Gov. Dannel P. Malloy

Mr. Malloy, why pick on the libraries?

EAST HAMPTON – If Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has his way, his 2-year $40B budget proposal will include a $2 million cut to the libraries in the state. The Connecticard program stands to lose $950,000 in funding. This program allows you to borrow material from an out-of-town library. Some libraries may continue the program without…

Boating accident

Upper Reservoir boating accident?

EAST HADDAM  The body of a woman was found on Beebe Road in water in the Upper Reservoir. It may be the result of a boating accident, state police said. The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Environmental Conservation is the main investigating agency, but the State Police are assisting. Police are considering it an…


T-ball was a Sweet thing

by: Rich Mason The weather was a big hit for the East Haddam/Moodus Little League at the East Haddam Elementary School on Joe Williams Road on Saturday. “We have approximately 250 kids signed up for little league,” said Shawn Conroy, president of the league. Conroy is in his first year, replacing Mike Gionta, who was…


Opening Day of 2015 Trout Season to be April 11

Connecticut’s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) today announced that changes to sport fishing regulations have been approved – including moving forward the date of Opening Day of trout season by one week, from the third to the second Saturday in April. This means Opening Day for the 2015 season will now be April…