Story | Aug 26, 2010
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Story | Aug 20, 2010 | 8:12 AMThe banks of the Connecticut River have a little known liquid asset. Looking for serenity now? The Hartford Belle is a 47-foot cruiser offering both exploration and relaxation. "This is a character boat built in 1992 to match the1920's era type passenger cruiser," said Bill Keyt, the Hartford Belle's first mate. The classic white boat is being used as a vehicle to teach people more about the Connecticut River. Brad Fenn, the Belle's Captain, began passenger trips four years ago, "we try to bring people back to the Connecticut River, for many, the Connecticut River was sort of lost on the other side of Route 91 and people forgot it was there," Fenn said, "we're trying to get people back on the river."
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East Haddam Historical Society celebrates a new president, Mary Ellen Klinck, and its 51st year as a center of lower Connecticut Valley history. There are nine rooms of exhibits, including that of its air-conditioned 30x60 new wing, highlighting a...