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    Welcome to Old Saybrook, CT

    Old Saybrook, CT is one of the oldest towns in the state of Connecticut, and a town that is important to U.S. history and culture. The town welcomes tourists and provides plenty of marinas, vistas and stores, not to mention beautiful shoreline areas. At the same time, the town controls its growth so that Old Saybrook retains its small community atmosphere. Recently, the town has renovated its... » Read More

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Welcome to Old Saybrook, CT

Old Saybrook, CT is one of the oldest towns in the state of Connecticut, and a town that is important to U.S. history and culture. The town welcomes tourists and provides plenty of marinas, vistas and stores, not to mention beautiful shoreline areas. At the same time, the town controls its growth so that Old Saybrook retains its small community atmosphere. Recently, the town has renovated its Main Street area as well as many important town buildings, including the firehouse and the library.

Facts about Old Saybrook, CT
What is there to know about Old Saybrook? It was first incorporated in 1854 but dates back to Colonial Times, back to 1635 when it was known as the Saybrook Plantation. Currently, the town has a population of over 10,000 people. The town is located in Middlesex County. Included areas in the general district are Saybrook Manor, the Saybrook Center and Fenwick.

Old Saybrook, Connecticut has spent over two million dollars on the Town Hall building renovation. The theater was originally constructed in 1901 and was used as a theater since the 1940s. It was completed in 2009 and celebrates the life and work of screen legend Katharine Hepburn. The theater is now called the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center. It seats 250 people. This is one of many landmarks that can be found in Old Saybrook. A number of famous people started in Old Saybrook, including Hepburn, Art Carney and "Beat" writer John Clellon Holmes.

Whether you are looking to vacation in this town or relocate here, you will not be disappointed. Some of the most important industries in the town include healthcare, construction, metal products, insurance and educational services. As far as population goes, 21.7% are minors, while 27.6% (the biggest percentage) is 45-64 years of age. There are also more women in the town than men, with 100 females for every 89.5 males. The median income for a household was $62,742.

The Tourism of Old Saybrook
Another developing industry in Old Saybrook, CT is that of tourism. There are currently fifteen sites that are recognized by the National Register of Historic Places. Some of these historical properties include the Black Horse Tavern, the Connecticut Valley Railroad Roundhouse, the General William Hart House and the Ambrose Whittlesey House.

If you are looking to book a stay at one of many luxury Old Saybrook hotels, then look for these names: the Four Seasons Condominium, the Saybrook Point Inn and Spa and the Deacon Timothy Pratt Bed & Breakfast. For a more economic lodging facility, try the Super 8 Motel on Spencer Plain Road. There are also many high quality Old Saybrook restaurants in the town. Some of the top establishments include Alforno Trattoria, Cuckoo's Nest Mexican Food, Jack's American Bistro & Wine and Liv's Oyster Bar.

All of this, and the weather is nice! This town boasts one of the mildest climates in the entire state. Generally, guests can look forward to relatively mild humid subtropical climates. Why, there are even "subtropical indicator" plants grown here, such as southern magnolias, loblolly pines and crape myrtles. Welcome to Old Saybrook! Why not stay a while?

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Imagining Chester: Special Exhibition Opens Nov. 1
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 2:59PM
CHESTER ? Imagining Chester, a special exhibit of paintings interpreting scenes of Chester will be shown during November at Maple and Main Gallery...
33rd Senate Candidates Face Off at Final Debate in Clinton
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 2:28PM
CLINTON— The three candidates for the 33rd Senate District seat faced off in a final campaign debate at Morgan High School in...
Three Dogs Quarantined After Attack on Smaller Dog in Ivoryton
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 2:01PM
ESSEX— Three dogs are being held at the town dog pound after an morning incident on Oct. 14where the dogs attacked and killed a smaller dog...
Letter: Road Tolls Not Simple Solution to Gas Tax Replacement
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 2:00PM
To the Editor: I attended the debate between Representative Phil Miller and Challenger Bob Siegrist at the Valley High School. I enjoyed the...
Letter: Linares has the Business Experience
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 1:37PM
To the Editor: I just received the latest campaign mailer from EmilyBjornbergin which she repeats claims that she has made during her debates...
Letter: Linares Debate Response Misunderstood
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 1:20PM
To the Editor: I attended the debate between State Senator Art Linares, Emily Bjornberg, and Colin Bennett on October 8th at Valley Regional High...
Acton Public Library to Host Author James Rourke Book Talk ? Nov. 5
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 1:18PM
Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, will host author James Rourke at a Book Talk at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 5, 2014...
LVVS November?s ?Pay It Forward? Book Donation Program
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:36PM
Literacy Volunteers Valley Shore, CT, Inc. encourages you to pay it forward by donating your gently used 2004 and newer books to replenish its...
Human Powered Submarines: The Turtle to Jesse III ? Nov. 15
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:31PM
ESSEX — The Connecticut River Museum will bring past and present together for this program exploring the local heritage of submarine...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
Books & Bagels ? Why Liberal Arts? Chester ? Nov. 16
Source: ValleyNewsNow.com | Oct 24th, 2014 12:27PM
Why Liberal Arts? At Books & Bagel in Chester, Wesleyan University?s president defends the liberal arts in the age of specialization Jobs for...
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