Delivery vans? Victoria Drive area once had a freight train

MONROE, CT — Long before Victorinox Swiss Army relocated its headquarters to Monroe in 2007 and Walmart withdrew its plans to build a store nearby, the property on Victoria Drive was home to a men’s shirt factory, a dairy farm and a children’s camp along the Pequonnock River, where a freight train rolled through. Read More

Local author pens award winning short story

MONROE, CT — A local author’s short story won an award from a statewide writing
competition for published media. John-Paul Marciano’s “Torn” took home third place in the single-story category of the Connecticut Press Club Communications Contest. Read More