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One happy ending, but too much cruelty
After reading the article in the Day newspaper, "Dog abandoned in Groton finds home with Westerly family," , it leaves no doubt in my mind: angels do exist.
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Sun Mar 16, 2014
LNVA seeks artwork for final biennial show
The Latin Network for the Visual Arts invites Latin artists to submit work to be considered for Latin Views 2014, its seventh and final biennial exhibition at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point Campus in Groton at the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art in the Branford House Mansion.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
An unexpected windfall in Groton
The town manager's proposed $122.84 million budget for the coming fiscal year represents a dramatic shift in the revenue picture for Groton, as the budget would increase spending, hold the tax rate steady and yet set aside $1.8 million in each of the next two years to offset losses from the demolition of Pfizer's Building 118.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
UConn to tear down a eyesorea at Groton campus
The University of Connecticut plans to spend $10 million of its NextGenCT funding to demolish a vacant building that divides the Avery Point campus in two.
Legislators show support for health centers in two Groton schools
Local legislators and school officials testified Friday in support of opening health centers at two Groton elementary schools that serve the children of sailors stationed at the Naval Submarine Base.
Eastern Connecticut's Premier Home Show: April 12 & 13
The Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut and the Builders and Remodelers Association of Eastern Connecticut, Inc. have partnered again to stage the region's only truly local home show, Eastern Connecticut's Premier Home Show, featuring more than 60 vendors.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Mystic Woman's Club Cookbook - Sharing Our Best
The Mystic Woman's Club has published a cookbook entitled "Sharing Our Best". It is filled with favorite recipes from club members, their families, friends and even some local restaurants.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Dormant idea for heritage park gets new look from lawmakers
Local legislators are trying to revive the Thames River Heritage Park, first proposed in the late 1980s, and to do so, they are proposing to eliminate an advisory board made up of municipal representatives.
Groton gets explanation on how priorities are set for playing fields
Parks and Recreation Director Mark Berry told the Town Council Tuesday that groups are given priority to use playing fields in this order: Parks and Recreation first, then Robert E. Fitch High School, Groton youth sports leagues, resident adult sports and outside groups.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Police investigating burglaries from East Lyme to Rhode Island
Groton Town police say they are working with other local law enforcement agencies to solve a recent rash of commercial burglaries.
Groton hears calls to be friendlier to businesses
With its longtime director less than three weeks from retirement, the Office of Planning and Development Services has become the subject of much debate recently with town councilors and merchants among those saying the department needs to change the way it does business.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Voila: New London is saved
Earlier this year, in welcoming the new president of Connecticut College, Katherine Bergeron, to New London, I suggested she might want to have lunch with Mayor Daryl Finizio, to help warm up town-gown relations.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Building a U.S. military for the future
In its overall approach and philosophy, the military portion of President Barack Obama's budget proposal is sound.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Hong Kong: A Very Reliable Jurisdiction
It is possible to incorporate a limited company in Hong Kong in just one week with a share capital of only US$1.
KBE Building Corp. Completes Construction of Groton Commissary to...
KBE Building Corporation has completed construction for a $14.5 million, 57,000 square-foot commissary in Groton, Connecticut.
Sex charges dismissed when alleged victim declines to testify
New London Superior Court Judge Hillary B. Strackbein dismissed sexual assault charges against two men with prior sex assault convictions Monday after the alleged victim, a teen-age boy, decided he did not want to testify at trial.
Disabled Vet Has Car Stolen, Still Told to Pay Taxes On It
The attack submarine USS Virginia departs Naval Submarine Base New London to begin her first scheduled full-length deployment, October 2009.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Call to Artists: Latin Network for the Visual Arts Accepting...
The Latin Network for the Visual Arts invites Latin artists to submit artwork to be considered for Latin Views 2014, its 7th and final Biennial Exhibition at the University of Connecticut's Avery Point Campus in Groton at the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art in the historic Branford House Mansion.
Noank School Groton Community Garden Project Meeting
There is a meeting scheduled on the Noank School Garden proposal, open to the Public and Town Officials, on Thursday March 13, 2014 at the Groton Public Library from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM.
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Reader Submitted: Call For Artists
Call for artists: Art on Groton Bank is holding its 8th annual outdoor art show on the grounds of Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument Street, Groton, on July 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.