11 hrs ago
A deserved '2nd bite at the apple'
The state of Connecticut's opposition to the Department of the Interior 's initial proposed changes to the federal regulations on tribal acknowledgment are particularly destructive with regard to the rights of the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation of North Stonington, who were acknowledged by the Bureau of Indian Affairs in 2002 after rigorous review of ... (more)
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15 hrs ago
North Stonington Gets STEAP Grant for Water Line Extension
The town of North Stonington will receive a $245,400 Small Town Economic Assistance Program grant for a 1,500-foot water line extension that will serve 12 residential homes, fairgrounds, the Grange Hall and the Old Fire Station, according to a press release from Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's office.
16 hrs ago
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Sources: Senator seriously injured after falling off balcony at his home
A state senator was seriously injured early Monday morning after sources said that he fell from a balcony while moving furniture at his Connecticut home.
20 hrs ago
Legislators call on Amistad America to repay small businesses
Twenty-three members of the state legislature have signed a letter penned by State Rep. Diana Urban, D-North Stonington, that calls on Amistad America to set date by which it will have a plan in place to repay seven small businesses it has owed money to for years.
Stonington couple upset that neighborhood going to the dogs
A dispute over the unofficial dog park at the borough sewer plant escalated Sunday morning as police say one of the new owners of an adjacent home displayed and turned on a stun device while ordering two children to get their dog off the tiny beach below her seawall.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Connecticut Biggest Wine Festival Returns To Goshen
Connecticut's largest wine festival returns this weekend, July 26 and 27, to the Goshen Fairgrounds, with wine tastings, food, crafts, wine seminars, live music and entertainment.
CT Lawmaker From Stonington Seriously Injured in Fall
State Sen. Andrew Maynard, of Stonington , was seriously injured early this morning when he fell from a significant height off an outside staircase landing on a sidewalk at his home, WFSB 3 reports.
Mystic Bank Robbery at Gunpoint: Suspect Photo Released by Police
Stonington police shared a photo of the man suspected of robbing People's United Bank on Roosevelt Avenue in Mystic on Friday, July 18. The description of the suspect, as reported by WTNH , is as follows: African American or Hispanic male Late 20s or early 30s 5'9a€3 to 5'11a€3 tall Heavy build Short trimmed beard Clothes: Ball cap, long sleeve ... (more)
Sen. Maynard in serious condition in Rhode Island hospital
State Sen. Andrew Maynard, D-Stonington, is in serious condition this morning at Rhode Island Hospital after he fell from an outside staircase at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Maynard, 52, was taken to Westerly Hospital and then transferred to Rhode Island Hospital.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Intervention sought in Poquonnock Bridge Fire District's pending layoffs
The lack of sufficient emergency response that will occur after the Poquonnock Bridge Fire District lays off nine firefighters "borders on the criminal," and the town or state needs to step in, the president of the Old Mystic Fire District board of directors has written to the Groton Town Council.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Stonington Police investigate People's United Bank robbery
Police are searching for this man, who they say robbed the People's United Bank at 12 Roosevelt Ave. Friday morning.
Senator Maynard to Hold Public Office Hours Sunday in Mystic and Monday in Plainfield
State Senator Andrew Maynard will hold public office hours this Sunday, July 20th , from Noon until 2 pm at the Mystic Denison Farmers' Market located at 120 Pequotsepos Road, Mystic , and then again on Monday, July 21 , from 6 pm until 8 pm at the Plainfield Town Hall Auditorium located at 8 Community Avenue, Plainfield .
Friends present Bruce Carpenter Memorial Benefit
The Green Marble Coffee Shop in downown Mystic is a civic magnet that has attracted townies and tourists for more than two decades.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Borough to commemorate 1814 skirmish with British
Along with the British attack on Fort Griswold in 1781 and Capt. John Mason's 1637 attack on the Pequot Fort in Mystic, the 1814 Battle of Stonington is arguably one of the region's most significant military events.
Historical flag in Connecticut battle examined at URI
Textile experts at URI examined a 200-year-old flag that flew over a Connecticut town during a British naval attack in the War of 1812.
Stonington burglary cases resolved with prison terms, restitution orders
Two men who burglarized four Pawcatuck homes in January, including one that was occupied by its sleeping owner, pleaded guilty in New London Superior Court and were sentenced to prison time.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Madeline Ferrara of Stonington Earns Honor Roll Distinction at Pomfret School
Madeline Ferrara of Stonington , a member of the Pomfret School class of 2015, has been named to the Honor Roll at for the 2014 spring semester.
Tell Me Something: Connection and cosmic order guide Casey Cyr Gash
Casey Cyr Gash is a neo-renaissance musician, writer, visual artist and co-owner of Yoga By The Sea in Stonington.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Caregiver charged with stealing from Mystic couple
A New London woman working as a caregiver for a couple at the StoneRidge retirement community stole more than $100,000 worth of jewelry and racked up bills on their credit cards, including paying for her boyfriend's calls from prison, according to the warrant for her arrest.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Three CT Residents Plead Not Guilty to Disorderly Conduct Charges at Taylor Swift's House
Three Connecticut residents arrested last month outside Taylor Swift's Rhode Island beach house for allegedly throwing beer bottles and shouting expletives toward patrolling security guards pleaded not guilty to causing a disturbance, according to NBC 30 Connecticut.