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February 3, 2019
USS South Dakota Joins Fleet as 'Most Modern Sub in the World'
Ninety-two-year-old World War II veteran Richard "Dick" Hackley handed over the watch Saturday to Lt. Ben McFarland, a sailor assigned to the Navy's newest submarine.

January 29, 2019
With Influx of Sub-related Workers, the First Task: What kind of housing is needed and how much?
With current population forecasts, southeastern Connecticut now has 6,000 more housing units than will eventually be necessary. And that doesn't account for the nearly 5,000 units that have been approved, are proposed or are under construction within the region.

January 29, 2019
Thresher Memorial Gets Approval from Army Secretary
A memorial to honor the 129 men lost aboard the USS Thresher (SSN-593) has received the final approval needed to be built on the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.

January 19, 2019
More Sub Workers and Sailors are Coming. Are We Ready?
With the heightened pace of submarine construction bringing an influx of people to live and work in southeastern Connecticut, a study is underway to examine the impact on housing and other services in the region and beyond.

January 12, 2019
Ross Reappointed to Lead Office of Military Affairs
Gov. Ned Lamont reappointed Bob Ross to serve as executive director of the state's Office of Military Affairs, continuing his role as an advocate for Connecticut's military personnel and their families, and as a liaison on defense issues.

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