The way it used to be, in Falls Village

Dick Heinz led a Housatonic Heritage tour concentrating on the historic buildings of downtown Falls Village on Saturday, Sept. 14. And then it rained. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

FALLS VILLAGE — Dick Heinz, president of the Falls Village-Canaan Historical Society, led a Housatonic Heritage Walk around downtown Falls Village on Saturday, Sept. 14.

About a dozen people attended.

The walk started at 11 a.m., from the Historical Society’s museum and general headquarters at the old railroad depot on Railroad Street. Heinz warned the group that he had to leave at 11:30 a.m. in order to get to a wedding.

The group followed Heinz as he ambled along, pointing at buildings and offering commentary.

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