State to give $475K for Montville transfer station updates

A state grant will pay for environmental cleanup at Montville's waste disposal and recycling transfer station, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's office announced Tuesday.

Norwich Democratic candidates to hold meet-and-greet sessions

The Democratic Town Committee will host three candidate meet-and-greet sessions at different locations during the next two weeks for endorsed candidates running for City Council, Board of Education and city treasurer.

Fostering fall flowers at Harkness

Charlie Luxton, a seasonal DEEP employee at Harkness Memorial State Park in Waterford, cuts the "deadheads" off strawflowers in the park's "Cutting Garden" Tuesday.

Groton Town police charge man in Subway robbery

Police arrested a New London man Monday on charges he robbed a Subway restaurant and made his getaway in a taxi.

Red Cross helps 10 after Saturday night fire in New London

The Red Cross is helping four families — five children and five adults — after a house fire at 61-63 Summer St. on Saturday night.

Four women charged in connection with Pawcatuck fight

Police arrested four Pawcatuck women early Saturday morning after a fight in which one of them threatened some of the others with a black Air Soft handgun.

One injured in Old Lyme motorcycle crash

A Colchester motorcyclist was injured and flown by Life Star helicopter to Yale-New Haven Hospital Sunday afternoon after state police say he and another motorcyclist were traveling at a high rate of speed on Route 156 when he struck an Audi making...

Waterford police seeking public's help to identify women in perfume theft

Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two women who stole $1,800 in perfume from a Waterford Commons store on Sept. 26.



Bank of America directs fraud complaints to a sales pitch for cruises

Bank of America Waterford branch was giving out business cards directing customers to a sales phone...


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First lady to be in Groton on Saturday for submarine christening

First lady Michelle Obama will be in Groton on Saturday to christen the Illinois (SSN 786), the Navy's newest and most advanced nuclear attack submarine.

USS North Dakota class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-one sailors of "Class 15440" USS North Dakota (SSN-784) graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on Oct. 2. Seaman Mark Gonzalez was both class honorman with a 97.45 GPA and recipient of the Submarine...

The American Legion Walk for Veterans coming to Hartford

Hartford — The national commander of the American Legion, Dale Barnett of Douglasville, Ga., and Department Commander Paul Spedaliere will lead American Legion family members and friends in an Awareness Walk for Veterans on Oct. 8.



Smartphone apps link Greater New Haven college students to safety

Several universities in the area offer such apps, with names such as LiveSafe at Yale University, Rave Guardian at Quinnipiac University and at the University of New Haven.

Connecticut agency to play key role in Anthem, Cigna merger

Connecticut insurance department to play key role in proposed Anthem/Cigna merger

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered after Oregon shooting

Gov. Malloy orders flags lowered to honor the 9 people killed by gunman at Oregon campus