The Republican ascent

The party makeup of the region's legislative delegation has changed very quickly.


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Ramos gets maximum sentence for Norwich sharpshooter murder

Bus driver Sheila Harris, the mother of shooting victim Tynel Harris, had stood up shakily and sobbed as she delivered a brief victim impact statement. During Ramos' trial in February, she had been unable to stay in the courtroom because she found...

State police charge Montville man in connection to fatal February overdose

State police on Thursday arrested an Oakdale man who allegedly waited an hour in February before calling 911 about an unconscious man in his house who later died of an opioid overdose.

Construction slated to take place at Benham Avenue railroad crossing in Waterford

Residents traveling on Benham Avenue near its intersection with the shoreline railroad next week will have to use a temporary road bypass as crews work to reconstruct the crossing, police said.



Three overdoses, two 'saves' in less than three hours

Like other first responders around the region and state, the firefighters, ambulance crews, police and paramedics who work in Groton are on the front line of the opioid epidemic, rushing to call after call of "unresponsive person, possible overdose."

Out-of-district transfers drive Montville school budget

The school board voted to transfer money from the gasoline and heating accounts in this year's operating budget to cover an influx of Montville students attending magnet schools and special education programs.