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The Inquirer & Mirror
At the Atheneum: "The Curse"
In his novel "The Curse," author Robert H. Steele presents Josh Williams as a man who believes in himself.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Abuse and neglect of horses on the increase
These two horses, still too skinny from being denied food from their previous owners, are being rehabilitated at H.O.R.S.E. of Connecticut in New Preston, Conn., Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Niantic Bay Boardwalk open and under construction
A sign of progress. For the past two years the west end of the Niantic Bay Boardwalk has been closed off by a gate but now it's open and construction has begun.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Connecticut man gets 3 years in home invasion
A Connecticut man has gotten nearly 3A1 2 years in federal prison for his role in a 2010 home invasion that targeted an associate of a well-known crime family.
Police logs - Aug. 27
Jessica Estrada, 30, of 425 Bridge St. Apt. 122 was charged Tuesday with two counts of second-degree failure to appear in court.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Police logs - Aug. 26
Christopher L. Thomas, 21, of 869 Gungywamp Road was charged Monday with failure to drive in the proper lane on a multiple-lane highway, driving without a license, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and having a weapon in a vehicle.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Paddleboards join water fun fleet
Paddleboarders and kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of fun during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and Kayak Regatta on the Niantic River in Waterford on Aug. 16. Paddleboarding has proved so popular that a year after introducing the sport to its customers, the rental shop at Black Hall Marina in Old Lyme has doubled its ... (more)
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Wed Aug 20, 2014
East Lyme hotel is still empty after power cut off
The Elms Hotel remains unoccupied this week, after residents were evacuated from the more than century-old building in Crescent Beach following a power shut-off on Friday.
Surgery gives Grenadian girl plenty to smile about
Delisha Dominique, 9, who suffers from cerebral palsy and lives in a home for the disabled in Grenada, cools off under a sprinkler with Allison Cost at the home of Dr. Thomas Sena in East Lyme.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Police logs - Aug. 17
Thomas Zrakas, 51, of 269 Roxbury Road, Niantic, was charged Thursday with third-degree assault on an elderly or disabled person.
Niantic kayak regatta
Kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of paddling fun Saturday during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and Kayak Regatta on the Niantic River in Waterford, organized by Save The River-Save The Hills Inc. Kayakers from around the area enjoy a day of paddling fun Saturday during the 11th annual Niantic River Appreciation Day and ... (more)
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Occupants of aging Niantic hotel forced out when power shut off
Town officials helped to relocate as many as 30 tenants of The Elms Hotel who were displaced Friday following a power loss and a ruling by the town's fire marshal that the century-old building was unfit for occupancy.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Welcome news for Mago Point area
When some Waterford business owners, residents and officials look at the tiny park and surrounding collection of small marine-related enterprises at Mago Point, they envision the bustle of Watch Hill.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The Island Packet
Man suffers head injuries in Rhode Island crash
The Providence Journal reports the motorcyclists were riding side-by-side when they apparently hit unexpected traffic in the eastbound lane.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Westport voted CT's favorite town
Photo: Jarret Liotta Free concerts at the new Levitt Pavilion are one of the things that makes Westport tops in a state contest.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Generations of family keep produce stand alive
Janice Scotti, back, watches as Rita Dart, right, helps Bob Ficks at Scotti's Farm Stand in Niantic.
East Lyme voters OK fire equipment purchase; decision on Bayreuther property delayed
Town residents voted at a special meeting Wednesday to appropriate $205,045, payable in annual installments over five years, for breathing apparatus equipment for firefighters.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Niantic dog makes a splash
Maxi, a male 6-year-old Labradoodle owned by Harold Pessirilo of Niantic, leaps into Gorton Pond Tuesday in East Lyme to retrieve his tennis ball.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Popular river beds still off limits, frustrating area shellfishing enthusiasts
Two of the region's most popular areas for recreational shellfishing have been closed for weeks, disappointing vacationers and residents who are missing their prime chance to pursue a favorite summertime hobby.