Men's touch football to meet Monday

The 47th season of New Milford Parks & Recreation men's touch football will kick off Sunday at Marx Park with a doubleheader at Marx Park along Housatonic Avenue.

Five teams will grace the league for Sunday twinbills at Mark Park and Wednesday doubleheaders at Young's Field.

Opening the action Sunday will be Gargon Construction vs. YardApes Landscaping at 9 a.m. Defending champion H & R Block will tackle Sports Page Cafe at 10:30 a.m.

The Family Laundry will draw a bye and await its Sept. 9 debut.

The regular season will extend through late October when the top four teams will battle in playoffs for the league championship.

For information, e-mail Jason Maxwell at or call the Parks & Recreation office at (860) 355-6050.