Stories about Hartford


Seed swap scheduled for Hartford on Saturday

HARTFORD — The Hartford Inaugural Seed Swap will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27, at the Town Hall on Route 140. "Seasoned gardeners, amateurs and any in between are invited to bring their surplus seeds and seedlings and see what their neighbors have to offer," organi...


Hartford board OKs waste ordinance

HARTFORD — Selectmen on Thursday night approved a proposed solid waste ordinance, which will be on the annual town meeting warrant. Chairman Lee Holman thanked the Ordinance Committee for its work. The ordinance gives selectmen the authority to establish rules and regulations to cove...


Pinpoint of Light lists services, special events

HARTFORD — March 31 marked the celebration of the resurrection and materialization of Jesus, the Master Teacher and Spiritualism’s “Wayshower,” and the anniversary of Modern Spiritualism. How significant that both observances should fall on the same day. Jesus lifte...


Thomas W. Adams

BOSTON — Thomas W. Adams of Hartford, passed on to a better life April 5, surrounded by his six children and five of his grandchildren at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston after developing complications from his treatment with leukemia. He was born in Bridgeport, Conn., March ...


Obama says he's 'determined as ever' for gun bill

HARTFORD, Conn. — With time running out on the chance to pass gun control legislation, President Barack Obama on Monday warned Congress not to use delaying tactics against tighter regulations and told families of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims that he's "determined as eve... 10


Dinner, dance to benefit toddler

JAY — The family and friends of Camryn "Cami" Sue Allen are holding a benefit spaghetti dinner and dance on Saturday, April 20, at the Amvets Hall. All proceeds will go toward assisting her family with insurance co-pays, deductibles and other expenses. The dinner will be from 5 to 7 ...


Dixfield panel signs agreement with RSU 10

DIXFIELD — The Dixfield Withdrawal Committee unanimously approved an agreement with RSU 10 Wednesday night that would stop the move to leave the school district. “I’m pretty happy with how it came out,” committee and school board member Bruce Ross said. The a... 7


Hartford-Sumner Elementary School honor roll

SUMNER — Hartford-Sumner Elementary School second trimester honors 6th grade honors Shane Adams Jordan Bennett Nathan Cyr Jenna Doucette Julia Dow Hannah Shields Noah Wiley 5th grade honors ...



Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser & Ticket Raffle To help Hartford Sumner Elementary School 4th grader; Shyloe Morgan. Raise funds to participate in an educational trip to Washington, D.C./Gettysburg to participate in a People to People World Leadership forum. Saturday March 23, 2013 5:00-7:00 pm M...


Hartford home businesses offer customers variety

HARTFORD — Sporting a population of approximately 1100 there are some twenty-one small businesses that operate from homes and offer a large range of services. Cassidy Bedard is an eighteen-year-old barefoot horse trimmer who rescues horses and nurses them back to health before rehomi...