Spelling perfection in Norwich

Jonathan Synott, looks up while he waits to here from the judges if a word was spelled correctly during the Ninth grade competition of the 33rd annual Lillian S. Young Spelling Bee presented by the Norwich Free Academy english department in Slater...

Braiden Sunshine advances to final 10 of "The Voice"

Braiden Sunshine, the 15-year-old Lyme/Old Lyme high School sophomore, was one of the two highest vote getters on NBC’s top-rated “The Voice” talent program on Tuesday and quickly advanced to the show’s Final 10.

Installing the last plank on steamship Sabino

Mystic Seaport shipwrights Jamie Kirschner, Chris Taylor and Matt Barnes installed the "shutter" or "whiskey" plank on the hull of the steamship Sabino at the H.B. duPont Preservation Shipyard Tuesday.

Thanksgiving is more than turkey and pie at Norwich Adult Ed

The 14th annual Norwich Adult Education Fall Festival and Multicultural Brunch is Thanksgiving two days early, international style. Students bring their favorite dishes from their home countries, while the adult education program staff provides...

Preston Ethics Commission seeks code changes

The panel will ask for residents' approval for an overhaul of the town's ethics code, including reducing the size of the commission, at an upcoming town meeting.

Two East Lyme school board members resign

Two Board of Education members have tendered their resignations to the town clerk, according to Chairman Timothy Hagen.



How many troopers does it take to arrest a masseuse?

An investigation of a Salem spa took months to complete.


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Man accused in Lebanon murder to pursue insanity defense

Attorneys for Alan P. Nadeau, who is charged with murder in the April 12 stabbing death of Christian E. Beloin in Lebanon, told Superior Court Judge Hillary B. Strackbein Tuesday that they intend to pursue an insanity defense.

Police logs - Nov. 25

Arrests by local and state police.

State police gear up for busy Thanksgiving highways

With tens of thousands of travelers driving through Connecticut during the Thanksgiving weekend, State Police are ramping up their plans to keep highways safe for all during the holiday rush.

Woman dies in one-car Westerly crash

A one-car accident at 336 Boston Post Road killed a 64-year-old woman Monday when the vehicle veered off the roadway, crashed into a stone wall and rolled over.

Rabid skunk found in Waterford

A skunk found in Waterford on Monday tested positive for rabies, according to a news release from the Ledge Light Health District.



Lawmakers eyeing second week of December for budget session

Connecticut lawmakers eyeing 2nd week in December for budget session, say progress made

Ex-UConn Student Gatti Applies For Accelerated Rehabilitation In Mac 'n' Cheese Case

The former University of Connecticut student who was charged with breach of peace after an alleged tirade over bacon jalapeño macaroni and cheese at the university's student union has applied for accelerated rehabilitation.