Monday Aug 18
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.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Taste Of The Valley -Tickets on Sale Now - Sep. 5
Taste of the Valley 2014 is an evening of delicious food and great dancing music to benefit Tri-Town Youth Services.
Cappella Cantorum Men's Chorus Concert - Sep. 14
Cappella Cantorum Men's Chorus drawing inspired in St. Paul Lutheran Church in a 2005 concert, drawn by Madeleine Favre of Deep River.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Possible Development Proposal for Deep River Industrial Land Off Route 154
There could be a development proposal for a 59-acre parcel on the east side of Route 154 that was rezoned industrial in 2006.
Mild 2.7 Earthquake Early Thursday was Centered in Deep River
A mild earthquake early Thursday that registered at 2.7 on the Richter Scale was centered in Deep River.
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Meals On Wheels
More calls are coming into the Estuary Council of Seniors, 220 Main St., in Old Saybrook requesting services through the "Meals on Wheels" program.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Endorsed Candidate Tom Foley Carries Area Towns in Republican Gubernatorial Primary Win
Party-endorsed candidate Tom Foley of Greenwich carried Chester, Deep River, and Essex Tuesday on his way to a statewide Republican gubernatorial primary win over his challenger, State Sen. John McKinney of Fairfield.
CDE Co-operative Preschool Gets New Hours
Linda Hall and Donna May will be celebrating their 25th and 20th years, respectively, of educating preschool-aged children in Chester, Deep River, and Essex at the CDE Co-operative Preschool, located on River Street in Deep River.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
TTYS Toddler Playgroup Programs - Start Sep. 17
Calling all toddlers! Tri-Town Youth Services, at 56 High Street in Deep River, offers play groups led by Parent Resource Coordinator, Meredith Adler.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
New Principal to Greet Students in Deep River
Christian Strickland is the new face of the Deep River Elementary School. Chosen by the Deep River Board of Education and Search Committee to serve as the Deep River Elementary School principal, Strickland, who resides in Middletown with his wife and two young sons, is excited about his new position and eager to start the 2014-'15 school year at ... (more)
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Bjornberg Challenges State Senate Race Opponent to 12 Debates in 12 Towns
In hopes of promoting widespread public discussion of state and local issues, Democratic State Senate Candidate Emily Bjornberg proposed today that she and her Republican opponent hold twelve public debates before theNovember 4th General Election, one in each town of the 33rd State Senate District.
Manager sentenced in missing firearms case
The 54-year-old general manager of a gun manufacturer in Deep River has been sentenced to probation for violating federal firearms laws.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
TTYS Babysitter Training Begins - 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.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Deep River Congregational Church Flea Market - Aug. 16
The Deep River Congregational Church Flea Market is being held Saturday, August 16th, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The Flea Market will be held on the church lawn and on Marvin Field, located on Route 154, just as you enter Deep River from the South.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Deep River Congregational Church Rummage Pre-Sale - Aug. 15
The 2014 DRCC Rummage Sale will be enormous this year! The sale include a new huge "Boutique" Room full of collectibles, antiques, vintage and valuable Items rarely found all in one room! The sale also has 5 rooms of household goods, decorative items, toys, sporting and camping goods, craft items, small furniture, seasonal decorations and art.
Deep River Zoning Hearing on 444 Main Street Plans Continued to August 21
The planning and zoning commission has continued its public hearing on a special permit application for a used motor vehicle dealership at 444 Main St. to an Aug. 21 session.