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'Beatlemania' fundraiser coming to Stonington High
The national touring production "Beatlemania the Stage Show" will perform in the Stonington High School auditorium on Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. to help raise money to support the school's music program.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Fire damages small building in North Stonington
North Stonington _ A small building at 229 Grindstone Hill Road was damaged by fire early Sunday, according to Fire Marshal George P. Brennan.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
New restaurant to take place of EL pizza eatery
The recently closed Pizza Cucina restaurant on Boston Post Road in the Flanders section of town will be replaced by a new eatery, Il Pomodoro, operated by the owner of Buon Appetito in North Stonington.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Local VNA announces flu shot clinics
The Visiting Nurse Association of Southeastern Connecticut has announced its schedule of public flu shot clinics for September and October.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
The Miami Herald
Foxwoods owners straining again under heavy debt
The tribe that runs the country's largest resort casino is showing new signs of strain under the weight of its billion-dollar debt, saying it has had to review its options with senior lenders as a slump continues to batter the Foxwoods Resort Casino.
North Stonington, farmer reach compromise
Following the advice of a Freedom of Information hearing officer, selectmen compromised last week with a property owner who made several allegations against the town.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
North Stonington selectmen seek update on plans for new fire station
Facing questions from other selectmen about the status of the town's plan for a new fire station, First Selectman Nicholas Mullane said he will ask the Emergency Services Building Committee to attend next week's Board of Selectmen meeting.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Maria Gonzlaez, 24, of 19 Terrace Ave., was charged Sunday with driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol, possession of a stolen vehicle marker plate and driving while her license is suspended.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
How far the Mashantuckets have fallen
I remember well the day in February 1992 when Foxwoods Resort Casino first opened its doors, planning to close the next morning at 2 a.m. The parking lots filled fast, and people began leaving their cars in muddy fields along Route 2, walking in the sleety rain along the side of the highway, a new pilgrimage through rural eastern Connecticut.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
State has begun audit of Amistad's two years run by Ocean Classroom
The state Office of Policy and Management says it has begun an audit of Amistad America's finances in 2013 and 2104.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Sen. Fasano says state needs more thorough auditing of Amistad America
State Sen. Len Fasano, R-North Haven, sent a letter to the state Office of Policy and Management today asking why it did not conduct a more complete audit of Amistad America.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Police logs - Aug. 13
Michael A. Lefevre, 56, of 30 Winthrop Drive, Moosup, was charged Saturday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Sen. Maynard's status
Monday marked three weeks since Sen. Andrew Maynard suffered a severe head injury in a fall outside his home in Stonington.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Municipal leaders call for Connecticut meeting on proposed changes in federal recognition of tribes
Thirteen first selectmen and two mayors are calling for the U.S. Department of the Interior to conduct a public meeting in Connecticut on proposed changes in the federal-recognition process for Indian tribes.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
A century later, she's back at the parade
Anna Coit, age 106 and a resident at Apple Rehab in Mystic, will be the grand marshal of Stonington's bicentennial parade of the Battle of Stonington.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Mashantuckets selling off land amid declining revenues at Foxwoods
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribe sold off 371 acres of mostly vacant land it owned on either side of Wintechog Hill Road for $1.25 million last month, and another 107 acres of tribe-owned land on Norwich Westerly Road is up for sale, town land records and property listings show.
Emporium's extreme makeover in Mystic
Above, Mystic Arts Center's Bill Middleton shows the ongoing construction inside the former Emporium building on Water Street in Mystic.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Legislators ask attorney general for Amistad investigation
Twenty-five state lawmakers have signed and sent a letter to the state attorney general asking him to investigate the relationship between Amistad America and Ocean Classroom Foundation, which announced last month that it would close because two of its three ships needed expensive repairs.
Audit Finds Amistad America's Endowment In Deficit
As of 2012, the state-subsidized Amistad America had liquidated its endowment assets to fund its operating expenses, leaving the fund more than $49,000 in deficit, according to an audit released Friday.
1814 Battle of Stonington commemoration this weekend
The three-day Battle of Stonington bicentennial celebration begins today with exhibitions and events and will culminate with a large parade through the borough on Sunday afternoon.