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2 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
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7 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
The Connecticut Choral Society will be presenting three Candlelight & Carols concerts on Saturday, Dec. 21st, 3 and 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 22nd, 4 p.m. .
UConn alumni Denis and Britta Nayden of Stamford committed $3 million Thursday to the new Basketball Champions Center and for scholarships for student-athletes.
Literacy Volunteers Valley Shore is proud to announce that Elizabeth Steffen of Old Saybrook , will be honored as an "Unsung Hero" at our Annual Holiday Social on Dec. 10. Her many contributions throughout the year have helped us achieve a record year in tutoring services.
John R. Quinn, president & CEO of the Visiting Nurse Association of South Central Connecticut serving the Greater New Haven area, recently announced that VNA/SCC has been awarded a $2,000 grant from Webster Bank to be used for the Pam's Pantry program.
' Wreaths Across America ' a traveling caravan escorted by the Patriot Guard Riders, will again return to Old Saybrook on Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 6 p.m. where it will be met by local veterans, the VFW, the American Legion , townspeople, shoreline neighbors, the OSFD & PD and students.
Middletown junior quarterback Dario Highsmith was named the Gatorade Connecticut Football Player of the Year Wednesday.
A Kate holiday tradition of the Christmas section from Handel's "Messiah "will be presented on Sunday, Dec.15, at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, 300 Main St., Old Saybrook , at 4 p.m. Join the chorus to sing alongside Cappella Cantorum's professional soloists with Barry Asch conducting.
Longtime Board of Education chair Deb Grass is looking forward to spending a little more time with her family after her Nov. 18 retirement from the board.
A city resident who was treasurer of a statewide tax collectors group was charged with first-degree larceny Monday after an investigation showed she stole more than $50,000 from the organization, police said.
The Cromwell Belden Public Library will present an author talk and book signing featuring Garrison Leycam, author of "Classic Diners of Connecticut," on Wednesday, Dec.11, at 7 p.m. Over twenty thousand miles of highways and main streets crisscross the state of Connecticut, inviting hungry travelers and locals into the more than one hundred diners ... (more)
The American Eagle Federal Credit Union Fund at the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving awarded a $500 grant to the Amazing Grace Food Pantry in Middletown .
The Old Saybrook Land Trust's annual Thanksgiving hike drew a robust crowd of nearly 70 people on Saturday, Nov. 30. The walk took place in clear 32 degree weather at The Preserve, the 1000-acre parcel that spans Old Saybrook, Essex and Westbrook.
If you are looking for a quality gift that will be a memorable souvenir for holiday gift giving, the Old Saybrook Historical Society is offering a custom made pewter ornament featuring the historic Gen.