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Sports Person of the Week • Published Oct. 19, 2018 03:09 p.m.

Bochanis Overcomes Heart Condition to Solidify Westbrook’s Defense

Westbrook senior Alana Bochanis doesn’t let anything stop her from performing her best on the field hockey turf—whether it’s a fast-moving forward or a medical condition that...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2018 11:18 a.m.

Needleman Wins Connecticut League Of Conservation Voters Endorsement

The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters (CTLCV), a leading environmental group in the state, has endorsed Norm Needleman for the State Senate seat from the 33rd District.In selecting...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2018 03:21 p.m.

Leveille Calls for Coordinated Climate Change Planning for Connecticut

“Climate change is coming in a fast and furious way to the Connecticut shoreline in general and our own district in particular,” said Madeleine Leveille, Green Party candidate for...

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Local News • Published Oct. 18, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Snuggle Buddies

There couldn’t be a more precious pair of sibling kittens than Tootsie and Poppy. This brother and sister love lots of attention, cuddling, and affection. Tootsie, the tortoiseshell beauty, ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 18, 2018 12:01 a.m.

From Ecuador

to Westbrook

Mayor Ruben Miranda of Bucay, Ecuador, recently presented a plaque to the Town of Westbrook in appreciation for all of the support that Westbrook has shown to Ecuadorian families that reside in...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2018 11:51 a.m.

CTLCV Endorses Devin Carney for the Connecticut General Assembly

The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters (CTLCV) has endorsed State Representative Devin Carney (R-23) for re-election to the Connecticut General Assembly. As the Republican co-chair of the...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2018 02:10 p.m.

Matt Pugliese (D/WF): Candidate for Assembly District 23

Matt Pugliese has spent his career working in the non-profit theater industry beginning at the Ivoryton Playhouse before serving as executive director at Oddfellows Playhouse Youth Theatre in...

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Local News • Published Oct. 16, 2018 02:10 p.m.

Devin Carney (R/I): Incumbent Candidate for Assembly District 23

Devin Carney (R/I) is seeking his third term as the representative of the 23rd Assembly District serving Old Saybrook, part of Westbrook, Lyme, and Old Lyme. Throughout his time in office, he has...

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Letters • Published Oct. 17, 2018 08 a.m.

Making Life Better

State government’s reckless taxing and spending can make you crazy, but in the 35th House District, we got lucky. We’ve got Jesse MacLachlan as our state representative. He’s...

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Sports • Published Oct. 15, 2018 12:39 a.m.

Knights’ Field Hockey Posts Two Shutouts, Takes First Defeat; Both Soccer Squads Lose to Haddam-Killingworth

Field HockeyThe Westbrook field hockey team picked up two more wins and also took its first loss of the season during a slate of three games last week. The Knights earned...

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

Cumpstone Looks to Continue Winning Tradition as Hand Boys’ Soccer Coach

There are plenty of expectations that come with inheriting a program that’s perennially one of the best in Connecticut, let alone a team that’s won back-to-back state championships....

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Person of the Week • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08:30 a.m.

An Advocate for the Community’s Youth, and for the Community

David Melillo has only been the director of human services in Clinton since June, but he’s no stranger when it comes to the role.“I’ve been in youth services almost my...

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Local News • Published Oct. 09, 2018 01:58 p.m.

World's First Fully-Electric, Zero Emissions, Solar-Powered Pump-Out Vessel Launches in Branford Oct. 15

The East Shore District Health Department (ESDHD) Shoreline Regional Pump Out Boat Program has partnered with a local marina, Pilots Point Marina in Westbrook, Connecticut to build the world's...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Melissa Ziobron Running on Legislative Record for 33rd Senate District Seat

State Representative Melissa Ziobron (34) is the Republican challenger for the District 33 State Senate seat. She hopes to replace fellow Republican Art Linares, Jr., who did not seek reelection....

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Norm Needleman Touts Business and Government Experience in State Senate Bid

Norm Needleman, the Democratic candidate for the District 33 State Senate seat, says his experience as Essex first selectman and as the founder and CEO of Centerbrook-based Tower Laboratories will ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Leveille Seeks 35th Seat on Platform of Sustainability

Madeleine Leveille is the Green Party candidate for state representative the 35th General Assembly District, which includes Clinton, Killingworth, and northern Westbrook.“I thought...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Democrat Jason Adler Wants to Bring Schools, Union Experience to 35th

Jason Adler is the Democratic candidate for state representative in the 35th General Assembly District, which includes Clinton, Killingworth, and northern Westbrook.Adler is the school...

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Local News • Published Oct. 11, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Tuxedo Treasures

Jake and Quinn are two beautiful black-and-white, long-haired kittens who are waiting to be scooped up and adopted. These darling boys are so very friendly, playful, and cuddly little babies. They ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Republican Jesse MacLachlan Seeking 3rd Term in 35th District

Incumbent Republican Jesse MacLachlan is seeking his third two-year term as state representative for the 35th General Assembly District, which includes Clinton, Killingworth, and northern...

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Local News • Published Oct. 11, 2018 12:01 a.m.

NFIB Endorses Ziobron for State Senate

The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Connecticut PAC has announced its endorsement of Melissa Ziobron for the Connecticut General Assembly in this November’s election....

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Local News • Published Oct. 10, 2018 09 a.m.

Westbrook’s Streetlight Switching Starts in November

With agreement now reached between the Energy Committee and Siemens on the type and intensity of each of the town’s new LED streetlight fixtures, committee member Bill Fish asked the Board...

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Local News • Published Oct. 11, 2018 12:01 a.m.

NARAL Endorses Norm Needleman for State Senate

National Abortion and Reproductive Rights Action League (NARAL) Pro-Choice America, a national women’s health advocacy organizations, has announced its endorsement of Norm Needleman for the ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 11, 2018 12:01 a.m.

CFMC: Campaigning for Bully-Free Communities

October is National Bullying Prevention month, and the Community Foundation of Middlesex County (CFMC) is recognizing the great work being done in our local communities by the many individuals who ...

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Local News • Published Oct. 11, 2018 12:01 a.m.

Gowrie Group Prepares 10th Annual Lunch for Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries

On Aug. 15, Gowrie Group employees served their annual BBQ luncheon to the community at Grace Church in Old Saybrook. Gowrie employees worked together to provide, prepare, and serve lunch to more...

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Letters • Published Oct. 10, 2018 08 a.m.

Good for the People

State Representative Jesse MacLachlan (R-35) does the job for the people of Clinton, Killingworth, and Westbrook. When I was a state representative, I felt it was my obligation and the job of...

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