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33rd Senate District hopefuls face off in debate
From left, Green Party candidate Colin Bennett, Republican Sen. Art Linares and Democrat candidate Emily Bjornberg share a laugh Tuesday after their 33rd District Senate race debate at Lyme Old Lyme Middle School. For more photos of the debate, as well as to watch a video of the event, visit www.theday.com.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
23rd House, 33rd Senate debates in Old Lyme Sept. 16
Candidates for the 23rd House District and the 33rd State Senate will debate Tuesday, Sept. 16 at Lyme-Old Lyme Middle School at 53 Lyme Street.
Republican Senator Art Linares and Democratic Challenger Emily...
Republic State Senators Art Linares and Democratic challenger Emily Bjornberg have agreed to at least three public debates for their election contest in the 12-town 33rd Senate district, though Bjornberg is calling for at least one more face-off to be held in one of the northern towns of the district. In a separate campaign development, Colin Bennett of Westbrook has been endorsed the receive the Green Party line on the Nov. 4 ballot.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
TTYS Babysitter First Aid and CPR Training Program - Starts Sep. 23
Tri-Town Youth Services will offer the American Heart Association's Pediatric First Aid and CPR course along with a babysitter certificate program on Tuesday evenings, Sept.
Boys and Girls Scouts Sign up Nights - Sep. 9 and 10
Boy Scouts of America Connecticut Rivers Council and Girl Scouts of Connecticut want you to join in the fun.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Region 4 Schools Open Thursday for 2014-2015 Academic Year
REGION 4 - Region 4 schools open Thursday for the 2014-2015 academic year with two new administrators and 16 new teachers, along with a new system that provides a faster assessment of student performance in the classroom.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Rep. Phil Miller Named 2014 Champion by CT League of Conservation Voters
The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters has named State Representative Phil Miller as a 2014 Legislative Champion for his leadership on GMO legislation and the statewide water plan.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Deep River Planning and Zoning Approves Used Car Dealership at 444 Main Street
After two years of disputes, the planning and zoning commission Thursday gave a quick and unanimous special permit approval for a used motor vehicle dealership in a portion of a former industrial building at 444 Main St. The approval for local resident George Bartlett Jr. ends a two-year controversy that beginning in 2012 led to two lawsuits and ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Two education groups endorse Bjornberg for 33rd Senate District
The Connecticut Education Association and the Connecticut affiliate of the American Federation of Teachers have endorsed Emily Bjornberg, a Democratic candidate for the state Senate's 33rd District.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
National Public Radio
Elephant Slaughter, African Slavery And America's Pianos
Louis E. Pratt, master ivory cutter for Pratt, Read & Co., shows off eight ivory tusks, April 1, 1955.