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The week in The Day

Highlights from The Day photographers.

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Garrett Donahue, 8, of East Longmeadow, Mass. shouts "I'm the king of the world" after climbing out on some rocks along the Groton Long Point shoreline while watching the Mystic River Mudhead Sailing Association's Wednesday night race series Wednesday, July 9, 2014. Donahue's family is spending the month of July at Groton Long Point.

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Crew member Daniel Calbick, retrieves his piece of fallen sandpaper with his left foot, as the crew aboard the Schooner Amistad performs routine maintenance while docked at Long Wharf Pier in New Haven, Conn., Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

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East Lyme's Chris Malcom (98) leaps before landing on home plate to score while catcher Tyler Cady (7) of Mystic watches the action on the field during game 2 of the District 10 Little League (11-12 year-olds) baseball tournament at Patterson Field located at the Waterford Little League South complex Friday, July 11, 2014.

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East Lyme right fielder Nathan Diaz (17) snags a fly ball at the outfield fence while the fans react to the ball coming in their direction during game 2 against Mystic in the District 10 Little League (11-12 year-olds) baseball tournament at Patterson Field located at the Waterford Little League South complex Friday, July 11, 2014.

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Fresh Air Fund child Mahogany Hampton, 10, arrives at Waterford Town Beach with her local host Ellen Gotfried Sunday, July 6, 2014.

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Pop singer Katy Perry performs "Part of Me" to a sold-out show on her Prismatic tour at Mohegan Sun Arena Monday, July 7, 2014.

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Missoula Children's Theater Actor/Director Molly Nelson, left, works with Brendan Boss, right, playing Jim Hawkins, and the young actors playing his family, back, in the MCT production of Treasure Island during rehearsals at the Garde Arts Center Monday, July 7, 2014. 63 children between six and 16-years old are working with two Actor/Directors from MCT as well as staff from the Garde's Summer on Stage program to produce the show over the course of the week. Auditions were Monday morning with rehearsals and workshops on theater skills taking up the days for the rest of the week leading up to Satuday's performances.

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A Humpback mother and calf feed just off the starboard side of the historic whaleship Charles W. Morgan on the waters of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary off Cape Cod Saturday, July 12, 2014. The Morgan, the last remaining wooden whaling ship and the oldest American commercial vessel still in existence as well as a National Historic Landmark, will sail again Sunday onto the sanctuary which is a popular whale watching destination before traveling next week to Boston.

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A Humpback whale feeds as the schooner Mystic Whaler passes nearby on the waters of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary off Cape Cod Saturday, July 12, 2014. The Morgan, the last remaining wooden whaling ship and the oldest American commercial vessel still in existence as well as a National Historic Landmark, will sail again Sunday onto the sanctuary which is a popular whale watching destination before traveling next week to Boston.

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A whaleboat from the historic whaleship Charles W. Morgan rows toward a feeding Humpback whale on the waters of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary off Cape Cod Friday, July 11, 2014. The Morgan, the last remaining wooden whaling ship and the oldest American commercial vessel still in existence as well as a National Historic Landmark, will sail out Saturday and Sunday onto the sanctuary which is a popular whale watching destination.

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Barbara Neff, front, owner of Neff Productions, assists representatives of the State Street Saloon, with paper work for Sailfest 2014, in her office in New London, Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Jason Denison, left, and his cousin Brenda Perry, and her son Clayton, 6-months, shuck corn for Donna's Kitchen food stand at the North Stonington Agricultural Fairgrounds Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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An osprey and its nest located near Haley Farm State Park in Groton Friday, July 11, 2014.

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Mushuyun Reels, 2, joins his father, master of ceremonies Wayne Reels, in dancing the Calumet, the pipe dance, at the Mashantucket Pequot Educational Powwow Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at the Mashantucket Pequot Museum and Research Center.

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View of Sailfest fireworks over the Thames River from the rooftop terrace of the Mohican Apartments in downtown New London Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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View of Sailfest crowds from the rooftop terrace of the Mohican Apartments in downtown New London Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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Second baseman Dan Hoy (3) of the Mystic Schooners charges the ball and jumps in the air as he turns to make the throw to first base during the game against Ocean State at Fitch High School in Groton Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

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Brett Pias, 18, of Waterford, a seasonal lifeguard at the Waterford Town Beach transports a rescue board back to a storage shed to be put away for the evening Monday, July 7, 2014.

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David Grainger, a volunteer osprey monitor for CT Audubon, monitors a nest at Harkness Park on Friday, July 11, 2014. Volunteers, like Grainger, visit the nests once a week to check on the number of babies, whether adults are leg-banded, catching fish, etc., and record it all on a spreadsheet. They also track when the babies start to fledge. This program is the Audubon's new osprey-monitoring program.

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View of Sailfest fireworks over the Thames River from Fort Griswold in Groton Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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Nevaeh Turner, right, blows bubbles to Hadleigh Thompson before the start of the Sailfest fireworks at Fort Griswold in Groton, Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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William Coleman, 3, of Portland, looks for sharks in the water between New London's City Pier and the Schooner Virginia as his dad, Ben, holds on to him during Sailfest Saturday, July 12, 2014.

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