The 63rd annual Stonington Village Fair


The fair is the largest fundraising event of the year for the Stonington Community Center and features a pie-making contest, used book sale, artisan booths, carnival games and live entertainment.

Residence attached to Old Saybrook gun store heavily damaged by fire

Multiple fire departments are on the scene of a fire Saturday that caused heavy damage to a large wood-frame home attached to the Grouse Perch Gun Store at 15 North Main Street.

Groton teacher, assistant athletic director charged again in domestic case

Leo R. Facchini, a science teacher and assistant athletic director at Robert E. Fitch High School, was charged Friday with violating a protective order.

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Sunday: Tosh Sheridan Trio graces Hygienic Art Park

The Tosh Sheridan Trio consists of guitarist Tosh Sheridan, drummer Yuichi Hirakawa and bassist Dan Shuman.

Municipal meetings - Aug. 2

Municipal meetings for the week of Aug. 2.

24 hours of Moby Dick at Mystic Seaport

Bill Steinmayer, portraying author Herman Melville, opened the Mystic Seaport's 30th annual Moby Dick Marathon reciting the first chapter from memory Friday onboard the historic whaleship Charles W. Morgan.

Norwich police charge registered sex offender with probation violation

Police said they charged a 51-year-old convicted felon and registered sex offender on Friday with two counts of violation of probation.

New London fire companies knock down blaze in former school

The New London Fire Department quickly knocked down a fire in a cinderblock building at 96 Hawthorne Drive on Saturday evening.

Car ends up on tracks at New London Union Station

The front end and tires of a white Kia Optima ended up on the tracks nearest New London Union Station on Saturday afternoon, after the vehicle rolled onto the platform.

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World War II fighter pilot: 'Last man standing'

Ernest Treff of Groton fought with the legendary Zemke's Wolf Pack over Germany

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Connecticut DMV changes could mean temporary long waits

Planned computer upgrades could mean initial long waits, consumer changes at Connecticut DMV

Hartford lawyer suspended for impersonating fellow lawyer

Connecticut Judge suspends Hartford lawyer for year for impersonating fellow lawyer

Officials: Man apparently drowns after Bridgeport bar fight

Officials: Man apparently drowns after Bridgeport bar fight, 2nd person sought

Officials: Man apparently drowns after Bridgeport bar fight

Officials: Man apparently drowns after Bridgeport bar fight, 2nd person sought

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