Myka Bossy Collection

Myka Bossy Collection In Norwich

Myka Durandisse, a fashion enthusiast with a significant social media presence, launched an online clothing store a year ago, showcasing her style on platforms like Instagram and TikTok. With a substantial following of 48,000 on Instagram and 434,000 on TikTok, Myka’s online store gained popularity. In a bid to expand her venture, she recently established […]

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Chestnut Empowering Youth

Chestnut Playhouse Empowering Our Youth

The Chestnut Street Playhouse, in collaboration with The Hispanic Alliance of Southeastern Connecticut, is hosting Act 1, Act Tú, a program aimed at empowering local youth through theatrical performances in both English and Spanish. This initiative seeks to help young individuals from Spanish-speaking backgrounds maintain their language skills and cultural ties while developing their confidence, […]

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Norwich Local - Religion & Loneliness

Loneliness And Isolation

Members of the Norwich Interfaith Association and community leaders, including U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, met at the Sikh Art Gallery to address concerns about loneliness among adults and the decline of church attendance. Gallup Polls show that church attendance has dropped since the pandemic, with only 30% of Americans attending weekly services compared to 34% […]

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Norwich Local Greenville Habitat for Humanity

Greeneville Habitat homes

Habitat for Humanity in Norwich’s Greeneville neighborhood is almost finished with their project of building 10 homes on Sylvester Street and Margerie Street since 2019. The organization will be holding a dedication ceremony on Aug. 11 for the next two families moving into the neighborhood. After that, only two more homes are left to complete […]

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Norwich Local YMCA Building

Norwich YMCA revitalization begins

The old Norwich YMCA site is undergoing redevelopment, with trees, trash, and dirt being cleared. On Thursday morning, there will be an official groundbreaking for the 20,000 square foot former YMCA building, which will become the headquarters of Mattern Construction, featuring a brew pub and retail spaces. The state Department of Economic and Community Development […]

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Norwich Local - Board of Education

Candidates For The City Council and Board of Ed Unveiled

Last week, the Norwich Democratic Town Committee and Norwich Republican Town Committee unveiled their respective candidates for the City Council and the Board of Education in Norwich. Notably, candidates in Norwich are elected at-large, meaning all residents participate in voting for all candidates. On the City Council side, the Democratic endorsement list comprises incumbent members […]

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Norwich Local Conserve Power

NPU Urges To Conserve Energy

Norwich Public Utilities (NPU) is anticipating a surge in power demand due to the prevailing excessive heat and humidity across the state. In response, the utility has issued a press release urging customers to conserve power. NPU has two primary reasons for encouraging energy conservation during this period. Firstly, their annual electricity costs are directly […]

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Norwich Local Presentation and discussion about ‘Braver Angels’

Presentation and discussion about ‘Braver Angels’

The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Norwich presents Christopher Clouet, Assistant Professor in the Education Department at Mitchell College, discussing the work of “Braver Angels,” a national organization devoted to bringing Americans together to bridge the partisan divide and strengthening our democratic republic. His presentation, on Sunday morning, July 30, at 10, is one in a […]

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