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Eleventh Hour aims to expand


Tucked away next to Central Beverage on Central Street in Essex is the Eleventh Hour Bakery. The micro-storefront has just enough space for customers to stand and choose from an assortment of goodies like freshly baked lemon-ginger scones, croissants, pastries and paleo donuts and breads. A mini-fridge is tucked below the counter, housing the popular…

Services for Raymond Stanley Cota


Funeral services for Raymond Stanley Cota, 72, of Essex, who passed away last December, will be held at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Essex Jct. on Monday, July 3, 2017, at 11 a.m., followed by a burial at the Holy Family Cemetery on Lincoln Street and a reception at the church hall.  In lieu…

Letter to the editor: June 22


Thanks for help with Indian Brook cleanup On April 24 of this year, the Essex Conservation Committee held its 2nd Annual Invasives Clean-Up Day at Indian Brook Park. After a week of non-stop rain, it turned out to be a beautiful sunny day at the reservoir. This event was quite successful, attracting approximately 45 volunteers…