For Doug Humes, retirement is a beginning, not an end

At a retirement party on Sunday, Nov. 19, Doug Humes, left, was presented with gifts including ones from new First Selectman Charlie Perotti, center, and state Rep. Brian Ohler (R-64). Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

Doug Humes is the punch line of that joke about guys who don’t understand what it means to retire.  There was a retirement party for him on Sunday afternoon, Nov.19,at the Couch Pipa VFW hall in North Canaan, but he’s not really retiring. It was a good party, though.

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