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Sports Person of the Week • Published Oct. 10, 2019 03:39 p.m.

McCabe Blazes a Trail to Clemson

Conor McCabe’s journey as a runner took him from Haddam-Killingworth High School all the way to Clemson University. As he’s traveled this path, Conor has displayed great...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published Oct. 10, 2019 03:39 p.m.

Vitarisi Enters Second Year Leading T-Birds’ Cheer

Rachel Vitarisi fell in love with cheerleading from the second she stepped on the mat as an eight year-old. Rachel went on to join the cheer team at North Branford High School and is currently in...

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Sports • Published Oct. 10, 2019 03:33 p.m.

31st Annual Veterans Memorial Blackfish Tourney Starts Saturday

Let the fun begin! To some, the water may seem a bit warm. For other ‘tog pullers, they know better. The way our weather has been bouncing all over the charts, water temperatures have been...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2019 03:02 p.m.

Branford Garden Club's Fall Pie Festival Joins Scarecrows on the Green Oct. 19

Like a dollop of whipped cream on a slice of pumpkin pie, this year, Branford Garden Club (BGC) has found a great way to top their annual "Scarecrows on the Green" opening weekend: with the added...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 10, 2019 10:57 a.m.

John James Gould

John James Gould of Madison passed away peacefully at his home, The Hearth in Madison, on Sept. 12 at age 84. John was the son of Anna Siem Gould and James Gould of Waltham, Massachusetts, where...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 10, 2019 10:40 a.m.

Laurie Ruth Humphries (Thomas)

Laurie Ruth Humphries (Thomas), 64, of Madison, passed away on Sept. 30 from pancreatic cancer. Laurie was born in Waterbury on Dec. 28, 1954. She was a member of the first class to graduate from...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 10, 2019 10:21 a.m.

Ruth Ann Milliken Dudley

Ruth Ann Milliken Dudley died peacefully Oct. 4 at the Masonicare Health Center in Wallingford, where she had resided with her husband Edwin prior to his death in early September. The couple had...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 07:16 p.m.

Betsy Bigelow Seward

Betsy Bigelow Seward, 78, of Branford passed away peacefully on Aug. 25 at Connecticut Hospice, surrounded by family.Born on Oct. 18, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Frank Bigelow,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 07:01 p.m.

Rocco F. Lombardi

Rocco F. Lombardi, 93, of Ivoryton joined his beloved wife Kathleen on Oct. 6 in heaven. He was born on Jan. 27, 1926, to the late Anthony and Ida Lombardi.“Rocky” selflessly...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 06:48 p.m.

Barbara (Laurello) Grande

Barbara (Laurello) Grande, 82, of East Haven passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 6. She was born March 10, 1937, in New Haven to the late Nicholas and Rose (Zapert) Laurello.Barbara is...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 06:33 p.m.

Janet Marie Buccini

Janet Marie Buccini, 77, of East Haven passed away peacefully on Oct. 6 at Connecticut Hospice. She was born on Dec. 30, 1941, in New Haven to Ralph and Pasqualina (Benevento) Buccini.Janet ...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 06:10 p.m.

Ronald J. Santry, Sr.

Ronald J. Santry, Sr., longtime resident of Guilford, passed away on Oct. 3 at the Branford Connecticut Hospice after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth F. (Yager) Santry,...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 05:48 p.m.

William P. Byrne

William P. Byrne of Branford died Oct. 3 at Branford Hills Health Care Center. He was born June 16, 1949, in New Haven, son of the late William A. and Vera Verdyke Byrne.He worked as a...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 05:29 p.m.

Richard E. Duer

Richard E. Duer, 90, died on Aug. 15 at Connecticut Hospice in Branford after a short illness. He is survived by his wife Anne (née von Boetticher) as well as his brother Gregory and (Paula)...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 05:08 p.m.

Bill Schreier

Bill Schreier, 52, passed away on Oct. 4. Bill was born on May 29, 1967, in Southington, the son of Bela and Joyce (Lyon) Schreier.Bill was a graduate of Southington High School and...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 09, 2019 04:45 p.m.

Carmen Bonvini Strickland

Carmen Bonvini Strickland of Westbrook passed away peacefully from pancreatic cancer at the age of 85. She was born and raised in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.Carmen was the daughter of Enis...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2019 12:50 p.m.

Rep. Kokoruda Teams Up with Bare Necessities, Inc., for Diaper & Wipe Drive

From now until Saturday, Oct. 12, State Representative Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) is teaming up with Bare Necessities, Inc., for a Diaper & Wipe Drive. Consider helping a neighbor in need by...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2019 07 a.m.

Chester Land Trust Creates the Judge Constance Baker Motley Preserve

A historic site dedication on the Connecticut Freedom Trail took place on Oct. 6 at the former property of Judge Constance Baker Motley on Cedar Lake Road in Chester. The public, friends, and...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2019 08 a.m.

A New Look at Camp Hazen

Big things are happening at the historic YMCA Camp Hazen site in Chester. Gearing up for its 100th anniversary in 2020 and embarking on the next phase of the master site plan, there has been a...

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Local News • Published Oct. 08, 2019 03:42 p.m.

VRHS Responds to Threat from Student

Following information about possible threats against Valley Regional High School (VRHS) made by a VRHS student on Oct. 1, Superintendent of Schools Brian White sent an email to parents regarding...

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Local News • Published Oct. 08, 2019 02:39 p.m.

Region 4 BOE Establishes New Capital Reserve Fund

Following a 2018 Region 4 School District Board of Education (BOE) land acquisition—one that was done in a way that created confusion about exactly which fund was used to pay for the...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2019 09:15 a.m.

Monarch Take Flight with a Little Help from Deep River

October is spectacular in the Northeast, and not just of autumn colors, or because it’s time for pumpkin spice mania. It’s also the time of year when monarch butterflies take flight...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2019 12:01 a.m.

Valley Regional Students Compete in Yale Invitational Debate Tournament

On Sept. 14 and 15, Katherine Morrissey, Ava Cunningham, Nicolas Wyszkowski, Benjamin Proctor, Caroline Haskins, and Reagan Brenneman represented Valley Regional High School’s Debate Team...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2019 07 a.m.

Feeling Blessed at the Blessing of the Animals in Clinton

Katie, held by Karen Stickney, receives blessing from Diana Rogers on Oct. 6. Blessing of the Animals took place at Episcopal Church of the Holy Advent in Clinton led by Diana Rogers and Curate...

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Local News • Published Oct. 08, 2019 02:29 p.m.

With New Development on the Horizon, Clinton’s PZC Field Takes the Spotlight

Clinton’s Planning & Zoning Commission (PZC) has, for better and worse, been among the most prominent parts of local government in recent years. With seven candidates seeking four open...

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