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The Brattleboro Reformer
A time for family, food and fantastic fun
Ah, summer vacation -- blissful! And this year was no exception. We had the perfect beach vacation away and spent time with lots of family and friends.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Niantic Boardwalk on the rebound after storm damage
The rock-crushing operation at McCook park is the first step in the long-awaited construction project to rebuild the still storm-damaged half of the Niantic Bay Boardwalk.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
At York, 'We're saving each other'
Correction Officer Steve Curran pets Prince, who is about a year old, as inmates and dogs participating in the Red Dog Project leave their rooms to go to the solarium in a housing unit at York Correctional Institution in Niantic.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
East Lyme Voters to Consider Funds for Equipment, Land
The town will hold a special meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6 at Town Hall for residents to vote on two appropriations.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Great Blue Heron
I saw this Great Blue Heron in Niantic, CT - looked to me like he was thinking "Geez, I could use a net, that would be much easier than hunting for fish!" Select one of the options below.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Travel back in time to a genteel Crescent Beach, Niantic
Boaters canoe on the bay, beachgoers traipse on sand and wade in green waters, and visitors await a train at a railroad station that once stood in the beach neighborhood.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Malloy announces local STEAP grants at Mago Point
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy visited Mago Point Tuesday to announce the town will receive a $500,000 state grant that will make the area more accessible and pedestrian-friendly.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Black Hawk And The Community Program Collects Toys, Books, Diapers
The Black Hawk of Niantic has once again had two very successful fireworks cruises to benefit the local community as part of the Black Hawk and the Community program.
Motorist Sent to Hospital After Niantic River Bridge Accident
Waterford Fire Engine Company No. 1 responded to a one-vehicle car accident at approximately 7:54 p.m. Saturday, July 19, at the Niantic River Bridge .
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Corn devotees ready for their daily dose of summer flavor
East Lyme farmer Joe Smith delivers a bag of corn he purchased at a wholesale farm in Glastonbury to his farm stand in Niantic.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Food, demonstrations, contests, fireworks combine in Celebrate East Lyme
Joe Menchetti of Chester tells the crowd he is allowed to belch and Jason Carr of Waterford smiles Saturday at Giuliano's Bakery's monster sandwich-eating competition in Niantic.
Young actors make history come alive at Hempsted House
Actors from local middle and high schools portray people who lived and worked in New London in the 1700s and 1800s on City Pier in New London during Sailfest on July 12. From left, Malaya Coleman, 12, of Groton portrays Mary Hempstead, Joan Miller, 18, of Montville, portrays Stephen Hempstead, Mikayla Brucoli, 12, of Waterford portrays Martha ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Thames River Detachment of Marine Corps League to meet July 22
The Thames River Detachment of the Marine Corps League will hold its planning meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at the American Legion, 16 York Ave., Niantic.
Shellfish beds in Waterford, Niantic will stay closed for now
Shellfish beds on the Niantic River are likely to remain closed for the next two weeks due to a backlog at the state lab that tests water and meat samples, Patrick Kelly, vice chairman and treasurer of the Waterford-East Lyme Shellfish Commission said today.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
A blast from the past in East Lyme
A photograph of the damage caused by the Hurricane of 1938, taken at the corner of Main Street and Pennsylvania Avenue in Niantic, with the Morton House to the left, is one of many historical photographs on display at the East Lyme Public Library.
Time to Celebrate East Lyme
Celebrate East Lyme marks its 14th year and showcases all its popular elements on Saturday, from the inventive sand castle competition at Hole in the Wall Beach in the morning to the glittering fireworks display over Niantic Bay at night.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Sunday fire badly damages East Lyme home
East Lyme Three people were displaced following a blaze at a home at 27 Brainerd Road Sundayafternoon that badly damaged the single-family ranch.
Celebrate East Lyme event will close road Saturday
Due to the 14th annual Celebrate East Lyme celebration, Main Street in Niantic will be closed to traffic Saturday from noon to the end of the firework show at approximately 9:45 p.m. Residents should not plan to use Main Street as a travel route during these hours, and should instead use alternate routes such as Hope Street and East Pattagansett ... (more)
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Transgender Youth Accused Of Assaulting Staff At Juvenile Facility In Middletown
The transgender youth who was imprisoned without charges because of her history of assaulting staff members in juvenile facilities, has been accused of assaulting a worker and another youth at a juvenile treatment program in Middletown on Saturday night, child-protection officials said Sunday.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
A Niantic mood elevator: Gumdrops & Lollipops sells many sweet paths to a taste of happiness
Sarah Favalora sets a milk shake on the counter at the order window on the back deck of the new expansion of Gumdrops & Lollipops Candy Shoppe in Niantic.