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Sakren’s work on display in Register Citizen Newsroom Cafe

By Jenny Golfin, Register Citizen TORRINGTON >> New Preston native Paul Sakren is the March artist of the month at the Newsroom Cafe. Sakren, who describes his art as have a cartoon feel, has 21 paintings on display, some have an … Continue reading

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Register Citizen collects nearly 1,000 items for homeless ‘compassion kits’

Reporter Jenny Golfin reflects below on the success of her collection of “Compassion Kits” to be distributed to the homeless population of Torrington. The drive wrapped up on Friday, Jan. 24 and collected 968 items, according to Golfin’s latest article on … Continue reading

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Help us map Torrington holiday light displays!

Use the form below to help us map the holiday lights on display in the city. We’ll take your submissions (addresses and photos) and record the results on the map below. Photos will be featured in an online gallery as … Continue reading

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Seeking nominations for the Register Citizen person of the year

The Register Citizen is accepting nominations for its annual Person of the Year award, recognizing an individual who has made a significant positive impact on Northwest Connecticut in 2013. Last year, the newspaper recognized former state Sen. Andrew Roraback, who has … Continue reading

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Jucevics is Newsroom Cafe’s artist of the month for December 2013

By Jenny Golfin, Register Citizen TORRINGTON >> The Register Citizen’s December Artist of the Month is German-born Bernard Jucevics. Jucevics had previously displayed his works in the cafe in May 2012, but has created many new pieces in the time … Continue reading

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Reception for Jim Koplar, November Artist of the Month, is tonight!

Come on down to the Register Citizen’s Newsroom Cafe, located at 59 Field St., for an artist reception for the November Artist of the Month, Jim Koplar. The reception will be from 6 to 8 p.m. featuring cheese, crackers, punch. Here’s … Continue reading

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