Wednesday, August 04, 2021

Branford Photo Galleries

Wednesday July 15th, 2021: Branford held its first Shake Rattle & Roll the Vintage Car Display with DJ Dennis Nardella spinning classic 50s music event on the Branford Green.

Two-year-old Gianna Freda is given a boost by her father Michael Freda as they look at a classic Thunderbird.


The new ongoing event will be held f6-8pm on Wednesday nights on the green for the rest of the summer.
 




For more information call Colin Sheehan at parks & Rec 203-415-7096


Photo by Susan Lambert/The Sound

Shake Rattle & Roll on the Branford Green

Published July 20, 2021 11:11 a.m. • 7 Photos
Branford held their fireworks celebration on Saturday June 26, 2021 at Foote Park. Wesley Bunnell / The Sound

Branford Fireworks Celebration

Published June 29, 2021 11:35 a.m. • 18 Photos
Haddam Killingworth High School held held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2021 on Wednesday June 16, 2021 at the high school. Class Salutatorian Julian Spector. Wesley Bunnell / The Source

Something to Celebrate: HKHS Class of 2021

Published June 22, 2021 04:17 p.m. • 57 Photos
Branford High School held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2021 on Friday June 18, 2021 on the school´s football field. Class President Ashley Duong, 2nd L, is followed by Treasurer Noor Issa at the beginning of the ceremony. Wesley Bunnell / The Sound

Something to Celebrate: BHS Class of 2021

Published June 22, 2021 04:18 p.m. • 54 Photos
Old Saybrook High School held Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2021 June 16th at 5 p.m. on the field behind the school. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/Harbor News

Something to Celebrate: OSHS Class of 2021

Published June 22, 2021 04:14 p.m. • 127 Photos
Guilford High School held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2021 on Thursday June 17, 2021 on the town green. Joe Conover after receiving his diploma. Wesley Bunnell / The Courier

Something to Celebrate: GHS Class of 2021

Published June 22, 2021 04:15 p.m. • 62 Photos
The Morgan School held ist Commencement Exercises for the Class of 2021 on June 16th at 6p.m.  on the field behind the school. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/Harbor News

Something to Celebrate: MHS Class of 2021

Published June 22, 2021 04:12 p.m. • 40 Photos
SCC Western Sectional Wednesday afternoon at Bowen Field, New Haven.  300 Meter Hurdles: Ryan Hanniford 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford’s Track Teams See Success at West Sectionals

Published May 25, 2021 03:26 p.m. • 27 Photos
Branford High School held the Senior Prom at the Owenego Inn & Beach Club,  Branford on a beautiful Friday night. Bo Brainerd, Shae Lepre, Anna Dendas pose for a photo for Kayla Colaccio. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

BHS Class of 2021 Senior Prom

Published May 25, 2021 11:08 a.m. • 11 Photos
Branford Golf Team took on Lyman Hall at the Pine Orchard Country Club. Justin Acquarulo 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Boys’ Golf Earns Win Victory Versus Lyman Hall

Published May 11, 2021 04:14 p.m. • 14 Photos
Branford High School Performing Arts rehearsed for the upcoming musical Little Shop of Horrors Friday afternoon. The show opens on Wednesday May 12th 7pm, continues May 13th 7pm, Friday May 14th, Saturday May 15th 1 pm and 8pm and Sunday May 16th at 2pm.  Limited tickets are available for live performances 100 max, COVID protocols including social distancing and masks required at all time. Virtual options are also in the works. Dorian Hayes(DJ) talks with Liev Shipitalnik (Seymour)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Two Casts Perform BHS ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

Published May 07, 2021 12:01 a.m. • 16 Photos
Branford Boys Lacrosse took on Sheehan at home. Cameron Paleski  (36)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford-East Haven Boys’ Lacrosse Takes Home Defeat to Sheehan

Published May 04, 2021 04:00 p.m. • 31 Photos
The Legacy Theatre held a ribbon cutting celebration for their grand opening on Friday April 23, followed by a sold out performance by  Broadway and Television Star Telly Leung at 7pm. The Stony Creek Fife and Drum Corps played for a delighted crowd gathered for the Legacy's opening. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Legacy Theatre CT Celebrates Grand Opening

Published April 29, 2021 12:01 a.m. • 48 Photos
Branford Girls Lacrosse lost 4-16 to Daniel Hand at Home. Jocelyn Smestad  (3), Jennifer Antell  (6), Ellena Galdenzi (40), Catherine Duffy (21)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Lacrosse Takes Loss Against Hand

Published April 27, 2021 04:47 p.m. • 28 Photos
Keely Baisden Knudsen the 
Artistic Director and Co-Founder of the Legacy Theatre gave a behind the scenes preview of the construction progress before the upcoming grand opening on April 23, 2021
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Silver Linings As Legacy Theatre Opening Approaches

Published April 26, 2021 12:01 a.m. • 16 Photos
Branford baseball lost 5-8 to East Haven at The Pit - Kennedy Field, East Haven. Collin McNeil  (13)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Baseball Takes Defeat in East Haven

Published April 20, 2021 04:11 p.m. • 36 Photos
Branford Softball beat Daniel Hand 12-10 at home. Isabelle Michaud (9), Jade Bocciarelli  (4) and Kaitlyn Dugan (8) in the outfield. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Softball Wins Slugfest Against Hand

Published April 20, 2021 04:11 p.m. • 26 Photos
Branford girls Lacrosse scrimaged Johathan Law at home. Isla Lionetti (16)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Lacrosse Plays Home Scrimmage Versus Law

Published April 13, 2021 01:27 p.m. • 30 Photos
Dylan Sachs  (34)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Boys’ Hoops Posts Road Win Over Guilford

Published March 03, 2021 03:15 p.m. • 28 Photos
Branford beat North Branford 7-3 at the Northford Ice Pavillion. Michael Farricielli  (20)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Boys’ Hockey Defeats North Branford, 7-3

Published March 03, 2021 03:15 p.m. • 38 Photos
Gabriella Lucertini  (23)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Hoops Loses Road Game Against North Haven

Published March 03, 2021 03:15 p.m. • 12 Photos
The United Methodist Church  held a Souper Bowl of Caring, which is a national movement working to fight hunger and poverty in the community, Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the church parking lot, 811 E. Main St., Branford. This was a contact-free canned soup collection event, with monetary donations collected in two pots one for the Buccaneers and one for the Chiefs. All money collected was to support the local food pantries. The volunteers gave out bowls of chili and a box of goodies. Volunteers Laurie gagne and Michael Cartwright waited on Louise Lind 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

One for the Home Team in Branford

Published Feb. 09, 2021 03:36 p.m. • 12 Photos
Essex Elementary School held a Family Night on Feb. 28  with pizza and pajama party, bake sale, raffles, crafts raising money for the Essex Elementary School Foundation. Callie Tyrseck, Mason Faison and Jackson Tyrseck pose for a photo in the cafeteria. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier

A Photographer's Favorite Photos from 2020

Published Dec. 30, 2020 10:43 a.m. • 20 Photos
Branford girls soccer lost to Guilford 0-1 in OT in the SCC Championship game at Guilford High School. Ava Ferrie  (3)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Soccer Takes OT Loss in Divisional Final

Published Nov. 19, 2020 12:01 a.m. • 37 Photos
Shea Lepre 200 Medley Relay
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Swimming Competes Against Hand

Published Oct. 27, 2020 02:54 p.m. • 30 Photos
Peyton Giordano (9),  Paige Kelly  (21)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Girls’ Volleyball Drops Contest to Foran

Published Oct. 27, 2020 02:54 p.m. • 25 Photos
Patrick Zdunek (484), Brennan Hynes  (476)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Cross Country Splits a Tri-Meet

Published Oct. 27, 2020 02:55 p.m. • 34 Photos
The scarecrows were back on the Branford Green. A mild  Saturday morning was a perfect time to visit the Green, catch up with friends, take a walk and buy a homemade pie from the Branford Garden Club. kathleen Von Hofe and little Elaria Kanor check out he scarecrows along Main St, and Town Hall Dr. 
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Scarecrows are Back in Branford

Published Oct. 27, 2020 02:25 p.m. • 25 Photos
The first Stony Creek Rubber Duck Race was run Sunday on the Branford River, with almost 1,000 ducks dropped from a bridge on Indian Neck Ave at 3:15pm to raise awareness and funds for the nonprofit Orchard House Medical Adult Day Center in Branford.  Hosted by John Cadillac Saville with people watching from the road, on boats, and at the Stony Creek Brewery.
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Stony Creek Rubber Duck Race Benefits Orchard House

Published Oct. 21, 2020 10:37 a.m. • 20 Photos
Trey Lawson  (44)
Photo by Kelley Fryer/The Sound

Branford Football Takes Loss to Hand in 7-on-7 Matchup

Published Oct. 21, 2020 11:33 a.m. • 28 Photos