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User Blogs • Published July 02, 2020 06:27 p.m.

Westbrook Council of Beaches Scholarship Winner

To: Harbor News From: Mary Jane Monahan Vice President Westbrook Council of Beaches The Westbrook Council of Beaches (WCOB) has awarded its 2020 Scholarship of $500 to...

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User Blogs • Published June 30, 2020 02:16 p.m.

The Lost Warhols at Six Summit Gallery

Six Summit Gallery, in our 10th Year, celebrates the opening of 2 new fine art galleries in Westbrook, CT. SSG presents the New England premiere of Karen Bystedt's, The Lost Warhols, recently...

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User Blogs • Published June 29, 2020 01:32 p.m.

Essex Foundation Announces 2020 Scholarship Awards

The Essex Foundation Board of Directors recently announced Emma Carey, a graduating senior at Valley Regional High School, as the 2020 recipient of The Elizabeth Barnes Callender and Mary Francis...

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User Blogs • Published June 29, 2020 01:24 p.m.

The Friends of the East Haven Hagaman Memorial Library Need You!

The Friends of the East Haven Hagaman Memorial Library is in need of a secretary. This volunteer position requires meeting once a month on the second Tuesday, taking notes and sending them out to the ...

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User Blogs • Published June 29, 2020 12:50 p.m.

Country School Announces 3rd Trimester Academic Commendation

The Country School is pleased to announce the 3rd Trimester Academic Honor Roll, Effort List and National French and Latin Exam Recipients: Branford Joe Capasso, Academic Honor...

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User Blogs • Published June 29, 2020 12:39 p.m.

The Grand Art Salon

RESURGENCE June 26th - July 30th 2020 Opening Reception: June 26th, 5-8PM Six Summit Gallery Grand Art Salon 314 Flat Rock Place, Suite 140- Westbrook CT 06498 (860)-581-8332 www....

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User Blogs • Published June 25, 2020 10:28 a.m.

Raise Your Hand for Old Saybrook -- Online Community Auction

The Old Saybrook Chamber of Commerce has launched an online community auction to raise funds for small businesses and non-profits impacted by the Covid-19 crisis. Starting June 25 and running through ...

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User Blogs • Published June 22, 2020 08:11 p.m.

Somebody's Lost Stuffed Bunny Found on West Middle Beach Road

Somebody's stuffed bunny was found laying alongside the road on West Middle Beach Road on Monday night 6/22. If anyone knows who it's rightful owner is, please contact jenlou90@comcast.net ...

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User Blogs • Published June 19, 2020 04:15 p.m.

UConn Extension Master Gardeners Available for Garden Questions

Do you have questions about your vegetable or flower garden, about something in your yard, or what you’ve seen along a roadside or trail? University of Connecticut Master Gardeners are available...

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User Blogs • Published June 17, 2020 12:29 p.m.

Workforce Alliance prepares to open American Job Centers by appointment only starting July 15

American Job Centers in New Haven, Meriden, Middletown will reopen for in-person appointments as needed beginning Wednesday, July 15. Phone and video conferencing contacts, plus online workshops,...

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User Blogs • Published June 16, 2020 03:40 p.m.

Hagaman Memorial Library Starting Second Stage of Reopening

The Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main Street, will start the second stage of its reopening on June 15. The library building will remain closed to the public during the second stage. In the second...

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User Blogs • Published June 15, 2020 07:47 a.m.

Country School Students Celebrate with Drive-In Graduation

The Country School prides itself on living its Mission by inspiring confidence in their students, teaching them that their voices matter, and striving to create an atmosphere of mutual respect where...

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User Blogs • Published June 06, 2020 12:01 a.m.

Food Drive in Hotchkiss Grove / Pine Orchard Neighborhoods

After donations of over 1000 lbs of food and $300 for the Branford Food Pantry from the Pawson Park neighborhood, Karen Polhemus facilitated the organization of another food drive in the Hotchkiss ...

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User Blogs • Published June 06, 2020 12:01 a.m.

Killingworth Library Cancels Fundraiser Golf Tournament

It is with much regret that the Killingworth Library must cancel their largest fundraiser of the year, The John P. Hine, Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament, that was scheduled for August 17th, 2020 due to...

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User Blogs • Published June 03, 2020 03:46 p.m.

Destined for Greatness? The story of the 2020 OSHS Boys Lacrosse Team

Old Saybrook has not been a hotbed for boys lacrosse powerhouse teams. Despite producing several standout players who broke state records and went on to play at Division 1 schools, a well-rounded...

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User Blogs • Published June 01, 2020 12:19 p.m.

Creations while in Quarantine

Members of the Madison Art Society are sharing their work in an online gallery titled, “Creations While in Quarantine", as a way to highlight and to share their art during this time of social...

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User Blogs • Published May 29, 2020 05 p.m.

Hagaman Memorial Library to Begin Reopening in Stages

NEWS RELEASE: May 29, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Bruce George, Library Director, Hagaman Memorial Library Telephone Number: 203-468-3893 E-mail Address: bgeorge@hagamanlibrary....

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User Blogs • Published May 27, 2020 10:14 p.m.

Benjamin Straley of Essex to Perform a Live-Streamed All-Bach Recital on June 7

On Sunday, June 7, 2020, at 12:30 p.m., Music at the Red Door presents a solo recital by noted organist Benjamin Straley. The concert is the final event in the 2020 Pipes Alive! series of organ...

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User Blogs • Published May 26, 2020 09:52 a.m.

Country School Students Engage in Passion Projects

Country School 7th Graders are presently engaged in a Passion Project, a unit of study inspired by the 20-Time Project. The premise of the 20-Time Project is simple. Students devote 20% of their...

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User Blogs • Published May 18, 2020 12:53 p.m.

DEEP RIVER COFFEE HOUSE PRODUCES PROTECTIVE MASKS IN ALL SIZES, FOR ALL AGES

For immediate release: Contact: Jane Moen, jane@alittlecompassion.org (860) 227-9083 DEEP RIVER COFFEE HOUSE PRODUCES PROTECTIVE MASKS IN ALL SIZES, FOR ALL AGES Versatility is key for...

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User Blogs • Published May 14, 2020 08:22 p.m.

Garden Club of Madison's Native Plant Walk now in bloom at the Deacon John Grave House

Unexpectedly nestled in the heart of downtown Madison is the Native Plant Walk, located on the Boston Post Road on the east side of the Deacon John Grave House. It is one of several gardens planted...

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User Blogs • Published May 14, 2020 04:25 p.m.

Spectrum Art Gallery Re-Opening to the Public on June 4th

Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store will reopen to the public on June 4th. Our new hours are Thursday - Saturday, 12-6 pm and Sundays 12-5 pm. Our current exhibit "Shadow Dance" has been extended...

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User Blogs • Published May 14, 2020 09:25 a.m.

Country School Students Engineer a Zero-Energy Schoolroom

Distance Learning is no obstacle to delivering an authentic and meaningful curriculum at The Country School. Louise Jackson’s STEAM Project for her Integrated Algebra II and Geometry students has...

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User Blogs • Published May 11, 2020 11:41 a.m.

Local Childcare to Reopen May 18

Nature's Playground at Incarnation Center, located in Ivoryton, will reopen as a full day, weekly childcare program for children grades K-6 on May 18th. The program will be largely outdoors with time ...

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User Blogs • Published May 09, 2020 06:57 a.m.

Clinton Strong Fundraiser

The Clinton Rotary Club is joining together with The Clinton Chamber of Commerce and Clinton Human Services to help out both our favorite restaurants in town and our families that are struggling due...

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