Tuesday Aug 26
Sen. Witkos Qualifies for Citizens Election Program Grant
The CEP required Witkos to raise $15,000 in small contributions and have at least 300 donors that reside in the towns within the district.
Wall Street Journal
Mizner Remade in Colebrook
Guests of the homeowners so enjoyed their stay at this Addison Mizner designed-home on 23-acres in Colebrook, added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2010, that the owners decided to give it a second life as a 'boutique lodging.'
How Connecticut Falls Short in Education [Op-Ed]
Sen. Kevin Witkos represents the 8th District towns of Avon, Barkhamsted, Canton, Colebrook, Granby, Hartland, Harwinton, New Hartford, Norfolk, Simsbury and Torrington.
The Hartford Courant
Great Escapes: Some Prisoners Just Had To Get Out
The state's first prison, Old New-Gate, built in 1773, was a former copper mine where the worst criminal offenders were sent to do hard labor.