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Every picture tells a story: Groton Senior Center highlights photos and biographies of people with dementia

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“It was really impactful because you see these people — you don’t see any disease,” she said.

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BITS AND TIPS


Novelist David Handler guests on 'Read of The Day' Tuesday

If you're a fan of crime fiction, you know there are a few important questions: 1. Who did it? 2. What's the twist? 3. You're really telling me (main suspect) has a doppelganger who just happened to be in northern Sweden at the...


Frank DuMond's work highlighted at Lyman Allyn

Frank Vincent DuMond (1865-1951) was an artist of great talent and a teacher of great influence. He worked as an illustrator for publications like Harpers, and he taught at the esteemed Art Students League of New York, where his students...

COLUMNS

For veteran bicyclist Kevin Burke, safety is a two-way street

As a member of Bike Stonington, a community organization that promotes bike access, bike safety and bike awareness, Kevin has made it his mission to keep fellow riders safe.

Back aboard with the Tuesday Night Paddlers

Within a minute, 20 paddlers formed a flotilla that cruised past Andrews, Dodges, Enders and Ram islands.

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DEAR ABBY

Neighbor intrudes on backyard oasis

DEAR ABBY: I am a 40-something single mother of two teens. A 24-year-old neighbor with a young daughter moved in next door a couple years ago after her divorce. She recently joined the workforce, and being a single working mother...

Wedding plans cover almost everything

DEAR ABBY: I am getting married, and my fiance's daughters, 19 and 21, are in the wedding party. I have purchased the dresses they are wearing, which are light and flowing. I have told the girls that on the day of the wedding I...

Man finds little support from so-called partner

DEAR ABBY: I'm a gay man who has been in an on-again/off-again relationship for three years. My partner still lives at home with his mother. He has never left the home, aside from a four-month period when he and his mom weren't...

Wife devastated to learn of husband's prior conquests

DEAR ABBY: I met my husband on the job when we were one year out of school. We are both 36. We dated for three years and were compatible in every way. Ten years later, we have two kids (7 and 5), own a home and are financially...

Daughter ready to cut ties with malicious father

DEAR ABBY: I can't stand being around my dad. I love my mom, but no longer respect her because she stays married to him. He's a narcissistic bully. My brother agrees. My parents and I live in the same town and get together for...

Affair with trucker might not be for the long haul

DEAR ABBY: I have been in a relationship with a married man for 2 1/2 years. I know it's wrong, but there's just something there between us. We live five hours apart, but he's a trucker, so I see him often. He makes me all these...

Adult daughter still has to check in with parents

DEAR ABBY: I am a 30-year-old married woman. My job requires a lot of domestic travel, which I love. My parents continue to ask that I "check in" whenever I fly, and often text or call asking me where I am, even though I provide...

HOROSCOPES

Your stars June 18

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Clear up any uncertainty you face quickly and intelligently. Ask questions, summarize what's required...