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  1. Connecticut State Farm for Women opened 100 years ago in NianticRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | The Day

    ... around a Maypole. The photos offer a glimpse of what life was like at the Connecticut State Farm for Women in Niantic, which opened 100 years ago and today is the York prison. The East Lyme Public Library is holding a series of events, ...

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  2. East Lyme library events on York prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Day

    ... according to the library's brochure. This program will be held at East Lyme Community Center, 41 Society Road, Niantic. • Book discussions of "Couldn't Keep it to Myself : Testimonies from our Imprisoned Sisters" by Wally Lamb and the Women ...

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  3. Conservation group for new shellfishing rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    The East Lyme Commission for the Conservation of Natural Resources would like to state its support of the Waterford-East Lyme Shellfish Commission in its recent efforts to revise the Niantic River shellfish management plan. We encourage WELSCO's focus on clear management and oversight of all commercial shellfishing activities, an historic use of the river.

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  4. Police logs - July 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Day

    ... interfering with an officer and first-degree reckless endangerment. Geoffrey E. Taylor, 52, of 69 Black Point Road, Niantic, was charged July 7 in Old Lyme with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and failure to drive in the proper lane. ...

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  5. Reward offered as East Lyme police continue to search for suspects after benches vandalizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | WTNH

    On July 2 around 5:00 a.m., officials responded to the scene on the Niantic Boardwalk where six benches were thrown to the rocks below. During the investigation, police say they determined that around midnight on July 2, four men entered the boardwalk after arriving in a black sedan.

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  6. Reward offered in East Lyme bench vandalism caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 12 | The Day

    East Lyme - First Selectman Mark Nickerson has announced a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the people who tossed six memorial benches onto rocks below the Niantic boardwalk July 2. By reviewing surveillance camera footage, police learned four males entered the boardwalk just after midnight July 2 via the Hole-in-the-Wall Beach entrance. They said the males arrived in a black sedan and left within 15 minutes.

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  7. Connecticut opens prison unit for young female inmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Connecticut Post

    A new unit at Connecticut's prison for women that was formally introduced Monday will house inmates no older than 25 with the goal of steering them away from lives of crime. The unit at York Correctional Institution in Niantic, which is modeled on a similar one at a men's prison, will be open to inmates between the ages of 18 and 25 who are nearing the end of their sentences.

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  8. New East Lyme unit hopes to stop women from returning to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | The Day

    ... of the state Department of Correction) East Lyme - A new unit in the women-only York Correctional Institution in Niantic pairs 18- to 25-year-old offenders with older mentors in an effort to prevent the young women from returning to prison. Called ...

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  9. Winifred B. Hagarty, 95, of South GraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Northborough/South Grafton/Niantic, Conn. - Winifred B. Hagarty passed away at home July 4, 2018 at the age of 95. Winifred was born in Englewood, N.J., daughter to the late William and Mae Bunnekamp.

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  10. Face of Defense: Haiti Native Finds Success in Connecticut National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Army Warrant Officer Roberto Pauleus at his Warrant Officer Commissioning Ceremony at the Regional Training Institute, Camp Niantic, Conn., Nov. 17, 2017. Pauleus immigrated to the United States from Haiti in 2001 with the dream of someday joining the Army.

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  11. Seeking a thankless, no-win job? Apply with the next governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Day

    ... faced criticism when a troubled transgender teen , born a boy but who identified as a girl, ended up in the Niantic prison for women because of behavioral problems. DCF monitoring proved woefully inadequate in the February 2017 death of a ...

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  12. Police LogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | TheDay.Com

    ... pended license, failure to display plates and failure to have stop lamps. Andrew Tomlinson, 25, of 92 Oak Wood Road, Niantic, was charged Friday with driving with a suspended license and failure to stop at a stop sign.

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  13. 's All-Area Baseball Player of the Year: Waterford's Mike BurrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Day

    ... get better. He worked doggedly in the offseason with his uncle, Tim, at Power In Training (PIT), a baseball haven in Niantic. Mike Burrows spent many cold winter days and nights toiling anonymously. “I think I learned a lot about my ...

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  14. Courtney Hosts Ceremony To Present Military Medals to Vietnam Veteran In NianticRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 7 | The Hartford Courant

    Congressman Joe Courtney bestowed no less than nine medals upon Vietnam Veteran Robert Andrews in an intimate ceremony of a dozen or so family members and friends at East Lyme Public Library in Niantic Friday, honoring an illustrious military career. Several months ago Cheryl Andrews, of Niantic, approached Manny Meneses, who works through Courtney's office with veterans, with a heartfelt request, "Please recover the medals my husband never received for his service."

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  15. East Lyme letting people borrow accessible beach chairs in NianticRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | The Day

    To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: From left to right: Eva Menon, Rotary president; Jim Loos, Lions Club past president; Ken Payne, Niantic Rotary Club; Edie Watrous, Lions Club secretary; Dave Putnam, EL Parks and Recreation director; Donna Gada, EL Rotary Club; Jennifer Keatley, UCP of Eastern CT executive director.

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  16. Smith-Harris House renamed, rebranded as Brookside Farm MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Day

    ... Smith Farmstead , a 17th century farmhouse that the town purchased in 2012 , and with Smith's Acres in downtown Niantic, so the name change would also be an opportunity to eliminate confusion and distinguish the museum from other sites in ...

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  17. Owner of paddleboard floating in East Lyme found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | TheDay.Com

    ... ough "the wonders of Facebook." Prior to locating the owner, police and the Coast Guard received assistance from the Niantic and Goshen fire departments in their search for a possible missing person.

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  18. Paddle board found floating in East Lyme prompts searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | TheDay.Com

    ... for a possible missing person. Police started helping the U.S. Coast Guard around 10:45 a.m. Thursday. The Niantic and Goshen fire departments also are assisting. Police shared a photo of the wooden Isle board on Facebook and asked anyone ...

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  19. Summer Supper room named in memory of local volunteerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | The Day

    Niantic Community Church's Summer Suppers start July 10, and the room that is home to the homemade pies and desserts has been dedicated in memory of church member and expert baker Judy Layden. Layden, who died earlier this year just before her 80th birthday, volunteered in the dessert room for 37 years, following in the footsteps of her mother, Erma Brailey.

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  20. Waterford residents celebrate the Fourth by floating in their coveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 4 | The Day

    ... how you meet people, you get right in their face." McGonnigle was in good spirits as he discussed a barbecue in Niantic he was planning on attending later in the day. He took to the water in a rowboat outfitted with a cooler. In the midst of talking ...

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