Women in Sciences Forum held at Conn College


Science and Technology Magnet High School of Southeastern Connecticut juniors react as Conn. College chemistry professor Stanton Ching uses the expanding gas of a liquid nitrogen to pop the top off a chip can while demonstrating the properties of...

Groton RTM takes up budget Wednesday

The proposed $125.75 million budget would require a tax rate increase of .82 mills, or 4 percent.

Paddington storytime to aid homeless slated for Stonington Free Library

The Stonington Free Library has scheduled a May 6 Paddington Storytime to help the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness raise awareness and funds to end family homelessness.

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Municipal meetings for the week of April 26

Municipal meetings for the week of April 26

The annual search for amphibians at Walden Preserve in Salem

Families looked for amphibians emerging from their winter slumber along the trails at Walden Preserve in Salem Friday as they participated in the annual Salem Amphibian Walk.

Rogers Lake weed study results to be presented Monday

Engineers will present the results of a study on the treatment of aquatic weeds within Rogers Lake, which sits between Lyme and Old Lyme, at an information session Monday.

Plans for regional dispatch in Montville on hold

The unionization of emergency dispatchers in Colchester has delayed plans for establishment of a regional dispatch center in Montville.

Stonington bank robbery suspect arrested in Norwich

Police on Thursday arrested the man wanted in an armed robbery on April 7 at the Dime Bank branch in Stonington borough.

Norwich businessman arrested on drug charges

Norwich businessman Zane Megos, who is currently on probation for taking deposit money for apartments and houses that never became available, was arrested Tuesday on drug charges.

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Maybe it's time to throw in the towel again, Mr. Mayor

New London Mayor Daryl Finizio had a bad week.

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Democrats restore many of Malloy’s proposed budget cuts

Hartford — Democrats in the Connecticut General Assembly rebuffed many of the Democratic governor’s proposed spending cuts on Monday, approving an alternative plan that fully or partially restores reductions to budget items...

Juvenile sentencing reform gains momentum in Hartford

A 33-year-old woman who has been incarcerated since she was 14 is serving as a poster child as lawmakers consider a bill that changes juvenile sentencing laws and enables juveniles who were tried as adults to get a "second look" before the state...

Police: Bristol man stopped for cellphone use had 1,000 bags of heroin in plain sight

Police: Man stopped for talking on cellphone found with 1,000 bags of heroin, $15K cash in car

Connecticut electrician to appear in 'Shark Tank' episode

Connecticut electrician to appear in 'Shark Tank' episode seeking investment in his company

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