The week in The Day
Elizabeth Cook of Watertown, Mass., a member of Lowell's Boat Shop, located in Amesbury, Mass., assembles a Deer Island Skiff to be auctioned off at the end of the show, during the 23rd annual Wooden Boat Show at Mystic Seaport, Sunday, June 29, 2014.
L. Goffe Briggs, right, of Mystic, dances with Johanna Phillips-Clark of Mystic, as the Roomful of Blues band performs onstage during the Mystic Blues Festival at the Mystic Shipyard Sunday, June 29, 2014.
Movie film crew members Dave Taylor, left, of New London, a best boy electric, and TJ Brocket of Essex, Conn., a gaffer, on the set of "The Missing Girl", directed by A. D. Calvo, along Union Street in New London, Monday, June 30, 2014. The crew is filming inside "Mort's Comics and More", a fictitious comic book store.
Pizzarama Drive-In staff members including Andrea Kambolli, third from right, of New London, Iranthi Anastasiou, second from right, owner, of Waterford, Kosta Karebbelas, right, and owner Bill Anastasiou, left, react after the United States team misses a scoring attempt, during overtime against Belgium of the World Cup game at the New London restaurant, Tuesday, July 1, 2014. The restaurant is now celebrating 53 years in business.
Kayla Joyner, front, 6, of Rockaway Beach, N.Y., receives a hug from Elsa Ruiz of Brooklyn, N.Y., a representative of Fresh Air Fund as host families greet New York City children as they arrive by bus to the McDonald's parking lot along West Main Street in Norwich, Monday, June 30, 2014. The children will spend a week with the host families. The two are waiting for their host family to arrive. Fourteen-year-old Tyrese Bollers, right, of Brooklyn, N.Y., looks on.
United States Coast Guard Academy Cadets Second Class Aurimas Juodka, left, and Sheila Bertrand get in the face of "swab" Kevin Lennox as Bravo Company finishes at the barber shop and mailroom during R-Day, the reporting-in day that marks the beginning of the 7-week "Swab Summer" for the class of 2018 Monday, June 30, 2014. About 250 prospective cadets, Swabs, start the program designed to indoctrinate them to the military life of the academy and at the end will be accepted into the corps of cadets.
Alberto Elias, with the Google Street View team, starts off on his walk with the Google Trekker backpack along the walkways of Connecticut College and the college arboretum Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Elias, who is three-months into his employment with Google drove from California and has mapped state parks in Kentucky and New York before arriving in Connecticut for this visit to Conn. He expects to take all day with the 50-pound backpack to record most of the paths around the college and arboretum as well as driving his Street View car through the roads of the campus. Elias says it should take around six-months for the images he records today to appear on the Google maps web site.
Sea Lion trainer Jen Cargill, left, with Cali, perform in the premier of the new show; "M-A-S-T" (Marine Animal Security Team) for the audience in the aquarium's Marine Theater Thursday, July 3, 2014. The aquarium's trainers have spent that last 5-6 months teaching the sea lions new behaviors for the show aiming to premier it on the July 4 holiday weekend.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy, right, with LCDR Ben Amidur, left, Officer in Charge of the Submarine Force Library and Museum and Historic Ship Nautilus, enters the museum as part of a visit to tourist attractions in the region Thursday, July 3, 2014. Malloy's tour continued to Ocean Beach Park and lunch at the park's Sandbar Cafe before returning to Hartford for a meeting with U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.
Madeline Adarayan, 7, leads a "mermaid parade" of birthday party guests; Meghan Devivio, 6, Bella Breuer, 6 and Emila Adarayan, 5, as well as her father Jericke and grandmother Suzanne Elliot, down the streets from her Washburn Rd. home to Guthrie Beach in New London Wednesday, July 2, 2014. Madeline says she is a fan of mermaids in general, not just the Disney Little Mermaid which adorns the mermaid tail/towels worn by the party guests.
Judy Engel, sells tickets to the 36th annual Lobster Fest and Chicken BBQ, sponsored by the Niantic Lions Club, in the center of the 54th annual Juried Arts & Crafts Show at the East Lyme Town Hall grounds Saturday, July 5, 2014. The Lobster Fest and Arts & Crafts Show runs through Sunday.
Artist Fran Henderson of Truro, Mass. works on an oil painting inside an antique window frame while showing her work at the 54th annual Juried Arts & Crafts Show at the East Lyme Town Hall grounds Saturday, July 5, 2014. Also taking place at the town hall is the 36th annual Lobster Fest and Chicken BBQ, sponsored by the Niantic Lions Club. Both events run through Sunday.
Kate Tsagronis, left, of Arlington, Va. and Laura Moskowitz, right, of Washington, D.C. try on hats at the Crushable Hats booth during the 54th annual Juried Arts & Crafts Show at the East Lyme Town Hall grounds Saturday, July 5, 2014. Also taking place at the town hall is the 36th annual Lobster Fest and Chicken BBQ, sponsored by the Niantic Lions Club. Both events run through Sunday.
Cody McCormack of Moscow, Pa., front, and his father, Buddy McCormack of Niantic, fish for large mouth bass at Uncas Lake in Nehantic State Forest in Lyme Thursday, July 3, 2014.
East Lyme's Dev Ostrowski goes for the out as Waterford's Peter Turello dives into second base during action in the first inning of the District 6 13-year-old Babe Ruth baseball tournament championship in Waterford Thursday July 3, 2014.
: Families hit the beach with summer heat and humidity arriving for the first day of July at Eastern Point Beach in Groton Tuesday July 1, 2014. After seasonably cooler weather, hot, humid summery weather is predicted for the remainder of the week.
Incoming New London Superintendent of Schools Terrence P. Carter, right, talks with Higher Edge Founding Director Chris Soto during a meet-and-greet gathering for Carter at Port-n-Starboard at Ocean Beach Park in New London Wednesday July 2, 2014.
Former NFA football star and current player with Arizona Cardinals NFL team Matt Shaughnessy is honored by the Norwich Sunrise Rotary and Woman's City Club as the annual Norwich Native Son Award recipient for 2014 during a ceremony at NFA Wednesday July 2, 2014. Shaughnessy is the 46th Native Son honoree.
The staff at Gabe's Barber Shop in Groton from left, Tim Gale, Robert Feliciano, Chris Frye, and Owner Gabe Muntimuri, right, watch on as the U.S. takes on Belgium in World Cup soccer action on the shop's big screen TV Tuesday July 1, 2014.
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