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  1. Truck strikes, injures 3 Connecticut cyclists in VermontRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: SOMERSET, Vt. - Vermont state police say three bicyclists from Connecticut are recovering from injuries after a pickup truck driver struck them in Somerset, Vermont.

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  2. New markers at The Preserve in Essex and Old Saybrook on May 17.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 29 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Now, when Chris Cryder hikes the trails in The Preserve in Old Saybrook, he can relax and enjoy the scenery, no longer worried about whether enough money can be raised in time to save it from developers who would clear the 1,000-acre coastal forest. “It feels great to come here now on the weekends and see the families and the trail runners and the bikers and people who are really psyched about it,” he said one day earlier this month, while hiking along a trail on the north end of the property.

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  3. 33rd District state Senate race pits incumbent Linares against Essex first selectmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Two-term Republican incumbent state Sen. Art Linares is facing Democrat Norm Needleman, currently in his third term as first selectman of Essex, in the race for the 33rd District. The 12-town state Senate district includes Clinton, Westbrook, Old Saybrook, Essex, Chester, Deep River, Lyme, Haddam, East Haddam, Colchester, Portland and East Hampton.

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  4. Local marinas, towns to receive grants for marine pumpout facilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Day

    Seventeen local marinas and municipalities are among recipients of state grants to operate and expand marine sewage pumpout facilities, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection announced Wednesday. DEEP also announced that during the 2015 boating season, stationary pumpout facilities and pumpout vessels removed a record level of more than 1.2 million gallons of marine sewage from vessels in Long Island Sound and Candlewood Lake.

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  5. The Essex Steam Train urges safety at rail crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Day

    Essex - The Essex Steam Train has issued a news release urging residents to use caution at rail crossings as seasonal operation begin on March 30. The Essex Steam Train and Valley Railroad Company will soon increase frequency of train operations on its tracks between Old Saybrook and Dock Road in Haddam. "Motorists and pedestrians alike are urged to renew their sense of caution and safety at the numerous railroad crossings, heeding the warning of all STOP signs, lights, and gates in using these crossings," the release states.

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  6. ShoreLine Times says it will work to resume mail delivery, following complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | The Day

    The editor of the ShoreLine Times said the newspaper is working on resuming mail delivery in several communities, following complaints about delivery by carrier of the free community weekly. "To the residents in Clinton, Killingworth, Westbrook, Old Saybrook, Chester, Deep River, Essex and Old Lyme - we hear you," Susan Braden wrote in a letter posted this week on the newspaper's website .

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  7. New tourism coalition wants state funding it can count onRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Day

    The group, headed by Stephen Tagliatela, managing member of the Saybrook Point Inn & Spa in Old Saybrook, has scheduled a press conference prior to a public hearing on a Commerce Committee bill calling for establishment of a separate tourism account within the state's General Fund. Meanwhile, state Sen. Paul Formica, R-East Lyme, is interested in forming a “tourism caucus” of lawmakers whose districts are home to tourist attractions.

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  8. New Seaport exhibit building on track for September completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | The Day

    AZ Corp. carpenter Steve Walsh stacks temporary railing uprights to be installed as part of construction work on the new Thompson Exhibit Building at Mystic Seaport Tuesday, January 26, 2016. The 14,000 square-foot building will house a 5,000 square-foot exhibition hall, a reception lobby, a coatroom, rest rooms, a retail shop, staff spaces, a conference and meeting room, space for exhibition loading, and mechanical rooms.

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  9. Local college roundup: CGA men beat Clark 73-64Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | The Day

    New London - Ethan Boose recorded his third double-double of the season, scoring 25 points and adding a career-high 12 rebounds, as Coast Guard Academy rode a hot start to a 73-64 victory over Clark in a New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference men's basketball game Saturday. The Bears scored the game's first 19 points in beating Clark for the fifth time in the last six meetings at home.

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  10. Fire continues to smolder at recycling plant in EssexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | TheDay.Com

    Firefighters battle a multi-alarm fire inside a large warehouse filled with tons of cardboard and paper scrap, at the Calamari Recycling facility, at 20 Town Dump Road, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, in Essex, CT. Mutual aid fire departments from around the region, including Lyme and Old Lyme assisted in fire operations, the haze from the fire was reported to be visible in Waterford.

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  11. Firefighters battle for hours to bring Essex blaze under controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | TheDay.Com

    Firefighters battle a multi-alarm fire inside a large warehouse filled with tons of cardboard and paper scrap, at the Calamari Recycling facility, at 20 Town Dump Road, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, in Essex, CT. Mutual aid fire departments from around the region, including Lyme and Old Lyme assisted in fire operations, the haze from the fire was reported to be visible in Waterford.

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  12. Essex Winter Series forecasts varied programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | The Day

    Winter: Snow days, bags of ice melt, boots wading through slush, but, wait! Winter also has a softer side; the weather also brings the music of the Essex Winter Series. This year, the four-concert series begins with one of the most famous of all-string groups, the Juilliard String Quartet.

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  13. Marine archaeologists search Connecticut River for historic artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | The Day

    A crew from the University of Rhode Island and R. Christopher Goodwin & Associates perform a hydrographic survey of the waters of North Cove in the Connecticut River off Essex looking for signs of wrecks from War of 1812 Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. Essex - A project to find submerged historic treasures has been taking place on the lower Connecticut River this month, as a team of marine archaeologists with sensitive sonar and magnetic measuring equipment scan the shallow coves and inlets of Essex harbor, Old Saybrook and Goose Island in Old Lyme in an open pontoon boat.

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  14. Lunch time is for the birds in EssexRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Day

    Barb and Jeff Westwater, of Westbrook, feed sea gulls with their granddaughter Julia Marroney, 3, on the dock at the Connecticut River Museum in Essex Wednesday, November 18, 2015. "We love coming down here all the time," said Barb Westwater.

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  15. Essex tech company among businesses shut down for scamming consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Day

    Hartford - The Federal Trade Commission along with attorneys general from Connecticut and Pennsylvania were successful Friday in shutting down alleged tech scammers said to have robbed consumers of more than $17 million by pretending to represent Microsoft, Apple and other major tech companies.   Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen said the state last month joined the FTC and Pennsylvania's attorney general in filing a joint complaint in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania alleging that the defendants used Internet advertisements and popups that appeared to be from well-known technology companies to lure consumers into calling them.

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  16. Court shuts down tech companies in Essex and Pennsylvania for scamming millions from consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | The Day

    Hartford - The Federal Trade Commission along with attorneys general from Connecticut and Pennsylvania were successful Friday in shutting down alleged tech scammers said to have robbed consumers of more than $17 million by pretending to represent Microsoft, Apple and other major tech companies. Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen said the state last month joined the FTC and Pennsylvania's attorney general in filing a joint complaint in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania alleging that the defendants used Internet advertisements and popups that appeared to be from well-known technology companies to lure consumers into calling them.

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  17. Plans for Connecticut River center highlighted in presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Day

    Essex - Over the 20,000 years it has flowed through the state, the Connecticut River has recorded the history of the major forces that have shaped it in the sediments left in the coves along its banks. Johan Varekamp, professor of earth and environmental sciences at Wesleyan University in Middletown, has spent the last 35 years of his career collecting core samples of those sediments and studying them to learn what they reveal about the past and the future of the river.

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  18. Found-objects artist Judith Shea opens a new show in EssexRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2015 | The Day

    One of a series of mixed-media pieces from Judith Shea's current show at The Gallery Riverside Press in Essex. In a press release for “Portrait of my Father ,” her new show opening Sunday in the Gallery at Riverside Press in Essex, artist Judith Shea says her recent work was inspired by discovering she is 13 percent Irish.

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  19. Area Catholics in Philadelphia for last day of papal tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | The Day

    Adrian Daniel Macias, 1, is held up by his father Adrian Macias, blocked from view, while his mother, Maricela Macias, lower left, of Sanford, N.C. looks on during the Mass celebrated by Pope Francis in Philadelphia on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015.

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  20. Area rowers test their skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2015 | The Day

    Lauren Dolishny, 16, of Old Lyme, struggles as members of the Blood Street Skulls rowing club take their semi-annual 2000-meter "erg test" on the basketball court adjacent to their boathouse on Rogers Lake in Old Lyme, Monday, Sept. 21, 2015.

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