State Finds No Evidence of Animal Cruelty in Show Horse Death

The death of a Lyme show horse last month at a boarding facility in Marlborough was due to an apparent natural aneurysm and not any suspected wrongdoing, the state Department of Agriculture has concluded.  In a 10-page report on the Sept. 3 death of Beatrix at Bridle Brook Barns, the...

More

Carney: Griswold and Row B for Fight Against State Government Overreach

...government overreach – including higher taxes, and combat forced school regionalization and educational mandates. I will be voting for the Old Lyme Republican candidates on Row B and I hope you will too on November 2nd. Thank you. Devin Carney 23rd District State Representative Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Westbrook...

More

We Have Trouble Right Here in Old Lyme City

...private property? Does Martha Shoemaker hate beavers? I have a scary image in my head of a democrat first selectwoman hunting down beavers like Bill Murray stalking gophers in “Caddyshack”. Thank you beaver women of Old Lyme for making this an important issue for next Tuesday! Mike Miller Old Lyme...

More

Twining: Now is the Time to Make Needed Changes

...proposal was recorded as submitted by Tim Griswold for the Town of Old Lyme to the Zoning Board. At this point the document was available to the public by request. The October 12th presentation further explained the intent of the document. During the meeting, the legal council for zoning said...

More

Hall Road Process Byzantine, Not Nefarious or Sneaky

...and very few businesses on Lyme Street, but only because Old Lyme made it so by changing the zoning in both places. The town managed the development in both places by very deliberately encouraging one thing on Halls Road and discouraging or forbidding its competitors on Lyme Street. The property...

More

A Commitment to Truly Understanding their Role

...commission and these candidates have already shown their commitment to truly understanding their role and how they can support our families and our community. Please come out and vote on November 2nd. Your ballot matters! Joe Maselli Old Saybrook, CT Maselli is a member of the Old Lyme Police Commission...

More

Old Lyme DTC: Carter Can’t Have it Both Ways

To the Editor: On October 7, the CT Examiner published a response by Chris Carter, chairman of the Old Lyme Republican Town Committee (RTC), to Dave Rubino’s letter of October 6 regarding the candidacy of Mona Colwell for the Region 18 Board of Education. Mr. Rubino cited Colwell’s history of...

More

Insurance Lapse Puts Old Lyme at Risk

...one that could cost the town dearly. Martha Shoemaker is known for her decisiveness and has a track record of strong, effective management. I am voting for Martha as First Selectwoman on November 2. Maria Martinez Old Lyme, CT Martinez is a Democratic candidate for the Old Lyme Zoning Commission...

More

Carney Writes in Support of Old Saybrook Republicans

...complete endorsement. In addition to those mentioned, I’m asking voters in Old Saybrook to vote for the entire Fortuna-Giegerich team on November 2nd on Row B. Old Saybrook is a great town – let’s keep it that way. Devin Carney 23rd District State Representative Lyme, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Westbrook...

More

Maintaining Local Zoning Control: Character Matters

...door for future losses of local zoning control. With this as a backdrop, it has never been more important to elect members of the zoning commission in Old Lyme that favor strong regulations that preserve the character of the town. The character of Old Lyme is part rural, part historical,...

More

Candidates with Diverse Skills Focused on Academic Excellence

...values and vow to take a thoughtful, transparent approach to district budgeting and financial expenditures. Our candidates for the Board of Education are the best choice for Old Lyme. Vote for the Republican endorsed candidates for the Board of Education on November 2nd. Chris Carter Chairman RTC Old Lyme, CT...

More

We Cannot Afford Conspiracy Theorists on the Board of Education

...even if the end result doesn’t mesh with their personal world views. This year, despite the potential cost to our community, the Old Lyme Republican Town Committee has scrapped that norm. Whereas the DTC slate includes three educators, including a candidate with a PhD in education, only one of the...

More

Vote for Proven Stewardship

...Griswold as our First Selectman.   His wise and consistent commitment to support the above attributes assures Old Lyme remains a very special and sought   after place to live. I encourage you to vote for Tim Griswold for First Selectman on November 2nd. Maria Corrao Marchant Old Lyme, CT....

More