Sprecace should resign as maritime society president

The valuable nonprofit needs to steer a new course to be less confrontational and better negotiate...


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75-year-old hopes to take the fear out of walking along busy road

Inspired by a report that names Route 1 the state's most dangerous road for walking, one Weston resident is making the about 120-mile journey from Port Chester, N.Y., to Westerly to advocate for change.

State parks to see reduced staff, hours due to budget cuts

Three state park campgrounds will close, lifeguards won’t staff shoreline beaches on Mondays and Tuesdays, and several state park museums and nature centers will have reduced hours after July 4 as the state Department of Energy and...

Reynolds' Subaru in Lyme plans expansion

The Reynolds' Subaru dealership on Hamburg Road plans to expand next door with a new facility for sales and service.

Century-old New London time capsule to be revealed next month

A mason will delve into the walls of City Hall this weekend in an attempt to access a time capsule placed in the cornerstone of the building during the start of construction in 1912.



Items owned by gangster 'Whitey' Bulger to be auctioned

Items owned by Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger are going on the auction block as the federal government attempts to raise money for the families of his victims

Bear seen wandering around town tranquilized, relocated

Authorities say a bear that wandered around a Connecticut town this week has been tranquilized and relocated

ACLU: Westerly Yacht Club's men-only policy violates Rhode Island law

A Rhode Island yacht club that allows full membership to men only is being urged to change its policy or face a possible lawsuit

3 dead as nearly 20 overdose on tainted heroin or cocaine in New Haven, surrounding towns

Officials in New Haven have declared a public health emergency following a string of overdoses linked to a batch of heroin mixed with fentanyl