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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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What the Newsroom Cafe has taught us about improving local journalism

As it turns out, having coffee and pastries for sale ended up being one of the most minor changes to our newsroom over the past six months. The idea of turning our newsroom into a coffee shop got a lot … Continue reading

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Making the newsroom a center of community

It’s been almost two months since The Register Citizen Newsroom Cafe opened at 59 Field Street, and we’re settling into the new routine of having a completely “open” newsroom. The heartbeat of the new culture and atmosphere our new offices … Continue reading

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Our first day in the Register Citizen Newsroom Cafe

They used free public wifi to surf the web on laptops and iPads. They shared stories about the Flood of 1955 while looking at an exhibit of photos from our archives. They looked up birth announcements and police blotter items … Continue reading

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