Nutmeg Pharmacy to Open in Moodus, February 10

EAST HADDAM — Nutmeg Pharmacy plans to hold a grand opening of its new Moodus village location on February 10 at 9 a.m., the pharmacy’s co-owner said in a Thursday interview. This comes a little more than three months after the Nathan Hale Pharmacy closed in late October, leaving East...

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Tim Griswold Sketches Out a Two-year Agenda for Old Lyme

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...Route 156 and east to East Lyme. Before sewers are installed, Connecticut Water Company — which was recently purchased by San Jose Water Company — will upgrade its two-inch pipes to eight-inch pipes in Sound View along the upper sections of Swan and Portland Avenue. Griswold said he wants water...

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No Gateway Approvals for “Living Shoreline” Project off Fenwick

...not under Gateway authority.” According to the state statute that created the Connecticut River Gateway Commission in 1973, the Commission was tasked with protecting the scenic and natural landscape of a conservation zone which includes parts of Old Saybrook, Essex, Deep River, Chester, Haddam, East Haddam, Lyme and Old Lyme...

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Editorial: Recapping Election Week

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...Danielle Chesebrough took the seat of retiring Republican First Selectman Rob Simmons, with an impressive ground game that had Republicans privately conceding the race as early as lunchtime on Tuesday. Chesebrough is unaffiliated, but will caucus with the Democrats. Democrats flipped seats in East Haddam and Madison. Republicans flipped seats...

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Southeast Connecticut Turns to Co-ops for High School Sports

...form co-ops.” According to Simon, southeastern Connecticut is the home of co-ops. Students from Essex, Deep River, Chester, Old Saybrook, East Lyme, East Haven, East Hampton, Killingworth, Haddam, Westbrook, Madison, Durham, Middlefield and Rockfall all share at least one sport with Lyme and Old Lyme.   This fall the number of...

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Essex Candidates for First Selectman Sound Off

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...serves as state senator for the 33rd District which includes Essex, Deep River, Chester, Westbrook, Colchester, Portland, Haddam, East Haddam, Lyme, Clinton and part of Old Saybrook. But Needleman said he often sees state mandates as a challenge on the local level. “It’s always a challenge because the state tends...

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EEE Cases in East Haddam and Colchester Announced

An East Haddam resident who died more than a week ago was confirmed today by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to have been infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The State Department of Health also announced a fourth case of the disease in Connecticut, a Colchester resident. “We have...

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I-Park Kicks off Seventh Art Biennale in East Haddam

EAST HADDAM — At night, animals, birds, flowers, and even mushroom spores become active, moving about, making sounds and leaving traces, mostly unbeknownst to humans.  Participants in artist Moira Williams’ sound walk called “Fissures, Holes, Limbs: breathing dislocated scales,” were invited Sunday to shift from “daylight to moonlight” and experience...

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“A Big Vegetable Weekend”

...connecting greenhouses and sprawling outdoor spaces stuffed with plants, Ballek’s Garden Center in East Haddam on Friday was bustling with customers on Friday as well. “This weekend is traditionally when people come to get all their vegetable plants because they have time off on Monday and it’s past the full...

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