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Groton, CT 6340, USA

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EDITORIAL: Connecticut must do more to combat elder abuse

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:52:17 -0700

They used to be called “the golden years,” but in the latest study by the National Council on Aging about growing older in America, for many seniors those years are tarnished with fear.

L+M CEO losing sleep over health care reform

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 21:55:32 -0700

With spending on health care closing in on 20 percent of the nation's gross domestic product, something needed to be done to stem the tide, acknowledged Bruce Cummings, chief executive of Lawrence + Memorial Hospital.

Chambers, Day bestow 40 Under Forty awards

Tue, 14 Oct 2014 21:55:23 -0700

This year’s recipients of Southeastern Connecticut 40 Under Forty Awards.

Closing The Sale With Female Voters

Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:48:40 -0700

NORWALK — Polls show that Tom Foley has struggled to connect with women voters, but the Republican candidate for governor is working to close the gender gap.

Measuring What Matters In Admission And Beyond

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 06:00:46 -0700

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thirty-three admission directors and educators from 32 private/independent schools convened in Princeton, NJ last week to participate in the SSATB Non-Cognitive Summit, a ground-breaking discussion about the potential use of non-cognitive...

Lorraine H. Kennedy

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 22:04:58 -0700

Barre, Vt. — Lorraine H. Kennedy, 81 died on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at her home in Barre. She was born March 21 1933 in Norwich, Conn. the daughter of Merlin and Rena (Merrill) Hayward. She attended school in Corinth, Vt. and later Chelsea, Vt. where she graduated in 1951 from Chelsea High School.

Kimberley Jean Strachan

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:46:52 -0700

Kimberley J. Strachan died at sunrise on August 31, 2014 at home lovingly surrounded by her family and best friend. She was 47.

PhysicianOne Urgent Care Earns Third Straight 'Top Workplace' Award

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 01:13:45 -0700

PhysicianOne Urgent Care recognized as one of Connecticut's top workplaces for the third straight year. (PRWeb October 07, 2014) Read the full story at

Literacy Symposium Gathers Thought Leaders in Reading Comprehension

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 07:12:55 -0700

Beyond Common Core - Academic Experts Share Latest Research and Best Practices (PRWeb October 03, 2014) Read the full story at

From Our Homepage

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 06:07:31 -0700

Carolyn Yates and Andrew Wagenseller were married Sept. 20 in Westbrook. September 2014. Westport CT. Photo: TONY SPINELLI, Westport News/Contributed Photo

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