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CORNWALL — Bob Ensign said he couldn’t have had a better opening weekend for his new business, even  if he “had paid for it.”

His Covered Bridge Electric Bike Rental shop in West Cornwall had its grand opening over Labor Day weekend, and customers headed out on excursions along River Road, a rural dirt road that runs along the Housatonic River, heading to parts north.

After successfully launching several businesses, the Sharon resident was looking for another career, a new start he said, and established it in the confines of the former Wandering...

Lakeville Journal Sports

Mountaineer Week in Review

FALLS VILLAGE — The Housatonic Valley Regional High School girls basketball team started the New Year by continuing their winning streak. On Jan. 2, they won against Class M school Northwestern at home, 37-32. Sierra O’Niel scored the game high of 9 points, followed by Caroline Hurlburt with 9. 
The JV Girls team lost a tough game 39-17 with Hannah Gilpatric scoring 6 and Emma Walsh scoring 3. 

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Reaching for the hoop

HVRHS No. 20 Briceson Barry shot for a basket  while Gilbert’s No. 34 Juan Sarmiento tried to block. Gilbert ultimately prevailed, 78-65.

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Bridge results

Bridge results
SHARON — There  were four full tables on Jan. 2 for duplicate  bridge at St. Bernard’s Church.  
Using the Howell Movement, for eight pairs, we played four boards a round for six rounds, so we all played 24 boards. The average score was 36.  

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Ski jumping, then and now, in show

SALISBURY — An exhibit detailing the development and history of ski jumping in Salisbury is at the Academy Building on Main Street through Friday, Feb. 15.
There are a lot of photos of the Satre brothers (John, Magnus and Olaf), the Norwegian immigrants who got the snowball rolling in 1926.
And there are interesting notes, such as the presence of thousands of spectators in town for the National Ski Jumping Championships in 1952. 

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Curling seniors will compete at bonspiel Jan. 10-13

NORFOLK — This weekend, the National Grand Curling Club of America’s Senior Mixed Championship Bonspiel will be held at the Norfolk Curling Club.
The tournament will begin on Thursday, Jan. 10, and continue until Sunday, Jan. 13. Teams from 20 clubs will compete, including ones from New Jersey, New York and Massachusetts.

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Freshman Segalla scored 12 points

FALLS VILLAGE — The Housatonic Mountaineer winter season began with the girls basketball team playing their first game against out-of-league Immaculate on the road on Dec. 10. The varsity team won 39-33 with freshman Sydney Segalla scoring 12 points followed by seniors Madelynn Olownia (8) and Caroline Hurlburt (7).  

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Leave this to the foolhardy and to the veteran expert

SOMEWHERE IN NORTHWEST CONNECTICUT — It was almost 50 degrees when I leapt from the bed at the crack of 8:30 a.m. on New Year’s Day. 
The hand computer informed me that, while it had rained the night before, there was no more rain in the immediate future. 
And a quick check of the USGS gauge on the Salmon Kill told me that while it had risen a bit, the additional flow was minor. 
So clearly it was a day to check out a little blue line.

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Housy girls are undefeated

The Housatonic Valley Regional High School girls varsity basketball team is the only team in its league that is (so far) undefeated. Their record is 7-0 following their 45-30 victory at home over Nonnewaug on Friday, Jan. 4.

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Bridge scores are reported

SHARON — There were four full tables for duplicate bridge on Dec. 12 at St. Bernard’s Church.
Using the Howell Movement, there were four boards a round. After six rounds, the average score was 36. 
In first with 41.33 points (57.4 percent) were Emily and Billy Saster; in second with 38.33 points (53.24 percent) were Alan Gamble and Harry Hall; in third with 37.5 points (52.08 percent) were Norma Bartholomew and Kay Key and in fourth with 37.7 Points (51.63 percent) were Biz Rogers and Sue Norris.
— Harry Hall

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Pot pies for SWSA Dec. 20

SALISBURY — An Evening For SWSA, the fourth annual  chicken pot pie dinner sponsored by The White Hart inn, will be held Thursday, Dec. 20, in the inn’s Hunt Room. 
The cost of the dinner, which includes pot pie with mashed potatoes, dessert and beverage, is $30 per person (alcohol not included).
The evening will include a performance by the HousaTonics.
Dinner begins at 6 p.m. Because seating is limited reservations are required.
For reservations or more information call the White Hart at 860-435-0030.

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