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Community Artists Program
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Charlestown

Westerly Land Trust Community Garden Exhibition
10 a.m. - Noon Westerly

Time, Tide & Water exhibit
11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Westerly

Photography and Decorative Arts Exhibition
Noon - 4 p.m. Westerly

Charlestown Historical Society Archive
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Charlestown

I Spy Hikes: Leaves
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Charlestown

Full of Grace coffeehouse
7 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Westerly Surf School
8 a.m. - 10 a.m. Westerly

Bermuda Avenue Triangle
8 p.m. - 10 p.m. Westerly

Shakespeare in the Park
8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Westerly

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Conn. inmate gets more time for slashing warden


NEW LONDON (AP) — A Connecticut inmate serving 56 years for felony murder has been sentenced to two more years in prison for slashing a deputy warden in the face with a sharpened toothbrush two years ago.

Thirty-eight-year-old Kenyon Joseph pleaded no contest to an assault charge in New London Superior Court on Monday. His release date is now in 2060, when he would be 85.

Joseph said the attack on Deputy Warden Stephen Bates at the Corrigan-Radgowski Correctional Institution in Montville was part of an effort to get transferred to another prison after he was assaulted by two gang members. Joseph is now at Northern Correctional Institution in Somers.

Joseph was one of three men convicted in a 2001 triple shooting in Meriden that killed a man and injured two others.



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