LISTEN:  Jane Montanaro on WNPR

LISTEN: Jane Montanaro on WNPR

Jane Montanaro visited the WNPR studio this week to discuss a recent settlement agreement involving two threatened historic hotels in downtown Willimantic.  Click here to listen to the conversation, starting at minute 16:12.  Photo credit to WNPR, and here’s...
Town of Fairfield Recognizes Merit Award Winner

Town of Fairfield Recognizes Merit Award Winner

As reported by Fairfield’s Hamlet Hub (which deserves the photo credit for the above image),  Fairfield resident Jeffrey Taylor received special recognition from First Selectman Mike Tetreau and Selectmen Bateson and Tymniak for the Connecticut Trust Award of...
In the News: Impact of CT Trust Grant on Hampton Home

In the News: Impact of CT Trust Grant on Hampton Home

The Hartford Courant featured a story about our recent grant recipient, the Edwin Way Teale House in Hampton.  Teale, a naturalist, wrote among other things,Wandering Through Winter, which earned a Pulitzer-Prize.  The Teales donated the property to the Connecticut...
Preservation Awardee Featured in Cottages & Gardens

Preservation Awardee Featured in Cottages & Gardens

Cottages & Gardens just featured a short story about a 2010 Preservation Award Winner, the Orient House, which has been listed for sale.  (Photo above courtesy Cottages & Gardens.) Here is our description of the Orient House from our Local Historic Districts...
The Reviews Are In!

The Reviews Are In!

Connecticut Architecture: Stories of 100 Places has caught the eye of local newspapers and stations. In several interviews listed below Deputy Director, Chris Wigren offers his methodology and hopes for the way the book will be used. “Chris Wigren fractures the...