Late season's bounty
Rick Fleming hoses the dirt off a truckload of pumpkins and Hubbard squash at Lopresti Farm in Preston on Tuesday. Fleming, whose uncles own the farm, had just picked the crop and was preparing to stack the produce in a greenhouse next to a farm stand.
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The following local students have made the dean’s/president’s list at their respective schools.
The official end of the Christmas season was noted in Preston on Jan. 6 when parishioners from Saint James Episcopal Church and sister church Grace Episcopal in Yantic, gathered on the Saint James grounds for a ceremonial bonfire to honor the Epiphany.
Preschoolers were trying to catch snowflakes on their tongue Wednesday at the Stonington Community Center, known as the COMO.
Sites are opening Thursday in New London and Old Saybrook and next Wednesday at Mitchell College in New London.