Signs of spring


After the March 14 snowstorm, members of the Montville High School lacrosse teams spent six and a half hours clearing the snow off their turf field to prepare for the season.

New London Youth Talent Show rocks the Garde on Saturday

The seventg annual New London Youth Talent Show, which utilizes an established showcase format as a means to bridge cultural gaps and energize communities, takes place Saturday in a sold-out show at the Garde Arts Center.

Connecticut sticking with California on strict emissions standards

California will continue its commitment to standards set in 2012 to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions from gasoline-burning cars. It's a decision that could set the state, and the 12 others, including Connecticut, that follow its standards, on...

Police issue Silver Alert for missing 13-year-old

Police late Wednesday night issued a Silver Alert for Zyionna Holmes. She is described as a 13-year-old black female with black hair and brown eyes. She is 5 feet 6 inches tall, and weighs 150 pounds. No clothing description was available.

Speedbowl owner charged with patronizing a trafficked person

Danbury police on Tuesday night arrested the owner of the New London-Waterford Speedbowl for allegedly patronizing a trafficked person, according to Danbury police.

Route 156 reopens in Lyme after fatal one-car crash

State Route 156 was closed in both directions at Lord Hill Lane following a fatal one-car crash that occurred there about 1:45 p.m.

Police: Two cited after officer stop leads to foot chase

Officers assigned to quality-of-life patrol operations said they arrested two men Wednesday after both were drinking alcoholic beverages in public and one led police on a foot chase.

New London emergency personnel handle 4 overdose calls in 5 days

Fire and police personnel responded to four reported overdoses from Friday through Tuesday, including three during which responders administered Narcan and two that occurred in or near public places.

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Woman charged in Sandy Hook parent threat a court no-show

A Florida woman is set to plead guilty to threatening the parent of a boy killed in the 2012 mass shooting at a school in Newtown, Connecticut, because she thought it was a hoax

Man accused of leading store theft ring, making threats

Vermont State Police have accused a man of forcing women to steal bed sheets, bicycle parts, school supplies and other items from Wal-Mart stores in a theft ring across New England

Man linked to art heist to plead guilty in unrelated case

A reputed Connecticut mobster who authorities say is the last surviving person of interest in the largest art heist in U.S. history has agreed to plead guilty to unrelated weapons charges