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Exciting news! A new name and visual identity!

Dear Friends, We’re thrilled to be able to share some exciting news! The Stonington Historical Society has changed its name, and beginning December 1, 2023, we will be officially known as Historic Stonington. We felt that the term “Society” seemed outdated and exclusive. This new name is meant to align with our mission to be a welcoming organization that recognizes that…

Stonington Borough approves Lighthouse Museum addition

Stonington — After four years and four revisions, and despite repeated opposition from some neighbors, the borough Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday night unanimously approved a proposal by the Stonington Historical Society to construct a 500-square-foot addition to the Old Lighthouse Museum. This was the society's fourth attempt to renovate and slightly expand the size of the museum. Neighbors…

Erskine tells story of Stonington’s war dead

View original article at The Day