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Groton City municipal election to be held Monday

Polls will open at 6 a.m. Monday for the biennial municipal election in Groton City, where voters will elect a mayor, six city councilors and the city clerk.

Waterford-Montville state representative to hold constituent meeting May 6

State Rep. Kathleen McCarty, who represents Waterford and most of Montville, will host a May 6 meeting at David’s Place in Oakdale.

Births - April 30

Births - April 30

VIDEO: New England Harp Day at CGA

Virgiree Knox-Pettaway pauses waiting for her part during a rehearsal session as part of New England Harp Day the Coast Guard Academy in New London Saturday.

Mud mayhem in Mystic

Participants crawl under an rope bridge during the Mystic Muddy Mayhem on Saturday at the Fields of Fire Adventure Park in Mystic.

Mohegans' development plan could benefit Norwich and beyond

Developers are expressing interest in long-neglected downtown Norwich properties and job training planners hope to meet the needs of the new project.

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How much money is in Charlie Buck's estate?

The story of Charlie Buck, accused of murdering his wife, is winding down with the settlement of...

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Opioid crisis stubbornly persists

Police are performing the dreaded door-knock duty frequently due to the incessant arrival in the region of "hot" batches of increasingly pure heroin and deadly fentanyl.

Police logs - April 30, 2017

Arrests by state and local police around the region.

'Incorrigible fraudster' to serve 9 years for housing scam, tax evasion

U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea sentenced con man Timothy W. Burke to 9 years in prison Friday, saying the scheme in which Burke took in millions at the expense of financially troubled homeowners was one of the most serious white-collar crimes...

Groton police cancel Silver Alert

Police have canceled a Silver Alert issued Friday for 15-year-old Ariana Orkney.

Accident injures motorcyclist in Stonington

A collision shortly after 3 p.m. near the intersection of Taugwonk Road and Route 184 closed part of that intersection.

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David Ortiz to address grads of Rhode Island tech college

Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is getting his first honorary degree, as he delivers the commencement address to graduates of a technical college in Rhode Island

Hundreds gather at Connecticut Capitol in support of immigrants

Several hundred demonstrators gathered outside the Capitol on Saturday to declare their support for the state’s immigrant community and to further denounce President Donald Trump’s immigration policies by proclaiming they’re...