WALLINGFORD – Twenty years ago this month resident took part in many summer traditions while getting ready for the school year to start.
A drought in the region caused some of the reservoirs to run low and created mass patches of brown grass throughout the region.
Crews began prepping to demolish buildings on Route 5 to make way for the Home Depot store construction.
The Wallingford Invitational Scoccer Tournament drew people from across the region for the annual tournament.
Music hits from August 1999:
“Genie in a Bottle” by Christina Aguilera
“All Star” by Smashmouth
“Summer Girls” by LFO
“Tell me it’s real” by K-Ci & JoJo
At the movies in August 1999
The Iron Giant
The Sixth Sense
Mickey Blue Eyes