Students from the Ledyard, Fitch, and New London high schools' "More Than Words" diversity leadership group embark on the schooner Amistad for the final lesson in the Discovering Amistad curriculum Monday.
A billionaire technology investor stunned the entire graduating class at Morehouse College when he announced at their commencement Sunday that he would pay off their student loans -- estimated at up to $40 million.
That hurricane-force voice roared and leapt and growled and reflected the heights and depths of emotion as she seemed to live the brooding lyrics.
Nearly 60 years after first striding to the podium to lead The Chorus of Westerly in its first concert, George Kent returned triumphantly Saturday night to a hall now named after him to conduct the exact same Handel piece that started it all.
As prom and graduation parties are being planned, the Groton Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention (GASP) is encouraging residents to take steps to prevent underage drinking and drug use.
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