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Essex Selectmen Hear Concerns About Ivoryton Village Parking Issues
The board of selectmen has received an appeal from business owners for renewed town efforts to increase the availability of free public parking in Ivoryton village.
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Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Walkers And Riders Invited To Join In Celebrating 10 Years Of The Quinimay Trail
The Bridle Path Conservancy , a local non-profit group dedicated to preserving passive, multi-use trails in Connecticut, welcomes horseback riders, mountain bikers and walkers to a Trail Ride/Walk and BBQ on Saturday, Aug. 23. The event is co-sponsored by the BPC's sister club and the Lower Connecticut River Valley Horsemen's Club.
Democratic state Senate candidate Bjornberg qualifies for public financing
Democratic State Senate Candidate Emily Bjornberg of Lyme announced Thursday that her campaign has qualified for public financing in compliance with Connecticut's clean elections initiative, the Citizens' Election Program.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Deep River Man Changes Plea In Fatal Armed Robbery And Police Shootout
A Deep River man pleaded no contest Tuesday to charges stemming from his role in a fatal April 2013 armed robbery and police chase and shootout along Connecticut's shoreline.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Arrest Warrant Issued for Suspect in Branford Motel Murder
Detectives have identified a suspect in the murder of a Deep River man who was found dead Thursday in a motel room on East Main Street .
All Fired Up: Traveling Roadside Barbecue
At 28 feet long and weighing five tons, the black steel mobile barbecue pit stops traffic.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
40th Annual Connecticut River Raft Race - Aug. 2
During the winter of 1974 a group of shoreline friends met up one evening to discuss the idea of starting a new local event, to be run in the summertime and ultimately benefit local charities.
Incumbent State Senator Linares Faces Strong Challenge from Democrat Bjornberg in 33rd District
Determined to recapture the state senate seat in the 33rd District, which Democrats held for many years, a united Democratic Party has now fielded Emily Bjornberg, as the party's candidate.
New Application for 444 Main Street Requires Variances from Deep River Zoning Board
The new special permit application to allow a used motor vehicle dealership at 444 Main Street will require approval of variances from the zoning board of appeals before it can proceed to a scheduled July 17 public hearing before the planning and zoning commission.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Robert Siegrist of Haddam is New Republican Candidate in 36th House District
Robert Siegrist of Haddam has been nominated as the Republican challenger in the 36th house District after the candidate nominated at the party convention last month, Chester Harris of Haddam Neck, withdrew to run for lieutenant governor on a conservative petition ticket.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
Fifers, drummers get ready to jam in
They can keep a beat, set a ceremonious tone and keep musical traditions alive -- all of which will be happening this weekend when members of area fife and drum corps come together in Milford.