Ridgefield HamletHub's Greatest Hits of 2017

Joyful anticipation of what’s to come, appreciation what was, mixed with good-riddance (for good measure), join forces as 2017 comes to a close. New Year’s Eve is a time of celebration and reflection.

We want to thank you, our HamletHub readers, for allowing us to share your stories, accomplishments, news, and vignettes.  Your valuable contributions, unwavering community support, and heartfelt sentiment make Ridgefield the special town it is.

Topping our greatest hit list are two articles that combined, received more than 30,000 hits:

Rolling Stones Legend Donates Auction Proceeds to Ridgefield Nonprofits and

Hallmark's Coming Home for Christmas Features Main Street Ridgefield

Additional heavy hitters:


  Ridgefield Named Third Safest City in the United States


Dreams Come True: Ridgefield Prom Story Encore


Grammy Award winners Peter Yarrow & Noel Paul Stookey bring iconic folk-singing to Ridgefield Playhouse

Renowned Pizza Master Brings Italy to Main Street Ridgefield


      Letter to the Editor: Desperate Attempt to Defend Ridgefield Home


        Seasoned Restaurateur to Open Red Rooster Pub in Former Toscana Location


       I Need You! America returns to Ridgefield Playhouse on November 12

                    Candlelight Vigil Tonight in Ballard Park in Support of Immigrant & Human Rights


         Guest Bartending Night at Gallo with Karaoke & Trivia Benefits Ridgefield Library


         Ridgefield Holiday Stroll Ends With Marriage Proposal on Main Street!


       Congratulations to Allison Stockel: Connecticut's 2017 Arts Hero!

                     Ridgefield Public Schools Announces 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year


   RHS Elite Eight Sign to NCAA Member Schools!

                     Heaven Gets A Walking Angel: Michael Nardone of Ridgefield Has Died

                      Twelve RHS Students named National Merit Finalists

Thank you for allowing HamletHub to be with you in 2017 - through the sunny days and stormy nights - we’ve loved every minute of it.

Here’s to a brand new year filled with joy, laughter, friends, family, and everything local!