Matthew Pierce, 7, left, and Katelyn Pierce, 6, center, reach for a sunflower while with their mother, Kristen Pierce, right, and father Michael Pierce, not shown, on a hayride through the sunflower fields at Buttonwood Farm in Griswold for the Volunteer Appreciation Day.
Blue Pink, the newest addition to the Mystic Aquarium's Roger Tory Peterson Penguin Pavilion, swims free in the outdoor habitat Tuesday, May 1, 2012 as Senior Penguin Trainers Sarah Dunn and Tracy Camp (not pictured) introduce the 3-month old penguin to the outdoor habitat for the first time. The juvenile African Blackfoot Penguin was hatched at the aquarium January 28th and is the 28th penguin in the colony.
Three-month-old penguin Blue Pink, the newest addition to the Mystic Aquarium's Roger Tory Peterson Penguin Pavilion, takes its first swim.
The deaconesses visit during the calling time for relatives and friends before the start of the funeral for Eunice MacLean Waller at Shiloh Baptist Church in New London Saturday. Waller, who died April 20 at the age 90, was a founding member of the MLK Scholarship Trust Fund Foundation, a member of the Connecticut Association of Boards of Education, Waterford Education Association, Democratic Town Committee, Lawrence & Memorial Women's Auxiliary, Lawrence & Memorial board of corporators and was
Volunteer Irving Moy is surrounded by a group of gun crew statues as he adjusts his ladder while working on painting a gun casemate at Fort Trumbull in New London as part of the Civil War Trust's annual Park Day Program Saturday March 31, 2012. This is the first year that Fort Trumbull has been designated a Park Day clean up site by the Civil War Trust. Volunteers including United States Coast Guard Academy cadets and members of the Company F of the 14th Connecticut Volunteer Infantry Civil W...
Firefighters with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection work a back burn fire line along Foxtown Road in East Haddam as they work on containing a major woods fire at Devils Hopyard State Park Tuesday March 27, 2012. The fire burned more than 40 acres with over 100 firefighters from 25 area fire departments called to battle the blaze.