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March 13, 2014; Updated: 12:29 am
The president of the Groton Open Space Association said Wednesday she is “bewildered” by the Town Council’s decision to withhold support for an association grant application to buy 172 acres for open space.
March 13, 2014; Updated: 12:22 am
A couple stands on a footbridge above Yantic Falls in Norwich Wednesday afternoon.
March 13, 2014; Updated: 12:10 am
An increasing number of legislators from eastern Connecticut are calling for the return of state police emergency dispatchers to their local barracks and the reopening of the barracks during the overnight hours.
March 13, 2014; Updated: 12:07 am
Deborah D’onofrio of Hebron hands a lunch tray to her daughter, Alexa, 9, during a stop for lunch Wednesday at Fred’s Shanty on Pequot Avenue in New London.
March 13, 2014; Updated: 12:00 am
Inspectors from the city health, building and fire marshal’s offices condemned an eight-unit apartment house at 44 Laurel Hill Ave. last week after discovering a broken sewer pipe had caused raw sewage to back into the apartments and leak into the...
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:58 pm
NRC officials will answer questions from the public about specific performance issues and the agency's role in ensuring plant safety.
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:39 am
New London -- Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio announced today that City Clerk and Registrar of Vital Statistics Nathan Caron will resign effective April 4.
March 12, 2014; Updated: 12:01 am
Luke Hinckley of Norwich holds his son Kierce, 4, as he jumps over parking barriers Tuesday in the parking lot at Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford.
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:56 pm
Parks and Recreation Director Mark Berry told the Town Council Tuesday that groups are given priority to use playing fields in this order: Parks and Recreation first, then Robert E. Fitch High School, Groton youth sports leagues, resident adult...
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:55 pm
The consulting firm hired by the Board of Education to conduct a search for a new superintendent on Tuesday released a report — compiled with input from eight meetings with staff, students, city officials and community members —that...
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:42 pm
Armed with statistics showing cuts to school budget requests over the past 15 years, the Board of Education Tuesday approved a 2014-15 school budget that would total $74.4 million, a $3.3 million, or 5.48 percent, increase over this year’s...
March 12, 2014; Updated: 11:16 pm
Madison Harvey, 4, of Pawcatuck and Reid Chapman, 3, of Waterford play in the sand along the Niantic Bay boardwalk Tuesday as area residents took advantage of a slightly warmer day to get outside.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 11:24 am
After spending 13 summers exploring in the Black Sea, Bob Ballard said he knows the country of Ukraine well and knows how important it is to the Russian psyche.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 6:44 am
Thomas Alquist, associate head coach of basketball at St. Thomas More School and co-owner of the Brown Derby Lounge & Cafe, died Monday of an apparent medical condition while on his way to work at the lounge.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:17 am
The Water and Sewer Commission adopted Tuesday an official resolution stating that it would allow 13,000 gallons per day of sewage capacity for Landmark Development's proposed housing complex in the Oswegatchie Hills.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:11 am
State police say the two people discovered unresponsive in a running vehicle in Lebanon on Monday died accidentally from carbon monoxide poisoning.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 6:37 pm
Members of the Preston Veterans' Memorial School PTO have taken on the task of getting a new set of playground equipment for students in second through fifth grade after the Board of Education vowed not to seek new funding for the project from the...
March 11, 2014; Updated: 5:33 pm
The Administration Committee of the City Council voted 2-1 Monday in favor of an ordinance that would require a minimum of 80 officers at the police department.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 2:57 pm
The snow is still on the ground in most places, but a group of Norwich volunteers already is thinking about July 4.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 10:04 am
Mystic Aquarium staff and visitors are mourning the loss of a 33-year-old female beluga whale that died after a prolonged respiratory illness.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:38 am
Too many unanswered questions about costs have doomed, for the time being, a request to appropriate $300,000 for a new surveillance camera system in the city.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:31 am
The Groton Board of Education decided Monday to meet on March 31 to begin the process of determining how the public schools will look in the future.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:29 am
The Town Council on Monday approved the establishment of a non-lapsing fund for the Board of Education, taking advantage of legislation that will allow the school to save unspent funds in a rainy day account that can be used for unanticipated...
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:28 am
A referendum on a long-awaited renovation of Ledyard Middle School could be pushed back to November from the original goal of presenting it as part of the town's May budget referendum.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:23 am
Though the mayor, U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney and his staff, and representatives of the U.S. Postal Service have met twice in the last month to discuss the status of the post office building on Masonic Street, which has been for sale since 2012, no buyer...