| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Jeff Dunphy, president and CEO of Design Label Manufacturing Inc., in East Lyme, was honored as 2013 TLMI Converter of the Year by packagePRINTING Magazine at its 80th annual TLMI conference.
Every year packagePRINTING Magazine presents the Tag and Label...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Nelson McCormick's first knowledge of the assassination of John F. Kennedy came as a child in East Lyme.
"I was very young but what I remember is that on Saturday morning all the TV stations that normally had the cartoons I watch were taken up with...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Dominion, one of the nation's largest energy companies, bought a 5-megawatt solar project in Somers on Tuesday from Kyocera, a solar panel maker based in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Large enough to power about 1,400 homes, the project will be the state's largest...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Tina Zadrozny of The Orchards, a By Carrier community in East Lyme, is in the business of making wish lists come true.
“I always tell my buyers if you are thinking of something in your head and you think it's impossible or it can't be done, always...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:50 PM
"Monsignor Meth," as suspended Roman Catholic priest Kevin Wallin has come to be known, admitted earlier this year to selling more than $300,000 worth of methamphetamine out of his Waterbury apartment.
Only about 23 grams (sold for $3,400) of Wallin's...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 11:59 AM
In the first segment, deacon Arthur Miller reflects on the impact of the civil rights movement and the progress that has been made over the past 50 years since the March on Washington.
In the second segment, artist Larry Ayer talks about his latest...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:18 PM
As a volunteer at York Correctional Institution, the state's maximum-security women's prison in East Lyme, renowned author Wally Lamb has taught hundreds of inmates to write. In doing so, he has had a profound impact on their lives. So why does the...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:50 PM
There are hordes of people eating in Connecticut farm fields this summer. They're eating next to pumpkin patches and beside rows of tomatoes, sunflowers, beans and peppers.
And the food they're scarfing down like hunger-crazed locusts was pulled out...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:49 AM
Fresh Ayer Gallery, 19 Halls Road in Old Lyme, presents an exhibit “Fishsticks” by Larry Ayer of East Lyme. Ayer creates mixed-media sculptures made of driftwood, scallop shells, glass, bark, rope and sometimes shark’s teeth. This is...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Billie Staub was a resilient, persistent advocate for the things she believed in, from her seven children to the condition of women in Niantic prison to the effects of nuclear proliferation.
She could be shy and unassuming when it came to her own needs,...
| Jun 20, 2013
For decades the historic Copper Beech Inn in Ivoryton set the bar when it came to fine dining. The award-winning landmark not only offered cozy accommodations, but was best known for its elegant open-to-the- public elegant main dining room and...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, the summer growing season is fighting its way into existence. Its first gift to us is the almighty strawberry, the first berry of the summer and a versatile ingredient in the kitchen. While some like to toss a few...