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  1. Area courts absorb personnel reductions as fall term gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | The Day

    The New London Judicial District will have fewer judges presiding over civial cases and fewer judicial marshals to maintain order in the courts when the new judicial term begins Tuesday. One of the district's civil judges, Robert F. Vacchelli, has retired, and two, presiding civil judge John J. Nazzaro and judge Leeland J. Cole-Chu, have been assigned to different districts.

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  2. Hartford ex-mayor pleads guilty, avoids prison in corruption caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    Former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez pleaded guilty to corruption charges but avoided prison time Thursday, a year after the Connecticut Supreme Court overturned his convictions and ordered new trials. Perez, Hartford's first Hispanic mayor and a Democrat who served from 2001 to 2010, pleaded guilty in Superior Court to bribe receiving and larceny by extortion.

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  3. Coalition pushes for boost in tourism fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Day

    The Connecticut Tourism Council is pushing for a sustainable source of funding to market tourism in Connecticut and asking the state to restore occupancy tax funding, a move that would increase the tourism budget to $22 million from the current $6.4 million. Amid budget woes, it argues that tourism spending is an investment rather than an expense, citing common research that every dollar spent yields three dollars back to the state.

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  4. Town leaders call for state budget, fewer cuts to aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | The Day

    Hartford - New London Mayor Michael Passero joined other municipal leaders Wednesday at the state Capitol to renew calls for the state legislature to pass a state budget and to rebut a recent report from the governor's office that justifies further cuts to town aid. The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities news conference gave town leaders a chance to air their frustrations over a report released by Gov. Dannel Malloy last week they say unfairly assigns blame for the state's fiscal crisis to towns that are now struggling in some cases to remain solvent.

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  5. Opponents launch petition against Millstone "deal"; Dominion says group "misleads" consumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | The Day

    Waterford - A group that has opposed  Dominion Energy 's efforts to allow the Millstone Power Station to participate in energy procurement auctions has now launched a new online petition. Matt Fossen, spokesman for  Stop the Millstone Payout coalition, a group that includes Calpine Corp., Dynegy, NRG Energy, and the Electric Power Supply Association, said Monday that the petition is intended to "show policymakers the depth and breadth of opposition to this ratepayer-funded corporate payout."

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  6. Shouldna t the Sun, you know, get a banner when they earn one?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Day

    Mohegan - The rafters inside the building hardly tell the story of Mohegan Sun Arena's impact, not just on our corner of the world. Actually, the cement wall just off a runway in the arena's recesses, with autographs and acknowledgements of virtually every musical act and sports personality to have played the place, bears the more accurate illustration.

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  7. University of Connecticut opens satellite campus in HartfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | The Day

    This photo shows the University of Connecticut's downtown Hartford campus shortly after it officially opened on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Hartford, Conn. UConn students and faculty are scheduled to begin classes Monday, Aug. 28, in the capital city.

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  8. Dominion's Millstone Power Station is seen from the air July 9, 2011.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | The Day

    Waterford - Dominion Energy told state agencies Friday that the state's own draft energy strategy points to the importance of Millstone Power Station, and the company is assuming the document will serve as a "baseline" for a study on the nuclear plant's economic viability ordered by the governor.

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  9. Dominion's Millstone Power Station is seen from the air July 9, 2011.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Day

    Hartford - State agencies have requested data related to the Millstone Power Station's expected performance, expenses and revenues, including 10 years' worth of annual financial statements, as they begin a study on the nuclear plant's economic viability. The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority are requesting the data by Aug. 29. The data will help them build a "base case" for Millstone through 2035 that will enable the state agencies to assess its economic viability, according to a presentation during a public hearing Thursday at DEEP headquarters.

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  10. Fresh from Australia, Courtney sees opportunities for CT defense industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | The Day

    U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, sees business opportunities for Connecticut's defense industry in what might seem like an unlikely place: Australia. The South Pacific country reportedly is expected to increase its defense budget from about $32 billion to nearly $59 billion over the next decade.

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  11. Connecticut State Police refuse to say if accused troopers were disciplinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | The Day

    Connecticut State Police are citing "invasion of privacy" concerns in refusing to release the findings of an internal affairs investigation involving a trooper and two sergeants accused of fabricating charges against a sobriety checkpoint protester during an encounter recorded on video. State police have rejected requests by The Associated Press and other media outlets made under Connecticut's public records laws for copies of the internal affairs investigation report as well as the results of the probe, including whether the officers were disciplined.

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  12. Hundreds gather at Connecticut rallies in New London, West Hartford for Charlottesville victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Day

    Connecticut activists preached love and tolerance at a rally Sunday in West Hartford that drew hundreds in solidarity with the victims of the violence that erupted during a white nationalist rally in Virginia on Saturday. "If you want this country to be what you want it to be, you must stand up," Art Miller, a Catholic clergyman said.

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  13. Hartford police officer acts as liaison to LGBTQ communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | The Day

    A portrait of Officer Kelly Baerga at the Hartford Public Safety Complex, July 25, 2017. As the LGBTQ Liaison, Baerga, hopes to improve connections with the LGBTQ community and the police through mentorship programs and community outreach.

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  14. Balloons to provide unique view of upcoming solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Day

    An 8-foot camera-carrying balloon rises into the sky during a test launch at the University of Hartford in West Hartford, Conn., on Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017. A team from the University of Bridgeport and the University of Hartford conducted the test as part a project that will send cameras into the stratosphere to photograph this month's solar eclipse.

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  15. Back in the saddle at Camp HarknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | The Day

    Drew Dierberger, 3, of Marlborough, Conn., rides Maverick, a Quarter horse with the Second Company Governor's Horse Guard, while attempting to keep his helmet from covering his face, as members Second Lt. Barbara Godejohn, left, and Sgt.

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  16. Aetna trumps 2Q expectations after scaling back ACA coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Day

    Aetna's second-quarter profit jumped 52 percent to top expectations, and the nation's third-largest health insurer raised its 2017 forecast again, this time well beyond analyst projections. Aetna added some Medicare customers and grew the health coverage it provides for large employers, but a pullback from the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges also helped its business improve compared to last year's quarter.

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  17. New Norwich Salvation Army commander getting to know the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Day

    Lt. Cheryl R. McCollum, the newly appointed Commander of the Salvation Army Norwich Corps., is seen Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, inside the Gospel Foundation of New England Church on Franklin Street in Norwich. The Salvation Army is utilizing the facility on a temporary basis until the fire damage that occurred in its Main Street headquarters has been repaired.

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  18. Man attending family party shot and killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | The Day

    Capt. Thomas Steck says the victim was attending a family party and had just stepped outside for some reason when he was shot. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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  19. Common Ground: Hidden infrastructure keeps Waterford's water runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The Day

    You seldom see it and only think about it when you get your quarterly bill from the Waterford Utility Commission. The extensive sewer system in Waterford was installed largely in the seventies and eighties when Millstone paid three-quarters of the taxes required to provide municipal services.

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  20. Groton Town police make 4 arrests after recovering stolen vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | TheDay.Com

    Groton - Town police on Monday recovered a stolen vehicle and made four arrests while conducting a surveillance operation outside a local hotel. Police, who did not name the hotel, said they were working with the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force when a vehicle caught their eye.

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