Semyon Varlamov made 28 saves and came within 14 seconds of his fourth shutout, and the red-hot New York Islanders beat the slumping Devils 2-1 on Tuesday night in New Jersey's first home game with fans in almost a year.
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East Lyme, 6-14 a year ago, paid homage to the concepts of discipline, teamwork and effort Tuesday night, remaining atop the South Division of the Eastern Connecticut Conference (tied with Fitch) following a 56-34 win over Ledyard.
The the difference between Stonington and its biggest win of the season, beating New London 51-46, came down to a freshman, Cierra Bravar, standing on the free throw line with 14.2 seconds left for a one-and-one, the Bears leading by one point.
Seton Hall is in a must-win situation when it faces UConn on Wednesday night in a Big East men's basketball game. The Huskies, meanwhile, can only enchance their NCAA chances with their third straight win.
Ledge Light Public Health Director Stephen Mansfield, appearing Monday on The Storyline podcast, urged patience to those who are waiting for COVID-19 vaccines, saying that at first, "The system won't be able to keep up with the demand."
With the bolstered supply, Biden also announced he would be using the powers of the federal government to direct all states to prioritize vaccinating teachers, and said the federal government would provide the doses directly through its pharmacy program.
Erika Rose was shocked this month when she sat down to do her taxes and realized she owed $600 to the federal government. She's been unemployment since April and has spent much of the winter stretching every penny to pay rent and to keep the lights on. On a recent trip to the grocery store, she only had $20 in her bank account.
The Senate confirmed Miguel Cardona to serve as education secretary Monday, vaulting the little-known Connecticut educator into the center of the national debate over how to reopen schools for face-to-face classes.
Olivia Nelson-Ododa had 19 points, 10 rebounds and a season-high six blocked shots Monday night as the top-ranked UConn women's basketball team completed the regular season with a 63-53 victory over Marquette at Gampel Pavilion.
Junior Sam Post made a go-ahead 3-pointer with under two minutes left as the Grasso Tech girls' basketball team, six players strong, scratched out a 34-30 win over Norwich Tech on Monday, their first victory in 438 days.
UConn head coach Dan Hurley, assistant Kevin Freeman, three current players and two future Huskies all have ties to the state of New Jersey, where UConn is headed on Wednesday night to face Seton Hall.
East Lyme Superintendent Jeffrey Newton announced Monday that high school students will return to four days a week of in-person school on March 22, while all students will return five days a week starting April 5.
Coast Guard Academy will have a spring sports season after the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference's Presidents Council announced Monday an outline path forward to stage first full seasons.
The instinct is to turn to art when we need to communicate something larger than ourselves. This is such a moment for Black artists of all genres, national and regional, whose works are finally getting the attention they merit.