PHOTOS: 20 years ago this month in Wallingford - August 1999

PHOTOS: 20 years ago this month in Wallingford - August 1999



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

Bowfinger


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