Gray tasting freedom after long incarceration for New London shooting death


Bennie Gray Jr., formerly of New London, is taking his second chance at life and running with it, like he once ran with a football in the green and gold uniform of his hometown high school.

East Lyme police arrest suspect in 12 area burglaries

Police on Sunday arrested a man as he attempted to illegally enter a house on Old Black Point Road, just hours after another burglary in which he is a suspect.

Police logs - Sept. 26

Arrests by state and local police departments.

Waterford police, firefighters help right capsized sailboat

Police and firefighters jointly assisted a man whose sailboat capsized Saturday in the waters off Pleasure Beach.

Police identify driver, pedestrians in New London accident Friday

Police have identified the three people involved in a motor vehicle accident Friday in which two pedestrians were struck and three people were taken to the hospital.

Police logs - Sept. 25, 2016

Arrests across the region.

Two injured in three-car Norwich crash

Two people were injured, one seriously, in a three-car accident late Friday on Washington Street in Norwich.

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A Craigslist creep preying on UConn women?

An ad looks for UConn women willing to participate in medical role play.

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Tossing Lines: Enjoying life’s precious journey to a wedding

A quaint, open-to-the-sky pedestrian bridge held strong symbolism for the newlyweds-to-be, the bridging of two lives. They’d accept no other venue. There was no Plan B in case of rain.

CG retiree receives equipment for equine therapy for vets

A former Coast Guard member from New London was one of 14 veterans who received donations this month from the Noank-based Work Vessels for Veterans to support their entrepreneurial projects.

Salem’s new librarian brings passion for learning

Vicky Coffin brings 17 years of public and academic library experience to Salem.

My Pet Pal: Georgia

Georgia loves strolling around Mystic to visit every available water bowl on Main Street.

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MIT's flea market specializes in rare, obscure electronics

Once a month in the summer, a small parking lot on MIT's campus transforms into a high-tech flea market known for its outlandish offerings

Former WWE wrestling executive becoming GOP mega donor

Former wrestling executive and two-time Senate candidate in Connecticut Linda McMahon is becoming a mega-donor in national Republican politics