Residents evacuated after smoke fills New London apartment

Eversource would soon be restoring power to nearby homes, although three buildings surrouding Building 6 would need to wait longer as the utility continued its work, said Battalion Chief Keith Nichols of the New London Fire Department.

New London woman charged with breaking into Pawcatuck school

Police on Thursday morning arrested a New London woman who allegedly broke into Pawcatuck Middle School overnight and stayed until staff located her in the morning.

Backus, L+M ERs busy with flu patients

With seasonal flu cases rising throughout the region, both of the area hospitals experienced high patient volume in their emergency departments last week.

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Norwich grand list has 1 percent increase

Bolstered by new solar gardens in the Norwich business park and at the Rogers Road landfill, the city’s grand list of taxable property rose by $19.3 million, or 1.06 percent in the past year, with increases shown in all three major...

Milone & MacBroom to conduct environmental review of Coast Guard Museum site

The Coast Guard Museum Association has retained the consulting firm Milone & MacBroom Inc. to conduct an environmental assessment that is required prior to construction starting on the National Coast Guard Museum.

New London to host celebration of Dominican Republic's independence

The Connecticut Dominican Society will celebrate the 173rd Anniversary of the Dominican Republic’s independence with a ceremony at noon Saturday at the New London City Hall, 181 State St.

East Lyme police warn residents of burglaries in Old Lyme

Police, after learning of burglaries perpetrated in Old Lyme, are warning residents to be wary and lock their doors.

Serial casino fraudster rearrested day he's released from Corrigan

State police on Tuesday arrested a New York man for being a fugitive from justice in Pennsylvania shortly after he bonded out of Corrigan Correctional Institution.

UPDATED: Missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl found in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania State Police say a missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl and her father — a suspect in a homicide — have been found.

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Connecticut College alumni write to Trump spokesman Sean Spicer

The letter to Spicer, signed by more than 1,200 graduates, reminds the Trump spokesman of the Honor...

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Search for Bridgeport murder suspect, 6-year-old daughter ends in crash

Police say a missing 6-year-old Connecticut girl has been found in Pennsylvania after a high-speed chase and crash involving a car driven by her father, who's suspected in her mother's killing

Malloy sees tide turning against GOP in governors' races

The National Governors Association is holding its winter meeting this weekend and President Donald Trump has put some moderate Republican governor's in an awkward spot

UPDATED: 6 face alcohol-related charges in UConn student's death

Six University of Connecticut students are facing alcohol-related offenses after a student was fatally run over by a fire department vehicle last October

Nursing home resident had two World War II-era grenades in his fridge

Two World War II-era grenades have been found in a suburban New York nursing home resident's refrigerator, prompting an evacuation

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