Firefighters knock down Friday night blaze in Waterford in matter of minutes

Firefighters were able to stop a fire at the Bottinelli Monument company from spreading throughout the wood-frame building Friday night, according to Cohanzie Fire Department Chief Todd Branche.

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The following arrests were reported by area police departments.

Firefighters respond to blaze at Waterford business

About 9:45 p.m. Friday firefighters responded to Bottinelli Custom Monuments, at 717 Broad St., for the report of a structure fire.

Police logs - June 25, 2016

Arrests by state and local police.

Video game argument leads to stabbing in Groton

A 14-year-old stabbed another teen in the head with a kitchen knife Wednesday during an argument over a video game the two were playing, police said.

Stonington town employee injured during fight while on job

A town highway employee was injured Thursday during a fight with a landscaper.

Police logs - June 24

Arrests by state and local police departments.

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Prices soar on last day of Barrett-Jackson auction

More than 200 vehicles were to be sold Saturday, the third and final day of the event.

Sunday is Connecticut Historic Gardens Day

Historic gardens around the state are offering special events and activities from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday as part of Connecticut Historic Gardens Day.

Clothier Ray Smith takes his shop on the road

He knows his customers well. Their average age is 89 and they prefer elastic-waist pants, comfortable tops and fabric that is wash-and-dry.

Clergy 'cry out for the children of this town' amid opioid crisis

Churches minister directly to the addicted through meal programs, Bible-based recovery meetings and Christian rehabilitation centers, and some clergy end up performing funeral services for one young person after another.

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Corruption case casts harsh light on NYPD handgun permits

A police corruption probe has cast a harsh light on the lengths people will go to get a handgun license in New York City

Alumnus donates gunshot detection system to UConn

The University of Connecticut is participating in a pilot program for a gunshot detection system that was developed and donated to the school by an alumnus