3 hrs ago
The Stamford Daily Voice
Report: Injured Passenger Sues Metro-North After Derailment
A passenger who was seriously hurt in last week's train crash on the Bridgeport-Fairfield border filed a lawsuit Friday against Metro-North Railroad, The Hartford Courant reported .
7 hrs ago
'March Against Monsanto' Saturday in Mystic
Mystic A "March Against Monsanto" will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday to express support for a bill pending in the General Assembly that would require labeling of genetically engineered foods.
Thu May 23, 2013
Stonington officials have concerns about plan to reuse mill space
Some members of the Planning and Zoning Commission raised concerns about a proposal Tuesday night that would expand the permitted uses allowed in the town's manufacturing zones in an attempt to reuse vacant mill space.
Wed May 22, 2013
TVC says new upgrades will speed Internet service to customers in the region
Thames Valley Communications announced this week that it has finished upgrades that will bring faster Internet service to its coverage area including Gales Ferry, Groton, Mystic, Stonington and Pawcatuck.
A six pack of questions with brewer Aaren Simoncini
Aaren Simoncini started small when he opened Beer'd Brewing in Stonington in late 2012.
The Mystic Moonrun
The Mystic Moonrun will be held at the Harp & Hound on May 26th at 7:00. Registration at 6:15 to start.
Critics say repaired line still lacking
James Repass of Boston, MA, president of National Corridors Initiative, a group dedicated to the modernization of our country's rail service, surveys the site of Friday's derailment and collision in Bridgeport, Conn.
Tue May 21, 2013
Mystic Seaports hosts 19th-century-style holiday
Mystic Seaport, 75 Greenmanville Ave., Mystic Village of Stonington. Open daily: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Regular admission: $24, seniors and college students $22, youth $15; age 5 and younger, free.
Three nursing homes in southeastern Connecticut face state fines
Three nursing homes in southeastern Connecticut face state fines of more than $1,000 for lapses in care cited by the Department of Public Health.
Mon May 20, 2013
Mystic teen charged in home trashing arrested in beer burglary
The Mystic teenager charged last week with causing as much as $100,000 of damage to an unoccupied Pawcatuck home, has been arrested again, this time for allegedly breaking into a Mystic garage and stealing beer.
Mystic Seaport to welcome first Civil War Naval Encampment
The state's first Civil War Naval Encampment re-enactment will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 1-2 at Mystic Seaport.
Norwich students prepare for creative turn as storytellers
Children at a storytelling workshop wear what they imagine would be the expression on their characters' faces during the most exciting moment of their story, for a picture being taken by Ann Shapiro, director of the Connecticut Storytelling Center at Connecticut College.
Wed May 15, 2013
One Tank Trips: Visit The Aquarium In Mystic, Conn.
This month, we've been touring easy-to-get-to destinations in Connecticut as part of our One Tank Trips series .
Tue May 14, 2013
Local brew on the Conn. beer trail
The beer industry in Connecticut is booming. You don't have to actually hit the Connecticut Beer trail to get a taste of some local brew.
Bank Square Books goes big
Go ahead. Sit down in Mystic's Oyster Club and slurp down a few on the half-shell with your newest pal, the world-famous author.
Stonington woman is new director of state coalition to help homeless
Lisa Tepper Bates of Stonington, the executive director of the Mystic Area Shelter & Hospitality Inc., has been named the new executive director of the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness.
Mon May 13, 2013
Shark Found at Sachuset Point Sunday
Patch reader Donna McHenry found a shark, which she said appeared to be dead, washed up on the far south west side of Sachuset Point Sunday.
East Lyme assisted-living facility planning to build addition
The proposal calls for a two-story addition on the building's northwest corner that would provide 11 more residential units and expand the facility from 48,000 to 54,000 square feet.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Hartford Courant
Reader Submitted: Young Poets Day At Sunken Garden Poetry Festival...
On Wednesday June 12, opening night of Hill-Stead Museum's prestigious Sunken Garden Poetry Festival, winners and selected readers from eight Connecticut poetry programs will gather for the annual Fresh Voices reading in the historic Sunken Garden.
Blindness looms, but life full for Ledyard girl
In the back, Sofia Priebe - at 4 feet, 8 inches - is the second-tallest girl in her class at Mystic Ballet.