Police charge 5 Stonington High boys with disseminating sexual images of classmates

Police say they have charged five male students at Stonington High School with disseminating doctored and actual sexual images of some female classmates to other students last month.

Police: Former Bacon Academy student made threat on Instagram

Police arrested a former Bacon Academy High School student Tuesday after he allegedly made a threat related to his school via the social media platform Instagram.

Boy injured after being struck by car in Stonington borough

Police said it appears the boy was riding his bicycle down Pearl Street and crossing Water Street when he was struck by the car.

Norwich man to serve 51 months for distributing oxycodone

A Norwich man was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Hartford to 51 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for distributing oxycodone pills while on supervised release for an earlier drug conviction.



Attorney general recuses himself from Connecticut Landmarks investigation

Jepsen issued a statement recusing himself after being asked about a 2013 fundraiser for Landmarks...


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Author appears at Pine Point as part of ‘Culture Jam’

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More than 70 elementary school students from Pine Point School in Stonington were treated this month to a reading and discussion of the book, “What Really Matters,” by author and The Elms resident Ralph A. Redding of Westerly.

Students participate in mock trial

Students from Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School attended the Civics First statewide Mock Trial Competition on Feb. 6. (photo submitted)

Students from Bennie Dover Jackson Middle School in New London attended Civics First’s statewide Mock Trial Competition on Feb. 6, the first time the city has sent students to the competition.

New London poised to begin $98 million high school project

With state funding for a $98 million high school construction project in jeopardy, the school district is rushing to get a shovel in the ground and meet a summer deadline to mark the start of a nearly $150 million overhaul of its high school and...

Montville pushes against potential teacher layoffs

Parents and teachers on Wednesday urged the Montville Board of Education to find ways to cut costs without slashing staff throughout the district.



Court case continued for woman accused of lying about rape

Court case of former Connecticut college student accused of lying about being raped by two university football players continued for a week amid pending defense motions to dismiss the case and suppress evidence

Man acquitted of murdering drug dealer's identical twin

A Bridgeport man has been acquitted in the shooting death of an aspiring musician who police say likely was mistaken for the victim's twin brother

Lawmakers unveil Connecticut Made label to showcase goods

State lawmakers unveiled the new Connecticut Made label that local companies to can use to showcase their products

Police: Handyman stole $10,000 worth of jewelry from home

Police say a Connecticut handyman stole $10,000 worth of jewelry from a home where he was performing work