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DEEP receives grant for removel of marine debris left by Sandy
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Marine Debris Program has awarded $752,822 to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection for the removal from Connecticut's shoreline of marine debris left by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Arts and Cultural Commission Closer to a Reality in Branford
A proposal to create an Arts and Cultural Commission has cleared one hurdle and now heads to the RTM for a full vote next month.
Branford Woman Accused of Assaulting Milford Hospital Employee
Milford police say Brianna Coy, 24, of Monticello Drive, is accused of causing a disturbance and striking a Milford Hospital staff member.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Black Hawk And The Community Program Collects Toys, Books, Diapers
The Black Hawk of Niantic has once again had two very successful fireworks cruises to benefit the local community as part of the Black Hawk and the Community program.
Home In Branford Offers Options For Everyone
Schulefand's restaurant, called Home, is a stylish yet cozy space that he hopes customers find relaxing and accommodating.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Hillary Clinton Appearance Draws More Than 1,000 in Madison
Will she or won't she, that seems to be the question on everyone's minds, but one thing was for certain Saturday, and that is possible U.S. Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton was in Madison.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
East Haven Police Investigate Fatal Motorcycle Accident
East Haven Police Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that occurred Friday evening on Circle Drive, the New Haven Register reports.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Branford Police Arrests Include Harassment and Larcenies
The following information is provided by the Branford Police Department. Paul W. McGuire, 43, of Hickory Woods Lane, charged with first-degree criminal trespass and sixth-degree larceny.
Stony Creek Brewery Breaks Ground in Branford
Stony Creek Brewery has broken ground for construction of a new craft brewery, to be located on the waterfront in Branford CT at 5 Indian Neck Avenue.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Beetle that kills ash trees now in four Connecticut counties
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station announced today that the emerald ash borer infestation, previously centered in New Haven County, has expanded into Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, and Middlesex counties and has now been detected in a total of 38 towns.
Sharon MacKinnel Retires from Tisko
After 36 years with Branford Public Schools, Tisko School kindergarten teacher Sharon MacKinnel has a treasure trove of special memories, gifts, and notes from appreciative parents and students, including this beautiful planter signed and decorated by her 2013-'14 class.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Branford Police Arrests Include Assaults and Larcenies
Rashonne T. Anderson, 32, of Hine Street in West Haven, charged with fifth-degree larceny.
Yale Pulls Controversial Expansion Plans in Branford
More than 200 Branford residents came out to oppose Yale University's proposal to purchase properties at 27 Highland Avenue and 158 Clark Avenue in an effort to construct a larger building to stow their sailboards there and house staffers, the New Haven Register reports.
The Hartford Courant
Severe Weather Continues, Raising Flood Threat And Causing Power Outages Around State
A second round of storms rolled through the state Tuesday night, causing power outages and threatening severe flooding, according to Fox CT meteorologist Matt Scott.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Warrant: Woman Choked Man With Bed Sheet
A Middletown woman told police she used a torn bed sheet to choke a man to death at the Branford Motel on July 3 because she was being physically abused, according to an arrest warrant.
Hot Or Cold, Lobster Rolls Are Worth The Drive
At least once a summer, , I have to have a lobster roll - preferably consumed at a picnic table with a salt water view.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Davidson: Don't reinvent the wheel
You no doubt have heard the saying, "Don't reinvent the wheel." This is really a clichA© that simply means to not waste your time doing something or working on something that has already been perfected, more or less.
Branford Police Arrests Include Larceny and Threatening Charges
The Branford police blotter since Monday includes: ji Shipping, 40, charged with disorderly conduct.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
East Haven and Branford Residents Wake Up to Discolored Water
The Regional Water Authority is urging Branford and East Haven residents to review the condition of their drinking water and consider using bottled water this morning, WTNH News 8 reports.