Red Hen backlash strikes Old Saybrook restaurant

The restaurant has been the target of angry calls, bad reviews and fake reservations and take-out orders since White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was asked to leave a restaurant named the Red Hen in Virginia Friday night.

Old Lyme church holds service as family approaches 100th day in sanctuary

Senior Minister Steven Jungkeit urges parishioners to hold hands as they sing

Hundreds of people attended an interfaith service as the First Congregational Church of Old Lyme to show their support for a Pakistani couple that is nearing nearly their 100th day living in sanctuary.

Canterbury man still looking for answers about his brother, a Korean War POW

A 1950 photograph of Roger Dumas taken three months before he was captured during a battle near the Manchurian border. His brother, Robert has spent of most of his life trying to find out what happened to him after he never returned from the Korean War. (photo courtesy Robert Dumas).

Robert Dumas, 88, has spent most of his life trying to "find out the truth" about his younger brother, Roger, an Army machine gunner, who never returned home from the Korean War.

Trump wants those who 'invade' sent right back

President Donald Trump speaks at a roundtable discussion on tax reform Saturday, June 23, 2018, in Las Vegas. President Trump on Sunday explicitly advocated depriving undocumented immigrants of their due-process rights, arguing that people who cross the border into the United States illegally were invaders and must immediately be deported without trial or an appearance before a judge. (AP Photo/John Locher)

President Donald Trump on Sunday explicitly advocated depriving undocumented immigrants of their due-process rights.

At hub for border crossings, families spread throughout US

Immigrant families walk along a sidewalk on their way to a respite center after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Sunday, June 24, 2018, in McAllen, Texas. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

In the Texas town of McAllen, Central American asylum-seekers are being released and are dispersing across the U.S.

NAACP to hold annual Freedom Fund Dinner on Thursday

The New London Branch of the NAACP will honor several residents with Lifetime Achievement Awards on Thursday during its annual Freedom Fund Dinner, the civil rights organization’s largest fundraiser of the year.


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The selection of several fuel-cell projects along with its commitment to offshore wind power show the state is wisely diversifying its energy stock.

A sign of progress from the Catholic Church

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