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  • Watermelon games

    COLCHESTER- There will be free watermelon and games on the Colchester Town Green on Sunday, Aug. 24 from 3 to 5 p.m. The rain location is across the street at the Colchester Federated Church gym. Cub Scout Pack 109 and Boy Scout Troop 109 are hosting...
  • Educators, parents and students prepare for first day of school

    With less than a week to go before the start of the 2014-2015 academic year, teachers and administrators have recently been going in and out of the Salem School. Classrooms are being decorated and preparations finalized for the new year. The local...
  • Colchester schools embrace new theme of community engagement

    Engagement is the theme for the new academic year, according to Colchester Superintendent of Schools Jeffry P. Mathieu. The theme is meant to encourage the schools to work together as a community among students, parents, staff and townspeople. After a...
  • Bacon Academy principal resigns

    Bacon Academy Principal Mark Ambruso has resigned his job in Colchester to take a position at Windham Technical High School in Willimantic. The school is part of the network of technical high schools operated by the State of Connecticut. "Mark has been a...
  • Business Briefs

    Dance students win first place Recently, 20 students from Doreen's Dance Center, in Colchester, attended the Spirit of Dance Awards National Dance Competition in Hyannis, Mass. All students scored very well, with two winning first-place overall soloist...
  • Most Legislative Incumbents Appear Headed To Victory

    A majority of the Democratic incumbent lawmakers facing primary challenges in Tuesday's voting appeared to have pulled out victories over their opponents, including some involved in high-profile General Assembly races in Hartford, Bridgeport and Norwalk....
  • The Spirit Of Coventry's Caprilands Still Alive

    The Spirit Of Coventry's Caprilands Still Alive
    Even now, after decades of decline, nearly 20 years since its founder held forth on Caprilands Herb Farm, the 69-acre property breathes tranquillity and inspires an enlightened connection to nature. The question is whether Caprilands will ever regain its...
  • Plymouth Superintendent Faces Employment Review After Arrest In Hebron Case

    Plymouth Superintendent Faces Employment Review After Arrest In Hebron Case
    PLYMOUTH — After a meeting in which a dozen residents called for the removal of Schools Superintendent Eleanor Cruz, who is accused of stealing from her former school system, the board of education voted Wednesday night to review her employment....
  • Family Music Night helps raise funds for 'Wheels for Alex'

    Classmates and friends of local resident Alex Robley recently organized a Family Music Night at Salem Community Park, to help raise funds for a specially-equipped, handicapped-accessible van for Robley. The 18-year-old was born prematurely, with cerebral...
  • Sign language makes church accessible to hearing-impaired

    Andrew Baginski became aware of the deaf community when three of his cousins could not hear in the traditional way, so he learned to communicate with his family in the language they spoke – American Sign Language. Every other Saturday at 4 p.m.,...
  • Basketball fundraisers

    COLCHESTER- The Bacon Academy boy's basketball team is holding back-to-back fundraisers. On Friday, Aug.15 from 6 to 9 p.m. the team will receive 10 percent of all purchases at Sweet Frog, 139 South Main St., Colchester. The team will also hold a car wash...