Taking the plunge
John Winder, top, waits his turn as Jay Dickey plunges into the waters of Glasgo Pond in Griswold Friday, July 19, 2019 to cool off as extreme heat blankets the region.
Winder and Dickey were at the swimming hole with Elsa Muscarella, all from Norwich, and her dog "Blueberry".
"it's one of the last places you can go and just have fun," said Dickey.
Stories that may interest you
The city has signed off on a $50,000 settlement with former city employee Cynthia Olivero.
We Adopt Greyhounds Inc. brought some of its rescued greyhounds downtown, showing them under a tent in front of Bank Square Books, for the Downtown Mystic Sidewalk Sale event.
The Cape Henlopen was making its last trip from Orient Point to New London the night of July 19 when the crew noticed a flashing light coming from across the water. In a matter of 15 minutes, they rescued all five people aboard a sinking power boat.
The Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence developed the 10-hour online course, which educators say is particularly important in the context of COVID-19 and the racial reckoning.