Business owner Ann Nevel has announced her business, The Firehouse, a clothing and gift boutique that began in New Milford and moved to New Preston, will close at the end of the month.

The Firehouse is also offering an ongoing attic treasures sale with choice items from Ms. Nevel's private collection as well as props, display pieces and fixtures from the store.

Patrons are asked to call the store, located at 11 Main St. -- above Dawn's Boutiques --to confirm hours between now and the end of the month.

For more information, call 860-868-6838 or email, or visit

Nicholas/Tobin & Associates in New Milford is hosting a sweepstakes drawing on its Facebook page.

The contest will run through July 31 at 11:27 a.m.

For more information, visit

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