Old Lyme church takes stance for Palestine

The First Congregational Church of Old Lyme initiated a resolution to encourage churches to divest from “companies profiting from the occupation of the Palestinian Territories by the state of Israel.”

Unopposed in the 43rd District, Urban touts accomplishments

Democratic State Rep. Diana Urban, who is running unopposed for her eighth term representing the 43rd District (Stonington and North Stonington) points out that she has accomplished much in the past two years.

Bone marrow donors sought for Groton man with lymphoma

A bone marrow drive will take place from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Groton Municipal Building to try save the life of Mark Grabherr, a wastewater treatment plant operator and lifelong resident of Groton.

Second suspect charged in Norwich stabbing

Police arrested a second person Thursday in connection with a stabbing last month in which an unidentified victim suffered serious injuries.

Norwich gathering looks at procedures, pitfalls of interactions with law enforcement

Norwich police and the NAACP on Thursday sponsored "Both Sides of the Law," a forum to explain why police do the things they do.

Police identify woman found last week in Niantic River

State police today identified the woman whose body was discovered last week near the shore of the Niantic River as 42-year-old Julie Lanati of East Lyme.

Police find missing East Lyme boy

East Lyme — Police on Thursday canceled a Silver Alert for a missing 12-year-old boy.

Police search for missing East Lyme boy

East Lyme – Police on Wednesday issued a Silver Alert for a missing 12-year-old boy. Gabriel A. Velasquez is described as an endangered runaway who was last seen Wednesday in East Lyme. Velasquez is 4 feet 10 inches tall and has black hair and...

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North Dakota joins submarine fleet Saturday

After an initial setback, the attack submarine North Dakota is set to secure its place among the fleet. A commissioning ceremony for the submarine will take place Saturday at the Naval Submarine Base.

Legion Post 112 selling Veterans Day luminaries

Montville — The American Legion Post 112 and the Women’s Auxiliary in Montville will light luminaries around the post in honor of the past and current veterans and those serving today on Nov. 11.

USS Finback class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-six Sailors of “Class 14460” USS Finback (SS-230), graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on Oct. 17.

STATE

Comptroller candidates want to bolster transparency, fiscal security

The candidates vying to become Connecticut’s chief fiscal guardian agree more must be done to improve state government’s transparency and fiscal security.

Foley a no-show for latest gubernatorial debate

The discussion of the issues in the latest Connecticut gubernatorial debate was overshadowed by the elephant who was not in the room — Republican candidate Tom Foley.