The week in The Day
The Montville High School cheerleaders applaud as an injured cheerleader from St. Bernard walks off of the competition floor under her own power at the ECC Cheerleading Championships at Waterford High School Saturday Feb. 22, 2014.
People walk across the Connecticut College campus in the fog Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
Sledders make their up an incline behind the Ledyard Middle School, Monday, Feb. 17, 2014.
Admiral Robert J. Papp, Commandant of the United States Coast Guard, cheers at the end of the playing of the Coast Guard anthem after he and Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio of New London, left, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy of Connecticut, second from right, and James J. Coleman, chairman of the National Coast Guard Museum Association, right, signed the Memorandum of Agreement for the National Coast Guard Museum during the signing ceremony at Union Station in New London Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.
Sledders brave a driving cold rain as they march up the hill for one more run at the Old Lyme Country Club in Old Lyme Wednesday Feb. 19, 2014.
A man shoveling the sidewalk in front of the Interdistrict School for Arts and Communication on Governor Winthrop Boulevard in New London pauses for an oncoming city plow truck Tuesday Feb. 18, 2014.
Hunter Babcock, 3, of Canterbury devours a bowl of clam chowder during 11th Annual Cabin Fever Festival and Chowder Cook-Off at Olde Mistick Village Saturday, February, 22, 2014.
Ledyard's Devon MarcAurele, left, offers a hand up to his competitor, Montville's Pat Bogan, after MarcAurele won the 170-pound ECC championship final at Fitch High School in Groton Sunday, February 16, 2014.
Joe Massimino of Gales Ferry, owner of Sarge's Comic and Games on State Street in New London, shovels snow off the sidewalk in front of his business, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. Massimino purchased the business almost four years ago, and is shoveling near the "Silver Surfer."
The Thames tugboats Patricia Ann and Thameship turn the Hong Kong registered cargo ship Octbreeze Island around in the Thames River turning basin off the Adm. Harold E. Shear Marine Terminal in New London Thursday, February 20, 2014.
The East Lyme cheerleading squad performs one of several thrown aerial maneuvers as area high school cheerleading squads compete in the ECC Cheerleading Championships at Waterford High School Saturday Feb. 22, 2014.
A St. Bernard High School cheerleader is rolled by her teammates during their routine in the ECC Cheerleading Championships at Waterford High School Saturday Feb. 22, 2014.
Wendy Ravenelle of Pawcatuck prepares to let "Roo," her 4-year-old male Pembroke Welsh Corgi run his portion of a race during a round of Flyball competition at My Dog's Place in Mystic, Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014.
Joe Giordano (10) of Connecticut College and Kyle Lockwood (10) of Bowdoin College during the hockey game at Dayton Arena on the Connecticut College campus Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
New London's Nabate Metts tries to drive by Hamden's Bryant Backus on his way to the basket during first quarter action at New London High School Thursday Feb. 20, 2014.
Reflection of skaters at Washington Trust Community Skating Center in Westerly in water on the ice from the ice melting due to the sun beating down on that area and warm temperatures Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014.
New London's Alejandro Paulino grapples with Waterford's Brentt Smith during the 120 pound final round match at the Class M state championship wrestling meet at Jonathan Law High School Saturday Feb. 22, 2014. Smith won by decision.
St. Bernard's Anthony Malchiodi (20), center, grabs the rebound away from Griswold's Nick Faulise, right, and Zane Peterson, left, assisted by St. Bernard's Paul Pepas, second from right, during a division title basketball game at St. Bernard High School in Montville, Monday, February 17, 2014.
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