GRANBY DRUMMER JULY/AUG 2017

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Celebrate Granby - scheduled for Sept. 21-23

Granby Chamber of Commerce and its sponsors are proud to announce that the annual Celebrate Granby event will take place in Salmon Brook Park, Sept. …

Chamber of Commerce

Municipal Complex roads named for retiring town manager

The culmination of Bill Smith’s retirement party was the announcement that the two drives into Granby’s Municipal Complex, the development of which …

Colorado

New town manager selected

John D. Ward of Vernon has been appointed as Granby’s new town manager, effective July 13. Ward will replace William F. Smith, Jr. who retired after …

School Administration

Wilhelm Farm awarded U.S.D.A. grant

<b>By Shirley Murtha</b><p>The Wilhelm Farm on Rte. 189 in North Granby has been awarded a Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG) by the Natural Resource …

Granby student awarded Avon Arts scholarship

<b>By Rita Bond</b><p>Granby Memorial High School senior Soul Leavitt was among four Farmington Valley graduating students who were awarded scholarships by the …

Education

Congratulations to the GMHS Class of 2017!

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Archives

A visitor from Mystic Aquarium visited Kelly Lane to say “thank you”

<b>By Amy Lupoli</b><p>During the month of March the students, families and staff of Kelly Lane Primary School participated in the Pennies for Penguins …

Penguins

2017 Drummer scholarship awarded

Kathy Norris, president of Citizens for a Better Granby (CBG) presented the 2017 Drummer scholarship to Granby Memorial High School student Emily …

Humans of Granby

<b>Rob Fisher</b><br>Applications Support Specialist,<br>Gerber Technologies<br>Age: 46<b><br>Tell about a book you are reading/ have read…</b><br>I tend to read technical manuals …

Colorado

College 101: a program for 2017 grads

College 101 is one last down-and-dirty review of the real life decisions you will be making as freshmen, and what you need to remember to stay safe …

College & University

The annoying plague of ticks

<b>By John Violette, DVM</b><br>Summer is finally upon us. Seems like it would never get here. The cold wet spring brought us the plague of ticks. None of us …

Pets

It was a go for 2017 Memorial Day parade

Despite threats of rain for the second year running, the 2017 Memorial Day parade went forward. Last year, the parade was cancelled. Photos by Peter …

Parades

Wells Road enrichment clusters – the icing on the (cup)cake

In the true spirit of the enrichment cluster model at Wells Road Intermediate School, six students have taken their Cluster experience to the next …

CSA for wine? You bet!

<b>By Shirley Murtha</b><p>Granby is definitely a Community Supported Agriculture town, with many of its farms offering the convenience of weekly shares of …

Farming

Sunday morning visitor

On May 28, about 7:15 in the morning, John Dewey was photographing a turkey that had come into his yard. In a split second he ran and then flew away. …

Houses

265 Salmon Brook Street

<b>By Carol Laun, Archivist, Salmon Brook Historical Society</b> <br>This rather ordinary looking white house was once the imposing Federal-style mansion house …

Real Estate