Satisfying, safe Sailfest comes to a close Sunday

Lillian Guess, from left, 3 of New London, plays the drums with Apache, of New York, and Oscar Stallard, 5 of New London, along Bank Street during the final day of Sailfest on Sunday, July 15, 2018 in New London. (Sarah Gordon/The Day)

Despite facing overcast weather most of the day, thousands of visitors still descended on New London for the final day of the three-day festival enjoying the festivities and treating themselves to music, shopping and plenty of food.

Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit

U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive at the airport in Helsinki, Finland, Sunday, July 15, 2018 on the eve of his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

President Donald Trump named the European Union as a top adversary of the U.S. and denounced the news media as the "enemy of the people" before arriving in Helsinki on the eve of his high-stakes summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin.

Scientists, offshore wind developer look to minimize marine life impacts

As Deepwater Wind plans site surveys for a new wind farm, several scientists say they've seen no evidence linking turbines to recent whale deaths.

Connecticut State Farm for Women opened 100 years ago in Niantic

Women make a side garden at the Faith Trumbull Cottage on Roxbury Road at the Connecticut State Farm for Women in the late 1930s. (Courtesy of Connecticut Department of Correction)

A century ago this month, the Connecticut State Farm for Women, now York Correctional Institution, opened, and the East Lyme Public Library is holding a series of events to mark the 100th anniversary.

East Lyme library events on York prison

The library, at 39 Society Road, will host the following upcoming events on the prison.

Preston Democrats will choose candidate for registrar of voters at Aug. 14 primary

Two Democrats are vying at the Aug. 14 primary for the party slot on the November ballot for registrar of voters.


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