In 1936 when Harry and Maude Shaffer opened their Mystic marina and boat livery business, people went fishing so they had food to eat. Today the third generation of their family continues to run the business.
This may be a first — no one receiving votes in last week’s Day Top 10 state coaches poll lost this past weekend. There’s little change this week as all 23 teams that had received votes either won over the weekend or were on a bye.
Patched skin, cobwebbed veils, sunken eye sockets. All of this might make for some spooky costuming, sure, but for the Mystic Seaport’s annual traveling play “Nautical Nightmares,” the devil lies in the details. Specifically, in this case, it’s the details that will make these costumes not only scary, but historically accurate.
Inspired by its new phase of development and transformation, Hygienic Galleries will be, for the first time, focusing its annual photography exhibition "The f-stops here," on a selected theme — "Metamorphosis" and change.
A state-by-state analysis of Indian gaming’s economic impact shows southeastern Connecticut’s two casinos generated more in tax revenue and direct payments to federal, state and local governments than the tribal casinos in all but four states.
Besh acknowledged a sexual relationship with an employee, saying in a written statement to NOLA.comThe Times-Picayune that it was consensual, despite the woman's assertions in an EEOC complaint that she felt pressured.
Go to www.facebook.com/thedayct to listen to live audio from the St. Bernard-Montville girls' soccer game with play-by-play call from Casey O'Neill and Keith O'Brien. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 with pregame coverage starting at 6:25.
A 29-year-old Vermont man accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl at the Norwich Golf Course in September met her on the public chat forum of the online video game Castle Clash, according to a police report.
James F. Hodgdon Jr. was initially charged with murder for the death of his wife, Dianna Hodgdon, but prosecutor Lawrence J. Tytla said he reduced the charge to first-degree manslaughter with a firearm after assessing the facts of the case.
One of the non-fiscal elements of the tentative budget deal calls for the House Democratic leadership to allow a vote on a bill designed to improve the profitability of Connecticut’s last nuclear power plant, Millstone, the subject of an epic lobbying campaign by its owner, Dominion Energy.
For Christmas, each of my grandchildren will get cookbooks, and over the next few weeks I will decide which cookbooks to buy for them. My first choice so far is Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough’s latest called “All-Time Favorite Sheet Cakes and Slab Pies.”