When Manuel J. Rivera begins his tenure as superintendent of schools Monday, he will be working on a short-term contract and will be paid by both the city and the state.
Groton Public Schools were set to reopen today, thanks to the hard work of snow-clearing crews from the district and town.
The Great Island Wildlife Management Area stretches out under a hazy sun Thursday across from Route 156 in Old Lyme.
Three volunteer fire departments, including two in Norwich, stand to benefit from $840,000 in funding requests submitted to the state legislature this month by State Sen. Cathy Osten.
The accident, which involved an overturned vehicle, was reported at 12:44 p.m. and a portion of the highway was temporarily closed.
On Friday, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Police arrested Arturo Lopez-Valle, a fugitive wanted for murder in New York City, in the bus lobby at Foxwoods Resort Casino.
Hundreds of emergency medical technicians from fire and ambulance services across eastern Connecticut are now being trained in the use of Narcan, a drug designed to pull people from the brink of death from a heroin or other opioid overdose.
A man spat in the faces of two police officers Friday morning while being arrested, adding two counts of assault on a police officer to his charges.