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New Awakening: Two pastors took road less traveled

New Awakening: Two pastors took road less traveled

Pastors of two of New London's Christian churches did not follow traditional routes to the pulpit. But now James Levesque and Joe Paskewich minister to growing congregations.

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Friends, family remember homeless in New London

St. James Episcopal Church hosts this year's Homeless Memorial Service in New London, remembering homeless and formerly homeless people in the community who died this year.

Community dinners in Ledyard share cuisine, culture

The Start Fresh Kitchen was created by the all-volunteer humanitarian resettlement group known as Start Fresh, which co-sponsors families through New Haven-based Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services.

Priest leaves New London Greek church, questions linger

Father Dean Panagos, who led the congregation at St. Sophia Hellenic Orthodox Church in New London for more than a decade, has taken a three-month sabbatical, resigned from the church and fueled speculation among parishioners about the reason for his sudden departure.

Historic Boston church wants $19 million for tower shadow

A historic Boston church is asking a developer to pay $19 million to compensate for shadows cast by a proposed tower.

With lines of communication down, locals worry about family in Puerto Rico

Manuel Sanchez, a senior at Norwich Free Academy, ran his finger over a map of Puerto Rico tracing the path of the eye of Hurricane Maria, showing that his hometown of Jayuya in a mountainous region took a direct hit.

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A changing 'Hallelujah' in New London

Exploring changing face of Christianity in urban setting.