Yale-New Haven Hospital is opening new medical center in Old Saybrook

The Old Saybrook Medical Center, at 633 Old Middlesex Turnpike (Route 154) is being renovated into a "state-of-the-art outpatient facility," according to a news release.

Mystic nature center is asking its supporters: Got mice?

The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center has put out a public plea - for dead mice to feed its animals.

DEEP will tweak stormwater requirements

DEEP modifying stormwater requirements after municipalities complained of prohibitive costs.

State police launch operation S.A.N.T.A.

State police announced today that it has launched Operation S.A.N.T.A., its enforcement program for the Christmas and New Year’s holiday season.

Montville game store larceny suspects sought by police

State police and the Montville Resident Trooper's Office are seeking the public's help in identifying two suspects in a larceny last week.

Sterling woman charged with possession of drugs

Sterling - Kaila Burditt, 25, of 1097 Plainfield Pike was charged Monday with possession of narcotics, narcotics outside their original container and five counts of risk of injury to a minor. 

Deep River man dies in Essex car accident

A 28-year-old Deep River man was the victim of a fatal car accident in Essex Monday morning.

New London police gearing up for unrest with request for riot gear

Acting Police Chief Peter Reichard asked the City Council this week for permission to use $28,000 to purchase personal protective equipment, more commonly known as riot gear, for his officers.

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Why is no one walking the Amistad plank?

Chief State's Attorney Kevin Kane should investigate Amistad America finances.

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Sub Electronics Computer Field graduates 42

Groton — Forty-two sailors of Class 14150 graduated from the Submarine Electronics Computer Field, SECF, Apprentice course on Dec. 17.

USS Trout Class joins the fleet

Groton — Fifty-five sailors of “Class 15050” USS Trout (SS-202) graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on Dec. 18.

Submarine officer classes hold graduation

Groton — Twenty students of “Class 15010,” Submarine Office Advanced Course (SOAC), and 34 students of “Class 15010,” Submarine Officer Basic Course (SOBC), graduated in joint ceremonies on Dec. 18.

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Grant aims to expand indoor farming in state

Some Connecticut berry farmers may soon be growing their crops in the dead of winter.

Katz reappointed to lead children's advocacy agency

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that Joette Katz will remain in charge of the Department of Children and Families.