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  1. For sixth year, Norwich pawn shop owner organizes wheelchair giveawayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | The Day

    Eva Cooper, center, of New Haven, recieves assistance from Bob O'Shaughnessy, right, of Mystic, as she gets into her donated motorized wheelchair, at the Holiday Inn in Norwich, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2015. Cooper is receiving the wheelchair from Phil Pavone, owner of AZ Pawn, as he gives away used motorized wheelchairs, through his program titled "AZ Pawn Gift of Mobility", which is now in its eight year.

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  2. Mystic Aquarium treats endangered penguin for cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | The Day

    The Connecticut aquarium says its colony of 31 African penguins is one of the largest in the United States and plays a key role in the preservation of the endangered species. One of the penguins was treated with radiation after a tumor was found on its beak and it is doing well.

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  3. Right lane of I-95 northbound in Mystic reopens after accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Day

    Groton - The right lane of Interstate 95 northbound has reopened following a two-car accident prior to Exit 90 that happened just before 6 p.m. Friday, according to the state Department of Transportation.

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  4. The Nutcracker dances into New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    Soldiers and sailors make final adjustments to their costumes in their dressing room as dancers with the Eastern Connecticut Ballet perform a shortened version of their annual Nutcracker for school children from around the region Friday, December 11, 2015 at the Garde Arts Center in New London. The company presents full performances featuring guest dancer Sara Mearns of the New York City Ballet Saturday and Sunday.

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  5. Accident closes right lane of I-95 northbound in MysticRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    Groton - The right lane of Interstate 95 northbound is closed following a two-car accident prior to Exit 90 that happened just before 6 p.m. Friday, according to state police.

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  6. 'Misunderstanding' led to Fitch lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | The Day

    Police respond to Robert E. Fitch high school in Groton after a report of a gun in the building prompted a lockdown Friday, December 11, 2015.. Groton - Students and teachers at Robert E. Fitch High School returned to class before noon Friday, following a lockdown while police investigated a "rumor" that someone had a gun in the school.

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  7. The cinema at Olde Mistick Village gets a deluxe overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Day

    Contractors work on a major renovation of the Olde Mistick Village Art Cinemas on Dec. 8. Olde Mistick Village Art Cinemas has undergone a radical transformation over the past two months, as it morphs from a traditional site, which dates back to 1973, to a new luxury theater. Most everything inside was thrown out, from ceiling tiles to rugs to theater seats.

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  8. L+M reduces red ink in fiscal 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    Groton - For the third year in a row, the parent corporation of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital ended the fiscal year with expenses exceeding revenues, though by significantly less than the previous fiscal year. In fiscal 2015, L+M Healthcare's revenues totaled $460.2 million, while expenses were $470.9 million, resulting in a 2.3 percent negative operating margin.

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  9. Environmental causes, programs get foundation supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The Day

    The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut announced Thursday more than $140,000 in grants that, among other things, will help restore the Niantic River watershed, encourage land trusts in the region to collaborate and allow for more classroom instruction about the environment. The $144,654 in grants are the first from the newly established, nearly $10 million Peter Grayson Letz Fund to be targeted at environmental causes.

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  10. Stonington selectmen officially interested in obtaining former Mystic armoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Day

    Stonington - The Board of Selectmen voted unanimously Wednesday night to inform the state that it is interested in obtaining the former armory property in Mystic. The board's decision came after the Greater Stonington Realty Corp., a nonprofit group formed by the Stonington Housing Authority, urged selectmen to ask the state to transfer the property to the town so it could develop a housing project that would have an affordable housing component.

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  11. Woman seriously injured in Stonington accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    Stonington - A woman was seriously injured Tuesday night when the car she was driving went down an embankment on Route 184 in the area of Lantern Hill Road. Police said the unidentified 33-year-old was the lone occupant and had to be extricated from her car.

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  12. Here comes the Mystic Museum of ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | TheDay.Com

    It's a relatively small enhancement on the horizon for the Mystic Arts Center, considering the scope of changes being considered, but there are plans to soon have a sign on Interstate 95 directing visitors its way. This will be one of the state-sponsored, brown-colored attractions signs, like those for Mystic Seaport and Mystic Aquarium, meant to appeal to tourists and the passing curious.

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  13. Maritime studies program a well-kept secret in MysticRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | The Day

    Students in the Williams-Mystic program visit the Atlantic, Pacific and Gulf coasts each semester, including a trip to northern California in the fall. Photo submitted.

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  14. Winners announced in Mystic Lighted Boat ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | The Day

    Mystic _ The Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of the annual Holiday Lighted Boat Parade on Nov. 28, which the chamber said featured a record-breaking number of participants and spectators. “With nearly 30 participating boats this year, the judges had some tough choices to make,” the chamber stated in its announcement of the winners.

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  15. Friends, family gather in Mystic to celebrate the life of Mitchell KuflikRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2015 | The Day

    Family and friends of Mitchell Thomas Kuflik gather at Mystic River Park and aboard the Schooner Argia Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015 to memorialize and celebrate the life of Kuflik who perished at sea along with all hands aboard the cargo ship El Faro on Oct. 1, 2015 after the El Faro lost propulsion during Hurricane Joaquin. Mystic - Mitchell Thomas Kuflik was remembered in a ceremony Saturday for his compassion, larger-than-life spirit, and the joy and humor he brought to others.

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  16. Williams-Mystic students to present local research at semiannual conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | The Day

    Mystic - Students will be presenting their research on local marine ecology and oceanography as part of the semiannual Williams-Mystic Conference in Marine Sciences Thursday at 1:30 p.m.  Williams-Mystic is the coastal campus of Williams College in Williamstown, Mass., and students from various colleges come to Mystic every semester for the maritime studies program offered in conjunction with the Mystic Seaport. Students will be presenting on local research such as the impact of microplastics on Mystic River wildlife, dune erosion at Napatree, and the acoustics of the Mystic River estuary.

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  17. Stonington looks into acquiring 4.4 acres of state land in MysticRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Day

    Stonington - The town has begun to look into the possibility of acquiring a 4.4-acre piece of state-owned land in Mystic that contains an abandoned brick armory building. The town's Affordable Housing Advisory Committee is discussing the possibility of obtaining the land, which is bordered by Reynolds Hill Road and Summit Street, to provide affordable housing units.

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  18. Mystic VFW to host Pearl Harbor remembrance serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | The Day

    Mystic - The Hugo A. Simonelli Post 3263 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars will conduct its Pearl Harbor Remembrance Service at 11 a.m. on Dec. 7. The public is invited to attend. The post will hold its monthly meeting at 11 a.m. on Dec. 12. All post members are encouraged to attend.

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  19. Rival tribes united in pursuit of third casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | The Day

    None of it's too surprising, maybe, until you remember that the two men, both Montville High School graduates, lead the southeastern Connecticut Indian tribes whose gaming enterprises have long been carving up the same market, a market they've had all to themselves. For decades, their tribes' resort casinos - Foxwoods and Mohegan Sun - have been intent on eating each other's lunch.

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  20. Beware The Deadly DeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | The Day

    Spring rejuvenates our spirits with new life to dormant trees, flowers and forest animals but also can threaten us with devastating floods and tornadoes. Summer's balmy, sun-filled days may transform into lightning storms and hurricanes; winter may smooth over all the rough edges with a comforting blanket of powder or bury us in a blinding blizzard.

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