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  1. Stamford crews rescue boat after passengers scream for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Grey skies appear over the Long Island Sound in this view of of boats docked at the Avalon-Stamford Harbor Marina on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 in Stamford, Connecticut.


  2. Eastern CT Ballet Casts a Spell with "Ballet Spooktacular" at the Kate, Oct. 13-14Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago |

    The presenters of "Ballet Spooktacular" have a warning for those who plan to attend the Halloween-themed celebration this fall - buy tickets early before they vanish into thin air! Eastern Connecticut Ballet presents four performances of this popular and family-friendly annual performance on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13 and 14. The curtain rises at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center in Old Saybrook at 1 and 4 p.m. each day. "Spooktacular," will conjure up a spellbinding mix of ballet, music, and special effects.


  3. This is where a Wild Thingsa author Maurice Sendak created his magicRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    ... of the driveway. All told, it's a relatively humble place for Martha Stewart country, in a bucolic corner of Connecticut five minutes from WestA chester County. From its newly sprouted, mushroom-shaped, climate-controlled archive to the 1790s ...


  4. Where to find the best hard ciders in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News Times

    ... in New England, according to the Cyder Market , a website that tracks cider makers, pubs and retailers. In Connecticut, almost a dozen farm brewers are making their way into the mainstream, some of them producing hard cider with a twist. Two ...


  5. Relatives of victims of Palestinian terror want Abbas barred from UNRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

    ... occupation. Micah Lakin Avni, the son of Richard Lakin, a 76-year old retired elementary school principal from Connecticut who was killed by Palestinian terrorists on a public bus in Jerusalem in October 2015, said Abbas was responsible for the ...


  6. Ken Dixon: On the issues, let's go to the running matesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... at Foxwoods Casino Resort at Mashantucket in May. It's plain that the Republican candidate for governor of Connecticut is running a disembodied, two-note campaign for election. Bob Stefanowski's TV ads are keeping up the drumbeat, though the money ...


  7. Benefits of Leadership Danbury last well beyond graduationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News Times

    ... two members of the original class: Michelle James, executive director of the Community Action Agency of Western Connecticut; and Diane Berry of Union Savings Bank. James was working for the United Way in 1989 when she heard that Leadership Danbury ...


  8. Calamita catches three TD passes as WestConnRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | News Times

    ... 2017 NEWPORT, R.I. - Austin Calamita caught 10 passes for 150 yards and scored three touchdowns as the Western Connecticut State University football team defeated Salve Regina 40-21 Saturday night. Calamita scored on throws from David James of nine ...


  9. Council considers ways to boost U.S. Census participation in...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    ... - particularly immigrants who are suspicious of or fear Republican President Donald Trump's administration. If Connecticut's largest city, on paper, loses residents because of a lack of participation in the census, it could have a major impact on ...


  10. Conn. police hope to generate leads on 20th anniversary of killingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | 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: FARMINGTON - Police in Connecticut are hoping to generate new leads as they mark the 20th anniversary of an unsolved killing.


  11. Whitney Jefferson, Anderson EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... editorial director and director of pop culture for BuzzFeed in New York. She graduated from the University of Connecticut in Hartford. She is the daughter of Cathie S. Jefferson and Roy M. Jefferson of Deep River, Conn. The bride's father, who is ...


  12. Twenty Years Later, Conn. Woman's Murder Remains UnsolvedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | World News Report

    Police in Connecticut are hoping to generate new leads as they mark the 20th anniversary of an unsolved killing. Investigators from Farmington police and other agencies have scheduled a news conference Monday at the site of the murder of Agnieszka Ziemlewski to talk about the case and ask for the public's help in solving it.


  13. Ledge Light tour offers brush with the paranormalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Day

    ... Maritime Society as a fundraiser for the society. (Dana Jensen/The Day) For almost any resident of southeastern Connecticut, New London Ledge Light, perched at the base of the Thames River and established in 1909, is the stuff of local lore, ...


  14. Preston to consider joining Uncas Health DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Day

    Preston - Preston is the last town in southeastern Connecticut to join a regional health district, and the state is offering a $15,000 incentive to end the current arrangement of part-time services for health and sanitation inspections and health services. The Board of Selectmen met for over an hour with Uncas Health District Executive Director Patrick McCormack on Thursday to hear a rundown of services offered by the now 10-town district that covers much of the northern portion of New London County.


  15. Control of Congress also at stake in state legislative racesRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 4, 2014 file photo, Republican Mark Tweedie, center, is congratulated by campaign treasurer Tim Devanney victory in the Connecticut House 13th District race in Manchester, Conn. Rep. Tweedie has been making the case for change of the Democratically controlled General Assembly as he challenges Democratic Sen. Steve Cassano in the November 2018 general election, in a potentially pivotal race for control of the chamber.


  16. Diver found unresponsive in Connecticut pond, police sayRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... 22, 2018 NEW HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Police say a diver has been found unresponsive in a pond in New Hartford. Connecticut State Police say they were called to West Hill Pond shortly after 9 a.m. Saturday on reports of a diver in distress. Rescuers ...


  17. Vibrant Fall Foliage, Seasonal Experiences Set to Wow Connecticut Visitors This AutumnRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    HARTFORD, Conn: Connecticut is expecting one of its brightest fall foliage seasons in recent memory, and it is also offering visitors more ways to create fall memories with friends and family - including leaf peeping excursions by ski lift, a wider selection of wine, beer and cider-related experiences, new hiking and biking trails, deals on lodging and can't-miss events. Due to one of the wettest Augusts in recent memory, Connecticut trees and forests are primed to present an amazing array of fall colors, said Christopher Martin, director/state forester, Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.


  18. Monroe reminds residents of bulk waste pickup programRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    Monroe Town Hall Offices at 7 Fan Hill Road in Monroe, Connecticut. Taken on Monday May 13, 2013.


  19. West Haven PD issues refresher on child passenger safety lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    There are various laws in Connecticut related to child passenger safety, and West Haven police want to be sure residents are familiar with all of them.


  20. Organizers hope food systems event at RD86 Space will be 'jump start'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Day

    ... in local food and waste systems to come to an event Monday in New London. The United Way of Southeastern Connecticut and the New London County Food Policy Council have been using a $35,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture grant to fund ...