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Montville Reporter: Benjamin Kail     b.kail@theday.com    (860) 701-4367

SEAT board approves contract with current management company

The Southeast Area Transit District Board of Directors approved Wednesday an up to 11-year contract with First Transit, the current transit management provider.

Vying for a chance at 'The Price is Right'

Amy Prevost, left, of Ivoryton shrugs her shoulders Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019, after taping her audition while her sister, Cathy Hilt, right, of Niantic finishes her audition while being taped by local CBS television affiliate WFSB during the open casting call for CBS's

Amy Prevost, left, of Ivoryton shrugs her shoulders after her audition Tuesday while her sister, Cathy Hilt, right, of Niantic finishes hers during the open casting call for CBS's "The Price is Right" game show at Mohegan Sun.

Retailers, medical providers, educators watch reports of vaping deaths and illness

Groton Vape shop owner Dorsey Gibbes, like other area vape retailers interviewed Saturday, insists that for adults, vaping oils containing nicotine are far safer than smoking tobacco.

Housing overhaul of historic Faria Beede mill ongoing

Environmental cleanup and renovations are underway at Oxoboxo Lofts, the 72-unit development at the historical mill that long housed manufacturer Faria Beede.

Forums to help outline challenges facing communities ahead of 2020 census

The first in eastern Connecticut will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Mohegan Sun Community and Government Center, 13 Crow Hill Road, Uncasville.

Municipal meetings

Municipal meetings for the week beginning Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019.

Montville POLICE & COURTS

Police Logs — Sept. 17, 2019

Arrests by state and local police departments across the region.

Police logs — Sept. 16, 2019

Arrests by state and local police across the region.

Police logs - Sept. 13, 2019

Arrests by state and local police departments around the region.

Teen seeks insanity defense in Montville grandparents' fatal stabbing

Marcus Fisher displayed signs of psychosis following his arrest, but had no criminal history or diagnosed mental illness, according to court records and testimony.

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OPINION

A new chance for chestnut trees

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Lack of transparency in public matters makes things worse

The climate has changed, and what could be brushed under the rug in 2013 or even 2017 no longer...

SPORTS

Black Wolves announce 2019-20 schedule

The New England Black Wolves opens the 2019-20 schedule on a two-game road trip to Toronto (Dec. 7)...

Jones' thoughts are in the Bahamas while she's still leading the Sun

It has been gut-wrenching for Bahamian Jonquel Jones to watch from afar how Hurricane Dorian has...

Sun are a win away from double-bye ... and some much-needed rest

The Connecticut Sun are both tired and beat up. They could earn some extra rest by winning one of...

Sun overcome lack of depth to win fourth straight, beating Aces 89-85

Despite a hundred reasons why they could have lost, the Connecticut Sun won their best game of the...