goalies: L—Sophie Graveline (12 saves); S—Grace Therm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
Cowles; S—Kaitlin Stumpf. Goalies: L—Sophie Graveline (12 saves); S—Grace Thermer (3 saves). BOYS SOCCER BROOKFIELD 4, TORRINGTON 1 Records: Brookfield 6-4-3; Torrington 5-5-2. Highlights: Bk—David Walker 2 goals; Michael Bento, Connor Gruda 1... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Torrington swim team upended by WatertownTORRINGTON — Torrington’s girls swim team (4-6) stayed close to Watertown (6-2)
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
TORRINGTON — Torrington’s girls swim team (4-6) stayed close to Watertown (6-2) for the first two events in an NVL meet at the Torrington YMCA Friday night. Then back-to-back 1-3 sweeps by the Indians propelled them toward a 96-68 final A second... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Torrington arrests for Oct. 13, 2017The Torrington Police Department reported the following arrests: SALE OF ILLEG
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
The Torrington Police Department reported the following arrests: SALE OF ILLEGAL DRUGS: Anthony L. Monk, 30, of 68 Woodbine St., Torrington, was arrested on warrants stemming from May 17 and Sept. 27 and charged with two counts of sale of certain... Read more
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The Register Citizen
New gym coming to 992 East Main Street as part of “Shops at Sky Top” redevelopmentTORRINGTON - The former home of Energy Fitness and Skytop Lanes is set to be re
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
TORRINGTON - The former home of Energy Fitness and Skytop Lanes is set to be redeveloped, after the Planning and Zoning Commission gave the go-ahead to a project that would see a new gym and retail space established in the East Main Street... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Boys soccer: Torrington, Wolcott play to scoreless tieTORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys soccer team did everything but score in a 0-0 ti
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
TORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys soccer team did everything but score in a 0-0 tie with Wolcott Thursday night at the Robert H. Frost Sports Complex. “We did everything we had to do. We just couldn’t find the corner,” said Coach Mike Fritch. “That’s... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Torrington man charged and convicted of weapon-related offenses faces six years sentenceTORRINGTON - A city man arrested and charged with illegally-possessing weapons
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
TORRINGTON - A city man arrested and charged with illegally-possessing weapons on multiple occasions will serve six years in prison after admitting that he violated his probation. Louis E. McBurney, then 58, of Brook Street, Torrington, was arrested... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Thomaston man pleads guilty to attempted arson in cocaine-fueled bender caseTORRINGTON - A Thomaston man is set to serve 18 months in prison after allegedl
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
TORRINGTON - A Thomaston man is set to serve 18 months in prison after allegedly threatening to burn down a home while on a “five day bender,” according to police. Thomas E. Harrison Jr., then 52, of 71 Williams St., Thomaston, was arrested June 17... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Blumenthal visits Torrington senior center to urge support for bill to combat elder abuseTORRINGTON - U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, came to the Edward Su
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
TORRINGTON - U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, came to the Edward Sullivan Senior Center in Torrington Friday to urge support for a bill that would provide further resources for combating elder abuse. Among other precepts, the Elder Abuse... Read more
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Hartford Courant
After Overcoming Brain Tumor, Bristol Woman To Run Hartford Marathonto run. And I broke out into a jog and I ran a mile." In August, Falk ran her
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
to run. And I broke out into a jog and I ran a mile." In August, Falk ran her first post-surgery race, a five-miler in Torrington. The operation left her deaf in her right ear and prone to bouts of dizziness, but she finished. A few months... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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The News-Times
Too young to marry: Connecticut finally ends child marriage21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
21, but you can get married when you’re 5.” The Blodins talked to their local state representative, Michelle Cook, D-Torrington, and convinced her to help draft and co-sponsor a bill to ban marriage under the age of 18, with the support of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boys soccer: Torrington, Wolcott play to scoreless tieTORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys soccer team did everything but score in a 0-0 ti
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
TORRINGTON — Torrington’s boys soccer team did everything but score in a 0-0 tie with Wolcott Thursday night at the Robert H. Frost Sports Complex. “We did everything we had to do. We just couldn’t find the corner,” said Coach Mike Fritch. “That’s... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Chief elected officials discuss, commiserate, over lack of state budget as deliberations continueNorthwest Hills Council of Governments’ monthly meeting. Mayor Elinor Carbone
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
Northwest Hills Council of Governments’ monthly meeting. Mayor Elinor Carbone told the assembled group that the city of Torrington is a plaintiff in a lawsuit filed by the Connecticut Education Association Wednesday, contesting whether Gov.... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Scary movies set or filmed in ConnecticutThe House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut S
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
The House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut State University; Torrington, Conn; Winsted, Conn.; Salisbury, Conn. In 1983, financially struggling college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Scary movies set or filmed in ConnecticutThe House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut S
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
The House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut State University; Torrington, Conn; Winsted, Conn.; Salisbury, Conn. In 1983, financially struggling college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Scary movies set or filmed in ConnecticutThe House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut S
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
The House of the Devil (2009) Filmed in Lakeville, Conn; Central Connecticut State University; Torrington, Conn; Winsted, Conn.; Salisbury, Conn. In 1983, financially struggling college student Samantha Hughes takes a strange babysitting job that... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Joseph Barbieri celebrated for service to Torrington, named Italian Mayor of the DayTORRINGTON - Joseph Barbieri was honored Thursday for his years of good work an
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
TORRINGTON - Joseph Barbieri was honored Thursday for his years of good work and service in the city by being named the 2017 Italian Mayor of the Day and Lord Mayor for Columbus Day. The event was part of Torrington’s annual festivities celebrating... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Dead kittens among 30 animals seized from Litchfield homefour adult cats, three kittens and five chickens were found alive at the Beach
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
four adult cats, three kittens and five chickens were found alive at the Beach Street property Wednesday. Authorities say Torrington animal control officials received an anonymous complaint of animal neglect on Monday and went to the property with... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Dead kittens among 30 animals seized from Litchfield homefour adult cats, three kittens and five chickens were found alive at the Beach
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
four adult cats, three kittens and five chickens were found alive at the Beach Street property Wednesday. Authorities say Torrington animal control officials received an anonymous complaint of animal neglect on Monday and went to the property with... Read more
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The News-Times
Nearly 30 animals rescued from ‘deplorable conditions’in a small area with ripped insulation and a urine-stained floor. On Monday, t
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
in a small area with ripped insulation and a urine-stained floor. On Monday, troopers from Troop L-Litchfield assisted Torrington Animal Control at 365 Beach St. in Litchfield after Torrington Animal Control received an anonymous complaint of... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Nearly 30 animals rescued from ‘deplorable conditions’in a small area with ripped insulation and a urine-stained floor. On Monday, t
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 5 days ago
in a small area with ripped insulation and a urine-stained floor. On Monday, troopers from Troop L-Litchfield assisted Torrington Animal Control at 365 Beach St. in Litchfield after Torrington Animal Control received an anonymous complaint of... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Authorities seize animals from Litchfield residenceState Police seized numerous animals from a residence Wednesday after receiving
The Register Citizen / Posted 5 days ago
State Police seized numerous animals from a residence Wednesday after receiving an anonymous complaint of animal neglect. Torrington Animal Control, assisted by state police, responded Tuesday to a Beach Street address. Two dogs and a cat were... Read more
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