The public is welcome Thursday, Aug. 27 to stop by the Greater New Milford Spectrum and News-Times office at 45B Main Street in New Milford to visit with staff members.

The occasion will be an open house in recognition of Spectrum editor Norm Cummings’ upcoming retirement.

Open house hours will be from 4 to 7 p.m. However, anyone may visit during office hours that day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as well.