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  1. Frontier customer complaints widespreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Day

    The manager of the Green Marble Coffee shop in Mystic says WiFi service from Frontier Communications has been so iffy that it's probably keeping customers away, and others once burned by technical problems are concerned that they are going to be paying for service that they never received. These kinds of issues spurred the state Department of Consumer Protection to announce Thursday that it would act as a clearing-house for consumer complaints about Frontier statewide.

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  2. Stonington schools end annual 8th-grade trip to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Day

    "It is a great experience but it just has too many downsides," Riley said Thursday. "My hope is that if parents want to continue the trip on their own we'll help them set it up outside of school time such as during spring break or during the summers."

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  3. Stonington superintendent ends middle school D.C. tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | TheDay.Com

    Superintendent of Schools Van Riley has ended the annual eighth-grade trip to Washington D.C., citing a list of reasons, such as a growing number of students who can't afford the more than $800 trip, problems finding chaperones, the cost of substitute teachers and ongoing problems with students staying together in hotel rooms. "It is a great experience, but it just has too many downsides," Riley said this afternoon.

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  4. Mystic opens adventure talks with search for Revolutionary War shipRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Day

    Mystic Seaport will open its 2014-15 Adventure Series on Nov. 20 with a presentation by the Ocean Technology Foundation of Mystic about its ongoing search for the wreck of the Bonhomme Richard, the Revolutionary War flagship of John Paul Jones. Melissa Ryan, the project manager and chief scientist for OTF, will discuss the search - which includes the U.S. and French navies and state-of-the-art search technology.

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  5. Old Mystic bids farewell to its beloved General StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Day

    "We'll miss you," said Theo Hamell, 82, reaching over the counter to hug Fini McGlinchey, who has co-owned the business with her husband, Paul, for 18 years. Hamell has lived in the same house near the store all of her life and uses a cane now, but made a special trip Tuesday to say goodbye.

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  6. Handmade crafts available across the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Day

    On the first Sunday of November, while piles of Halloween candy sat uneaten in trick-or-treat bags and in office breakrooms, the City of New London had its lampposts bedecked in large festive wreaths, signalling the first sign of the winter holiday season and generating many a sigh about it's increasingly early start. But November is also a time for holiday craft fairs and bazaars in many local churches.

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  7. Groton Light Parade seeks participantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Day

    The Groton Business Association of the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce is looking for floats and marchers for the 16th annual Holiday Light Parade, which will be held Dec. 6. The parade will start at 5 p.m. at Poquonnock Road at South Road and end at the Groton Shopping Plaza. Floats from businesses, clubs and organizations, as well as marchers from any group in the community, are welcome.

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  8. Old 'Zonington' nickname comes back to haunt StoningtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | TheDay.Com

    Back in the 1990s, the town developed a reputation of making it difficult for people to get zoning approvals for projects both large and small. But the name faded as the town approved large projects such as the Stop & Shop complex on Route 2, StoneRidge and some mill renovations.

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  9. Honoring Dr. CoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Day

    The community will gather tonight to honor Dr. Stephen M. Coan, president and chief executive officer of Sea Research Foundation as the 2014 recipient of the William Crawford Distinguished Service Award. The foundation operates the Mystic Aquarium.

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  10. Sandy Point dredging beginsRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Day

    Dredging of the navigation channel east of Sandy Point began last week, and a second dredging project on the Mystic River is also underway, state officials said Monday. The $6.7 million dredging projects are being overseen by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in coordination with state environmental agencies in Connecticut and Rhode Island.

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  11. New restaurant adds to the dining melting pot of downtown New LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Day

    A new restaurant and bar on Bank Street named Cilantro's held its grand opening Sunday, bringing a slice of Ecuadorean cuisine to the culinary melting pot of downtown. The self-styled American/Latin bar and cafe, in the same building at 639 Bank St. where the long-running Bank Street Cafe once held sway, was fairly subdued at 7 p.m. But things were expected to heat up later in the evening thanks to the regular Latin-night DJ who plays a variety of dance favorites, said restaurant general manager Beth Jara.

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  12. Crash survivor arrested for driving car without required breath-alcohol ignition lockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Day

    The lone survivor of a fiery drunken-driving crash that killed three people in 2007 was arrested Thursday after police discovered he was driving a car without a required breath-alcohol ignition interlock device. Nelson A. Panganiban Jr., 24, of 64 Round Hill Road was charged with driving without a breath-alcohol ignition interlock device and failure to use a turn signal.

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  13. Crash survivor arrested for driving car without required breath-alcohol ignition lockRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | The Day

    The lone survivor of a fiery drunken-driving crash that killed three people in 2007 was arrested Thursday after police discovered he was driving a car without a required breath-alcohol ignition lock. Nelson A. Panganiban Jr., 24, of 64 Round Hill Road was charged with driving without a breath-alcohol ignition lock and failure to use a turn signal.

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  14. Police LogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | TheDay.Com

    Nelson A. Panganiban Jr., 24, of 64 Round Hill Road was charged Thursday with driving without a breath-alcohol ignition lock and failure to use a turn signal. Desire L. Broome, 49, of 9 School St., No.

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  15. Voting for "the devils I know"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | TheDay.Com

    It's sort of a sweet spot in that people are usually in a good mood, having done their civic duty. They generally feel like they've made their voice heard, however faintly, and they are often glad to talk about it.

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  16. Cancer fundraiser gets local boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Day

    The Valenti group of auto dealers in Mystic, Westerly and Old Saybrook have teamed up with Coca-Cola of Southern New England to sponsor a fundraiser for the Terri Brodeur Breast Cancer Foundation. From today through Saturday, every test drive at a Valenti location will result in $5 being donated to the foundation.

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  17. Arts Cafe Mystic welcomes Sue Ellen ThompsonRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Day

    Hard to believe it's been seven years since Sue Ellen Thompson left Mystic for the Maryland shore. After all, as a former Connecticut Poet Laureate who wrote with such bewitching eloquence about everyday existence in this part of the world, Thompson will probably always seem "one of ours."

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  18. West Marine opens bigger Mystic store on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | The Day

    A new West Marine boat-supply store will open Friday at the corner of Maritime Drive and Coogan Boulevard, across the street from Mystic Aquarium. The new 13,000-square-foot store, significantly larger than the previous 8,000-square-foot location on Clara Drive, is at the site of a former overflow parking lot for the aquarium.

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  19. Scott unseats Moukawsher in 40th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Day

    "I think it really boiled down to the economy," Scott said of the victory. "People just wanted change.

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  20. Mystic Womana s Club taking poinsettia ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Day

    The Mystic Woman's Club is accepting orders for poinsettias for the holiday season. This annual event benefits the winter heating relief funds in Groton and Stonington.

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