Six Rotary Clubs gather in Old Saybrook tonight to support local and international causes

About 50 Rotarians from the Old Saybrook, Essex, Chester, Deep River, Mystic and  The Stoningtons Rotary Clubs met in Old Saybrook tonight to support the Estuary Council of Seniors. The Estuary is the meeting place of the Old Saybrook Rotary Club. Estuary Board & Old Saybrook Rotary PresidentGerri Lewis introduced Paul Doyle, Executive Director Tri Club (Rotary […]

Old Saybrook Rotary Club Installation – 06-19-2013

The Old Saybrook Rotary Club had their installation last night at the Saybrook Point Inn, which is a picture perfect facility right on the water. The night began with a fellowship cocktail hour outside on a private deck overlooking the marina. Incoming club officers, directors and foundation board members were all sworn in and ultimately […]

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Duryea Motors – The 1st Commercial Car Manufacturer in America

Charles Duryea was born on this day (Dec 15) in 1861. Charles and his brother Frank were bicycle makers who in 1896 would go on to be the first to commercially serial produce vehicles in America. They did so under the name of the Duryea Motor Wagon Company in what was the largest automobile factory in the United […]