Norwich student will have no financial worries attending Brown University


Norwich Free Academy senior Felicity Wang will receive the Sidney Frank Scholarship, a full four-year scholarship to attend Brown University this fall.

Police logs - April 30

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Poquonnock Bridge swears in new firefighter

Harry Reed, who was sworn in Friday at the Poquonnock Bridge Fire Department, was just named firefighter of the year in New London.

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.

Waterford police: Man stole baby formula from two Target stores in past week

Police on Thursday said they're seeking a man who allegedly has stolen baby formula from two area Target stores within the past week.

Waterford man charged with pot possession after crash

Police arrested a 27-year-old Quaker Hill man Thursday after police said he ran a red light, struck another vehicle and tried to hide a bag containing 11 ounces of marijuana before police arrived.

Prescription drug drop boxes added to state police barracks as fight against opioid abuse continues

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Thursday morning announced the installment of 11 new prescription drug drop boxes in each of the state's state police troops.

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House blocks bill prompted by Niagara, MDC bottling issue

Sen. Beth Bye, D-West Hartford, conceded the failure Thursday of an effort to pass a bill that would have regulated but not have prohibited a plan by Niagara Bottling to bottle up to 1.8 million gallons of Metropolitan District Commission water a...

Person struck and killed by Acela train in Guilford

An individual was struck and killed by an Amtrak train Friday morning at approximately 8:25 a.m near the Guilford/ Branford line.

Legislators send Malloy an invitation and a proposed fiscal plan

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says it's "unimaginable" he will sign any budget passed by the Democratic legislature that wasn't negotiated with his office