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Noanker says Mason Islanders have it easy
Poor Masons Island. Think you have traffic problems? Visit Noank village and, while on the way here, check out the tight squeeze on the road where the Oyster House recently opened.
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
Stonington issues violation notice to Handlebar Cafe
First Selectmen Ed Haberek has said that the town has issued a notice of violation to Handlebar Cafe for erecting an illegal sign and set of large handlebars over the entrance to the Route 1 bar as part of its reality television show makeover.
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.
Tue May 21, 2013
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.
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.
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.
In Transit Blog: Walkabout - 5/20: Dreamliners Lift Off; Post-Sandy Beaches Surveyed
Dreaming Again Boeing's embattled 787 Dreamliner , no longer grounded for safety concerns, returned to America's airways today.
Sun May 19, 2013
Local policing isn't just local anymore
The job of local law enforcement officers has never been easy. Each day an officer steps onto the street and into the unknown.
Fri May 17, 2013
Lawsuits on guns and claims of selectman self porn
One of his clients is the woman who is suing the first selectman of Stonington, claiming he sent her a picture of his genitals.
Thu May 16, 2013
Stonington group's application to raise chicken issue
A Pawcatuck woman who is a principal in Chicken Lovers Urge Change , has filed an application to change the town's zoning regulations so residents can raise six hens, or two hens per household member on residential properties.
Tue May 14, 2013
Brewery Trail and a new ap all part of Beer Week
The legislature established the Brewery Trail and on Tuesday, during the state's Beer Week, got a look at the app.
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
Accident temporarily knocks out power in Stonington
Power was knocked out to a large section of Pawcatuck early this morning and a portion of Pequot Trail was temporarily closed after an SUV driven by a woman, who police say was intoxicated, struck a utility pole.
Sat May 11, 2013
Stonington police won't act to silence dirt-biking teen
Stonington Board of Police Commissioners Chairman Scott Bates said Thursday night that police will not take action to stop a teenager from riding his dirt bike on his family's Richmond Lane property.
Stonington paving plans outlined
The Highway Department and its subcontractors are scheduled to begin the first phase of the town's $3.5 million paving and road repair project next week.
Fri May 10, 2013
Anti-Dog Ban Bill Passes Connecticut House
The Connecticut House of Representatives has approved a bill that would block towns and cities from enacting breed-specific bans on dogs.
Police logs - May 10
Lori St. Jean, 46, of 368 Grindstone Hill Road, North Stonington, was charged Wednesday with driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and driving with a suspended license.
Wed May 08, 2013
Students skipping dissections bill
Connecticut students who object to dissecting frogs, fetal pigs and other dead animals in science classes may soon be able to opt out.