Willimantic, Connecticut

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of his great-grandparents were born in Ireland. He is the fifth of six children;online research speclib ASC exhibits humanspirit partone.html Biography of Thomas J. Dodd his eldest brother, Thomas J. Dodd, Jr., is a professor emeritus of the School of Foreign Service of Georgetown University


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London, Connecticut New London and runs north to Norwich (Norwich (CT)) along the west bank of the Thames River (Thames River (Connecticut)). North of Norwich, it heads northwest going through Willimantic (Willimantic, Connecticut) and Stafford (Stafford, Connecticut) before entering Massachusetts. '''WILI-FM''' (98.3 FM, "Hit Music i-98.3") is a radio station broadcasting a Top 40 (CHR) (Contemporary hit radio) format. Licensed to the village of Willimantic


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manufacturing facility in Willimantic, which manufactures specialty wire and cable for commercial and industrial customers. Media Newspapers * ''The Chronicle''—daily newspaper Radio * WILI (WILI (AM)) AM 1400, talk radio * WILI-FM "I98.3" FM, top 40 * WECS FM 90.1, Eastern Connecticut State University–owned station Education '''Public Schools''' * Windham High School * Windham Middle School * Windham Technical High School * Arts at the Capitol


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Winsted and Woodbury (Woodbury, Connecticut) '''Mark V. Ziesing''' is a small press publisher and bookseller. Active as a bookseller from 1972 to present, Ziesing was active in publishing from the mid-1980s into the late 1990s. The Ziesing publishing imprint specialized in science fiction, horror (horror fiction), and other forms of speculative fiction. Originally based in Willimantic, Connecticut and in partnership with his brother, he published two books by Gene Wolfe


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on the "Imus in the Morning" radio show with Don Imus. As a result of unpromising results in the Iowa Caucus on January 3, 2008, Dodd dropped out of the race for the presidency, and endorsed Barack Obama. Route 66


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. He graduated from Eaglebrook School in 1965, E. O. Smith High School in 1968, and Wesleyan University (Middletown, Connecticut) in 1972 with a degree in art and a concentration in filmmaking. He started his newspaper career writing on a part-time basis for the ''Hartford Advocate (Advocate Weekly Newspapers#The Hartford Advocate)'', before becoming (in succession) a reporter for the ''Willimantic (Willimantic, Connecticut) Chronicle'', a news editor of the ''Norwich Bulletin'', and the managing editor of the daily ''Northern Virginia Sun''. He also published the ''Providence Eagle'' from 1980 to 1985, before moving to Arizona where he was editor-in-chief of the ''West Valley View'', a newspaper serving the western Phoenix metropolitan area. In 1992 Vin received an offer to join the ''Las Vegas Review-Journal'' and left Arizona for Nevada. Welcome to The Libertarian — How to Keep Your Gold, Keep Your Guns, Keep Your Freedom! Introduction to Vin Suprynowicz History The '''New London, Willimantic and Springfield Railroad''' was chartered in May 1847 to build from New London on the Long Island Sound north through Willimantic (Willimantic, Connecticut) to Springfield, Massachusetts. On April 10, 1848, the name was changed to the '''New London, Willimantic and Palmer Railroad''' with the shift of the north terminus to Palmer (Palmer, Massachusetts). The first section, from Norwich (Norwich, Connecticut) north to Willimantic, opened in September 1849, and the part from Norwich south to New London opened the next month. The part north to Stafford (Stafford, Connecticut) opened in March 1850, and the rest of the way to Palmer opened in September of that year. In June 1983, McManus wrote about Steamtown again, this time announcing that Scranton had taken his suggestion. He said that Springfield, Massachusetts, and Willimantic, Connecticut, had also vied for the collection. "But on May 24, Scranton signed a contract to get it, pledging to raise $2 million to cover the cost of moving 40 ancient steam engines and 60 cars, few of which are operable, and to create a museum." On October 23, 1983, Steamtown sponsored its last Vermont excursion, using Canadian Pacific 1246 to pull a "dozen or so cars" on a '''WILI-FM''' (98.3 FM, "Hit Music i-98.3") is a radio station broadcasting a Top 40 (CHR) (Contemporary hit radio) format. Licensed to the village of Willimantic, Connecticut, it serves eastern Connecticut. Willimantic is a village within the town of Windham, Connecticut. It is the sister station to WILI (WILI (AM)) 1400. The station is currently owned by Hall Communications. The studios are on Main Street in Willimantic, near the Willimantic Footbridge.


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College (now the University of Connecticut). '''Eastern Connecticut State University''' ('''Eastern''' or '''ECSU''') is a public, coeducational liberal arts university (liberal arts college) and is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. Founded in 1889, it is the second-oldest campus in the Connecticut State University System and third-oldest public university in the state. Eastern is located in Willimantic (Willimantic, Connecticut), Connecticut on '''WILI-FM''' (98.3 FM, "Hit Music i-98.3") is a radio station broadcasting a Top 40 (CHR) (Contemporary hit radio) format. Licensed to the village of Willimantic, Connecticut, it serves eastern Connecticut. Willimantic is a village within the town of Windham, Connecticut. It is the sister station to WILI (WILI (AM)) 1400. The station is currently owned by Hall Communications. The studios are on Main Street in Willimantic, near the Willimantic Footbridge.


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London, Connecticut New London and runs north to Norwich (Norwich (CT)) along the west bank of the Thames River (Thames River (Connecticut)). North of Norwich, it heads northwest going through Willimantic (Willimantic, Connecticut) and Stafford (Stafford, Connecticut) before entering Massachusetts. '''WILI-FM''' (98.3 FM, "Hit Music i-98.3") is a radio station broadcasting a Top 40 (CHR) (Contemporary hit radio) format. Licensed to the village of Willimantic


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, Connecticut. Milo Junction, now called Derby, was once the second largest railroad car shop and repair facility in New England. Built to service the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad, the facility developed into a company town with a 40-room hotel and stores. There were 72 identical employee houses arranged in four

rows along First and Second Streets. These uniformly-colored structures were sold by the railroad in 1959. Early life, education, and early political career Dodd was born in Willimantic, Connecticut. His parents were Grace Mary Dodd (née Murphy) and U.S. Senator Thomas Joseph Dodd (Thomas J. Dodd); all eight


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average, more than 3% above most towns in the immediate area, and eclipsed only by cities in the state like Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven. CTConfidential: "Find the unemployment rate for your Connecticut town" In 2002, ''The Hartford Courant'' ran a controversial investigative series called "Heroin Town" describing rampant heroin use in Willimantic

Willimantic, Connecticut

'''Willimantic''' is a village Principal Communities in Connecticut, Dept. of Economic and Community Development and census-designated place located in the town of Windham (Windham, Connecticut) in Windham County, Connecticut, United States. The population was at 17,737 at the 2010 census (2010 United States Census). It is home to Eastern Connecticut State University, as well as the Windham Textile and History Museum. Willimantic was incorporated as a city in 1893; the city was superseded in 1983 by the Willimantic Special Services District. It is also the birthplace of former U.S Senator Christopher Dodd of Connecticut.

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