State: New London High School no longer a 'turnaround school'

Connecticut's first student scores from new standardized test indicate mixed results

Man, 86, spared prison in sex assault conviction of girl

Judge cites age, health of 86-year-old man in suspended sentence on sex assault conviction

Police: 77-year-old, mistaken for homeless, was kidnapped

Police: 77-year-old Danbury man kidnapped after man though he was homeless

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Woman struck by foul ball sues Red Sox owner

Woman injured when struck by foul ball at Fenway Park sues Red Sox principal owner

Police: 77-year-old, mistaken for homeless, was kidnapped

Police: 77-year-old Danbury man kidnapped after man though he was homeless

DMV commissioner: 'In no way are we out of the woods yet'

Motor Vehicles Commissioner Andres Ayala Jr. said Wednesday that wait times at branch offices are improving, but he can't predict when long lines brought on by a new computer system will ease.

Speakers at New London public hearing favor Army Corps dredging plan

Speakers at a public hearing Thursday almost unanimously endorsed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' proposed 30-year dredging plan for Long Island Sound.

Emails: From day one, state DOT pushed hard promoting bus system

As the $567 million bus-only corridor between Hartford and New Britain began operating this spring, state officials worked behind the scenes to shape public opinion of the project that has been a lightning rod for criticism because of its cost.

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Dear Gov. Malloy: Give Sen. Andrew Maynard a job

Let the senator recover from his brain injury in a less prominent role in state government.

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Seeing sailboats on the sound in Groton

Friends, from left, Sue Vickstrom of Baltic, Barbara Seagraves of Griswold and Janet Mislick of Groton relax by enjoying the weather and the view from UConn Avery Point in Groton Friday.

More ticks carrying babesiosis parasite, raising risk of serious illness

A greater percentage of black-legged ticks, the same type that carry Lyme disease bacterium, are carrying babesia microti, the microscopic parasite that causes babesiosis.

New Waterford police chief sworn in

Police Chief Brett Mahoney was officially sworn in on Friday before a crowd of about 100 people at Town Hall. In attendance was a large contingent of law enforcement officials and chiefs from surrounding towns.

DEEP reminds public that fewer state parks now staffed by lifeguards

The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection on Friday reminded state park visitors that the number of lifeguards at state park swimming areas will be significantly reduced as the end of the summer swimming season approaches.