from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northwest Connecticut west of Hartford. The process of milk homogenization was invented here. Population: 35,900.


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  • TORRINGTON - An apparently sick raccoon wandered around downtown Torrington on Monday morning, scaring shoppers as it ran through the Torrington Plaza.

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  • TORRINGTON - A 20-year-old Torrington man who police say stole $1,500 worth of cans and bottles last year from a Harwinton woman collecting them for charity was arrested at his home Tuesday.

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  • According to Ancestry. com records I found, Seth Wetmore was b. 1761 in Torrington, CN.

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  • Izabela Murray says she bought a container of raspberries at the Stop & Shop in Torrington, and it wasn't until she sat down in front of the TV and started eating did she realize the dangerous creature was in there.

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  • This was the story of Jason Lind, a teenager in Torrington, Connecticut, who suffered terrible burns on a Friday night in January.

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  • A failure to communicate | Torrington board asks about consultant cost Never-say-die Hearts capture Class M title Torrington comes up basket shy of Class L title Windsor holds off Crosby for Class LL crown Crosby dropped by Windsor 72-69 (31)

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  • At 10: 08 p.m. on Friday, January 26, fire fighters were called to a house in Torrington.

    Rush to Judgment

  • Anyone with information is asked to call Torrington police at (860) 489-2008.

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  • It was the first time, she knew, that a boy from the board school had ever been admitted to this exclusive grammar school known as 'Torrington's'; and she had watched anxiously each day, to find out whether the lads were treating their poorer companion kindly and courteously, and thus far she had been perfectly satisfied.

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  • But the bill's wording also allows towns such as Torrington,

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