Litchfield News




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To the Editor of

Since Mark Greenberg and the Union Savings Bank were the biggest enablers by far of Chabad of Litchfield County Inc’s purchase of the innocent little building that became the centerpiece of Chabad’s notorious shakedown of the Borough of Litchfield, they should do the right and honorable thing and pay the $717,405 the court reluctantly ordered the borough to pay . . .
Yours faithfully,
Paul Mordecai Rosenberg
To the Editor:
From everyone on the 2018 LHRR Committee, we would like to thank the following for their help with the 42nd running of the Litchfield Hills Road Race.
Thank you to our sponsors, O&G Industries, Union Savings Bank, Arethusa Farm, CTGI, WFSB, Sharon Hospital, Litchfield Bancorp, Torrington Savings Bank, The Village Restaurant, True Value Hardware of Litchfield/Just Ask Rentals, The Waterbury Republican American Newspaper, Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, Power Analysis Associates, MPP - Mirror Polishing and Plating, Dolphin Pools, Ortho Connecticut, Stop and Shop, Litchfield Distillery, Tavern Off the Green and A. Gallo & Company.
Extra thanks to E.J. Murphy Realty for sponsorship of all the Children's Races.
To The Market, Crystal Rock Water and Carbone's Market; thanks for what you do to keep our runners fed and hydrated and feeding our medical team. Thanks also to the Litchfield Lions Club.
Thanks to Litchfield Ford, Litchfield Property Care, Commercial Sewing, Farmington Valley Equipment, The Forman School-Scott McCarty and Adam Man--Zeller Tire, Goff's Equipment Service, Action Wildlife-Jim Mazzerelli, for the use of their vehicles. Thanks to the Town and Borough of Litchfield, First Selectman Leo Paul, Bartlett Tree and Nathan Keller, USA Hauling and Recycling, Raz Alexe and the Litchfield Highway Department. Our Highway Department goes above and beyond the call of duty to get our course in tip top shape.
Thanks to the White Memorial Foundation for the use of their preserve as part of our racecourse. Special thanks to Forman School and Scott McCarty for their invaluable production assistance and housing.
Thank you to Norcomct/Northeastern Communications for the donation of our radios. Thank you to Murphy's Pharmacy for the strategic placement of a necessary commodity.  continued