National Guard assists with snow removal in Stonington schools, downtown


Seventeen Connecticut National Guard members from the 192nd Engineering Battalion are using massive backhoes and dump trucks this morning to clear the parking lot at Mystic Middle School and Deans Mill School. First Selectman George Crouse had...

Lyme and Old Lyme getting back to normal

Lyme and Old Lyme officials say towns weathered storm well.

Military personnel continue cleanup operations

Those working to clear snow at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy were still digging out on Wednesday.

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Norwich planning official Davis running for Waterford first selectman

Norwich Director of Planning and Development Peter W. Davis, a Democrat, filed with the town clerk's office Wednesday to run for first selectman in the November 2015 election, Davis said shortly after filing.

Police: Roads passable, but still snow covered

The blizzard may be gone, but that doesn't mean that the cleanup is over.

Lapping in the snow in Niantic

Paul Lapedis runs down Main Street in Niantic as a snowstorm begins to impact the region.

State Sen.Osten requesting funds for three fire departments

Three volunteer fire departments, including two in Norwich, stand to benefit from $840,000 in funding requests submitted to the state legislature this month by State Sen. Cathy Osten.

UPDATED: I-395 northbound in Waterford cleared following crash

The accident, which involved an overturned vehicle, was reported at 12:44 p.m. and a portion of the highway was temporarily closed.

Fugitive wanted in NYC fatal stabbing arrested at Foxwoods Resort Casino

On Friday, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Police arrested Arturo Lopez-Valle, a fugitive wanted for murder in New York City, in the bus lobby at Foxwoods Resort Casino.

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Malloy pulls judge's nomination

Judicial nomination pulled because of questions about temperament

Woman jailed for stealing $1.7M charged again with theft

Glastonbury (AP) — An Ellington woman imprisoned for about 40 months for stealing $1.7 million from a law firm where she worked as a paralegal has been arrested on a charge of stealing from a Glastonbury hair salon where she was a receptionist.

Democrats likely to replace N.Y. Assembly speaker

Democrats in the New York state Assembly debated Tuesday on how to select their next leader — even though longtime Speaker Sheldon Silver has yet to resign after he was charged with taking millions of dollars in kickbacks over a decade.\n

Officials seek 12-year sentence in fraud case

A Venezuelan financier who ran a massive fraud scheme used investment funds as personal piggy banks to support a lavish lifestyle, including a $5 million home on Connecticut’s Gold Coast, prosecutors said in a memo urging a federal judge to sentence...

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