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SALISBURY — The Salisbury Winter Sports Association’s annual Jumpfest weekend set attendance records, even with one full day of jumping canceled due to rain.

According to Willie Hallihan, the paid attendance on Friday night, Feb. 9, for target jumping and the Human Dogsled Race, was more than 300 people.

And on Saturday, with the air temperature around 40 degrees and a looming threat of rain, the event set what Hallihan believes is “a modern-day attendance record,” with a paid attendance of just under 1,400.

But the crowd estimate was of...

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Elite riders compete at Millbrook Horse Trials

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In spite of thunderstorm warnings and a torrential downpour on Thursday, Aug. 3, the annual Millbrook Horse Trials at Coole Park Farm were once again exciting and well-attended. 
A total of 437 horses, from as far away as Florida, Michigan and Canada, competed in the four-day event. Some owners brought a  single horse, others brought as many as nine. 
Competition was in categories ranging from dressage to cross-country to stadium jumping.

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Housy girls make it to hoops finals

FALLS VILLAGE — The Housatonic Girls Summer Basketball League succumbed to the Northwestern Summer League in the second round of the finals tournament, losing 27-24 on Wednesday, Aug. 2, at the Torrington Armory.
The coaches were Bob Segalla and Tom Olownia. The team only lost one game during regular season play, ending with a record of 10-3 (including the tournament games).
— Tom Brown
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Bridge Scores

SHARON — There were six full tables for duplicate bridge on July 19 at St. Bernard’s Church in Sharon. The average score was 60. 
For North South pairs, in first with 74.5 points (62.08 percent) were Pat Konecky and Bob Putz; in second with 68 points (56.67 percent) were Stephen Feld and Peter Hollander, and in third with 63.5 points (52.97 percent) were Emily and Billy Saster. 

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Everyone was a winner at annual Rail Ride

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Millerton teemed with cyclists on Sunday, July 30, for the sixth annual Harlem Valley Rail Ride.
According to event co-manager Beth Katz, one of the goals of the ride is to bring awareness of cycling to the region. Additionally, it helps raise funds to support the Harlem Valley Rail Trail Association (HVRTA), American Legion Post 178 and the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. 

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U16 baseball team state champions

The Northwest Orioles U16 baseball team is the state champion, following a victory at the state championship tournament in Waterbury, Conn., on July 15 and 16.
The team then went on to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament in Brooklyn, N.Y., on July 20 to 22.  
Aiding the Orioles were players Caleb Shpur,drafted from the Connecticut Outlaws, and Zack Lerner, drafted from Overlook. 

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Bridge results in Sharon

SHARON — There were six full tables for duplicate bridge on July 19 at St. Bernard’s Church in Sharon. The average score was 60. 
For North South pairs, in first with 74.5 points (62.08 percent) were Pat Konecky and Bob Putz; in second with 68 points (56.67 percent) were Stephen Feld and Peter Hollander, and in third with 63.5 points (52.97 percent) were Emily and Billy Saster. 

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Bridge results in Sharon

SHARON — There were seven full tables for duplicate bridge on Wednesday, July 12, at St. Bernard’s Church. We played only six rounds of four boards a round for a total of 24 boards. The average score was 60. 
For North South pairs, in first with 76 points (63.33 percent) were Carol Magowan and Harry Hall; in second with 62.5 points (52.08 percent) were Emily and Billy Saster, and in third with 60 points (50 percent) were Pat Konecky and Bob Putz. 

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Adventures with mops, nymphs and my pal Thos

I am pleased to report that my attorney, Thomas Gallucio of Reston, Va., successfully caught and released several fish during a recent visit.
Thos has been my most disappointing student over the decades. But he’s a stubborn fellow, and I couldn’t help noticing that he has somehow ironed out the fatal kinks in his fly-casting.
He developed new ones instead.
The first triumph was a giant, man-eating perch. Playing this leviathan into the canoe was an epic struggle of at least 30 seconds. Man vs. wild animal. Who will prevail?

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Fred Sanford is long gone, but his pickup truck was here

FALLS VILLAGE — Cars were backed up from Main Street to Route 7 in Falls Village at 8:30 a.m., as their owners waited to register their vehicles in the Falls Village Car and Motorcycle Show, hosted by Jacobs Garage, on Sunday, July 9.
The official tally of registered vehicles was 323. Judy Jacobs said there were at least 50 vehicles that did not register.
Cars and pickups lined Main Street as far as the Lee H. Kellogg School, up Prospect Street and at both ends of Railroad Street.

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Sharon bridge scores

SHARON — There were six full tables for duplicate bridge on June 28 at St. Bernard’s Church in Sharon. Using the modern Mitchell movement, all pairs played four boards a round against all the opposing pairs, with tables one and five relaying the boards back and forth between them.  There was a bye table.  The average score was 60. 

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