NFA defeats New London 63-40 to earn Class LL playoff bid

Quarterback Jawaun Johnson rushed for 303 yards and seven touchdowns, including five in the second half, as Norwich Free Academy cruised to a 63-40 victory over New London in their Thanksgiving Day game to qualify for the Class LL playoffs.

Waterford defeats East Lyme 22-16 in Thanksgiving Day matchup

Waterford has rallied with a pair of fourth quarter touchdowns to defeat East Lyme 22-16.

'Person of commitment' to be honored for her dedication to feeding needy

November is already a busy month at the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center, but when it's days away from Thanksgiving it can outright get “hectic.” Behind all the organized chaos is Sara Chaney, product manager at the food center.

Wallet stuffed with cash was found by the right person

Joyce Gardner said she could see several $100 bills inside, but did not want to be too nosey and never counted the cash before dropping it off at the Waterford Police Department.

Pro baseball players return to their Norwich school for Turkey Trot fundraiser

Students at the John M. Moriarty Magnet School got three live examples of how the school's new health and fitness theme can apply to real life.

Permanent Charter Review Board being considered in New London

A proposal to create a permanent Charter Review Board to evaluate the city charter and make recommendations for future changes is currently working its way through the City Council.

After turkey, eaters become shoppers

A few shoppers got a jump on holiday shopping by going out on a rainy Wednesday, while others plan to hit the stores today - after Thanksgiving dinner, that is.

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Groton moves closer to getting pieces of namesake sub

U.S. Navy grants tentative approval for Groton to receive the sail and upper rudder of the USS Groton.

Stonington bus drivers will hold vote on union

The bus drivers that work for the company that services the school system will vote Dec. 3 on whether or not to form a union.

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