VIDEO: USS Providence returns home to Groton

During the deployment, Providence steamed more than 32,000 nautical miles, the equivalent of traveling from New London to San Diego and back — seven times.

Longtime EB spokesman's submarine portrait to be given to Michelle Obama

While working at Electric Boat, Neil Ruenzel used to say that when he retired he'd grow a ponytail and become an artist. While he hasn't grown out the ponytail yet, he has seriously pursued art. And soon, a piece of his artwork will be given to...

USS North Dakota class joins the fleet

Groton — Seventy-one sailors of "Class 15440" USS North Dakota (SSN-784) graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School on Oct. 2. Seaman Mark Gonzalez was both class honorman with a 97.45 GPA and recipient of the Submarine...

The American Legion Walk for Veterans coming to Hartford

Hartford — The national commander of the American Legion, Dale Barnett of Douglasville, Ga., and Department Commander Paul Spedaliere will lead American Legion family members and friends in an Awareness Walk for Veterans on Oct. 8.


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.

Leak at Millstone 2 prompts brief "unusual event" designation

Operators at Unit 2 at the Millstone Power Station declared an "unusual event," the lowest of the four levels of emergency classification used by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

Stonington absentee ballots now available

Absentee ballots are now available for the Nov. 3 municipal election.



Bank of America directs fraud complaints to a sales pitch for cruises

Bank of America Waterford branch was giving out business cards directing customers to a sales phone...


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