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'Captain Underpants' Author Will Sign Latest Release
Nominations are being accepted now through Sept. 8 for The Harriet Beecher Stowe Prize for Writing for Social Justice, presented every other year to an American author whose work has made an important impact on a critical social issue in the tradition of Stowe's 1852 masterpiece, "Uncle Tom's Cabin."
Mon Aug 18, 2014
School board expects to complete Carter investigation next week
The Board of Education's investigation of Terrence P. Carter, the man unanimously appointed in June as the city's next superintendent, is on track to be completed next week, according to the board's attorney.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Montville marijuana dispensary could open mid-September
With an H&R Block tax-preparation office on one side and a hair salon on the other, the region's first medical-marijuana dispensary contains not a whiff of a smell more pungent than fresh paint on the walls.
New London hosts Food Truck Festival
Cheesy, crispy offerings from The Cheese Truck, above, will join delights by Rollinred ; Spuds Your Way ; Lil' NoRA Cupcake Truck ; Uncle D's Blazin' BBQ ; Caseus Cheese Truck ; The Rolling Tomato ; Snowie of Connecticut ; Keifer's Kettle Korn ; Del's ; The Four Drummies BBQ ; Italian Express ; and Supreme Hot Dogs at the Food Truck Festival ... (more)
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Bellator MMA Announces Start Time for Bellator 123
Bellator MMA Announces Start Time for Bellator 123 Posted by Larry Csonka on 08.11.2014 Airing on the same night as UFC Fight Night 50... Bellator MMA has confirmed the final card and start times for the upcoming Bellator 123 event.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Concert Review: Alan Jackson headlines Mohegan Sun Arena
UNCASVILLE _ Alan Jackson is celebrating his 25th year in country music and the chart-topping icon included a stop at Mohegan Sun on Saturday night as part of the festivities.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Groundbreaking for Arooga's Restaurant at Mohegan Sun
On a sunny Tuesday in Uncasville, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy joined Kevin Brown , Chairman of the Mohegan Tribal Council, and other dignitaries to break ground for the Tribe's first Arooga's Grille and Sports Bar restaurant.
Marijuana dispensary slated to open in Montville after Labor Day
Montville State Department of Consumer Protection Commissioner William M. Rubenstein said he expects the state's six medical marijuana dispensaries to open in September, when the first shipment of product is expected from one of the state's four marijuana producers.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
For 40 years, Herb's been serving breakfast
When you enter Herb's Country Deli & Restaurant off of Route 32 in Uncasville, the first thing you might notice is a window looking into the kitchen.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
'Vibe Tribe' makes festival unique
Ryan Dempsey, of Vermont based quartet Twiddle, cheers for Kung Fu as they perform on the main stage during the Gathering of the Vibes music festival Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Conn.
Concert review: John Legend works to live up to name at Mohegan Sun
It is way too early in his career to call singer-songwriter John Legend a "legend," despite the fact his name seemingly demands it.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Niantic Boardwalk on the rebound after storm damage
The rock-crushing operation at McCook park is the first step in the long-awaited construction project to rebuild the still storm-damaged half of the Niantic Bay Boardwalk.
UConn to Face UCLA in Holiday Showcase
The defending national champion Huskies will face UCLA as part of the Hall of Fame Women's Holiday Showcase, the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced Friday.
5 questions for Josh Groban
Josh Groban will perform at the Mohegan Sun Casino on Aug. 29 and Tanglewood in Lenox on Aug. 30. Event: Josh Groban in concert When and where: Aug. 29 at 8 p.m., Mohegan Sun Casino Cost: $70 and $90 For more info: Call 745-3000 or online at ticketmaster.com When and where: Aug. 30 at 7 p.m., Tanglewood Cost: $22 to $121 For more info: Call ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Come see the old and the new
Fort Shantok was Mohegan Indians' primary settlement between 1636 and 1682. The village was a fortified, well-defended stronghold on an elevated site along the Thames River of Connecticut.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
State Supreme Court upholds bank negligence in St. Bernard School embezzlement
The state Supreme Court has upheld a 2012 jury finding that Bank of America's negligence enabled a former St. Bernard School employee to embezzle more than $800,000 from the school between 2002 and 2006.
Mohegan gaming authority reports 38 percent decline in quarterly profit
The Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority today reported dramatic declines in earnings and profits in the quarter that ended June 30. Net income, or profit, of $13.9 million was down 38 percent over the same three-month period the previous fiscal year, while EBITDA - earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization - of $69.1 was down 19 ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Hopkins-Cavanagh taking conservative approach in her run for Congress
Lori Hopkins-Cavanagh of New London considers herself many things: a real estate broker, a radio show host, a melded family's mother of four, a proud member of the National Rifle Association, a constitutional conservative, an entrepreneur, a small business owner and a former weather anchor.