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Mystic Reporter: Joe Wojtas     j.wojtas@theday.com    (860) 701-4494

Old Mystic Fire Department begins annual food and toy drive Monday

The Old Mystic Fire Department will begin its annual Holiday Food & Toy Drive on Monday.

The first Mystic Film Festival showcases movies, discussions

Actor Thomas McCormick, center, of Easton, Mass., and his parents, John and Tracy McCormick of Tonopah, Nev., listen to instructions from Shona Nilsson, promotions director for 102.3 The Wolf, while having their picture taken Thursday, Oct.18, 2018, on the red carpet opening night of the Mystic Film Festival at the Mystic Luxury Cinemas located at Olde Mistick Village. Thomas McCormick is starring in the movie

The fest, which started Thursday and runs through Sunday, was created by Shareen Anderson, a filmmaker who is based in Manhattan and lives part-time in Mystic.

Groton Town police officers to hold 'Tip-A-Cop' fundraiser at Mystic Pizza

Groton Town police officers will hold a "Tip-A-Cop" fundraiser for Special Olympics Connecticut from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, at Mystic Pizza at 56 West Main Street in Mystic.

Immigrants share paths and perspectives at business breakfast

The panelists were Ornet Hines, Tai Au, Sunil Bhatia, David Preka, Tony Sheridan and Len Wolman.

Work begins to repair Route 1 in Stonington

Work began Wednesday to replace a section of Route 1 in town that was improperly paved this past spring.

The Pita Spot/Mezza reopens as Vivian's Mediterranean Market

Owner Vivian Torregrossa, left, chats with customer Angela Gora of Stonington as she checks out with her purchases at Vivian's Mediterranean Market in Mystic Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018.  (Dana Jensen/The Day)

The Mystic spot is a market rather than a restaurant, but the Lebanese staples and owners remain the same.

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