The week in The Day
Fishing boats docked at New London Seafood Distributors, Inc. sit in the fog Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.
Mao, one of the store cats at the Book Barn in Niantic peeks out of her comfy cardboard box as she takes a break between grooming and sleeping at the store Tuesday Jan. 14, 2014.
Jesse Hickey, 18, of Stonington was one of several people skateboarding at the Groton Skate Park in Sutton Park Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014.
Sea Gulls take off from the Custom House pier at Water Front Park in New London during a foggy morning Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.
Elizabeth Bilbrey of New London and her daughter Lily Bilbrey, 2, stop at the end of City Pier at Water Front Park in New London while walking their dogs during a foggy morning Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014. The monument at Fort Griswold and the shore of the City of Groton begins to show in the distance as the fog begins to lift.
Fifth-grade students, from left, Nicholas Carney, Olivia Brookhart, Elizabeth Clang and Ellie Morgan of the S.B. Butler Elementary School string quartet watch from the wings as they wait their turn while a third-grade hand chimes group performs Friday during the first Celebrate the Arts! program. The event featured performances and artwork from several schools in the Groton Public School district and community groups hosted by Northeast Academy Elementary School in Groton.
Parris Hill (21) of Mitchell College goes up for a shot against David Maturah (24) Tyler Roberson (0) and Rashaun Liggon (33) of Becker College during the basketball game at Mitchell College in New London Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014.
Wilberto Rivas, holding his son Angel, looks out of his Willetts Ave. home at the car crashed into it Tuesday, January 14, 2014 in New London. An elderly female driver was transported to L+M with non life-threatening injuries.
Luis Velazquez, of New London, jogs through a fog-shrouded Cedar Grove Cemetery in New London Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Velazquez says he runs in the cemetery to avoid the traffic on the roads.
Ben Clark performs a few of the songs from the new musical 'The Circus in Winter' while Beth Turcotte, background right, sits in the wings while he performs during the New Musical Preview at the Goodspeed Festival of New Musicals Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014. Ben Clark, wrote the music and lyrics, and Beth Turcotte, who along with Hunter Foster wrote the book for the play, talked about and performed songs during the preview at the Goodspeed Opera House in East Haddam. The play will be staged this year at the Goodspeed's Norma Terris Theatre.
Bo Nayen, bottom, of Ledyard, attempts to evade the grasp of Bacon's Anthony Ramos in the 106-pound weight class at Bacon Academy, Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014.
Brianna Pavlak, right, and her mother-in-law Sue Kobelski, hand at center, soothe Pavlak's daughter Audrey, 17-months, as nurse Kate Kate Troy, RN, with Infusion Plus, Inc., changes the child's central line dressing Friday, January 10, 2014. Audrey has a rare and potentially fatal condition called short bowel syndrome and needs constant attention.
Lillian Moriah Cook, recipient of the Roberstine Duncan Award, performs a dance during the 29th Norwich Branch NAACP Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Celebration Luncheon held at Norwich Free Academy Friday, Jan. 17, 2014.
Dominique Boucher, right, 19, of Enfield, Conn., takes a photograph of herself and her 19-year-old friend Jodi Driscoll, left, also of Enfield, as they stand at the end of a stretch of rocks bordering Alewife Cove at Ocean Beach Park in New London Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.
Ari Fustini, front, of Ledyard, puts up a shot against St. Bernard defenders Ali Regan, left, and Casey Sullivan, right, during the first half, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at Ledyard High School.
The sun sets behind the New London skyline Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014.
St. Thomas More's Eric Paschall goes up for a slam dunk as St. Thomas More faces Kingdom Prep during first half action in championship game of the Founder's Basketball Tournament at St. Thomas More School in Montville Saturday Jan. 18, 2014.
St. Thomas More's Michael Wells looks for the opening while trying to shoot around Kingdom Prep's Thomas Wilder during first half action in the championship game of the Founder's Basketball Tournament at St. Thomas More School in Montville Saturday Jan. 18, 2014.
Jeremiah Cox, left, 10, of New London, takes advantage of sunshine and warmer temperatures during a pick-up game of basketball at Thames River Apartments in New London, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014.
Rebecca and John Ogren, of Old Saybrook, train their eyepieces onto the Connecticut River off Saybrook Point looking for a red-necked Grebe Monday, January 13, 2014. John spotted the bird Sunday afternoon looking for a snowy owl and came back Monday to try and get a photo. He said the last time he'd seen one in the area was 8-years ago.
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