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Old Mystic Post office could shift hours
Today more than a dozen residents packed the little post office to hear from U.S. Postal Service representatives who came to discuss a recent survey given to residents about possible cost cutting measures.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Morgan scheduled to arrive in New London on Wednesday
Nearing the end of its summer tour of historic New England ports, the whaling ship Charles W. Morgan is scheduled to arrive at City Pier at about 11 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Police logs - July 29
Steven P. Sladdin, 35, of Willimantic was charged Monday with interfering with a police officer, first-degree trespass and two counts of sixth-degree larceny.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Frizzante: A Playground For Wine Lovers
Frizzante Champagne and Wine Bar in North Stonington may look like it's off the beaten path, but it's actually quite strategically placed.
Events planned for Battle of Stonington's 200th anniversary
The Stonington Historical Society has announced a list of upcoming activities to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Stonington.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Business in Brief - July 27, 2014
R&W Heating Energy Solutions will hold an Energy Show on Saturday, Aug. 2 from 9-11 a.m. at their office at 10 Witter Road, Salem.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Mystic Seaport and Mashantucket Pequot Museum receive grant for Indian Whalers Project
Mystic Seaport and the Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center on Friday announced receipt of a $30,095 grant from Connecticut Humanities to support a project called Connecticut Indian Whalers: Work, Community, and Life at Sea.
Learning from Mystic
Synergies and partnerships with other community organizations is what makes Mystic Seaport the success it is, according to Coun.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Stonington selectmen question proposed Davis Farm acquisition
The Board of Selectmen plans to meet with members of the Conservation Commission to get a better understanding of why the commission is recommending the town spend $200,000 from its open space fund to help preserve 168 acres of the Davis Farm in Pawcatuck.
Mystic Seaport offers Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous
Classic ships - beautifully restored, lovingly displayed - gather at Mystic Seaport this weekend for the annual Antique and Classic Boat Rendezvous.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Dawn Princess brings tourist dollars ashore
The 864 foot cruise ship arrived with 2,000 passengers and more than 900 crew members on board.
Summer jobs program a boon to region's youth
Virtually everyone does, those behind the Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board's Summer Youth Employment Program agreed Monday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Mystic Bank Robbery at Gunpoint: Suspect Photo Released by Police
Stonington police shared a photo of the man suspected of robbing People's United Bank on Roosevelt Avenue in Mystic on Friday, July 18. The description of the suspect, as reported by WTNH , is as follows: African American or Hispanic male Late 20s or early 30s 5'9a€3 to 5'11a€3 tall Heavy build Short trimmed beard Clothes: Ball cap, long sleeve ... (more)
Waterford Police Seeking Info on Mystic-Area Man
The Waterford Police are attempting to contact Andrew SwiAatoslaw Roes, who lives in the Mystic area and was born in 1992, according to police.
Keeping tabs on invasive shrimp in local waters
Rebecca Barnard, a 2013 Temple University graduate, uses a large net to sweep the water for native and non-native shrimp along the dock at the Old Saybrook Town Dock Friday.
Mystic Arts Center plans gallery for Emporium building
The Mystic Arts Center has announced that it plans to open its 15 Water Street Gallery later this year in its newly purchased building that once housed the Emporium for four decades.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Intervention sought in Poquonnock Bridge Fire District's pending layoffs
The lack of sufficient emergency response that will occur after the Poquonnock Bridge Fire District lays off nine firefighters "borders on the criminal," and the town or state needs to step in, the president of the Old Mystic Fire District board of directors has written to the Groton Town Council.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Stonington Police investigate People's United Bank robbery
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning.
Charleston City Paper
167 Raw serves up plenty of seafood, but more importantly hearty lobstah rolls
The last time I ate a lobster roll it was at a seaside shack a few miles outside of Mystic, Conn., lobster roll sacred ground, as it were.
Senator Maynard to Hold Public Office Hours Sunday in Mystic and Monday in Plainfield
State Senator Andrew Maynard will hold public office hours this Sunday, July 20th , from Noon until 2 pm at the Mystic Denison Farmers' Market located at 120 Pequotsepos Road, Mystic , and then again on Monday, July 21 , from 6 pm until 8 pm at the Plainfield Town Hall Auditorium located at 8 Community Avenue, Plainfield .