Lyme veterans hosting fundraiser Sept. 12

Lyme — Local veterans are having a fundraising ham and bean dinner on Sept. 12 at Lyme's Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 each.

Lyme-Old Lyme VFW Post offers temporary assistance to local vets

The Lyme-Old Lyme VFW Post 1467 has provided significant monetary help in the form of temporary services assistance to no less than 16 local veterans and family members in the last two years.  For example, it has paid for tuition,...

Submarine officer advanced course graduation

Groton — Seventeen members of Class 15030 graduated from the Submarine Officer Advanced Course on Aug. 28. Capt. Bruce Derenski, USN, COMSUBLANT Shipyard Representative, Northeast, was the principal speaker. Lt. Nicholas Tuuk...

Katrina: 10 years later Coast Guard rescuers remember

In the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Katrina there was no coordinated or formalized response plan. It was the Coast Guard's standardized training that enabled the service to do its job efficiently despite the chaotic conditions.

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Tribal spokesman elected to Mohegan council

Three incumbents, one newcomer win seats on nine-member council that oversees tribal government as well as Mohegans' gaming and nongaming enterprises.

Montville looking for people to serve on Community Center Building Committee

The town is looking for electors to serve on the Community Center Building Committee.

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A Confederate flag flies in Stonington

A big Confederate flag appeared recently over a house on the water in Stonington.

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Iconic Connecticut lighthouse draws high bid of $290,000

Iconic Connecticut lighthouse draws high bid of $290,000 in federal government auction

Production of renowned Ovation guitars to resume in US

A Connecticut factory that produced Ovation guitars for nearly a half century before closing last year will resume making the renowned instruments, thanks to the efforts of factory employees.