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Premium Content Norwich Free Academy football game to open with celebration of lights

Another new era will open Friday at the nearly 160-year-old Norwich Free Academy, as permanent energy efficient light towers will shine down on the athletic field for the first time in the...


Premium Content Ceremonies in region honor memories of 9/11 victims

Ceremonies in region honor the memories of 9/11 victims.


Premium Content Soccer teams test NFA field's new lights

High school boys’ soccer teams from Ledyard, Griswold and Norwich Free Academy were the first athletes to play games under the newly installed permanent lights at the NFA athletic field...


Premium Content State Police searching for Sprague runaway

State police are looking for a 15-year-old endangered runaway from Sprague named Celina Ortiz who has been missing since Saturday.


Premium Content Partner school districts to discuss NFA issues looking ahead to future contract

The eight partner school districts that have Norwich Free Academy as their designated high school plan to hold joint discussions on what they see as common issues they would like to see addressed in...


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Premium Content Groton, Old Saybrook among brownfields grant recipients

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday announced the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development has awarded $1,698,400 in assessment grants to 11 municipalities to support property cleanup and advance the development of brownfield sites throughout the state.


Premium Content The strong, silent type in Mystic

Two-year-old Moira Walsh, of Worcester, Mass., examines a Marine mannequin near the entrance to the Mystic Army Navy Store on West Main Street in Mystic Thursday. Moira has an Uncle Tony who is a Marine and getting married on Saturday.


Premium Content NLFD to receive grant to upgrade hoses, nozzles

The city’s fire department will receive $138,000 in federal grant funding to upgrade its hoses and nozzles, U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, announced Thursday.


Premium Content Fisherman casts his line in New London

A fisherman casts his line into the Thames from the Custom House Pier in New London Wednesday, September 17, 2014.


Premium Content Lyme light

A branch of the Milky Way Galaxy is seen in the sky over the Grassy Hill Congregational Church on a crisp and clear night in Lyme Thursday Sept. 18, 2014.


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Castillo has his opening night with Red Sox

Rusney Castillo, the Boston Red Sox rookie outfielder, made his debut Wednesday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, going 1-for-4 with an infield single in the fourth inning.

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