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Sports • Published July 20, 2018 11:21 p.m.

Cubs Move into First, Christensen Cruises Again During Week 14 of Deep River Horseshoe League

The Cubs overtook the Red Sox for first place in the standings following Week 14 play in the Deep River Horseshoe League. Meanwhile, the Dodgers have surged into a third-place tie with the Pirates ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published July 19, 2018 01:39 p.m.

Paulson Pitched and Putted His Way to Warriors’ Team-Low Score

Recent graduate Sam Paulson just finished up his final season as a member of the Valley Regional golf team. Sam had solid year that saw him win the Warriors’ Lowest Scoring Average Award...

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Sports • Published July 18, 2018 03:55 a.m.

Valley Boys’ Lacrosse Continued Contending in 2018

The Valley Regional boys’ lacrosse squad turned in an overall record of 11-8 during a campaign that featured the team’s second straight appearance in the Shoreline Conference...

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Local News • Published July 19, 2018 12:01 a.m.

People in the News

Academic and Extracurricular Activities• Katelynn Maxwell of Chester graduated summa cum laude from Muhlenberg College with a bachelor of arts degree in public health and...

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Local News • Published July 18, 2018 09 a.m.

Summer Backpack Program Seeks Help to Prevent Hunger

Tri-Town Youth Services is teaming up with the Deep River Public Library (DRPL) and Deep River, Chester, and Essex Social Services departments to fulfill a mission this summer: to ensure that all...

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Local News • Published July 19, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Barbara McDowell Celebrates 100th Birthday

Barbara McDowell recently celebrated her 100th birthday on June 1 at Aaron Manor in Chester....

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Local News • Published July 19, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Essex Veterans Memorial Hall’s 2018 Education Grant Recipients

Essex Veterans Memorial Hall would like to congratulate the following 2018 high school seniors on being awarded the Essex Veterans Memorial Hall 2018 Education Grant:• Isabelle...

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Person of the Week • Published July 18, 2018 08:30 a.m.

Joell Jacob: Doing it All

Want a make-up artist? A hair stylist? An actor? A singer? An author? A ukulele player? A voice artist to read books for CD? A stained glass craftsman?You could ask a different person for...

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Letters • Published July 18, 2018 07 a.m.

A Disservice to Readers

Thanks to everyone who came out for the June 24 Blue Wave Fest at the Chester Fairgrounds to celebrate the rising tide of democracy, and the importance of voting in every election. We especially...

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Letters • Published July 18, 2018 07 a.m.

A True Connecticut Treasure

With all the differing opinions about whether or not the town of Chester needs a new, 8,000-square-foot, $7.4 million library, or if a library of this magnitude can be sustained or utilized to its ...

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Sports • Published July 15, 2018 11:45 p.m.

Red Sox and Cubs Battling for First in Deep River Horseshoe League

There was some shuffling near the top of the standings following Week 13 of the Deep River Horseshoe League. The Red Sox continue to hold off the Cubs for first place, while the Orioles moved into ...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published July 12, 2018 03:14 p.m.

Baldwin Brings a Team-First Attitude with Warriors’ Girls’ Tennis

Caroline Baldwin recently finished her sophomore season with the Valley Regional girls’ tennis team after playing No. 1 doubles with senior captain Ellie Flynn. The duo turned in an...

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Obituaries • Published July 10, 2018 03:17 p.m.

David Hartwell Zanardi

David Hartwell Zanardi, 66, passed away peacefully after a long illness on July 9. He was born on Aug. 10, 1951, at Hartford Hospital, the son of the late Daniel J. and Elizabeth (Stalsburg)...

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Local News • Published July 11, 2018 08:27 a.m.

This Summer at Cedar Lake, Tri and Tri Again

Every other Thursday evening from now until Aug. 9, expect to see traffic around Cedar Lake in Chester due to an influx of runners, swimmers, and bikers, pushing themselves to the limit for the...

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Local News • Published July 11, 2018 09:30 a.m.

Essex Steam Train Unveils Music on the River

The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat’s new Concert Express is offering train service from Essex and points north to connect with East Haddam’s Music on the River Monday night...

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Local News • Published July 12, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Rep. Siegrist Earns 100 Percent Voting Record

State Representative Robert Siegrist (R-36) earned a perfect voting record during the 2018 legislative session. There were 317 votes taken this year, according to information released by the House ...

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Local News • Published July 12, 2018 12:01 a.m.

CFMC: Buddying Up for Positive Change

When is a bench so much more than a bench? When does a bench have the power to connect people of all ages and experiences and create a community of upstanders? When it is a Buddy Bench built by at-...

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Sports • Published July 09, 2018 03:26 a.m.

Valley Golf Focused on Fundamentals in 2018

The Valley Regional golf team worked hard this spring and saw steady improvement from all of its players during the year. The Warriors finished with two wins on the season, but the squad was...

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Sports • Published July 08, 2018 11:02 p.m.

Christensen Throws Best Score of the Season in Deep River Horseshoe League

The Red Sox maintained their spot at the top of the standings following two recent weeks of play in the Deep River Horseshoe League. However, there are still several teams who are challenging the...

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Sports • Published July 05, 2018 07:26 p.m.

North Haven Girls’ Tennis Running Four-Week Clinic for Autistic Children

The North Haven High School girls’ tennis team is running a four-week clinic session in which the Indians’ athletes will assist with the teaching of tennis to children who have...

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Obituaries • Published July 05, 2018 03:07 p.m.

Robert Jay Blair

Robert Jay Blair, 67, of Chester passed away unexpectedly at his longtime home on June 30. Bob was born on March 2, 1951, in Middletown, the first child of Robert James Blair and the late Mildred...

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Sports Person of the Week • Published July 05, 2018 01:02 p.m.

Marchese Makes Her Mark with Two Valley Squads

Addi Marchese really hit the ground running for the Valley Regional girls’ outdoor track team this spring. The freshman earned the Warriors’ Most Valuable Player Award following a...

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Local News • Published July 03, 2018 10:56 a.m.

Getting on the Same (Web)Page

At the Joint Region 4 Board of Education (BOE) Committee meeting at John Winthrop Middle School on June 7, local high school students and parents from Deep River and Essex shared concerns about...

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Local News • Published July 05, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Valley Regional High School Honor Roll

Grade 9High Honors: Hanna Babek, Leah Bargnesi, Jackson Bisson, Caitlyn Bogan, Ava Boyles, Samantha Braga, Kyra Brennan, Reagan Brenneman, Shea Campion, Elizabeth Cap, Natalie...

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Sports • Published July 03, 2018 03:50 a.m.

Warriors Win with Depth and Doubles in Riggio’s Debut Campaign

The Valley Regional girls’ tennis team put together another solid season in the spring of the 2018 by finishing with an overall record of 14-7 that included a trip to the Class S State...

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