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  1. Christopher W. GauthierRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... by his grandsons; Kingston and Hudson Gauthier and his brothers; Jay Gauthier of Sodus, NY and Scott Gauthier of Pomfret, CT. He is also survived by his Father and Mother-in-law; Leslie and Diane Hastings of Point Peninsula. Donations in ...

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  2. Area Police ReportsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... and damaging products from the Lakewood Walmart, police said. They will appear in Busti Court at a later date. POMFRET-Terry L. Thomas, 57, of Jamestown was charged Thursday with moving from a lane unsafely, unlicensed operation and first-degree ...

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  3. Artists' Residencies Build On Naturalist Edwin Teale's LegacyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | The Hartford Courant

    Painter Roxanne Steed and writer Judy Benson spent a week in July working collaboratively on an artist residency, complements of the Connecticut Audubon Society. The two were participating in the CAS's third annual residency program at Trail Woods in Pomfret, home of the late naturalist Edwin Way Teale.

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  4. Commission explores law enforcement optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Hartford Courant

    A committee formed to look at ways the town could increase police patrols heard from Pomfret Head Constable Richard Dunn at its Aug. 6 meeting. The commission includes members from the town council and public safety commission, the Killingly Business Association, the Killingly school system, and one of the town's four resident state troopers.

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  5. Connecticut's most historic figuresRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Connecticut Post

    ... in both the Revolutionary War and the French and Indian War. But before that, Putnam was celebrated in the town of Pomfret for crawling into a wolf's den and killing the last known wolf in Connecticut. Having escape from invading British forces in ...

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  6. Fanwood Library to host program on Peachy Keen in New JerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Jersey Journal

    ... of this universal beverage 30 years ago and has earned certifications as a Tea Specialist by The Tea School in Pomfret, Connecticut and The Specialty Tea Institute of New York. This program is funded by the Horizons Speakers Bureau of the New Jersey ...

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  7. Dan MalloyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | WTNH

    ... Program is continuing its regional housing rehabilitation program in Hampton, Brooklyn, Chaplin, Scotland, Pomfret, and Eastford, with plans to rehabilitate 12 units of low- and moderate-income housing. Upgrades will include roof replacement, ...

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  8. Pomfret voters choose to appoint tax collectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    Pomfret voters decided to amend a town ordinance making the position of tax collector an appointed one rather than an elected one. The 44-19 vote came after 45 minutes of discussion on July 15. That change means the tax collector will now be hired through an application and interview process before the board of selectmen.

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  9. Tri-State Cruisers celebrate American love affair with carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... Lancaster to Uxbridge to Attleboro's Bass Pro Shop at Patriot Place where 2,500 enthusiasts gather. They meet up in Pomfret, Killingly, Manchester, and Enfield. Their trips into Rhode Island take them to Suzie Q's in North Kingston. They've closed ...

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  10. Conservationists are saving grassland birds in CTRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    The fields around the Lois Orswell Grassland Bird Conservation Area in Pomfret are perfect nesting grounds for meadowlarks, bobolinks, American kestrels and Savannah sparrows. They are large enough - from 10 to 30 acres are required depending on the bird - and they have the proper soil and vegetation necessary for the birds' livelihoods.

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  11. Old Glory is their rock - and oursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... country. Five of them returned; Paul Deary was killed. "My dad was one of those boys," said Peter Deary, 52, of Pomfret, Connecticut, one of 13 children of Thomas Deary. "He was only about 15 years old when he did it. All of those boys were young, ...

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  12. Master gardener helps grow food for hundredsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    John Larusso and Gordon Scheizs sat under the shade of some towering maples on June 25. They'd just spent four hours weeding with volunteers at People's Harvest, a 15,000 square foot garden in Pomfret. They were tired but pleased.

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  13. Loos and Company Launches New WebsiteRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2015 | ThomasNet

    Enhanced Features Include Updated Design, Mobile Compatibility, and Ease of Use, Among Many More Pomfret, CT - Loos Co., Inc. has launched its new website featuring all of the highest quality products they have been manufacturing for the past 50 plus years. The new www.loosco.com is mobile compatible, presents an updated look and feel, and is extremely user friendly.

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  14. Putnam resident leaves community foundation $2.3 million giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Day

    The Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut has announced its receipt of a multimillion-dollar scholarship endowment to benefit residents of Putnam, Thompson, Woodstock and Pomfret. The gift, expected to total $2.3 million, came from the late Peter T. Serafin of Putnam.

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  15. Audubon volunteer Pam Childs leads walks in all weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    Pam Childs can be found every Wednesday at noon at the Connecticut Audubon Society property in Pomfret. The CAS volunteer dedicates that time to leading walks in the 700-acre Bafflin Sanctuary.

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  16. Dedication pays off for high school seniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... learn something new each time you go out." Paula Coughlin is the citizen science coordinator at the CAS center in Pomfret. "Matthew has been consistently coming to trainings and doing the field work," she said. "He's put in a lot of time and gained ...

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  17. Challenges Just Drew This Couple Closer TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... outing. The challenges brought them closer together. They will be married outdoors on Sept. 12 at Tyrone Farm in Pomfret. Nancy Koffman and Dan Castelli faced a windy, rainy backpacking trip, long cycling trips and a broken arm on a snowboarding ...

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  18. Environmentalists urge political action on frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    The bumper stickers that Jennifer Siskind brought with her to a presentation in Pomfret said it all: Ban Fracking Now. For an hour, Siskind, representing Food and Water Watch, Martha Klein of the Sierra Club, and Ben Martin of 350CT shared information they hoped would make people put those bumper stickers on their cars.

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  19. Environmentalists urge political action on frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    The bumper stickers that Jennifer Siskind brought with her to a presentation in Pomfret said it all: Ban Fracking Now. For an hour, Siskind, representing Food and Water Watch, Martha Klein of the Sierra Club, and Ben Martin of 350CT shared information they hoped would make people put those bumper stickers on their cars.

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  20. Fran Baranski receives conservation awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Hartford Courant

    ... been a lover of the outdoors ever since. On June 11, he was recognized for his contribution to conservation work in Pomfret. The town's conservation commission awarded him a Lois Orswell Conservation Award for 2015. Connecticut Audubon Society ...

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