The Holidays Come Alive in Old Wethersfield MARK DIPAOLA It was a chilly night-with temperatures around the mid 30’s-but for the fifth year in a row, the Old Wethersfield district came to life for the annual Holidays on Main. There were the various food vendors, the Winter Farmer’s Mar... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
Newington Police Chief Mulhall to Retire MARK DIPAOLA For the first time in 12 years--and only the fourth time in 35 years--Newington will have a new police chief. They just don’t know who, yet. On December 26, current Chief Richard Mulhall will retire, and a member of the Newington ... FULL STORY | MORE NEWINGTON NEWS
Al Waters Named Cromwell’s Man of the Year The Knights of Columbus - DeSoto Council No. 6 of Cromwell is proud to announce that Allan “Al” Waters of Cromwell has been selected as the “Cromwell Man of the Year” for 2015. Each year a committee consisting of members of ... FULL STORY | MORE CROMWELL NEWS
Building Committee Looks to Phase Two of WHS ... MARK DIPAOLA It’s looking like Superintendent of Schools Michael Emmett is going to get his wish as far as Wethersfield High School opening its new additions--a gymnasium, media center, and music wing--by the end of December, but the project buil... FULL STORY | MORE WETHERSFIELD NEWS
CROMWELL - Junior Mya Villard scored eight of her game-high 13 points in the first six minutes of Cromwell’s season opener Dec. 10 and keyed a 7-0 run that pushed the Panthers out...
NEWINGTON - Cub Scout Pack 347 recently raised over 120 boxes of food and more than $3,700 in cash donations to benefit the Hartford Vet Center in Rocky Hill. With the generosity...
ROCKY HILL - “Every team we face this year is going to come ready to play us. We’re one of the teams they want to beat. I’m excited to have that bulls eye on our back,” an ani...
WETHERSFIELD - Famed author Robert Byrne once said that “the purpose of life is a life with purpose”. It can be a goal, a dream, or just a direction to channel one’s passion, or...
Business Spotlight
Harmony Home Improvement
MANCHESTER - Spring is often thought of as a season of rebirth and renewal. Connecticut residents can finally come out from under their coats and enjoy the outdoors, dig into their gardens and tackle long-awaited to-do lists. If your list includes a home remodeling project, Harmony Home Improvement is up to the task. The Manchester-based, fully licensed and insured contractor specializes in roofing, siding, gutters, windows and doors, kitchens and baths, skylights and decks. They aim to work with a customer to make their home the envy of the neighborhood while giving them peace of mind with reliable products, service and installation. President Dennis Bellamy said Harmony Home Improvement is a full-service contractor, handling everything from installation to restoration and maintenance to repairs. The company has an “A” rating with the Better Business Bureau and uses factory-certified products including Owens Corning, GAF, Certainteed, Mastic, and Harvey Windows and Doors, amongst others. Harmony Home Improvement, a Master Elite Certified roofer with GAF, provides roofing solutions for steep and low slopes, lifetime warranties, preventative maintenance programs and economical roofing repair solutions. The company offers a number of design and material choices for shingles, including asphalt, wood, tile, metal and composite. Harmony also provides the most maintenance-free siding products with comprehensive warrantees, which will save on energy costs, protect a home and add new curb appeal. Seamless copper, aluminum and vinyl gutters mean there are no leaking joints and are custom-made on premises to fit the home. To better enjoy the outdoors this spring and summer, Harmony Home Improvement builds custom wood, vinyl or composite decks, screened or covered porches, railings and gazebos. To bring the outdoors in, entry doors, skylights and thermal-efficient windows will let in light while keeping the elements out. Double- or triple-paned glazing systems, double weather stripping and honeycomb frames designed to reduce condensation are some of the features that can help save on heating and cooling costs. If mother nature has been harsh on your home, Harmony Home Improvement also offers storm damage services for hail, wind, water, fire and debris. Harmony Home Improvement, 83 Slater St., Manchester, has a complete range of products that can give your home a custom look while being energy efficient and low on maintenance. To learn more about its products, visit www.harmonyhomeimprovement.com. For more information or to request a quote, call 860-645-8899 or email HarmonyHomeImprovement@yahoo.com.

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