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Obituaries • Published Oct. 17, 2019 10:53 a.m.

Joyce M. Arentzen

Joyce M. Arentzen passed away peacefully at Smilow Cancer Hospital on Oct. 4. Joyce was born on May 26, 1947, in Brooklyn, New York, to Gus Licata and Lillian (Sabella) Licata, and grew up in...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 17, 2019 10:29 a.m.

Frank Malinowski

After a blessed life full of faith and family, Frank Malinowski, 88, passed away peacefully at home on Oct. 14. He was predeceased by his high school sweetheart and wife of 64 years, Genie...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 17, 2019 10:11 a.m.

VitaMarie (Trodello) Torres

VitaMarie (Trodello) Torres, 77, of Gilford, New Hampshire, passed away peacefully on Oct. 7 after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, ...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08:25 p.m.

Joel L. Stander

Joel L. Stander passed away on Oct. 2 after a courageous battle with cancer.Joel was born May 19, 1946, in Syracuse, New York. Following his graduation from SUNY Geneseo, he began a...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 07:59 p.m.

Edna Camarota

Edna Camarota, 97, of East Haven passed away Oct. 7 at St. Raphael Campus of Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was born Aug. 10, 1922, in Brooklyn to Christian and Emma (Steinert) Uhde. Edna is...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 07:43 p.m.

Raymond C. Lauber

Raymond C. Lauber, age 88, a longtime resident of Essex, passed away peacefully on September 28 at the Mary Ann Morse Healthcare Center in Natick, Massachusetts. Ray was the beloved husband of...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 07:27 p.m.

Theresa Zullo Remetta

Theresa Zullo Remetta, 97, of Clinton passed away peacefully on Sept. 15. She was born on July 17, 1922, in Jamaica, New York, the daughter of Michael and Josephine (Grimaldi) Zullo.In 1946 ...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 07:06 p.m.

Lydia Civitelli

Lydia Civitelli, 94, of East Haven passed away at home on Oct. 8. She was born May 21, 1925, in New Bedford, Massachusets.She is survived by her son Joseph Civitelli, Jr., (widower of...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 06:56 p.m.

John F. Mason

John F. Mason passed away on Oct. 11 in Branford. He was the beloved husband of Susan Blake Mason for 57 years. John was born in Guilford on Jan. 3, 1937, and was the son of the late Louis Percy...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 06:27 p.m.

Madelyne Whittaker (Regnier, DePrato)

Madelyne Whittaker (Regnier, DePrato) of Clinton, formerly Wallingford, passed away Sept. 25. She was the wife of the late Roy H. Whittaker.“Dee” was born in Meriden on Jan....

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 06:10 p.m.

Eugene R. O’Brien

The nonagenarian Eugene R. O’Brien of Old Saybrook died peacefully in his sleep at 97 years old Oct. 6. Known as “Gene” to all in Old Saybrook’s Cornfield Point, he...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 05:57 p.m.

June Cotter

June Cotter, 93, died peacefully at Northridge Village in Ames, Iowa, on Oct. 5.Born in Chicago in 1926, she graduated from Providence High School. During the war, June worked for the Navy...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 05:42 p.m.

William ‘Bill’ Frank Ziobron

William “Bill” Frank Ziobron, 93, of Deep River, passed away Sept. 29 after a brief illness.Born in Deep River to the late Charles and Helen Ziobron, Bill began his career...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 05:05 p.m.

Jo–Ann R. Wheeler

Jo–Ann R. Wheeler, Ledyard, formerly of Guilford, passed away Oct. 12 at the age of 76 at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital, New London.She is survived by her son Keith Wheeler, his...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 04:50 p.m.

Jarvis Elmer Smith, Jr., (“Smitty”)

Jarvis Elmer Smith, Jr., (“Smitty”), 81, of Chester died on Oct. 12.As described in Smitty’s yearbook, “Mischievous there art a foot” was spot on as he...

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Obituaries • Published Oct. 16, 2019 04:22 p.m.

Carl G. Nilsson

Carl G. Nilsson, 1930 to 2019, a longtime resident of Chester, passed away on Sept. 29 in his own home. He was the beloved father of Leif Nilsson of Chester, Kent Nelson of West Hartford, and Jan...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2019 01:10 p.m.

Madison Flags Set to Half Staff in Honor of Tom Rylander

First Selectman Tom Banisch (R) ordered flags in Madison to half-staff today in honor of former first selectman Tom Rylander. Rylander was first elected to first selectman in 1991 and served until ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2019 11:39 a.m.

Lauren Gister Seeking Third Term as Chester First Selectman

Democrat Lauren Gister is seeking a third term as the first selectman of Chester, facing write-in candidate Rob Galbraith for the town's top seat. (Look for a profile of Galbraith in an...

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Local News • Published Oct. 15, 2019 04:39 p.m.

North Branford Schools, CAS Host 'Little Leaders' Conference

On Tuesday Oct. 8, North Branford and the Connecticut Association of Schools hosted another "Little Leaders Conference". Students from North Branford, Chester, and Waterford came...

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Local News • Published Oct. 15, 2019 04:21 p.m.

North Branford HS Musicians Perform at Shoreline Music Festival

On October 2 and October 10, 17 students from NBHS participated in the 2019 Shoreline Music Festival at Coginchaug High School in Durham.Festival students rehearsed on Tuesday Oct. 2 and...

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Local News • Published Oct. 17, 2019 12:01 a.m.

Eligibility Expanded for American Legion Membership

The federal LEGION Act signed into law July 30 opens the door to join the American Legion for approximately six million more veterans who were previously not eligible. LEGION Act S.504 changes the ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 17, 2019 12:01 a.m.

Read to Feed Caps Successful Summer Reading Program

This year, the Acton Public Library children’s Summer Reading Program gave children the opportunity to turn their time spent reading into making beaded chain-necklaces as part of the Read...

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Person of the Week • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08:30 a.m.

North Branford Town Planner Carey Duques Covers Many Miles

As North Branford’s Town Planner, Carey Duques covers a lot of ground among North Branford’s 26 square miles. But on Sunday, Nov. 3, she’ll cover 26.2 miles—on...

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Person of the Week • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08:30 a.m.

Oman Helps to ‘Insure’ a Great Night for SAA’s Costumes & Cocktails

Believe it or not, ice hockey played a part in building a great partnership of support between Shoreline Arts Alliance (SAA) and The Stone Agency Insurance. Over the course of practices, high...

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Person of the Week • Published Oct. 16, 2019 08:30 a.m.

Clear as a Bell: Preserving a Landmark Church is Rachel Schemmerling’s Calling

Restoring and preserving a 200-year-old church is undoubtedly a formidable task. Volunteering for the job while managing a business, raising a teenager and a kindergartner, and battling multiple...

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