Groton police arrest three men in BB gun fight

Police responded to a call Friday night about a fight on Indian Avenue, where witnesses told them that Michael A. Smith, 22, had shot Michael J. West, 26, and West’s car with a BB gun earlier in the night.

Waterford police looking for man who stole donation jar

Police are looking for man who entered the Hess gas station on Boston Post Road on Tuesday, May 16, and stole a donation jar for “ Friday’s Dog Rescue Foundation” that was on the counter.

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A heartening rally, in the time of Trump

Wednesday's chants by Trump protesters will reverberate in Connecticut politics.

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Malloy, unions close to tentative deal on nearly $1.6B in concessions over 2 years

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and state employee unions stand on the cusp of a concessions deal worth close to $1.6 billion over the next two fiscal years, sources close to the talks said.

Speedbowl announces possible lease agreement, racing season to start in June

After canceling the first spring weekend of racing and staying silent for weeks, staff at the Waterford Speedbowl have announced they have plans to open to racers next month.

Alzheimer's walk group to meet Tuesday

The New London Walk to End Alzheimer’s Past Team Kickoff is scheduled for 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Academy Point at Mystic, 20 Academy Lane.

Last Green Valley's new guide released

The Last Green Valley announced Monday that it has released its updated edition of “Explore,” a comprehensive and complimentary guide to outdoor, indoor, and around-town adventures in the National Heritage Corridor.

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Old Rhode Island state fair building to provide apartments for homeless

A nearly 200-year-old building, once a centerpiece in Rhode Island state fairs, will soon provide housing for the homeless after a multimillion-dollar renovation

Memorial park opens at site of nightclub fire where 100 died

Hundreds have gathered at the opening of a memorial park at the site of a 2003 nightclub fire in Rhode Island that killed 100 people

Times Square driver says he tried to get mental help

A man accused of mowing down pedestrians in Times Square, killing a teenage Michigan tourist and injuring 22 others, says he had been trying to get psychiatric help

Oprah Winfrey tells grads to seek fulfillment in service

Oprah Winfrey says Smith College graduates should seek fulfillment by serving others