Tag Archives: Hurricane Irene preperation

High school football schedules affected by Hurricane Irene

27 Aug

The impending threat from Hurricane Irene has forced Connecticut high school football teams to adjust their preseason practice schedules.

Read the New Haven Register story on rescheduled pre-season matchups this weekend.

For more cancellations, closings, and emergency announcements, follow @nhregister, @registercitizen and @middletownpress on Twitter, as well as the #ctirene hashtag.


Torrington and Litchfield prepare for Hurricane Irene impact

27 Aug

This weekend’s key coverage from The Register Citizen as Torrington braces for Hurricane Irene’s impact.

MAP: Litchfield County flooding and evacuation info

SUPPLIES: Where can you still get batteries, water, bread, etc?

LIVE WEATHER CAM: From the RC Newsroom

STAY CONNECTED: Sign up for text alerts for your mobile phone

PREP CHECKLIST: Check out this interactive graphic

PLACES OF WORSHIP: Updated schedule

Preparing for Hurricane Irene: New Haven Register coverage from September 26

26 Aug

Here are some of the New Haven Register’s key Irene stories from Friday as Connecticut scrambled to prepare for Hurricane Irene’s impact this weekend.

Hurricane warning issued for Connecticut; Malloy urges evacuations in flood prone areas

Emergency shelters set up in New Haven

Cancellations and postponements in Greater New Haven

The scene at groceries stores, and shopping markets

Milford mayor advises residents to get outta town

How can you prepare for Irene?

Transit shutdown ordered in NYC

How can you obtain the Hurricane Irene news you need?

26 Aug

Hurricane Irene is expected to hit Connecticut Sunday and in addition to being prepared for the storm, there are many ways you can keep receiving important information and updates as it occurs. There also was ways for you to report problems that arise.

Read this New Haven Register post on how to stay Connecticut before, during and after the storm strikes Connecticut.