New Awakening: Congregation left legacy building to find solvency


It was not an easy decision for Second Congregational Church to give away its historic church and move to Waterford, but the pastor says it was the right decision.

Holiday closings across the region

What's open and closed on Christmas Day.

Holidays highlight region's growing needs

Despite the booming stock market and decreasing unemployment rate, the Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center distributed gifts and food this Christmas to 550 families, its most ever.

LOCAL

Stroke care gets high-tech at The William W. Backus Hospital

For the past several months, stroke patients at The William W. Backus Hospital have been receiving the care of neurologists through live video conferences.

Harbor School has a place in magnet plans

Harbor School will likely have to remain in use “for the foreseeable future” as the school district copes with rising student enrollment and limited space.

Principal Kathy Suprin retiring, bidding farewell to Friendship School

Principal Kathy Suprin, 65, has been with the Friendship School since it was founded in 2005, after starting her career as an elementary school teacher in 1972 at former bilingual school La Escuelita in Hartford. She retires Tuesday.

State police launch operation S.A.N.T.A.

State police announced today that it has launched Operation S.A.N.T.A., its enforcement program for the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season.

Montville game store larceny suspects sought by police

State police and the Montville Resident Trooper's Office are seeking the public's help in identifying two suspects in a larceny last week.

Sterling woman charged with possession of drugs

Sterling - Kaila Burditt, 25, of 1097 Plainfield Pike was charged Monday with possession of narcotics, narcotics outside their original container and five counts of risk of injury to a minor. 

STATE

Katz reappointed to lead children's advocacy agency

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that Joette Katz will remain in charge of the Department of Children and Families.

Malloy reminds residents mental health help available during holidays

During this holiday season, marked by many as a time of joy and excitement, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy reminded residents today that help is available through the 2-1-1 telephone service during the holidays to assist with referrals for...

Nurse from Connecticut treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone

In mid August, Tolland resident Jane Boggini traveled to Sierra Leone, where she worked to help stem the Ebola outbreak as a nurse with the Doctors Without Borders relief organization.

French power company to pay $772M in bribery case

Washington (AP) — A French power and transportation company has agreed to pay $772 million in penalties to resolve allegations that it bribed government officials in multiple foreign countries.

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