Coast Guard Academy investigating third-class cadets for alleged cheating

The Coast Guard Academy is investigating a group of third-class cadets for allegedly cheating on online quizzes, which would be a violation of the academy's Honor Concept.

Trump, Sanders victorious in New Hampshire primaries

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders swept to victory in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart candidacies and underscoring voters' insistence on shaking up American politics.

Company in Madison bus crash received 35 violations in two years

One of the two registered branches of Dahlia Group Inc. — the carrier whose bus flipped over in Madison on Monday, injuring more than 30 — has been cited with 31 violations since the beginning of 2014.

New London school superintendent proposes 2.5% budget increase

School Superintendent Manuel Rivera on Tuesday presented a $64.6 million budget to the Board of Education that includes a proposed 2.5 percent increase for the city’s share of costs.

Bill to extend concussions law to youngest athletes in the works

An effort to extend Connecticut’s concussion awareness and response laws to the youngest athletes now underway in the state Legislature’s Committee on Children received support Tuesday from one of the Connecticut’s experts in sports neurology, Dr. Anthony Alessi of Norwich.

Barn on North Road in Groton catches fire, collapses

No injuries were reported and no animals were in the barn, which was once part of a family farm owned by the Ackleys.

Ledyard man remains jailed after attack on mother

According to a police report, Alec Chattin called 911, frantic, and said he had stabbed the victim, identified as Brenda Chattin, twice and tried to kill her.

Man sentenced to three years for heroin-fueled burglaries

Craig Daignault said he knew one of the people who died from a heroin overdose recently after a deadly batch of the drug hit the streets in the New London area. He said he realizes it could have been him.

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Making ACA work

Millions of more Americans would have health insurance if all states had cooperated with the new law as did Connecticut.

Speed up generics

The FDA’s massive backlog of generic-drug applications needs to be addressed to lower the price of medicines.

Vital 1st step in attacking heroin crisis

Region recognizes heroin use a health emergency. Now comes the harder part.

Some neighborly literacy

Not all the news is bad or stressful. Little Free Libraries are one case in point.

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First & Finest: The 100-Year History of Naval Submarine Base New London

First & Finest: The 100-Year History of Naval Submarine Base New London
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Looking Back: New London County: Vol. I - The 1860s - 1930s

Looking Back: New London County: Vol. I - The 1860s - 1930s
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Looking Back: New London County: Vol. II - The 1940s, '50s and '60s

Looking Back: New London County: Vol. II - The 1940s, '50s and '60s
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The Charles W. Morgan: A Picture History of an American Icon

The Charles W. Morgan: A Picture History of an American Icon
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A Pictorial History of: The National Coast Guard Museum

A Pictorial History of: The National Coast Guard Museum: Respect the Past | Engage the Present | Look to the Future
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