Rollover in New London

New London firefighters and police work the scene of a motor vehicle accident involving an SUV and a compact car at the intersection of Broad and Colman streets in New London, Saturday evening, Nov. 18, 2017. The SUV  rolled over onto its roof, and no injuries were reported. (Tim Martin/The Day)

New London firefighters and police work the scene of a motor vehicle accident involving an SUV and a compact car at the intersection of Broad and Colman streets in New London on Saturday evening, Nov. 18, 2017.

Two arrested on heroin charges in Groton

Members of the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force and Groton Police Department on Thursday arrested two 26-year-old Groton residents on heroin charges, police said in a news release on Friday.

Book sale held at Bill Library in Ledyard

The Friends of the Ledyard Libraries is holding its annual Books and More Sale at the Bill Library, 718 Colonel Ledyard Highway, on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Craft show and stuff-a-bus event Sunday at Ocean Beach

The 3rd Annual Craft and Vendor Show to benefit the New London Community Meal Center will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Port ’N Starboard Restaurant at Ocean Beach Park.

Preston seeks to fill finance board vacancy

The Board of Finance is seeking applicants to fill a vacant alternate position on the board.

Pawcatuck, Westerly water boil advisory lifted

The public works department gave notice Friday afternoon that residents no longer need to boil their water before using and that no bacteria were found in town's water.

'Enough is enough': At least 5 have died in NL sober homes in 3 years

At least five people have fatally overdosed in New London sober homes in about three years. City Human Services Director Jeanne Milstein calls that "outrageous."

New London police union to collect turkeys, food, cash Saturday

Members of the city police union on Saturday will be stationed outside the North Frontage Road ShopRite to collect turkeys and nonperishable food items for the Gemma E. Moran/United Way Labor Food Center.

Police: More than 125 underage patrons were in New London bar

A spot check of bars and cafes across the city Thursday night spelled bad news for Octane, as police and state liquor control personnel documented more than 125 underage persons in the establishment, according to a news release.


Boston free speech rally draws a few supporters, many protesters

Protesters gather at Boston's Free Speech Rally on Boston Common Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, in Boston.   (Mark Lorenz/The Boston Herald via AP)

A few dozen free speech advocates have rallied peacefully on Boston Common but just like last summer's event, they were outnumbered by counterprotesters.

Two R.I. men get prison for lottery-related beating death

Two Rhode Island men are headed to prison for beating a man to death aboard a sailboat over lottery winnings

Police: 2 Quinnipiac University students set fires in dorm bathrooms

Two students at Quinnipiac University in Connecticut have been charged with setting fires in a dormitory

Man linked to Boston museum art heist seeks prison release in weapons case

A reputed Connecticut mobster who authorities say is the last surviving person of interest in the largest art heist in U.S. history wants to await sentencing in an unrelated weapons case at his home