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The Record-Journal
| MyRecordJournal.com |The following letters were received before Sept. 1. Political letters received
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The Record-Journal / Posted 7 hours ago
The following letters were received before Sept. 1. Political letters received from now until Oct. 21 are limited to 100 words. Councilor Cathy Battista really cares about our city. As a member of Kiwanis, and together with other Kiwanis members,... Read more
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Washington Post
Harold S. White, Jewish chaplain at Georgetown, dies at 83Rabbi White was the first full-time Jewish chaplain at a Catholic university, a
Harold S. White, Jewish chaplain at Georgetown, dies at 83
Washington Post / Posted 12 hours ago
Rabbi White was the first full-time Jewish chaplain at a Catholic university, according to Georgetown. (Courtesy of Georgetown University) “Thank you, Father, you’ve been a big help,” a reporter once overheard a student say to Harold S. White, a... Read more
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The News-Times
Barlow sets the bar high after trip to last year’s SWC semifinalsREDDING — Six minutes, six seconds. The Barlow High field hockey team was that
Barlow sets the bar high after trip to last year’s SWC semifinals
The News-Times / Posted 14 hours ago
REDDING — Six minutes, six seconds. The Barlow High field hockey team was that close to going to the SWC championship last season. That’s exactly when Pomperaug scored the game-tying goal in its semifinal showdown with the Falcons, and the Panthers... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Werblow Estate to Sue Branford PoliceThe estate of David Werblow, the mentally ill man who died after he was Tasered
Werblow Estate to Sue Branford Police
New Haven Independent / Posted 16 hours ago
The estate of David Werblow, the mentally ill man who died after he was Tasered by police last March, filed notice today of intention to file a civil lawsuit against the town of Branford and possibly four police officers, asserting Werblow’s injuries... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Classical music, dance and jazz on tap this fallMuch anticipation surrounds the start of Kristen Brogdon's tenure as director o
Classical music, dance and jazz on tap this fall
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 23 hours ago
Much anticipation surrounds the start of Kristen Brogdon's tenure as director of the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Office of the Arts, as well as the impending opening of Cape Fear Community College's Humanities and Fine Arts... Read more
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Yale Daily News
State budget spells trouble for YNHHSAs Gov. Dannel Malloy’s July budget approaches the end of its first fiscal quar
State budget spells trouble for YNHHS
Yale Daily News / Posted yesterday
As Gov. Dannel Malloy’s July budget approaches the end of its first fiscal quarter, employees of the Yale-New Haven Health System expect and are bracing themselves for further expenditure cuts. The budget includes a $67 million reduction in Medicaid... Read more
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New Haven Independent
P&Z Asked To Reject Sterling Ridge Condos in Historic DistrictAt a recent meeting of the Planning & Zoning (P&Z) commission, neighbors, histo
P&Z Asked To Reject Sterling Ridge Condos in Historic District
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
At a recent meeting of the Planning & Zoning (P&Z) commission, neighbors, historians and attorneys urged the commission to reject a developer’s plan for a condo development that would sit near the town’s historic Harrison House, located in an... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times South Beach man sentenced in human trafficking caseNEWPORT � A South Beach man was sentenced Tuesday to eight months in jail for h
News Times South Beach man sentenced in human trafficking case
Newport News-Times / Posted yesterday
NEWPORT � A South Beach man was sentenced Tuesday to eight months in jail for his role in a human trafficking and sexual abuse case. Ronald Flinter, 46, was sanctioned at a hearing in Lincoln County Circuit Court before Judge Thomas Branford. A... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Wallingford Police Blotter July 1 throughThe following have been arrested: Jamie Escobar, 25, 150 Franklin St., operati
Wallingford Police Blotter July 1 through
The Record-Journal / Posted yesterday
The following have been arrested: Jamie Escobar, 25, 150 Franklin St., operating under suspension, 2:38 p.m. Hector Diaz Jr., 55, 656 Center St., disorderly conduct, 7:45 p.m. Hunter J. Sullivan, 26, 31 Mauro Drive, Durham, operating under the... Read more
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The News-Times
Immaculate hopes to build on last seasonThe host team of a field hockey jamboree that included about 10 teams on Saturd
Immaculate hopes to build on last season
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
The host team of a field hockey jamboree that included about 10 teams on Saturday, Immaculate planned on taking advantage of every second it spent on the turf. In one afternoon, the Mustangs got to take on some perennial SWC heavyweights (New... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Barbara Geller, 71Barbara Lipsitz Geller (Baldwin) passed away peacefully Sunday Aug. 30th, surro
Barbara Geller, 71
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Barbara Lipsitz Geller (Baldwin) passed away peacefully Sunday Aug. 30th, surrounded by her family. We are grateful for the wonderful hospice care she received from Branford Hospice, and we thank those who have supported the family through this... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Longtime Meriden environmental official reflects before relocatingMERIDEN — Standing on the city’s iconic Red Bridge overlooking the Quinnipiac R
Longtime Meriden environmental official reflects before relocating
The Record-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
MERIDEN — Standing on the city’s iconic Red Bridge overlooking the Quinnipiac River on a hot and humid summer day, Dwight Needels said, “I sure am going to miss this river; old Quinny.” Though many Meriden resident have an affinity for Red Bridge... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Would-Be Authors More Comfortable With Self-PublishingThree years ago Laura Noe mused, "I could write a book." That phrase used to ca
Would-Be Authors More Comfortable With Self-Publishing
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 days ago
Three years ago Laura Noe mused, "I could write a book." That phrase used to carry the same credibility as "I could eat a horse." Hardly anyone did either. Not anymore. Indeed, Laura Noe, like thousands of others today, has found her muse: She has... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Rabinowitz, Ahern Go Door-to-Door Seeking VotesUnder breezy, sunny skies Democrats Mark Rabinowitz and Jack Ahern kicked off t
Rabinowitz, Ahern Go Door-to-Door Seeking Votes
New Haven Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Under breezy, sunny skies Democrats Mark Rabinowitz and Jack Ahern kicked off their first major campaign event for first selectman and selectman yesterday as the Dems went door-to-door introducing themselves to potential voters. Rabinowitz, a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The joyous rhythms of Albert 'Tootie' HeathThe world of jazz has produced more than its share of great families. From the
The joyous rhythms of Albert 'Tootie' Heath
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
The world of jazz has produced more than its share of great families. From the Joneses (Elvin, Thad and Hank) to the Cohens (Anat, Avishai and Yuval) to the Marsalises (Ellis, Wynton, Branford, Jason and Delfeayo), jazz often courses through... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Football Friday Night ScoresPREP FOOTBALL - FL Apopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Prepar
Football Friday Night Scores
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 4 days ago
PREP FOOTBALL - FL Apopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Preparatory Academy 13 Archbishop McCarthy 21, Barron Collier 14 Armwood 49, Plant City 7 Bartram Trail 31, Bishop Kenny 16 Bishop McLaughlin 49, All Saints 6 Bishop Moore... Read more
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CNN
New Orleans: Tougher after Katrina (Watch 'Katrina: The Storm That Never Stopped' this Thursday at 9 p.m. ET on CNN
New Orleans: Tougher after Katrina (
CNN / Posted 4 days ago
Watch 'Katrina: The Storm That Never Stopped' this Thursday at 9 p.m. ET on CNN. (CNN)As the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, CNN Opinion asked residents and those involved in New Orleans' recovery for their take on the lessons... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Rock Cats Close Out: Tough Loss For Hardcore FansNEW BRITAIN — Al Nelson had a decision to make on Aug. 24. Usually, there is no
Rock Cats Close Out: Tough Loss For Hardcore Fans
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
NEW BRITAIN — Al Nelson had a decision to make on Aug. 24. Usually, there is no decision to make when the Rock Cats are playing, but the summer was running out and there was a conflict. "They were having a concert at Walnut Hill Park," said Nelson,... Read more
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WTVY Dothan
Florida High School Football Scores From Friday, August 29, 2015Florida Prep Scores Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL A
Florida High School Football Scores From Friday, August 29, 2015
WTVY Dothan / Posted 5 days ago
Florida Prep Scores Friday's Scores By The Associated Press PREP FOOTBALL Apopka 40, Ocoee 6 Archbishop Carroll 22, Pinecrest Preparatory Academy 13 Archbishop McCarthy 21, Barron Collier 14 Armwood 49, Plant City 7 Atlantic Community 49,... Read more
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The News-Times
Barlow boys shooting for third SWC soccer title in last four yearsREDDING — The Barlow High School boys soccer team is playing a familiar role at
Barlow boys shooting for third SWC soccer title in last four years
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
REDDING — The Barlow High School boys soccer team is playing a familiar role at the start of this season: Defending SWC champion. The Falcons have won the conference crown in five of the last 10 years, and upholding the program's high standard is a... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Would-Be Rescuers Clash On Ely House's FutureACES/ECA, the organization that runs an arts high school on Audubon Street, is
Would-Be Rescuers Clash On Ely House's Future
New Haven Independent / Posted 5 days ago
ACES/ECA, the organization that runs an arts high school on Audubon Street, is seeking to save and take over the John Slade Ely House around the corner. That has alarmed local artists who also are trying to save the Elly House, a half-century-old... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
New Orleans: Back on track in the Big Easy“People hear horror stories about the Lower Ninth,” says Fox, referring to the
New Orleans: Back on track in the Big Easy
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
“People hear horror stories about the Lower Ninth,” says Fox, referring to the neighbourhood we’re about to enter. “Then they come here and say, 'Wow, what a beautiful spot!’ ” The 100-year-old bascule bridge, with its massive cement block... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Branford's Stony Creek Brewery Reinvents Itself As Destination VenueThree years ago, all the state knew of Branford's Stony Creek Brewery was its a
Branford's Stony Creek Brewery Reinvents Itself As Destination Venue
Hartford Courant / Posted 6 days ago
Three years ago, all the state knew of Branford's Stony Creek Brewery was its area-code-branded beers, which were contract-brewed at the much-larger Thomas Hooker Brewery 50 miles away in Bloomfield. Though the 860 and 203 IPAs were available at... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer spaceLast month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer space
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Last month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite. The image shows a sunlit Earth from one million miles away. NASA says the photo was taken with a Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera, a four... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
New Orleans: Tougher after KatrinaAs the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, CNN Opinion asked r
New Orleans: Tougher after Katrina
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 6 days ago
As the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, CNN Opinion asked residents and those involved in New Orleans' recovery for their take on the lessons learned, and what the city means to them. All views are the authors' own. Sanjay Gupta:... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Area lawmakers meet with business leaders in North HavenNORTH HAVEN — Members of the business community discussed the state’s economic
Area lawmakers meet with business leaders in North Haven
The Record-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
NORTH HAVEN — Members of the business community discussed the state’s economic climate on Thursday, days after Gov. Dannel P. Malloy confirmed that he has met with General Electric and proposed assistance to keep its headquarters in Fairfield. “GE... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer spaceLast month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer space
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
Last month, NASA released the first image of Earth from its Deep Space Climate Observatory satellite. The image shows a sunlit Earth from one million miles away. NASA says the photo was taken with a Earth Polychromatic Imaging Camera, a four... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer spaceAstronaut Rick Mastracchio, a Waterbury, Conn. native, took this photo of Conne
Photos: How Connecticut looks from outer space
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
Astronaut Rick Mastracchio, a Waterbury, Conn. native, took this photo of Connecticut. To the left is the Housatonic River that winds down to Long Island Sound. You can even make out where the Stevenson Dam in Monroe and Oxford is located. Along the... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Call Reporting Intruder Was False AlarmPolice swarmed a North Branford neighborhood overnight to investigate possible
Call Reporting Intruder Was False Alarm
NBC Connecticut / Posted 7 days ago
Police swarmed a North Branford neighborhood overnight to investigate possible intruders or a shooter in a house, but determined there was no threat and are calling this a “medical situation.” North Branford police said they received a 911 call... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk driversThis weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk drivers
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
This weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive motor vehicles while intoxicated. Col. Brian Meraviglia, commanding officer of the Connecticut State Police, said “Troopers are standing by to eliminate dangerous... Read more
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Connecticut Post
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk driversThis weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk drivers
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
This weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive motor vehicles while intoxicated. Col. Brian Meraviglia, commanding officer of the Connecticut State Police, said “Troopers are standing by to eliminate dangerous... Read more
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Greenwich Time
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk driversThis weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk drivers
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
This weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive motor vehicles while intoxicated. Col. Brian Meraviglia, commanding officer of the Connecticut State Police, said “Troopers are standing by to eliminate dangerous... Read more
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The News-Times
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk driversThis weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive
State cops’ roving patrols aims to catch drunk drivers
The News-Times / Posted 7 days ago
This weekend State Police are planning roving patrols to catch people who drive motor vehicles while intoxicated. Col. Brian Meraviglia, commanding officer of the Connecticut State Police, said “Troopers are standing by to eliminate dangerous... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 26, 2015Today is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left i
This day in history, Aug. 26, 2015
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Aug. 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women's right to vote, was certified in... Read more
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KWTX-TV Waco
Good Morning!Women's suffrage parade. (Library of Congress/file) Good morning, it’s Wednesd
Good Morning!
KWTX-TV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
Women's suffrage parade. (Library of Congress/file) Good morning, it’s Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left in the year. We’ll start the day in the lower 70s and we’re expecting afternoon highs in the upper 90s under... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Weston
Fairfield's Higgins Group Adds Viscuso To Add Presence On State ShorelineFAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Higgins Group of Fairfield has hired Andrea Viscuso to spea
Fairfield's Higgins Group Adds Viscuso To Add Presence On State Shoreline
The Daily Voice - Weston / Posted 8 days ago
FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Higgins Group of Fairfield has hired Andrea Viscuso to spearhead its growth on the Connecticut shoreline. Viscuso, a marketing and public relations professional turned realtor, moved back to the hometown of Branford after a stint... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Today in History for Aug. 26Today's highlight in history: On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.
Today in History for Aug. 26
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Today's highlight in history: On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women's right to vote, was certified in effect by Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby. On this date: In 1939, the first televised... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left i
Today in History
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women's right to vote, was certified in... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left i
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Today is Wednesday, August 26, the 238th day of 2015. There are 127 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women's right to vote, was certified in... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Branford teen came face to face with intruderA man was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a reported home invasion in Br
Branford teen came face to face with intruder
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 8 days ago
A man was arrested on Tuesday in connection with a reported home invasion in Branford. Police said the burglary/home invasion happened just before 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday at a home on Patrick Lane. A neighbor contacted police after he saw a... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Teen Comes Face to Face With Intruder in Branford HomeA 15-year-old Branford resident came face to face with an intruder who broke in
Teen Comes Face to Face With Intruder in Branford Home
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 days ago
A 15-year-old Branford resident came face to face with an intruder who broke into his home Tuesday afternoon. Police said the teen was home on Patrick Lane in Branford when Andrew Kaik, 31, of North Branford, broke in around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday. A... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Police Arrest Suspected Dunkin; Donuts Robber in GrotonPolice have arrested a man accused of robbing a Groton Dunkin’ Donuts at gunpoi
Police Arrest Suspected Dunkin; Donuts Robber in Groton
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 days ago
Police have arrested a man accused of robbing a Groton Dunkin’ Donuts at gunpoint early Tuesday morning. Police responded to the Dunkin’ Donuts, at 1064 Poquonnock Road in Groton around 4:10 a.m. on Tuesday, after a man approached the employees as... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Revising Inland Wetlands Regulations Mid-StreamRevising Branford’s Inland Wetlands regulations may be a more daunting task tha
Revising Inland Wetlands Regulations Mid-Stream
New Haven Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Revising Branford’s Inland Wetlands regulations may be a more daunting task than originally anticipated. The Inland Wetlands Commission (IWC) spent more than two hours discussing the proposed regulations Aug. 13, after a committee spent months... Read more
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EuroNews
One charity fights to keep the music in New OrleansOne thing Hurricane Katrina could barely disturb was New Orleans’ Musical heart
One charity fights to keep the music in New Orleans
EuroNews / Posted 9 days ago
One thing Hurricane Katrina could barely disturb was New Orleans’ Musical heartbeat. The flooding may have devastated the city a decade ago but non-profit organisation Habitat for Humanity built a low-cost “Musicians’ Village” in one of the city’s... Read more
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norwichadvertiser24
Somerset Rebels downed by Edinburgh MonarchsSomerset Rebels 'new boy' Rasmus Jensen. Picture: COLIN BURNETT Saturday, Augu
Somerset Rebels downed by Edinburgh Monarchs
norwichadvertiser24 / Posted 11 days ago
Somerset Rebels 'new boy' Rasmus Jensen. Picture: COLIN BURNETT Saturday, August 22, 2015 Somerset’s first fixture of their three-match Northern Tour saw them suffer a heavy 20 point defeat at the hands... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Norwalk
AAA Opens New Branch Office In NorwalkNORWALK, Conn. -- AAA Northeast recently announced an expansion of services to
AAA Opens New Branch Office In Norwalk
The Daily Voice - Norwalk / Posted 12 days ago
NORWALK, Conn. -- AAA Northeast recently announced an expansion of services to Fairfield County members with the opening of full-service branches in Norwalk and Fairfield. The Norwalk office is at 495 Westport Ave. The Westport office was relocated... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
AAA Relocates Westport Office To New Spot In NorwalkNORWALK, Conn. -- AAA Northeast recently announced an expansion of services to
AAA Relocates Westport Office To New Spot In Norwalk
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 12 days ago
NORWALK, Conn. -- AAA Northeast recently announced an expansion of services to Fairfield County members with the opening of full-service branches in Norwalk and Fairfield. The Norwalk office is at 495 Westport Ave. The Westport office was relocated... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Foran turns QB keys over to DiNataleMILFORD — Replacing a three-year starting quarterback might sound like a tall t
Foran turns QB keys over to DiNatale
Connecticut Post / Posted 12 days ago
MILFORD — Replacing a three-year starting quarterback might sound like a tall task for a team that relies on throwing the ball at a high rate, but Foran coach Jeff Bevino believes he has a solution. “I’m very excited. It should be a lot of fun this... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Branford Officer Exonerated In Taser DeathA state police report has cleared a Branford police officer of wrongdoing in th
Branford Officer Exonerated In Taser Death
New Haven Independent / Posted 12 days ago
A state police report has cleared a Branford police officer of wrongdoing in the death last March of a man he Tasered. The report, the result of a five-month investigation, was based in large measure on footage from a body cam worn by the officer,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Football menu a local treatMIDDLETOWN >> The high school football season is right around the corner and pe
Football menu a local treat
The Middletown Press / Posted 12 days ago
MIDDLETOWN >> The high school football season is right around the corner and peeking at our local teams’ schedules we found that Xavier plays two games at West Haven’s Ken Strong Stadium and none at their sparkling new on-campus field; the Coginchaug... Read more
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