Police logs - Oct. 10

Davon Fauntleroy, 23, of 19 Terrace Ave., New London, was charged Friday with improper use of a marker plate or registration, theft or illegal possession of a marker plate, failure to maintain minimum insurance and driving without a license.

Stonington police identify person killed in wood chipper accident

Police have identified the person who was discovered in a wood chipper on the Ogden Farm property Thursday afternoon as the 72-year-old owner of Landscape Unlimited.

UPDATED: Tractor-trailer rollover on I-395 ramp in Norwich cleared

The Exit 18 on-ramp of Interstate 395 was closed for a short time Friday morning after a tractor-trailer hit two light poles and rolled over, state police said.

Bank robbery reported in Norwich

Police are investigating the robbery of the Dime Bank on West Town Street.



Bank of America directs fraud complaints to a sales pitch for cruises

Bank of America Waterford branch was giving out business cards directing customers to a sales phone...


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Staff and volunteers with the Mystic Aquarium's Animal Rescue Team release four rehabilitated harbor seal pups at Blue Shutters Beach in Charlestown, RI, Friday.

Exploring historical roots of farm-to-table movement in New England

The farm-to-table movement in New England continues a tradition of agriculture built on a strong “sense of place,” according to Richard Judd, professor of history at the University of Maine.

Highly detailed maps of Long Island Sound seafloor being created by NOAA

The most detailed images ever created of the bottom of eastern Long Island Sound are being created as part of a multi-agency project scheduled to conclude later this month.

East Lyme First Selectman debate to be held Tuesday

The first in a series of political debates leading up to the municipal elections will take place Tuesday, Oct. 13 in East Lyme.



With bird flu, poultry owners asked to register flock sites

Connecticut agriculture officials ask poultry owners to register flocks over bird flu concerns

US maritime schools feel connection to sunken cargo ship

Loss of El Faro cargo ship is felt at schools that prepare students for the Merchant Marine

South Boston man convicted of killing neighborhood woman

South Boston man convicted of killing 67-year-old neighborhood woman in search for drug money

Amtrak: Pets welcome aboard Northeast Regional, Downeaster

Amtrak: Pets now welcome aboard Northeast Regional, Downeaster trains