Toddler injured at campsite at Rocky Neck State Park

A 17-month-old boy was injured Saturday morning when he fell against a Dutch oven his family was using to cook breakfast at a campsite at Rocky Neck State Park, according to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection's Environmental...

Friday 'quiet' in New London after 14 K2 overdoses in 48 hours

After treating 14 suspected K2 overdoses in a 48-hour period that began Wednesday, Lawrence + Memorial Hospital officials on Friday said things appeared to be quieting down.

Police logs - July 22, 2017

Arrests by state and local departments around the region.

New London man charged with operating a drug factory

A city man is in custody after a lengthy investigation into the dealing of heroin and crack cocaine in New London County led state and local police to him.



Electric Boat should open its wallet wider

Electric Boat and its corporate parent have pledged only a multi-year donation of $100,000 for the...


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Courtney, labor leaders sound off on cut in funding for apprenticeship programs

House Republicans passed a 2018 budget this week that “zeroes out” $95 million for apprenticeship programs and also cuts hundreds of millions of dollars in funding for other workforce training and employment services.

At house in Mystic, big hearts work to bring family a bigger home

Shanette Young-Williams volunteers every Saturday at a Habitat for Humanity property, part of the 400 hours of “sweat equity” requirement that comes with selection for Habitat homeownership. She anticipates that her family will move...

Spurred by everything from chickens to Trump, newcomers jump onto Montville ballot

Two relatively unknown school board candidates are part of a small handful of people in town who can't claim the "incumbent" title and have never had their names on a ballot before.

Sabino restoration steams along

Staff at Mystic Seaport got the steamship Sabino's J.H. Payne & Son two-cylinder expansion engine running Friday for the first time since December 2014. It has been out of service undergoing an extensive restoration and is expected to return to...



Over 1,000 hospital patients' records exposed in breach

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health says an employee of Tewksbury Hospital may have inappropriately accessed medical records for more than 1,000 patients

Mill owner where body found sentenced

The owner of a mill building where a body was found in a decades-old slaying involving New England's former mob boss has been sentenced to probation on gun- and drug-related charges

Nearly all Connecticut state beaches to be open for weekend

Environmental officials say nearly all Connecticut state beaches and swim areas will be open this weekend after latest round of water quality testing

Sand sculpting fest draws artists from all over the world

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend a sand sculpting festival on a Massachusetts beach this weekend