Colebrook Store celebrates 225th anniversary

Colebrook Store Owner Jodi Marinelli and sister Jesse Marinelli at the store’s 225th anniversary party on Sunday, Aug. 13. Photo by Alicia Kirsch

COLEBROOK — The Colebrook Store celebrated its 225th anniversary on Sunday, Aug. 13. Festivities were held all over the town in honor of the event. 

“We’ve been planning this event since last winter,” said Colebrook Preservation Society President Bob Lord. As part of the event, hamburgers and hot dogs were served by the store outside and people could go bobbing for apples or decorate cupcakes. To round off the evening there was a dance party.

Volunteer Sally Bainbridge was the organizer for the party itself.

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