Shelter dogs Gus, Kiwi and Sasha in need of homes

When natural disasters strike, many temporary shelters aren’t equipped for and therefore don’t accept animals, leaving already-worried pet owners with a conundrum.

Grasso Tech students garden for a purpose

Students' garden benefits soup kitchen and the school's culinary department.

Thanksgiving donations needed

Groton Human Services is seeking donations to provide Thanksgiving baskets for 500 families this year.

18 arrested in Norwich police warrant operation

Eighteen individuals were arrested by police across the state Wednesday morning as part of a warrant sweep coordinated by Norwich police.

UPDATED: Police: 55-year-old Norwich man missing

Police are asking the public to keep an eye out for a 55-year-old man who they said went missing Wednesday, but that man has informed The Day he is safe.

Suspension would be Old Lyme officer's 2nd this year

Old Lyme police Officer Sal Milardo’s impending five-day suspension will be the second unpaid suspension he’s undergone this year if it holds up.

Police at Fox Tower arrest woman wanted in New York murder

Tribal police arrested a woman on a fugitive from justice charge Wednesday after discovering she was wanted in connection with a murder in New York.

Norwich officials 'fully engaged' in preventing downtown arson

Police and fire officials are investigating and taking steps to secure vacant buildings in the wake of three intentionally set fires in the city within a week.




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Submarine sponsored by Michelle Obama to be commissioned Saturday

The future USS Illinois (SSN 786) will be the 13th Virginia-class submarine to join the Navy's fleet of 52 attack submarines.

Sub Base, surrounding communities to be part of land use study

A year-long study will evaluate compatibility issues between the Naval Submarine Base and surrounding areas, and ultimately develop recommendations to ensure the base's operational needs are met while simultaneously preserving the economic...

Fifth Annual Honoring the Veterans Powwow to take place Nov. 5

Mashantucket— The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center will host its fifth annual Honoring the Veterans Powwow on Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. inside its 308,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility. This popular...



2 Bridgeport brothers plead guilty to distributing heroin

Federal authorities say two Bridgeport brothers have pleaded guilty to heroin distribution charges in connection with the overdoses of two people

Hartford police seize 10 pounds of 'sizzurp'

Detectives arrested a man and a woman who they said were selling large amounts of a concoction of illegal drugs known as "sizzurp."

End of an era: New system replaces Mass Pike tollbooths

Get ready for big changes on the Massachusetts Turnpike