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KENT—On Sept. 13 a monumental, 58-foot-long memorial to the soldiers who fought and died in World War I will be dedicated in Pershing Park...

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KENT—Kent had never tried holding a town-wide tag sale before but 34 people joined in the fun June 15 to offer items for sale...

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KENT—After many months of meetings and interviews, the search committee has called the Rev. Richard J. Clark to be the next rector of St....

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KENT—The Planning and Zoning Commission approved additions and alternations to the Kent Memorial Library and a change of use for the former firehouse during...

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KENT—The Park and Recreation Commission discussed a reconfiguration of its membership during Monday night’s meeting. The commission has been revising its bylaws in recent...

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KENT—Work is progressing quickly at Emery Park on Route 341, cleaning up its facilities, opening up its hiking trails and preparing for the restoration...

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Due to the forecasted high heat index over the next few days, Kent’s Office of Emergency Management announced Tuesday, June 18 that the town has once...

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KENT—The sale and distribution of Transfer Station permits and bags begins Thursday, June 20, from 3 to 7 p.m. and continues Friday, June 21,...

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KENT—The Kent Volunteer Fire Department will hold its monthly Big Win pancake breakfast Sunday, June 23, 7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at the firehouse,...

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KENT—The Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent Cornwall Rd., will celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence Saturday, July 6, from 10 a.m. to...

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KENT – Kent Park and Recreation, Kent Land Trust and the New Milford Senior Center are collaborating to offer a Senior Hiking Program with...

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KENT—Kent Park and Recreation has teamed up with new Slamma-Jamma Director Shawn Mobilio to bring back the skill-development basketball camp to Kent children for...

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KENT—In a quick session June 13, the Swift House Task Force approved expenditure of $14,231 to make some minimal upgrades to the old building...

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KENT—The Kent Memorial Library will hold its annual fundraising benefit Saturday, June 22,  from 5 to 8 p.m. at the home of Bruce Hoheb and...

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KENT—There are still openings to register for Camp Kent day camp, offered by Kent Park and Recreation. Through a partnership with Club Getaway, children...

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KENT—A Furniture Restoration Workshop will be led by Max Smith Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23, at the Eric Sloane Museum, 31 Kent...

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KENT—Kent is only a stone’s throw from the New York border, with all the rich history of the Harlem Valley. The Kent Memorial Library...

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KENT—There will be a Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Saturday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bethel High School, 300 Whittlesey Drive. ...

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KENT—The Kent Land Trust and Kent Greenhouse will hold a Make Your Own Fairy & Gnome House event Saturday, June 29, from 11 a.m....

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KENT—Dog owners are reminded that June is the month when dogs over the age of six months must be registered with the Town Clerk....

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KENT—The Kent Memorial Library is seeking new members and renewals of membership. A new option allows residents to sign up or renew online using...

New From Nearby Towns

News From Nearby Towns

NEW MILFORD—The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of its 2024 scholarships. Each year the Chamber provides two $1,000 scholarships...

News From Nearby Towns

WASHINGTON, CT—H O.R.S.E. of CT, Inc, will hold a tack sale Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m....

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GAYLORDSVILLE – The Merwinsville Hotel Restoration, Inc., will unveil its third floor ballroom restoration June 30 with an afternoon tea party from 2 to...

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To the Editor: More money for this building! No!  Yes, it is historic, but it has no future as a town building. Give it to...

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I probably went decades without using an exclamation point. My form of writing is supposed to be informative and not emotional, so the exclamation...

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The Kent Good Times Dispatch (KGTD) welcomes letters to the editor if the submissions are not in bad taste and refrain from attacking individuals...

Schools

Schools

KENT—One team from Marvelwood School has placed first in the state’s Envirothon competition and will continue its competition in New York state next month....

Schools

FALLS VILLAGE—There will be try-outs for any high school students attending Housatonic Valley Regional High School who are interested in GNH Cheer for the...

Schools

FALLS VILLAGE—As the student who reached the highest level of academic success at the regional high school, Valedictorian Yaritza Vega provided a look back...

Sports

Sports

THOMASTON—The Steve Blass Northwest Connecticut Pirates defeated the Tri-Town Braves 11-1 in the Northwest District 6 Majors League Championship game June 14. The Pirates,...

Sports

KENT—Registration is now open for the seventh annual Sprint for Sobriety 5K Walk/Run, planned for Sunday, Aug. 25, at 9 a.m. The race is...

Obituaries, Weddings & Births

Obituaries, Weddings & Births

KENT—Edward J. Schullery of Kent, beloved husband of the late Bernadette (Ward) Schullery, died at Danbury Hospital on Thursday, June 13, 2024. He was...

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KENT—Kent News, Inc. (KNI), the publisher of The Kent Good Times Dispatch, has announced accessibility updates to its website in order to increase ease...

Business

KENT – Kent News, Inc. (KNI), the publisher of The Kent Good Times Dispatch, announces that it has been accepted into the fourth cohort...

Business

NEW MILFORD – New Milford Printing has expanded its business through the recent acquisition of J&J Printing Co. New Milford Printing purchased J&J, also...

Business

KENT—The House of Books will offer a smorgasbord of events this month, with two author talks, a book club meeting and a story time....

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