This Week’s Headlines, July 13, 2017

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A Lot of Pull

Youngsters compete in the tug of war at East Barnard Fun Day on Sunday, July 9, 2017. (Rick Russell Photo)

Top Stories

Pomfret Roads Take Beating in Rainstorm
by Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent

Trustees Support Bandstand Idea
by Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent

Pomfret Loses Zoning Appeal
by Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent

Old Bridgewater School Sees Break-ins
by Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent

Reflecting on Years at the Farm
by Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent

West Windsor Crash, Leads to Charges
by Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent

Co-Working Spaces on Horizon for Woodstock
by Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent

Local Man Charges in Stabbing Incident
by Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent

Route 4 Rollover Crash Leads to Charges
by Eric Francis, Standard Correspondent

DHART Responds to Motorcycle Crash in Bridgewater
Staff Report

Family’s Race Car Driving Tradition Goes On
by Rick Russell, Standard Correspondent

Union Arena Making Progress on Net Zero Effort
by Ella O’Casey, For Sustainable Woodstock

‘River Splash!’ Celebrates the Connecticut River

Barnard Silver Lake Assoc. Meeting Features Bear Talk

‘Mini-Irene’ Washes Out Parts of Happy Valley, Sugar Hill Roads
by Charlie Wilson, Taftsville News

Dispelling a Myth on Lightning and Hybrid Cars
by Curt Peterson, Standard Correspondent


SPORTS

Walking the 41st Langhans Race
by David Miles, Reporters Notebook

Woodstock Swim Team Takes 2nd Meet
by David Miles, Sports Correspondent


OBITUARIES
Beth Bissonnette
David Eastman
Janet Shatswell
Thomas Keane

PHOTO GALLERIES all photo galleries

Brown Bag Concert, Presents InterPlay Jazz
The first of the 2017 Brown Bag Concert series was held on Thursday, June 29, inside the Woodstock Town Hall Theater due to the rain.

4th of July Events in Woodstock, 2017
The annual independence Day celebration was held at the Woodstock Union High School grounds with activities and fireworks.

West Windsor 4th of July, 2017
On Tuesday, July 4 the town of West Windsor hosted its annual 4th of July Parade. The route was moved from Route 44 to the Brownsville-Hartland Road and the start time moved up one hour to noon. No one seemed to mind the changes.

Tom Rush Benefit Concert at Suicide Six
Suicide Six hosted a benefit concert for the Woodstock Ski Runners organization. Singer Tom Rush headlined the even with Jay Nash and also performing.

Woodstock Rec Center’s Golf Tournament
The annual golf tournament fundraiser for the Woodstock Rec Center was held on Friday, July 7th at the Woodstock Country Club.

Hartland 4th of July Parade
The annual 4th of July parade and activities were held on Tuesday the 4th in Hartland.

East Barnard Fun Day, 2017
The annual event, held in East Barnard included a parade and an afternoon filled with activities.

Coolidge Foundation, 4th of July
July 4th at the Calvin Coolidge Historic in Plymouth, is celebrated with the birthday of Calvin Coolidge and a presidential wreath ceremony.

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