Former Iraqi interpreter has mixed feelings on Trump ban

A former Iraqi interpreter who worked for the U.S. military early on in the Iraq War weighs in on Trump's original and new travel bans.

International Ice Patrol names enlisted petty officer of the year

New London — The U.S. Coast Guard International Ice Patrol has selected Marine Science Technician First Class Steven Skeen as the unit's Enlisted Person of the Year for 2016. Skeen distinguished himself as a leader during a taxing...

USS Groton class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-nine sailors of "Class 17160," USS Groton (SSN-694), graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on March 17. Seaman Daniel Cullen, with a 96.95 GPA, was class honor graduate. Aviation Structural Mechanic...

Machinist Mate (Weapons) 'A' School graduation

Groton — Twelve sailors of "Class 17050" graduated from Machinist Mate (Weapons) "A" School on March 17. Fireman Nathan Van Hoe received the Torpedoman Plaque as class honorman and was meritoriously advanced. Machinist Mate...


Waterford planning officials envision 'vibrant downtown area' with new zoning rules

Town planning staff and zoning officials are seeking to change development rules in the area around Town Hall and Waterford High School to encourage a central, pedestrian-friendly area with more flexibility for small businesses.



Is the Fairfield County golden goose dying?

Prices of real estate in some of Connecticut's priciest suburbs are down, with demand for big...


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Will NYC invite the 'Fearless Girl' to stay on Wall Street?

The question facing New York City is whether the 'Fearless Girl' statue should stand up to Wall Street's charging bull forever

1 dead, 1 injured after car strikes ceiling of tunnel

Authorities say one person was killed and another was injured after the car they were in went airborne and struck the ceiling of a tunnel in Boston