Man rescued from truck in Oxoboxo Lake

A man whose pickup truck went into Oxoboxo Lake was helped to safety by a boater Friday evening.

Police logs - July 30, 2016

Arrests by state and local police departments.

UPDATED: All lanes clear after crashes cause delays on I-95 in Old Lyme

Traffic on Interstate 95 north was backed up just beyond the Raymond E. Baldwin Bridge because of a two-car crash, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Working quietly behind scenes, Norwich task force tackles opioid crisis

For more than a year, members of health and law enforcement agencies in Norwich have been working to streamline the city’s approach to the burgeoning opioid epidemic.

Fallen tree closes Dayton Road in Waterford

A portion of Dayton Road will be closed until around midnight because a tree fell and took down power wires with it, police said.

UPDATED: All lanes open after crash on I-95 in New London

All lanes of Interstate 95 north have been reopened, according to the state Department of Transportation.

Police logs - July 29, 2016

Arrests by state and local police.

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Summer is busy for Groton teachers

Groton teachers this year taught writing to 319 students during a summer academy, and attended workshops in math, English as a second language and encouraging positive behavior.

In discussing race, East Lyme community urged to find its 'shared humanity'

A community conversation on race was held Friday evening at the East Lyme Senior Center.

Chilling in the rain

Egrets spend time at a pond near Shennecossett Beach during a rainstorm Friday.

Preschool car show in Norwich

Assistant teacher Christal Stone, right, races preschool students A. J. Chriswell-Swan, left, and Ramiah Warnter, center, down the hallway in their cardboard cars down the hallway at the Case St. Early Learning Center in Norwich Friday, July 29,...

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New Sandy Hook school opens nearly four years after massacre

The public will get its first glimpse of the Connecticut school built to replace the one where 20 first-graders and six educators were massacred

Based in Rhode Island, the country's newest tall ship set to train students

Resembling an American naval vessel of the early 1800s, the country's newest tall ship is set to sail with its first students in an education-at-sea program also aimed at personal growth