Attorney, NAACP skeptical of state's attorney's report on New London in-custody death

A day after the state’s attorney ruled New London police used appropriate force against a man who died in police custody, a lawyer for the deceased man’s family said he still plans to pursue a civil lawsuit.

Port Authority to help shape future at New London, state's other deepwater ports

Connecticut's port authority will serve as the primary marketer and driver of economic growth around the state's three deepwater ports: New London, Bridgeport and New Haven.

L+M offers Gentle Touch informational session for prospective volunteers

Lawrence + Memorial Hospital is recruiting volunteers for a unique program designed to help relax and comfort patients through Gentle Touch and Guided Imagery.

Woman found dead Friday in New London identified

Emily Eshenfelder's body was discovered Friday morning to the rear of 34 Bank St. Police continue their investigation but said it appears to be a tragic accident.

Police credit public in helping treat injured driver after I-95 crash

The driver of a heavy duty wrecker was flown by Life Star helicopter to Rhode Island Hospital on Friday morning after a crash and fire that snarled traffic for several hours.

Norwich police search for missing woman

Police issued a Silver Alert early this morning for a 26-year-old woman who was last seen Thursday.

New London man accused of firing gun into the air to ward off teens

A New London man was arrested Friday morning after being accused of firing his gun into the air to ward off juveniles who allegedly were trespassing on his property on Cape Ann Court.

State's attorney rules New London police use of force 'appropriate' in death of Lashano Gilbert

The New London Police Department on Thursday released 911 calls, radio transmissions and video of incidents involving Lashano Gilbert, a 31-year-old who died Oct. 4, 2014 after a violent encounter with police in the booking area of the New London...

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A Confederate flag flies in Stonington

A big Confederate flag appeared recently over a house on the water in Stonington.

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USS New Mexico welcomed home

Team New London, a group made of all the support commands on the Naval Submarine Base, gave three cheers as the USS New Mexico (SSN 779) returns to its homeport at the base in Groton Friday.

Lyme veterans hosting fundraiser Sept. 12

Lyme — Local veterans are having a fundraising ham and bean dinner on Sept. 12 at Lyme's Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, from 5 to 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 each.

Lyme-Old Lyme VFW Post offers temporary assistance to local vets

The Lyme-Old Lyme VFW Post 1467 has provided significant monetary help in the form of temporary services assistance to no less than 16 local veterans and family members in the last two years.  For example, it has paid for tuition,...

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