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Omar N Pollick Scholarship Information

Applications for the Omar N. Pollick Scholarship are available from the Guidance Departments at both the Torrington High School and Oliver Wolcott Regional Technical School. They are also available online at https://onpscholarship.wixsite.com/form  Applications must be submitted by May 28. The Omar N Pollick Scholarship Committee awards a one year scholarship in the amount of $1500.00 …

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40 Years of People, Games and Moments. Rick Wilson Reflects

He pushed the lever and the wheelchair started off bearing the broken body leaving me and perhaps Roxy Campanella as well to marvel at the vaulting human spirit imprisoned yet free in the noble wreckage of the athlete in the dazzling palace of the man.”                                                                 Roger Kahn on Roy Campanella in `The Boys of …

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It’s Game Time for the THS/TMS Referendum on November 3. Why we should vote Yes!

TORRINGTON: Alright Torrington. It’s game time. Call it Championship Tuesday, otherwise known as Election Day, November 3, 2020. As I write this story on Saturday morning, we have less than three days before the polls open at 6 a.m. Tuesday morning around our fine city. While there is much at stake both nationally and locally …

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Wear a Mask. Social Distancing. Our weapons against COVID-19.

TORRINGTON: As the COVID-19 pandemic roars into the summer of 2020 with no sign of relenting, I have a simple request that isn’t new or something everyone has hopefully heard but it’s worth repeating. Please, please wear a mask and social distance. I get that there are so many factors in play about this devil …

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The remarkable career of Seymour softball star, Danielle Liska. From the May LCS Magazine

The longer the playing days sink into the past, the better the numbers get.  You know how it works. The memory does a little script revision and the .275 batting average becomes .350. The 1,000 yards gained becomes 1,500. The point totals move upward like a cost-of-living increase. The average player becomes the awesome dude …

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Wilson: An empty feeling with no Litchfield Hills Road Race

My wife is seriously threatening to pitch a tent on the Litchfield Green this morning (Sunday, June 14) and sit there with a cooler with a stop at the Village Restaurant thrown in even if it is just to sit in front. Hey, that’s one of the things you do on Road Race Sunday, right? …

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From 2019: Ja Morant thrills Hartford crowd with epic tournament performance

HARTFORD – I remember sitting in that particular study hall like it was yesterday. It was my junior year in high school and we lucked in to having a sub, who agreed to put the 1998 NCAA Tournament on the classroom television. The Hartford Civic Center was a first and second round host and somehow …

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