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  • Exhibit Looks At One Connecticut Town's Role in World War I

    Exhibit Looks At One Connecticut Town's Role in World War I
    It was the Great War, the First World War, the "war to end all wars," and it began 100 years ago. "Great" it was, indeed, if measured in sheer size. More than 70 million soldiers fought in it, 10 million died in it, as did 7 million civilians. Lines on...
  • Dancers sign on for Boca's Ballroom Battle

    Elizabeth "Liz" Kelly Grace was a cheerleader in high school and keeps in good shape, but she had no formal dancing lessons until now. Grace, 51, is one of eight community leaders who signed up to perform with a professional from Fred Astaire Dance...
  • Dead Man Found Outside The YMCA, Middletown Police Say

    MIDDLETOWN — A 53-year-old local man was found dead in a car behind the YMCA over the weekend, police said Tuesday. The man's name was not released. Police said on Tuesday that the investigation into the death by the department's Major Crimes...
  • Community & Clubs: Farewell to a longtime, beloved beat

    For many service clubs, including Rotary, Lions and Exchange, July 1 brings a change in club leadership. For Kiwanis clubs, that happens Sept. 1. Last Thursday, more than 90 people, including current and past Rotarians, their spouses, members of the...
  • City, county expand summer free meal programs

    City, county expand summer free meal programs
    When school lets out for the summer, many children lose access to free and reduced-price meals. In the past two weeks, Baltimore County and City both ramped up their efforts to feed these children, who account for eighty-four percent of students in...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Through Grant, Community Foundation Aids Plainville Program

    A program in Plainville is among the 28 programs and projects receiving grant awards from Main Street Community Foundation. A total of $75,590 was awarded during the Foundation's spring 2014 General Competitive Grant Cycle. Gaylord Hospital was awarded a...
  • Elephant Bar closes in Burbank, restaurant's parent company files for bankruptcy

    Elephant Bar closes in Burbank, restaurant's parent company files for bankruptcy
    Downtown Burbank restaurant Elephant Bar quickly and quietly went out of business recently, along with more than a dozen other locations, as its parent company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The restaurant was in business at First Street and...
  • 'Boot camps' for new moms fit baby into exercise routine

    'Boot camps' for new moms fit baby into exercise routine
    Before they start lunging and squatting and crunching, the 19 women tend to their babies. They hand them plastic cups filled with Cheerios and fruit. They adjust the sun visors on their identical black strollers and rock hesitant infants back and forth....
  • Fireworks Release A Shower Of Memories

    They lifted their heads as the first round of fireworks kissed the night sky. A year ago, my two youngest daughters, 6 and 4, stood in the Hamden Plaza parking lot, along with one of their two older sisters. Though we were a mile away from where the...
  • East Hartford Middle School Pool, School Buildings To Remain Open

    EAST HARTFORD — The town has agreed to cover the cost of keeping the pool at East Hartford Middle School open and will pay for the use of school buildings after hours, officials said Monday. Mayor Marcia A. Leclerc said the town will pay the costs,...
  • Feedback for 7/1: Shipyard photo, The Times-Herald and YMCA

    The shipyard's crane •Mike, Hampton: In Saturday's paper on Page 4 you have a large picture of one of the shipyard's structures with three words: "Newport News Shipbuilding." I'm almost certain that the same structure that is part of the weather on...