The day – Local rally: the Thames remains undefeated

Norwich – Thames River went undefeated with a 46-12 victory over VG Techs in a Connecticut Technical Conference football game on Saturday. Jake Brenek threw three touchdown passes, two to Cam Topkin as Thames River (5-0, 5-0) remained tied at three atop the CTC standings with Cheney Tech and Quinebaug …

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Statewide guy buyback program takes guns off the streets

At “Keep Kids Safe” events, people dropped unwanted usable firearms in exchange for gift cards. Safes and locks have also been distributed. HARTFORD, Connecticut – Several Connecticut police departments and violence prevention organizations teamed up on Saturday for the first annual statewide gun buyback initiative, dubbed “Keep Kids Safe.” Inside …

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Locals make their mark in Orange County Championship races

SILVERADO – After new organizers stepped forward to save the Orange County Championships cross-country meet earlier this year, the county’s battle for running supremacy was once again fought. Holly Barker, of Laguna Hills High School, finished first in the girls’ draw race in 17 minutes 14.7 seconds on Saturday at …

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Wildcats win 12 events and dominate Connecticut in season opener

STORRS, Connecticut—Graduate student Milly Routledge (North Ascot, United Kingdom) and senior Kelly montesi (Greenwich, Connecticut) each won three events and Villanova (1-0) swept the freestyle races in a 166.5-133.5 victory over Connecticut (2-1) in a women’s meet at Wolff-Zackin Natatorium on Saturday. afternoon. Four different swimmers won at least two …

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Hidden gems in Federal Hill – NECN

Boston has serious local competition for restaurants and bars. There’s Portland, Maine, where some food enthusiasts go just to eat and drink; New Haven, Connecticut, for its exceptional pizza; and Providence, Rhode Island, which has something for everyone, including a range of options for Italian cuisine in the Federal Hill …

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