12 hrs ago
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.
16 hrs ago
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.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Spiritualists organize first summer fair at Niantic camp
Patrons gather Saturday for sessions with mediums and spiritual healers at the summer fair at the Pine Grove Spiritualist Camp in Niantic.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
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.