Children react to a magic trick performed by Entertainer Jason Pipitone at The Big Event 2015! presented Saturday by Dime Bank and the New London Kiwanis Club at Port 'N Starboard at Ocean Beach Park in New London.
Believing that democracy is not a spectator sport, the League of Women Voters of Southeastern Connecticut is sponsoring an essay contest on “Why Young People Should Vote in Local Elections.”
Hospital officials testify about proposed budget cuts before the state Appropriations Committee.
The Dominican Republic declared its independence from Haiti on Feb. 27, 1844. Dominicans in New London joined the city in marking the event Friday with celebration, ceremony and song.
The consultants advising Groton on new school construction outlined a new option Thursday: Demolish Carl C. Cutler and West Side middle schools and build new elementary schools on those sites.
In an effort to build consensus and community support for a new school building plan, town and school officials on Thursday discussed the priorities that should be included in an eventual plan.
Police seized crack cocaine and other drugs from a New London home on Friday and arrested three people as part of a drug trafficking investigation.
Lt. J. Paul Vance, the longtime spokesman for the Connecticut State Police, is being reassigned as a supervisor in the department's traffic division.
Ledyard — Police Sgt. Kenneth Creutz was promoted to lieutenant during a swearing-in ceremony held Wednesday night at Town Hall.