Special Olympics

Cheshire Company Buys Farmington Polo Grounds For $1.6M

FARMINGTON — The Farmington Polo Grounds, which had been in foreclosure proceedings for years, has been purchased for $1.68 million by a Cheshire company. Town Farm Development LLC, a subsidiary of Cheshire-based Bozzuto's Inc., purchased the property at 152 Town Farm Road on July 28, according to town records. Buzzuto's, a wholesale food distributor, organizes the annual Connecticut Dream Ride, a large fundraising event to benefit Special Olympics. Kevin Daly, vice president and general counsel of Bozzuto's, said the company's primary reason for purchasing the property was to hold the Dream Ride, which took place this year from Aug. 21 to 23. The Dream Ride has...