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  • Middletown Symphonic Band Celebrates 35th Anniversary

    MIDDLETOWN — "Who will play the tympani?" asked conductor Marco Gaylord at a recent rehearsal of the Middletown Symphonic Band for the group's upcoming 35th anniversary concert. The 60-piece community band had gathered at the high school to...
  • Rome wasn't built in a day, but it beats an I-83 overpass [Letter]

    The enlargement and improvement of the I-83 overpass at Middletown Road in Parkton has now been going on for well over a year to the delight of the numerous drivers trying to enter 83 or exit to go home, and those traveling to or from York. We are talking...
  • Return To The Rivers: Connecticut's Waterways Reflect The State's History

    Return To The Rivers: Connecticut's Waterways Reflect The State's History
    The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state's rivers. "It was not wilderness," said Nicholas...
  • Orchard Effort Aims To Restore Chestnut

    – Arborist Jane Harris calls herself a "tree fanatic." Gazing out over an orchard of young chestnut trees in the rolling hills outside Middletown, Harris says, "Most of these trees are doomed." She has to accept a 90 percent failure rate at this...
  • Regional Digest

    Rock Cats Shut Out Albert Cartwright singled in the bottom of the sixth and came home on a Wil Nieves single as the Reading Fightin Phils beat the Rock Cats 1-0 in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday night. New Britain managed just three hits,...
  • Jane Doe's Extraordinary Attention Undeserved

    Attorney Aaron Romano's reaction to hearing that his client was accused of committing another attack was repulsive [courant.com, July 13, "Transgender Youth Accused Of Assaulting Staff In Middletown"]. A staff member and youth in treatment were...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Robert Smart promoted to dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Quinnipiac University

    Robert Smart, of Middletown, professor and chair of English and director of the writing program, has been promoted to dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Quinnipiac University. "Bob brings to the position incredible experience, energy, vision...
  • USA Football clinic stresses education, common sense, and proper technique

    USA Football clinic stresses education, common sense, and proper technique
    HAMPTON — It's arguably one of the most inspirational sports movies ever. But there is one scene from “Remember the Titans” that USA Football could probably do without. Struggling through two-a-days, one of the Titans' players becomes...
  • Connecting With The Connecticut River In Cromwell

    In the early part of the 20th century, commerce started to turn away from the Connecticut River and focused on the ribbons of roads and highways that started to crisscross the state. Many towns and cities along the river followed suit and turned their...
  • Police: Homeless Man Threatens, Throws Shoes At Officer

    MIDDLETOWN – A 57-year old homeless man was arrested Thursday evening after police said he refused to comply with instructions during a routine stop, threatened and then threw his shoes at the arresting officer. Claude Masse, who’s address...
  • Amateur Baseball: Olander, Pogmore pitch Vernon past People's United Bank

    Former UConn basketball player Tyler Olander threw four scoreless innings, striking out five while allowing four hits, to lead the Vernon Orioles to a 3-1 win over People's United Bank at McCoy Field. Tyler Pogmore came in relief and allowed three...