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News: Boat dealers along the shoreline, from Westbrook to Westerly, are reporting record sales of small- to medium-sized power boats. Not the luxury models or mega yachts, but the 18- to 34-foot models, the center consoles and runabouts that allow families to get out on the water and isolate away from all their coronavirus concerns.
Daybreak: While waiting to reopen, the Garde Arts Center in New London is upgrading the venue, doing creative fundraisers and even hosting a funeral.
Business: Australia is one of the first nations to regain all jobs lost through the pandemic, reflecting a successful early suppression of COVID-19 and a massive fiscal-monetary shot that's sent the economy roaring back.
Perspective: What once looked like a sleepy affair, the race for the mayor of the City of Groton has turned into a fascinating contest with a political upstart having forced a seasoned incumbent into a write-in candidacy.
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The lawmakers were more hesitant about no-excuse absentee voting and what they say is its possible effect on election security.
The Williams School sailing team faced off against Middletown's Xavier High School in a regatta Wednesday at the University of Connecticut at Avery Point.
Neighbors have complained that work at the South Yard Assembly Building has disrupted their lives and damaged homes.