More ticks carrying babesiosis parasite, raising risk of serious illness

A greater percentage of black-legged ticks, the same type that carry Lyme disease bacterium, are carrying babesia microti, the microscopic parasite that causes babesiosis.

USS Toledo returns to Groton

Jennifer Forehand waved to her husband, Chief of the Boat, Craig Forehand, as the U.S. Navy attack submarine USS Toledo (SSN 769) transited northbound on the Thames River en route to the Naval Submarine Base in Groton Friday.

New London Democratic mayor candidates square off

The two Democratic mayoral candidates on Thursday traded barbs, responded to allegations against one another and shared their visions for the city before a crowd of nearly 300 people at New London High School.

 New London Democratic mayoral debate

Crossing guards protect students on first day of classes in New London

School crossing guards headed to the streets Thursday as New London students start their first day of classes.

NRC reaches settlement with Dominion over apparent violations at Millstone

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Thursday announced that it reached a settlement agreement with Dominion Resources over alleged violations at the Millstone Unit 2 nuclear reactor found in an inspection report issued in April.

Groton Republican registrar reviewing Chipperini's Town Council candidacy

The Republican candidate received a letter saying her petition to run as a Republican for Town Council was disqualified on a technicality, but that denial is now under review.

Back-to-school in Lyme is full of excitement

The sounds of the first day of school became apparent Thursday morning even from outside the Lyme Consolidated School: teachers giving instructions, students talking enthusiastically and music spilling out of classroom windows.

Speakers at New London public hearing favor Army Corps dredging plan

Speakers at a public hearing Thursday almost unanimously endorsed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' proposed 30-year dredging plan for Long Island Sound.

Motorcyclist in fair condition following East Lyme accident

A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday was he was rear-ended and pushed into oncoming traffic, according to police.

Two seriously injured in Ledyard accident

Two people were seriously injured Wednesday in a head-on collision that occurred on Whalehead Road.


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