The week in The Day
Saint Joseph Church parishioner Annlynne M. Tito of Niantic worships during evening mass at the church in New London Wednesday March 13, 2013 after the announcement from the Vatican that a new Pope has been named.
A City of New London Public Works, Building Maintenance Department employee who refers to himself as "Z", attempts to repair the traffic light at the intersection of Broad and Hempstead Street in New London Monday, March 11, 2013.
Toni Baldwin, left, laughs after being startled when Elvis impersonator Dave Devonshuk of Seymour, center, began singing to her while entertaining a crowd at the Montville Senior Center Friday, Feb. 22, 2013. Beryl Austria, right, watches the performance.
Norwich firefighters move the bucket of their tower ladder to battle a fire in Apt. C48 of the Cedar Glen Apartments Friday, March 15, 2013. There were no reported injuries.
Norwich Battalion Chief Jim Kurasz gives orders over the radio as firefighters battle a fire in Apt. C48 of the Cedar Glen Apartments Friday, March 15, 2013. There were no reported injuries.
Notre Dame's Skylar Diggins, 4, jumps into the arms of Natalie Achonwa, 11, as teammates Jewell Lloyd, 32, and Ariel Braker, 44, run in to join the celebration after their team beat UConn in the Big East Championship final game at the XL Center in Hartford Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
UConn sits on the bench after their loss to Notre Dame while waiting for the award ceremony to begin after the Big East Championship final Tuesday, March 12, 2013.
Historically clad models wait in line to show off the latest in Norwich fashions from centuries past during the Norwich Silhouettes Historical Fashion Show gala for the Slater Memorial Museum at Norwich Free Academy Saturday March 16, 2013.
Models wait in line to show off the latest in Norwich fashions from centuries past during the Norwich Silhouettes Historical Fashion Show gala for the Slater Memorial Museum at Norwich Free Academy Saturday March 16, 2013.
Deputy Chief Henry E. Kydd Jr. shakes hands with members of the New London Fire Department after Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio announced during a press conference at city hall Wednesday, March 13, 2013 that he will be Chief of the New London Fire Department starting April 1 after the retirement of Chief Ron Samul.
Shahar Yosef, left, of the Afula Band of Afula, Israel warms up in a hallway full of luggage as members of the Afula Band and Chorus join the members of the Lyme/Old Lyme High School Wind Ensemble for a joint concert at Lyme/Old Lyme High School Thursday March 14, 2013. (Tim Cook/The Day)
Roslyn Hall, 16-months, toddles across the room with a book looking for her parents; Justin and Andrea Hall during the sale at the former St. Mary Star of the Sea School in New London Friday, March 15, 2013. The school closed last year and the various furnishings and supplies went on sale Friday and Saturday.
Bacon Academy students and fans cheer on the girls basketball team as they face Farmington in the Class L State Championship game at the Mohegan Sun Arena Saturday March 16, 2013. Farmington defeated Bacon 49-44.
Farmington's Brittany Belisle,12, falls over Michaela Siver, 20, of Bacon Academy after wrestiling Emma Siver, 4, of Bacon Academy for a rebound during the Class L Girls Basketball State Tournament final held at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville Saturday, March 16, 2013. Bacon lost the game to Farmington 44-49.
Taylor McLaughlin, 31, left, and Carlee Putnam, 32, of Bacon Academy walk off the court while Farmington celebrates their win against Bacon Academy in the Class L Girls Basketball State Tournament final held at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville Saturday, March 16, 2013. Bacon lost the game to Farmington 44-49.
Highlights from The Day photographers.