The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Essex news source? Let us know!

Essex Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Essex, CT.

Results 1 - 20 of 96 for "" in Essex, CT

  1. CT River Museum Offers Range of Winter Wildlife Programs, ActivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 |

    Winter along the Connecticut River brings many things - including cold winds and grey skies. But the change in seasons also signals a shift in the ecology of New England's Great River.


  2. Essex Library Hosts 'Best of Enemies,' Discussion Follows ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 |

    The Emmy Award-winning documentary, Best of Enemies , recounts the legendary debates between conservative William F. Buckley, Jr. and liberal Gore Vidal held in 1968 by ABC Television as part of their coverage of the national Democratic and Republican conventions. The film captures the dramatic context of American politics and culture that year and shows how the rancorous sparring in the debates inaugurated a revolution in television programming that not only survives but thrives today.


  3. See 'Images of Essex Steam Train & Riverboat' at...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 1 |

    Visit the Essex Steam Train's Oliver O. Jensen Gallery for a unique display of local artwork from the Essex Art Association's, Images of the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat . The exhibit is open to the public free of charge through Dec. 29 during Essex Station's regular operating hours.


  4. Essex Land Trust Leads Archaeology Hike Tomorrow in The PreserveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 |

    The Essex Land Trust is organizing an exploratory hike of The Preserve from the perspective of archaeologists Nicholas Bellantoni and Lucianne Lavin. Come see the landscape "through the eyes of an archaeologist" on Saturday, Dec. 2, starting at 9 a.m. in the West Parking Lot at end of Ingham Hill Rd., Essex.


  5. Essex Land Trust Leads Archaeology Hike in The Preserve, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 |

    The Essex Land Trust is organizing an exploratory hike of The Preserve from the perspective of archaeologists Nicholas Bellantoni and Lucianne Lavin. Come see the landscape "through the eyes of an archaeologist" on Saturday, dec.


  6. Local History Adds to Memories for Thanksgiving VisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 |

    College students home over the Thanksgiving break? House guests who have eaten more turkey than they wanted to and looking for something to do? Free entertainment and getting to know more about our local towns can all be accomplished during the extended hours at the Chester, Deep River and Essex historic museums and houses. Such a welcome alternative to dealing with crowds at the malls! For the fifth year in a row, the historical societies of Chester, Deep River and Essex are helping you entertain your guests on the Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving.


  7. Child & Family Hosts Essex Holiday House Tour, Dec. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 |

    Saturday, Dec. 9, will highlight a memorable stroll through Essex, one of New England's most picturesque towns, for its 14 biennial holiday house tour. Created and organized by the Essex auxiliary of the Child & Family Agency of Southeastern CT, the tour consists of seven distinctive private homes beautifully decorated for the holidays, the Essex Historical Society properties, and the Connecticut River Museum with Steve Cryan's special holiday train show.


  8. 'Genealogy & DNA: Just the Basics' at Essex Library, Nov. 14Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2017 |

    Having your DNA done for family research is all the rage these days but many folks aren't sure about how to go about doing it and what the results will tell them. Join Essex Library's genealogy specialist, Norma Wright, on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Library for an introductory discussion on DNA.


  9. Democrats Sweep First Selectmen Positions Across Tri-Town Region,...Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 |

    Democrat incumbent Norm Needleman convincingly won a fourth term as First Selectman in Essex with an almost 2 to 1 majority of 1,509 votes over Republican challenger Vin Pacileo's 772. Needleman is joined again on the board of selectmen by fellow Democrat Stacia Libby and Republican Bruce Glowac Needleman's 737 majority over Pacileo was far higher than the 80-vote margin he achieved over Glowac in 2015, and also in 2011 when, in his first contested election, he defeated Bruce MacMillian by over 400 votes.


  10. Tomorrow, Essex Library Hosts Ellen Madere Offering Organizing Tips for the HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 |

    It's that time of year again; the holidays that bring together family and friends are just around the corner. This year, why not take advantage of professional organizer Ellen Madere's great advice for getting your home prepared for the celebrations so you can de-stress, relax and actually enjoy them? On Saturday, Nov. 4, at 4 p.m. at the Essex Library, Real Simple's "Ask The Organizer" Madere will present tips for holiday organizing including how to: reign in decorations; shape up gift wrappings; declutter so decorations shine; and delegate the stress out of the holidays.


  11. Reserve Tickets Now for Essex Steam Train's 'Santa Special,' Starts Nov. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 |

    All aboard the Santa Special for a one-of-a-kind, daytime holiday experience. Make sure you're camera-ready for that special moment when Santa and Mrs. Claus visit each child! Enjoy the spirit of the season as you relax with family and friends aboard festive railway cars adorned with vintage decorations.


  12. Kick off the Holidays with 'Trees in the Rigging,' Nov. 26; Register Boats by Nov. 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2017 |

    Kick off the holiday season in Essex with the annual Trees in the Rigging Community Carol Sing and Lighted Boat Parade. The Connecticut River Museum, the Essex Board of Trade, and the Essex Historical Society combine to present this annual event that includes a traditional, lantern-lit carol stroll down Main Street where spectators are invited to bring their own lanterns or flashlights and join in with the Sailing Masters of 1812 Fife and Drum Corps and a parade of antique cars.


  13. CT River Museum Hosts Naturalization Ceremony for 50 Immigrants from 26 CountriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 |

    On Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 11 a.m., the Connecticut River Museum hosted a naturalization ceremony for 50 immigrants from around the world. The ceremony took place on the Museum's main lawn, directly overlooking the Connecticut River.


  14. St. John's Hosts 75th Annual Rummage Sale Tomorrow, SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 |

    Come across a real fashion find in the Boutique. "Essex Attic" has exceptional treasures and of course there is really cool costume jewelry.


  15. Essex-based 'Overabove' Expands with Opening of West Coast OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 |

    Overabove, a strategic marketing and communications firm based in Essex, Conn., has expanded its business footprint and enhanced its offerings with the opening of a Los Angeles office. The firm's new office is located in Manhattan Beach on the Manhattan Beach Studios' Media Campus - a facility where media arts, studio production, new technology and ideas converge.


  16. Opening Reception for 'Five Women Painting' Tonight at Essex Art AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2017 |

    The ninth annual Five Women Painting show Oct. 6 through 9 at the Essex Art Association Gallery features a large selection of new works by Pam Carlson, Rosemary Cotnoir, Claudia Van Nes, Kathleen DeMeo and Janet Rayner. The gala opening party is Friday, Oct. 6, from 5 to 8 p.


  17. Essex Library Hosts Essex First Selectman Candidate Forum, Nov. 2Read the original story

    Oct 4, 2017 |

    On Thursday, Nov. 2, the Essex Library will sponsor a forum to provide local citizens with an opportunity to hear from candidates vying against each other in this year's election for First Selectman. Incumbent Norm Needleman and challenger Vin Pacileo will appear at 7 p.m. at the Essex Town Hall auditorium.


  18. Jim Benn Presents His Latest Billy Boyle Mystery at Essex Library, TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 |

    The Devouring has earned a starred review from Publishers Weekly and Booklist wrote in their review of the book, a "Benna a molds an entertaining story out of Billy and his cohorts' encounters with odious Swiss bankers and a cadrea of a Gestapo agents stationed in Bern to protect the loot. Great history here."


  19. Essex Harbor Management Commission Automates Mooring Permit Application ProcessRead the original story

    Sep 27, 2017 |

    On Oct. 1, the Essex Harbor Management Commission will begin working exclusively with Online Mooring LLC for automating the Mooring Permit Application process, including renewals, Bushnell access storage permits and wait list requests. The new system will make the process "paperless" and more efficient.


  20. Join the Fun! Scarecrow Festival Set For Oct. 14 in Essex, Voting Continues Through Oct. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 |

    The Essex Board of Trade will host the annual Scarecrow Festival on Saturday Oct. 14. Local merchants and community organizations as well as individual residents and families all contribute life-size straw figures for the event. The goal is to have enough scarecrows for all the lampposts on Main Street in Essex and Ivoryton.


Essex Job Listings
View or post Essex job listings on Topix.
Essex Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Essex from Topix.
Essex Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Essex on Topix.