Memorial Day concert at Fort Trumbull


Lieutenant Commander Adam R. Williamson, the 7th Director of the United States Coast Guard Band in its 89th concert season, directs the band while performing at Fort Trumbull State Park in New London during the annual Memorial Day weekend concert,...

Girls on the Run appoints new executive director

Girls on the Run of Southeastern, Connecticut, a nonprofit organization for girls in grades 3 to 8 has appointed Molly Landreth Evak as its new executive director

Friends raise money to buy van for man paralyzed in 2010 crash

Friends from North Carolina, Virigina and Texas came to New London on Friday to surprise Gary Goodwin and help raise $40,000 to buy a service van that will allow him to get out of the house to visit friends, go to cookouts and make trips to the...

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Fifty-three seniors graduate from Saint Bernard School

Fifth-three students graduated from Saint Bernard School during ceremonies at the Cathedral of Saint Patrick on Friday.

Hospice House project to fill an unmet need in eastern Connecticut

With 12 patient rooms, a dining room, living room, chapel, counseling areas, children’s playroom and courtyard garden, the Hospice House planned by the Center for Hospice Care of Southeast Connecticut will fill an unmet need in the region.

Wheeler ceremonies mark Memorial Day with student essays

The middle and high schools each spent an hour Thursday marking Memorial Day, with ceremonies that recognized seniors going into the military, student essays and performances by the Wheeler band and chorus.

Pawcatuck woman charged with DWI after chasing down school bus, other driver

Police charged a Pawcatuck woman with driving under the influence and driving to intimidate or harass Thursday afternoon after they say she chased down a school bus in her car and later tried to force another driver off the road after the driver...

Newly independent Ledyard police aim to cut down accidents

Independent since Feb. 1 and equipped with first-ever town police chief, John Rich, the Ledyard force has begun an accident-reduction initiative and say they're already seeing some progress.

Propane tank catches fire outside Norwich apartment complex

Firefighters responded Saturday night to a propane tank fire outside Summitwoods of Norwich, an apartment complex.

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Parishioners hold last service at church after 11-year vigil

Members of a parish closed by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston have held a final service before leaving the church they've occupied in an around-the-clock vigil since 2004

Connecticut focuses on developing TV and digital industry

Connecticut focuses on growing the television and digital media industry despite early goals to be "Hollywood East"

Package explodes at New York prison guard's home, burns him

Authorities say an exploding package seriously burned a prison guard who found and opened it near his central New York home, and they're working to determine who sent it and why

DOT, Metro-North move ahead with Walk Bridge agreements

Connecticut's Department of Transportation and Metro-North Railroad are moving ahead with agreements to eventually replace the 120-year-old swing bridge over the Norwalk River

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