Sub Base, surrounding communities to be part of land use study

A year-long study will evaluate compatibility issues between the Naval Submarine Base and surrounding areas, and ultimately develop recommendations to ensure the base's operational needs are met while simultaneously preserving the economic...

Fifth Annual Honoring the Veterans Powwow to take place Nov. 5

Mashantucket— The Mashantucket Pequot Museum & Research Center will host its fifth annual Honoring the Veterans Powwow on Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. inside its 308,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility. This popular...

Author speaks about hope after traumatic brain Injury

New London — In honor of Veterans Day, Veterans Equine Therapeutic Services (V.E.T.S.), a Connecticut nonprofit, is hosting author and inspirational speaker Jennifer Field at the Coast Guard Academy on Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. Field...

Thames River Detachment to host planning meeting Oct. 25

Preston — The Thames River Detachment of the Marine Corps League will be holding a planning meeting at 7 p.m. on Oct. 25 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post located at 28 Spicer Road. Planning for the Marine Corps...


Region gets $50,000 Innovation Places grant

Thames River Innovation Place, a local effort to jump-start a more vibrant economic climate in southeastern Connecticut, has won the maximum $50,000 grant from the innovation-boosting agency CTNext to develop a strategic plan to attract...



Too much public money sloshing in election

The publicly financed campaigns for state Senate often cost more than the jobs pay.


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Frost, then snow? Where did the hot weather go?

Forecasters said there's a chance for snow Thursday morning. The NWS said there is a "hazardous weather outlook" for northern Connecticut, including Hartford. There is a chance for snow in other parts of the state as well, like Danbury.

Rhode Island youth league kicks out team after man plays in football game

The founder of a Rhode Island youth football team says its season is ending early after the coach put a man into a game against 13- and 14-year-old players


Rolling Stone reporter pressed about errors in rape story

The author of a Rolling Stone article about a rape at the University of Virginia is testifying that she didn't worry about the alleged victim's changing story because "it takes trauma victims time to come forward with all the details."