by Alexis Ann
Exciting news for reality television fans! The American Idol Live Tour 2010 stopped in at Mohegan Sun Arena on July 13th. In a backstage interview, Resident reporter, Jessica Warzeniak, spoke to the American Idol Season 9 top 10 contestants: Tim Urban, Casey James, Crystal Bowersox, Didi Benami, Aaron Kelly, and Connecticut’s own Katie Stevens. Later that night, Resident photographer Christopher Annino, snapped their pictures during the concert. See more here.
Hats off to the new officers of the Groton Rotary Club! R.B. Kent was installed as the president of the club by out-going president, John Silsby at the Mystic Marriott Hotel. Lian Obrey was the recipient of the prestigious Jerry Scarano Award. Visiting Rotarian and former Groton Rotary Club member Jerry Scarano, who sponsors the award, was at the meeting to congratulate Lian and to present the club with a $1,000 donation to continue the award. More here.
Congratulations to the Town of Groton for their 32nd Annual Fourth of July Parade. Grand Marshall Barbara Tarbox led the parade along Route 1 from Poquonnock Plains Park to the Groton Shopping Center. The theme was “Serving Your Country” and floats and marchers were decked out in red, white and blue. See it here and a photo slideshow.
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