When Laura Llewellyn needed toys for her visiting grandchildren she turned to the ‘Buy Nothing’ group in East Lyme she manages on Facebook.
There has been a library in the Gales Ferry section of Ledyard since 1923, but come November 3rd, that tradition could end.
During the last week so, the water authority property in Ledyard was broken into three times; the last time, the vandals did the most damage, causing concern that possibly the water supply – which supplies water to 870 households in the area – could have been contaminated.
Two arrests were made Wednesday after a water pump station in the Gales Ferry section of Ledyard was vandalized earlier this week.
The CT Department of Public Health advises residents in the Gales Ferry area of Ledyard to boil their water before drinking or cooking after vandalism at the local pump station was discovered Monday.
The Gales Ferry Library was slated to shut its doors by the end of next week amid the state budget crisis and loss of state funding to the town of Ledyard.
A Gales Ferry woman was arrested in Ledyard Tuesday for allegedly stealing a licence plate last month.
Without a budget, towns and cities are having to make cuts to deal with the loss of state funding.
Fire crews battled a structure fire in Ledyard Saturday night.
Firefighters remain on the scene of a fire at the Americas Styrenics Dow Chemical Plant on Route 12 in the Gales Ferry section of Ledyard Wednesday afternoon.