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The Sharon Classic Road Race on May 7 attracted 126 participants to the new starting point at Veterans’ Field. Ben Schildgen, 13, was out front at the start and end of the race, coming in first. Photo by Hunter O. Lyle

New look for Sharon Classic

SHARON ­— Minutes before the race began, contestants for the 37th running of the Sharon Classic Road Race on Saturday, May 7,  lined up in the entrance to Veterans’ Field in Sharon Valley. Although the route was new, the enthusiasm and level of competition of the runners stayed the same.

Northwest Corner COVID cases climb

SHARON — Citing concerns about rising COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations in the Northwest Corner, school and health care administrators said they are taking proactive measures to monitor the recent uptick, which they expect will climb in coming weeks following family gatherings during spring break and the Easter and Passover holidays.


From left, panelists Julie Miller of Q Farms in Sharon and Megan Haney of Marble Valley Farm in Kent  spoke about their approach to farming.  Carol Ascher, at right, moderated. Photo by Leila Hawken

Farmers reinvent their ways for the Earth’s sake

SHARON —New ways of treating and caring for land, crops and animals were the subject of a panel discussion on Saturday, April 2, sponsored by the Sharon Historical Society.

It was the second in a series of four programs on the broader topic of reinventing farming.


Tree stumps remain along the bank of the Housatonic River adjacent to the picnic area at Housatonic Meadows State Park. Photo by John Coston

Housatonic Meadows tree cutting triggers bill to oversee DEEP’s work

SHARON — Legislation that calls for a new level of oversight over the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection’s (DEEP) management of parks and campgrounds is moving ahead in the General Assembly, initiated by last winter’s controversial tree-cutting at Housatonic Meadows State Park.

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