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Family fight over property moves into political arena
Geoffrey Jones, who is fighting Democratic state Rep. Elissa Wright in court over a deteriorating family home in Essex, said Tuesday he will seek the Republican nomination to run against her for the 41st House District seat.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Three men arrested in Mystic gas station robbery
Police arrested three men early this morning in connection with armed robbery of a Mobil gas station in the Mystic section of town.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Mystic food impresarios can't stop thinking big
Thirty-five-year-old Daniel Meiser quips that his brother has diagnosed him with "entrepreneurial ADD" and says he's not sure whether that's a compliment.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Morgan documentary premieres at the Garde May 4
Shipwrights at the Mystic Seaport's H.B. duPont Preservation Shipyard step the mainmast of the whaleship Charles W. Morgan on Nov. 14, 2013.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Lending growth lifts Chelsea Groton profits
Chelsea Groton Bank saw its profits increase by 17 percent last year, according to financial results released Thursday, thanks largely to one of its best years ever for loan originations.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Region reaps two NEA grants
A $30,000 grant will support the Goodspeed's new production of Irving Berlin's "Holiday Inn," and a $10,000 grant will go toward Mystic Ballet's commissioning of new works for The Choreography Project.
Celebrate Earth Day
The Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut in Niantic is focusing its school vacation program on the theme of "Back to Nature" from 8:30 a.m. to noon today and Friday.
Mystic dot-com entrepreneur gives credit to SBA loan
Sekhar Naik had the ear Tuesday of U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney and New England's regional administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration when he explained how a federally guaranteed loan helped launch his new cloud-based hiring system called Voice Glance.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Newspaper corrections for April 16, 2014
A Travel article about the Mystic, Conn., area misstated the locations of Groton and New London in relation to Mystic.
Mystic Writer's Colony Open Mic
The Mystic Writer's Colony will launch with its first open mic night. Writers of all genres, including musicians, ages 13+ are welcome to share their work! Each reader/singer will be limited to 3 minutes .
Mystic Country rolling out region's latest tourism guide
A new edition of a popular guide to the region's tourism attractions became available Monday, emphasizing fresh photography and detailed maps.
Double the art at MAC
Concurrent exhibitions are on display in the Mystic Arts Center. The annual juried show, titled "The Blues," is one - and the intriguing theme should provide all sorts of inspiration for the artists.
Mystic to get playground in honor of Newtown girl
The field behind the Mystic YMCA is the future home of a playground dedicated to one of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Small Business Luncheon in Mystic
On Tuesday, April 15, the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern CT will host some heavy hitters in business development, including Administrator of the US Small Business Administration of all of New England, the head of the CT Small Business Dev Center, and the CT dept of Economic and Cultural Development.
Stonington board restores portion of cuts to proposed school budget
The Board of Finance voted 4-2 Monday night to restore $270,000 of the $525,000 it cut from the proposed 2014-15 school budget, despite hundreds of residents urging them to restore the entire amount at last week's public hearing.
"So Long From Home" by Geoff Kaufman
Mystic Seaport head chanteyman and Sea Music Festival organizer Geoff Kaufman will present 'So Long From Home: A CT War of 1812 Tale in Prose and Song.'
UPDATED: Eight Groton restaurants cited for serving alcohol to minors
Eight restaurants and bars have been cited for allegedly selling alcohol to minors Saturday night during checks of 22 businesses, town police and the state Department of Consumer Protection said Monday.
Tell Me Something: Lisa Tepper Bates describes her ideal road trip
Lisa Tepper Bates has been the executive director of the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness since May 2013.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
33rd Annual Good Friday Walk
The 33rd annual Good Friday Walk sponsored by the Mystic Area Ecumenical Council will be held on April 18. Registration is at the Mystic Congregational Church from 7 to 9 a.m. The scenic seven-mile route travels from Mystic Congregational Church to Old Mystic Methodist Church and back.