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COVID updates + regional calendar: new news from London

Welcome back, New London. Here’s all the local news, events, and community messages you need for Tuesday, January 4th.


First of all, the weather forecast for the day:

Sun mixing with clouds. High: 32 Low: 28.


Here are the best stories in New London today:

  1. New calendar of events in London: find out what’s happening this week: Looking for things to do this week? Patch has your guide to upcoming events in and around New London. (New London patch)
  2. Who is hiring in the new London area? See new local jobs: Take a look at the latest jobs added in your area. (New London patch)
  3. New COVID cases in County London increased by 2,057 this week (Norwich Bulletin)
  4. New COVID test in London and distribution of masks (theday.com)

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  • US Coast Guard Academy: “Save the date!” Next month, the US Coast Guard Academy Women’s Basketball takes on Emerson in the FIRST Annual SPAR Game! Keep like … “(Facebook)
  • US Coast Guard Academy: “Cadets are back on campus here at # USCGA! I’m just posting this to remind you that the #BilletNight of the 2022 promotion is only two months from TODAY! 📅⚓️ Who else is excited ?! US Coast Guard “(Facebook)
  • New London Naval Submarine Base: “SUBASE New Lonodn Security Department is recruiting civilian police officers. Email [email protected] to apply.” (Facebook)
  • Coast Guard Academy Lacrosse: “BEARS STICK TOGETHER (SAN DIEGO): I just received this awesome photo featuring the COAST GUARD ACADEMY MEN’S LACROSSE” Old Bears “LT Andrew Breen, CGA ’12 (LSM / Falls Church, VA / George Mason) program with the LCDR Paul Junghans, CGA ’11 (Defense / Damascus, … “(Facebook)
  • New London homeless reception center: “We are participating in the Target Circle program! You can vote for us and help direct Target’s donations to benefit our non-profit organization. For details on the program and restrictions, visit http://target.com/circle?platform=hootsuite&utm_campaign=HSCa … “(Facebook)
  • New London Public Library, CT: “Every Thursday we’ll be playing lo-fi hip hop from 11am to 12pm in the Adult Reading Room. It’s background music that’s great for focusing and studying.” (Facebook)
  • Ledge Light Health District: “Have you seen the latest episode of our video series – Ledge Light Health Watch? Our host, Carolyn Wilson speaks with Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter Director of Community Outreach and Education, Kris Sortwe … “(Facebook)
  • New London Public Library, CT: “Goo goo g’joob! This walrus is far from home and needs your help to get back into place! Watch our how-to video to help you assemble this handprint walrus craft. Handprint walrus kits will be available in Ro … “(Facebook)
  • New London Public Library, CT: “Today is the first day of our BOOKOPOLY Winter Adult Reading Challenge! Players can read on to win prizes donated by local businesses! The challenge will run from January 3 to February 28. . “(Facebook)
  • New London Naval Submarine Base: “New fitness goals for 2022? Download the official Navy PFA app from Navy App Locker to help you achieve these goals! Https://www.facebook.com/MyNAVYHR/posts/429987215463586” (Facebook)
  • Mitchell College Integrative Career Development: “The American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity (AAAED), an organization of equal opportunity, diversity and affirmative action professionals, will host a virtual career fair – accessible to all – April 7, 2022, from 1 … “(Facebook)
  • exit : “Mark your calendars !! See you on Friday !!” (Facebook)
  • Lyman Allyn Art Museum: “New year, new #BookOfTheMonth! Let author and illustrator Wong Herbert Yee take you into the world of a little girl solving one of winter’s greatest mysteries… who made these tracks in the snow? Are there any leads you will follow after today’s …. “(Facebook)
  • Mitchell College Integrative Career Development: “Do you love baseball? Would you like to gain real experience in the baseball industry in a variety of fields? The Mystic Schooners Spring / Summer Internship Program app is now live! Http: // mysticschooners. pointstreaksi … “(Facebook)
  • New London Public Library, CT: “Adopt-a-Book has been extended until Jan. 15. Check out these historical fiction books available to be sponsored in person or online. Visit www.plnl.org/aab2021 for a list of all available books. “(Facebook)
  • New London Public Library, CT: “Our Mystery Book Club is back for a Zoom session with local author, Faye Ringel! Faye will lead a discussion on Agatha Christie’s The Secret Adversary. Copies of the book are available at the public library’s loan desk. .. “(Facebook)
  • Mitchell College Integrative Career Development: “The BroadFutures Paid Training, Mentoring and Internship Program for Youth with Learning Disabilities and Related Disabilities will host a 5 week virtual winter strength building program from February 7 to March 10. The cost of the program … “(Facebook)
  • Next door neighbor, Lower New London: “I don’t know if anyone can help me! – Looking for a new aquarium for my turtle (Franklin), if anyone has one lying around and is willing to donate it for a good cause, let me know! not able to buy a new one! … “(The next door)

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Chris rhatigan

About me: Chris Rhatigan is a freelance writer and editor.