Sunday: Farewell to the season with a 'Late Summer Send-Off"

The festivities on the top of the Riverview Garage, which run from 6 to 9 p.m., include music from DJae Mêlée, games, a 30-foot inflatable obstacle course, the Wethersfield Farmers' Market, and plenty of food and drinks for sale.

Old Lyme registrars to hold lottery for order of candidates' names

Candidates' names will be drawn at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8 in the Conference Room, second floor, Memorial Town Hall on Lyme Street.

Caregiver support group to meet at L+M

A caregiver support group meeting will take place Tuesday at Lawrence + Memorial Hospital.

LOCAL

Meetings for the week of Aug. 30

A round up of municipal meetings from around the region for the week of Aug. 30.

Seeing sailboats on the sound in Groton

Friends, from left, Sue Vickstrom of Baltic, Barbara Seagraves of Griswold and Janet Mislick of Groton relax by enjoying the weather and the view from UConn Avery Point in Groton Friday.

DEEP reminds public that fewer state parks now staffed by lifeguards

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection on Friday reminded state park visitors that the number of lifeguards at state park swimming areas will be significantly reduced as the end of the summer swimming season approaches.

Lisbon man identified as victim in fatal Norwich motorcycle crash

Police said investigation is ongoing into a motorcycle crash on Monday evening that claimed the life of an 18-year-old Lisbon man.

Car accident closes portion of Route 156 in Waterford

Motorists are being asked to avoid Route 156 after a car struck and damaged an utility pole in the area of Waterford High School.

Motorcyclist in fair condition following East Lyme accident

A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday was he was rear-ended and pushed into oncoming traffic, according to police.

STATE

Stratford names school for Sandy Hook teacher killed in Newtown

Hometown names school for teacher killed while protecting kids in 2012 Newtown massacre

Yale urges discussion on renaming college honoring racist

Yale leaders urge discussion on name change for college that honors slavery advocate Calhoun

Malloy to attend meeting of New England governors, premiers

Malloy attends conference of New England governors, Eastern Canada premiers; energy is focus

State: New London High School no longer a 'turnaround school'

Connecticut's first student scores from new standardized test indicate mixed results

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