Massachusetts man sentenced for selling counterfeit electronics for use in U.S. submarines

When Peter Picone sold counterfeit electronic parts from China and Hong Kong for use in U.S. Navy submarines, the U.S. Justice Department says, he knew their failure could have “catastrophic” consequences. He was sentenced last week to...

Submarine Electronics Computer Field class graduates 19

Groton — Nineteen sailors of Class 15120 graduated from the Submarine Electronics Computer Field, SECF, Apprentice course on Oct. 8. The SECF "A" school combines a core curriculum of electronics, fire control and sonar technician...

Mystic VFW 3263 to hold annual raffle on Oct. 23

Mystic — The Ladies Auxiliary of the Hugo A. Simonelli Post 3263, Veterans of Foreign Wars will be having their Annual Basket Raffle on Oct. 23. Doors will be open at 5 p.m.; the drawing starts at 7 p.m. Donated...

Coast Guard Foundation NYC event raises $250,000 for scholarships

New York — The Coast Guard Foundation, a nonprofit organization committed to the education and welfare of all Coast Guard members and their families, announced that at the 35th Annual Salute to the U.S. Coast Guard, which was held in...


New London registrar of voters announced special voter registration sessions

The registrars of voters have planned two special voter registration sessions prior to the Nov. 3 municipal election.

The Day receives three regional awards

The weekday and Sunday editions of The Day were recognized as Newspaper of the Year on Thursday by the New England Newspaper & Press Association.



Bravely going to sea has long been part of the region's culture

Coast Guard Academy cadets hear more about one of the more daring rescues ever at sea.


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Cops: Man thrown out of NYC club fatally shoots 1, hurts 2

Police: Man thrown out of NYC nightclub returned with gun, killing 1 woman and injuring 2

Actor Randy Quaid arrested in Vermont

Actor Randy Quaid could soon find himself in a Santa Barbara County, Calif., courtroom to face vandalism and trespassing charges after he was arrested last week in Canada and again days later as he tried to re-enter the United States.