Rendon takes the helm from Stosz at Coast Guard Academy

Less than 24 hours after being confirmed as vice admiral, Sandra Stosz was relieved of her duties as the superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy by Rear Adm. James Rendon during a change-of-command ceremony.

USS Alexandria Class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-five sailors of "Class 15260" USS Alexandria (SSN-757), graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on May 29. Seaman Andrew Moy was class honorman with a 99.15 GPA. Moy, who was also the recipient of the Navy...

International Ice Patrol commemorates WWII Greenland Patrol

New London — To remember the sacrifices and dedication of the World War II Greenland Patrol (1940-45), the U.S. Coast Guard International Ice Patrol, the First Coast Guard District, the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, the U.S. Coast Guard...

Stonington Country Club selected as site for Guinness Book of World Records attempt

Stonington — It's never been done before. And the iconic Guinness Book of World Records is watching. The foursome of golfers - including a U.S. Navy veteran, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran and a U.S. Army veteran - is attempting to set a...


Blumenthal hears support in Norwich for expanding federal transportation funding

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal heard several perspectives from about 20 government leaders and residents Thursday during a visit to the Norwich Transportation Center to discuss transportation funding needs both immediate and for the future.



Memo to Chief Ackley: The gag order is gone

New London police Chief Margaret Ackley needs to make some public comment about her plans.


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Judge dismisses gamblers' $3M lawsuit against Foxwoods

Connecticut judge dismisses gamblers' $3M lawsuit against Foxwoods over card-monitoring scheme

Proposed state budget diverts most new transportation dollars

While the tentative state budget deal technically dedicates $436 million in sales tax receipts over the next two years to stabilize transportation finances and back a major infrastructure overhaul, that same spending plan effectively diverts more...