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If you witness breaking news as it occurs, please give us a call immediately at 860 440-1000.

Story ideas and news tips should be sent to the newsroom at tips@theday.com, 860 440-1000 or send a Tweet to @thedayct.

The sports department can be reached at 860 701-4450 or sports@theday.com.

Stories, Photos & Video

The Day and The Times weeklies welcome submissions from readers at Zip06.com.

No news is too small. The best submissions will be showcased on theday.com, Zip06.com and in The Day and Times newspapers.

For more information on joining and submitting on Zip06, visit the Zip06 About Us page.

Calendar Events

Events for our online and print calendars should be submitted at http://www.theday.com/section/submitcce.

All submitted events will be published on our onlne calendar. Events are chosen for print on a space-available basis.

Letters to the Editor

The Day welcomes original letters not sent to other publications. Letter length is limited to 200 words and writers are limited to one submission every 15 days. The Day will edit letters for clarity, length, grammar, style and taste. Writers are urged to cite the source of factual claims.

The Day does not publish eulogies to the dead, poetry, thank-you notes, letters of dispute with businesses or anonymous letters. Letters must include name, address and phone number.

Submit your letter here, using the online form.

Or, send letters to:
Letters to the Editor
The Day, P.O. Box 1231
New London, CT 06320

Letters can also be faxed to 860 442-0420 or e-mailed to letters@theday.com.

Guest Commentaries

The Day also will consider the publication of longer commentaries submitted by its readers. Such commentaries are generally limited to 650 words and are only accepted in an electronic format. Whether to publish is up to the discretion of The Day. Proposed commentaries can be sent to Editorial Page Editor Paul Choiniere at p.choiniere@theday.com.

Milestones - anniversaries, births, engagements, weddings

The Day publishes expanded wedding, engagement, anniversary and birth announcements in Daybreak and online for a minimum charge of $33. Photographs are welcome, preferably in color, and will be returned if accompanied by a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

The deadline is Wednesday, 3 weeks prior to the Sunday publication in which it will appear. As a service to our readers, we will continue to publish free wedding listings that include the names and address of the bride and groom, the wedding date and the place of ceremony. We will also publish free birth announcements that include names and address of the parents, the baby's gender, the date of birth and the hospital.

Forms and rates are available below and at our office in New London.

Mail your completed form to:
The Day
ATTN: Milestones
P.O. Box 1231
New London, CT 06320

Forms can also be faxed to 860 442-5443, or e-mailed to milestones@theday.com.

Questions? Call Donna Cherry at 860-701-4292.


Obituaries are accepted from funeral directors. The Day assumes no responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate information. The Day reserves the right to revise, edit or reject information proven to be false or misleading. The Day assumes no financial responsibility for non-publication or typographical errors, but will reprint that part of an ad in which an error occurs if it seriously alters the meaning or effect of the ad.

As a service to readers, The day publishes a free obituary for anyone living in the area at the time of death. The obituary includes the name, age and address, cause of death, a brief description of life's work, the name of spouse or companion, and funeral arrangements. If more detail is desired, paid obituaries are available. Paid obituaries also appear online with a guest book to sign and express condolences at www.theday.com. The Day reserves the right to publish obituaries without restriction. Funeral directors may e-mail announcements to obits@theday.com, fax to 860 442-5443, or call 860 701-4349 from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Photos must be received by 3 p.m. the day before publication.

In Memoriams, Cards of Thanks, Novenas, Unveiling of Monuments can be placed by contacting the Classifieds department at 860 701-4200, class@theday.com or by fax at 860 442-5443.


Please report corrections at 860 701-4334 or cityeditor@theday.com.

Contact a reporter or employee

Day staff contact information, as well as staff bios, can be found on the Contact Us page.

Classified Ads

To place a classified ad, call 860 701-4200, Monday to Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. You can also e-mail class@theday.com or place it online 24 hours a day, seven days a week with the Classified Ad Creator.

Legal notices need to be placed by e-mail or in person. Call 860 701-4292 or e-mail legal@theday.com.

Subscriber Services

To subscribe to the newspaper, manage your account or place a vacation hold, please visit the Subscriber Services page.

The Times Community Papers

News, photos and calendar items should be submitted to Zip06.com, e-mailed to Joyce Conlon at j.conlon@theday.com, faxed to 860 437-1176 or mailed to:

The Times Community News Group
attn: Joyce Conlon
47 Eugene O'Neill Dr.
New London, CT 06320

Please note, the fastest way to get your news in the paper is to send it via e-mail or through Zip06.com. In all correspondence, please include a contact name and number for confirmation purposes.

Story ideas or news tips can be sent to community editor Ann Baldelli at (860) 701-4360 or a.baldelli@theday.com.

Letters to the Editor for Times newspapers should be limited to 200 words. Send them to Ann Baldelli at a.baldelli@theday.com.


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