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.
Dana Cameron will be the guest author at this year's Eighth Annual Jim Lafayette Memorial Series of Writers of Science Fiction and Fantasy on Aug. 10 at Otis Library in Norwich.
Norwich and New London will be among thousands of communities nationwide to host a National Night Out event on Tuesday, with free activities aimed at getting community members to mingle with police.
The Waterford High School Class of 1965 celebrates its 50th reunion on this weekend.
Crew of the United States Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba (WMEC 907) return to the cutter docked at Fort Trumbull Pier 7 after a brief shore leave when the cutter stopped in New London for fuel and maintenance Thursday.
The Salem Republican caucus has endorsed a slate of municipal candidates for the Nov. 3 election.
A 5-mile stretch of Interstate 95 North was congested due to an accident that has closed one lane of traffic just beyond Exit 72, the Rocky Neck Connector.
Police said they arrested two individuals Thursday at the scene of a camper — camouflaged from public sight — that contained heroin, materials to manufacture the drug, and facsimile firearms.
Police are seeking public assistance in locating a 13-year-old New London boy last seen on Wednesday.