ECSU’s Sustainable CT Encourages Best Practices

...to help them understand what other towns are doing rather than reinvent the wheel.” Over half of the state’s municipalities have registered with the program. Among those towns in southeastern Connecticut are Old Lyme, Chester, Clinton, East Lyme, Essex, Groton, Norwich, Stonington, North Stonington, and Waterford. Old Saybrook and New...

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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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Connecticut Port Authority Retains $4.77 Million of Legacy Funds — Reallocations On Hold

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...Mianus River $486,633.23 out of $1.7m: Clinton, Clinton Harbor $85,436.62 out of $2.2m: Guilford, Guilford Harbor $116,993.48 out of $944,000: Wethersfield, Wethersfield Cove $256,577.04 of of $1.6m: Old Lyme, Black Hall and Four Mile Rivers $2,742,000.00 out of $4.2m: Old Saybrook, North Cove “The Port Authority has not acted on...

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Sonny the Police Dog Changes Attitudes in Clinton

CLINTON — Police Officer Jason Frey was driving on Horse Hill Road when he got an email that would change the course of his career. “I was literally passing the 95 exit and had to pull over to read it,” Frey said. The email announced that Clinton was adding a...

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Complaints on the Rise, DEEP Offers Guidance on Beavers

...are several professional trappers, but also 35 licensed volunteers spread throughout the state that can help residents with a permit to trap beavers during the offseason. The closest volunteers to Old Lyme are located in Haddam and Clinton, according to Vann. The offseason stretches from April 1 to November 30....

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Clinton Tests Roundup Alternatives to Tackle Invasives

...propagate quickly, Gold said. This summer, a project to develop alternative methods of controlling invasive species along the roadside began between the COG and the town of Clinton with the help of RiverCOG’s summer intern Brian Higgins, a Clinton resident and senior at the University of Connecticut.   “The hope is...

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Regional Government Gets its Own Budget Line

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...studies between the Clinton train station and high school, and between Portland and East Hampton. As a funding strategy, Gold has also adopted a local regional services model. “We started using a strategy of filling in our people in the towns we serve,” Gold said. “That way we are able...

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Shoreline Food Pantries Consider Split

...towns, but neither Norwich nor New London. The 11 towns are Old Lyme, Lyme, East Lyme, Old Saybrook, Essex, Deep River, Chester, Westbrook, Killingworth, Clinton and Madison. The primary mission of SSKP is to ensure that residents of these towns do not go hungry. “I would like to make sure...

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Principal of Mile Creek School Named

...search committee which consisted of stakeholders from our entire school community.” Currently, Enoch serves as the Director of Pupil Services in the Clinton Public Schools but Enoch has taught kindergarten through fourth grades in Stonington and began her career as a preschool special needs teacher. She specialized in spectrum disorders....

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