Blumenthal, Murphy view snow cleanup efforts in New London, Norwich

Just 12 hours after New London's Mountain Avenue was cleared of snow Friday, the city's mayor and the state's two U.S. senators walked the cleared roadway to get a firsthand look at the monumental task that public works crews have faced since a Monday-Tuesday blizzard dropped more than 2 feet of snow on the region.

Coast Guard museum project may be picking up steam

The chairman of the National Coast Guard Museum Association has purchased the historic Union Station in downtown New London for $3 million, a sale viewed as necessary for the proposed museum to move forward.

 Deed for the sale of New London's Union Station

New London, state to share cost of first 5 months of Rivera's salary

When Manuel J. Rivera begins his tenure as superintendent of schools Monday, he will be working on a short-term contract and will be paid by both the city and the state.

Visiting nurses confront snow challenge

Some days, a snow shovel is the most important tool a visiting nurse can carry.

Stonington officials hear cost estimates for school options

It will cost between $45 million and $113 million to upgrade the town’s aging elementary schools, according to cost estimates presented to the K-12 School Building Committee on Thursday night by its architect.

Digging deep in New London

Bill Brown of New London shovels out his car in front of his home on Tilley Street for the third time as New London deals with the aftermath of Tuesday's blizzard.

State Bond Commission to vote on $100 million Norwich grant/loan package for sewer plant upgrade

Norwich is in line to receive $20 million in grants and $80 million in loans from the state to fund the $100 million planned sewer treatment plant upgrade project, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Thursday.

Mohegan Sun announces positive financial results for quarter

Mohegan Sun's parent company posted a healthy increase in revenue during the quarter that ended Dec. 31, it announced Thursday.

Crews work hard to reopen Groton schools

Groton Public Schools were set to reopen today, thanks to the hard work of snow-clearing crews from the district and town.

Charter Oak Federal Credit Union will award more scholarships

Charter Oak Federal Credit Union will increase scholarships in New London and Windham counties.



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Region storm-tested

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