The week in The Day
Justin Duverge, 16, of New London, a tuba player in the New London High school marching band, performs with fellow members as the New London Parks Conservancy holds a Rededication of War Memorial ceremony at Williams Park in New London Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
Jordyn Hicks, 15, of New London, a member of the Jr. Naval ROTC of New London High School, holds the American flag, part of the ceremony's Color Guard during the New London Parks Conservancy Rededication of War Memorial ceremony at Williams Park in New London Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
Mavis Krajewski of New London clenches her St. Stephen medallion as Taps is played during the New London Parks Conservancy Rededication of War Memorial ceremony at Williams Park in New London Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. Krajewski had a close friend, Air Force veteran George W. Murphy, of New London, who was killed in action during World War II and has his name inscribed on the memorial. Krajewski stated that Murphy sat in front of her in school.
Devon Sousa, left, of New London, carries the ball into the endzone for a first half touchdown evading Montville's Angel Condenza in the New England Youth Football Conference Senior Division Championship at Camp Oakdale in Montville Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
Cevin Riley (7) of New London attempts to get past Montville's Andrew Petherick during the first half in the New England Youth Football Conference Senior Division Championship at Camp Oakdale in Montville Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012.
The afternoon sun peeks through the building cloud cover illuminating New London Ledge Light seen from Avery Point in Groton Monday, Nov. 12, 2012.
East Lyme teammates celebrate after Isabelle Moore scores a goal during the second shootout, as Brookfield looks on to the right, in the second round of the CIAC Class L girls soccer state tournament at Bridebrook Park in East Lyme Monday, Nov. 12, 2012.
Kylie Fustini, top, of Ledyard, blocks a shot by Foran's Fallon Bevino, foreground, during the third game of a Class M Girls Volleyball state tournament game at Ledyard High School Monday, Nov. 12, 2012.
Ledyard teammates Michelle Klinkowski, from left, Brianna Riley (5), Kylie Fustini, third from left, Alyssa Gregory, back, Arianna Fustini (4) and Madison Canestrari, right, celebrate after scoring the winning point in game 5 against Foran, in a Class M Girls Volleyball state tournament game at Ledyard High School Monday, Nov. 12, 2012.
Pawcatuck firefighters battle a garage fire at 26 Moss Street in Pawcatuck Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012.
Montville celebrates a goal by Joshua Handler, 4, while Ledyard's Anthony Saccone, 17, walks away during the boys soccer Class M state tournament quarterfinal held at Montville High School Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012.
Montville's Connor Leeman, 9, heads the ball between the defense of Ledyard's Matthew McElwee, 10, and Anthony Saccone, 17, during the boys soccer Class M state tournament quarterfinal held at Montville High School Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012.
Bill Diodato, right, becomes emotional as he listens to Norwich Alderman Mark Bettencourt read a proclamation in his honor during the Norwich Rotary and Women's City Club's Native Son Award banquet for Diodato at the Holiday Inn in Norwich Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2012.
Shasha Kuo of East Lyme uses her iPad to shoot video of instructor Jack McLaughlin of Hanover walking her fellow students through some steps during the line dancing class at the East Lyme Senior Center Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2012 so she can practice at home.
Lyme/Old Lyme's goalie Tori Sims cuts through St. Bernard's offense to make a save on a St. Bernard corner kick during action in the first half of the girls soccer state tournament Class S quarterfinal game at Lyme/Old Lyme High School Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012.
Catlin McMahon, center, of Norwich, a Norwich Adult Education student, applauds after one of her friends, Jeremy Novoa of Norwich, also a student, ended his brief comment on stage with a dance move, during the annual Norwich Adult Education Fall festival and Multicultural Brunch held in the lower level of St. Mary's Church in Norwich Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012. Two fellow students, Nicole Dow, back left, of Preston, and Anna Timken, right, of Stonington, look on.
East Lyme's Jillian Bartlett watches on as teammate Kara Seitz tries to keep the ball in play during the third game against Joel Barlow in the Class L girls volleyball state tournament semifinals at Shelton High School Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012.
Highlights from The Day photographers.