Foxwoods hosts active shooter drill

The Mashantucket Police Department hosted an active shooter exercise at Foxwoods on Monday, bringing together police officers from across the region.

Broken down car trips up traffic on Gold Star Bridge

A car that broke down in an inopportune spot tripped up traffic on the southbound side of the Gold Star Memorial Bridge Tuesday afternoon, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Longtime bookkeeper at Norwich real estate firm charged with stealing more than $71,000

A longtime employee for a local real estate firm was arrested for first-degree larceny Monday following an investigation into alleged financial misappropriations over several years, police said.

Boating accident in Groton cuts short 2 promising lives

At left is Joseph Grzelak, pictured in this undated photo with Gunner. To the right is Joseph Formica. Both men died Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, after a boating accident in Groton. (Photos courtesy of Anne Murtha Grzelak and Evan Rowe, respectively)

A boating accident in Mumford Cove this weekend put an end to two young men’s promising futures and left a third man forever changed.



Michael Passero: The empty buildings mayor

New London's downtown has sunk to a new low, with empty storefronts, boarded windows, litter in the...


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Preston residents can enjoy concert before town meeting Thursday

Residents are being asked to gather Thursday at 7:30 p.m. for a town meeting to discuss whether to add a second resident trooper and review a proposed $3.56 million capital bond project, but residents also are being encouraged to arrive early for...

Events for Sustainable CT announced

Sustainable CT, a new statewide initiative, will hold two events in Eastern Connecticut.

Jason Catala brings passion to political roles

New London City Council incumbent Republican members Jason Catala, left, and Rob Pero, right, tally district numbers as they are called into Republican headquarters on State Street in New London. 11/8/05. (Tim Martin/The Day)

Jason Catala is a seasoned veteran of the education system, knowing it from the inside-out.

Over the rainbow and back

Erin Sousa-Stanley of East Lyme, accompanied by husband Chris Stanley, performs during a fundraiser at Chestnut Street Playhouse in Norwich. (photo courtesy of Dan Hall)

Erin Sousa-Stanley of East Lyme reached for it, touched it and isn’t quite through with that elusive “Land of the Rainbow.”



Philanthropists donate $100 million to 2 Boston hospitals

A telecommunications executive and his wife have given gifts worth a combined $100 million to two Boston hospitals to support innovation and patient care

Connecticut theater director accused of sexual misconduct

A Connecticut theater's artistic director is on administrative leave due to allegations of sexual misconduct

Yale fraternities delay rush events amid push to allow women

Several fraternity chapters at Yale University have postponed recruiting events amid a push by student activists to make the social organizations open to both men and women

Girl bitten on finger by rodent at Connecticut zoo

A small child has been bitten on the finger at a Connecticut zoo by a rodent native to South America