U.S. Supreme Court rules Mohegan employee not immune from 'individual capacity' lawsuit

In an 8-0 vote, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that in a lawsuit brought against a tribal employee in his individual capacity, the employee, not the tribe, is the “real party in interest” and that the employee is not protected by...

Art students featured in Velvet Mill May Day celebration

After the success of last year’s holiday stroll, the Velvet Mill in Stonington is hosting a May Day festival this weekend, including an art show featuring works from Ledyard High School students.

Artist Kristen Thornton paints Lyme Library children’s room mural

Old Lyme-based artist Kristen Thornton has completed a woodland-themed mural for the Lyme Public Library’s Children’s room.

Ledyard police charge juvenile in Instagram hit list case

Police on Saturday evening located and charged the juvenile they said created an Instagram account that included an apparent hit list that named Ledyard High School students.

Small electrical fire quickly contained at New London nursing home

A small electrical fire at Harbor Village North Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at 78 Viets Street Extension was quickly contained before firefighters arrived on Monday.

Plainfield man seriously injured when car crashes into tree

A 31-year-old Moosup man sustained serious injuries when his car crashed head-on into a tree early Saturday morning, police said.

Two Bank Street bars cited during liquor compliance checks

City police said two Bank Street bars were cited with violations by the state Department of Consumer Protection’s Liquor Control Division after compliance checks Friday.

Groton City police arrest man wanted in Virginia

Police located and charged a man Friday after a Virginia police department reported that there was an active arrest warrant there for him.

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Art by military members and their families is focus of upcoming Hygienic exhibition

More than 100 pieces of art, mostly by veterans and active service members, will be showcased as part of "Journeys Onward," a new exhibition opening Saturday at Hygienic Art.

Groton-Mystic lacrosse team to play in tournament to honor veterans

A group of kids from the Groton-Mystic Lacrosse Association will combine their love of the sport with an opportunity to support wounded veterans.

Thames River Detachment meeting

Norwich — The Thames River Detachment of the Marine Corps League will hold a planning meeting at 7 p.m. on April 25 at the Veterans of Foreign Wars post at ‪30 Connecticut Ave. ‪  Planning for...

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Report: 1 person dead, 1 injured in Connecticut plane crash

A small airplane has crashed near an airport in Connecticut, killing one person and seriously injuring another

Massachusetts Sheriffs: Raise pot tax, use money for addiction treatment

Massachusetts sheriffs are urging lawmakers to consider increasing the tax on retail marijuana sales and earmark the additional revenue for substance abuse prevention and treatment

Investigators sift through wreckage after fire that killed 5

Fire marshals sifted through charred wreckage and worked through the night to try to determine what sparked a fast-moving New York City house fire