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  1. Police logs - July 31Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Day

    ... with second-degree breach of peace and third-degree criminal mischief. Kevin J. Branch, 24, of 68 Al Harvey Road, Stonington, was charged Tuesday with second-degree failure to appear in court. Aurilene M. Dos Santos, 30, of 1215 Pleasant Valley Road ...

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  2. CT Politicians, Indian Tribes Escalate Fight Over Recognition RuleRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Hartford Courant

    ... the state of Connecticut," wrote Kathleen Sebastian Dring, an elder of the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation of North Stonington , in her comments to the agency. This was the second time the state has been able to influence the BIA. In May, the agency ...

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  3. Five local rivers likely to be eligible for wild and scenic statusRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Day

    ... for inclusion in the National Wild and Scenic Program is the Connecticut section of the Pawcatuck River in North Stonington and Stonington; and the Rhode Island section of the Pawcatuck in Westerly, Hopkinton, Richmond, Charlestown and South ...

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  4. Tribes support changing feds' recognition processRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Day

    ... a tribe seeks to re-apply for recognition. Dennis Jenkins, chairman of the Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation in North Stonington, said the provision would allow states, municipalities and other organizations that oppose tribal recognition to stand in the ...

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  5. Jepsen: Audits of Amistad expected soonRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Day

    With state representatives Diana Urban, D-North Stonington, and Ted Moukawsher, D-Groton, calling for him to immediately investigate whether Amistad America misappropriated $8 million in state funding instead of waiting for completion of a long-delayed state audit, Attorney General George Jepsen said Monday he believes his office has taken the ... (more)

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  6. U.S. extends comment deadline on proposed federal-recognition rules changesRead the original story

    Monday | The Day

    ... state-recognized tribes that have tried and failed to gain federal recognition: the Eastern Pequots of North Stonington, the Kent-based Schaghticokes and the Golden Hill Paugussetts of Trumbull and Colchester. The BIA has been conducting public ...

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  7. Frizzante: A Playground For Wine LoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | CTNow.com

    Frizzante Champagne and Wine Bar in North Stonington may look like it's off the beaten path, but it's actually quite strategically placed.

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  8. Connecticut man accused of shooting girlfriend's pet turtleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | The Detroit News

    Stonington, Conn. -- Authorities say a Connecticut man shot to death his girlfriend's pet turtle.

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  9. Events planned for Battle of Stonington's 200th anniversaryRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Day

    The Stonington Historical Society has announced a list of upcoming activities to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Stonington.

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  10. Lawmakers push for Amistad probeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | The Day

    ... lawmakers to renew their call for the state attorney general to get involved. State Reps. Diana Urban, D-North Stonington, and Ted Moukawsher, D-Groton, said Saturday that the state should not wait for the completion of a long-awaited audit of ...

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  11. Sen. Maynard suffers serious injury in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | TheDay.Com

    State Sen. Andrew Maynard, D-Stonington, was in serious condition at Rhode Island Hospital after he fell from an outside staircase at his Grandview Park home and landed on the sidewalk below at 2:39 a.m. Monday.

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  12. Messages from the Other SideRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Day

    PSYCHIC READINGS BENEFIT ROTTIE RESCUE Lisa M. Lanno, a spirit medium, will be at the Waterford Community Center on Saturday to perform psychic readings and spiritual connections, as part of a fundraiser for Cathy's Rottie Rescue of North Stonington.

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  13. The CT home of American Impressionism dazzles with its summer scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Examiner.com

    ... many local sources. The CafA Flo also has special monthly dinners catered by her nearby Gourmet Galley of Stonington, Conn. She also caters weddings and other group celebrations on the museum's eleven park-like acres. We loved the pan-seared ...

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  14. Tentative settlement reached in dispute over Stonington propertyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Day

    The town has reached a tentative settlement with a part-time Lords Point couple who sued the town after former Zoning Enforcement Officer Joe Larkin told them they could build a house on a lot they were considering buying but then reversed his decision after they made the purchase.

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  15. Bond Commission funds will boost several local projectsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | TheDay.Com

    ... of the loans, grants and funds were for housing and transportation projects. Threadmill Partners LLC located in Stonington was approved to receive a $5 million loan with a 1 percent interest rate over 42 years to help with the redevelopment of a ...

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  16. Malloy-Jepsen vs. Amistad pirates: The pirates are winningRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | TheDay.Com

    ... was the recent legislators' kiss-a-pirate event aboard Amistad in New London, when Rep. Diana Urban of North Stonington led what looked, sadly, like a welcome party for Washington. The North Stonington lawmaker should stop thanking the organization ...

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  17. No more stalling, release Stonington documentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Day

    With the Freedom of Information Commission's 4-2 decision upholding the hearing officer's recommendation, Stonington First Selectman Ed Haberek should not delay in releasing the harassment complaint filed in 2009 against him by a woman employee under his supervision.

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  18. Registrar race makes for unusual primary in North StoningtonRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Day

    A primary will be held in August between two women vying for the opportunity to work with fewer than 4,000 registered voters in a part-time job that pays barely $5,000 a year.

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  19. With creation of commission, Stonington begins planning for climate changeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | The Day

    ... is no entirely accurate forecast of how soon the town will be impacted by sea level rise, one thing is certain - Stonington will be impacted," the land conservancy states in its letter. "Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection ...

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  20. Malloy calls for local hearing on proposed changes in federal recognition of Indian tribesRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Day

    ... state-recognized tribes that have tried and failed to gain recognition in the past: the Eastern Pequots of North Stonington, the Kent-based Schaghticokes and the Golden Hill Paugussetts of Trumbull and Colchester. "Extending federal acknowledgement ...

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