Alexander 60th Anniversary

John “Jack” and LaVerne Alexander of Old Lyme celebrated their 60th anniversary on Sept. 29, 2016. They were married at St. John The Baptist Church, in Unity, Pa., on Sept. 29, 1956. Jack is a metallurgical engineer and graduate of...

Trafaconda 50th Anniversary

Mr. & Mrs. Peter J. Trafaconda of Waterford celebrated their 50th Anniversary. Freda Winslow of Boothbay, Maine, married Peter J. Trafaconda on Oct. 15,1966, at St. Josephs Church in New London. They have two children, Angela...



Mr. and Mrs. Donald F. Landers Jr., of Niantic, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jacqueline, to David Shluger, son of the Honorable and Mrs. Kenneth L. Shluger, of Waterford. Ms. Landers, a graduate of Springfield College, is vice...

Walachy— Patterson

Michael and Mary Walachy of Westfield are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth to Joshua Thomas Patterson, son of Vincent Patterson Jr. and Karen Patterson of Salem. The couple met while both attending Roger...

Willis — Bossardet

Karen Kowalski and Don Bossardet of Gales Ferry are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Katherine, to David Willis. Katherine is a 2007 graduate of Ledyard High School, and received her bachelor’s degree from...


Karl and Eileen Bagwell of East Lyme are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Elizabeth Bagwell of Niantic, to Brandon Nicolas Ball of Niantic. Brandon is the son of Michael and Vickie Ball of Unadilla, N.Y. Lauren...


Klee — Briggs

Danielle Alexandra Briggs and Justin Bernard Klee were married July 16, 2016, at Our Lady of Providence Chapel at Aldrich Mansion in Warwick, R.I. Fr. Peter Mongeon of Cranston, R.I., officiated. The bride is the daughter of Mr. William F. Briggs...


Births - Dec. 4

Backus Hospital NOV. 8 - A son to Reginald Payton and Kahlena Watkins; a son to Adam Rawlins and Alexandra Williams. NOV. 9 - A daughter to Reginald, Jr. and Destinee Cloutier; a son...

Births - Nov. 27

L+M Hospital OCT. 20 - A son to Allen Carter Jr. and Aesia Haley of Westerly. OCT. 21 - A son to Adam Baber and Nichole Delaney of Niantic. OCT. 23 - A daughter...

Births - Nov. 13

Birth announcements from throughout the region.

Births - Oct. 23

Births - Oct. 23


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