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Miss Trans New England Crowning

New London resident Jasmina Andino was crowned as Miss Trans New England 2013 Saturday evening, Aug. 31, at Frank's Place, 9 Tilley St. in New London. Andino is the first Connecticut resident to receive the title and to honor her achievement New London Mayor Daryl Finizio personally crowned Andino. After the crowning ceremony a party was held including live entertainment.Alex Syphers | Special to