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SPECIAL Town Meeting

Photo| Mason Rice

Photo| Mason Rice


The Electors and citizens of the Town of East Haddam, Connecticut qualified to vote in Town Meeting are hereby warned and notified that a Special Town Meeting will be held in the Town Meeting Hall on Town Street in the said Town of East Haddam, at 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 3, 2015 … Continue Reading

I-Park’s 2015 Environmental Art Program

TimApplication Deadline: Tuesday, March 3, 2015

I-Park is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its fifth international, multi-disciplinary Environmental Art Biennale on Sunday, September 20, 2015: Ephemeral Art in the Landscape. The event will be preceded … Continue Reading

American Red Cross | Blood Drive

January 25, 2015 Areawide, Feature, Local News No Comments

blood-cellsJanuary 29,2015 from 1:30-6:15 pm at the Senior Center.

The Senior Center will host a blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross. … Continue Reading

Weed Mitigation | Lake Hayward and Moodus Reservoir

Ripples_on_the_lake_in_Colwick_Country_Park_-_geograph.org.uk_-_651472By Chloe Jackson

East Haddam has accepted a grant for the control of aquatic invasive species in Lake Hayward and Moodus Reservoirs. … Continue Reading

Modernization | Mount Parnassus Tower

An example of a monopole.

An example of a monopole.

By Chloe Jackson

After six years of planning the 8695sq ft parcel of land at 194 Mt. Parnassus Rd. will receive a new telecommunications tower.  … Continue Reading

No Need to Connect Sewers

SEWERBy Chloe Jackson

East Haddam’s Village District Sewer Plant has a peak capacity of 55,000 gallons.  Currently the businesses in the Village produce approximately 35,000 gallons on a successful theater weekend and average daily flow is 17,000 gallons. Monthly operating costs for the sewer plant are $1000 and with a $10,000 investment the plant can be upgraded to a 90,000 gallon capacity.

The conundrum? … Continue Reading

Disc Golf Course?

1023278791_cb3fa6c3ff_z  By Chloe Jackson

At the January 7th Board of Selectmen meeting the East Haddam Disc Golf Club presented a proposal for installation of a 18 hole Disc Golf Course utilizing town land. For approximately nine months … Continue Reading


Political Views

Mimi Perriotti – Democratic Candidate State Rep – 34th District

Mimi Perrotti is the Democratic Candidate for State Representative in the 34th District which encompasses East Haddam, East Hampton and parts of Colchester. 
Editor’s Note: Numerous phone calls to interview her for a candidate profile article have not been returned. Information about her can be found at mimiforthe34th.com.

Incumbent Melissa Ziobron Looking Forward to a Second Term

Melissa Ziobron

By Bette Tani – Editor/Reporter Candidate: 34th District – East Haddam, East Hampton and parts of Colchester Party Affiliation: Republican Age: 43 Marital Status: Married (20 years) with two children …

Have Coffee With Your State Rep


State Representative Melissa Ziobron (R-34) has announced she will be hosting two “Coffee with your Legislator” events during the month of October. One will be held in the Town of …

Ziobron Tests Blue-Green Algae Blooms in Lake Pocotopaug

East Hampton — Tuesday, September 23, State Rep. Melissa Ziobron toured Lake Pocotopaug in East Hampton with Dr. George Knoecklein who is a Limnologist, hired by the town to monitor …


Tourism | Visit East Haddam


By Chloe Jackson Connecticut’s Department of Economic and Community Development features East Haddam more often than the 65 other towns in Connecticut’s Central Regional Tourism District.

Jazz, Jam & Discussion @ Two Wrasslin Cats

two wrasslin cats

By Chloe Jackson Tuesday, January 13 from 6-9pm, Two Wrasslin Cats in collaboration with The Sanctuary is hosting Thelonious Monk Salon Jazz, Jam & Discussion.

Caturday Concert Series Continues

Tim Graedon

By Chloe Jackson This Saturday at noon the Caturday Concert Series at Two Wrasslin Cats Coffee House is featuring COSMOS SUNSHINE.


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