The ThriftMart of New Milford will hold an end-of-season sale Sept. 13 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sept. 14 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Fill a bag for $6.

The shop will be closed Sept. 15-16 to restock with fall and winter items.

The store, located behind the professional building between Ring's End lumber and Monroe Muffler along Route 7 South, will reopen Sept. 17.

Ridgefield Fitness Club at 66 Grove St. in Ridgefield has been acquired by The Gym of Southbury.

The club will be rebranded and repositioned as The Gym.

The new owners are boutique health-club operators who own other health clubs, including the New Milford Sports Club.

Principal Seth Hirschel believes the gym is "a perfect fit for the market, offering best in class services with enhanced geographic access to fitness through multi-club access."

Clubwide improvements, including equipment and programming updates, are underway and new rates are planned to increase value and enhance the overall member experience.

For information, call 203-431-7796 or visit

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