Democrats Endorse Shoemaker, Lampos to Lead Old Lyme Ticket

OLD LYME — In a surprising move, the Old Lyme Democratic Town Committee endorsed Martha Shoemaker, who was elected to the Regional Board of Education in Nov. 2017, to challenge incumbent Republican Timothy Griswold in this November’s election. Incumbent Selectman Mary Jo Nosal, who some expected to run for first...

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Alberti Leads Democratic Slate in East Lyme

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The East Lyme Democratic Party released their municipal slate of candidates for the 2021 November elections on Thursday evening, after considering more than a dozen candidates and dealing with two contested seats.  First Selectman: Camille Alberti Board of Selectmen: Ann Cicchiello, Terence P. Donovan, Daniel Cunningham Tax Collector: Christine Dixon...

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Ownership of Tantummaheag Landing in Question, Public Access Offered

...continuously to every owner of the property, including to us.” Frampton said the public documents were cited from Hartford, Lyme and Old Lyme, and referenced historical archives.  “There’s quite a lot of historical information that goes along with this but the important part is the title,” he said.  Frampton emphasized...

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Reemsnyder Asks Town to Assume Ownership of Hope Parcels

...by Old Lyme Affordable Housing. Loretta McCluskey, operations manager for Hope, said Friday that the original ground leases that were put in place by Old Lyme Affordable Housing specify that any taxes received by Hope will be passed on to the homeowners, unless the taxes are abated or otherwise paid....

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Sidewalk Plans Come Full Circle on Ferry Road

OLD LYME — After considering an alternative on the south side of Ferry Road that would have saved a few trees, the Ferry Road Sidewalk Committee came to a consensus Thursday that the best location for the replacement of the buckling sidewalks was on the north side of the road...

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On Arguments Against Exploring the Idea of Systemic Racism

...predominantly white audiences within predominantly white communities arguing that systemic racism does not exist, and that to even explore and objectively examine the issue is, in itself, a threat, bad, wrong or — and this is the richest hypocrisy of all — racist. Richard W. Stout III Old Lyme, CT...

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One Possible Solution to Free Speech in Social Media

...signed into law Senate Bill 7072 which gives Floridians the right to sue social media platforms for monetary damages for being unfairly “silenced,” requires that the platforms post the content moderation guidelines, and prohibits the de-platforming of political candidates. Perhaps Justice Thomas is on to something? James Miller Lyme, CT...

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