Kent Ice Watch: To be or not to be?

KENT — The annual Ice Watch, a fundraiser for the Kent Volunteer Fire Department (KVFD), is underway. 

This year’s Ice Watch takes on special significance since people have been literally watching the ice more closely than ever before, because of the ice jam that formed on the Housatonic River in mid-January, making state and national headlines. 

At 12 feet thick and two miles long at its peak, the ice jam drew news crews and visitors from across the region.

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