My Pet Pal: Scrubbie and Marley


Scrubbie and Marley are spoiled rotten, and they are more than happy with that.

2nd trimester honors for Mystic Middle School

2nd trimester honors for Mystic Middle School

Enough Said: Without food and water, the little bird’s fate was inevitable

I was the first to hear him chirping high up in the rafters at work.

Police say car driven by overdose victim strikes utility pole in Ledyard

A Groton woman, who police say overdosed on prescription medication, was charged with driving under the influence Saturday after they say she struck a utility pole on Cove Road and then left the scene.

Stonington Police charge StoneRidge employee with disabling smoke detector

Stonington police charged a employee of the StoneRidge retirement community with breach of peace Friday afternoon after they say he disabled a smoke detector in the dining room so it would not be set off by cooking.

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."

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.

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Birdseye Cafe to host benefit dinner for Veterans Equine Therapeutic Services

New London — The Birdseye Cafe, 187 Jefferson St., will host a benefit steak dinner with all the fixings and great raffle prizes on May 9 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Proceeds will go to the Veterans Equine Therapeutic Services to...

May events for the Mystic VFW

Mystic — The Hugo A. Simonelli Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3263 will meet on May 14 at 11 a.m. The Ladies Auxiliary will meet on May 9 at 6 p.m. The Mens Auxiliary will meet on May 5 at 6 p.m. There will be a V-E Day Remembrance...

Sub base security drills this week will include live automatic weapons firing with blanks

Groton — Between May 3 and 5, Naval Security Force drills along the waterfront of Naval Submarine Base will include live automatic weapons firing with blanks. A regularly-scheduled exercise, this training opportunity is a...

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Firefighters contain huge fire at New York City church

The main body of a fire that heavily damaged a historic church in New York City has been knocked down

Home invasion prosecutor retiring after 46-year career

One of Connecticut's longest-serving prosecutors is retiring after a 46-year career

Schumer: Probe billboards using phone data to track shoppers

A U.S. senator is calling for a federal investigation into an outdoor advertising company's latest effort to target billboard ads to specific consumers