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Mystic: 'A great place to meet'

Restaurateur Bill Middleton is doubling down on his local investment.

Ledyard High senior overcomes challenges, makes a difference

For graduating Ledyard High School senior James Tillman, the past four years have been filled with numerous accomplishments, and some challenges.

A year later, pandemic deaths leave an unfillable void

Connecticut reported its first case of COVID-19 on March 8, 2020. In the year since, we've lost grandparents, mothers, fathers, siblings and friends.

From the pandemic to BLM, Lauren Gee stood for the afflicted

She has been at the forefront of the pandemic as a funeral director, and of the Black Lives Matter movement, driving a hearse with the name of Black victims of police brutality.

Make a Difference: Care & Share

Make a Difference: Care & Share

In New London, houses of worship have long history of activism

These faith communities represent the diversity of the city and their volunteers support causes ranging from combating homelessness and food insecurity to assisting the formerly incarcerated with re-entry into community life.

Six feet apart and 14 days alone

When we tell the story of 2020, we do so in language rarely used previously: pandemic, distance learning, self-quarantine, WFH, social distancing, curbside pickup, Zoom.

Connecticut, we hardly knew ye — till now

State tourism office, promoting 'staycations,' begins airing TV commercials, including one focusing on eastern Connecticut.


The Connecticut Hiking Guide

Nothing beats a good day in the woods. To showcase all that Connecticut and nearby Rhode Island have to offer the outdoor enthusiast, The Day has created this online hiking guide. Looking for a quick romp? A challenging hike? A hidden gem? There's something here for everyone, and trails offer a variety of woodland, river, marsh and shoreline scenery.

BACK IN THE DAY

From rum-runners to atomic submarines: Back in The Day

From rum-runners to atomic submarines: Back in The Day

A collection of articles and features devoted to the region's rich and varied history.

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Groton overlooks oral school developer's history of bribing public officials

The developer who has a contract to buy Mystic oral school for $1 has a troubling resume and a...

The Day delves into trust work: The more you know us, the more you trust us

As journalists who insist on transparency in government and other matters of public interest, we're...

NEWS FROM OUR TOWNS

The Nut Museum archived: Professor saved artwork from being trashed

Settled on the ground floor of a Victorian homeaton 303 Ferry Road in Old Lyme were the entire masterworks of Elizabeth Tashjian, surrealist artist and owner of the famous Old Lyme Nut Museum.

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