Pawcatuck pooch is one lucky dog at Westminster


A St. Bernard from Pawcatuck won “Best of Breed,” honors Tuesday at The Westminster Kennel Club 139th Annual Dog Show.

Another Monday, another snowstorm

Barely two weeks after a blizzard, the region is going to get hit today with yet another storm, packing snow, sleet and freezing rain.

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Mayflower reflections

Snow melting along Bay Street in Mystic reflects the image of the Mayflower II, as it is being restored Monday at Mystic Seaport.

Most in state's congressional delegation say they will attend address by Netanyahu

Spokesmen for Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Sen. Chris Murphy, Rep. Elizabeth Esty and Rep. John Larson said Monday they were slated to attend. Rep. Joe Courtney is likely to attend. Rep. Jim Himes and a spokesman for Rep. Rosa DeLauro told the CT Mirror...

Former Norwich city manager gets $152,000 severance deal

The City Council Monday approved a severance agreement with former City Manager Alan Bergren that will pay him a total of $152,342 in three payments over the next several months.

Winter in no mood to loosen its icy grip; more snow forecast for tonight

This winter season has been like a houseguest who has overstayed his welcome and doesn't know when it's time to leave.

State Police spokesman Vance grateful for support, but ready for next assignment

Longtime State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance says he's been overwhelmed by an outpouring of sentiment following news of his unexpected reassignment but has accepted the transfer as “another phase of my career.”

Santaniello is remembered by all for wisdom, generosity

Retired state Supreme Court Justice Angelo G. Santaniello, who died early Sunday at age 90, was remembered on Monday by his family and lifelong friends, including Associate U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, as a man who gave more than he...

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Finizio campaigns better than he governs

Even Finizio detractors will admit he makes a good candidate.

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Police search for missing Ledyard teen

Ledyard — Police are searching for Ledyard teenager who has been missing since Sunday.

Priest from Greek church in Norwich victim in Route 2 fatal crash

Members of the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church are mourning the loss of their pastor, Father Matthew Baker, who died in a motor vehicle crash Sunday in Norwich.

Police say two children found at home of alleged New London drug dealer

Police seized crack cocaine and other drugs from a New London home on Friday and arrested three people as part of a drug trafficking investigation.

State police spokesman Vance to be reassigned

Lt. J. Paul Vance, the longtime spokesman for the Connecticut State Police, is being reassigned as a supervisor in the department's traffic division.

Creutz promoted to police lieutenant in Ledyard

Ledyard — Police Sgt. Kenneth Creutz was promoted to lieutenant during a swearing-in ceremony held Wednesday night at Town Hall.

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State debates how to regulate Uber, others

Connecticut is the latest state to grapple with how to regulate Uber and other ride-hailing services being embraced by the public but angering the long-established taxi and livery industry.

Home-schooling parents upset with Newtown panel proposals

Parents’ rights organizations from across Connecticut, including home schoolers, contend they would be treated unfairly by some public policy recommendations prompted by the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.